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  1. Sammy show blows into townRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mercury

    THE Hurricanes are far more than a one-man Big Bash band but all eyes will be on West Indian superstar Darren Sammy when he takes to the field in Hobart for the first time tonight. Not since Pakistani quick Rana Naved thrilled crowds in BBL01 have the Hurricanes faithful had a flamboyant entertainer but Sammy has already brought plenty of Calypso flair to the state.

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  2. Young Hagley fish frier picks up top tips in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    James Houlston, of Our Plaice in Hagley, took part in the 2015 National Fish & Chip Awards educational study trip, courtesy of Seafood Scotland and The Scottish Seafood Partnership. The 20-year-old who was shortlisted in the Young Fish Frier of the Year category of the 2015 National Fish & Chip Awards, joined fellow finalists in visiting the port of Peterhead, Europe's white fish capital.

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  3. Local author Bissett to edit new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Linlithgow 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. A book celebrating the work of professional and amateur writers from Falkirk and Bo'ness is being produced by Falkirk Community Trust.

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  4. Hard Rock International Announces Hard Rock Hotel TenerifeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Followings its successful European debut with Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza earlier this year, Hard Rock International - owner of one of the world's most iconic and recognized brands - announces plans for the beachfront Hard Rock Hotel Tenerife, set to open in mid-2016. The upcoming property is Hard Rock's second project in collaboration with leading operators, Palladium Hotel Group, who recently opened the Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, the brand's first European hotel.

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  5. A solemn night in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Australian Newsagency Blog

    I did not intentionally head to Martin Place in Sydney tonight, the scene of the siege a week ago today that resulted in the loss of three lives but find myself there I did. There are more flowers than I expected, filling five or six large barricaded off areas.

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  6. #HotIn2015: Tours and Activities Trending on Viator for Travel in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    As an exciting year in tours and activities draws to a close, the team at Viator - the leading resource for researching and booking tours and activities worldwide - is looking at what's beginning to trend among travelers for 2015. Viator booking data and unique product developments are shaping some areas to keep an eye on when making travel plans for the thrilling New Year ahead.

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  7. Shearing for 43 years in WA's Mid West regionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    Dave Fry has spent 43 years in the wool industry, and much of that in Western Australia's Mid West region. He's been a contractor for 25 years and in that time has seen the industry evolve and shrink, faces age and children grow up and take over farms.

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  8. NZ shares rise led by NZOGRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand shares rose, led by New Zealand Oil and Gas after it bought a cornerstone stake in ASX-listed Cue Energy. Fletcher Building and Sky Network Television advanced as dual-listed stocks followed the Australian bourse higher.

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  9. Santa rage as parents see redRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    REMEMBER Ewan McGregor's character in the film 'Ghostwriter'? We speak to the man who the role was based on to shed some light on one of the most mysterious professions. CHRISTMAS is supposed to be 'the most wonderful time of the year'.

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  10. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | 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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  11. Tully Smyth shows off her curves in a bikini as she splashes around ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Big Brother babes hit the beach! Tully Smyth shows off her curves in a bikini as she splashes around with fellow reality star Lisa Clark Tully, who calls Melbourne home but is visiting Sydney for Christmas, and her local buddy were spotted taking a dip on the city's most famous strip of sand on Sunday. Bikini babes: Big Brother stars Tully Smyth and Lisa Clark revealed their stunning figures as they went for a dip at Sydney's Bondi Beach on Sunday On a hot summer's day, the reality stars went for a refreshing dip at Bondi Beach, stripping down to their bikinis and jumping into the water.

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  12. Wendy Byrne retires as Ararat North principalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Ararat Advertiser

    Ms Byrne, who held the principal position at North for more than five years, stepped down from the role at the end of term three. Ms Hilbig has previously been principal of Halls Gap Primary School and has spent the last two years teaching in a remote school in the Northern Territory.

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  13. This office Slip 'n Slide makes for a wild work Christmas partyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mashable

    An Australian company has taken Christmas celebrations to a new extreme, setting up a Slip 'n Slide through the middle of the office. Flight Centre's HQ in Brisbane is the scene of the party, where office workers can be seen during Friday's Christmas celebration looking on from cubicles as a colleague slides face-first down a corridor covered in washing detergent.

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  14. Market Close: NZ shares rise led by Nzog; Kathmandu slidesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scoop

    New Zealand shares rose, led by New Zealand Oil and Gas after it bought a cornerstone stake in ASX-listed Cue Energy. Fletcher Building and Sky Network Television advanced as dual-listed stocks followed the Australian bourse higher.

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  15. Brisbane casino designs are revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    The Queensland government on Monday released the final "integrated resort development" designs from the two consortiums fighting it out for the city's casino licence at Queen's Wharf in the city centre. Greenland Group and Crown Resorts have offered up a six-star hotel, two five-star hotels, restaurants - including one headed by renowned chef Neil Perry - public space and a bridge to South Bank, where they will build a new cinema and theatre complex, public space, a water park and of course the all important casino.

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  16. New Business at The LandingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Scoop

    The latest to join a host of exciting new businesses at The Landing development, Queenstown, are worldwide gym sensation Snap Fitness and House of Travel. The Landing will host the South Island's first Snap Fitness health club, an international success story that began in 2003 and now has over 1,500 locations - including clubs across the US, Hong Kong and Australia.

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  17. The world's best beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    BAY OF ISLANDS: We've got plenty of choices back home for great beaches yet we're always on the look out for perfection. What is it about the humble meeting of sand and sea that seems to enchant us? It's more than just the sum of its parts, a beach.

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  18. Holiday spots to consider in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The year is almost over and intrepid travellers are already planning their 2015 getaways. With that in mind we asked six travel experts to share their predictions for the hot destinations in 2015.

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  19. Adopt-a-School: Raising a charitable glass for kids in needRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Rolls-Royce Phantom Pinnacle Travel Collection is limited to just 15 cars. Vancouver is recipient of 1 of 2 Rolls-Royce sent to North America.

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  20. Ararat's Alice Culling wins Austral Wheelrace Carnival and Australian Madison ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    ARARAT cyclist Alice Culling continued won the 117th Austral Wheelrace Carnival and Australian Madison Championships at Melbourne's Hisense Arena on Saturday night. ARARAT cyclist Alice Culling continued her stellar form on the track with a win at the 117th Austral Wheelrace Carnival and Australian Madison Championships at Melbourne's Hisense Arena on Saturday night.

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