Oceania Newswire (Page 6)

Oceania Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oceania. (Page 6)

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  1. The Latest: Obama talks youth leadership post presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, former President Barack Obama waves as he boards a Marine helicopter during a departure ceremony on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington after President Donald Trump was inaugurated. Obama is scheduled to hold the first public event of his post-presidential life Monday, April 24, 2017, in the place where he started his political career.

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  2. Twelve-year-old boy drives almost a third of the way across Australia before police stop himRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Outback police have arrested a 12-year-old boy who was almost a third of his way toward driving solo across Australia. The unlicensed boy had driven more than 1,300 kilometres from his home in Kendall on the east coast when he was stopped by traffic police on Saturday on the Barrier Highway near the remote mining town of Broken Hill.

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  3. Trip down under proves over the topRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Jackson County Pilot

    January is typically not Kent Ringkob's favorite month of the year. But January of last year wasn't too bad.

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  4. Michelle Obama And White House 2020: Is There Hope That Former First Lady Will Run For President?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    The hope for millions that Michelle Obama will run for the White House in 2020 hasn't dissipated in spite of her refusal to consider campaigning for any political office. Since she and Barack Obama left 1600 Pennsylvania, the call for Michelle to run for president has heightened among her loyal supporters.

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  5. 12-year-old stopped after driving 800 miles alone across AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Some of you probably think your adolescence was filled with adventure because you drove your parents' car to the local pizza place when you were, what, 15 years old? Well, just try to compete with this: Police officers near the Australian mining town of Broken Hill stopped a sport utility vehicle Saturday that was being driven by a 12-year-old boy who had been on the road in the middle of nowhere, driving alone, for 800 miles. And he was only a third of the way to his chosen destination on the other side of this vast country.

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  6. Road Warrior, Not So Fast: 12-Year-Old Australian Drives 800 Miles SoloRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WGBH

    The 12-year-old boy who Australian police say drove some 800 miles solo likely traveled down roads like this one near the remote town of Broken Hill in New South Wales. franchise, a 12-year-old boy was on a coast-to-coast trip, from his home in Kendall in New South Wales all the way to Perth on the continent's western side.

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  7. Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KFVS12

    With his tweets and his bravado, Trump is putting his mark on the presidency in his first 100 days in office. He's flouted c... .

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  8. NATIONAL: Australia-born McQueen drafted in by EnglandRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Chris McQueen of Gold Coast Titans is a controversial England selection by national coach Wayne Bennett - Picture: David Rowland/www.photosport.nz The 29-year-old Gold Coast Titans back-rower is the eye-catching name in Australian Bennett's 20-man squad announced for the Test in Sydney on Saturday, May 6. McQueen, a former South Sydney player who will join Wests Tigers for the 2018 NRL season, has made six State of Origin appearances for Queensland and qualifies through his England-born father. The controversial selection comes in the wake of Ben Te'o, another Queensland representative player, being called up for the British & Irish Lions' tour to his native New Zealand this summer.

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  9. Peter Dutton demands apology from ABC over Manus IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Peter Dutton demands an apology from the ABC over reporting of Good Friday shooting on Manus Island - and maintains a local boy was sexually assaulted at the detention centre Immigration minister Peter Dutton has demanded the ABC apologise over their reporting of a shooting on Manus Island earlier this month. On Good Friday, detainees at the island's immigration detention centre clashed with locals in a rampage which allegedly saw 100 rounds of ammunition fired.

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  10. Chicago Event Puts Obama Back in Public EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Former U.S. President Barack Obama is returning to public life Monday, meeting with college students in his adopted home town of Chicago to urge them to be activists in their communities, much like he was before running for political office. Obama, the 44th U.S. president, has stayed out of the public eye since leaving office three months ago, ignoring the political controversies of Washington.

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  11. Pence cites 'challenging times' to troops in American SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Pence is on the last part of his four-country trip to Asia and Aust... . U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, his wife Karen, right, and New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian, right, wave during a cruise on the harbor in Sydney, Sunday, April 23, 2017.

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  12. Cops Pull Over 12-Year-Old Kid Who Drove 800 Miles Across AustraliaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Do you remember being 12? I sure do. I seem to recall having a pretty good time at 12, and while there were things I was good at, I can't say I would have trusted myself to drive a car for 8 feet when I was 12. Just picture your 12-year-0ld self in your head while you take in this information: Police in a remote Australian mining town stopped a 12-year-old boy in an SUV and found he'd been driving for over 800 miles.

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  13. Work hard so we can entertain, Pacquiao tells opponent Jeff HornRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Vanguard

    But has told the Australian he needs to be in peak condition to make sure their WBO welterweight title fight pleases fight fans Down Under. Pacquiao made a low-key entry to Australia on Monday, touching down at Brisbane airport for a promotional tour for their July 2 bout at Lang Park, and speaking briefly to reporters before being whisked away by handlers.

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  14. Resources program is here to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    OZ Minerals' Jasmine Richards recently completed a mentoring program aimed at assiting women working in the resources industry. Picture: Tricia Watkinson.

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  15. Ospreys' Bradley Davies to miss Wales tour to be with expectant wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    Davies, 30, says he has come to "common ground" with Wales, who face Samoa in Apia and Tonga in Auckland in June. "I don't think I'm going in the summer because my wife is due our second child in July and I think I'm going to have the summer off," he said.

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  16. Anzac Day: Remember the cost to all for doing their dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Age

    On Anzac Day we will once again be asked to relive past glories. Battles won and lost in places far and near.

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  17. 'I forgot what a grown-up president sounds like': Obama...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Many fans on Twitter were missing former President Barack Obama more than ever as he delivered his first public remarks At the event, which was held at the University of Chicago, Obama reflected on how he got his political start as a community organizer in the city more than 30 years ago, and facilitated a town hall-style forum on community organizing and civic engagement with young leaders from area schools. He opened his remarks with a joke, asking the crowd: "So uh, what's been going on while I've been gone?" "On the back end now of my presidency, now that it's completed, I'm spending a lot of time thinking about what is the most important thing I can do for my next job?" he continued.

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  18. Dutton demands apology over ManusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has stood by his department's version of events surrounding a child entering Manus Island during Easter. Picture: Kym Smith IMMIGRATION Minister Peter Dutton has demanded the ABC and Fairfax apologise "in the next 24 hours" for suggesting he provided false information about the Manus Island incident.

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  19. All Black great Buck Shelford backs Pin a Poppy campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    The former All Blacks captain and Maori All Blacks legend, credited with reinvigorating the All Blacks' traditional 'Ka Mate' haka, has fighting in his blood. He fought in the New Zealand Wars in southern Taranaki and Waikato.

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  20. Bomb-throwing hero unearthed by the internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | NEWS.com.au

    IT WAS a century ago this month that details emerged of the death of an Australian war hero who, after fighting in Gallipoli, was sent back to be a hero again. He was Sergeant Arthur Thomas Farr , my great-uncle, who for the past 100 years has rested in the well-tended grounds of Achiet-Le-Grand cemetery in northern France, close to where he was killed in February, 1917.

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