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  1. Abbott Urges Anzac Day Attendance After Terrorism ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott, said, "this was the only attack we were aware of at an advanced stage of planning."

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  2. Australian police arrest 5 teens planning IS inspired terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | American Thinker

    Hundreds of Australian police took part in a series of raids that netted 5 teens planning to attack the centenary celebration of the landings at Gallipoli during World War I next week. The run-up to this year's centenary - a major holiday in Australia and New Zealand - has been marked by numerous television programs and commemorations, sparking concerns that radicals may target the celebrations for a high-profile attack.

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  3. Australia foils alleged terror attack for Gallipoli centenaryRead the original story

    42 min ago | Reuters

    ... sting operation. Five men aged 18 and 19 were detained. The run-up to this year's centenary - a major holiday in Australia and New Zealand - has been marked by numerous television programs and commemorations, sparking concerns that radicals may ...

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  4. Three released after Melbourne terror opRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Two of five teenagers arrested in pre-dawn raids in Melbourne were planning an imminent terror attack targeting Anzac Day events, police allege. Dubbed Operation Rising, more than 200 heavily-armed officers swooped on the city's southeast about 3am on Saturday, executing search warrants in Narre Warren, Hampton Park, Hallam and Eumemmerring, arresting the men and seizing knives and swords.

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  5. Abbott urges Aussies to attend Anzac DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    ... Mr Abbott said. He noted that although security at the Gallipoli ceremony was a matter for the Turkish government, Australia had been co-operating in the lead up to the event and four thousand Turkish police and security personnel would be deployed ...

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  6. Australia arrests 5 teens for alleged ANZAC Day terror plotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... question time in Canberra, in this Feb. 9, 2015 file photo. Abbott has warned that the terrorism threat in Australia has escalated with one-third of all terrorism-related arrests since 2001 occurring in the last six months. Abbott said the latest ...

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  7. Smith boots nine for DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Teenage full forward Evan Smith will be a handful for defences after booting nine goals on debut for premiers Wollongong Bulldogs in their 73-point thrashing of Shellharbour in Saturday's round two clash at Bomaderry. Teenage full forward Evan Smith will be a handful for defences after booting nine goals on debut for premiers Wollongong Bulldogs in their 73-point thrashing of Shellharbour in Saturday's round two clash at Bomaderry.

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  8. Tomi Juric celebrates his equaliser against AdelaideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Tomi Juric of the Wanderers celebrates scoring a goal with team mates during the round 26 A-League match against Adelaide United at Parramatta Stadium on April 18, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

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  9. Cowboys score late try to break Warriors hearts in NRL thriller in TownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Warriors have failed to pick up a rare win in Townsville, losing to the Cowboys 28-24 on Saturday night as hosts winning streak advanced to four. Young hooker Jake Granville scored a hat-trick for North Queensland, including the try on the buzzer that saw them snatch victory away from the NZ franchise.

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  10. a Daniel Ricciardo says poor starts "won't happen again"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... ties to Subaru as his late brother Colin McRae won the World Rally Championship for the manufacturer in 1995. Australia will soon be home to the world's longest hill climb event along with a new tarmac rally contest in the Victorian Alpine region. ...

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  11. Meet the world's oldest app developerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... following advice from the Department of Veterans' Affairs. THE unsung indigenous heroes who have fought for Australia will finally get their recognition with a new John Schumann song. A MAN is in a critical condition in hospital after being shot by ...

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  12. NRL: Warriors lose last-minute thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The Warriors come from the field after losing their round seven NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the New Zealand Warriors. Photo / Getty Images.

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  13. Anzac 100: National Library acquires elusive battlefield music scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    Senior curator at the National Library of Australia Robyn Holme with the original manuscript of the 'lost' Gallipoli sonata by Frederick Septimus Kelly. It was a bid to create an oasis of peace amidst the searing scenes of the battlefield - a violin sonata composed on the warfront during the Gallipoli campaign.

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  14. Jake Granville scores the game-winner against the WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Jake Granville of the Cowboys scores the winning the try during the round seven NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the New Zealand Warriors at 1300SMILES Stadium on April 18, 2015 in Townsville, Australia.

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  15. Aussie teens arrested in Melbourne over alleged 'ISIS-inspired' terrorist plotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Five teenagers aged 18 and 19, arrested in the early hours of Saturday in a series of raids in Melbourne, were allegedly planning "atrocious" ISIS-inspired attacks on police and the public next week at Anzac Day events in Australia. Acting Deputy Commissioner Neil Gaughan of the Australian Federal Police told a news conference in Melbourne that the plan targeted " ANZAC Day activity in Melbourne which included targeting police officers."

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  16. Locker Room: Cal Bruton hits the streets as Nick Kyrgios loses bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    ... just to make things a bit more interesting ... The ITF decides to do a doping test on me, the day I arrive from Australia," Kyrgios tweeted. It was followed by: "Blood & Urine test, unbelievable, they have tested me twice in about 2 months. Would ...

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  17. Freed rapists abuse release ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... following advice from the Department of Veterans' Affairs. THE unsung indigenous heroes who have fought for Australia will finally get their recognition with a new John Schumann song. A MAN is in a critical condition in hospital after being shot by ...

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  18. Gungahlin off the mark in Canberra Raiders Cup with win over WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    As far as coaching apprenticeships are concerned, there's few better to learn from than Melbourne Storm mentor Craig Bellamy. Former Canberra Raider Troy Thompson hopes to bring the wisdom he learnt from him at the helm of Gungahlin, which racked up its first win of the year 21-8 against West Belconnen on Saturday.

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  19. 5 teens arrested in Melbourne for alleged ANZAC day attackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Authorities in Melbourne, Australia arrest five teenagers for allegedly planning an attack at an event on the country's national day of remembrance, ANZAC Day. Julie Noce reports.

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  20. Jake Granville late third lets North Queensland Cowboys rope in runaway New Zealand WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    North Queensland were staring down the barrel of defeat against the Warriors in Townsville on Saturday night before Granville scored his third try for the night in the final two minutes to secure a 28-24 win. Thurston was playing his 250th NRL match but the Warriors grabbed the early limelight with a 12-0 lead, which was not overtaken until the 78th minute.

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