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Newcastle, Australia Newswire

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  1. Gig guide: February 10-16Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star

    Lass O'Gowrie Friday, Bofolk Ballico & Special Guests, Issac Graham, The Duke Of Erlington, Spencer Scott. Saturday, Flight To Dubai, The Hedonists, Weather The Lizard.

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  2. Mystery of restaurant's collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    LIVE UPDATES: About 300 firefighters continue to battle a massive bushfire in WA's South West, which has been contained overnight but remains a serious threat. MORE than 400 cyclists have been caught without a helmet in South Australia during a police crackdown on bike safety in January.

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  3. Gloucester anti-fracking activist: 'CSG in NSW is dead in the water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Green Left Weekly

    "Coal seam gas in New South Wales is dead in the water", Julie Lyford, spokesperson for Groundswell Gloucester, said after AGL announced on February 4 it was quitting Gloucester. AGL had planned to drill at 300 sites in a geologically complex and rich farming region north-west of Newcastle.

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  4. Nonpsychotic Mental Disorders in Teenage Males and Risk of Early...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Circulation

    From the Center for Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology , Department of Primary Health Care , Occupational and Environmental Medicine , Departments of Molecular and Clinical Medicine , Department of Internal Medicine , Institute of Medicine, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, and Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden; and Hunter Medical Research Institute, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia . Correspondence to Maria A.I. A...berg, PhD, MD, Center for Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Medicinaregatan 11, SE-405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden.

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  5. Defence urged to act on Senate recommendations for Williamtown contamination crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ABC News

    Blood tests, property acquisitions and fishing licence buyouts are among the recommendations of an inquiry into the Williamtown contamination crisis. The community and the committee expects them to be leading and not lagging, in respect to how they deal with potential contamination.

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  6. AGL to wind up CSG project at GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: The energy industry giant AGL is getting out of coal seam gas. Among other things, it means the end of its controversial coal seam gas project at Gloucester, north of Newcastle.

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  7. More uncertainty for Adani's Carmichael thermal coal project in QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Age

    Indian mining and energy company Adani insists it may resume work on its massive Carmichael coal project in Queensland, despite reports suggesting indicating no further capital would be spent on the controversial mine this financial year. Unconfirmed reports have suggested that Adani management told the investment community in India that any future investments in the Carmichael project would depend on "visibility of revival in global coal prices".

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  8. Sacked crew on CSL Melbourne stir new shipping jobs fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Crew on board bulk carrier ship CSL Melbourne are refusing to disembark, as a new feud erupts over Australian seafarers being replaced by "cheap and highly exploited" foreign labour. Shipping company CSL has decided to send the vessel to Singapore, where the crew will be laid off and the ship redeployed to international routes.

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  9. Relationship Between Collateral Status, Contrast Transit, and...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Christopher R. Levi, MD, Department of Neurology, John Hunter Hospital, Lookout Rd, New Lambton Heights, Newcastle, New South Wales, 2305, Australia. E-mail Background and Purpose- Collateral circulation is recognized to influence the life expectancy of the ischemic penumbra in acute ischemic stroke.

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  10. Snow may be over, cleanup isn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... a pause on our holiday trip. But we love the snow, so we're having a good time," said Ben Moore from Newcastle, Australia. As drivers get out to roads which are still rough, governing agencies tell KRDO NewsChannel 13 it could take several more days ...

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  11. Forgacs jobs lost as takeover finalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | ABC News

    More than 150 employees of Newcastle shipbuilder Forgacs are without a job, now that a takeover by a Western Australian company has been finalised. It's been an extremely hard decision for us to exit the 53-year-old firm.

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  12. Copenhagen plans to divest over $1 billion from fossil fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Inhabitat

    ... started the trend, including Norway's capital , which abandoned a $7 million coal investment last year. Newcastle, Australia, noted as the world's largest coal port , also divested from fossil fuels in favor of more "environmentally and socially ...

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  13. 'He stomped on my head': Stories of domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Al Jazeera

    "Violence against women is one of the great shames of Australia," Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull admitted [Angelika Schwarz/Getty Images] She was beaten with electrical cords, had a gun held to her throat and was stabbed in the leg with a knife. But it was what happened to Sandy Wolfe on a remote property in Western Australia that finally convinced her that she needed to leave the man she once loved or she would lose her life.

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  14. PHOTOS: Sydney is preparing for a severe thunderstormRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The BOM in New South Wales has issued a warning earlier this afternoon to those living in Sydney, Gosford/Wyong as well as some areas in the Blue Mountains/Hawkesbury, Maitland/Cessnock, Greater Newcastle and Greater Wollongong. The "dangerous thunderstorms" were first detected around 4pm today and has since moved in a southeasterly direction towards Sutherland, Sydney City, Sydney Airport, Sydney Olympic Park, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Ryde.

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  15. Shipworker fears for future after jobs axedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | ABC News

    A Newcastle shipworker says he risks living in the gutter after being told his job has been axed under a plan to replace a ship that transports alumina to a Hunter Valley smelter. Pacific Aluminium announced this week that an Australian ship used to transport alumina from Gladstone to the Tomago smelter near Newcastle was being replaced with a foreign one.

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  16. Former Denmark striker Morten Nordstrand signs for Newcastle JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Nordstrand, 32, joins on a free transfer after leaving Danish Superliga club AGF Aarhus, having failed to start a match this season. The eight-cap international, who made his debut for Denmark against the Socceroos in London in 2007, has spent most of his career in his home country, save for a brief spell on loan to FC Groningen in the Netherlands, and has a goalscoring record of approximately one every three games.

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  17. Manhunt after woman and teen bashed during break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | ABC News

    A manhunt is underway north of Newcastle for a man who brutally bashed a woman and her teenage daughter while a toddler watched on. New South Wales Police said a 38-year-old woman was in her Shearman Avenue, Raymond Terrace home just after 5:00am on Thursday when she woke to find a man standing in her room.

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  18. Councillor slams Aboriginal snub in government amalgamation documentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | ABC News

    The New South Wales Government is being condemned for failing to mention Aboriginal people in a document proposing the merger of two councils. In a 20-page amalgamation proposal for Newcastle and Port Stephens councils, the government talks up the financial benefits of a merger.

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  19. Dallas Horadam Recognized by Worldwide Branding for Excellence in ConsultingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... diploma in business administration and a bachelor's degree in engineering from the University of Newcastle, Australia. He maintains affiliations with BHP Billiton Alumni, the Mining & Metallurgy Industry Network, and Mining Industry Professionals. ...

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  20. Billionaire Salim to Buy Rio's Coal Assets for $224 MillionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Washington Post

    A company run by Indonesian billionaire Anthoni Salim agreed to buy Australian coal assets from Rio Tinto Group for $224 million, expanding in an industry suffering from a global glut and plunging prices. The sale of the Mount Pleasant coal project in New South Wales to MACH Energy Australia Pty also includes potential royalties in the future, Rio said on Wednesday.

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