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  1. Futsal Australia titles, day two: PHOTOSRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    PACED action at the Fustal Australia schools championships rolled on in Tuesday's play on the Bendigo Stadium and Flora Hill Stadium courts. FUTSAL balls whizzed from one end of the court to the other in Tuesday's play at the national schools championships in Bendigo.


  2. Senator tells of how father's dementia robs family of simple joysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Illawarra senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells used to love chatting with her dad Giuseppe, but his dementia robbed them both of that simple joy. Illawarra senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells used to love chatting with her dad Giuseppe, but his dementia robbed them both of that simple joy.


  3. Mum of epileptic boy backs calls for medicinal cannabis rethinkRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | ABC News

    A mother whose 10-year-old son suffers from a rare form of epilepsy has backed a de-registered doctor's drive to treat the condition with medical cannabis. Lorraine Hunter's son Hunter Elwell has dravet syndrome, a rare form of epilepsy that causes severe seizures and is resistant to most anti-seizure medications.


  4. Qantas puts world's largest place on longest routeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago |

    A Qantas Airbus A380 touched down Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport about 15 hours after leaving Sydney, Australia, on the 8,578-mile journey. The double-deck, four-engine jet was greeted with a water-cannon salute, then taxied to a two-story gate that was configured just for the behemoth.


  5. One dead, two injured in Sydney stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Yahoo!

    Three men who stumbled into Liverpool Hospital's emergency department with stab wounds, one of whom later died, are believed to have known each other. A crime scene has been set up at a house on Sadleir Avenue at Ashcroft and a car seized by officers.


  6. Smart Sparrow Selected in $20 Million Investment for Next Generation...Read the original story

    50 min ago | Sys-Con Media

    Founded in 2011 by Dr. Dror Ben-Naim at the University of New South Wales, in Sydney, Smart Sparrow is an adaptive eLearning platform that enables educators to create rich, interactive and adaptive learning experiences. In partnership with Arizona State University , Smart Sparrow will utilize the grant to establish the Smart Science Network, a consortium of science educators dedicated to rethinking science education and deepening students' learning and engagement in high-enrollment, introductory science courses.


  7. Deadline looms for Gallipoli ballot winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Coast Register

    IN THEIR MEMORY: West Nowra's Margaret Vandenberg will carry medals belonging to her grandfather, father and late husband Kane when she and son Lachlan attend the Anzac service at Gallipoli next year. JUST weeks out from the cut-off date of October 25, 39 per cent of those who won the ballot to attend Anzac services in Gallipoli next year have not confirmed their acceptance.


  8. Hong Kong crowds dig in for long haulRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters extended a blockade of Hong Kong streets on Tuesday, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades ahead of what some fear may be a push by police to clear the roads before Chinese National Day. Riot police shot pepper spray and teargas at protesters at the weekend, but withdrew on Monday to ease tension as the ranks of demonstrators swelled.


  9. Thieves targeted ATM in Oak Flats servo break and enter: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Around 5am, Lake Illawarra police responded to a reports of a break and enter at the Coles Express store on New Lake Entrance Road, Oak Flats. A spokesperson for the State Crime Command confirmed the incident had been referred to the command's Property Crime Squad.


  10. Barton Highway tops list of ACT's worst roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Motorists who took part in the NRMA's annual survey said the stretch of road at Giralang in Canberra's north was too congested. NRMA local director Alan Evans said the Barton Highway was so bad it had been named in the top five worst roads in both the ACT and New South Wales.


  11. PM Tony Abbott greets Woodend teenager Hayden Muir after epic rideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott has welcomed a Woodend teenager to Canberra after an epic ride to raise money and awareness for epilepsy. WELCOME: Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews, Craig Muir, Hayden Muir, Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Lindy Muir, Minister for Health Peter Dutton and Senator Michael Ronaldson in the Parliament House forecourt today.


  12. Man accused of Islamic school knife threat refused bailRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Tuia Lopesi, 21, faced Campbelltown local court charged with intimidation and being armed with intent to commit an indictable offence. It is alleged Lopesi entered Al-Faisal College in Minto on Thursday and waived a 30-centimetre kitchen knife at a student and school employee.


  13. Mining company gets new cash for old digsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    An exploration mining company will begin drilling for copper and nickel near Broken Hill in far west New South Wales, after receiving a $125,000 NSW Government grant. The grant comes from the New Frontiers Cooperative Drilling program, a $2 million co-funded initiative, aimed to encourage mineral exploration across the state.


  14. Motorists see red at Albion ParkRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    The Princes Highway at Albion Park Rail has been identified as the worst road in the Illawarra region and the fourth worst road in New South Wales. NRMA Spokesman Peter Khoury said it's clear why motorists are continuing to be frustrated by their trip through Albion Park.


  15. NSW bushfire threat worse than last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    The NSW Rural Fire Service has warned this year's bushfire season will be worse than last year, when more than 200 homes were lost in the Blue Mountains. "Without being alarmist in any way, we are being realistic based on the forecast and the underlying conditions that this season is shaping up to be a difficult one and on the forecast alone, more problematic than last year," NSW RFS commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons said.


  16. Light Scattering on Dust Holds Clues to HabitabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    High circular polarization observed in the infrared light from reflection nebulae in the star-forming region Orion OMC1 . It is caused by alignment of the dust particles in magnetic field, but can be responsible for formation of homochiral organics in these dust particles.


  17. Bulldogs v Rabbitohs: Finucane's allegiances to be testedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bega District News

    Peter Finucane of Tathra is a die-hard South Sydney supporter, but his nephew Dale plays for the Bulldogs - "I'll win either way". Bulldogs player Dale Finucane is congratulated by his teammates after scoring a try against Penrith in last week's preliminary final.


  18. Ennis not interested in NRL medalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    No fuss Bulldogs captain Michael Ennis doesn't want any of his teammates to hand him their ring if they win the NRL grand final without him, despite a precedent at the club. The feisty hooker said on Tuesday he needed a miracle to play the season decider against South Sydney on Sunday after suffering two foot fractures against Penrith last weekend.


  19. The moment a distraught one-year-old baby is saved from a hot car...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    FIRST PICTURE: Smiling grandmother who was beheaded by Muslim convert colleague in the Oklahoma food factory they worked in just months after losing her home in a tornado Are you Good2Go? New app allows users to give 'consent' prior to sex... while logging the name and number of their partner Loom band craze shows no sign of slowing as the man who's made $130m selling rubber bands unveils has latest invention..


  20. NT child abuse "under-reported by half"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    Child abuse in the Northern Territory has been under-reported by half because of a misunderstanding of the process, an inquiry has heard. Next year's figures will show a near doubling in reported cases of child abuse, says the NT's Children Commissioner Dr Howard Bath.