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  1. Rugby-Waratahs leave Crusaders' playoff hopes hanging by a threadRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Peninsula

    The New South Wales Waratahs virtually ended Canterbury Crusaders' proud playoff run by beating the New Zealanders 32-22 on Saturday in a pulsating repeat of last year's Super Rugby final. Hulking Fijian Taqele Naiyaravoro scored two tries, with fellow winger Rob Horne and flyhalf Bernard Foley bursting clear for the others as the champions moved top of the Australian Conference with only three matches remaining.


  2. Book review: Tiger Autumn - one of the best Hong Kong novels in yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Jan Pearson proves that a fine Hong Kong novel can be written on the Far North Coast of New South Wales. After 20 years "in earth sciences" and "various policy roles" in Australia, the author draws on her childhood memories of our city to create the enjoyable Tiger Autumn .


  3. Tropical Fruits turns 27 ... and we're all invitedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Blaze

    For its 27th birthday, LGBTI social group Tropical Fruits are putting on a celebration of royal proportions on the Queen's Birthday weekend. LGBTI Northern Rivers social group Tropical Fruits is celebrating their 27th birthday with a party fit for any queen - Q Ball.


  4. Modern approach to preserving historyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner

    Mr Smithies, who replaced Chris Tassel as the trust's managing director in December, said the organisation had not always excelled in good governance and financial responsibility. Among them were the Australian Maritime Museum and the Queen Victoria Building, with partnership programs with the Australian War Memorial, Sydney Opera House and Art Gallery of New South Wales .


  5. Bankstown woman is the latest jihadist who wants to come homeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    "Surely, our intelligence authorities should be trusted to be intelligent enough to harness rather than squander this opportunity": Joseph Wakim. A former Bankstown woman who travelled to Syria last year for what were believed to be humanitarian purposes is understood to be trying to negotiate with federal authorities for her return to Australia.


  6. Aussie fans go crazy for EurovisionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    HE'S been the talk of Eurovision since landing in Vienna. With just hours until showtime, here's why Guy Sebastian remains the bookies' favourite.


  7. Slippery Slopes on Mars Send Curiosity Rover on DetourRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    This image, captured by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity on May 10, 2015, shows rough terrain on the way to an outcrop . Curiosity's handlers decided not to traverse this terrain and took a different route instead.


  8. Waratahs top of Australian conference with win over CrusadersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    New South Wales moved to the top of the Australian Conference with a tight 32-22 win over the Crusaders in the Super Rugby final re-match at Sydney's Olympic stadium on Saturday evening. The Waratahs led 17-8 at half-time and moved further ahead in the second term when hulking winger Taqele Naiyaravoro scored his second try, before the Crusaders fought back with five-pointers from Richie McCaw and Matt Todd.


  9. Horne scores for the WaratahsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Rob Horne of the Waratahs scores a try during the Round 15 Super Rugby match against the Crusaders on May 23, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.


  10. March against Monsanto: World rallies in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ARCHIVE PHOTO: People hold signs during one of many worldwide "March Against Monsanto" protests against Genetically Modified Organisms and agro-chemicals, in Los Angeles, California The third annual 'March against Monsanto' protest is taking place in cities around the world. Activists are highlighting the monopoly the GMO giant has in controlling food supply.


  11. Seat of the week: FordeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Crikey

    The outer southern Brisbane seat of Forde has stayed beyond Labor's reach for all but one term since it was radically redistributed in 1996, their most recent failed candidate being former Premier Peter Beattie. Forde covers developing suburban territory at the southern edge of Brisbane, including the Logan City suburbs of Loganlea, Shailer Park and Beenleigh in the north, together with City of Gold Coast territory along the Pacific Motorway from Ormeau south to Upper Coomera.


  12. Extra player error costs Dogs winRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Wollongong Bulldogs coach Lee Murray accepted responsibility for having an extra player on the ground which cost his side victory against Northern Districts in AFL South Coast Seniors on Saturday. WOLLONGONG Bulldogs coach Lee Murray accepted responsibility for having an extra player on the ground which cost his side victory against Northern Districts in AFL South Coast Seniors on Saturday.


  13. Cameron kicks for goal for the GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    Jeremy Cameron of the Giants kicks a goal during the round eight AFL match against Crows at on May 23, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.


  14. Grass Boots: Tongala have not forgotten the past despite recent successRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Age

    Tongala has won only five senior footy flags since the end of the Second World War, the most recent back in 1984. The trio, all aged over 90, are the club's oldest flag winners, having been part of the team that defeated nearby arch-rival Kyabram by 28 points in the 1949 Goulburn Valley League grand final.


  15. Officer struck by police car during pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    A male officer has been rushed to hospital after he was struck by a police car during a pursuit on the New South Wales north coast. About 1:30pm police tried to stop a car travelling north on the Pacific Highway near Emerald Beach, using road spikes to stop the car near Solitary Islands Way, north of Coffs Harbour.


  16. Should Canberra be listed as a National Heritage site?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr has written to the federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt asking him to refuse a submission to include Canberra on the national heritage list. A verdict was put off until December 2012 by former Environment Minister Peter Garrett, then by Mr Hunt until September 2014 and again until June 2015.


  17. Cannabis crop found at Dapto homeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Lake Illawarra command officers searched a Compton Street property at about 6.30pm, and found a hydroponic cannabis set-up in the garden shed. A 37-year-old man will be charged with cultivation, supply and possession of a prohibited drug, with a court date still to be determined.


  18. Tamou erases demons to take on OriginRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Tamou admits to being down on form and confidence in the opening rounds after undergoing surgery on his neck in the off-season. The 26-year-old originally suffered the injury against Canterbury last year and at the time complained he could not feel his left arm.


  19. Berry steams back in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    Locals relished in the delights of the Lachlan Valley Railway as it rolled into Berry for the annual Celtic festival on Saturday. Locals waiting at Berry Station welcome the Lachlan Valley Railway on Saturday as part of the Berry Celtic Festival's attractions, delighting everyone from small children to dedicated rail enthusiasts.


  20. Faust too strong in group 3 Premier's CupRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Age

    Goulburn trainer Kurt Goldman is planning another winter carnival raid with Faust after an all-the-way win in the Premier's Cup at Doomben. Ridden by James McDonald, Faust held off a challenge from Baligari to win by a long neck with Jetset Lad 1- lengths away third.