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  1. Australian mom suspected in deaths of 8 kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    As Australia grapples with another shocking tragedy -- the deaths of eight children in one home -- the mother of seven of them might be able to explain what happened. Police have charged the 37-year-old woman in Friday's deaths in a suburb of Cairns.

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  2. Burns surprise inclusion in Australia Test squadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Batsman Joe Burns was a surprise addition Sunday to Australia's 13-man squad for the third Test against India, starting in Melbourne on Boxing Day. The 25-year-old Queensland right-hander was named as a replacement for injured Mitchell Marsh in the Australian team that defeated India by four wickets in Brisbane on Saturday to take a 2-0 series lead.

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  3. Auckland City win Club World Cup bronzeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Auckland City defeated Cruz Azul 4-2 on penalties to win the match for third place at the FIFA Club World Cup. Sanni Issa scored the shoot-out winner for the New Zealanders to become the first Oceania side to win a medal at the Club World Cup Saturday, reports Xinhua.

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  4. Australian mother charged with murder of 8 childrenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    People believed to be relatives and friends of the victims grieve at the scene in Manoora, Australia. Police and a male believed to be a relative of the victims attend a crime scene, in Manoora, Australia.

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  5. Despite Brisbane defeat Dhoni backs youngstersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    It will come as little comfort to India after going 2-0 down in the four-match Test series against Australia but the young touring party have already put on a much better showing than the much vaunted 2011-2012 vintage. The supine surrender of the last India Test squad to visit Australia, packed as it was with batting greats like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman, left a bitter taste in the mouth for fans of test cricket Down Under.

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  6. Wild weather should settle before XmasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The weekend's contrasting mix of downpours and sunshine should make way for more settled weather by Christmas Day, forecasters say. Looking ahead to Christmas, MetService meteorologist David Miller said a ridge to the east of New Zealand would direct a northerly flow over the country just in time for the holiday.

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  7. Webster claims shock Whitlock winRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    Darren Webster dumped seventh seed Simon Whitlock out of the PDC World Championship with a shock 3-1 first-round victory at Alexandra Palace on Saturday. Webster made a fantastic start to the match and did not drop a leg on his way to winning the first set as an out-of-sorts Whitlock struggled to get a foothold in the game.

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  8. Fish poisoning: Spanish mackerel case a 'wake-up call' for spread of deadly toxinsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Researcher Shauna Murray, from the University of Technology, Sydney, has detected marine microalgae gambierdiscus as far south as Merimbula for the first time. Heidi Hollis was working at an RSL Club in Evans Head on the northern NSW coast back in February when she and several colleagues tucked into a lunch of Spanish mackerel.

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  9. Muhammad Ali hospitalised with pneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    JOIN us for live coverage of the A-League clash between Sydney FC and Wellington Phoenix - live scores, stats and video highlights in match centre. ASH Sykes scored two goals within the space of three minutes to lift Canberra United to a shock 3-1 victory over Perth Glory in the W-League grand final.

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  10. PM appoints second woman to CabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ON THE weekend before the Lindt cafe siege, authorities received an anonymous call urging them to look at the website of Man Haron Monis. HOMICIDE detectives have joined the search for little William Tyrell, who vanished from his grandmother's home in early September.

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  11. Woman Charged With Murder After Eight Children Die in AustraliaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The mother of seven of the eight children found dead this week in one of Australia 's worst mass killings has been charged with murder and remanded in custody. The woman appeared before a magistrate in a bedside hearing at a hospital in the tropical northern city of Cairns today, Queensland Police said in a statement on its website.

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  12. Opposition leader says Labor will reach out on how to tackle impact of crystal meth.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Only losers take ice. That's the message West Australian Labor wants to send young people to tackle the drug's scourge on society.

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  13. 2014: The LGBTI year in headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Blaze

    Revisit the people, places and events that dominated LGBTI news in Australia in 2014. Here are the year's biggest local LGBTI stories.

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  14. India's new vintage nearly ready, says Mahendra Singh DhoniRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | DNA India

    It will come as little comfort to India after going 2-0 down in the four-match test series against Australia but the young touring party have already put on a much better showing than the much vaunted 2011-2012 vintage. The supine surrender of the last India test squad to visit Australia, packed as it was with batting greats like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman, left a bitter taste in the mouth for fans of test cricket Down Under.

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  15. Wimmera a pitstop of Italian born cyclist Armando Basile's world cycling adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    NOMAD: Armando Basile stopped in the Wimmera on Thursday while on his way to Darwin from Melbourne. This trip is Mr Basile's fourth across the world.

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  16. Joe Burns named in Australian squad for Boxing Day TestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Mitch Marsh has been ruled out of the Boxing Day Test due to injury and will be replaced in Australia's 13-man squad with Queenslander Joe Burns. Burns, who produced the third highest score on debut by a Queenslander when he scored 140 against South Australia in 2010-11, hit his highest first class score last month when he made 183 against New South Wales.

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  17. In Wineries Vs. Weather, Drones To The Rescue?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Tucked behind a hill in Sebastopol, Calif., with a 5,400-square-foot cave that holds some 500 barrels of wine, DRNK Wines exudes the quiet charm that a visitor might expect. But the grapes in some of the wines that are sold here are under a growing threat - which is why DRNK's winemaker, Ryan Kunde, can sometimes be seen in various vineyards testing his fleet of drones.

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  18. Hunger strike asylum-seeker pleads not to be revivedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Arab Times

    Australian police said Saturday they had arrested the mother of all but one of eight children reportedly stabbed to death in the northern city of Cairns, as vigils were held to mourn the tragedy. Officers have not revealed the cause of death of the children, the youngest of which was a toddler and the oldest a teenager, but said knives were found at the house where the bodies were discovered on Friday morning.

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  19. Danny De Silva's wonder strike fuels talk of Asian Cup selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    A goal-of-the-season contender has added lustre to Danny De Silva's booming reputation, but Central Coast Mariners coach Phil Moss cautions it is too early to talk up the 17-year-old as a saviour of Australian football. De Silva produced a wonder goal to help power Perth Glory to a 4-1 A-League win over Mariners at Perth Oval on Saturday night.

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  20. Whitlock shocked at Ally PallyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ananova

    Simon Whitlock became the latest big name casualty to bow out of the World Championship after losing to Darren Webster. Meanwhile, Gary Anderson struggled for form, but still managed to come through a stern test against preliminary winner Scott Kirchner, while there were impressive wins for Terry Jenkins and Kyle Anderson at Alexandra Palace.

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