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  1. Security crackdown has new targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    A heightened terror alert will have a major impact on November's G20, but Queensland's top cop supports moves to reassess the threat level DELIVERY drivers are set to face tougher scrutiny at shopping centres and authorities are preparing to sweep sewers and secure manholes as the state's anti-terror security crackdown widens. The Courier-Mail has learnt of the heightened measures after it was revealed bins and lockers had been sealed shut at major transport hubs.

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  2. Cubic Supports Extension of Contactless Bankcard Payment Across Transport for London NetworkRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Sept. 16, 2014 - Effective today, millions of customers are set for easier and more convenient journeys as Transport for London introduces contactless bankcard payments across all its services - including Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground and National Rail services currently accepting Oyster. While extremely straightforward for the customer who simply has to touch their preferred bankcard to the reader, it is a major technological achievement delivered by TfL with support from Cubic.

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  3. Brisbane's lion idea best cagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Examiner

    IN LAST week's episode of the brilliant ABC satire Utopia, Rob Sitch's long-suffering character asked local primary school children what vital nation building projects they thought his government authority should consider. IN LAST week's episode of the brilliant ABC satire Utopia, Rob Sitch's long-suffering character asked local primary school children what vital nation building projects they thought his government authority should consider.

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  4. Kim Kardashian kuddles up to a furry friend - and even takes a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Keeping up with the koalas! Kim Kardashian kuddles up to a furry friend - and even takes a selfie - as she visits Australia Zoo with Kanye West and baby North Kim Kardashian posed for one of her infamous selfie photos as she cuddled up to a koala in Queensland on Monday. The superstar shared the snaps with her Instagram followers after enjoying a day out as she and husband Kanye West took their one-year-old daughter to the late Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo.

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  5. Environmentalists criticise Australia reef protection planRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Environmentalists criticised a new Australian government plan released Monday to protect the Great Barrier Reef in the face of UN concerns, saying it will not do enough to halt the marine park's decline. The draft plan, now open for consultation, comes after UNESCO threatened to put the reef on its World Heritage "in danger" list.

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  6. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West head North and take their daughter to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Crikey! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West head North and take their daughter to late Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo to watch a crocodile show She's been spending a lot of time underwraps since her parents touched down in Australia over a week ago. But little North West enjoyed a day out on Monday as Kim Kardashian and Kanye West took their daughter to Australia Zoo in Queensland.

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  7. Weight war: Magda Szubanski's battle of the bulge sparks fears for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Weight war: Magda Szubanski's battle of the bulge sparks more fears for her health as Australia's favourite funnylady is pictured relying on a walking stick to get around The weight war of Magda Szubanski is once again making headlines after the star parted ways with weight loss giant Jenny Craig before reportedly checking into exclusive health retreat Gwinganna, in Queensland. Although Magda is reported to be following the retreat's program, this week's New Idea says friends are afraid the funnywoman's health could be at risk after she was pictured walking with a cane.

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  8. Queensland flood devastation captured in operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | ABC News

    A new Australian opera inspired by the resilience and courage of Queenslanders during the 2011 floods will have its debut this week in the state's capital. "Rather than one opera, we decided to choose four of our professors of composition and commissioned them to write a 20 minute opera each," he said.

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  9. Revealed: The secret to a long lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    WAS it two hotheads pulling over to duke it out, a drug-induced panic attack, or something more sinister? Police are edging closer to solving highway puzzle. KANYE West, Kim Kardashian and baby North were only in Brisbane a matter of hours when they visited a tourist spot that attracts most visiting celebrities.

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  10. Rush Hour: The stories you need to know todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Northern Territory News

    Alberto Contador of Spain might have won the 20th stage of the Spanish Vuelta, but the Colombian womens team are grabbing headlines for their kit. Pic: AP Photo/Paulo Duarte.

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  11. On report: Justin Hodges of the Broncos is tackled by Tariq Sims of the Cowboys.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Age

    North Queensland are hoping the NRL match review committee will view Tariq Sims' collision with Justin Hodges as a "head clash" and not a late shoulder charge as the backrow enforcer tries to book his spot against the Roosters. Brisbane's co-captain was left dazed and confused after he was collected by Sims, who was put on report in the Cowboys' win over the Broncos in Townsville on Saturday night.

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  12. Greatness in the colonies beckonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Morpeth Herald

    George Murray Colledge was born in Gateshead in 1845, the son of Teasdale Colledge, master mariner, and his wife Mary Ann, nee Murray. He was called to Stewarton, Ayrshire, and married Matilda Ann Broomfield, daughter of the Rev R.W. Broomfield, Wesleyan minister at Lesbury, at the chapel there.

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  13. Tolled you so: We hate to payRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    A YOUNG woman is dead and several more people injured following a four-car accident on the Gold Coast last might. HUNDREDS of specialist officers have been deployed to the far north for the finance ministers' meeting in the first rollout of full-scale security procedures.

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  14. Penrith, Souths through to NRL preliminary finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Jamie Soward's field goal with 10 seconds remaining gave Penrith a 19-18 victory over the defending champion Sydney Roosters on Saturday, booking the Panthers a place in the preliminary finals in Australia's National Rugby League. The Panthers earned a second-week bye with the win, while the Roosters will next play the winner of Saturday's later elimination match between North Queensland and Brisbane.

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  15. Loyal Hound's visa reprieve to play in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    THERE will be plenty of tears when Steve Karapae joins his Hectorville Hounds teammates in their grand final on Sunday - win, lose or draw. Just days ago, it appeared the 14-year-old would be more than 3000km away in his native Papua New Guinea but a huge community effort and an understanding Department of Immigration have allowed him to play in the match.

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  16. How penniless Edelsten still lives in luxuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    AVERAGING just 24 days between listing and sale, this Brisbane suburb is ranked the city's fastest-selling market, according to latest figures. CLIVE Palmer's man to take on Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney at the next state election could be one of the big names of Queensland politics.

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  17. Big Sound: heavy metal takes front of stage for Australia's biggest music conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | ABC News

    A music manager originally from central Queensland is making headway with heavy metal at this year's Big Sound event in Brisbane. In its 13th year, Big Sound has drawn more than 120 bands from overseas and Australia to discuss the future of the music industry and to discover new talent.

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  18. Couch surfing and the kindness of strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | ABC News

    If you've never tried it, it might seem like a risky proposition - to let a stranger from halfway around the world stay in your home. But for many who participate in house swapping, couch surfing or renting out rooms in their homes using social travel network websites, it is a satisfying arrangement.

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  19. New face at Campaspe NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Benalla Ensign

    I can tell you a little about myself - born and raised in Brisbane and Bachelor of Journalism at the University of Queensland. Since graduating last year, I have spent time travelling through America, working for a local radio station in Brisbane and covering some sport for the ABC.

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  20. Gold Coast Ebola case a false alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    An Ebola false alarm at Australia's premier beachside tourist city on Thursday triggered cancelled vacation bookings, early hotel checkouts and children missing school, an official said. A sick miner was admitted to a hospital isolation unit in Gold Coast city in the morning because he had recently returned from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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