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  1. Qld election campaign continues in regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Yahoo!

    Queensland's political leaders will focus mainly on the state's regions on Tuesday as the fight to win critical seats there intensifies just days from the election. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will spend her third straight day in the state's north, while Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls will be in Brisbane to address the Queensland Media Club before heading to Townsville.

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  2. All aboard the election busRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    It's election time which means journos are back on the campaign buses. But are they just political stunt machines? But now let's catch up on the Queensland election where journalists are being bussed around the Sunshine State by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and her rivals: ANDREW LOFTHOUSE: Joel lots of photo opportunities I guess but not much on the policy front? JOEL DRY: Andrew, no promises, policies or pledges from the Premier today and that had nothing to do with poor management or a lack of ideas but more a recognition that the big political story that was always going to soak up all the attention today was of course the same-sex marriage plebiscite result, but Annastacia Palaszczuk was still keen to have her say on that and she did it in pretty spectacular fashion.

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  3. 'Confident' Ball fit for Gabba Ashes bowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | The Cricketer International

    Most players on the verge of their first Ashes Test might be hoping to emulate their heroes, but Jake Ball is hoping for the opposite. In one respect, anyway.

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  4. Ball 'fully fit' for Ashes openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Sky Sports

    The Nottinghamshire pace bowler sprained an ankle during a warm-up game in Adelaide last week, leading to fears he may slip out of contention for the first Ashes Test, which starts on Thursday. However, Ball says he is raring to go if selected at the Gabba in Brisbane after stepping up his recovery during England's draw against a Cricket Australia XI in Townsville.

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  5. Queensland school cuts boarders after abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

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  6. Pauline Hanson holds her new grandson Nate days from pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Daily Mail

    Pauline Hanson pictured proudly holds her new grandson Nate - as she takes a day off from the campaign trail to be with her daughter Pauline Hanson has become a grandmother for the fifth time, holding a baby boy on a day off from the campaign trail. The One Nation leader welcomed the birth of young Nate on Monday morning, only five days out from the Queensland election where her party is tipped to pick up seats and possibly decide who forms government.

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  7. Qld school cuts boarders after abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | NEWS.com.au

    A north Queensland indigenous college is closing its secondary school and will no longer take boarders following child abuse investigations. Uniting Church Reverend David Baker says the decision was based on the "welfare and best interests of our students" at Shalom Christian College.

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  8. Parliament to sit without Liberals: KatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | NEWS.com.au

    Bob Katter is lobbying fellow MPs to have parliament sit next week, despite the government postponing the House of Representatives by a week. Leader of the House Christopher Pyne announced on Monday the lower house would not meet as scheduled from November 27. Instead, it will return on December 4, with the government claiming the Senate won't finish debate on same-sex marriage legislation until November 30. Only the Speaker of the House of Representatives has the power to postpone parliamentary sittings, but Mr Katter foreshadowed plans to go rogue.

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  9. Townsville Christian high school shuts after revealing safety concerns to sex abuse inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | ABC News

    Shalom Christian College in Townsville is shutting down its secondary and boarding schools, saying it is in the "best interests of our students". The north Queensland college was criticised during the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse for its handling of the sexual assault of a 14-year-old-girl in 2006.

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  10. Bayliss: England 'very confident' of Ashes successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Iol.co.za

    England's team captain Joe Root holds the Ashes trophy as they are the current holders of the Ashes. Photo: Adam Davy/PA via AP Coach Trevor Bayliss says England are "very confident" of their chances in this week's opening Ashes Test in Brisbane despite expecting Australia to hit hard from the start.

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  11. Ashes: Australia 'see things they like' in England - Darren LehmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | BBC News

    Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and BBC Sport website. Live text commentary on BBC Sport website and app.

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  12. What England must do to win the AshesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | The Cricketer International

    It hasn't been the ideal preparation for England ahead of the Ashes. Can they overcome Australia on their home soil? The Australian seam attack is terrific.

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  13. Why Jason Sangha's mum missed his history-making centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    While teenager Jason Sangha was becoming the youngest Australian to hit a first-class century against England, his mum Sylvia was experiencing three agonising hours on a plane. Sangha derailed England's Ashes preparations on Saturday when he hit 133 as part of a four-and-a-half hour, 263-run fourth-wicket partnership with Matt Short for the Cricket Australia XI in Townsville.

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  14. Bayliss confident of England's success at GabbaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | CricketCountry.com

    Brisbane: Coach Trevor Bayliss says England are "very confident" of their chances in this week's opening Ashes Test in Brisbane despite expecting Australia to hit hard from the start. The tourists have eased through three warm-up games leading into the first Gabba Test, but Australian Bayliss expects the intensity to spike against Steve Smith's team with the Ashes on the line.

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  15. Australia's most extreme rodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | NEWS.com.au

    MEET the nation's toughest Aussies, adrenaline junkies who live for giant trucks, bucking bulls and the world's most hardcore sport. News.com.au reporter Emma Reynolds takes us behind the scenes of the Professional Bull Riding Iron Cowboy event in Townsville, QLD 2017.

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  16. There will be no gifts at Gabba, but Ashes heat is on AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Gabba is a cauldron. It is a ferocious place. At all the other grounds in Australia, the England fans are vocal.

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  17. England humbled by novice pair in drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Daily Times

    TOWNSVILLE: Novices Jason Sangha and Matt Short scored their maiden first-class centuries for a Cricket Australia XI to frustrate England on the last day of their final Ashes warm-up game on Saturday. Eighteen-year old Sangha and team skipper Short - with only seven first-class matches between them - shared in a 263-run fourth-wicket stand to draw the four-day game ahead of next week's first Brisbane Test.

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  18. England paceman Stuart Broad rates his Ashes team-matesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Daily Mail

    Stuart Broad's Ashes team-mates: England paceman has his say on the whole squad... from Mr Dependable Alastair Cook to the best batsman-keeper in the world Jonny Bairstow As Stuart Broad prepares for next week's first Ashes Test at the Gabba, the paceman and Mail on Sunday columnist provides the low-down on the 15 fellow members of the England squad... Mr Dependable. He's a bloke you'd want to bat for your life.

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  19. Bayliss voices concern about substandard preparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Cricketer International

    Trevor Bayliss has called on CA and the ECB to "get together" to ensure a better standard of preparation for both teams on Ashes tours. Bayliss, the England coach, has stated several times that he would have preferred England to encounter stiffer opposition ahead of the first Test but has been at pains to point out that the situation is not so different for Australia when they visit the UK.

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  20. The Ashes: We want to make you proud...I'm fired upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Daily Mail

    The Ashes: We want to make you proud...I'm fired up and ready to take revenge after England's horrible 5-0 humiliation against Australia last time The last Ashes tour was horrible for me and people such as Alastair Cook and Jimmy Anderson. We do not want to go through that again.

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