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  1. Aussies pull off amazing run out, but Starc and Khawaja hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Age

    ... Starc had experienced left hamstring tightness, and would be monitored ahead of the home summer. He is part of Australia's squad for the Twenty20 series which follows this Test, however the tourists have placed Peter Siddle on standby for the ...

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  2. Sheffield Shield wrap: Jackson Bird and Trent Copeland run riotRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | NEWS.com.au

    JACKSON Bird says he'd be shocked if he ever played for Australia again after selectors showed their hand by overlooking the Tasmanian quick for the current tour of the United Arab Emirates. While frontline paceman Mitchell Starc managed hamstring tightness in the Abu Dhabi Test, Bird sent a timely reminder of his talent with 5-35 - and 1-16 in the ongoing second innings - at the Gabba.

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  3. Jason Webb's blog: a visit to Australia and how to load your horseRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Horse and Hound

    I have been having such a great time visiting my family, and spending time on the farm in Australia . I love being among the cattle again, and seeing all the foals and youngstock produced from the line of horses that I grew up riding, and that have given my family so much success over the years; I just wish I could fit them in my suitcase home! Before I got back to New South Wales, I stopped in Perth to catch the Australian Polocrosse Nationals, where members of my family were representing New South Wales.

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  4. Rapturous welcome for Harry and Meghan in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex kept the crowds waiting but were met with a rapturous reception as they arrived in Melbourne for day three of their royal tour in Australia. Locals waited from as early as 5am in a bid to catch a glimpse of Harry and Meghan as they headed to Victoria as part of their 16-day tour, which will also take in New Zealand, Fiji, and Tonga.

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  5. Preventative drug yields record reduction in HIV transmissions in NSWRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | ABC News

    ... Wales' Kirby Institute shows that the medication can help quash the once-terminal epidemic, which is dwindling in Australia.

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  6. RUGBY: England and Scotland select ex-Titans for Autumn InternationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Somerset County Gazette

    ... 36-man squad for the matches against South Africa (November 3), New Zealand (November 10), Japan (November 17) and Australia (November 24). Skinner, 23, was with the Titans between 2013 and 2014 having come through the ranks at Topsham RFC, near ...

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  7. Meghan does a handball during Aussie Rules session in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... to social enterprise cafe Charcoal Lane in the trendy suburb of Fitzroy for lunch. Chefs, trained by the Mission Australia programme, served up an entree of mushroom and quinoa nest and chargrilled kangaroo followed by a selection of dishes for a ...

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  8. Good news, bad news: Fuel dearest in five years but cheapest in Central WestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Central Western Daily

    ... little relief in sight." According to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, prices in regional Australia change more slowly than in the five largest cities because retailers in many regional areas tend to have lower stock turnover than ...

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  9. Injured Starc likely to miss Pakistan T20 seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    Melbourne [Australia], Oct 18 : Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc, who is struggling with a left hamstring injury, is likely to miss the upcoming T20 series against Pakistan. The team's management has decided to keep fellow pacer Peter Siddle as the backup bowler for the limited format series, News.com.au reported.

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  10. Meghan Markle's stylist Jess Mulroney enjoys a night out in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... 10 years of marriage, romance is certainly not dead, and B) Tonight is gonna get cray C) He found someone else in Australia who took all his attention.' Jess Mulroney, the Duchess of Sussex's unofficial stylist, has poked fun at her exhausted ...

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  11. Harry's and Meghan's Dubbo visit delivers hope a and 'gift' of rain | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Central Western Daily

    ... each other in tough times. The duke, standing under an umbrella held by the duchess, said farmers were vital to Australia and described country people as "the backbone" of the nation. "It must be hard not to lose hope when you endure so many dry ...

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  12. Watch this astounding run-out in the Pakistan v Australia Test matchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Haringey Independent

    Azhar Ali was run out in spectacular fashion on day three of the second Test between Pakistan and Australia in Abu Dhabi. Azhar struck a Peter Siddle delivery towards the boundary rope and assumed the ball had gone over for four runs.

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  13. Australia's Sydney Opera House was named a UNESCORead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    ... Sailboats dot the watery landscape and boat taxis provide additional access. 4. Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia . This iconic structure, comprising interlocking concrete shells, anchors one of the world's most famous harbors. Whether you are ...

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  14. Meghan, Duchess Of Sussex: 'We've Been Given A Long List Of Baby Names'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WENN Blog

    Meghan, Duchess Of Sussex and Prince Harry have been given a "long list" of baby names to help them decide what to call their first child. The royal couple, who announced they were expecting on Monday, took a tram ride with several school students in Melbourne, Australia as part of their first jointroyal tour, and were quizzed by the children about the baby during their brief ride to the beach.

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  15. Slow start to shuttle serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Blue Mountains Gazette

    The branch closed last Friday but the bank has undertaken to run a shuttle bus service every pension Thursday to Katoomba. Alas, at the appointed starting hour of 9.30, the only people around were a chap using the ATM, the bus driver and a woman from the bank who apologised that she was unable to make any comment to the Gazette.

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  16. Australian woman 'who faked cancer for cash' is chargedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    An Australian woman has been charged for allegedly gaining A$55,000 from a fundraising website after faking a cancer diagnosis. Lucy Wieland, 27, used social media to document a fraudulent journey through ovarian cancer treatment, a court in Townsville, Queensland, was told.

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  17. League: New Zealand-born Kangaroo Felise Kaufisi braced for backlash from sold-out Tongan crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... occasions. But Kaufisi will wear the green and gold at Mt Smart stadium, since declaring his allegiance for Australia last year, and will face many of his former teammates in the historic test. "It is going to be pretty tough," admitted Kaufisi. "I ...

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  18. Evidence of earliest life on Earth disputedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... for the observed structures," he commented in Nature. Allen Nutman, a professor at the University of Wollongong in Australia and lead researcher on the 2016 study, was not available for comment.

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  19. The identity of one of Victoria's worst child sex offenders revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    The name of one of Victoria's worst child sex offenders can now be revealed after a court-issued suppression order hiding the former policeman's identity was lifted. Though Robert "Bob" Gommeson was convicted and sentenced in 2016 for the horrendous abuse of nine children, he was protected by an order that prohibited the publication of his name.

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  20. Bendigo Tech School opens its doors for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... Tech School also includes cutting-edge equipment, some of which isn't available at other educational facilities in Australia. "You'll find 3D printers and cutters that you wont get in other educational facilities," La Trobe University vice ...

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