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Sydney Morning Herald
NRL Live 2017: Canberra Raiders v Penrith Panthers The Panthers currently sit just inside the top eight, with Canberra knocking
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 minutes ago
The Panthers currently sit just inside the top eight, with Canberra knocking on the door. Finals push: Canberra captain Jarrod Croker runs with the ball. Photo: AAP Hey everyone, welcome to what is... Read more
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The Age
NRL Live 2017: Canberra Raiders v Penrith Panthers The Panthers currently sit just inside the top eight, with Canberra knocking
The Age / Posted 20 minutes ago
The Panthers currently sit just inside the top eight, with Canberra knocking on the door. Finals push: Canberra captain Jarrod Croker runs with the ball. Photo: AAP Hey everyone, welcome to what is... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Club flies high at fire fundraiserflying rally. The two-day Phoenix Scale Rally saw 30 models on display at Some
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
flying rally. The two-day Phoenix Scale Rally saw 30 models on display at Somerton, with entrants coming from as far as Canberra and Sydney. It drew the interest of experienced operators to kids wanting to check out the action, with a barbecue... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Will Australia's new laws stamp out modern slavery?day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'I feel betrayed by my country': Yassmin after the stormanother psychologist. "I'm kind of like a national outrage?" The 26-year-old i
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
another psychologist. "I'm kind of like a national outrage?" The 26-year-old is telling me this story in the lobby of Canberra's slick East Hotel. It's late June and she's wearing a long formal white jacket that gives her a queenly air; her... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
PM’s office literally makes MP illhouse.media_cameraLucy Wicks bought a gazebo so she could host gatherings away
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
house.media_cameraLucy Wicks bought a gazebo so she could host gatherings away from the potential risk of interiors. In Canberra, she lugged a huge air purifier to committee and party room meetings in Parliament House. She couldn’t go into some... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Recycling revolution: How empty wine and beer bottles could be used to build roadsCanberra recycling plant upgrade means empty bottles could be used to build roa
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
Canberra recycling plant upgrade means empty bottles could be used to build roads Photo: Ashleigh Hansen and Ingrid Hatfield joined 100 other Canberrans at the Hume recycling plant open day. (ABC News: Siobhan Heanue) Wine and beer bottles tossed... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Marriage equality advocate wins national awardSmith has been named Young Farmer of the Year at the Australian Farmer of the Y
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
Smith has been named Young Farmer of the Year at the Australian Farmer of the Year Awards this week. The celebrations in Canberra were short-lived, however, as Mr Smith rushed back home for calving. “Has been a huge day at Parliament House but I... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Augmented reality storytelling app takes Kakadu into digital agein remote Australia. "My partner was offered the role of park manager for Kaka
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
in remote Australia. "My partner was offered the role of park manager for Kakadu and we'd previously been living in Canberra so I thought why not," she says. It was a good move that enabled Ms Jade to work directly with the local... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sport likened to wrestling in space is making a splashUnderwater rugby is making a splash in Canberra and here's why it's likened to
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
Underwater rugby is making a splash in Canberra and here's why it's likened to wrestling in space It's not every day you get the opportunity to play a sport that's likened to wrestling in space. Perhaps this is the reason why there has been a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Visiting your offender in prison — would you do it?Victims meet offenders as part of Canberra's restorative justice program Could
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
Victims meet offenders as part of Canberra's restorative justice program Could you go behind bars to meet the shadowy figure who robbed you to feed his ice addiction? Canberra woman Lisa Martin admitted she was excited by the prospect after her... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pine Gap plays crucial role in US wars, leaked documents revealPeter Jennings, the executive director of the Australian Strategic Policy Insti
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
Peter Jennings, the executive director of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, an independent thinktank in Canberra funded largely by the Department of Defence, says Pine Gap's role is a natural part of Australia's alliance with the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
This week in finance: Disappointing results season rolls on as markets ignore local political dysfunctionfettle. RBC's Su-Lin Ong thinks the markets are complacent not beacause they a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 hours ago
