Perth, Australia Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Western Force granted injunction against Australian Rugby Union over Super Rugby axingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Stuff.co.nz

    Senior Western Force players Dane Haylett-Petty and Adam Coleman have declared the fight is not over after RugbyWA lodged an appeal to the New South Wales Supreme Court on Monday to prevent the club from being cut from Super Rugby. RugbyWA has also been granted an injunction order against the Australian Rugby Union , which buys the organisation valuable time and means the game's governing body cannot fold the franchise or move players on until the appeal has been heard.

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  2. Country Hour for Monday 14 August, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | ABC News

    The New Zealand government confirmed Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce is a citizen of New Zealand just hours after the Minister addressed Parliament to say he had referred the question of his citizenship to the High Court The latest report conducted by the United States Department of Agriculture has found there will be a surprisingly large volume of wheat in the world market this year, which consultant Mae Connolly says has seen prices drop But analyst Brett Stevenson says although the latest USDA report had some nasty surprises he thinks there were some silver linings, particularly for those producing decent high protein wheat The Grain Industry Association of WA has just released its latest report which predicts about 10 million tonnes of grain will be harvested this season Researchers in Western Australia have started working on a project to develop a sterile form of the plant ... (more)

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  3. Weighty issue plagues Kalgoorlie menRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Yahoo!

    Two in three Kalgoorlie men are battling weight issues, according to an online database tracking the Australian population's health. The Australian Health Policy Collaboration's interactive report, titled Australia's Health Tracker, shows 63.9 per cent of Kalgoorlie's male residents over 18 are overweight or obese.

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  4. Rugby - Force win reprieve, file appeal with Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    MELBOURNE: The Western Force have won an injunction order against a decision to axe the team from Super Rugby and lodged an appeal with the Supreme Court, setting up a costly legal battle the cash-strapped Australian Rugby Union can ill afford. The ARU announced its intention to axe the Perth-based Force on Friday after committing to fielding only four sides from next season as Super Rugby contracts to 15 teams from 18. The ARU had said in April they would cut either the Force or the Melbourne Rebels because of falling revenues and dwindling fan interest.

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  5. Brisbane woman run over by a 4WD in BroomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Daily Mail

    'You should call that stuff out': The Mooch criticizes President Trump's lackluster response to Charlottesville violence and says Bannon's toleration for white nationalists is 'inexcusable' Sickening moment white supremacist drove into crowds caught on camera by woman whose fiance pushed her out of the incoming car's path Woman, 39, seriously injured after being run over by a four-wheel-drive as she slept on a West Australian beach while camping with friends A woman who was sleeping on a beach in northern Western Australia has been seriously injured after she was run over by a four-wheel-drive.

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  6. Michael Cheika feels for fans after Western Force choppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The decision to dump the Western Force from Super Rugby was a massive disappointment for the team's "huge" supporter base, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika said on Sunday. The Perth-based Force are mulling further legal action against the Australian Rugby Union after the governing body rescinded their Super Rugby licence on Friday.

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  7. Grieving parents fight anti-vaxxersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    Macarthur area mum has posted a video of her daughter choking on Facebook to spread the message about immunising against whooping cough David and Toni McCaffery's baby died at only one month old. The couple features in the anti-vax campaign.

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  8. Rugby - Cheika feels for fans after Force choppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The decision to dump the Western Force from Super Rugby was a massive disappointment for the team's "huge" supporter base, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: Britain Rugby Union - England v Australia - 2016 Old Mutual Wealth Series - Twickenham Stadium, London, England - 3/12/16 Australia head coach Michael Cheika during the warm up Action Images via Reuters / Henry Browne SYDNEY: The decision to dump the Western Force from Super Rugby was a massive disappointment for the team's "huge" supporter base, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika said on Sunday.

