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54 min ago | ABC News

Two charged with elderly man's murder at the Rock

Police and emergency services were called to a house on Scott street at the Rock at around 11.30am last Wednesday, after reports a man had been badly injured.

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5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Pokies, $298m and 'pork barrelling'

Millions of dollars in poker machine taxes taken from some of Sydney's poorest suburbs to fund "disadvantaged communities" have been used to pay for the state government's election promises.

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9 hrs ago | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban Split: Divorce Looms as Couple Fight Over Keith's Upcoming Tour

Keith Urban certainly gets extra brownie points for trying to make his marriage to Nicole Kidman work - but to no avail.

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12 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Air Canada coming under criticism over video showing baggage being dropped

Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus says it will finally scrap parts of the provincial Marriage Act that define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, to get in line with federal legislation and public sentiment that wants the rights of gays, lesbian and bisexual Albertans recognized.

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16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

NSW pair charged with elderly man's murder

A man and a woman have been charged with the murder of a 76-year-old man in southwest NSW.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Scotsman.com

Future of beards on a razor's edge

It started on the streets of Brooklyn. Some time in the mid-Noughties, hipsters in the boho districts of Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bushwick began teaming an armful of tattoos with a chinful of whiskers to create a kind of biker-meets-hippy carpenter vibe.

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Cryptomundo

Bigfoot Has Australian genes

It's considered Australia's answer to the Loch Ness monster, with everyone from famous politicians to entire families having claimed to see the Yowie.

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The Age

Pharmacists warned off homeopathy

Ian Carr at Saxby's pharmacy in Taree. 17 April 2014. Story by Amy Corderoy. Photo: Carl Muxlow.

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ABC News

New South Wales Waratahs beat the Bulls 19-12 in Super Rugby clash

New South Wales returned to the winners' circle with a gritty 19-12 victory over the Bulls at the Sydney Football Stadium on Saturday evening.

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The Peninsula

William, Kate hit the beach on Sydney visit

SYDNEY: Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate got to grips with Australia's beach and bush lifestyles yesterday, watching a life-saving display and a sheep-shearing demonstration as part of their tour Down Under with baby son George.

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BroadwayWorld.com

the Last Confession, Starring David Suchet, Richard O'Callaghan, ...

The Last Confession, the acclaimed mystery thriller by Roger Crane set in the Vatican, begins its world tour in Toronto tonight, April 19, 2014 at the Royal Alexandra Theatre, before touring to Los Angeles, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney, Australia.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

ABS-CBN News

St. Pedro Calungsod shrine to be built in Australia

A shrine dedicated to Filipino St. Pedro Calungsod will be built in a church garden in New South Wales, Australia.

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Jalopnik

High-Performance Volvo Polestar Will Be Australia's Coolest Cop Car

Volvo is giving one of their sexy superfast Polestar S60 smurfmobiles to the police in New South Wales, Australia to scare speeders into submission.

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People

Fashion Faceoff, the Royal Tour Edition: Kate Middleton Wears Same Zimmermann Dress as Naomi Watts

Get excited: We have our first Fashion Faceoff of the Royal Tour. The white Zimmermann dress Duchess Catherine wore for a busy day of events Friday - including a stop at the Royal Easter Show and a trip to Sydney, Australia's famed Manly Beach - has also been spotted on a big time Hollywood A-lister.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Are beards about to go out of fashion?

On the list of trend-setting publications frequented by the fashion conscious, the Royal Society's Biology Letters would rarely make the cut.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Postcode a matter of life and death

There may be only few kilometres separating the residents of northern Sydney from the central coast but their lifespans are strikingly different.

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Yahoo!

Delays on NSW roads in all directions

The worst was a 21km traffic queue on the Great Western Highway, between Springwood and Wentworth Falls, for drivers heading out of Sydney.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Toronto Star

Can this man save the TTC?

These are tough times for the Toronto Transit Commission and its millions of users.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Wig comes off the mystery $6 billion man

Padbury Mining says it has finance in place from a mystery backer to fund its port development.

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NEWS.com.au

Mum killed in front of teen son

POLICE are still searching for a man suspected of killing his de facto in broad daylight, as they deliberate on whether to release his ID.

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