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  1. 'Why does the sun hate me, Mummy?': Meet the heartbreaking toddler...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Mother-of-two, 32, found murdered in her apartment 'by acquaintance who then stole her car he used in hit-and-run' A spring in her step! Home alone Kate shows off her bump in pretty florals as William carries out royal duties in China 'Why does the sun hate me, Mummy?': Meet the heartbreaking toddler who flares up in painful WELTS whenever she steps outside into the light... and her mother who has given up everything to be her full-time carer The mother of a two-year-old who is allergic to the sun wants her daughter's condition to be recognised as a disability.

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  2. WA move top with Shield win over BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Australian

    Western Australia have secured a seven-wicket over New South Wales in Newcastle to jump to the top of the Sheffield Shield ladder. The result bumped the Blues into third place as the race for a berth in next month's final intensifies.

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  3. Western Australia goes top of Shield ladder with New South Wales winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    Western Australia has secured a seven-wicket win over New South Wales in Newcastle to jump to the top of the Sheffield Shield ladder. The result bumped the Blues into third place as the race for a berth in next month's final intensifies.

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  4. NSW set WA 143 to win Shield clashRead the original story

    Friday | Yahoo!

    Sheffield Shield leaders New South Wales have set second-placed Western Australia just 143 to win after being bowled out cheaply early on the final day in Newcastle. With top spot on the Shield standings up for grabs, NSW resumed at 5-65 on Saturday but the lower-order were unable to stop the rot and were all out for just 97. In reply WA are 1-17 at lunch with Marcus Harris dismissed by Sean Abbott for 12. At the wicket are Cameron Bancroft on 5 and Michael Klinger yet to score.

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  5. NSW desperate to avoid early wicketsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | West Australian

    Sheffield Shield leaders New South Wales head into the final day of their match against second-placed Western Australia in Newcastle desperate to avoid the loss of early wickets. NSW will resume at a precarious 5-65, a lead of just 110 runs, with the victor to take top spot and put one hand on a berth in next month's final.

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  6. Victoria crush Bulls in Top End Shield clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ABC News

    Victoria has dealt Queensland's Sheffield Shield hopes a major blow with a crushing innings win inside three days in Alice Springs. A disciplined all-round bowling performance dismissed Queensland for just 168, still 14 runs shy of making Victoria bat a second time.

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  7. Who's who in the ongoing sports drugs scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The drug scandal that has embroiled Queensland sport in the past week escalated quickly and while there's still reportedly more to come, we seem to be at a momentary pause as sports sit in holding patterns. The eight people who have been charged in the past week are mainly athletes and are linked to the same investigation that saw former rugby league players Jason Smith and Matt Seers charged in January.

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  8. WA fights back against Blues in Sheffield ShieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ABC News

    Western Australia is suddenly on top of their Sheffield Shield match against New South Wales in Newcastle after an action-packed day three. New South Wales struggled against disciplined WA bowling to be 5 for 65 at the close with opener Scott Henry on 37 not out the only recognised batsman remaining.

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  9. Australian coal industry edges towards the abyss as Rio Tinto, Glencore, Vale announce cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Age

    The downturn in the Australian coal industry has deepened, with three big mining companies warning on Friday that more jobs will be cut, mines will close and assets will be written down to a shadow of their former value. After a week in which wages growth in Australia reached a 17-year low and corporate spending was predicted to hit a five-year low, Glencore, Rio Tinto and Brazilian miner Vale each revealed significant changes to their Australian coal operations amid a pessimistic view of the sector's future.

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  10. True value of NSW electricity assets 'being hidden' by CoalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABC News

    The New South Wales Coalition is fending off claims that the real profitability of the Government's electricity assets is being hidden, as it looks to privatise the industry's infrastructure. The claims were made in a briefing paper prepared by Bob Walker, Emeritus Professor at the University of Sydney's Business School.

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  11. Blues aim to turn screws on WARead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | West Australian

    Sheffield Shield leaders New South Wales will hunt early wickets against Western Australia on Friday in Newcastle, seeking to establish a hefty first-innings lead as they push for a berth in next month's final. WA will begin the third day at 5-158, still 187 runs in arrears of the home team, with much responsibility resting on the shoulders of Adam Voges who is unbeaten on 35. NSW spin duo Nathan Lyon and Steve O'Keefe will shoulder much of the bowling responsibility on a slow wicket, having bowled the Blues to victory last week against Victoria.

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  12. Daniel Johns Fined And Banned From The Road For Drink DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ContactMusic.com

    Australian rocker Daniel Johns has been fined and banned from the road after pleading guilty to a drink driving charge. The former Silverchair frontman admitted the offence in November , just weeks after his arrest in New South Wales on 28 October , and he returned to court in Newcastle, Australia on Thursday to receive his punishment.

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  13. Disability groups fearful as states move towards full privatisation of NDIS servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: Disability groups fear that people with the most challenging and complex needs may fall through the gaps as some states move towards privatising all disability services under the NDIS. New South Wales and Queensland plan to hand over all responsibility for disability support to charities and companies when the scheme's fully rolled out in 2018.

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  14. CRICKET: Horspath snap up paceman Adam Price and big-hitter Adam MouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Oxford Mail

    Horspath have signed Oxford left-arm paceman Adam Price and destructive Bledlow batsman Adam Mould ahead of their first season in the top flight of the Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League. Australian seamer Price, 32, will be the club's overseas player this season, succeeding South African all-rounder Dean Conradie.

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  15. Nevill ton lifts NSW from the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Yahoo!

    New South Wales have taken a stranglehold on their game against Western Australia thanks to a Peter Nevill century backed up by a disciplined bowling performance in Newcastle. In reply WA are struggling at 5-158 in a crucial contest between the two top teams on the Sheffield Shield ladder.

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  16. Nevill ton lifts New South Wales from the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABC News

    New South Wales have taken a stranglehold on their game against Western Australia thanks to a Peter Nevill century backed up by a disciplined bowling performance in Newcastle. In reply Western Australia is struggling at 5 for 158 in a crucial contest between the two top teams on the Sheffield Shield ladder.

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  17. Blues fight on against WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Yahoo!

    An unlikely eighth-wicket century partnership between Peter Nevill and Gurinder Sandhu has revived New South Wales' hopes in their top-of-the-table Sheffield Shield clash against Western Australia in Newcastle. The Blues reached 8-334 at lunch on day two after an unusually poor display from the competition leaders on day one, when they slumped to 6-189.

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  18. Calls to increase Hunter housing developments before it's too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ABC News

    New estimates released today by the Property Council of Australia show that by 2024 the number of homes needed will have fallen short by almost 30,000. "We've seen what's happened in the Newcastle city centre with the urban renewal strategy and fully funded infrastructure projects," he said.

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  19. Genetic Overlap Between Diagnostic Subtypes of Ischemic Stroke [Clinical Sciences]Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Circulation

    From the School of Medicine and Public Health , School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy , and School of Nursing and Midwifery , University of Newcastle, Australia; Clinical Research Design, IT and Statistical Support Unit, Public Health Research Program, Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, Australia ; Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, UK ; Institute for Stroke and Dementia Research, Klinikum der UniversitA t MA1 4n-chen, Ludwig-Maximilians-UniversitA t, Munich, Germany ; Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA ; Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Cambridge, MA ; Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit and Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neuroscience , University of Oxford, UK; Department of Medicine and ... (more)

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  20. Look Past the Fog, Into the CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WebCPA

    ... changes to your firm here and there. But get started, nonetheless. Growthwise, a firm based out of Newcastle, Australia, heeded this advice and took off from there. They formed in 2009 when the founders became fed up with the tedious and ...

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