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Daily Liberal
A new era of health for regionDUBBO Health Council members wisely opted to wear walking shoes when inspecting
A new era of health for region
Daily Liberal / Posted 50 minutes ago
DUBBO Health Council members wisely opted to wear walking shoes when inspecting the interior of the city's new clinical services building which will open its doors to patients before the end of the year. Dubbo Hospital general manager Debbie... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Freedom Ride images transport Indigenous librarian to a different eraIndigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs with some of the recently discovere
Freedom Ride images transport Indigenous librarian to a different era
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Indigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs with some of the recently discovered photos of the 1965 Freedom Ride, including one of his father (with towel). Photo: Janie Barrett Indigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Support blossoms across city for Daffodil DayDUBBO was painted yellow on Friday, as locals flocked to buy up pins, pens and
Support blossoms across city for Daffodil Day
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
DUBBO was painted yellow on Friday, as locals flocked to buy up pins, pens and pretty daffodils in aid of the Cancer Council. Coles Dubbo Square staff Kim Warman, Brittany Hill, Grace Brown, Sharon Cusack, Julie McDougall and Kathryn Thorne embraced... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Aug. 28, 2015Some obvious questons need to be asked Regarding the missing and murdered abor
Aug. 28, 2015
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Some obvious questons need to be asked Regarding the missing and murdered aboriginal women. Since the police have announced that they have solved approximately 80 per cent of these cases, there are some questions that should be asked. Why do so many... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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The Young Witness
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The Young Witness / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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7h
Western Advocate
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Western Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Manning River Times
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Manning River Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
10 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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7h
The North West Star
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The North West Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
10 related stories
7h
Daily Liberal
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
10 related stories
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The Border Mail
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
10 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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The Courier
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
10 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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The Young Witness
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
The Young Witness / Posted 8 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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Western Advocate
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
Western Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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The Border Mail
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoA violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday n
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night after the NRL clash... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Is it time you started growing saskatoons, the latest superfood?The saskatoon (Sophie Sidaway) So, I see you have a new berry over there. What
Is it time you started growing saskatoons, the latest superfood?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
The saskatoon (Sophie Sidaway) So, I see you have a new berry over there. What's it called? This is the saskatoon. Very fun name. Historically, it was called the pigeon berry, too - as if it didn't already have enough names. Where did you find... Read more
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Londonist
Australian Convicts Find Redemption Through TheatrePremiering at the Royal Court in 1988, Timberlake Wertenbaker’s Our Country’s G
Australian Convicts Find Redemption Through Theatre
Londonist / Posted 9 hours ago
Premiering at the Royal Court in 1988, Timberlake Wertenbaker’s Our Country’s Good is already acclaimed as a modern classic, and watching this National Theatre production, directed by Nadia Fall, it is easy to see why. Based on the novel The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on videoGrab from footage of the brawl on Seven News. A violent brawl between teenage
Violent brawl between teenage girls on a Sydney train caught on video
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Grab from footage of the brawl on Seven News. A violent brawl between teenage girls broke out on a Sydney train last Friday night following the NRL clash between the Bulldogs and Rabbitohs. At least three teenagers, believed to be as young as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Thirty of 70 Saskatchewan First Nations have yet to file financial reports to OttawaTime is running out for dozens of Saskatchewan First Nations who will face fund
Thirty of 70 Saskatchewan First Nations have yet to file financial reports to Ottawa
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Time is running out for dozens of Saskatchewan First Nations who will face funding cuts next week unless they get their paperwork done for the federal government. The deadline to file was the end of July, but Ottawa won’t start withholding... Read more
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The Tyee
Canada as 'Denier and Outlier': Joe Clark on Harper's Foreign PolicyFormer Prime Minister Joe Clark's warning: 'This outward-reaching country could
Canada as 'Denier and Outlier': Joe Clark on Harper's Foreign Policy
The Tyee / Posted 10 hours ago
Former Prime Minister Joe Clark's warning: 'This outward-reaching country could gradually turn inward.' [Editor's note: "An essential question for citizens of lucky countries is not simply who we are or what we earn, but what we could be. That... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Friends rally for RandyRandy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was
Friends rally for Randy
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 hours ago
Randy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was four and was not expected to survive. It took six months in hospital to get him stabilized and it was rough going from then... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NT unveils six-year mental health strategy, $3m boost to servicesNT unveils six-year mental health strategy, $3 million boost to services A new