fettle. RBC's Su-Lin Ong thinks the markets are complacent not beacause they are more alert to the building anxieties in Canberra, but perhaps because Australian politics have been particularly volatile and fractured for much of the last... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Are these spooky encounters proof aliens are real?could not climb at such a rate. "To be seen on displays by three different gro
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
could not climb at such a rate. "To be seen on displays by three different ground radars, plus the airborne radar in the Canberra, is also a mystery." Father and son capture rare photographs of a UFO in their back garden in Melbourne, Australia,... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
If this isn’t a political crime, what is?those answers have to wait until after the trial of gay activist Jaden Duong, w
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 7 hours ago
those answers have to wait until after the trial of gay activist Jaden Duong, who hired a Toyota HiAce one-tonne van from Canberra airport, went to two Coles Express stores and bought four 8.5kg LPG bottles which he placed in the rear of the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne Storm seal minor premiership with demolition job on Newcastle Knightsended their three-game winning streak and left them needing at least one victor
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
ended their three-game winning streak and left them needing at least one victory from their remaining two games – against Canberra (away) and Cronulla (home) – to have any chance of avoiding a third successive wooden spoon. The Storm overcame a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Demons finish NEAFL season on a high with thrilling win over SouthportThe Canberra Demons finished their season on a high in a six-point thriller aga
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The Canberra Demons finished their season on a high in a six-point thriller against the Southport Sharks in the NEAFL on Saturday. The Demons finished one win out of the finals but they've ticked off player-coach Kade Klemke's goal of seven wins to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Raiders break great expectations ahead of must-win Penrith Panthers clashCoach Ricky Stuart says the Canberra Raiders have broken the shackles of expect
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Coach Ricky Stuart says the Canberra Raiders have broken the shackles of expectation as they look to make a run to the NRL finals. He hopes a big crowd can impact the Richter scale against the Penrith Panthers at Canberra Stadium on Sunday, as the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Record influenza cases in Canberra due to early start to season, expert saysCanberra's record number of influenza cases this year is due to the flu season
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Canberra's record number of influenza cases this year is due to the flu season starting a month earlier than normal, a leading health expert has said. The president of the Australian Medical Association ACT, Stephen Robson, said the early start to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Multi-million dollar upgrade of Hume recycling centre unveiled to the publicConcrete made with recycled glass could soon be seen on Canberra construction s
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Concrete made with recycled glass could soon be seen on Canberra construction sites, after a recent upgrade of the ACT's main recycling centre. More waste will be sorted and broken down even further as part of an $8 million improvement to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT's first same sex newlyweds worry postal survey won't hold waterin the middle," Alan said. "I think the one thing that a lot of people forget i
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
in the middle," Alan said. "I think the one thing that a lot of people forget is there are real lives involved." The north Canberra couple said while a plebiscite was not ideal it held a promise of delivering something concrete within the marriage... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra referee Ben Cummins joins the NRL 300 clubto NSW winning an Origin series, Ben Cummins has enjoyed a front-row seat at ma
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
to NSW winning an Origin series, Ben Cummins has enjoyed a front-row seat at many of the NRL's iconic moments. Now the Canberra referee will create some history of his own on Sunday when he becomes just the sixth whistle-blower to reach a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Netball ACT boss Benita Bittner says Australian Diamonds can expect a sold-out crowdNetball ACT boss Benita Bittner hopes a sell-out crowd at an Australian Diamond
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Netball ACT boss Benita Bittner hopes a sell-out crowd at an Australian Diamonds blockbuster in Canberra will roll into a "great year for netball" in the capital. Less than 150 tickets remain for the Diamonds' clash with South Africa at the AIS... Read more
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Canberra Times
Capital Football: Tony Vidmar fires parting shot as FFA Centre of Excellence shuts downclub academies. Capital Football turned the knife by backflipping on a decisio
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
club academies. Capital Football turned the knife by backflipping on a decision to postpone the FFA COE's game with Canberra Olympic, forcing the academy to forfeit the match and with it any chance of a league premiership. Everything was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anthony Griffin set to become Penrith Panthers' long-term coachPenrith will go into their crucial clash with Canberra on Sunday boosted by new
