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  1. Missing Sydney teen resurfaces in IS group videoRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A teenager who ran away from Australia to join jihadists in Iraq and Syria has reappeared months later in a video of the Islamic State group, vowing to "not stop fighting", reports said Tuesday. The 17-year-old, named in local media as Abdullah Elmir but who calls himself "Abu Khaled", carried a rifle and directly addressed Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott in the video reportedly posted online, the Sydney Morning Herald said.

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  2. Missing Sydney teen resurfaces in ISIS videoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    The 17-year-old, named in local media as Abdullah Elmir but who calls himself "Abu Khaled," carried a rifle and directly addressed Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott in the video posted online, the Sydney Morning Herald said. SYDNEY: A teenager who ran away from Australia to join jihadists in Iraq and Syria has reappeared months later in a video from ISIS, vowing to "not stop fighting", reports said Tuesday.

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  3. Additional sh5m to She Cranes campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New Vision

    By Swalley Kenyi The She Cranes netball World Cup campaign has continued to gather steam with an additional sh5m from Standard Chartered Bank. Uganda Netball Federation is running a funds drive since last month to help the team participate in the netball showpiece in Sydney, Australia next August.

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  4. Medical chiefs to review Australia's Ebola guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABC News

    Australia's chief medical officers will meet in Sydney on Thursday to discuss the safety of the nation's health workers after authorities in the United States upgraded the initial guidelines for workers exposed to Ebola. The CDC guidance was expected to be released as early as Saturday, but was pushed back while being reviewed by experts and US officials.

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  5. Australian jihadi warns PM AbbottRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Nerve News

    A teenager who ran away from his home in Australia in June has threatened Prime Minister Tony Abbott in a Islamic State video posted on internet. Adullah Elmir appeared in the video, posted Monday, under the pseudonym Abu Khaled from Australia, Sydney Morning Herald reported.

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  6. Cheika can handle politics - DeansRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    "Vested interests" are holding back Australian rugby but Wallabies coach-in-waiting Michael Cheika may be equipped to negotiate the labyrinthine off-field politics, according to the team's former mentor Robbie Deans. New Zealander Deans lasted nearly six years at the helm of the Wallabies before being replaced last year by Ewen McKenzie, whose sudden resignation on Saturday plunged Australian rugby further into crisis a year out from the World Cup.

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  7. Women in the Pet Industry Network Welcomes Chief Operating Officer of K9 Fit ClubRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 21, 2014 - PHOENIX -- Women in the Pet Industry Network , a leading organization focused on women entrepreneurs in the ever-growing pet industry, welcomes Penny Warring to its membership. Penny is Chief Operating Officer of K9 Fit Club www.K9FitClub.com , an online certification program and the leaders in human & canine fitness .

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  8. Bankstown boy threatens Prime Minister Tony Abbott in Islamic State recruitment videoRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    A Sydney teenager has emerged as a poster boy for the Islamic State, appearing in a chilling recruitment video threatening Prime Minister Tony Abbott and vowing the militant group will fight until it conquers the West. Abdullah Elmir, 17, stars in a video posted on the internet overnight on Monday under the nom de guerre "Abu Khaled from Australia".

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  9. Dave Ramsey's 'Radical View' of Biblical WealthRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBN.com

    ... Ebola will be negative until the virus builds up in the body. Brian Houston, pastor of Hillsong Church in Sydney, Australia, has issued a statement re-affirming his traditional position on same-sex marriage.

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  10. Dirty Dancing Comes to the Fox Theatre TonightRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... night at the National Theatre, 10 years after the original stage production received its world premiere in Sydney, Australia. "The company that we have assembled for our North American tour is beautiful and truthful," says Eleanor Bergstein , ...

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  11. Sydney teen runaway appears on IS videoRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Age

    An Australian teenage runaway has appeared in an Islamic State video, warning Prime Minister Tony Abbott jihadists won't stop until the notorious black flag of IS is flying above every nation. In a video posted on YouTube, the speaker believed to be 17-year-old Abdullah Elmir from Bankstown in Sydney's southwest, warns western leaders of the terror group's resolve.

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  12. a Professor Wozniak takes on new role at Australian universityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    ... among the young technologists who will take the next step." Claire Reilly is CNET's news writer, based in Sydney, Australia. When she's not breaking stories, she's a part-time Simpsons guru, hair metal enthusiast and blue cheese aficionado. See full ...

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  13. Gough Whitlam: The Young Brolga spreads his wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Liverpool City Champion

    One of three children, he was the son of a solicitor who had helped develop the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. At age of 15, Whitlam finished high school but was considered too young to go to university, so he instead attended Canberra Grammar School.

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  14. Westmead to handle any Ebola cases in NSWRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Paramatta Sun

    Inside the ultra high isolation rooms at Westmead Hospital, where any Ebola patients who reach NSW will be treated. Picture: Carlos Furtado/Western Sydney Local Health District.

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  15. Aussie teen in chilling ISIS videoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    Video has emerged of an Australian man perpetrating the propaganda of ISIS. The fair-skinned, red-haired man called Abu Khaled Australia threatens to put ISIS' flag on Buckingham Palace and the White House.

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  16. Tai chi instructor earns certificationRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... of tai chi for health improvement, while Lam was visiting the Chicago area. Lam, a family physician in Sydney, Australia, has been studying tai chi for more than 30 years and is proficient in different styles and has trained many gold medal winners ...

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  17. I'm sentencing 'Bad Judge' to hard time.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Melissa Crawley has a PhD in media studies from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. Her book: Mr. Sorkin Goes to Washington: Shaping the President on Television's \x34The West Wing\x34 was published in 2006.

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  18. Federal Parliament suspended in a sign of respect for Gough WhitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    NICK GRIMM: To the death of one of the country's most imposing figures; a man who made his impact on Australian life by representing a time of change and of turbulence, a period of tremendous opportunity and bitter disappointments. Perhaps Gough Whitlam said it best himself not so many years ago.

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  19. Photos: 2014 Nike Women's Half Marathon San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Competitor Magazine

    ... notorious fog covers the course and lasts throughout most of the race. Victoria Mitchell, 32, of Sydney, Australia, crossed the finish line in first place with a time of 1:19:49. She placed second at last year's race. First, second and third place ...

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  20. Australia's Cabcharge says rebuffs M&A talk from NY-listed FleetCorRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    Cabcharge Australia Ltd, the country's only listed taxi payment company, said it had rebuffed an approach from FleetCor Technologies Inc to buy its core payments business. Australian media reported that the New York-listed firm had made an approach to acquire the Cabcharge unit for A$500 million .

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