Sydney, Australia Newswire (Page 4)

Sydney, Australia Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Coroner: Police should have moved in earlier in Sydney siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Miami Herald

    In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, Jieun Bae runs to armed tactical response police officers for safety after she escaped from a cafe under siege at Martin Place in the central business district of Sydney, Australia. Police responding to the deadly hostage crisis in a Sydney cafe underestimated the gunman's threat and should have stormed the building earlier, rather than waiting to act until the gunman had killed a captive, a coroner said on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

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  2. Lindt siege findings: Malcolm Turnbull flags changes to make Defence Force intervention easierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Age

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said Australia's century-old defence laws will be adjusted in accordance with the recommendations of the Coroner's inquest into the deadly 2014 Lindt Cafe siege, raising the possibility of the Australian Defence Force being given greater leeway to step into terrorist incidents. NSW Police Commissioner Mike Fuller admits that police should have stormed the Lindt cafe 'earlier' as the findings from the 18-month inquest are handed down.

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  3. Eventit: Take Action or Risk FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Here the firm's CEO has released his advice on how to take action, even when the next step is unclear. SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, May 24, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Being told to 'take action' is something that business professionals hear a lot. The problem ...

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  4. Rugby - Wallabies lock Mumm to hang up boots at end of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Star Online

    Australia lock Dean Mumm, who enjoyed a 'second coming' for the Wallabies that took him to the 2015 World Cup final, will retire from professional rugby at the end of the season, the Australian Rugby Union said on Wednesday. The New Zealand-born veteran of 57 tests would bow out to focus on his philanthropic interests and other career paths, the ARU said in a statement.

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  5. Sydney siege police should have stormed cafe sooner, report saysRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | The Gazette

    Australian police made key mistakes in handling a siege at a Sydney cafe that ended with the death of two hostages along with the gunman who'd claimed allegiance to Islamic State, a coroner's report has found. Police wrongly assumed Man Haron Monis, who had a history of violence and extremist sympathies, didn't pose an immediate threat to hostages during the December 2014 siege, New South Wales state Coroner Michael Barnes said on Wednesday after investigating the deaths.

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  6. Blue Ant Media acquires The Racat Group in effort to expand globallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to produce more video content and to expand internationally, Toronto-based Blue Ant Media has acquired Sydney, Australia-based media company The Racat Group. The deal gives Blue Ant new production companies based in the Asia-Pacific region, as well ...

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  7. Cops 'not to blame' for Lindt Cafe siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Katrina Dawson, 38, was one of two hostages killed in a dramatic 16-hour siege at the Lindt cafe in Sydney, Australia on December 16, 2014. Picture: Supplied. CCTV footage shows Senior Constable Paul Withers interacting with Katrina Dawson at the ...

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  8. Heron Signs A$12M Earthworks Contract for the Development of WoodlawnRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | World News Report

    Heron Resources Limited is pleased to announce that it has entered into the project development earthworks contract for its wholly-owned Woodlawn Zinc-Copper Project located near Tarago, 250km southwest of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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  9. Avery Verse Joins Femeconomy For An Equal TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | PR Log

    SYDNEY, Australia - May 24, 2017 - PRLog -- Avery Verse, an Australian luxury handbag brand, co-founded by husband and wife team Taylor and Christie Cook, are pleased to have joined Femeconomy and become a part of creating an equal tomorrow. Femeconomy, an online business directory, encourages consumer spending towards enterprises that are at least 50% owned by women or have women accounting for 30% of the board of directors.

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  10. Tom Cruise says Top Gun 2 'definitely happening'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The London Free Press

    SYDNEY, Australia - The Danger Zone may have gotten old and dusty, but Tom Cruise says he's about to fly back in. The 54-year-old actor says the long-discussed sequel to "Top Gun" is a sure thing and should start shooting soon.

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  11. Tom Cruise reveals 'Top Gun 2' to start filming soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this May 22, 2017, file photo, actor Tom Cruise arrives for the Australian premiere of his movie "The Mummy" in Sydney, Australia. The 54-year-old actor says the long-discussed sequel to "Top Gun" is a sure thing and should start shooting soon.

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  12. Australian police did not act fast enough to deadly siege: coronerRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: A hostage runs towards a police officer outside Lindt cafe, where other hostages are being held, in Martin Place in central Sydney December 15, 2014. Relatives of a victim of a 16-hour siege at a Sydney cafe in 2014 in which three people dead including the hostage-taker were killed, arrive for the announcement of the findings of a report by New South Wales Coroner Michael Barnes in Sydney, Australia, May 24, 2017.

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  13. Australian police did not act fast enough to deadly siege - coronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Australian police failed to respond quickly enough to the threat posed by a gunman responsible for a 16-hour siege at a Sydney cafe in 2014 in which three people including the hostage-taker were killed, a coroner said in a report on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A hostage runs towards a police officer outside Lindt cafe, where other hostages are being held, in Martin Place in central Sydney December 15, 2014.

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  14. Film Top Gun SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Gazette

    In this May 22, 2017, file photo, actor Tom Cruise arrives for the Australian premiere of his movie "The Mummy" in Sydney, Australia. The 54-year-old actor says the long-discussed sequel to "Top Gun" is a sure thing and should start shooting soon.

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  15. How a regional town helped Kingsford Smith's record flight stay on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | ABC News

    Ninety years ago, with the shadow of World War I slowly beginning to dissipate, the world was fixated and fascinated by aviation. But with the conflict over, the brave pilots who survived were keen to use their skills in civilian life, and in so doing, push the boundaries with this new type of transportation.

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  16. UAA men's basketball team adds another DI transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 6-9 forward Jacob Lampkin and 6-4 guard D.J. Ursery. The other freshman is 6-1 guard Brennan Rymer of Sydney, Australia. Clements, a first-team all-conference selection as a high school senior in Madison, Wisconsin, has shown a knack for knocking ...

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  17. Ready for actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Manning River Times

    WADE Harry will have his first taste of international hockey in the next two weeks as a member of the Australian All Schools under 16 hockey team. The 17-year-old from Cundletown jetted to Amsterdam last Friday with the squad.

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  18. Apptium Awarded in andldquo;Outstanding Performance in the Catalyst Programandrdquo;Read the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | Cellular News

    ... ed and headquartered in Washington D.C., with operations in St. Louis; Toronto, Canada; Chennai, India and Sydney, Australia.

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  19. Australia's Mining Bust Town ReawakensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Bloomberg

    Port Hedland , a shipping hub for the Pilbara iron ore region in Western Australia, saw house prices collapse nearly 70 percent in the past four years as workers lost their jobs and left amid the end of a resources investment boom. But prices there have reached a bottom and are now even rising.

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  20. The Mummy Photo Call in Sydney, AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    I didn't realize Russell Crowe was short, too. edit: okay, nevermind, because googling it says Russell Crowe is 6' and Tom Cruise is 5'7" but they don't look that different heightwise in most of these pics.

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