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  1. Weaknesses in England's Ashes side that Australia can exploitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | ABC News

    ... tactics will evolve throughout, the team that can rip those open the soonest will gain the all-important momentum. Australia goes into the Ashes as heavy favourites to beat England, having achieved a 5-0 whitewash win the last time these two sides ...

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  2. MoreRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Art Daily

    ... when there was great fear that Nazi Germany might triumph in Europe and when recent Japanese attacks on mainland Australia had sent shockwaves through the nation. Concerned about the Japanese raids on Sydney, Drysdale left the city and moved his ...

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  3. Defence Force joins Australian, US war exercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and Rockhampton, Queensland. Talisman Sabre will see almost 30,000 troops training in multiple locations in Australia and the US. Most of the activity will be held in the Shoalwater Bay Military Training Area in Central Queensland and Fog Bay in ...

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  4. British Columbia floats your boat. Or plane.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... than winter," says Steve Ogden, a tourism expert in town. More than 1.6 million people, hordes of them from Japan, Australia, New Zealand and Scandinavia, visited during the summer season, compared to 1.1 million in winter. There are plenty of ways, ...

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  5. Catholic priests celebrate combined 125 years of service in western QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Father Terry Loth and Father Terry Stallard have marked 50 years since their ordination at a special mass in Longreach today. Both men have spent about 18 years each working in the St Brigid's Parish at Longreach during their time in the priesthood.

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  6. Court to rule on Nitschke's suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    A court is set to rule on euthanasia campaigner Philip Nitschke's ongoing fight to overturn his suspension by the Medical Board of Australia. The board has accused Dr Nitschke of tacitly approving the suicide of Perth man Nigel Brayley, 45, who killed himself in May last year while he was under investigation for his involvement in the murder of his wife and the disappearance of a former girlfriend.

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  7. Lively Devils' midfield powers past BallaratRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    Quick fire: Dangerous forward Jake Edwards found space for a couple of rapid goals to give the Devils an edge in the win. Picture: Lachlan Bence BALLARAT put up a gutsy fight against Darley at Alfredton Oval but were simply outclassed in the end by the Devil's high-quality midfield to the tune of 30 points on Saturday.

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  8. Private detective Mick Featherstone fails to stop licence suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    A former Queensland detective - charged over an elaborate kidnapping plot with Clive Palmer's media advisor - has failed to prevent his private investigator's licence being suspended. Mick Featherstone held the licence from 1996 to February 2015, but it was suspended when he was charged over the kidnapping scheme.

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  9. St Arnaud outpoints WedderburnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    St Arnaud's hot streak rolls on as it beats Wedderburn by 33 points in 12th round of North Central Football League season. ST Arnaud's hot run in the North Central Football League rolled on in Saturday's round 12 clash with Wedderburn.

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  10. Tigers win thriller over arch-rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    KYNETON coach Mark Adamson labelled his side's thrilling two-point win over Gisborne on Saturday as the best victory the club has had in his time at Tigerland. KYNETON coach Mark Adamson labelled his side's thrilling two-point win over Gisborne on Saturday as the best victory the club has had in his time at Tigerland.

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  11. Braves fire up against SabresRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... at 15 seconds on the clock. Bendigo coach Ben Harvey said the win was crucial in the fight to climb the South East Australia Basketball League's south conference ladder. "It was a great win, but there's still a lot to do. Our best basketball is yet ...

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  12. WA Indigenous Art Award: Megan Cope's The Blaktism questions authenticity obsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    ... the state, the church and nationalistic jingoism." Cope describes The Blaktism as "a political statement about Australia's obsession with authenticity" and the continued denial of Aboriginal people's right to express themselves. But expression and ...

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  13. Greg Inglis at full-back 'scary' for BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    New South Wales fears Greg Inglis could bury its State of Origin dreams at Lang Park on Wednesday, with Blues forward James Tamou saying the Maroons superstar's move to full-back is a "scary" proposition for the Origin champions. Inglis was quiet in Game I, but came roaring back to form with a blistering effort in Game II in a more roaming role.

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  14. Good Morning Tassie! | Sunday, July 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner

    ... licensing board "needs to be increased to allow for harsher scrutiny of bottle shop developments". a-o REGIONAL AUSTRALIA: You grow up in the outer suburbs, you move to the city, you make a tree change and then you retire to the seaside. What else ...

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  15. 'New' England face Ashes acid testRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    England will face the ultimate test of their stated desire to play bold and aggressive cricket as they bid to regain the Ashes from Australia in a five-match series that starts in Cardiff on Wednesday. With their new Australian coach, Trevor Bayliss, telling them the only way they can defeat the Aussies is to "fight fire with fire", England have certainly talked a good game as they look to turn the tables on an Australia side who beat their arch-rivals 5-0 during the last Ashes series 'Down Under' in 2013/14.

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  16. Tributes continue to flow for Crows coach Phil WalshRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    On-field rivals have set aside their differences after each of yesterday's AFL matches to pay tribute to Adelaide Crows coach Phil Walsh. The matches between Richmond and GWS, Gold Coast and North Melbourne, Western Bulldogs and Carlton, and Melbourne and West Coast all ended with players linking arms around the centre circle of the grounds.

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  17. The top 10 awkward moments on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... who have shown up to witness whatever event they're hosting. And so it fell to Sandy Roberts to present Miss Australia Lorraine Dick to his audience at the Mount Gambier Cup in 1982. To the amusement of the viewers, however, he announced her as ...

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  18. Sister act leads the way in Camperdown victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    The Bombers took it up to their more fancied opponents early on and trailed by just two goals at the quarter time break. But a Camperdown team with finals ambitions stepped up its rating to outscore Cobden in each of the next three quarters.

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  19. Injury a concern for Port mentorRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    Sommerville has her arm in a cast after injuring it during the Seagulls 52-41 loss to North Warrnambool Eagles. Doctors told Sommerville she could potenially have a fractured radius and the cast will be on for a week before the injury is re-assessed.

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  20. State of Origin: Justin Hodges prepares for final Queensland gameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Justin Hodges is a different man to the teenager who debuted for Queensland 13 years ago, but his old-school attitude in the modern footballer era has seen him come a long way. Hodges can't watch his 2002 debut match, where two missed in-goal passes resulted in Blues tries but he's more than covered over that first game as he prepares for his Queensland farewell in game three at Suncorp Stadium.

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