Australia Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Image of Asia: The 'Wind Stone' and the seaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A couple sit on rocks near a sculpture titled "Wind Stone - The Threshold of Consciousness" created by artist Koichi Ishino at Sculpture By The Sea in Sydney, Australia, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Sculptures and other art forms created by 109 artists from 16 countries, are displayed across the costal area of Sydney.

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  2. Missionary impossible: How sex was a sideways storyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    Fossilised features of antiarch fish suggest that early intercourse was not the smoothest of affairs, with males faced with the task of steering their bony L-shaped organs between twin genital plates that adorned the females like tiny cheese graters. "They could not have done it in the missionary position," said John Long, professor of palaeontology at Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia.

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  3. Australians lead the way at Asia PacificRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | ISeeekGolf

    ... Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club in 2015 plainly appealed to Murdaca, who hails from Adelaide in South Australia and has twice won the Australian junior championship. In fact, his first memory of the Masters is the famous Tiger Woods chip-in ...

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  4. World's first operations to transplant DEAD hearts into patients declared successRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... always relied on beating hearts from brain-dead patients. But a team of medics at St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney, Australia, announced today after 20 years of research, they had transplanted three heart failure patients using donor hearts that had ...

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  5. Garner swans off to DonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Courier

    BALLARAT continues to lose more grand final players, with finals series captain Nick Garner the latest to depart Alfredton Oval. BALLARAT continues to lose more grand final players, with finals series captain Nick Garner the latest to depart Alfredton Oval.

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  6. Cummins celebrates one-day cup win over QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    New South Wales' Patrick Cummins celebrates hitting the winning runs during the one-day cup elimination final against Queensland at Blacktown International Sportspark on October 24, 2014 in Sydney.

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  7. Illawarra Business Awards 2014 winners namedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Craig Osborne and the team at RMB Lawyers and Care South chief executive Debra Tozer were among the big winners at Friday night's 2014 Momentum Energy Illawarra Business Awards. Craig Osborne and the team at RMB Lawyers and Care South chief executive Debra Tozer were among the big winners at Friday night's 2014 Momentum Energy Illawarra Business Awards.

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  8. Dragons add depth after Morris exitRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    The day after announcing the high-profile departure of Test winger Brett Morris, the Dragons have announced a host of additions to their full-time squad before the club's official preseason kicks off on Monday. The day after announcing the high-profile departure of Test winger Brett Morris, the Dragons have announced a host of additions to their full-time squad before the club's official preseason kicks off on Monday.

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  9. Global Stocks Rattled by Ebola Case in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Max

    ... traders pay to Ebola could increase from here," said Chris Weston, chief market strategist at IG in Melbourne, Australia. "It's also interesting to see the startling correlation between the VIX (stock price volatility index) and the level of Ebola ...

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  10. Taylor Swift's Jimmy Kimmel Performance Shut Down Hollywood BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Swift performs on stage at the Burswood Dome during the opening night of her "Speak Now" Australian tour in Perth, Australia. Multi-platinum selling superstar Taylor Swift is releasing her fourth studio album called FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2011 file ...

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  11. Stars touch down in WA for TelethonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... for much needed causes, there's such a heart and soul to Telethon." Armytage, who was last week named #3 on Maxim Australia's Hot 100 list, revealed she hopes to spend as much time as possible at Princess Margaret Hospital during her fleeting visit. ...

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  12. Killer convicted over 1987 rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A sex attacker who broke into a teenager's Kalgoorlie home and raped the 16-year-old 27 years ago before fleeing the State and committing a murder has this week been convicted over the historic sex assault. Six months after Paul James Carr fled WA in March 1987 he cut the throat of another man in a "brutal, savage and unprovoked attack" in New South Wales.

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  13. Federation reforms sets scene for a clash over cashRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... will also propose changes to tax, including the way GST is distributed. The richer states - particularly Western Australia - are pushing for a bigger share of the revenue, which could mean South Australia gets a smaller piece of the pie. The ...

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  14. Kids Will Never Turn Their Noses Up at a TreatRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    People who hate animal cruelty should be happy about an important change in federal law that will go into effect next year.Beginning in 2015, the FBI will cons... -- Add Germany to the list of those countries taking a bolder stand against the Islamic State.Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier announced Thursday that his g... - Moms know how it goes: no matter if their toddler has a belly full of food, they'll still be able to stuff their face with a treat if one's at hand. Nutrition researcher Holly Harris at Queensland University of Technology in Australia says this seems to be the case with all children, all the way down to age three.

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  15. Lesson not yet learnedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    Melanie Boyd, 16yrs, died of a drug overdose Jun 23 2006 after attending a party celebrating the end of school term on 22 Jun in a Pallarenda, Townsville home where the teenagers were drinking and taking prescription drugs & she is believed to have injected amphetamines. headshot drugs qld victim A TOWNSVILLE father who lost his daughter to a drug overdose says any teenager showing ill effects from drugs should immediately be admitted to hospital.

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  16. Drought takes toll with double tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    ... ght Relief fund, but that money has been spent. President Brian McAtee said farmers were "hurting big time". Optum Australia has vowed to give Aussie Helpers and Lions as many psychologists and counsellors as they need to help in the bush.

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  17. Disaster nerve centreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    Operations officer for Joint Operational Support Services , Captain Dan Nailer pictured in the coordination centre at Lavarack Barracks. Picture: Shae Beplate.

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  18. Man bailed for therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    ... threats to kill a crew member and to harm a child. The court heard Jones also had a warrant against him in South Australia, where he had failed to turn up to Adelaide Magistrates' Court, and was also due to appear in the Beenleigh Magistrates' Court ...

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  19. Heart restart for cityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    Honeycomb's Property Group's Central Village on Flinders St, boasting a five-theatre complex and new restaurants and cafes, is set to open on December 8. The news comes after developer Laurence Lancini announced a $30 million super development for Townsville's CBD this week that will connect City Lane and City Arcade. The new developments have boosted confidence in the CBD, re-establishing it as the entertainment and retail hub of the city.

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  20. Robbers in shop botchRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    Cain Matthew Age and Damien Antony Rankine have been in jail for 19 months after being arrested the day after their attempted robbery. They will serve just one more month after being sentenced to five years imprisonment, to be suspended after 20 months, in Townsville District Court yesterday.

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