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  1. Songwriting is the default setting for Ed SheeranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... singles and solo headline shows. He came to Melbourne last week to be part of the pre-match entertainment at the AFL grand final alongside Tom Jones. He'll be back in Australia for the fourth time in March and April next year for an arena tour that ...

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  2. The low five: Worst teammates everRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Capello but it really didn't matter, the damage was done. Special mention to Ashley Cole, Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs, AFL star Wayne Carey and any other straying professional athlete... but a teammate's partner? That's low, John. Just the worst, ...

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  3. Gold Coast Suns will talk to Mark ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Age

    The Gold Coast Suns intend to speak with Mark Thompson as part of their search for a coach to replace Guy McKenna. But the Suns say they are not entirely focused on Thompson, who has indicated he wishes to continue coaching in the AFL, but only as a senior coach and is obviously the favourite to coach Essendon if James Hird is removed next week.

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  4. Frawley set to join AFL club HawthornRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | West Australian

    The free agency window opens on Friday, with Frawley set to join the back-to-back premiers on a lucrative deal. Geelong were considered the early frontrunners for Frawley's services, but instead they have lured retired Demon Mitch Clark to the Cattery.

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  5. James Frawley set to join AFL club HawthornRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | ABC News

    The free agency window opens on Friday, with Frawley set to join the back-to-back premiers on a lucrative deal. The 26-year-old had an inconsistent season this year as speculation about his future swirled, but the swingman's potential is underlined by the fact he was named in the 2010 All-Australian side.

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  6. Frawley wants to join HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Age

    Melbourne defender James Frawley is set join premier Hawthorn on a lucrative dealwhen the AFL's free agency period begins on Friday. Geelong was considered the early frontrunner for Frawley's services, but instead have lured retired Demon Mitch Clark to the Cattery.

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  7. Why Inglis really reneged on BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    ... in Sunday's NRL grand final against the Bulldogs, it can be revealed: Inglis was five hours away from signing for AFL club Essendon in 2010, telling former NRL boss Gallop to register his Souths deal or he would quit; and A DRAMATIC manhunt occurred ...

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  8. From Pitcher's Clock to No-Intentional Walks, MLB Will Experiment To Quicken The PaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... although the SEC has had a game clock in place for pitchers for some time dating back to 2010. The breakdown for the AFL experiment to quicken the pace of play is as follows: The batter shall keep at least one foot in the batter's box throughout his ...

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  9. Walsh confirms return to IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | RTE.ie

    Tommy Walsh will return to Kerry at the end of the year after calling time on his AFL career with Sydney Swans. The 26-year-old joined St Kilda as an international rookie in 2010 before moving to the Sydney Swans in 2011.

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  10. Colleges respond to sexual violence; TriMet misdials: Editorial peaks and valleysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... University provided OHSU can raise a like amount within 2 years. Organizations involved in the coalition include Oregon AFL-CIO, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Associated Oregon Industries, Oregon Business ...

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  11. Cuomo Blames Weaker Primary Showing on Unions and '11 People' VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The New York Observer

    ... could taint the water supply. The PEF and leading fracking opponents endorsed Ms. Teachout, while the NYSUT blocked the AFL-CIO from backing the governor. "I knew what I was doing when I did not cater to the teachers union," Mr. Cuomo said, noting ...

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  12. Little girls happy to wear local labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... to be the beginning of the end, when on October 1, 2013, Lance Franklin left Hawthorn for Sydney in a record-breaking AFL contract that broke the hearts of Hawks fans. They include gemibaby the brainchild of Bordertown mum-of-one Megan Taylor, 31, ...

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  13. Our favourite takeaways revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    SOUTH Australians' tastebuds tend towards Italian dishes and butter chicken but we're slow to embrace new flavours such as Thai according to new data from online food delivery companies. IT was meant to be the beginning of the end, when on October 1, 2013, Lance Franklin left Hawthorn for Sydney in a record-breaking AFL contract that broke the hearts of Hawks fans.

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  14. McEvoy out to make most of AFL recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | West Australian

    Ben McEvoy spent the past five weeks in the reserves, but never did the Hawthorn ruckman give up on his AFL grand final dream. McEvoy left St Kilda at the end of the 2013 season, joining the Hawks with high hopes of finally being part of a premiership outfit.

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  15. McEvoy feared he would miss selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Age

    Recalled Hawthorn ruckman Ben McEvoy has revealed he feared he would run out of time to force his way back into the senior side, having been banished to the VFL since round 22. However, the former Saint was such a dominant force for the Box Hill Hawks in their run to the VFL grand final that he edged out "good mate" Jonathon Ceglar for the spot to take on Sydney's Mike Pyke in Saturday's AFL grand final. "You always think that, under the circumstances.

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  16. $10m? Swans have got value for moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Could it be that, after a $10-million outlay to land the AFL's biggest star on an unprecedented nine-year contract, Sydney has got its "Buddy" Franklin, "Buddy", "Buddy Love", "Bud", "Franko", or just plain Lance ; whatever you call him, the glamour forward is a seriously big deal. On the eve of the 2014 grand final, veteran media analyst and buyer Harold Mitchell stopped short of declaring that Sydney could already have recouped - collaterally - the sum of dosh it used to lure Franklin from Hawthorn.

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  17. Tommo's got the best view of allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... grand final history, and he'll be up close and personal again today. The South Australian will boundary umpire his fifth AFL grand final and says he'll never grow tired of the atmosphere on the MCG on the big day. "You get out there and the ...

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  18. Doubling up! Blockheads Darren and Deanne sell self-renovated home...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... space to relax in the backyard, which has a wrap around timber deck overlooking a grassy area and shed. Darren, a former AFL star who retired from the sport last year, finished his certificate four in building and construction at night school last ...

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  19. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The White House

    ... He was first appointed to the Advisory Council on Trade Policy and Negotiations in 2010. He is a member of the AFL-CIO's Executive Committee and chairs its Public Policy Committee. Mr. Gerard is co-chairman of the BlueGreen Alliance and a founder of ...

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  20. Grand final swansongs: stars who reached the top, then had to stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Age

    With speculation mounting that Saturday will be the final time Adam Goodes plays AFL football, we take a look at some of the players who have departed the league following grand final appearances. The commonly held view was that Hawthorn arrived early at the station when it won the 2008 premiership in surprising fashion over Geelong, but for the 306-game veteran Shane Crawford it was just in the nick of time.

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