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  1. Robot sub returns to water after 1st try cut shortRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... years, using threats and psychological control to keep them from leaving or going to police, the county... PERTH, Australia (AP) - A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet continued its second seabed search on Wednesday as up to 14 ...

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  2. Leader of Australia's most populous state quits over failure to declare gift of $2,800 wineRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    The leader of Australia's most populous state has quit as premier in the face of mounting evidence that he failed to declare a 3,000 Australian dollar bottle of wine that arrived as a gift on his Sydney doorstep.

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  3. Cowan considering return to NSWRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Examiner

    ... "reasons away from cricket", less than a week after Mark Cosgrove walked out on the Tigers and returned to South Australia. "I think it's more of a life decision for Ed, but we're very confident that Ed will stay. "We want Ed to be part of our group ...

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  4. Hawks CEO sceptical about Tassie team planRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Examiner

    Hawthorn CEO Stuart Fox is skeptical about the prospects of a standalone AFL team in Tasmania, arguing that there is nothing wrong with the current game allocation in the state.

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  5. Catherine dazzles in yellowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... than white water rafting and sailing on the open water. TheDuke and Duchess of Cambridge are on their way to Australia. Thank you for a wonderful #RoyalVisitNZ New Zealand, ka kite ano. NSW Governor Marie Bashir arrives at Sydney airport. She will ...

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  6. Sex: When standing alone makes you stand...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Suria

    ... for mating disaster, but it could make you more attractive to the opposite sex - by Anatoly Tanin Researchers in Australia used beards to test a theory that some features become more desirable when fewer people have them. They showed women sets of ...

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  7. Everyone Counts Presents at USAID Panel Equal Access: How to Include...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... and provided the largest ever online voting to-date in a government election, in the State of New South Wales, Australia in 2011. Bosnia-Herzegovina provided Everyone Counts' voting systems to citizens with disabilities in a Pilot election, so that ...

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  8. NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell to resign over 'massive memory fail' at ICACRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... he said was an innocent and inadvertent misleading of ICAC. His father's Army career meant the family moved around Australia, and he completed his education at St Johns College in Darwin. Worked for several federal and state Liberal politicians in ...

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  9. Tony Abbott announces Commonwealth roads fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott has unveiled a $3.5 billion roads package for western Sydney, saying it will fund the infrastructure that will make the city's second airport work.

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  10. Lock of Napoleon's hair stolen from historic Briars Park homestead in AustraliaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Art Daily

    This combo of undated handout images received on April 15, 2014 from the Victoria Police in Melbourne shows priceless items belonging to Napoleon Bonaparte, including a lock of his hair , that were stolen from a museum in Australia.

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  11. Brent Little body's recovered from Murrumbidgee RiverRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Police have confirmed a body found in the Murrumbidgee River at Wagga Wagga yesterday is that of missing man, Brent Little.

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  12. Cougars starter Woolridge, reserve Hunter leave programRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... season closer to his family in Arizona. Woolridge averaged 7.3 points last season. Hunter, a native of Sydney, Australia, played sparingly in two seasons at WSU and will seek to play his final season elsewhere. Morgan, a 6-foot-8 forward from ...

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  13. Duke and Duchess fly into Sydney political scandal as Barry...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Barry O'Farrell and his wife Rosemary (above, right) are due to welcome the Duke and duchess of Cambridge to Australia this afternoon, despite the fact he stepped down as premier of NSW over a scandal involving a $3000 bottle of Grange Hermitage ...

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  14. John Mayer Turns Beyonce's 'XO' Into A Stripped-Back Folk SongRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vibe

    ... tweet on Saturday (April 12), before unveiling his live cover of the Ryan Tedder-penned hit at a gig in Adelaide, Australia last night. Katy Perry's ex stripped "XO" back to its raw, emotional core - performing the song with only his guitar and ...

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  15. Art Union could be the modern day Lotto ticketRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    Art Union should not be lining up for career start number two in the Resource Recycling Technologies NZ $8,000 Pace for 2-year-olds at Addington Raceway on Saturday.

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  16. Forestry SA jobs facing the chop, minister Leon Bignell holding talksRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Forests Minister Leon Bignell has confirmed Forestry SA is keen to cut almost 100 jobs in South Australia over the next two years.

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  17. Rollins buys Down Under pest control companyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    "It will provide us with a next step in building out our network of international pest control services," said Tom Luczynski , Rollins' group vice president of global development and international franchising.

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  18. Australian state premier resigns over A$3,000 bottle of wine giftRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    The premier of Australia's New South Wales state, Barry O'Farrell, resigned from his position on Wednesday after it was revealed that he had lied about accepting a A$3,000 bottle of wine as a gift.

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  19. O'Farrell Resigns as New South Wales Premier Over Wine GiftRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Barry O'Farrell said he will resign as premier of Australia 's most-populous state after denying to a New South Wales corruption probe he'd received a A$3,000 bottle of wine as a gift.

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  20. It's up to ERA: Rio Tinto sidesteps Ranger uranium open-cut mine rehabilitation costsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... rehabilitation of the Ranger uranium mine site in the Northern Territory. Rio Tinto subsidiary Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) has completed open-cut mining and wants to establish an underground mine. But before it can do that, it needs to start ...

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