Australia Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. FMX Best Trick at Nitro World GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Motorcycle.com

    ... one unique three-hour event. The action culminated in the last event, FMX Best Trick where Bink from Canberra, Australia, took first place with a historic first-ever move: After suffering a harsh fall on his first attempt over the 25-foot high ...

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  2. The Great Barrier Reef is literally a treasure. It's worth $42 billion.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A tourist snorkels above coral in the lagoon located on Lady Elliot Island on the Great Barrier Reef, northeast of Bundaberg in Queensland, Australia. Some might argue that Australia's beloved Great Barrier Reef is a priceless natural wonder, but economists have just placed a number on its monetary value.

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  3. 105-year-old sequoia moved, history staysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... move the ancient tree to its new home. Video shows shakiness of Air Asia X flight before landing back in Perth, Australia. There were nearly 400 passengers on the flight. Over the weekend, engineers on the ground remotely operated the International ...

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  4. The threatened Great Barrier Reef is estimated to be worth $42 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    ... Barrier Reef. Any failure to protect this indispensable natural resource would have profound impacts not only to Australia but around the world." According to Great Barrier Reef Foundation director Steve Sargent, the report "sends a clear message ...

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  5. After Greek and Icelandic, is French the next trendy yogurt?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 680News

    ... what makes it Australian, though Wallaby's website says the product was created after its founders travelled to Australia. Yet another popular version is Noosa, which plays up its Australian roots online. But co-founder Koel Thomae says Noosa ...

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  6. Australia Through American EyesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... Zeritta Jessell. "I'd get followed around the school from a big group of people." It has been 50 years since Australia 's indigenous people won the right to be counted in the national census and to be covered by federal laws, 25 years since the High ...

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  7. Video: AirAsia Flight Turns Back After Engine Issue Causes 'Scary' ShakingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Flying

    For the third time in two months , an aircraft powered by a Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engine was involved in a serious incident. The latest occurred on Sunday as an AirAsia X flight from Perth, Australia, to Kuala Lumpur was forced to turn back after a "technical issue" caused the Airbus A330-300 to shake "like a washing machine," according to passenger reports.

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  8. Horse Racing Roundup: Royal Ascot results, Kentucky Derby runners bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UPI

    ... final furlong to win by 1 1/4 lengths over Decorated Knight. The 2016 Breeders' Cup Turf winner could be headed to Australia for the Cox Plate after this triumph. Con Te Partiro, another of Ward's, scored a 20-1 upset win in the Sandringham ...

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  9. China sentences 16 from Australia's Crown Resorts to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... an Australian official said. Nineteen defendants, including three Australians from the sales and marketing team of Australia's Crown Resorts Ltd., were convicted by the court in Shanghai. Three defendants, who had been released on bail last Nov. 11, ...

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  10. I never wanted to get married, and it still feels strange to think I have a 'husband'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... actually... you know... want to get married do you?" I asked Chris. Six months later we were married in Hobart, Australia, in the same church Chris's parents were married in 40 years earlier. I'm still not entirely sure why I did it. The day we ...

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  11. Les Jackson: Only 2 Tests, 12 days apartRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales for the years 1870 to 1872, compiled by one John Marius Wilson, had this to say about the place: "Whitwell, a village and a parish in the district of Worksop and county of Derby. The village stands 4A1 2 miles WSW of Worksop r.

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  12. Photographer takes classic plane on trip around LabradorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Telegram

    Louis Helbig, a Canadian artist and aerial photographer now living in Melbourne Australia, was in Labrador taking photographs along the shoreline and along the Trans-Labrador Highway between Forteau, Marys Harbour, Williams Harbour, Goose Bay and Wabush/Labrador City.

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  13. China: Regime court sentences 16 from Australia's Crown Resorts to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rational Review

    "A Chinese court sentenced 16 Australian and Chinese employees of a casino company to nine to 10 months in prison on Monday after they pleaded guilty to gambling-related charges, the company and an Australian official said. Nineteen defendants, including three Australians from the sales and marketing team of Australia's Crown Resorts Ltd., were convicted by the court in Shanghai.

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  14. Air Asia X plane forced to turn back after "single engine failure"Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Video shows shakiness of Air Asia X flight before landing back in Perth, Australia. There were nearly 400 passengers on the flight.

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  15. Pacquiao says he won't take Horn lightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... isn't taking any chances against a young and hungry fighter in Jeff Horn at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. "I consider Horn a tough opponent. I never underestimate an opponent. He's undefeated and young. He has a big right hand. He has ...

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  16. Sydney doctor stripped of his medical licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Doctor who 'inappropriately examined the breasts and buttocks of a 12-year-old girl' banned from practicing medicine for seven years A doctor who 'inappropriately examined the breasts and buttocks of a 12-year-old girl' has been found guilty of professional misconduct. Dr Elvin Suet Pang Cheng has now had his medical practitioner's registration cancelled after the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal handed down its findings.

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  17. The Wall Street Journal: China sentences 16 Crown Resorts employees to prison for gambling crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... an investigation that tracked 69 big-spending Chinese gamblers from 2015 to 2016 as they were coaxed to Crown's Australia resorts with free airline tickets, visas and hotel accommodations and gambled tens of millions of Australian dollars, ...

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  18. JK Rowling marks 20 years since Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

    JULY 21: Harry Potter fans take a steam train from Sydney Central Station to a secret location for the much anticipated unveiling of the final novel by author J.K. Rowling, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" on July 21, 2007 in Sydney, Australia. Rowlings announced that it will be the seventh and final novel in the Harry Potter series.

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  19. The Cambridge hotel is - unpleasant' to stay in at present, it has been claimedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    ... not work and the temperature in the room feels to be about 30 degrees Centigrade. "We are visiting from Adelaide, Australia, and are used to high overnight temperatures but have never had to spend such an unpleasant night in a hotel before. "The ...

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  20. How much is the Great Barrier Reef worth?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WEHT

    Australia's Great Barrier Reef has always been considered one of the world's natural wonders, but now we know how much some economists think it's really worth. Based on the industries the reef both directly and indirectly supports, consultants at Deloitte have estimated its total value at $42.4 billion .

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