Australia Newswire (Page 8)

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

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  1. Crude Falls to Stay Near Three-Month LowsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... barrel over the coming weeks due to headwinds," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, Australia. "After that, however, we are coming closer to seeing a balanced market again," he added, saying that $50-60 per barrel would ...

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  2. Federal air safety body slammed by airline Regional ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... the closure of 17 regional airlines in the past 12 years alone shows that regional aviation was "threatened" in Australia. "CASA has caused enormous damage to the industry with expensive and over-complex regulation that is seldom based on any safety ...

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  3. Australian territory stops use of hoods, restraints on youth detaineesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Australia' Northern Territory on Wednesday suspended the use of hoods and restraints on children as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull resisted pressure to broaden an inquiry into mistreatment in youth detention centers. Turnbull ordered the inquiry on Tuesday after national television aired video showing guards at a juvenile detention center teargassing teenage aboriginal inmates and strapping a half-naked, hooded boy to a chair.

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  4. When your child may resemble your wife's exRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Vision

    Scientists have proved that, in fruit flies at least, offspring can resemble a mother's previous mate. It is called teleogony where the offspring take on the characteristics of a mother's previous sexual partner.

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  5. Hockey pair in state line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Courier

    Jessica Campbell and Reagan Simons were named among some of Hockey Victoria's best juniors and will now undergo eight weeks of training before traveling to Warrnambool. The teams will take on South Australia and a regional team over the three-day tournament.

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  6. Police investigating Cardinal George Pell child abuse allegations: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    ... plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Police are investigating child-abuse allegations against Australia's most senior Catholic cleric, Cardinal George Pell, the ABC has reported. The allegations, previously covered by Fairfax, have ...

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  7. VIEW helps Smith Family with Learning for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    ... for Life student. The keynote speaker is Outward Bound business development manager Eva Breidenbach. Outward Bound Australia is an independent not-for-profit educational organisation that helps people discover, develop and achieve their potential.

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  8. Bulli Pass to be closed for two monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Bulli Pass will be shut down in both directions for two months after the October long weekend, the NSW Government announced on Wednesday. The disruptive 24-hour, seven-day-a-week closure will allow for the installation of safety fencing to prevent rock falls.

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  9. 8000 borrowers take action against payday lenderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    A Wollongong "payday" lender has agreed to stop handing out the high-interest, short-term loans, after a successful class action joined by more than 8000 Illawarra customers. A Wollongong "payday" lender has agreed to stop handing out the high-interest, short-term loans, after a successful class action joined by more than 8000 Illawarra customers.

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  10. Passengers injured after bus carrying 14 people to work near Bundaberg rollsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'You should elect her because the greatest country on Earth has always been about tomorrow': Bill Clinton gets romantic about 'best friend' Hillary and blasts Trump in lengthy, unedited speech 'I may become the first woman president, but one of you is next!': Hillary surprises Democratic Convention via satellite at end of fractious day as angry Sanders supporters protest into the night 'My cat has lost one of her nine lives waiting for Bill Clinton to stop talking': Social media is bored into submission by former president's VERY long convention speech 'When I needed her, she was there.

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  11. Hooded teen speaks as Australia juvenile abuse anger mountsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    A teenage boy shown hooded and shackled in images from a juvenile detention center that shocked Australia has apologized for his crimes as anger mounted over the scandal Wednesday. The treatment of Dylan Voller has become the focus of outrage after graphic evidence was broadcast of prison guards assaulting mostly indigenous boys in the Northern Territory, including stripping them naked and using tear gas.

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  12. 'Do not worry about fines'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Border Mail

    The shire is reviewing its local laws surrounding the conduct of meetings, which include $750 infringements for various acts of improper or disorderly behaviour. Fine magnets include objects and material that is deemed "objectionable or disrespectful" and the display of "placards, posters or other material" at meetings.

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  13. Uber-like ride-sharing provides a new optionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Border Mail

    ALL SET: Mitch Knorr has finalised his My Country Taxi app, which will launch this Friday in time for the weekend. Picture: MARK JESSER Many bemoan the cost of catching a cab between Albury and Wodonga but MCT founder Mitch Knorr claimed his service would be 20 per cent cheaper than regular taxis.

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  14. Former NSW tennis coach charged with abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Mercury

    A former tennis coach has been charged with child sex assault offences allegedly committed in NSW's Port Macquarie region about four decades ago. A man contacted police in 2014 claiming he had been sexually assaulted as a seven-year-old boy in 1976, sparking a investigation and the arrest of a 69-year-old man near his Newcastle home on Tuesday.

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  15. Collaboration, not catfights, at Myer model castingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | West Australian

    If you think a big casting call such as Myer's Spring 16 launch is full of catfights and sabotage, Perth model Jess Thomas will shatter your illusions. The former Australia's Next Top Model contestant said she was excited by the opportunity to work with Myer ambassador Jennifer Hawkins for such an "iconic" Australian company.

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  16. Happy days for new mobile coffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | West Australian

    It looks like it should be a prop on the set of Happy Days, parked outside Al's drive-in restaurant perhaps as The Fonz swaggers in. In fact this gleaming Airstream caravan represents a new way to get coffee on the go in Perth.

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  17. William 'Bill' Spedding faces child sex offences in VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    A man previously identified as a person of interest in the disappearance of toddler William Tyrrell is facing historical child sex offences in Victoria. William "Bill" Spedding is due on Thursday to face Ballarat Magistrates Court for a filing hearing after being charged with several offences by Victorian Police.

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  18. Herath spins Sri Lanka out of trouble Sri Lanka spinner Rangana...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath took four wickets to restrict Australia to 146 for six at lunch on Wednesday, with the visitors leading by just 29 runs on day two of the first Test. Overnight batsmen Usman Khawaja and Steve Smith didn't last long against Herath's left-arm spin, as Australia faltered after starting the day 66 for two.

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  19. No spoiling tactics from RoostersRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Unaccustomed to being finals failures, Sydney Roosters say they are not motivated by the chance to spoil the playoff hopes of their NRL rivals as the Tricolours seek to salvage something from their wreckage of a season. After three successive minor premierships and the 2013 title, the Roosters will miss the finals for the first time under coach Trent Robinson.

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  20. Webb's golf clubs arrive just in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Rebecca Artis, Stacey Keating and Sarah Jane Smith. For Lee and Oh, it's their last event before they represent Australia in golf's return to the Olympics in Rio next month. New figures reveal the winners and losers from Perth's crime surge, with ...

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