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The Age
Turnbull called upon to stop 'torture' of children in detentionThis story contains graphic images and content that may disturb some readers.
Turnbull called upon to stop 'torture' of children in detention
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
This story contains graphic images and content that may disturb some readers. The President of the Australian Human Rights Commission, Gillian Triggs has called for an inquiry into juvenile detention after the ABC aired harrowing footage of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Turnbull called upon to stop 'torture' of children in detentionThis story contains graphic images and content that may disturb some readers.
Turnbull called upon to stop 'torture' of children in detention
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
This story contains graphic images and content that may disturb some readers. The President of the Australian Human Rights Commission, Gillian Triggs has called for an inquiry into juvenile detention after the ABC aired harrowing footage of... Read more
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News 8000
Pastor leaves Racine police commission over online postsA pastor has resigned from the Racine Police and Fire Commission amid a backlas
Pastor leaves Racine police commission over online posts
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
A pastor has resigned from the Racine Police and Fire Commission amid a backlash over social media posts, including some that critics felt portrayed law enforcement as racist. Mayor John Dickert confirmed Friday that J. Mark Freeman resigned from... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism stingCourt is to deliver her decision at the end of this month. A courtroom sketch
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism sting
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Court is to deliver her decision at the end of this month. A courtroom sketch of John Nuttall and Amanda Korody during an appearance in provincial court in July, 2013. The Public Prosecution Service says there have been entrapment motions in... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Wahhabism – a crushing burdenand jihadism as global terror. THE AL-GHAMDI CASE: Ahmed Qassim Al-Ghamdi has
Wahhabism – a crushing burden
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
and jihadism as global terror. THE AL-GHAMDI CASE: Ahmed Qassim Al-Ghamdi has worked most of his adult life for the Saudi Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice, a Wahhabi religious police organisation. Now he is in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stamp recalls Latrobe’s banana split connectioncelebrates Latrobe's claim as home of the “first documented banana split,” as n
Stamp recalls Latrobe’s banana split connection
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
celebrates Latrobe's claim as home of the “first documented banana split,” as noted on a Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker at the downtown Ligonier Street site of the former Tassell Pharmacy. The dessert was concocted at the soda... Read more
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Wired News
So, Space Shuttle Pilot Eileen Collins Speaking at the RNC. That Was InterestingTrump—a man known for expressing opinions on many things, space exploration not
So, Space Shuttle Pilot Eileen Collins Speaking at the RNC. That Was Interesting
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
Trump—a man known for expressing opinions on many things, space exploration not among them—had puzzled some in the space community. So when she got to the end of her speech, the omission was notable. The prewritten text of Collins’ speech ended... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016that ECOT educates over 15,000 students and each one has a story. As the paren
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
that ECOT educates over 15,000 students and each one has a story. As the parent of three young children in Springboro Community Schools I see how lucky my children are to attend such wonderful schools. However, I know that not all children in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Baker seeks to sell sliver of State House lawn to luxury condo complexpay the state full, fair market value for a tiny construction project, which wa
Baker seeks to sell sliver of State House lawn to luxury condo complex
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
pay the state full, fair market value for a tiny construction project, which was approved by the Massachusetts Historical Commission and community historical groups, to simply enlarge four existing 5-foot windows on a building that abuts the State... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen P&Z tells Gorsuch to rework hotel planThe Aspen Planning and Zoning Commission sent an emphatic message Tuesday to th
Aspen P&Z tells Gorsuch to rework hotel plan
The Aspen Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Aspen Planning and Zoning Commission sent an emphatic message Tuesday to the developers of the Gorsuch Haus hotel to rework their plan. The majority of the board said the developers need to reduce the mass and size of the hotel to better match... Read more
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Dover Post
Dover planners give green light to German-based Lidl groceryago. The largest parcel, about 5.7 acres, is mostly abandoned parking. The July
Dover planners give green light to German-based Lidl grocery
Dover Post / Posted 6 days ago
ago. The largest parcel, about 5.7 acres, is mostly abandoned parking. The July 18 presentation before the Dover Planning Commission gave details about the building site and included requests for the city to waive certain requirements for... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Making an impressionVoters of Great Bend Public Forum Tuesday night at the Crest Theater in Great B
Making an impression
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Voters of Great Bend Public Forum Tuesday night at the Crest Theater in Great Bend. This part covers the Barton County Commission District 2 race. Candidates for Barton County Commission, county offices, Kansas House of Representatives and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Four arrested, but escaped murder suspect still at large; twins in courtroom signaled getaway car was ready, investigators saya murder suspect pull off a daring escape from the Broward County courthouse Fr
Four arrested, but escaped murder suspect still at large; twins in courtroom signaled getaway car was ready, investigators say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
a murder suspect pull off a daring escape from the Broward County courthouse Friday morning are scheduled to have first-appearance court hearings on Monday. According to authorities, the well-planned operation included a handcuff key, a fake... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
1966 triple murder still sends shock waves through Hendersonvilleday, after-effects from the grisly slayings of Vernon Shipman, Charles Glass an
1966 triple murder still sends shock waves through Hendersonville
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
day, after-effects from the grisly slayings of Vernon Shipman, Charles Glass and Louise Davis Shumate ripple through the community.

