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  1. Indonesian fighter jets intercept Australian planeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... without permission, officials said. The Australian-registered Beechcraft civilian plane was flying from Darwin, Australia, to Cebu in the Philippines when it was intercepted by two Sukhoi fighter jets, air force spokesman Hadi Cahyanto told AFP. It ...

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  2. Origin to stockpile gas suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | West Australian

    Origin will stockpile its gas supplies as it looks to take advantage of expected price rises over the next few years. The energy provider said it expected its gas supplies to become more valuable in the next few years, once production starts at massive LNG projects in Queensland.

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  3. Outback Cruising! Top Gear trio spotted driving luxury performance...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Outback cruising! Top Gear hosts spotted driving high-performance luxury cars though the desert as they film the hit series in Australia UK Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson and his team were spotted driving through Berry Springs in Australia's Northern Territory on Tuesday in three luxury cars. A video was taken of the BBC team cruising through the rural area of Darwin and the hosts can be seen in a yellow Bentley Continental, a Nissan GTR and a BMW M3.

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  4. Australian market set to open higherRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    IF YOU'RE familiar with the movie Groundhog Day, you'll totally get what's just happened with interest rates in Australia. NSW has knocked off Western Australia as the country's strongest economy, as the glow of the mining investment boom continues to fade.

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  5. Top Gear race through Top EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Territory News

    Top Gear presenters Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson and James May drive through Berry Springs in Darwin's rural area in a yellow Bentley, a Nissan GTR and a BMW M6. Jeremy Clarkson and the BBC's Top Gear team are in the Northern Territory, driving a trio of luxury performance cars.

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  6. Top Gear racing through Top EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    WE HEAR you Australia, after tonight's latest tell-all you are officially done, finished, over The Bachelor and his harem of women - and so are the hosts of The Project. MODERN Family star Sofia Vergara is the highest paid TV actress in Hollywood yet can she break away from the role of Gloria? AS a gangly teen in Western Australia, Zanita Whittington had her sights on the Navy.

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  7. Gough the hero of Aboriginal rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Territory News

    He did so much ... Aborigines still - and always will - acknowledge Gough Whitlam as the father of land rights in Australia. Picture: News Corp Australia.

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  8. Whitlam first PM for indigenous AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    When Gough Whitlam famously poured soil into the hands of Gurindji leader Vincent Lingiari it became a symbol of his dedication to indigenous land rights. Almost 40 years on, soil from the same land will be offered back to the Whitlam family to signal the former prime minister's importance in Aboriginal history.

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  9. Gough Whitlam a 'champion of land rights'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Indigenous leaders in the Northern Territory have paid tribute to Gough Whitlam, describing him as a champion of land rights. "It was enormous, it's like the equivalent to Armstrong walking on the moon.

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  10. Plan to extend our starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Northern Territory News

    PLANS to combine the football academies of Western Australia's Kimberley region and South Australia's vast APY lands with the Territory Thunder underage model can only be good for the northern game. This writer understands the three academies will merge in what many view as a positive step towards enlarging the playing depth of underage Territory sides at national championships.

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  11. 'For our children, stop this pointless war'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | NEWS.com.au

    THE parents of the Maslin children killed in the MH17 disaster have called for an end to the pointless war in the Ukraine as their bodies finally arrived home. A GOVERNMENT minister parotted Arnie yesterday when he called his opponent an "economic girlie man".

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  12. No reinforcements for Iraq: BishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | NEWS.com.au

    A GOVERNMENT minister parotted Arnie yesterday when he called his opponent an "economic girlie man". But we think he could take his impersonation even further.

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  13. Marines to return to California following six months Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Marine Corps Times

    After seven months away, the third group of Marines and sailors to go to Australia is headed back to California. Members of 1st Battalion, 5th Marines is scheduled to return to Camp Pendleton on Monday after deploying in March.

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  14. Dunford Replaces Amos as New Marine Corps CommandantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Fox News

    ... of this includes the Pentagon's Pacific rebalance which, among other things, rotates Marine units through Darwin, Australia. "Under Jim's (Amos) leadership the Marines established an innovative rotation in Australia. Gen. Amos has also helped the ...

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  15. Virgin to take over Tiger for $1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Northern Territory News

    Like a tiger ... Tigerair will be retained as "a brand" by Virgin Australia which has announced plans to buy the remaining 40 per cent stake in the low cost carrier for $1. Pic: James Morgan.

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  16. Man discovers spider living under his skin during Bali vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newsday

    ... creep higher throughout the day. "It was as if someone had scratched me with the tip of a knife," he told Darwin, Australia-based NT News . "So according to the doctors over here I've come down with some mystery condition," he said in a Facebook ...

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  17. Horse Racing - Racing in turmoil over deaths of two female jockeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Yahoo!

    The head of the Australian Racing Board has defended safety standards at the country's racecourses after the death of two women jockeys this week. Carly-Mae Pye died from injuries she suffered in a fall at Callaghan Park racecourse in Rockhampton, Queensland on Monday, while apprentice Caitlin Forrest was killed by a fall at the Murray Bridge course in South Australia on Wednesday.

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  18. Defence building boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Northern Territory News

    THE Northern Territory can expect about 30 defence construction projects worth a combined $3 billion to be completed within 10 years, a senior Australian Defence Force program leader says. Speaking in Darwin yesterday at the second annual Northern Australia Defence Summit, Air Commodore Anker Brodersen, who is overseeing the Australian end of the US Force Posture Initiative, said his team was "champing at the bit" to get the projects underway.

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  19. Greenpeace calls for tougher seafood labellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ABC News

    Greenpeace has launched a campaign calling for tougher seafood labelling laws in Australian restaurants, following the European Union's example. The campaign follows similar calls from Australian fishermen and a Senate inquiry examining whether new laws should be introduced forcing the hospitality sector to disclose more information to consumers.

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  20. Timeline: Banana Freckle eradication, exotic disease disaster unfolds for Australian banana industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ABC News

    The discovery of the pest disease Banana Freckle on plants in the Northern Territory last year sent shudders through the Australian industry. What followed has been the systematic destruction of banana plants around the Darwin region, with multiple eradication zones established as more properties tested positive.

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