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  1. Reds 'totally' invested in seeing rookie Duncan Paia'aua succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Crusaders represents the final chance before being thrown to the wolves against the Brumbies in Canberra. Hunt, with his AFL-honed boot, stands to help with the long kicking while Paia'aua brings a swift passing game, much like Cooper, but on ...

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  2. FAA: Super Bowl is no drone zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | CNN

    ... Drones are a part of training sessions now, too. Aussie Rules player Dyson Heppell babysits one while training with the AFL's Essendon Bombers in November 2014. Headed to the Super Bowl this weekend? Bring your money, foam finger and tickets -- ...

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  3. Karmichael Hunt named for Reds debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Age

    ... Heineken Cup final in 2010. Hunt also has history in Cairns - Cazalys Stadium was the scene of his greatest moment as an AFL footballer, when he kicked the winning goal after the siren for the Gold Coast Suns against Richmond in 2012. "There's no ...

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  4. Magpie army 'to surface in Tassie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Examiner

    COLLINGWOOD battler Jarryd Blair believes his club's ever-reliable fan base could rival Hawthorn's established Tasmanian following when the AFL heavyweights square up in Launceston next month. COLLINGWOOD battler Jarryd Blair believes his club's ever-reliable fan base could rival Hawthorn's established Tasmanian following when the AFL heavyweights square up in Launceston next month.

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  5. Former Melbourne Storm CEO Brian Waldron speaks out on salary cap sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... be successful for ourselves and successful for the NRL - we were a flagship just like the Swans were in Sydney (for the AFL). "So we set up these programmes and rugby league at the time has these two bodies, they had the ARL who were in game ...

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  6. Sanders wants to spend $1 trillion on infrastrutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce - agree that investing in infrastructure will pay dividends for future generations." The AFL-CIO's Tom Trotter said, "This proposal provides a stark blueprint of what needs to be accomplished and provides an ...

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  7. Not an "accident": Jason Strycharz, 40, suffers fatal work-related injury in Middletown, CTRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | ScienceBlogs

    ... data, most recent available.) Nationwide, at least 4,405 workers suffered fatal traumatic injuries in 2013. The AFL-CIO's annual Death on the Job report notes: Vermont OSHA has until the end of July 2015 to issue any citations and penalties related ...

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  8. AFL: Jordan Roughead fantastic, says BoydRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Courier

    REVERED Western Bulldogs champion Matthew Boyd has labelled Jordan Roughead's elevation to the Dogs' vice- captaincy for 2015 as a "fantastic" appointment. REVERED Western Bulldogs champion Matthew Boyd has labelled Jordan Roughead's elevation to the Dogs' vice-captaincy for 2015 as a "fantastic" appointment.

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  9. Class still in session for ex-Ducks QB - Tuesday, 27 January 2015 06:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Bee

    ... was poor. He's a work in progress. There's no doubt about it." Rowley, a 6-0, 195-pounder out of Brown, is a five-year AFL vet who led the Spokane Shock to the league championship his rookie season in 2010. In eight games last year with the Thunder, ...

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  10. Territory footballers get 23rd boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    ... 2010-2012 in the Northern Conference before being banished, but it returns under different criteria in 2015. All non-AFL clubs can play one player in addition to the regular 22 players, but they must be under the age of 21 on January 1 of that ...

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  11. The gadgets and gimmicks changing the future of live sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Age

    ... even if it is via watching it on TV screens. Sport broadcasts are among the highest rating programs in Australia. The AFL grand final was the most watched show on Australian television for 2014 while a week later the NRL grand final was the " ...

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  12. Big Bash League cricket registers record attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | CricketCountry.com

    ... of the old ones. The process started in 2012, and was complete just in time for the 2014 Australian Football League (AFL). In August 2014, Adelaide Oval recorded a massive turnout of 52,505 for the AFL match between Port Adelaide United and Carlton. ...

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  13. DOL, AP Spin Today's Glum (For Organized Labor) Union Membership ReportRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | BizzyBlog.com

    ... job growth, the report shows that "workers made great strides and confronted great challenges" during 2014. [3] AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka cited "major organizing wins" last year, including one at American Airlines. Trumka also cited "multiple ...

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  14. Maybe he's Just Decided not to Run:Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... new survey by a University of Chicago professor found Wisconsin residents favoring the idea by 62 percent to 32 percent. AFL-CIO head Richard Trumka boasts that politicians who oppose Big Labor will "pay a steep political price," but it turns out ...

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  15. Energy Department creates Jobs Strategy Council to Focus on Job Growth in Energy EconomyRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, Secretary Moniz announced the creation of the Jobs Strategy Council , an initiative focused on accelerating job growth in American-made clean energy sources while implementing the President's Climate Action Plan, during a roundtable with the business leaders of Energy Intensive, Trade Exposed industries and their unions, the United Steelworkers, the United Autoworkers, the Machinists, the IUE-CWA, and the AFL-CIO.

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  16. Lance 'Buddy' Franklins determined to craft perfect engagement ring for Jesinta CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'He came back and forth to get it right': Lance 'Buddy' Franklins' jeweller reveals athlete's determination to craft the perfect engagement ring for Jesinta Campbell The Sydney Swans star's jeweller Patrick Nader opened up to Sydney Confidential about the process, revealing that Buddy painstakingly designed the ring with him over the period of a month. Making the effort: Lance 'Buddy' Franklin's jeweller Patrick Nader revealed that the AFL star went back and forth over the period of a month to design the perfect engagement ring for Jesinta Campbell He added: '[Buddy] definitely kept coming back and forth just to get it right.

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  17. Hunt for Wallabies: DwyerRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... year due to the World Cup. Hunt has made every post a winner since arriving at the Reds following a four-year stint at AFL club Gold Coast Suns. The budding Reds fullback was last week named vice-captain along with Wallabies lock Rob Simmons under ...

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  18. A journey into the dark heart of sport: Anna Krien's "Night Games"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | New Statesman

    ... or social conventions and jury trials. In 2010, after Collingwood beat St Kilda in the Australian Football League (AFL) Grand Final, rumours of a gang rape began to circulate. Police confiscated bedsheets from a townhouse where Wesley had agreed to ...

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  19. Jake Lloyd the Sydney Swans' most promising player after 2014 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Wimmera Mail-Times

    Jake Lloyd has won the Sydney Swans' Cathy Lees Memorial Award. Scroll through our gallery to see his journey from multi-talented junior to AFL star.

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  20. CFTC Official Tied to Wall Street Profits From Merger FightRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... sing the nomination of Antonio Weiss, an investment banker at Lazard Ltd., for a top job at the Treasury Department. The AFL-CIO also has questioned why companies

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