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  1. Andrew Flintoff is heading to Australia to play in the Big Bash LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Argus

    ... to helping them snatch victory over Birmingham Bears in the T20 finals. He will now continue his playing return in Australia, heading out in December to link up with former Lancashire team-mate Stuart Law who is the Brisbane coach, as well as fellow ...

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  2. Sam Burgess is the international player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Milford Mercury

    Sam Burgess has become the first English winner of the Rugby League International Federation's International Player of the Year Award at a function in Australia. Burgess, who defied a fractured eye socket and cheekbone to help South Sydney to victory in the NRL Grand Final, received the prestigious award at the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane, where the 2014 Four Nations Series gets under way without him on Saturday.

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  3. CMJ shows to check out todayRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Washington Square News

    The CMJ Music Marathon continues today, with various artists worth checking out. Here are our top five picks for showcases to see on Thursday.

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  4. Ocean Installer Enters Australian O&G MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... said Steinar Riise , CEO, Ocean Installer. Ocean Installer recently hired Bijan K. Mahapatra to lead the office in Australia. Mahapatra has more than 30 years of experience in the offshore subsea engineering and construction industry where he has ...

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  5. Aussies cop fine over Indonesia air dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    ... Mr MacLean, is an experienced pilot and used-aircraft salesman who operates Australian Aircraft Sales in South Australia. His wife, Kaye, said he had completed aircraft deliveries around the world and understood the airspace permissions required, ...

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  6. Baby bust Australias birth rates at lowest point in almost ten yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Maybe the government should start thinking about bringing back the baby bonus after figures have revealed that the birth rate in Australia has continued to fall. The But the good news is for older mums, who are bucking the trend, with fertility rates increasing for those aged 40-44 years between 2012 and 2013.

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  7. Burgess wins RLIF awardRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Ananova

    ... to the sport, are Maurice Oldroyd (England), David Oxley CBE (England), Ron McGregor (New Zealand), Ken Arthurson (Australia) and Paul Barriere (France).

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  8. PNG To Take On Hong Kong In ODI SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cricket World

    Papua New Guinea will play their first One-Day Internationals when they take on Hong Kong in a two-match series in Townsville, Australia, in November. Both sides were awarded ODI status by the International Cricket Council following the ICC World Cup Qualifier in New Zealand in February.

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  9. Heat sign Flintoff for BBL fireworksRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... by belting 20 off eight balls in the dying overs, only to go down by four runs. "I'm excited to be coming back to Australia and especially to Brisbane which has always been a favourite spot of mine to play," Flintoff said in a statement. "Stuart and ...

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  10. Union royal commission to set up taskforce to probe crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    The royal commission on trade unions will establish a multi-state taskforce to investigate suspected ties between organised crime and union officials. Fairfax Media understands that federal and state police, as well tax office personnel, have been asked to contribute to the taskforce, which could have as many as 35 members.

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  11. Pedal powered personnel put together pelotonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    FIGHTING FIT: HMAS Albatross personnel pose for a ride up Nowra Hill as part of the Ride to Work Day. The event was scheduled for last Wednesday but with the forecast for wild weather the ride was postponed by 24 hours until Thursday.

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  12. Poles apart: Guile accuses colleagues of sitting on handsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    THE councillors who attended the Local Government Conference this week in Coffs Harbour have been accused by Cr Andrew Guile of not arguing in favour of the sell-off of electricity poles and wires in NSW. THE councillors who attended the Local Government Conference this week in Coffs Harbour have been accused by Cr Andrew Guile of not arguing in favour of the sell-off of electricity poles and wires in NSW.

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  13. $700m training school to bring jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    ... In a very hotly contested tender process, Senator Johnston said the preferred partner for HATS, Boeing Defence Australia, would provide three full-motion Thales EC 135 flight simulators, a flight deck for the navy's new seagoing training vessel, 15 ...

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  14. One more sleep till Shoalhaven River FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    INSTANT ISLAND: Marina designer and project manager Terry Chittleborough guides in another giant pontoon to build the Shoalhaven River Festival Marine Expo. A temporary marina has been built on the Shoalhaven River where up to 30 boats will moor for the River Festival's Marine Expo.

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  15. Wollongong skin doctor under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    A doctor at Wollongong Skin Cancer Clinic is under investigation by the Health Care Complaints Commission after several patients have come forward with stories of scarring and infection. A doctor at Wollongong Skin Cancer Clinic is under investigation by the Health Care Complaints Commission after several patients have come forward with stories of scarring and infection.

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  16. Woman will face court over robberiesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    A WOMAN has been charged with six armed robbery offences last year on the South Coast, including one at Bomaderry and another at Gerringong. A WOMAN has been charged with six armed robbery offences last year on the South Coast, including one at Bomaderry and another at Gerringong.

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  17. Just Published: "Empire Energy Group Limited (EEG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... through Empire Energy USA LLC and Imperial Oil and Gas Pty Ltd. EEGL is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Empire Energy Group Limited Key Recent Developments Full Report Details at - www.fas ...

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  18. Close to being shot downRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Indonesian fighter jet pilots had "locked on" their weapon systems to an Australian light plane on Wednesday before its pilots decided to comply with the order to land, one of the air force pilots has said. Indonesian pilot Major Wanda Suriansyah was quoted in news portal Tempo.co saying the two Sukhoi fighters had engaged their weapons systems and taken aim at the Australians.

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  19. Fairfax Media scores 17 Walkley nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Fairfax journalist Adele Ferguson has been nominated for four awards for her investigations into financial planning scandals at the Commonwealth Bank and the Macquarie Group. Her work launched a Senate inquiry into financial planning in Australia.

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  20. Feast of world chefs in WARead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... dapper Matt Preston, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay's Clare Smyth from the UK, The Lifestyle Channel's River Cottage Australia Paul West, Sweden's Daniel Berlin (Restaurant Daniel Berlin), Italy's Massimo Bottura (Osteria Francescana) who will be signing ...

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