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  1. Australia family found after 10 days in wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A 5-year-old boy and his 7-year-old brother were both in a stable condition at an Australian hospital Monday after surviving with their father for 10 days in a remote national park before a farmer discovered them. The family trio found themselves with little food, no cellphone reception and temperatures that rose to about 38 Celsius after dad Steven Van Lonkhuyzen took a wrong turn during a family road trip and then his vehicle got bogged in mud, according to police.

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  2. Australia family found after 10 days in wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    A 5-year-old boy and his 7-year-old brother were recovering in an Australian hospital Monday after surviving with their father for 10 days in the wilderness with little food and in weather conditions that ranged from stormy to scorching. Their ordeal began Dec. 11 when dad Steven Van Lonkhuyzen took a wrong turn during a family road trip and then got his four-wheel-drive vehicle bogged in mud.

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  3. Speeding car evades police across south-westRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    A CAR bearing stolen licence plates reached more than 150km/h as it evaded police across the south-west region on Monday. Police began a pursuit when a speeding car was seen on Mailors Flat-Koroit Road at 1.44pm, but the chase lasted about 30 seconds due to high speed on Warrnambool-Caramut Road.

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  4. Australian house where eight children killed to be demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    The house where an Australian mother allegedly killed eight children, most of them her own, will likely be demolished in keeping with indigenous culture to make way for a memorial, a government official said on Monday. The fate of the house in the tropical northern city of Cairns was being discussed while a judge denied a request to transfer the murder case against 37-year-old Raina Mersane Ina Thaiday to Queensland state's Mental Health Court. 1 comment

  5. Cycling star Simon Gerrans' back-to-back Buninyong hopes crushedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Courier

    ... to be sidelined until March. The men's elite road race at Buninyong is on January 11. The Tour Down Under in South Australia on January 17-25 that is also round one of the World Tour. "Unfortunately it doesn't matter how well the recovery goes from ...

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  6. Police hunt two men after Ballan Train Station burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Courier

    Police were at the scene on Monday to investigate an attempted burglary where it is believed two men broke into the station just after 6am. The station remained closed on Monday and the station master said he could not make any comment on the incident.

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  7. Portland vs PortlandiaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    This is Portland, not Portlandia. If you were not born here then you are a Portlandian, but if you were born here you are a Portlander.

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  8. Etihad Airways goes double daily to MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... to Melbourne in 2009 and it has since become one of the strongest routes on our network. Together with Virgin Australia and our other partner airlines, we have built a large and loyal customer base which has asked us for more choice. Today, I'm ...

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  9. Santa rage as parents see redRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    REMEMBER Ewan McGregor's character in the film 'Ghostwriter'? We speak to the man who the role was based on to shed some light on one of the most mysterious professions. CHRISTMAS is supposed to be 'the most wonderful time of the year'.

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  10. Ind vs Aus: Skipper MS Dhoni confident in finding consistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Brisbane: Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said India have the pace threat and aggression to win Tests away from home and it's just a matter of time before results go their way. The Indians lost by four wickets to Australia in Saturday's second Test in Brisbane after going down all guns blazing by 48 runs chasing 364 in the opening Adelaide Test.

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  11. Ind vs Aus: Joe Burns included in Aussie squad for Boxing Day TestRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Brisbane: Batsman Joe Burns was a surprise addition to Australia's 13-man squad for the third Test against India, starting in Melbourne on Boxing Day. The 25-year-old Queensland right-hander was named as a replacement for injured Mitchell Marsh in the Australian team.

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  12. Australian PM under fire for women commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... was stuck in a time warp. "The problem isn't that Tony Abbott's stuck in the past, it's that he wants the rest of Australia to go back there and keep him company in a world where men do the big jobs and women do the ironing," he said. Labor Senate ...

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  13. Kangaroo takes on drone and wins with knock-out blowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mashable

    Kangaroos are feisty beasts. If they aren't kickboxing their brother in suburban Australian streets, they are taking on anything that moves.

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  14. GOODBYE, GOURMETRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's been the talk of the town around Bilgola, New South Wales, Australia. A series of romantic signs from some unnamed bloke to his girlfriend Jennifer takes a nasty turn just 40 percent of the way through the message, like some sort of emotionally-sadistic versdion of the ancient Burma Shave campaign.

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  15. W-League hero Sykes given World Cup goalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... squad - with just four Perth Glory stars - is dominated by the players Stajcic took to this year's Asian Cup where Australia fell 1-0 to Japan in the final in Vietnam. A place wasn't found for dual international Ellyse Perry, whose World Cup hopes ...

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  16. New material efficiently cools buildings by radiating heat into outer spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... clever optical engineering," said Geoff Smith, an applied physicist at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia. With solar radiation removed as a heating factor, a building covered in this material would be more likely to assume the ...

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  17. Singapore stock market and companies daily report (Alibaba Pictures,...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Stock Market Review

    ... in the previous year. Chiwayland International has been awarded the tender for a land located in New South Wales, Australia, at a purchase price of AUD27 million ($28.8 million). Chiwayland's Australian subsidiary Chiwayland Australia has submitted ...

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  18. Royal Adelaide Hospital delays confirmedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... the hospital long before they were confirmed. "I think that this is a terrible situation where the people of South Australia are being kept in the dark on this major project," he told reporters. "This has been a problem project since day one and I ...

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  19. Henry Keogh granted bail, walks free from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    THE father of a teen who had his legs severed by a train has allegedly attacked the ambulance that was there to save his son. THE Cairns house where eight children were stabbed to death will be "removed" to make way for a memorial, MP Gavin King says.

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  20. Labor leader defends letter for siege gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    New South Wales Opposition Leader John Robertson has defended himself after following reports he signed a letter for a request on behalf of Man Haron Monis, the man who killed two people during the siege in Martin Place. "This was in no way a letter of support or endorsement," Mr Robertson told reporters outside the NSW parliament this afternoon.

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