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Penrith will go into their crucial clash with Canberra on Sunday boosted by news Anthony Griffin will be the club's long-term coach. The Panthers have won six consecutive matches to climb into the top eight, but must continue the run to ensure they... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra golfer Jake Davies goes from hating golf to NSW Open championshipLittle over four years ago Jake Davies "hated golf", but now the Canberra produ
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Little over four years ago Jake Davies "hated golf", but now the Canberra product is getting ready to tee off at the NSW Open championships. Davies won the Country Championships by two shots after a thrilling finish at Goulburn Golf Club to book a... Read more
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Canberra Times
AFL Canberra: Belconnen move into grand final after defeating arch-rival Ainsliebetween Queanbeyan and Eastlake on Sunday, while Belconnen advances straight to
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
between Queanbeyan and Eastlake on Sunday, while Belconnen advances straight to the grand final. Photo galleryAFL Canberra semi-final: Belconnen Magpies Vs Ainslie Tricolours Ainslie coach Chris Rourke was frank about the storied feud... Read more
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Canberra Times
ANU scientists to measure 'footquakes' during Viking clap at Canberra Raiders gamenever been a rugby league footquake recorded. We hope to record the biggest in
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
never been a rugby league footquake recorded. We hope to record the biggest in the world [today]." The Viking clap at Canberra Stadium at the start of the round 2 game between the Raiders and the Cronulla Sharks NRL Round 24: Canberra Raiders... Read more
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Canberra Times
John I Dent Cup grand final: Royals complete perfect season by beating Westscelebrations for the Phillip-based club. The premiership triumph was the perfe
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
celebrations for the Phillip-based club. The premiership triumph was the perfect way to send out several players leaving Canberra at the end of the year, including Brumbies lock Tom Staniforth who is set to move to the NSW Waratahs. "This is... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT Brumbies skipper Sam Carter says boos prove there's life in Australian rugbyAustralian rugby has a strong heartbeat in the club rugby world. Carter was ca
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Australian rugby has a strong heartbeat in the club rugby world. Carter was called on to the Royals bench for his first Canberra first grade match in five years after the club was hit by second-row injuries and suspension. Sam Carter for the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cronulla Sharks leave North Queensland Cowboys teetering on edge of NRL top eightfollowing the win, while North Queensland are hanging by a thread in eighth spo
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
following the win, while North Queensland are hanging by a thread in eighth spot after a fourth-straight loss with the Canberra Raiders lurking dangerously four points in arrears. Should the Raiders beat Penrith in Canberra on Sunday, they... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Highly intrusive': Drone complaints on the rise in CanberraThe federal aviation authority is getting at least one complaint every week fro
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The federal aviation authority is getting at least one complaint every week from Canberra residents about the use of drones in the capital. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has said it was regularly receiving complaints about drones flying... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Raiders Cup: Queanbeyan Kangaroos upset Queanbeyan Bluesthe Les McIntyre Medallist and hat-trick hero, but will Queanbeyan Kangaroos st
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
the Les McIntyre Medallist and hat-trick hero, but will Queanbeyan Kangaroos star playmaker Brent Crisp be back for the Canberra Raiders Cup grand final? That's the $64,000 question. Kangaroos five-eighth Brent Crisp was integral in them going... Read more
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Canberra Times
Will Australia's new laws stamp out modern slavery?day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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Canberra Times
Solomon Islands undersea cable red-flagged by Australia's spy agencies dogged by donation allegations to land the cable in Sydney. Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Damukana
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
to land the cable in Sydney. Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Damukana Sogavare outside Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen But then last year, abruptly and allegedly without proper processes, the Solomons... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian terror threat: National strategy to protect crowds unveiledmessages and codes to communicate during a terror attack. An armed AFP officer
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
messages and codes to communicate during a terror attack. An armed AFP officer stands guard outside Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: Andrew Meares It makes clear that governments are responsible for making sure the private sector has the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Auction Watch: Limited townhouses and spring-like weather bring buyers to Bruceapartments being built but not everyone wants to buy them anymore. Many people
