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  1. Camms MD demonstrates how Service Review can create sustainable NSW LGRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    Joe Collins rouses Councils in New South Wales on how Service Review and Business Process Management can be used to get 'Fit for the Future'. PRLog - May 28, 2015 - NEWCASTLE, Australia -- CAMMSFounder and Managing Director, Joe Collins' presentation on how Service Review is a critical tool for the future of Local Government in New South Wales was received with enthusiasm by participants at the LG Finance Conference in Hunter Valley.

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  2. Overseas student numbers rising at Uni of NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    The number of international students at the University of Newcastle has increased, amid warnings to stamp out corruption in the international student sector. The ABC's Four Corners program revealed last month that the University of Newcastle had paid undisclosed commissions of more than $20 million to international student agents since 2010.

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  3. 'Conflict magnified' on day coal ship crew member disappeared overboard, inquest hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    An inquest into three suspicious deaths on board one of the world's biggest coal carriers has heard a conflict on the foreign-flagged ship grew the day one of the crewmen disappeared overboard. The Glebe Coroners Court has been trying to determine if the deaths of the three seamen on board the Sage Sagittarius, within a six-week period in 2012, were accidents or murders.

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  4. Union hopes deaths at sea inquest will increase accountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    A coronial inquest into the deaths of two foreign seafarers in Australian waters will increase accountability in the industry, the peak union says. Dean Summers, from the International Transport Workers Federation, said the flag of convenience system, where ships are registered in foreign countries, makes workers vulnerable.

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  5. New Study: Viralytics Ltd. (VLA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Wednesday | PR-inside.com

    Viralytics Limited is a biotechnology company. The company develops oncolytic virotherapy for the treatment of different types of cancers.

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  6. Plans to protect The Res for future generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    Hunter Water says plans to have a 130-year-old disused subterranean water reservoir heritage listed will ensure the site's history is recognised and protected. The Cooks Hill structure is the only underground reservoir open to the public in Australia, and tours will run one day a month for those registered in the public ballot.

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  7. American Samoa's soccer team earns...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Samoa News

    The American Samoa Special Olympics soccer team wave to the crowd after receiving their silver medals for 5-a-side soccer at the Asia Pacific Special Olympics Games in Newcastle, Australia. They are Peleti Filipi Jr, Tausisi Amituana'i, Kennoyd Pao, Saito Mauga, Samoa Togo and Hanipale Tovale.

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  8. Orica makes $7.5m prepayment for Strike Energy gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Aspiring east coast gas supplier Strike Energy has got a boost from proof of Orica's commitment to follow through on plans to buy gas from its $150 million Southern Cooper Basin project, with its shares jumping 8.3 per cent. Orica, an explosives maker with heavy gas requirements for its manufacturing sites, has chosen to make a $7.5 million pre-payment for a deal inked in 2013 to buy up to 250 petajoules of gas from the junior explorer's project.

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  9. Daniel Conn knew he had depression but only recently sought helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Daily Mail

    'I needed to treat it like it is an illness': Former NRL star Daniel Conn knew for a 'long time' he was battling depression but only recently decided to seek help But, despite being plagued by the crippling mental illness for a decade, former NRL player Daniel Conn has admitted in a candid interview on The Daily Edition that he's only recently sought help. Speaking on the Seven Network show, he said: 'It's taken me a long time through a lot of ups and downs with NRL and a few other things to sort of realise that I needed to treat it like it is an illness.'

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  10. Animal abuse allegations included swearing at sheep-but plenty worse, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Boing Boing

    Ken Turner, of New South Wales in Australia, was reported to animal welfare group RSPCA after workers reported that the behavior distressed the herd, reports the Newcastle Herald . A complaint was lodged by PETA, to whom workers had sent undercover footage of abuse they say was physical as well as verbal, "including stomping and punching of the sheep."

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  11. Australian sheep farmer faces complaint from PETA that he 'swore at his animals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A farmer in the Australian outback has landed himself in a bit of a pickle - for allegedly swearing at his sheep.

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  12. 10 Taylor Swift Covers You Should Watch TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Candymag.com

    There are a ton of covers of Taylor Swift 's songs from her latest album 1989 already that we can barely keep up. Each one is different from the other and we can't even choose a favorite! We're sure you've listened to a few of them, too, so make sure you don't miss these other beautiful covers of T-Swizzle's songs from 1989 .

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  13. This Fan Version Of 'Shake It Off' Is Better Than Taylor'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | MTV

    So, Taylor - I know you just released what many believe to be the most epic music video of our time. Well, I beg to differ.

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  14. Palestinian team aiming for knockout stage at Asian Cup; not in Oz merely to make up numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Neepawa Press

    ... team. And that set the newcomers on course for a big debut against defending champion Japan at Newcastle, Australia, next Monday. While the Palestinians are outsiders against continental heavyweight Japan, subsequent group games against Iraq and ...

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  15. Crystal meth addict 'gouged out his own eyeballs and ate them'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Mirror.co.uk

    A young man gripped by crystal meth addiction gouged out his own eyeballs and ate them, it has been claimed. MP Karen McNamara revealed the shocking case during a summit to tackle the country's escalating problem with highly-addictive drug crstyal meth, often known as 'ice'.

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  16. Missing teen Tara Hipwell had been in contact with older men on dating websitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    A 14-year-old girl who has been missing from her home in Newcastle, Australia, for a week was chatting with a number of older men on dating sites shortly before she disappeared. Tara Hipwell has not been seen since she left San Clemente High School in Mayfield, a north-western suburb of Newcastle, about 3.20pm last Thursday .

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  17. UPDATE 1-Soccer-New club for Newcastle after Jets licence revokedRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Reuters

    Football Federation Australia terminated the A-League licence held by the owners of the Newcastle Jets with immediate effect on Wednesday after the club went into voluntary administration. The FFA said the licence would go to a new club in the port city which would be "owned and controlled" by the governing body and compete in the A-League.

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  18. Operations Management Assignment HelpRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | PR Log

    The Operations Management of a company includes the system to use effectively the productive resources with an aim to develop the sustainable ambitious advantages in the industrial organization. PRLog - May 18, 2015 - NEWCASTLE, Australia -- The Operations Management of a company includes the system to use effectively the productive resources with an aim to develop the sustainable ambitious advantages in the industrial organization.

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  19. New Zealand Warriors lose utility Thomas Leuluai to season-ending knee injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    Warriors utility Thomas Leuluai ruptures the ACL in his right knee during the round 10 victory over the Parramatta Eels. Thomas Leuluai will not take no further part in the Warriors 2015 campaign after the club confirmed on Monday the experienced utility ruptured the ACL in his right knee early in Saturday's golden-point away victory over Parramatta.

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  20. Gidley: Still my dream to win silverwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Warrington Guardian

    PART of Australian Kurt Gidley's mindset about continuing his rugby league career in England with Warrington Wolves from 2016 is that he has not given up hope of winning silverware at club level. Although Newcastle Knights, the NRL club he has represented for 15 years, won the Grand Final in 2001, Gidley was only 19 at the time and not selected in what was his breakthrough season.

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