Newcastle, Australia Newswire

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  1. Peabody Energy pulls plug on Tinkler's coal comebackRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    U.S. coal producer Peabody Energy has pulled the $130 million sale of its Australian Wilkie Creek mine to former billionaire Nathan Tinkler, appearing to dash the young entrepreneur's hopes of a coal comeback.

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  2. Corruption inquiry claims another scalpRead the original story

    Wednesday | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: It's like the old song about 10 green bottles, except there are still plenty of bottles hanging on the wall.

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  3. Empty department store to thrive once more as creative hub during University's Festival of the MindRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in February. Mr Westbury spoke about his pioneering work to reuse vacant buildings in his home town of Newcastle, Australia, which has transformed the area. Since then, a succession of innovative projects have been launched in Sheffield, of which ...

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  4. Heavy Haul Rail Conference and Exhibition - Newcastle, AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | MBendi

    The highly anticipated event is the annual meeting place for mining and rail representatives from around the country to discuss all the latest rail projects in the heavy haul sector.

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  5. Manitoba MoversRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    She has recently returned from Newcastle, Australia, where she was CEO of an organization that provides services to homeless young people.

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  6. City 'big guns' fight out finish of XXXX Taree Gold CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Manning River Times

    TWO 'big gun' gallopers scratched from city racing on Saturday fought out the finish of the $60,000 XXXX Gold 2014 Taree Gold Cup TWO 'big gun' gallopers scratched from city racing on Saturday fought out the finish of the $60,000 XXXX Gold 2014 Taree Gold Cup , visiting horses dominating the card at Taree Wingham Race Club's TAB meeting at Bushland ... (more)

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  7. NRL players accept backdated doping bansRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    Australia forward Paul Gallen and nine of his current or former teammates at the Cronulla Sharks are among the National Rugby League players who accepted a backdated 12-month ban for using banned substances, a sanction that sparked condemnation among Australian Olympic athletes on Friday.

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  8. Priest who abused dozens of boys says he was 'self-indulgent, self-obsessive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Beaver Countian

    This article titled "Priest who abused dozens of boys says he was 'self-indulgent, self-obsessive'" was written by Australian Associated Press, for theguardian.com on Friday 22nd August 2014 04.43 UTC A Catholic priest who systematically abused dozens of boys says he was "self-indulgent" and just acted on his desires.

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  9. Water wheelchairs aid swim program at Manning Aquatic Leisure CentreRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Manning River Times

    LEARNING to swim will be easier for people with a physical disability with a new water wheelchair at the YMCA Manning Aquatic Leisure Centre in Taree.

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  10. Water Additive Eyed in Corroded SewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | PaintSquare

    In some instances, the concrete pipes have had their lifetime reduced by up to 90 percent, brisbanetime.com.au reported .

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  11. How the ICAC scandal unfoldedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | ABC News

    From bottles of Grange to brown bags of cash in Bentleys, the latest ICAC investigations have exposed a rotten vein running through both the former Labor government and current Liberal Government.

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  12. New Book Takes Readers On a Journey With 'The Woman in the Distance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | PRWeb

    ... Italy and the USA. Sophie has two children and has been married for sixteen years. She now lives in Newcastle, Australia working as a full time contemporary artist and writer, and escorts painting and writing group tours to Bali, Indonesia. The ...

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  13. Newcastle and Charlestown by-elections: October 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Crikey

    A guide to the two Hunter region state by-elections in which the incumbent Liberals have waved the white flag before the starter's whistle has even blown.

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  14. Labour hire firm supplying NSW poutly plant falls foul of Fair Work OmbudsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | ABC News

    The Ombudsman has previously acted to correct illegal employment practices in a meatworks in the Hunter Valley and in fruit plantations in far north Queensland.

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  15. Senior AppointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | PS News

    Mr Wilkins has led the Attorney-General's Department since September 2008. He was also the Director-General of the Cabinet Office in New South Wales from 1992 to 2006 and was the Director-General of the Ministry of Arts in New South Wales from 2001-2006.

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  16. The Block couple's surprise weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | NEWS.com.au

    CHILLED lovebirds on The Block Max and Karstan have revealed their idea for a bizarre wedding that will even be a mystery for them.

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  17. Poll Bludger: ICAC's kiss of death to clear a path for independentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Crikey

    The fallout from last week's ICAC hearings will likely upset the applecarts of both major parties.

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  18. NSW Premier apologises to Hunter for donation scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | ABC News

    New South Wales Premier Mike Baird says he is deeply sorry for the way the Liberal Party "let the people of Newcastle down", after a corruption commission was told of MPs taking cash from prohibited donors.

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  19. ICAC: Maitland Liberal MP Robyn Parker says 'we refunded' developer's donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | ABC News

    The member for Maitland Robyn Parker has told a New South Wales corruption inquiry a donation made by a property developer was quickly picked up and refunded.

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  20. Youngsters get lesson in North East hero Private John Simpson and his DonkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Chronicle Live

    To mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First World War, Seven Stories in Newcastle , the national centre for children's books, invited families to come and celebrate the achievements of military hero Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, from South Shields.

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