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  1. Freedom Destinations Launches Redesigned Australia WebsiteRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Back and looking slicker than ever before, the new Freedom Australia website employs a modern look and feel, distinctively mirroring the aesthetics of Freedom Destinations' sister brands Freedom Africa and Freedom Asia while headed by two of Freedom Destinations' company ethos encompasses making the booking process as enjoyable and stress-free as possible and that's why the website has been designed with the utmost attention paid to an easily negotiable menu, not to mention a large rotating slideshow, signposting the holiday options available for seamless navigation.

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  2. Eugenie Bouchard: 'An old guy asking you to twirl, it was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Independent

    Bouchard appeared to be unaffected by this week's sexism storm after she was asked to 'do a twirl' by an on-court reporter 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 Eugenie Bouchard was spared any more controversial questions after booking her place in the fourth round of the Australian Open on Friday.

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  3. Carpet Call Opens a New Store in VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | PRWeb

    Carpet Call, the largest flooring retailer in the country, has proudly announced the opening of its newest store location at 527 Keilor Road, Essendon in Victoria. The new Carpet Call store, which opened its doors for business on January 5, 2015, marks the 68th retail location throughout Australia.

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  4. ERM Power Completes Purchase of Source Power & Gas LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | PRWeb

    ERM Power Ltd today announced completion of the purchase of US electricity retailer, SPG Energy Group LLC, trading as Source Power and Gas . The transaction was announced to the market on December 11, 2014 and was subject to certain US regulatory approvals.

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  5. Skin Cancer Risks Increase In Young Asian AustraliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | International Business Times

    Constant exposure to ultraviolet rays from the sun and tanning beds have increased cases of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers for the past 30 years. Young Asian Australians are increasing risks of developing skin cancers too when they engage in tanning activities to darken their complexion, according to a new research.

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  6. The pursuit for equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sydney Star Observer

    The institution of marriage might be dying, but gay people aren't to blame. In fact, we could be the ones to save it.

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  7. Three life lessons I learned from my travelsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Rediff.com

    Travel and start-ups have more in common than you'd think, feels Sanjay Nath, co-founder and managing director of Blume Ventures. During my recent travel to Australia, I visited many breathtaking places, and through some captivating images, I would like to draw a parallel between these two passions of mine.

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  8. On Native GroundFEAR not, Class of '09. Knowledge is Still PowerRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  9. The best beer gardens in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | NEWS.com.au

    THERE are tonnes of amazing beer gardens across our great brown land, so deciding on only 11 to highlight is a huge challenge. Here's our pick of the best... OVER one million selfies are shared across social media everyday but is all this coming to an end? Judging by new laws around the world it may soon be illegal to take a selfie.

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  10. Fitzroy walking tour to reveal queer historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABC News

    ALGA president Graham Willett said Fitzroy was one of Melbourne's oldest suburbs, and "while a lot of that early history is lost to us, not all of it is". The earliest story they tell is of John Wilson, who was sentenced to death for 'unnatural acts' in December 1863.

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  11. The new 70s show: Australian dollar in the doldrumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    It might have lasted only for a few minutes but the Australian dollar was trading in the 70s on Friday morning - US79.95 - before returning to US80. Although that may not seem like a big deal, it's worth remembering that last July the dollar was trading at US95.

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  12. The Pittsburgh Symphony Presents Good Friday Spell With Pianist Gabriela Montero This WeekendRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra kicks off the New Year with a debut by rising American conductor James Gaffigan and the return of crowd favorite pianist Gabriela Montero this weekend, January 23 & 25 during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Wagner's "Good Friday Spell" at Heinz Hall. Gaffigan will lead the orchestra in poignant pieces from Wagner and Mendelssohn - "Good Friday Spell" from Parsifal and Symphony No.

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  13. Man close to running 7 marathons in 7 days on 7 continents as only...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Mail

    Durbin is the only American competing in the World Marathon Challenge that started last Saturday and ends in Sydney on Friday So far, Durbin has run six marathons, each 26.2 miles, through snow, rain and jetlag in Antarctica, Chile, Miami, Madrid, Morocco and Dubai Tim Durbin is the only American competing in the World Marathon Challenge that started last Saturday Jan. 17 and ends in Sydney on Friday. So far, the 31-year-old has run six marathons, each 26.2 miles, through snow, rain and jetlag in Antarctica, Chile, Miami, Madrid, Morocco and Dubai.

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  14. Heartbroken couple who were 'encouraged to have a home birth by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Mail

    Heartbroken couple who were 'encouraged to have a home birth by doctors' sues hospital after daughter died when midwife arrived an hour late Court documents include allegations a midwife did not arrive until after Chloe's birth and the couple was given incorrect phone contact details A couple is suing a hospital over the death of their new-born girl Chloe, after a planned home birth went tragically wrong. Parents Emma Kilby and Paul Gent, from Melbourne, say they're lodging the legal action over her death because 'we just don't want this to happen to anyone else'.

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  15. Word from the street on IR reviewRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABC News

    ELEANOR HALL: The World Today's Lexi Metherell headed to Sydney's CBD to gauge the reaction to workplace change, and while small businesses were reluctant to be interviewed, the members of the public she spoke to expressed clear support for penalty rates and the minimum wage. SYDNEY MAN: I've been in jobs where I've been given the minimum wage, I've been below, and it is very tough, especially for travel reasons, especially on trains and running a car and things like that.

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  16. 10 ultimate Australian road trips to take this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Mashable

    Australians love a cheap flight out of the country, often at the cost of not seeing their own backyard. So, this Australia Day weekend makes for the perfect time to throw a bag in the car and head off into the vast Australian landscape for an epic road trip - you may not be back by Tuesday, though.

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  17. Winter blues as awards contender Jonathan Rea's test thwartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. New Kawasaki World Superbike signing Jonathan Rea will be hoping for better weather next week after a two-day test session at Motorland Aragon was hampered by unfavourable weather and low temperatures in Spain.

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  18. Thank you Paul O'GradyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Blaze

    To many, Paul O'Grady was the first Australian MP to publicly acknowledge his homosexuality. To countless others, he was an advocate, fighter, campaigner, warrior, activist and friend.

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  19. Pernod strikes Champagne deal with QantasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Drinks Business

    Drinks giant Pernod Ricard has struck a deal with Australia's national carrier Qantas to serve Mumm and Perrier Jouet to its first class passengers. First class passengers will now be served Mumm rose or Perrier Jouet brut in Qantas' first class lounges at Sydney and Melbourne airports.

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  20. Heidi Klum - excited about tour Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    Supermodel Heidi Klum will make her first visit to New Zealand next week, gracing Auckland during an action packed two-day tour. The leggy lingerie model will touch down next Thursday afternoon on the back of a flying visit to Australia, showing off her very first Bendon campaign, Heidi Klum Intimates and Heidi by Heidi Klum.

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