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
apartments being built but not everyone wants to buy them anymore. Many people are looking for single-level townhouses.” Canberra’s Saturday auction clearance rate was a solid 74 per cent off 30 reported auctions, according to Domain Group... Read more
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Canberra Times
Drone misuse in Canberra a real concern for allexamined by those in charge of regulation. The instance of a privacy breach de
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
examined by those in charge of regulation. The instance of a privacy breach described by a Gordon resident in The Sunday Canberra Times is extremely concerning. Drones in constant use around the area are said to be flying near homes and shining... Read more
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Canberra Times
Viva la differenceLe Lievre opened with the words, "Gender and sexuality are no longer binary and
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Le Lievre opened with the words, "Gender and sexuality are no longer binary and rigid concepts like they once were" ("Four Canberrans on what it's like being gender and sexually diverse", Sunday CT, online, August 13). That, fortunately, is so.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Big Boys Toys Expo brings fire power to CanberraExhibition Park was anything but your average playground. For the third year,
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Exhibition Park was anything but your average playground. For the third year, the Big Boys Toys Expo rolled back into Canberra, transforming EPIC into the ultimate man-cave. Brett Smith with his jet-engine powered go-kart. Photo: Dion... Read more
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Canberra Times
Police to monitor Commanchero bikies during national run in Canberrawill continue to monitor members of the Commanchero motorcycle gang over the we
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
will continue to monitor members of the Commanchero motorcycle gang over the weekend, as almost 200 bikies descended on Canberra on Saturday. Members of the outlaw motorcycle gang from NSW, Queensland, Victoria and WA travelled to Canberra as... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tony Wood, aka Victor the Viking, is running for council in Queanbeyanin Terry Campese, Mr Wood is actually making health reform his major platform.
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
in Terry Campese, Mr Wood is actually making health reform his major platform. Mr Wood works full time in aged care in the Canberra/Queanbeyan region and said there were significant improvements needed. "I see firsthand what our older generation... Read more
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NZCity
Cronulla down Cowboys in Townsvillewith that, we made life hard for ourselves." The Cowboys (28 points) are still
NZCity / Posted 8 hours ago
with that, we made life hard for ourselves." The Cowboys (28 points) are still in eighth but have St George Illawarra (26) and Canberra (24 with a game in hand) close enough to strike. Meanwhile Cronulla (32 points) go to fourth on for and aga... Read more
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Daily Mail
Father of missing Julian Cadman, 7, arrives in SpainSpain in the battle against Islamist terrorism. 'This is a global battle again
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
Spain in the battle against Islamist terrorism. 'This is a global battle against terrorism,' Mr Turnbull told reporters in Canberra on Friday. Meanwhile, a young Australian woman spoke of how she cheated death for the third time this year. Julia... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'They were left with no money, no food and were treated no better than slaves'day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 hours ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man who helped Julian Cadman's mother revealedSpain in the battle against Islamist terrorism. 'This is a global battle again
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
Spain in the battle against Islamist terrorism. 'This is a global battle against terrorism,' Mr Turnbull told reporters in Canberra on Friday. Meanwhile, a young Australian woman spoke of how she cheated death for the third time this year. Julia... Read more
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The Border Mail
'They were left with no money, no food and were treated no better than slaves'day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
The Border Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'They were left with no money, no food and were treated no better than slaves'day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 hours ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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The Courier
'They were left with no money, no food and were treated no better than slaves'day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
The Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'They were left with no money, no food and were treated no better than slaves'day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filip
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
day I lived with fear," she says. "I felt so hopeless." And then there's Filipino housekeeper Aurora**, who arrived in Canberra with the hope of a new job working for a foreign diplomat. But as authorities would later hear, the employer took... Read more
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