Australia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. We're no cheats: MKR pair blast backRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Mercury

    ... against Josh and Amy Meeuwissen. "Being labelled a cheat is really disappointing for us," Amy told News Corp Australia. "We definitely don't feel that we cheated. "Other contestants have used all manner of store-bought stuff including chilli sauce, ...

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  2. Foot in the Door: Some good news for first homebuyers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | NEWS.com.au

    ... "I understand that one of the biggest hurdles facing first home buyers is saving the deposit. That said, if Australia's banks were to offer 100 per cent home loans once again, they would be exposing themselves to a high level of risk," Mr Flavell ...

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  3. A French accent? Holden's latest upheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... Commodore was only supposed to have four-cylinder engines, but Holden begged for a V6 to avoid a buyer backlash in Australia. The 2018 Holden Commodore from Opel in Germany is due in March 2018, but its replacement in the mid 2020s could be French. ...

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  4. Compo win for worker over coughing fitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    A MAN who contracted whooping cough working in the outback and later suffered a stroke when a coughing fit ruptured an artery has won his claim for workers' compensation. Paul Wanders was carrying out a forklift training course at Warburton in remote Western Australia as part of his role with the Civil Contractors Federation of South Australia in August 2013.

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  5. Minister finally caves in on bursting water mainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... to show up to subsequent water mains bursts and for cherrypicking figures to support his contention that South Australia had one of the better-performed systems in the country. The Advertiser has run an extensive campaign since last May , featuring ...

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  6. Wigan beat CronullaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... Ian Lenagan, who believes that England, under Brisbane boss Wayne Bennett, can defy the odds in the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand at the end of the year. "I think it will make Wayne Bennett realise there is an immense amount of talent and ...

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  7. Shaun Wane hopes Super League success can lead to England World Cup winRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Evening Times

    ... Ian Lenagan, who believes that England, under Brisbane boss Wayne Bennett, can defy the odds in the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand at the end of the year. "I think it will make Wayne Bennett realise there is an immense amount of talent and ...

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  8. WA Election: Brothel madam says politicians have put sex industry reform in 'too hard basket'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    The madam of Kalgoorlie's oldest operating brothel says she has stopped holding out hope the State Government will tackle reforming laws governing Western Australia's sex industry. A major part of Colin Barnett's policy platform at the 2008 election, sex industry reform has dropped off the Government's agenda over its two terms in office.

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  9. Mother of police pursuit crash victim says her son did not 'deserve to die for traffic offences'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... in an out-of-control grass fire east of Queanbeyan on Friday. Vision courtesy ABC News 24. Labor Senator for South Australia, Penny Wong has spoken how she is willing to work with the Turnbull government in developing an independent body to ...

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  10. Is the black dog the elephant in the room for rugby union and rugby league?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Dan Vickerman acknowledges the crowd after Australia won their 2011 Rugby World Cup quarterfinal match against South Africa in Wellington. OPINION: I've been thinking about this column for a while.

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  11. Womena s College Basketball: Smith leads Stanford over Cal in rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    ... to 72-54 victory over the Golden Bears in a rematch at Maples Pavilion. Smith, a sophomore from Melbourne, Australia, has emerged as one of Stanford's best players in the past five games while averaging 16 points an outing. Coach Tara VanDerveer's ...

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  12. Studying in the land down underRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... about 12 per cent of the total student population. "JCU is different to a lot of other universities around Australia as our marine biology focus attracts a lot of Europeans and a lot of American students," Mr Bayliss-Hack said. "We have a lot of ...

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  13. 'Shock' at award nodRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    NOMINATED: Stephanie Cameron has been nominated in the 2017 REX Airlines Regional Women of the Year Awards. Photo: Peter Hardin 170217PHE04 A TAMWORTH woman is in the running for one of the state's top honours in recognition of her dedication to the local environment.

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  14. Energy companies lashed at inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Power companies have been criticised for putting profits before people after a day of Senate hearings on Australia's controversial and increasingly troubled energy network. Committee chair, Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said it was clear that power companies had little regard for customers and were more interested in running up massive profits than providing an essential service.

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  15. Australian Gordon Wood's conviction for murdering Caroline Byrne ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Senior writer Michael Duffy takes a look at Friday's Court of Criminal Appeal decision to acquit Gordon Wood, who was convicted of the murder of Caroline Byrne. A "devious" physics professor, a vengeful ex-boyfriend, a prominent businesswoman "playing Miss Marple", and a Crown prosecutor prepared to bend the rules.

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  16. Seven years on, family still seeks answersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... the case to contact police, or anonymously via Crimestoppers in New Zealand on 0800 555-111 or on 1800 333-000 in Australia.

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  17. Vandals pile up seats on Australian trainRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Vandals in Australia ripped several seats out of a train and piled them up in a massive barricade near the exit. Commuter Steve Mateer boarded the train in Katoomba headed toward Sydney about 10:30 p.m. when he discovered the giant pile of seats and shared a photo of the obstruction to Facebook.

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  18. 'Like a script from a mafia movie': Peak Muslim body AFIC descends into turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Age

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  19. Carbon tax relief fleeting as high prices force energy rethinkRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Age

    ... it does," it said. "The damage that energy resource extraction does to land, water and the social fabric of rural Australia no longer makes sense when electricity in particular can so easily and cheaply be generated by renewable sources and stored ...

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  20. Teachers trained in dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Border Mail

    The goal of School Drama, which is run by Murray Arts along with the Sydney Theatre Company and HotHouse Theatre, is to help teachers build on the emotional wellbeing of young children by using theatre with literature. Its organisers have called on principals and teachers to sign-up for a professional learning day at Wodonga's Butter Factory Theatre on Friday, March 24, which will be hosted by Sydney Theatre Company's education manager John Saunders, who is to fly down for the date.

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