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  1. The Latest: Greste calls on el-Sissi to - undo injustice'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Washington Post

    Marwa Fahmy wife of Canadian Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohammed Fahmy, bursts into tears, as she is watched by human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, after the verdict in a courtroom in Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, the last twist in a long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.

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  2. The Latest: Greste calls on el-Sissi to 'undo injustice'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    Peter Greste, one of the three Al-Jazeera journalists sentenced to three years in prison, is calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to pardon him and his colleagues Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohammed. Greste told a news conference in Sydney, Australia, where he was deported from Egypt in February, that "in the absence of any evidence of wrongdoing, the only conclusion that we can come to is that this verdict was politically motivated."

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  3. Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges details the club's plans for the season ahead. Photo: Kenneth ChanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Jockey Club chief urges caution for the season ahead, seeing 2015-16 as "a year of consolidation" amid financial turmoil in Hong Kong and China Jockey Club chief executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges has traditionally shot low with estimates for the new season's likely betting turnover, but worrying instability in the financial markets have him even more cautious than usual as the 2015-16 term stands ready to go this Sunday. "It's normal to have fluctuations in the short term and normally it is not a big concern but the business climate in Hong Kong and China now looks a testing environment," Engelbrecht-Bresges said yesterday.

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  4. DIRTY DANCINGuntil August 30 at the CadillacRead the original story

    45 min ago | Suburban Journals

    The musical magic of a mambo and the thought of a restoration of travel with Cuba flooded my mind at the beginning of the drama.

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  5. a Colourful LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Yahoo!

    Born James Bartholomew Cummings, he will be remembered as one of the most successful trainers in the sport's history. He won 12 Melbourne Cups, seven Caulfield Cups, four Golden Slipper Stakes, five Cox Plates, and nine VRC Oaks crowns.

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  6. Jarryd Hayne in NFL game to see if he will make it into the San Francisco 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Will the Hayne Plane take off? Jarryd Hayne in his third and final crucial test game to see if he will make it into the San Francisco 49ers This weekend spells the final chance for former NRL star Jarryd Hayne to prove himself to NFL selectors and earn a spot at the San Francisco 49ers. After a blistering start to his career in the US, on Saturday Hayne will take his third and final shot at making the 53-man roster.

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  7. Delta Goodrem showers love on Kiwi contestantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    And Horowhenua-born Caleb Jago-Ward says the feelings on the set of The Voice are mutual, talking about his close bond with the chart-topping sensation as he chases glory on the Australian reality TV talent show. After wowing the judging panel and the crowd with a rendition of Queen's Somebody to Love , Goodrem proclaimed: "I found somebody to love."

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  8. Melbourne Cup legend Bart Cummings dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Horsetalk

    Cummings, whose horses won a record 12 Melbourne Cups during his long training career, died "peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by his family", according to his son, Anthony. James Bartholomew Cummings was born in 1927.

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  9. Batemans Bay plagued by bats, with residents calling for urgent council assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    Residents of Batemans Bay on the New South Wales South Coast have called on their local council to do more about flying foxes plaguing the town, saying the bats are affecting their quality of life and business opportunities. Former Eurobodalla councillor Robin Innes said she was among a number of residents who had been forced to leave their homes on a regular basis due to the odour, noise and disruption generated by tens of thousands of flying foxes in summer.

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  10. Sheep thefts spark fears of poisoned meatRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Police and vets have issued a warning that poisonous meat from rustled sheep is likely to have entered the human food chain, following a five-fold rise in livestock theft in the past five years.

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  11. Cameron Diaz is Completely Smitten By Benji Madden During Their Sweet Night OutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Popsugar

    When it comes to sharing sweet PDA, Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden are at the top of their game! On Thursday evening, Benji took time away from filming The Voice Australia to take his wife out for dinner. The couple, who was joined by Benji's brother, Joel, grabbed dinner at SakA restaurant in Sydney, Australia.

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  12. "Is It Ethical to Chemically Castrate a Child Sex Offender?"Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sentencing Law and Policy

    The question in the title of this post is the headline of this RYOT piece discussing an alternative sentencing debate afoot in Australia. Here is how the piece gets started : When it comes to its convicted child sex offenders, Australia is considering nipping the problem in the bud, literally.

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  13. Canadian Medical Association divesting fossil fuel holdingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Globe and Mail

    This photo taken on April 25, 2015 shows coal stockpiled at the coal port of Newcastle in Australia's New South Wales state. The Canadian Medical Association announced that it will pull money out of fossil fuel industries.

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  14. Mosley-Mayorga II - BoxingScene.com's Staff PredictionsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    The pair of aged former champs square off in a sequel to their Sept. '08 clash, with part two taking place Saturday evening at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

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  15. Vail Resorts Becoming A Global PowerhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The recent Perisher acquisition adds its first international resort to the company's portfolio. We think additional acquisitions are likely with the potential to move into Europe.

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  16. 'She knows who she is and what she wants': Erin Wasson gushes about ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'She knows who she is and what she wants': Erin Wasson gushes about fellow former Victoria's Secret beauty Miranda Kerr as she describes lingerie modelling as empowering And having worked together for Victoria's Secret, Erin Wasson, 33, has nothing but kind words for former colleague Miranda Kerr, 32, who was rumoured to have had a reputation for being 'difficult' when she left the brand in 2013. Speaking to Daily Mail Australia on Saturday, the American beauty said of Miranda: 'She knows who she is, she knows what she wants, she knows what she wants to do in this business.'

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  17. Celebrations to mark Hong Kong's liberation from Japan, in Central, in 1945. Photo: SCMPRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Like national independence days, contemporary war commemorations help us to understand political utilisation of historical facts for present-day purposes. The rearranging of commemorative dates connected to the end of the Pacific war in Hong Kong to suit broader political agendas is a prime example.

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  18. Body identified in northern NSW river drowning deathRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    The body of a man that washed up in the Hastings River south of Port Macquarie on the NSW mid north coast has been identified by police. Police have said that the man was a 39-year-old from Lakewood, roughly half an hour south of Port Macquarie.

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  19. Letter reveals Prince Charles' aggravation during 1981 New Zealand tourRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Prince Charles warned he would make New Zealanders "laugh out the other side of their faces" for repeatedly making fun of him falling off a horse, a letter set to be sold at auction has revealed. The handwritten note, sent by the first in line to the throne to a friend in April 1981, has been published by British newspaper the Daily Mail.

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  20. 1st place to be decided in final round of Australia's NRLRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " The Melbourne Storm moved into fifth place in Australia's National Rugby League and prevented North Queensland from taking a share of first with a 14-6 win Saturday over the Cowboys. North Queensland's third loss in four matches left the Sydney Roosters and the Brisbane Broncos level on 38 points with one week remaining in the regular season.

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