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1 hr ago | GPB.org

Pacific Island Nation Sues U.S., Others For Violating Nuclear Treaty

The second atomic bomb test at Bikini Atoll on July 25, 1946. The Marshall Islands, where Bikini is located, is suing the U.S. for what it calls a violation of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty.

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2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Kris Kristofferson is still riding freedom's road

The call catches Kris Kristofferson where you might expect him to be, on the bus on the road, heading for another show, this time in Australia.

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Related Topix: Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid, Western, History Movies, Blade, Thriller, Kris Kristofferson, Country, New Zealand, World News, Willie Nelson

7 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

A place where both citrus and cherry trees thrive

Imagine a 6-foot shrub that blooms six months of the year in near-drought conditions.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Life, Fruits, Food, Home Gardening, Home

7 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

Australia Rules Out Link Between Debris And Malaysian Plane

Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of the Indian Ocean.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, US Military, US Navy

11 hrs ago | The Age

Anzac Day: in the shadow of those lost, students get a poignant reminder of war

France: An Australian schoolgirl unexpectedly wells up with tears over a nameless Fromelles gravestone.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, France, Family, Kids,

12 hrs ago | Metro

NEWRoyal Tour 2014: Has Kate Middleton saved the best till last?

All eyes were on Kate as she arrived with Prince William and Australian Governor General Peter Cosgrove at a reception at Government House On the penultimate day of the Royal Tour, Kate Middleton may have saved her best dress for last, wearing a striking white cocktail dress by American designer Lela Rose for the Governor General reception.

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Related Topix: Prince William, World News, Australia

16 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Claire Trevett: Cunning McCully's king hit neutralises Jones

McCully's cunning is legendary and the true genius of this particular weasel becomes clear the more it is scrutinised.

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Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Opinion

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Maldonandburnham Standard

William in tribute to 'magnetic' Oz

The Duke of Cambridge has paid tribute to Australia, describing the nation as a "magnet" for investors, visitors and those wanting a better quality of life.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Prince Harry

Witney Gazette

Royals root for keeping world green

The Duke of Cambridge has paid tribute to Australia, describing the nation as a "magnet" for investors, visitors and those wanting a better quality of life.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Prince Harry

The New Zealand Herald

Doing the maths for 7 Days

As 7 Days celebrates its 150th episode, we asked some of the show's regulars to mathematically define what the show has meant ... and below, producer Jon Bridges reveals the true numbers behind its success Dai Henwood: It has increased my profile 65 per cent.

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Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Life, Food, Recipes

Sunday Mail

William and Kate's Canberra day out

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WXOW-TV La Crosse

Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet

For all the tens of billions of dollars that the nation has spent on screening passengers and their bags, few airports made a comparable investment to secure the airplanes themselves.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Train Disaster, Explosion

The New Zealand Herald

Ease work stress - call in the dogs

Jeremy Barron has been bringing Dexter to work for 11 years and says he is loved by staff.

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Albany Times Union

Tour The Insanely Luxurious Resort Opening On Marlon Brando's Private Island

A new insanely luxurious resort, aptly-named The Brando, will open in July on the atoll of Tetiaroa in French Polynesia.

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Related Topix: Travel, French Polynesia Travel, French Polynesia, World News

Scientific Blogging

What Do You Do With 1 Million Feral Camels?

Feral camels in the Australian outback are reviled as pests. Yet they thrive, totaling some one million strong.

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Related Topix: Science, Ecology, Australia, World News

Lexington Herald-Leader

Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt

In this map provided on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, by the Joint Agency Coordination Centre, details are presented in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Western Australia, Australia Travel, US Military, US Navy, US News

The Baltimore Sun

Australia unmoved by U.N. critique of asylum seeker policy

Australia's immigration minister dismissed on Wednesday United Nations ' criticism of its asylum seeker policy, even as fresh evidence emerged of abuses at one of its detention centers in Papua New Guinea.

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Related Topix: Papua New Guinea, World News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Age

Australian film Canopy tries to convey terror of war through a soundscape

Director Aaron Wilson with actors Khan Chittenden and Tzu-yi Mo . Never mind a minute's silence to remember Australia's fallen.

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CNN

The latest in the search

An autonomous underwater vehicle is brought back aboard the Australian ship Ocean Shield after a search mission for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean on Saturday, April 19. Searchers are combing thousands of square miles of the ocean for signs of Flight 370, which disappeared March 8. A Royal Malaysian Air Force ... (more)

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, US Military, US Air Force, US Navy, Malaysia,

West Australian

Newcrest confirms new CEO

Newcrest Mining's chief operating officer Sandeep Biswas will take over as the gold producer`s chief executive and managing director from July 4. Mr Biswas, the former chief executive at Rio Tinto-owned Pacific Aluminium, started with Newcrest in January with the expectation that he would succeed current CEO and MD Greg Robinson in the later half ... (more)

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Related Topix: Papua New Guinea, World News

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