NT unveils six-year mental health strategy, $3m boost to services
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
NT unveils six-year mental health strategy, $3 million boost to services A new Northern Territory mental health strategy has been released for frontline services that face ever-present recruitment challenges and more patients presenting with ice... Read more
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BC Local News
Friends rally for RandyRandy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was
Friends rally for Randy
BC Local News / Posted 10 hours ago
Randy Spinks can’t remember a time when he didn’t have to take insulin. He was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was four and was not expected to survive. It took six months in hospital to get him stabilized and it was rough going from then... Read more
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The Courier
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
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WA Today
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and lyrical obsessions of gangsta rap, has been hailed for its air of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
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The Tyee
Carol Baird Ellan: Judging the Harper DecadeCarol Baird Ellan: Ahead in the polls, but the race isn't over. Photo: Facebook
Carol Baird Ellan: Judging the Harper Decade
The Tyee / Posted 11 hours ago
Carol Baird Ellan: Ahead in the polls, but the race isn't over. Photo: Facebook. With a lifetime in the law, Carol Baird Ellan thinks a lot about the legal misadventures of the Harper government. A former lawyer and judge, Baird Ellan in 2000... Read more
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The Young Witness
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
The Young Witness / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
13 related stories
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Canberra Times
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and lyrical obsessions of gangsta rap, has been hailed for its air of... Read more
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11h
Western Advocate
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Western Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
13 related stories
11h
Kiama Independent
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
13 related stories
11h
Manning River Times
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Manning River Times / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
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11h
Goondiwindi Argus
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
13 related stories
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The North West Star
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
The North West Star / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
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11h
Daily Liberal
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
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11h
The Age
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and lyrical obsessions of gangsta rap, has been hailed for its air of... Read more
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11h
The Border Mail
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it c
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
The Border Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
The band biopic is a little-explored sub-genre, but when they get it right it can be a beautiful thing. Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and... Read more
13 related stories
11h
Sydney Morning Herald
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka
Five great movies about real bands (and five more about solo acts)
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Trailer: Straight Outta Compton Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of NWA (aka Niggaz wit' Attitude), the LA-based group that more than any other defined the sound, look and lyrical obsessions of gangsta rap, has been hailed for its air of... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
NDP sticks with veteran for Red Deer-LacombeA four-time NDP candidate at the provincial level, Hart makes his first foray i
NDP sticks with veteran for Red Deer-Lacombe
Lacombe Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
A four-time NDP candidate at the provincial level, Hart makes his first foray into federal politics as the party’s candidate in the new riding of Red Deer-Lacombe. The 65-year-old Ponoka resident defeated up-and-comer Katherine Swampy, 29, at the... Read more
14h
The Globe and Mail
How to plan the perfect Dawson City visitGold Rush history, streets of clapboard shacks and a quirky character fuelled b
How to plan the perfect Dawson City visit
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
Gold Rush history, streets of clapboard shacks and a quirky character fuelled by friendly locals make this dirt road Yukon charmer – once called the Paris of the North – a bucket list must-do. But when it comes to activities, let’s get the dead digit... Read more
14h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'You're joking': Liam Jurrah represents himself at bail hearing, gets deniedEx-AFL Melbourne Demons star Liam Jurrah denied bail, expected to plead guilty
'You're joking': Liam Jurrah represents himself at bail hearing, gets denied
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
Ex-AFL Melbourne Demons star Liam Jurrah denied bail, expected to plead guilty to assault and domestic violence charges Former AFL player Liam Jurrah has been immediately refused bail by a magistrate in an Alice Springs court and is expected to... Read more
15h
Northern Daily Leader
Freedom Ride images transport Indigenous librarian to a different eraIndigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising images and
Freedom Ride images transport Indigenous librarian to a different era
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 hours ago
Indigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising images and attaching labels like "children at swimming pool" but he doesn't often find familiar faces in them. Indigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising... Read more
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The Young Witness
Freedom Ride images transport Indigenous librarian to a different eraIndigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising images and
Freedom Ride images transport Indigenous librarian to a different era
The Young Witness / Posted 15 hours ago
Indigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising images and attaching labels like "children at swimming pool" but he doesn't often find familiar faces in them. Indigenous services librarian Ronald Briggs is used to categorising... Read more
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