Australia Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Australia. (Page 9)

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  1. Wild weather lashes North-WestRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Mercury

    VIOLENT gusts of wind hit the North-West Coast city of Burnie last night, ripping roofs off businesses and breaking powerlines.

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  2. Signal fault knocks out trainsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    Trains from five lines in Melbourne's north and west run through North Melbourne to access the city - meaning the fault paralysed a large swath of the network while Metro crews worked frantically to fix it.

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  3. Heartbroken dad's crowdfunding campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    OLD boy has been killed as his aunt watched on after he was struck by a car outside the martial arts club he was about to attend.

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  4. Harris makes boxing history for AustRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... SEC and brushed aside Christine Ongare to seal a unanimous points decision. Harris is one of two women in the Australia team, with Kaye Scott fighting in the middleweight division on Tuesday, and she hopes it will lead to more women competing in ...

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  5. NSW mining 'caused Antarctic pollution'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... Robert Scott - but the international team have proved that pollution from industrial activities in southern Australia arrived at the end of the 19th century. Data from 16 ice cores collected from all over the frozen continent show that lead ...

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  6. Business operators in NSW south east worried about surge of would-be job seekers under new dole planRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    Businesses in the New South Wales south east are expecting an influx of unwanted job applications under the Federal Government's new work for the dole system.

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  7. China keeps fishermen connected by satellite deep in disputed watersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... and disputes," said Alan Dupont, a professor of international security at the University of New South Wales in Australia. "I think that's now become policy as distinct from an opportunistic thing, and that the government is encouraging its fishing ...

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  8. West Australians flavour Broome festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... in the Goldfields, will discuss his second thriller Marble Bar, a sequel that takes place in the hottest town in Australia. After working as a design engineer for large public buildings such as airports in Europe, Schofield migrated to Australia ...

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  9. Kings Island Kicks Cancer campaign.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WDTN-TV Dayton

    ... from across Ohio. The current Guinness record for most heads shaved is 182 by the Cancer Council ACT in Canberra, Australia back in March. You can purchase a soccer ball for $5.00 and kick it into the fountain for a chance to win a car.

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  10. Look who is playing Rosie in The SlapRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of the same name by Australian author Christos Tsiolkas, will be produced for NBC by Universal Television and Australia's Matchbox Pictures. The US adaptation has been written by Jon Robin Baitz, the award-winning playwright who also created the ...

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  11. Coastal Flooding More Frequent In U.S. Due To Sea Level Rise And Sinking Land, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    ... are threatened by ocean warming and acidification. At the 2012 International Coral Reef Symposium in Cairns, Australia, 2,600 scientists signed a petition calling for international action to preserve global coral reefs, reported the BBC. Noting that ...

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  12. Hero's taleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    A FORMER Fiji citizen has been nominated for the Pride of Australia medal award for saving the life of a neurologist who was involved in a brutal hospital stabbing in Australia on February 18 this year.

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  13. Understanding the dangers of rip currentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... Carolina Beach, researchers from the North Carolina Sea Grant and the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, launched a series of GPS-equipped "drifters" in hopes of better understanding deadly rip currents. "Any beach with breaking ...

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  14. Meet the Freshmen: James Griffin, Men's BasketballRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Marist Red Foxes

    ... Freshmen" summer series focuses on James Griffin of the men's basketball team. Griffin is a native of Queensland, Australia who most recently played at Westwind Prep in Phoenix, where he averaged 14 points and six rebounds per game while shooting ...

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  15. Orange Business Chamber wants to encourage jobs for the girlsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Central Western Daily

    NEW SKILLS: Orange Business Chamber president Tony Healey and Angus Barrett Saddlery owner Angus Barrett want more girls involved in trades.

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  16. Orange City's second grade side throws down the gauntletRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Central Western Daily

    Going one better than first grade's 118-5 victory over the Wombats the previous week, Orange City's second grade team entered their own name into the game's biggest winning margins debate with a 122-0 thumping of Narromine at Cale Oval, a ground previously deemed a fortress for the mighty Gorillas in all grades.

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  17. "Buying a Piece of the Australian Dream" Australia's Earl Reginald Stevenson in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CNN

    July 28, 2014 - Sydney, Australia - "In glamorous five star hotels across Singapore every weekend, property investors are lining up to buy a slice of the Australian dream", stated Earl Reginald Stevenson, the super hedge fund billionaire from Alcoveritras Australia.

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  18. Can Rice Sorters and Car-Assembly Lines Inspire the Mining Industry?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    PERTH, Australia-Global mining companies have scoured deserts, mountains and jungles for resources to rev up their profits.

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  19. Fancutt's tennis pedigree shines through at Ingham OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    Brisbane's Thomas Fancutt and Townsville's Taylor Douglas claimed the singles titles at the Australian Money Tournament's Ingham Open on Sunday July 27, 2014 in Ingham, Queensland.

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  20. Stawell's breakfast scoop - July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Stawell Times-News

    ... residents as they seek to raise almost $50,000 for the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, the only public hospital in Australia solely dedicated to cancer. The town recorded more than 10 millimetres of rain over Thursday and Friday, increasing the July ...

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