At the time, news outlets descended on Hendersonville, reporting the story nationwide. Forty years later,... Read more

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hanson's views on Islam dominate Q&Awhat they would do to prevent the radicalisation of young people and Ms Hanson
Hanson's views on Islam dominate Q&A
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
what they would do to prevent the radicalisation of young people and Ms Hanson was questioned about her proposed royal commission into Islam by Cindy Rahal. She also accused of The One Nation party founder of creating a divided nation. "I... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Allegheny Highlands Trail Bluegrass Festival to feature bluegrass champions in MontroseTrail Foundation will showcase winners of statewide contests on banjo, fiddle a
Allegheny Highlands Trail Bluegrass Festival to feature bluegrass champions in Montrose
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 7 days ago
Trail Foundation will showcase winners of statewide contests on banjo, fiddle and mandolin from 12 to 7 p.m. at the community park known locally as the Oak Grove. "This festival just keeps getting better every year," said HTF President... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
1966 triple murder still sends shock wavesday, after-effects from the grisly slayings of Vernon Shipman, Charles Glass an
1966 triple murder still sends shock waves
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
day, after-effects from the grisly slayings of Vernon Shipman, Charles Glass and Louise Davis Shumate ripple through the community.

At the time, news outlets descended on Hendersonville, reporting the story nationwide. Forty years later,... Read more

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Detroit Free Press
Detroit’s 100 Greatest Songsgratification, initially declined to issue it as a single. Only after American
Detroit’s 100 Greatest Songs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
gratification, initially declined to issue it as a single. Only after American DJs began spinning it on their own did he commission a shorter edit for release on 45. In September 1970, “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” succeeded Edwin Starr’s... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Former Chair Seeks State Takeover Of IWCThe former chair of the Branford Inland Wetlands Commission has asked the state
Former Chair Seeks State Takeover Of IWC
New Haven Independent / Posted 10 days ago
The former chair of the Branford Inland Wetlands Commission has asked the state’s energy and environmental protection commissioner to take over the function of the agency. He proposed that the commissioner also place a moratorium on commercial... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
May steps in, Cameron out at U.K. helma recession that has been predicted as the prospect of the exit sends a chill t
May steps in, Cameron out at U.K. helm
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
a recession that has been predicted as the prospect of the exit sends a chill through markets and the global business community. The pound has fallen 11 percent in the past three weeks, consumer sentiment has plunged the most since 1994 and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Commission gives top honor for appearanceis beauty all around and a few years of labor and toil, he won the 2016 Neighbo
Commission gives top honor for appearance
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
is beauty all around and a few years of labor and toil, he won the 2016 Neighborhood Improvement Award from the Lexington Appearance Commission. The mission of the Lexington Appearance Commission is to promote and enhance the appearance of the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rio Paralympics 2016Steenkamp. Australia's Paralympic soccer team faces the axe after all of its f
Rio Paralympics 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Steenkamp. Australia's Paralympic soccer team faces the axe after all of its funding was cut by the Australian Sports Commission. Australia's leading paratriathlete is getting help from the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra as he sets... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Sweet! Lemonade girls re-open stand after NCC fightWhat does victory against the National Capital Commission taste like? Lemonade
Sweet! Lemonade girls re-open stand after NCC fight
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
What does victory against the National Capital Commission taste like? Lemonade and charity — or should that be limonade et charité? Ottawa sisters Eliza and Adela Andrews, whose lemonade stand was shut down by the NCC last week, re-opened for... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Tech to the top: One young woman shatters stereotypes, blazes new trailYou might want to remember that name. After all, she's met with Sen. Elizabeth
Tech to the top: One young woman shatters stereotypes, blazes new trail
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 16 days ago
You might want to remember that name. After all, she's met with Sen. Elizabeth Warren, has been honored by the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars, and has spoken at the U.S. Consulate in Quebec, Canada. She's proficient in operating... Read more
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Boston Globe
Check this out: Drab half of Boston’s central library gets a colorful makeoverthings, but it’s even better if they’re used,” he said. Library staff said the
Check this out: Drab half of Boston’s central library gets a colorful makeover
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
things, but it’s even better if they’re used,” he said. Library staff said they also hope the renovations will attract new community partners. The building’s lobby will play host to a joint cafe and radio studio for public station WGBH. In the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Rockland judge tied to FBI stingSimcha. (Photo: vosizineias.com, file photo) Stern claimed the key to the sche
Rockland judge tied to FBI sting
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Simcha. (Photo: vosizineias.com, file photo) Stern claimed the key to the scheme was creating fake donors to give the appearance that Eisenpress, a virtual unknown seeking her first term on the bench, had broader community support than she... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPPsaid Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was trans
