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Local news for Sydney, Australia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago |

Courtney Love says her later years are none of your business

Grunge goddess Courtney Love, the lead singer of Hole and the widow of Kurt Cobain, has been busy touring with her band in recent months and is gearing up to release her upcoming memoir at the end of the year.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Courtney Love, Pop/Rock, Hole, Kurt Cobain, Australia, World News, The Smashing Pumpkins, Nirvana, Grunge

6 hrs ago | Scoop

Innovation the linchpin to drive SME sales growth

Sydney, Australia, 1 September 2014: Australian small to medium enterprises are increasingly investing in innovation in a bid to improve productivity in a low growth environment.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania, Small Business, Personal Finance

10 hrs ago |

Impact of the diagnostic changes to post-traumatic stress disorder...

Meaghan L. O'Donnell , PhD, Nathan Alkemade , PhD, Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, Carlton, Victoria and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria; Angela Nickerson , PhD, School of Psychology University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales; Mark Creamer , PhD, Department of Psychiatry, ... (more)


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

14 hrs ago | ABC News

NSW police chief wants national taskforce for ice epidemic

MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: The chief of New South Wales police says the scourge of the drug ice is now so bad that a national response is needed to curb the epidemic.


Related Topix: Australia, World News

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Live Science

Rapid Response Teams Halve Hospital Heart Attack Deaths

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.


Related Topix: The Conversation, Reggae, Australia, World News, Medicine, Nursing

Paramatta Sun

GALLERY: Light Horse return for parade

Neil Highes with his horse Harry after the 1st/15th Royal NSW Lancers Parade on August 30, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.


Related Topix: Australia, World News,

The New Zealand Herald

APN unveils IPO, NZX float plan

APN News and Media, publisher of the New Zealand Herald, has announced it is considering an initial public offer and sharemarket float for its New Zealand business.


Related Topix: Australia, World News

New Scientist

No more pause: Warming will be non-stop from now on

Enjoy the pause in global warming while it lasts, because it's probably the last one we will get this century.


Related Topix: Global Warming, Australia, World News, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Science / Technology


Joan Rivers On Life Support - Report

International Guest Joan Rivers attends the 2009 Mardi Gras VIP party at the Zeta Bar of the Hilton Hotel on March 5, 2009 in Sydney, Australia.


Related Topix: Australia, World News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Automotive News

Mustang and Coors -- scarcity made fans want them more

As I was coming of age in Indiana, Coors enjoyed elite status as an exotic beer you couldn't buy anywhere east of the Mississippi River.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Indiana, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Action Movies, Smokey and the Bandit, Celebrities, Burt Reynolds, Australia, World News,


The 2014 Honour Awards Finalists

This year's Honour Award finalists represent a diverse range of people and organisations whose work and achievements have benefited the LGBTI community in New South Wales.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

Sys-Con Media

Champion Iron Limited Announces Annual and Special Meeting Voting Results

MONTREAL, QUEBEC and TORONTO, ONTARIO -- -- 08/29/14 -- Champion Iron Limited advises that at an Annual and Special Meeting of the company's shareholders which was held in Sydney, Australia on August 29, 2014, the following resolutions were passed by the requisite majorities as follows: ... (more)


Related Topix: Canada, Australia, World News, North America

ABC News

Chef's Challenge with Hassan M'Souli

Hassan M'Souli arrived in Australia in 1985 from Casablanca. His passion for cooking evolved in his mother's kitchen at a young age and he pursued that passion along with acting and teaching.


Related Topix: Australia, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage

Samuel Pergande and Jillian Mueller will star as Johnny Castle and Frances "Baby" Houseman in the North American tour of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage .


Related Topix: West End (Washington, DC), Australia,

Former Playboy model - once married to Nikki Sixx - gets up to...

Built circa 1892, 'Wintemute House' is a historical residence in Burnaby, offering a one-of-a-kind tranquil setting complete with magnificent grounds.


Related Topix: Motley Crue, Australia, World News, Drugs

Plastics News

Poor plastic coating prompts cable recall

Australia's competition regulator, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission , has ordered a major recall of 2,485 miles of electrical cabling due to poor-quality plastic insulation coating.


Related Topix: Australia,

Linn's Stamp News

More than 10,000 value changes recorded in Vol. 6 of the 2015 Scott standard catalog

Vol. 6 of the 2015 Scott Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue lists stamps of the countries of the world from San Marino through Zululand.


Related Topix: Australia, World News,

Leinster Express

Laois' Aussies run for charity

Seamus Colgan from Mountmellick and Portarlington and his mates in Australia completed the 14k 'city to surf' in Sydney and raised over i 1 24,500 for cystic fibrosis Ireland.


Related Topix: Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Australia, World News, Sydney, Australia Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Ireland, iPhone

West Kentucky News

When You Are On Your Last Nerve by Sally Burgess, Forefront Families LLC

We have just arrived in Sydney, Australia, having run three parenting seminars in New Zealand.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Parenting,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

International Business Times

Tiny Beads Found In Shampoo And Exfoliants Are A Threat to the Sydney Harbour

An Australian national flag and a New South Wales state flag fly at half-mast atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge on July 19, 2014, as a sign of respect for those killed in the Malaysia Airlines passenger jetliner MH17 that crashed over eastern Ukraine.


Related Topix: Australia, World News