Darwin, Australia Newswire

Darwin, Australia Newswire

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  1. How's this for a snappy campaign?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AUSTRALIA is leading the world in commemorative spending for World War 1 with $8889 allocated for each digger killed in the Great War. THEY may seem like a great way to teach kids how to save, but Commonwealth Bank's Dollarmites school account could be doing more harm than good.

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  2. Govt has failed to protect people: TriggsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    THEY may seem like a great way to teach kids how to save, but Commonwealth Bank's Dollarmites school account could be doing more harm than good. TAXPAYERS are picking up the bill for faulty overseas boob jobs, with public hospitals spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on complications.

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  3. Borroloola residents betrayed by GlencoreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AS CASH becomes obsolete and we're racing towards paying for everything on a smartphone, we can't help but wonder why fees and minimum spends still exist. TONY Abbott said he stands by his rhetoric on Islamic State, after he compared the terror group to the Nazis of World War II.

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  4. Mango tree manipulation trial bears fruitRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABC News

    A research trial aiming to extend the harvest window for mangoes is showing some excellent results on a farm near Darwin in the Northern Territory. Farm manager Ross Maxwell said that without treatment the trees would have been producing fruit in November, like the majority of his orchard.

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  5. Diver breaks up mortal combat between deadly sea snake, stonefishRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    ... find a change of underpants would be more likely. But for experienced diver and fisherman Rick Trippe of Darwin, Australia, breaking up such a deadly struggle of nature didn't even require a second thought. The Australian realtor with a passion for ...

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  6. Genesee & Wyoming's "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at RBC CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "outperform" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at RBC Capital in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, ARN reports. They currently have a $85.00 price target on the stock.

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  7. Duo to pedal arthritis awareness on journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Courier

    MIKE and Stan are cycling all the way from Melbourne to Darwin in a bid to debunk myths that muscle and joint conditions only affect really old people. ON THE MOVE: Stan Proctor and Mike McKenzie are ready to roll out more support and awareness for the 6.1 million Australians with joint and muscle conditions.

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  8. Split mango harvest may lead to staff reductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The Top End mango season is forecast to have a split harvest; with two distinct peaks, leading to a reduction in staff numbers on Northern Territory mango farms and packing sheds. Supply and development manager for the Australian Mango Industry Association , Boyd Arthur, said the two flowering periods meant most Top End mangoes will be picked in two separate peaks.

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  9. $100k-a-year 'fake' found wandering the outbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Northern Territory News

    HE was supposed to be staying with his mum in Victoria, but by the time police caught up with Nicholas William Crawford, he was thousands of kilometres away, wandering along a remote stretch of highway between Alice Springs and Katherine in the Northern Territory outback. Today, the 30-year-old accused impersonator is in Queensland, where he'll face court charged with 115 offences, including an alleged rouse to land himself a $100,000 a year job.

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  10. Pilbara manliest place in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    Brendan Meiforth, Brodie Thompson, Jess O'Dea, Brent Marnane and Jacob Oakman are all Pilbara singles who are ready to mingle. Australian Bureau of Statistics figures released last week revealed some areas in the region had a ratio of almost 3.5 men to every woman.

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  11. Insider Selling: Genesee & Wyoming SVP Sells 2,041 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Genesee & Wyoming SVP Matthew O. Walsh sold 2,041 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.51, for a total transaction of $139,828.91.

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  12. NT not bound by separation of powers doctrine, Solicitor General argues to High CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC News

    The High Court of Australia has been asked to consider whether the separation of powers doctrine should, and if it currently does, apply to the Northern Territory as part of a challenge to the territory's paperless arrest laws. The laws brought into force in the NT in December last year allow police to arrest people and hold them for four hours, and longer if intoxicated.

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  13. Genesee & Wyoming Price Target Lowered to $85.00 at Stifel NicolausRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus' price target indicates a potential upside of 24.31% from the stock's previous close.

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  14. RBC Capital Lowers Genesee & Wyoming Price Target to $85.00Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a "top pick" rating on the stock. RBC Capital's target price points to a potential upside of 24.31% from the stock's previous close.

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  15. Genesee & Wyoming's Outperform Rating Reiterated at Cowen and CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "outperform" rating reissued by stock analysts at Cowen and Company in a research report issued on Tuesday, Analyst Ratings Net reports. They presently have a $89.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $103.00.

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  16. POW recalls horrors on Ambon as 70th anniversary of the liberation of Gull Force marked in NTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | ABC News

    When Australians think of the infamous Japanese-run World War II prison camps, they may think of Changi or know of the Thai-Burma railway. But Max Gilbert, 94, receives blank stares if he tells someone he was part of the Army's Gull Force and held prisoner on Ambon Island in Indonesia.

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  17. Police in NT after fake nurse bail breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NEWS.com.au

    THE market's bubbling on the Gold Coast, but it appears super-mansion owner Ric Rizzi's not interested in making a multimillion-dollar profit. LACHLAN Burleigh, 17, Ben Sawyer, 19, and Luke Shanahan, 21, were on the way back from a festival when their car it spun out of control.

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  18. Genesee & Wyoming Price Target Lowered to $82.00 at Bank of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage presently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Bank of America's price target would indicate a potential upside of 17.53% from the stock's previous close.

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  19. Tiwi Islands in the Northern Territory have the highest population...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Mail

    The Sistergirls of Tiwi Islands: How a remote community in northern Australia has the highest population of transgender people in the country - including children as young as six A collection of photographs have highlighted the lives of the Sistergirls - the transgender, homosexual or bisexual indigenous people living on Australia's remote Tiwi Islands, where children as young as six identify as being transgender. The Sistergirls live in a small remote community in the Northern Territory near Darwin where locals say as many as five per cent of the population consider themselves a 'Sistergirl' or 'Yimpininni' - a term used to describe the transgender indigenous people and those who identify as gay, lesbian and bisexual.

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  20. Melbourne CBD goes full Mad Max as Border Force's Operation Fortitude slammed into reverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ABF locked arms with Sex Crimes Division in the Northern Territory to raid 19 "establishments" in Darwin on Wednesday suspected of being massage parlour fronts offering special sexual services "alongside massages". Darwin is full of "young foreign workers and students" but ABF said Operation ABACI was not targeting workers but businesses exploiting young foreign workers and students who worked without papers.

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