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33 min ago | CNET News.com

Australian team smashes 26-year-old electric car world record

UNSW's Sunswift eVe has broken a long standing electric car speed record and now shifts gears to make the car street legal.

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2 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Don Farrell tops SA pollies in travel expenses

DON Farrell's "extensive" travel responsibilities have been revealed in federal financial entitlements data alongside one South Australian Labor Senator's $260,000, taxpayer-funded office fit out.

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2 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Adelaide beach transformed into Gallipoli

HE'S the Adelaide councillor who is never far from controversy - now he's been challenged to prove he's not a "fraud" and asked to take extended leave.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

AME Info

Abu Dhabi delegation to launch roadshow in Australia

A delegation led by Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority plans to travel to Australia later this month for a three-destination road show, aimed at capitalising on growing awareness in the continent, Gulf News has reported.

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The Age

Virgin axes Melbourne to LA route

Virgin Australia will increase flights from Brisbane to Los Angeles to a daily service and abandon its Melbourne-Los Angeles flights as rival United Airlines enters the latter route in October.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

AAU Junior Olympics coming to Des Moines

Downtown Des Moines is going to be full of young athletes and their families for the next 10 days... The AAU Junior Olympics bringing competitors from as far away as Australia and Saudi Arabia.

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Fiji Times

Walking our World

WALKING for thousands of kilometres might be seen as a difficult activity for many but for Australia's Peter Thomas, it's an opportunity to spread the gospel of balance, peace and freedom.

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The New Zealand Herald

The Diary: McCaw and Flynn look to be getting serious

The country's most loved sports star, Richie McCaw, may be getting more serious with his 24-year-old hockey star girlfriend Gemma Flynn, according to inside sources.

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The New Zealand Herald

Auckland Restaurant Month: Adam D'Sylva

Adam D'Sylva's A Taste of Coda is one of the hottest events at Auckland Restaurant Month, writes Rebecca Barry Hill.

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Hospitality Net

YTL Hotels debuts the Kasara brand in Japan, Thailand and Borneo

YTL Hotels has announced the launch of the KASARA brand, a collection of unique and luxurious hotels, resorts and residences in exotic locations in Asia and beyond, including Hokkaido, Japan; Koh Samui, Thailand and Pulau Tiga in Borneo.

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Daily Mail

Australian actress Sarah Snook 'extraordinary' alongside Ethan...

'Extraordinary': Critics say Australian actress Sarah Snook is set for Hollywood stardom after role alongside Ethan Hawke in time travel thriller Predestination has debut She has been tipped as the next Nicole Kidman, and it seems Australian actress Sarah Snook is set for stardom after the online debut of the trailer for time travel thriller ... (more)

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West Australian

Monetary policy can't do it all, says RBA

There was a "global panic" in 2008, but the world economy avoided a repeat of the 1930s depression, he said in a speech in Sydney on Tuesday.

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ABC News

MH17: Officials gather in Brisbane to sign condolence book, pay respects to crash victims

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman met with officials from the Netherlands, Belgium, Britain and the Philippines at the executive building to add the first signatures to the book.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

NEWS.com.au

How to save every time you buy

DON'T book flights for a Friday afternoon. And always get groceries on Monday. Save cash by shopping smarter, not shopping less.

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ComputerWorld

Telstra unveils locations getting early access to 700MHz 4G network

Telstra will conduct commercial trials in Perth, Fremantle and Esperance in Western Australia; Mildura, Victoria; Mt Isa, Queensland; and Griffith, New South Wales.

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Yahoo!

Variety the spice of life

Best mates and veterinarians Anthony Bennett and James Carroll have always fantasised about becoming rural Australia's answer to Bondi Vet heart-throb Chris Brown but they never imagined it would one day become a reality.

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Merimbula News Weekly

Little Wings 'a blessing' for Merimbula family

A free service which flies children and their parents between regional areas in NSW and Westmead Children's Hospital has been called a blessing by Nicole Cousins, a mum in one of four local families to benefit from the charity, Little Wings.

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Stawell Times-News

Young farmers embarking on grains promotion

BEAUFORT'S Jessica Kirkpatrick is one of four young farming enthusiasts embarking on a mission to promote the importance of the nation's grains industry.

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Washington Blade

International AIDS Conference begins in Australia

Six prominent HIV/AIDS researchers who were traveling to the 2014 International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, were passengers on a Malaysian airliner that was apparently shot down in eastern Ukraine on Thursday.

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Metro

NEWPrince George celebrates his first birthday, tries to grab a butterfly

Mine. The Prince makes a pincer movement with his fingers as he moves closer to the unsuspecting butterfly On the eve of his-Royal-cuteness Prince George's first birthday, the palace has released a series of official pictures of the young royal enjoying a trip to London's Natural History Museum with mum and dad.

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