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18 hrs ago | News Post Leader

Schoolgirl wins prize for health and safety

Stakeford schoolgirl Emily Pattison, eight, won the competition launched by oil and gas exploration and production company, Inpex, by designing a poster entitled 'Be Healthy, Be Safe' echoing Inpex's 'Zero Harm' and 'Safety Number One' slogans.

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19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Council votes to keep plaque dedicated to disgraced paedophile star ...

Council votes to KEEP plaque dedicated to disgraced paedophile star Rolf Harris... but local taxpayers may have to fund a replacement because it was stolen An Australian local council has agreed in a crucial vote to retain a plaque dedicated to disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris - even though it's been stolen.

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23 hrs ago | Yahoo!

MidWest murder accused to plead not guilty

A 65-year-old man accused of murdering a younger man during an argument at a small settlement in Western Australia's Mid West region on New Year's Eve intends to fight the charge.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Yahoo!

Quilty bares truth in conflict

Like many other Australians who returned from a war in a foreign land, Ben Quilty came home a profoundly changed person.

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NEWS.com.au

Perth congestion charge trial call

THERE are concerns for the safety of a 46-year-old man missing in the Esperance area since yesterday afternoon.

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Aberdeen City Council

Western Australian delegation explores business opportunities in Aberdeen

The Granite City's profile as an international centre of excellence in the energy industry was under the spotlight today when a parliamentary delegation from Western Australia visited the city.

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The Straits Times

5 facts you need to know about Kaplan-Murdoch programmes

Choosing the right educational institution to jumpstart your professional career can be a daunting task.

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Sydney Morning Herald

These five charts show the state of discrimination towards indigenous Australians

One in five young Australians would move if a person of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent sat next to them, a survey has found.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Upgrade phone or no 4G for you

AUSTRALIA'S two biggest telcos will ask customers to upgrade their smartphones and tablets or miss out on speedy new 4G connections.

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Tipperary Today

Moyne - Templetuohy

Our deepest sympathy to Thomas Moore Tullowmacjames Templetuohy and the extended Moore family on the death of his sister Kitty Closkey, Birmingham and formerly of Cloncleigh, Two-Mile-Borris.

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Sys-Con Media

Rugby Mining Limited: Drilling Update Great Northern Gold Project, Pilbara, Australia

The initial drilling program was conducted at the early stage Berghaus prospect, located approximately 9 kilometres to the northwest of Wingina.

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NEWS.com.au

Early learning breakthrough hailed

A NONDESCRIPT school in Perth's east is at the centre of a strategy touted as a shining light for education in Australia.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Prison break: How do you bust out of jail?

A SERIAL escapee and a dangerous sex offender both broke out of Aussie jails today.

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Stuff.co.nz

'Proof' Russia fired rockets into Ukraine

SEEING, BELIEVING: Perth-based couple George and Angela Dyczynski walk near wreckage of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, during their visit to the crash site in Ukraine.

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Israellycool

Aussie Dave's Childhood School Gets The 'Anti-Israel" Treatment

The school I attended as a child back when I lived in Perth Australia, has been targeted with anti Israel graffiti.

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PennLive.com

Puerto Rico headed to Little League World Series

Hamacao, Puerto Rico, Friday won the Caribbean championship with a 14-3 victory over St. Thomas of the U.S. Virgin Island.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Daily Mail

'We promised our daughter we would come here': Australian-based...

A secret ritual, wild alibis and a trail of friendships torn apart by suspicion: The disturbing case of the Florida cops outed as members of the Ku Klux Klan Outrage at ESPN host Stephen Smith after he suggested women should try not to 'provoke' men into beating them following Ray Rice scandal Brothers who forced five friends to have sex with each ... (more)

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CBC News

Mountie heads to Netherlands to see how Canada can aid MH17 probe

Minister of Defence Rob Nicholson affirmed Canada's commitment to help the Dutch probe the downing of Flight MH17 in a Saturday phone call to Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, his Dutch counterpart.

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Journalgazette.net

Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk

Jerzy Dyczynski and Angela Rudhart-Dyczynski whose daughter, 25-year-old Fatima, was a passenger on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, sit on part of the wreckage of the crashed aircraft in Hrabove, Ukraine, Saturday.

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The Island Packet

Parents of Australian victim visit crash site

Jerzy Dyczynski and Angela Rudhart-Dyczynski, parents of 25-year-old Fatima, crossed territory held by pro-Russian rebels to reach the wreckage-strewn farm fields outside the village of Hrabove.

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