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  1. Massive red-bellied black snake surprises wranglerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Wildlife wrangler Geoff de Looze is well accustomed to catching snakes and bagging them, but even he got the shock of his life when he found a massive red-bellied black snake at a job in the New South Wales Hunter Valley. "Mate, this thing was huge.


  2. Stolt-Nielsen Limited Reports Unaudited Results For the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2014Read the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    ... to be a problem. At Stolthaven Terminals we saw improved performance at Houston, New Orleans and Newcastle, Australia. Stolt Tank Containers also managed a good performance in what is normally a seasonally weaker quarter for the division. Stolt Sea ...


  3. Catching a massive red-bellied black snakeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    The "abnormally large" and "heavy as" snake, which according to Delooze weighed about 10 kilograms, was found hiding under an airconditioning unit at an engineering firm in Newcastle, New South Wales yesterday. Delooze got the call to pick the snake up, and couldn't believe his eyes when he caught sight of the "ferocious eater", The Newcastle Herald reported.


  4. GonerFest 2014 in MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    ... out of tune." This disregard for propriety was on full display Saturday afternoon at Murphy's Bar, as Newcastle, Australia, two-piece Gooch Palms took the indoor stage, singer-guitarist Leroy Macqueen wearing only a skimpy crop top. The band's songs ...


  5. S. Pacific flotilla to protest climate inaction at Australian portRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... your consent for us to set cookies. A stacker/reclaimer places coal in stockpiles at the coal port in Newcastle, Australia, June 6, 2012. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz SYDNEY, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Protesters from 12 South Pacific nations plan to block ships ...


  6. Smoking while pregnant or breastfeeding 'endangers boys' fertility by damaging their sperm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Dallas man is diagnosed with disease AFTER return from Africa in first case found on U.S. soil.


  7. RAAF rocked by teen sex scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Territory News

    Australian Air Force Cadets instructor Christopher Robert Adams, 24, has been committed to stand trial for allegedly having sex with two teenage air force cadets in 2012 and 2013. Picture: Neil Keene A DECORATED member of the Royal Australian Air Force has been committed to stand trial for allegedly having sex with two teenage air force cadets under his care.


  8. Damaging legacy: Mothers who smoke affect the fertility of their sonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Mothers who smoke while they are pregnant or breast feeding may be damaging the future fertility of their sons, according to new findings from research in mice published online today in Human Reproduction , one of the world's leading reproductive medicine journals. The study is the first comprehensive animal model to show the mechanism by which smoking can affect the fertility of male offspring.


  9. YWAM seeks community support for new medical shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Asopa People

    YESTERDAY I visited the YWAM medical ship which is currently in Newcastle, New South Wales, to raise awareness of YWAM's amazing work in Papua New Guinea. YWAM is planning to purchase a new and larger ship so it can expand its operations with far better outreach capabilities.


  10. Thurston, Hayne share Dally M award in NRLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    For the first time since the inception of the Dally M medal, two players have shared the top individual honor in Australian rugby league after Johnathan Thurston and Jarryd Hayne finished equal on points in a round-by-round countdown. Thurston, the North Queensland Cowboys, Queensland and Australian playmaker, joined ex-Newcastle and Australia halfback Andrew Johns as the only players to win three Dally Ms.


  11. More - ABC OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Trevor Dickinson's photo walls, with specially-designed panels designed for self-portraits or 'selfies', have been a smash hit in the beachside city of Newcastle, Australia over the past couple of years. The UK-born commercial designer and illustrator has created a series of must-visit, must-be-photographed-at photo walls in and around the Newcastle CBD.


  12. Sewer Corrosion And Odour Research Project Wins IWA Global Grand Project AwardRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Water Online

    The Sewer Corrosion and Odour Research, or SCORe, program was selected as the Global Grand Award recipient of the International Water Association's 2014 Project Innovation Awards . The award, which will be presented this month in Lisbon, Portugal, at the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition, acknowledges the beneficial tools and innovative technologies that the research has uncovered to help water utilities across Australia manage odour and corrosion issues within sewer systems.


  13. The Lucky Country Is About to Run out of LuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 |

    A stacker/reclaimer places coal in stockpiles at the coal port in Newcastle, Australia, in this file photo taken on June 6, 2012 . I don't often write about Australia, partly because Australian politics are so stable and the country such a solid partner for the United States, but also because Australia has for twenty years basically avoided the ups and downs of the world economy.


  14. NRL: Johns bags Warriors for failing to achieveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    Shaun Johnson can be the best player in the world but needs to find consistency, says Andrew Johns. Photo / Sarah Ivey League immortal Andrew Johns says the Warriors are "perennial under-achievers" and says it is up to halfback Shaun Johnson to find consistency and take the team to the next level.


  15. Sewer technology brings global honour for UQ-led teamRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | PressReleasePoint

    The $21 million research project, Sewer Corrosion and Odour: Putting Science in Sewers, is believed to be the world's largest sewer-related research program. UQ Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter HA j said the group's discoveries already had saved the industry partners several hundred million dollars.


  16. Aurora Australis icebreaker celebrates 25th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | ABC News

    The bright-orange icebreaker Aurora Australis, which has become a feature of the Hobart waterfront, is celebrating its 25th birthday. Named after the Southern Lights that occasionally brighten up the night sky, the Aurora Australis has served as Australia's principal Antarctic research and resupply vessel, providing the link between Hobart and the Australian Antarctic Division's bases.


  17. League: Nines perfect way to grow league, says JohnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    Andrew Johns believes the NRL Auckland Nines has the potential to grow the game here and in the Pacific Islands. Photo / Richard Robinson League immortal Andrew Johns believes the NRL Auckland Nines has the potential to grow the game here and in the Pacific Islands.


  18. Andrew Johns tips Rabbitohs to win NRL titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 |

    Johns is on a four-day promotional of New Zealand, as an ambassador for the Auckland Nines, due to take place at Eden Park on January 31 and February 1. "I was pretty vocal about how great the nines concept was, after the event and during the event. I think it's a way we can grow the game in New Zealand, but also the Pacific Islands.


  19. Former Aston Villa and Birmingham City striker Emile Heskey proves he ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | IcBurton

    Former Aston Villa and Birmingham City striker Emile Heskey proves he can hit a cow's backside with a banjo - watch the video A couple of weeks ago Heskey, who is looking for a new club, tried to dispel the rumours on Soccer AM - with hilarious results. In a new attempt to prove he can indeed hit a cow's backside with a banjo, he quite literally hit a cow's backside with a banjo.


  20. Beautide claims Australian titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 |

    Exciting pacer Beautide has capped off a stellar 2013/14 season by being named Australian Harness Horse of the Year. The gelding was bestowed the top crown by a panel of more than 60 judges, with Harness Racing Australia making the announcement just minutes ago.