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6 hrs ago | The Spectator

The Royal Family beats Australia's dreary political class hands down

Only a few hours before the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge landed in Sydney for the start of their much-hyped royal Australian visit, Barry O'Farrell, the popular Premier of New South Wales, stunned the nation by resigning.

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10 hrs ago | 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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14 hrs ago | Reuters

British royals soak up Sydney

NO REPORTER NARRATION The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their tour of Australia on Friday with a visit to the Bear Cottage children's' hospice and a beach in the Sydney suburb of Manly.

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18 hrs ago | National Ledger

Movie News - Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton Promote 'The Other Woman'

Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton complimented each other in monochrome outfits at a photo call for 'The Other Woman' in Sydney, Australia.

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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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Newsday

Sydney airport go-ahead

Australia has finally decided after a fractious debate lasting decades to build a second airport in Sydney, its biggest and most populous city.

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New Scientist

Why we get autism but our Neanderthal cousins didn't

It's not what you've got but how you use it. The first maps of gene expression in two of our extinct cousins flag up important differences between the activity of their genes and our own.

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USA Today

Royals pose for selfies on Down Under tour

Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY. Contributors agree to our Terms of Service and are responsible for the content of their videos and photos.

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AlertNet

Dengue outbreak at Australian refugee centre sparks concerns

A woman reads a newspaper containing an advertisement publicising the Australian government's new policy on asylum seekers arriving by boat, in Sydney, Australia, August 2, 2013.

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Braintree and Witham Times

William hails Australian mountains

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George arrive at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport on a Royal Australian Air Force aircraft during the tenth day of their official tour to New Zealand and Australia The stunning views from one of Australia's most visited beauty spots left the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge declaring they will return some ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Village Voice

"Somebody Loves You," and That Somebody is Betty Who

'I have this fantasy," says Betty Who. The New York-based singer is a tall, fast-talking burst of energy with platinum blonde hair and a near-constant smile.

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Business Wire

Bullhorn Australia Office Sees Significant Customer and Personnel Growth in 2014

The Bullhorn Australia office has seen significant growth in headcount, advances in support and services scale, and numerous client wins.

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WPTV Local News

AC/DC's Malcolm Young ill, 'taking a break'

AC/DC rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young is ill and is "taking a break," the band posted on its website Wednesday.

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BroadwayWorld.com

New Musical ATOMIC to Open Off-Broadway this Summer at Acorn Theatre

This summer, after a wildly successful engagement in Sydney, Australia, Atomic, the exhilarating and provocative new musical based on the creation of the atomic bomb, will make its highly anticipated U.S. premiere with a strictly limited 8-week Off-Broadway engagement from June 26 - August 16 at The Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row .

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Newsday

Beard trend 'guided by evolution'

The ebb and flow of men's beard fashions may be guided by Darwinian selection, according to a new study.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Roger Kohler Releases New Memoir, the Funny Side of Life

For author Roger Kohler , there's nothing like a good laugh. His new memoir , " The Funny Side of Life " , shares a positive, humorous outlook on life as Kohler reflects on his many misadventures in Australia, Switzerland and the United States.

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NEWS.com.au

Premier accused of right royal snub

ADELAIDE City councillors are angling for a significant pay rise saying some of their interstate mates get paid more than twice what they do.

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Mirror.co.uk

Royal Tour 2014: Live updates as William and Kate arrive in Australia

The Duchess of Cambridge looked glamorous in a bright yellow outfit as the Royal couple disembarked their plane in Sydney "For Catherine, Harry and me, born in the early 80s, we've never known anything else - Australia and Australians have always been for us a beacon of confidence, creativity in the arts and sporting ability.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Royals touch down in Australia

WILLIAM and Kate were due to be greeted this afternoon by Premier Barry O'Farrell.

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