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  1. Breast cancer survivors embrace decorative tattoos to reclaim their bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A growing number of breast cancer survivors are now sharing their stories about covering mastectomy scars or reconstructed breasts with decorative tattoos. Earlier this month, a Northern Territory tattoo parlour posted an image on social media of a client's double mastectomy and reconstruction tattoo.

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  2. On this day -- May 24Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    May 24 is the 144th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar . There are 221 days remaining until the end of the year.

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  3. This Day in History: May 24Read the original story

    Friday | The Inyo Register

    1626 - Peter Minuit buys Manhattan. 1844 - Samuel Morse sends the message "What hath God wrought" from the Old Supreme Court Chamber in the United States Capitol to his assistant, Alfred Vail, in Baltimore, Maryland, to inaugurate the first telegraph line.

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  4. Breast cancer survivors reclaim their bodies with tattoos over scarsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Anne Hulett wears a bold emblem on her new left breast: a bright red love heart with a teardrop beneath. The Melbourne primary school principal had never considered getting a tattoo before doctors found three aggressive cancers growing above her breastbone in 2012.

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  5. The man who's sworn off planesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    THE great-great-grandson of evolutionary biologist Charles Darwin has vowed never to step on another aeroplane. But it's not for the reason you might expect.

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  6. Reel thing is digital at drive-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    Mike Chenette, center, co-owner of the Jericho Drive-In with his wife Lisa Chenette in their film projection room on Friday, May 22, 2015, in Glenmont, N.Y. The drive-in, which opened for the season Friday night, is in the process of converting from 35mm film stock to digital projection. The Jericho Drive-In on Friday, May 22, 2015, in Glenmont, N.Y. The drive-in, which opened for the season Friday night, is in the process of converting from 35mm film stock to digital projection.

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  7. Ian Moss to bring classics to The CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bendigo Advertiser

    Respected as one of Australia's iconic musicians, 5 times ARIA winner Ian Moss delivers an unforgettable sound - not only as a telling soloist on guitar but especially with his silken voice, ringing with clarity resonating with pure soul. Respected as one of Australia's iconic musicians, five-times ARIA winner Ian Moss delivers an unforgettable sound - not only as a telling soloist on guitar but especially with his silken voice, ringing with clarity resonating with pure soul.

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  8. Rhetoric versus reality: an opportunity to get it right on Asia policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    Six years in, the Obama administration policies of promoting closer ties towards Asia are a case of missed opportunity. As a senior analyst at a top Washington, DC think tank, I had the opportunity to lead a congressionally-mandated review of the Obama administration's military and diplomatic rebalance towards Asia.

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  9. Will housing bubble pop in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northern Territory News

    AUSTRALIA is in the midst of the greatest credit-fuelled real estate bubble the country has ever seen. When it pops it's going to devastate the economy, and quite possibly take the big banks with it.

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  10. Bates still hoping for victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northern Territory News

    MASTER trainer David Bates refuses to give up on White Sambuca even though the son of Iffraaj has yet to win in Darwin. The five-year-old gelding will have his 12th attempt at breaking through in the Top End on Saturday in race two, the Darwin Corporate Park Handicap over 1300 metres at 3.05pm.

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  11. 'On your bike' docRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northern Territory News

    VISITING medical specialists to Alice Springs do not get private access to fleet cars - and must instead do their shopping and explore the town on supplied bicycles. The Centralian Advocate can reveal senior health department figures in Darwin, who are trying to attract quality specialists to the Centre, are baffled at the revelations and will seek an explanation from the Central Australia Health Service.

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  12. Territory schools under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northern Territory News

    The NT Department of Education has confirmed it is conducting an audit of school data and confirmed that Centralian Middle School, in Alice Springs, was one of the schools being looked at. "A student attendance data audit is currently being conducted across a sample of Northern Territory government schools," a department spokeswoman said.

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  13. Sidmouth not yet ready to introduce Australian run machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sidmouth Herald

    Sidmouth won't be seeing Aussie run machine Jake Fawcett in action against Paignton on Saturday as he isn't in the country yet, writes Conrad Sutcliffe. Fawcett won't be arriving from Australia this week and Sidmouth have been told he is unlikely to arrive before May 29. Fawcett, who bats left handed and bowls off-breaks, has played for Western Australia Under-23s and the First Class side on a couple of occasions.

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  14. Davis Cup ready to ace NT fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Northern Territory News

    St Paul's school children involved in tennis Hot Shots grassroots program include Spencer Finch , Sidni Finch, Julia Van der Berg and Taj Cannard. DAVIS Cup tennis is coming to Darwin for the first time and the fans are already lining up to watch big names like Lleyton Hewitt and Nick Kyrgios in action.

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  15. Indigenous pastoral jobs program a win winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | ABC News

    The pastoral real jobs program is an Indigenous employment initiative managed by the Northern Territory Cattlemen's Association and funded by the Indigenous Land Corporation. "They like to handle the young horses and must hear lots of stories about how their elders did it but times are changing.

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  16. Australia Council cuts six-year funding in wake of Brandis budget cuts, dance protests plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Opposition leader Bill Shorten has accused Arts Minister George Brandis of "a blatant and shameless grab for personal political control over the distribution of arts funding" in the wake of last week's budget changes to the Australia Council. "People are horrified at having to pass the new Tony Abbott and George Brandis test for what constitutes art," Mr Shorten said.

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  17. NT's growth focus on exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Northern Territory News

    FEDERAL Treasurer Joe Hockey will arrive in Darwin today to spruik the recent Federal Budget, which featured a $5 billion infrastructure loan fund for the NT, Queensland and northern WA. "But the north needs new infrastructure to get things moving.

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  18. NT Stolen Generations organisation facing audit and closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ABC News

    An organisation that reunites family members torn apart through the Stolen Generations has been forced to close due to funding cuts and is being audited over "compliance issues". The Central Australian Stolen Generations and Families Aboriginal Corporation runs a link up service from Alice Springs that has been organising reunions since the landmark Bringing Them Home report was released in 1998.

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  19. Crocodile NowitzkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Dallas Observer

    He had come this far, deep into the Australian Outback, and now that it was dark, he didn't know where he was. Not exactly, anyway.

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  20. Endemic Melioidosis in Residents of Desert Region after Atypically...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Teem-Wing Yip, Saliya Hewagama, Mark Mayo, Erin P. Price, Derek S. Sarovich, Ivan Bastian, Robert W. Baird, Brian G. Spratt, and Bart J. Currie Menzies School of Health Research, Casuarina, Northern Territory, Australia After heavy rains and flooding during early 2011 in the normally arid interior of Australia, melioidosis was diagnosed in 6 persons over a 4-month period. Although the precise global distribution of the causal bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei remains to be determined, this organism can clearly survive in harsh and even desert environments outside the wet tropics.

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