Australia Newswire (Page 8)

Australia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Australia. (Page 8)

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  1. Reach out to those around youRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Mercury

    ... tell. Mitch McPherson started Speak Up Stay ChatTY after the death of his brother, Ty. He works with Relationships Australia to help prevent suicide by spreading the message that nothing is so bad you can't talk about it. They encourage people to ...

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  2. Long search for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Mercury

    THE mystery continues. It torments and eats away at those most affected. The grief compounds ... almost half a century of not knowing how a loved one died.

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  3. Labor split on China free trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... argued Labor should support the deal or risk the party's economic integrity. The Canning by-election in Western Australia on September 18 will help form Labor's tactics. The CFMEU is raising its concerns about the FTA during the campaign. In a ...

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  4. Applause for a stalwart newsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... wheel. Darren England won the sports photography prize for his frame of Tim Cahill's bicycle-kick goal that put Australia ahead in the Asian Cup quarter-final. And Sean Keeley won the print/online award for the best three headlines with "Jihad me at ...

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  5. Lucille Butterworth inquest offers hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Mercury

    ... broadened in line with other jurisdictions. A BILL to allow medicinal cannabis crops to be grown commercially in Australia is likely to pass this year, a Liberal Senator says. HOUSEHOLDS are losing their battle with credit-card bills - a worrying ...

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  6. Ice epidemic is just a mythRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Mercury

    Take the myth there is an epidemic sweeping Australia in which individuals are addicted to a form of methamphetamine called ice. An August 11 report on Sky News said about "160,000 Australians are addicted to methamphetamine including ice, the most potent form of the drug and one that regularly grabs headlines for turning users into violent, psychotic monsters with superhuman strength.

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  7. Tigers roar into grand finalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    THE Hermit Park Tigers have roared into Townsville AFL's senior grand final with a 17.11 to 4.7 preliminary final victory over the University Hawks. If there was any self doubt among Hermit Park's playing group following the previous weekend's thrashing to Thuringowa, it certainly wasn't on show, with the Tigers hitting top gear from first bounce.

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  8. Brothers grand final bound after brilliant comeback winRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    TDRU action between Teachers West and Brothers at the Hugh Street Union Grounds. West's Josh Fletcher and Brothers Brendan Morgan.

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  9. How looks can kill in the age of the selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... doll slit" in place of the vagina they were born with? According to new research at Flinders University in South Australia, almost one in five Australian women is interested in having "designer vagina" surgery. Liposuction procedures now extend to ...

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  10. Victoria's heart attack capital revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    BROWNLOW medallist Adam Goodes was booed again on the field in his first game in Melbourne since last month's controversy - but fans remain split on the reasons why. DYSON Heydon will reveal if he will continue in his role as royal commissioner today, but there are fresh calls for the government to abandon the trade union corruption inquiry altogether.

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  11. Mill cross at lax driversRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    A THIRD cane train collision in the Burdekin in the past fortnight has sparked frustrated Wilmar Sugar managers to urge motorists to take more care around cane railway crossings. A man, 88, was seriously injured about 10.30am Saturday after his vehicle hit a cane train at a railway crossing at Sayers Rd, near Ayr.

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  12. Mozzie project kills off dengueRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    ... Colombia and Brazil. "Managing threats to bio security and public health are important considerations in Northern Australia and the tropical world," Mr Macdonald said. "It is great to see Australian-based research initiatives leading the way." The ...

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  13. How to run a sellout festival without selling outRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    It's a week away from "bump in" and the Brisbane Festival offices are buzzing. The coffee machine's on the blink, event signage and props are stacked up between desks and even the chief executive's office is being used for storage.

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  14. 'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Australian Workers' Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel's Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday as the labor movement demands a "plan C" to keep the doors open at the iconic plant. The AWU, which covers more than 95 per cent of the shop floor workers at Port Kembla, will call an on-site meeting for 7am on Wednesday to try and save the nation's biggest steelworks.

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  15. Billionaire Solomon Lew's $2m payday from rising fortunes of skate group GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Mr Lew's wealth, estimated at $2.08 billion in the latest BRW Rich List which puts him at No.17 richest person in Australia. Globe's chief executive Matt Hill, the younger brother of Stephen and Peter, says the company's F.X.D brand has been growing ...

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  16. There's more than meets the eye to this epic 'Transformers' cakeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Six-year-old Ewan Munro of Perth, Australia, didn't just get a cake at his birthday party - he got a "Transformers" robot in disguise. , Ewan's parents, Russell and Belinda Munro, worked together to create the epic Optimus Prime cake, which actually transforms.

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  17. Interact 'wins the grand final'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    FIVE STARS: The Tamworth Interact People Solutions team of, from left, Katherine Rawsthorne, Jess Johns, Lisa Earsman and Chris MacAlpine. Photo: Geoff O'Neill 280815GOE01 Tamworth's Interact People Solutions has been awarded a five-star rating for disability management services, an achievement Interact founder Nikki Brouwers described as a "bit like winning the grand final".

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  18. Koala battle heads to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    ... for this gentle, iconic animal," she said. Paul Jackson, the Shenhua Watermark project manager, said Shenhua Australia stood by detailed assessments of the koala population contained in the environmental impact statement. "The population estimate ...

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  19. Thousands take part in the first ever Run Norwich raceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Eastern Daily Press

    ... and Danielle Nimmock (37:21) came third. Mr Earl, 30, who is orginally from Norwich and now lives in Melbourne, Australia, said it was an amazing feeling to be the winner of the first ever Run Norwich event and he said the crowds were fantastic. ...

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  20. #Bendigo, mosques and protestRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Slackbastard

    ... largest of the three events the UPF has organised, having debuted in Richmond on May 31 and joined with Reclaim Australia to rally in Melbourne on July 18; - The UPF was able to build upon a small but significant anti-Muslim base in Bendigo and to ...

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