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  1. Ayr police sergeant suspended for allegedly stealing a chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Townsville Bulletin

    The 41-year-old Sergeant from Ayr police station allegedly stole a chair from the Ayr Golf Club while on duty. Northern Region Acting Assistant Commissioner Paul Taylor said if the sergeant was found guilty of stealing, he would have to show cause before a Commissioner delegate as to why he should remain as a police officer.

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  2. Female-led attacks on rise in CBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Townsville Bulletin

    Bobbie-Joh Anderson was on duty as a bouncer when he was stabbed in the cheek with a high heel. "As I was restraining him I was struck on the back of my head by his girlfriend.

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  3. Improving public spaces could stimulate economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Townsville Bulletin

    BUILDING a series of walkways and improving public spaces along Ross Creek could help attract major private-sector investment into the city. The $135 million walkways project, which includes a two-thirds contribution from the State Government, is part of Townsville Enterprise's jobs package for the city.

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  4. Arrest called for: defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Townsville Bulletin

    A FLINDERS St bouncer accused of assaulting an off-duty military cop, says the complainant wouldn't back off while security were arresting his mate. Luke John Hume allegedly gave Tauraa Exham a herniated disc after detaining him in Flinders St, after Mr Exham spoke out about his friend's arrest.

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  5. Graziers urged to join compo fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Townsville Bulletin

    GRAZIERS crippled by the live export ban in 2011 have been urged to join a class action against the Commonwealth Government. The lawsuit, filed in the Federal Court on Monday, is seeking damages for misfeasance in public office and a declaration that the order to suspend trade with Indonesia was invalid.

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  6. Australia's plan inadequate to save Great Barrier Reef, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Raw Story

    Australia's plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef are inadequate, short-sighted and will not prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said Tuesday. The draft plan, released for consultation last month, was supposed to allay concerns by the United Nations about the reef's health after UNESCO threatened to put it on the World Heritage "in danger" list.

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  7. Jacobs Awarded Contracts through Brisbane Airport Airside PanelRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Business Wire

    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced today that it is on a panel of three consultants responsible for delivering more than A$100 million in airside capital expansion projects for the Brisbane Airport Corporation in Brisbane, Australia. BAC expects passenger numbers to more than double by 2034, and plans to invest more than A$2.5 billion over the next decade to enhance the airport.

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  8. Jamie Oliver at Jamie's Ministry of Food in Bradford when the centre first opened five years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    SINCE it opened in Bradford five years ago Jamie Oliver's Ministry of Food is accomplishing its mission of helping people learn basic cooking skills. In his Channel 4 series, Jamie's Ministry of Food, the celebrity chef looked into why many home cooking skills had disappeared.

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  9. Aboriginal boxer faces choice between world crown or jail timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | ABC News

    Indigenous boxer Damien Hooper has been given a choice between becoming world champion or going to jail after the Olympic boxing contestant was paroled for assaulting a police officer in what could be a last chance to fulfil his promise and be a role model for his community. LEAH SALES, PRESENTER: Indigenous boxer Damien Hooper from Queensland has been told he has a choice - stick on the straight and narrow and you could be a world champion, slip up and head for a long stint in jail.

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  10. Sean O'Loughlin has not been named in the England teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | This is The West Country

    England coach Steve McNamara has named an unchanged side for Sunday's Four Nations match against Australia but has not yet ruled out injured captain Sean O'Loughlin. The Wigan loose forward was forced to sit out England's opening 32-26 win over Samoa in Brisbane on Saturday after failing to recover from a quad muscle injury sustained in his club's Super League Grand Final defeat by St Helens earlier this month.

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  11. England keep same side for Australia as Steve McNamara keeps faith...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Daily Mail

    No English players and no Suarez... welcome to the 23-man Ballon d'Or shortlist as Bale battles Messi and Ronaldo for the big prize ADRIAN DURHAM: Mourinho's pre-match cuddle with Van Gaal made me sick... you almost felt the Chelsea boss was happy his old friend got a point after this love-in Up for the cup: Terry and Cahill travel up to Shrewsbury on Chelsea bus... but what are Filipe Luis and Co up to behind? Austin powers QPR to victory to ease agony pressure on Redknapp and pile pressure on Villa Lambert denies post-match Lowton 'row' with fans... as Villa boss claims star was just telling his WIFE to go outside! Premier League is riddled with cheating in the area - just look at United's outrageous headlocks - that's why we're launching a new campaign... HANDS OFF IN THE BOX GRAHAM POLL: Dark arts used by defenders is a stain on our game... and I'll be watching for big offenders FA ... (more)

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  12. 'We're gone. Tell them I love them'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Authorities are fuming about a hoax distress call which caused police, a rescue helicopter and commercial airlines to search the Sunshine Coast for a crashed plane that did not exist. A man pretending to be a pilot radioed in to the Brisbane air traffic control centre about 11.30pm on Monday, claiming he was having problems with his plane's landing gear.

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  13. Earth's 10 mysterious lost worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | NEWS.com.au

    ARE you tired of beauty spots overrun by tourists? Then feast your eyes on these unexplored and fascinating corners of the globe. IT'S one of the world's most populated countries and you'll be hard pressed to find a tourist here, but this place is about to be discovered.

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  14. Crown, Echo square off in Brisbane battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Crown Resorts and Echo Entertainment Group formalised round two of their bitter rivalry on Tuesday, with both companies saying they have met the deadline for bids to build a new casino and entertainment complex in Brisbane. But in a statement released to the market, Crown chairman James Packer said he was "fully committed to building something truly spectacular for the people of Brisbane, Queensland and the world".

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  15. The Queensland kid who became an America All-StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATE: FIRE crews have contained a large grass fire at Ballandean and say there is now no threat to homes. WHEN Karl Wright's body was found bound and gagged in a sleeping bag, his brother thought he had been murdered.

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  16. Four Nations 2014: Steve McNamara names same England side to face...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Independent

    O'Loughlin missed the narrow win over Samoa with a quad injury but could yet return if he proves his fitness 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 England coach Steve McNamara has named an unchanged side for Sunday's Four Nations match against Australia but has not yet ruled out injured captain Sean O'Loughlin.

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  17. Bids lodged for new Brisbane casinoRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Yahoo!

    James Packer's Crown Resorts and rival Echo Entertainment have submitted their proposals to develop a casino on prime real estate in Brisbane's CBD. Both confirmed on Tuesday they had formally lodged with the Queensland government their bids for developments at the Queen's Wharf site.

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  18. NT losing thousands interstate: ABS dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | ABC News

    It may seem counter-intuitive, but during a period of high economic growth residents have been leaving the Northern Territory in droves to live in other parts of the country. The drop has been so large the NT's population would have fallen in the past four years had there not been a record number of overseas migrants.

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  19. Former Anglo American executive facing $4m fraud claimRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | ABC News

    Mining giant Anglo American claims one of its senior executives in Australia misappropriated more than $4 million from the company over the last 12 months. In a civil suit filed in the Supreme Court in Brisbane, Anglo alleges Brisbane-based project director Glenn Tonkin, 50, ran an elaborate scheme involving fake invoices, a New York consulting company that did not do any work, and email correspondence with a supposed supplier in Florida who does not exist.

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  20. State parliamentary committee rejects bill to mandate ethanol-blended fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | ABC News

    A State parliamentary committee has rejected a private member's bill that would mandate the use of ethanol-blended fuels in Queensland. Katter's Australia Party MP Ray Hopper introduced the Ethanol Amendment Bill using similar legislation to the one the LNP tried to enact while it was in Opposition six years ago.

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