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPP
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
said Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was transported to a holding area for a court appearance. According to the sheriff, Jenkins requested a bathroom break, but walked past a portable toilet and entered a... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Tennessee reaches settlement in sexual assault lawsuitalso said the university violated Title IX laws. In the settlement, the univer
Tennessee reaches settlement in sexual assault lawsuit
Yahoo Sports / Posted 20 days ago
also said the university violated Title IX laws. In the settlement, the university agreed to appoint an independent commission to review the way the school (including all UT campuses) responds to allegations of sexual assaults. However, UT... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPPsaid Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was trans
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPP
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 20 days ago
said Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was transported to a holding area for a court appearance. According to the sheriff, Jenkins requested a bathroom break, but walked past a portable toilet and entered a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPPsaid Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was trans
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPP
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 20 days ago
said Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was transported to a holding area for a court appearance. According to the sheriff, Jenkins requested a bathroom break, but walked past a portable toilet and entered a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPPsaid Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was trans
'The excuses are absurd,' city says in response to inmate incident at OPP
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
said Jenkins was restrained with ankle shackles and handcuffs when he was transported to a holding area for a court appearance. According to the sheriff, Jenkins requested a bathroom break, but walked past a portable toilet and entered a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Save the First Church Congregational North RoofTo the Editor: I believe that I, along with a vast majority of Fairfield prope
Save the First Church Congregational North Roof
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
To the Editor: I believe that I, along with a vast majority of Fairfield property owners, that the Fairfield Historic Commission has gone off its rails in insisting that the north roof of the First Church Congregational be natural red slate instead... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LETTER: Save the First Church Congregational North RoofTo the Editor: I believe that I, along with a vast majority of Fairfield prope
LETTER: Save the First Church Congregational North Roof
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
To the Editor: I believe that I, along with a vast majority of Fairfield property owners, that the Fairfield Historic Commission has gone off its rails in insisting that the north roof of the First Church Congregational be natural red slate instead... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Muslims prepare for end of Ramadanin the city will go on Moon-Sighting on Monday afternoon, July 4, 2016 (at 5:45
Muslims prepare for end of Ramadan
Zamboanga Today / Posted 22 days ago
in the city will go on Moon-Sighting on Monday afternoon, July 4, 2016 (at 5:45PM) to scan the Western horizon for the appearance of the tip of the crescent moon, in compliance with the command of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) to sight the... Read more
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WA Today
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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The Young Witness
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
The Young Witness / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Market Watch
Scammers using disabilities to scoreWhen a natural disaster hits, you can count on scammers pulling at your heartst
Scammers using disabilities to score
Market Watch / Posted 24 days ago
When a natural disaster hits, you can count on scammers pulling at your heartstrings. Recently, The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) charged a group of scammers with tricking consumers into buying household items under the false pretext that... Read more
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Western Advocate
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Western Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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The Border Mail
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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The Border Mail
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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The Young Witness
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
The Young Witness / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Western Advocate
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Western Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Kiama Independent / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Manning River Times
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Manning River Times / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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The North West Star
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
The North West Star / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
Daily Liberal / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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The Age
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questionswas almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storr
Q&A star Duncan Storrar overcomes trauma to pose fresh questions
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
was almost never asked. In an exclusive interview with Fairfax Media, Mr Storrar, 46, said the eight weeks since his Q&A appearance had been traumatic and forced him from his Geelong home and into seclusion. But on election eve, he wanted to end... Read more
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