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  9. WA regional towns held to ransom by airlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | NEWS.com.au

    AIRLINES are "crippling" WA's regional towns and cities with blatant gouging on ticket prices, a Government inquiry into high airfares will be told. Premier Mark McGowan announced the inquiry, to be led by the Economics and Industry Standing Committee, examining regional airfares and their impact on communities, businesses and tourism.

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  10. Michael Cheika vows to pressure All BlacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Yahoo!

    After the worst week in its worst season in memory, the code in Australia is crying out for some reason to feel hopeful for the future. Michael Cheika's new-look Wallabies could provide that if they pull off what appears a mission impossible against world champions New Zealand in the Bledisloe Cup opener in Sydney on Saturday.

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  11. Cello played at palace of King Louis XVI now in regional WARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | ABC News

    According to its owner, the cello has been played for more than 237 years and was in use at the court of King Louis XVI. Mr Goldschlager would not share the current value of his cello, except to say it would be equivalent to "what a house would cost" to replace.

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  12. Australians are sick of SANZAAR and will stand with Matt HodgsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. The bitter taste of injustice Australian rugby fans are experiencing today is made worse because it was born out of folly.

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  13. WA couple take gamble with citrus after underground water discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | ABC News

    Could underground water turn the Western Australian wheatbelt town of Moora into a horticulture hotspot? West Australian farming couple Sue Middleton and Michael Brennan believe they are proof it can. The presence of underground water gave them and their business partners the confidence to invest $20 million in the project, which has created jobs and pumped millions into the local economy.

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  14. Best snaps from the Aussie Geographic photographer contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Daily Mail

    From turtles feasting on a giant jellyfish to a kangaroo jumping across a lagoon, these stunning images capture the essence of Australia in prestigious photography contest The winner of the 2017 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year have been announced, with a stunning shot of a Little Egret taking first place in the Animal Portrait category. The competition's junior winner Georgia Poyner snapped an action photograph of a sleek porpoise breaking the surface of the water, while junior runner up Tess Poyner's submission is a misty photo of a Eastern grey kangaroo at dawn.

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  15. Monster 8m waves to smash state as storms brewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | NEWS.com.au

    A SEVERE weather warning is in place amid concerns thunderstorms, rain and and winds of up to 100km/h could smash Perth. WESTERN Australia's southwest is bracing for damaging winds as a cold front brings wild weather and the chance of flash flooding in Perth.

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  16. What comes next for shafted Force playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Mercury

    THE Australian Rugby Union will address the anticipated scramble for the services of Western Force players but the CEO of the axed Super Rugby franchise says their personnel don't need to make immediate decisions. RugbyWA are set to take out an injunction against the ARU's decision and if the Perth-based franchise win a right of appeal, they will take the case to the Supreme Court.

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  17. ARU moves to cut Western Force from Super Rugby; CEO to stand downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Southland Times

    Australian Rugby Union chief executive Bill Pulver has fallen on his sword following the announcement the Western Force will be cut from Super Rugby next year. After months of speculation, the ARU won its arbitration case against Rugby WA and said it would "discontinue the Western Force Super Rugby licence".

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  18. Around the wheels in 80 days: Cyclist aims to ride around the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Daily Star

    Spending more than 16 hours in the saddle, the 34-year-old is riding 240 miles every day to achieve his dream of crossing the planet in 80 days. The Scot set off from Paris in July and rode more than 6,500 miles through Europe to Beijing, where he flew to Perth, Australia.

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  19. Man sues Heineken after finding two dead geckos in his beer canRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Boing Boing

    ... of factors, we confidently believe there is no merit to this claim." A fellow traveling from Melbourne to Perth, Australia checked a single can of Emu Export lager. He was surprised when it popped out on the the conveyor belt at baggage claim. "My ...

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  20. Axalta Introduces Syrox Waterborne Refinish Coating Brand to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Coatings World

    ... across Sichuan Province. Axalta Coating Systems has recently opened a new training facility in Bentley, Perth, Australia. The center will become the key training destination for refinishers from the Western Australian region, focusing on the use of ...

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