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  1. Google's Project Wing building drone delivery serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC World

    ... told the BBC . Prototypes have already been built and tested delivering packages to remote farms in Queensland, Australia. The country was chosen because of its more open rules about drone use, the BBC said. Farmers there received candy bars, dog ...

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  2. Wealth of produce and history found in hills overlooking KarrathaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    It is Australia's newest city and is better known as a mining hub for the Pilbara, but just above the hills overlooking Karratha there is a wealth of local knowledge to be found.

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  3. Google Testing Delivery DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... carried supplies including candy bars, dog treats, cattle vaccines, water and radios to two farmers in Queensland, Australia, earlier this month. Google's drones are 2A1 2 feet high and have four propellers that move into different positions for ...

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  4. John Howard Reading Room Opens at UNSW CanberraRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | National Archives of Australia

    ... with the Hon John Howard OM AC attending the ceremony among other guests. The new Reading Room, named in honour of Australia's second longest-serving Prime Minister, will enable viewing and research of items held in the UNSW Canberra Library's ...

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  5. Wimmera football team of the year: Nick Duxson decidesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    It has been another entertaining and unpredictable year of football in the Wimmera Football League.

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  6. LMFAO's Redfoo's Suffers Gash to Face in Bar AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WXLO-FM Worcester

    LMFAO 's Redfoo suffered a gash on his forehead Wednesday after an unidentified man allegedly threw a glass bottle at the singer in a suburban hotel bar outside Sydney, Australia, according to The Daily Telegraph .

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  7. Young Socceroos AFF Championship squad namedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... performance at the NTC Invitational that took place in California last month, where only goal difference stopped Australia claiming the crown. Young Socceroos Squad 2014 AFF Championship Daniel Alessi (Western Sydney Wanderers) Harry Ascroft (VVV ...

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  8. Deafness awareness advocates encourage hearing testsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Hearing awareness advocates are urging people to get their ears tested this week as part of an Australia-wide campaign to raise awareness of hearing health.

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  9. Malaysia Airlines giving flights away?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... sale launch comes days after its major Malaysian rival, AirAsia, kicked off its own sale including flights from Australia to KL from $159 and onward flights starting from $13. And it comes on the back of reports of a spike in Malaysia Airlines crew ...

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  10. Wingham to test PortRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Wingham Chronicle

    THERE'LL be some de ja vu for some members of Wingham's under 18s side as they line up in the major semi-final against Port.

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  11. Bucketts Way bridge upgrade to beginRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Wingham Chronicle

    GREATER Taree City Council will start work on the Middleton-Joyce Bridge on the Bucketts Way on Wednesday, September 3, weather-permitting.

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  12. Gates downRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Wingham Chronicle

    GROUP Three Rugby League took a hit with the gates for the opening round of the semi-final series last weekend because of wet weather.

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  13. Cairns double-murder: Brandon Peter MacGowan found guilty of killing Scott Maitland, Cindy MasonwellsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    It took a Supreme Court jury in Cairns, in far north Queensland, just over two hours to find 43-year-old Brandon Peter MacGowan guilty of the July 2012 killings.

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  14. Canadian woman jailed for bid to import $10m of drugs into Cairns airportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... the drugs but in sentencing her, Justice Jim Henry told her: "You well knew you were carrying illegal drugs into Australia." He took into account her early plea and the hardship she had already faced being in custody far from friends and family, ...

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  15. Google's Project Wing building drone delivery serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... told the BBC . Prototypes have already been built and tested delivering packages to remote farms in Queensland, Australia. The country was chosen because of its more open rules about drone use, the BBC said. Farmers there received candy bars, dog ...

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  16. Edward Snowden speaking to European officials by videoconference link in June.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    ... agenda as much as National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden. Just this week, the governments of Australia and Indonesia forged a new agreement on spying designed to smooth over the diplomatic row triggered by the Snowden leaks . The ...

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  17. Sophie Monk Calls Police After Intruder Freaks Her OutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Model and actress Sophie Monk called police to her New South Wales home in Australia early on Thursday morning after she spotted an intruder.

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  18. Google Takes Amazon Rivalry to the Skies With Drone TestsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... and sensor-enabled contact lenses . Earlier this year, Google's researchers tested Project Wing in Queensland, Australia . The company tested drones with two farmers, who were delivered items including radios, dog treats and cattle vaccines. ...

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  19. Sandfire profit down, gives maiden dividendRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | West Australian

    Copper miner Sandfire Resources has reported a $78.2 million profit - down $9.8 million from the previous year - but rewarded shareholders with a maiden dividend of 10 cents per share.

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  20. Azumah launches biography in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghana's legendary boxer, Professor Azumah Nelson leaves Ghana today for Australia ahead of the launch of his biography titled: "The Professor: the Life of Azumah Nelson".

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