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  1. Porte ready for fresh start in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Mercury

    IF ever there was a race that summed up Richie Porte's 2014 campaign in a nutshell, the Tour de France was it. Set to again be the key lieutenant alongside Chris Froome, the Tasmanian was thrust into the driver's seat at Team Sky when the defending champion crashed out, having fractured his left wrist and right hand in a fall on stage four.

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  2. Ockenden nets top Tassie athlete awardRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Advocate

    A HOCKEY world-beater has edged out an Australian cycling star and a three-time AFL premiership player to be named the 2014 Tasmanian Athlete of the Year. A HOCKEY world-beater has edged out an Australian cycling star and a three-time AFL premiership player to be named the 2014 Tasmanian Athlete of the Year.

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  3. Cold case heats up with chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    COLD case detectives have landed charges over the murder of Peter Wayne Murphy, more than six years after he was shot in the head and dumped in a shallow desert grave north of Alice Springs. Mr Murphy, 46, was last seen alive in Alice Springs' Town and Country Tavern on August 17, 2008.

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  4. AFL sliding doors work for SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    He is a natural key forward and the Saints now have a ready-made succession plan for when captain Nick Riewoldt retires. The Saints, who are in a massive rebuilding phase on and off the field, rounded out their draft night with defender Daniel McKenzie and small forward Jack Lonie.

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  5. Friday, December 5Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    1792 - Trial of France's King Louis XVI begins; revolutionary coup takes place in Geneva; George Washington is re-elected U.S. president and John Adams as vice president. 1934 - Clashes break out between Italian and Ethiopian troops on Somaliland border; Soviet Union executes 66 people charged with plotting against the Stalin government; Parliament grants Turkish women voting and election rights as part of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk's westernization reforms.

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  6. Night Games: Sex, Power and a Journey into the Dark Heart of Sport...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Sportsmail reviews the candidates for William Hill's Sports Book of the Year award for 2014. Here CHRIS CUTMORE offers his thoughts on the winner - Night Games: Sex Power and a Journey into the Dark Heart of Sport by Anna Krien.

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  7. Three North Ballarat Rebels and Duggan to embark on AFL careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Courier

    They had a tense wait until pick 53 though in the AFL draft call, held on the Gold Coast on Thursday night. Oscar McDonald was the first selected and is set to join Melbourne and brother Tom, who coincidentally was drafted at the same pick in the 2010 AFL national draft.

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  8. Victory on Saturday is in the marginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    THE Government is in disarray over $7 GP fee as Health Minister PeterDutton does a U-turn on a U-turn over plans for the controversial charge. A DAD has broken a Guinness World record for a mammoth lights display in Australia's capital city in aid of a charity close to his heart.

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  9. The sexism that lurks in dark recesses of Aussie sport exploredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    Nick Clark speaks to the author whose investigation of an AFL rape case could be named Sports Book of the Year Nick Clark is the arts correspondent of The Independent. He joined the newspaper in June 2007, initially reporting on the stock markets.

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  10. AFL draft: hits, steals and missesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    As tonight's 2014 AFL draft looms, we take a look back over history at selections that have pleased, surprised and disappointed. The one thing that can be said for the draft is there are no guarantees - players can look great on paper but get injured or don't progress when they hit the tough school of the AFL.

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  11. Independent funds topped $2.7mRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lincoln Journal

    Campaign finance reports filed with the Secretary of State indicate that more than $2.7 million in independent money--record levels in West Virginia--was spent during the 2014 election cycle which is almost $700,000 more than the amount spent in 2012. There were nearly two dozen political action committees that received donations and some of these were six-figure contributions.

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  12. Saints aim to nail AFL top pick againRead the original story

    Wednesday | West Australian

    One thing St Kilda have done extremely well in their tumultuous history is nail the No.1 AFL draft pick. Midfielder Christian Petracca or key forward Paddy McCartin will join some illustrious company when the Saints announce the top pick at Thursday night's draft on the Gold Coast.

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  13. What the hell is going on at Channel 10?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NEWS.com.au

    DRAMAS and secret deals - it's like a TV show. Channel 10 has been in trouble for quite some time and now the Americans are knocking at the door to take over.

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  14. Integrity watchdog report welcomedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Mercury

    TASMANIA'S Integrity Commission CEO Diane Merryfull has welcomed a new Parliamentry report that suggests the safety watchdog should retain its investigative powers. The Committee, made up of representatives from both the Upper House and the Lower House, found that although they were yet to agree to detail findings and recommendations, they could indicate "that it will be seeking to make recommendations that will improve the operation of the existing model which includes both educative and investigative functions".

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  15. 18 crazy facts the most hardcore fans don't know about the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | USA Today

    The Boston Patriots were football nomads in their first decade in the AFL, playing games at Fenway Park, Harvard Stadium, Braves Field and Boston College's Alumni Stadium. But when the team moved to Foxborough in 1971, team owner Billy Sullivan wanted a new name to go with the new location.

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  16. Cricket's most shocking injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | NEWS.com.au

    THE Wanderers will have to do what no other A-League side has ever done if they are to maintain their proud record of reaching three straight deciders. THE son of a banana farmer who ploughed through 12-hour days in the fields in Macksville, Phil Hughes had to scrap for everything as a cricketer.

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  17. Oddest wacky scariest looking New York Jets fans in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Examiner.com

    The following is a slideshow of photos of the oddest wacky scariest looking New York Jets fans in 2014. As you can see in the photos, the Jets have some wild and crazy NFL fans who love to show up at games dressed in wacky outfits this season .

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  18. Bidwell: Wellington NRL bid dead in the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    CAPITAL SUCCESS: The Kiwis recently won the Four Nations title in Wellington but it's hard to see an NRL team working there. It's hard to see any circumstances in which a Wellington-based NRL franchise could happen or be a success.

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  19. Record amount spent on election in W.Va.Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Martinsburg Journal

    Campaign finance reports filed with the Secretary of State indicate that more than $2.7 million in independent money - record levels in West Virginia - was spent during the 2014 election cycle, which is almost $700,000 more than the amount spent in 2012. There were nearly two dozen political action committees that received donations and some of these were six-figure contributions.

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  20. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Aug 5, 2012 | The Advocate

    The stadium attached to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, will be renamed in honor of New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson after he pledged $11 million to benefit the group whose mission is to preserve the history of the nation's most-watched sport. The monetary donation is said to be the largest an individual has presented to the Hall of Fame, which opened in 1963, about four years before New Orleans was awarded its NFL franchise.

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