Australia Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Big Bash cricket looks to avoid big blow-up over expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... we're really focused on the next couple of seasons - and really building up the markets we already have." Cricket Australia developed the BBL with the guidance of the Chicago-based Property Consulting Group, who also work with competitions like the ...

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  2. Heartbreaking image of roadkill koala 'something people had to see'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    Photographer Harrison Warne, 21, took this photo of a koala killed by a car on the New England Highway, near Armidale, in northern New South Wales. "Quolls are a threatened species and seeing one dead on the road like this was quite upsetting because they are such an elusive animal, an animal which many people get very excited about when seen in the wild, yet here was an individual killed by a vehicle - wasted."

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  3. Norovirus cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A tugboat is dwarfed by cruise ship Ovation of the Seas as she docks at the Port of Brisbane, Australia. The ship was one of two Royal Caribbean ships afflicted with a norovirus outbreak.

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  4. Cobden airstrip's role as a lifeline| VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    ... gained strong support from aviators from throughout the state. Pilots flew in from as far away as Goolwa in South Australia, Kyneton and Coldstream to protest against any restrictions to the airstrip's operations. Cobden airstrip's Warren Ponting ...

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  5. Commercial Bank of Tasmania went from barracks to bankingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner

    BRANCHING OUT: Commercial Bank of Tasmania, 23 Paterson Street, taken after 1895. Note the electric power pole and gas lamp.

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  6. Why this summer feels like a win for women artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABC News

    Out of the five solo exhibitions by leading Australian artists on at NGV Australia, four are by women. The Heide Museum of Modern Art is featuring a retrospective of Jenny Watson's work, and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art's Big Picture Exhibition brings together over 50 women and non-binary artists to explore the legacy of feminism.

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  7. England prepare to relinquish the Ashes and begin the blame gameRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    With England's hold on the Ashes urn, seemingly, certain to come to an end in Perth, so have the country's cricket identities and journalists begun to turn on the team. Australia lead the five-match series 2-0 and hold a 146-run lead, with six first-innings wickets in hand, after three days of the third test at the Waca.

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  8. How important is a CPU cooler on a case with built in fans? Checking...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Tom's Hardware

    Hello, So I am going to be moving from Chicago to Sydney/ Australia next month and want to bring my custom built PC with me. The issue is that I am going to have to pack it as checked baggage because it is too heavy/the case is too big to be a carry on.

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  9. Former PM Holt remembered 50 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... that we are today," Mr Turnbull said. During his short term in office Holt oversaw the dismantling of the White Australia policy, drove the historic referendum to ensure Aboriginal people were included in the census, and introduced dollar currency. ...

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  10. Smith, Mitch Marsh put Poms to swordRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Mercury

    STEVE Smith reinforced his reputation as Australia's greatest batsman since Don Bradman yet was almost upstaged by the delirious arrival of Mitchell Marsh on Saturday. Cricket: Steve Smith and Mitch Marsh both got big tons to turn the third Ashes Test to the Aussies advantage.

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  11. Turnbull govt survives crucial voteRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    A loss in Bennelong would have plunged Malcolm Turnbull's government into a parliamentary minority, forcing it to rely on independent lawmakers to complete its agenda. Photo: Getty Images Australia's conservative coalition government regained its razor-thin parliamentary majority on Saturday after inner Sydney voters re-elected a former professional tennis player in a special poll triggered by a constitutional crisis.

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  12. Tics, fidgets, movements: how Australia's big Ashes hope Steve...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... just like the Don, cutting down risk and making him even harder to set fields against. Mark Taylor, the former Australia captain, likened Smith's quirkiness to the golfer Jim Furyk whose swing was once described as an an octopus falling out of a ...

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  13. He lost both legs. Now he's walking again thanks to his robotic limbsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABC News

    Australia's 'bionic man' has turned out to be an inspiration for Iraqis who have lost limbs in the country's ongoing fighting. It was about 5:30pm in late October 2012 and, as usual, Darren was riding his motorcycle home.

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  14. Doctor had to plead for boy with lung problems to be moved out of mouldy rental houseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... risk to their health and safety," Mr Townsend said. "The international experience and so far in Tasmania and South Australia is that it doesn't reduce housing stock and it doesn't drive up rent."

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  15. Harold Holt's disappearance and the conspiracy theories that won't vanishRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... a private commemoration service to mark his disappearance and will remember his achievements while in Parliament. Australia's 17th prime minister served three decades in Parliament before becoming prime minister , only to disappear two years into ...

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  16. Derby 2-0 Aston Villa: Hosts see off promotion rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... in Perth England on the brink: Smith hits his highest-ever Test score to put on 300-run partnership with Marsh as Australia leave tourists with a mountain to climb in order to avoid going 3-0 down in the Ashes Vaughan slams lack of variety in ...

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  17. Australia govt scrapes through by-polls testRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Australia's government avoided losing its slim majority in parliament Saturday, voting showed, as it claimed victory in a bitterly fought by-election that had threatened its hold on power. The poll in the suburban Sydney seat of Bennelong was triggered by a constitutional crisis that has seen a host of parliamentarians resign over a once-obscure rule barring dual citizens from federal office.

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  18. Australia celebrates country's first ever gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    Two women tied the knot in Australia's first ever same-sex marriage today, paving the way for thousands of others to follow in their footsteps. Amy Laker, 29, and Lauren Price, 31, got legally married in Sydney, becoming the first gay couple to do so after MPs voted for a historic law change earlier this month.

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  19. a The day, 50 years ago, I searched for Australia's missing Prime Minister | photosRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    Search effort: John Simon of Laurieton is assisted by Inspector Allen Tickell. Photo: courtesy of John Simon.

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  20. Chelsea 1-0 Southampton: Alonso scores 4th goal this termRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... in Perth England on the brink: Smith hits his highest-ever Test score to put on 300-run partnership with Marsh as Australia leave tourists with a mountain to climb in order to avoid going 3-0 down in the Ashes Vaughan slams lack of variety in ...

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