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Brisbane Times
Palaszczuk stops short of backing rogue MP Millerre-endorsement. Annastacia Palaszczuk is treading carefully around the re-endo
Palaszczuk stops short of backing rogue MP Miller
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 hours ago
re-endorsement. Annastacia Palaszczuk is treading carefully around the re-endorsement of Bundamba MP Jo-Ann Miller. Photo: Michelle Smith Ms Miller caused a stir over the past week with at-times pointed questioning during committee hearings about... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Man charged with indecent treatment of girl, 14offences involving a girl, 14, at a house in May. A man has been charged with
Man charged with indecent treatment of girl, 14
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
offences involving a girl, 14, at a house in May. A man has been charged with abusing a girl in a Townsville house. Photo: Michelle Smith The 22-year-old Burdell man was also charged with one count of possessing child exploitation material. He is... Read more
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Investopedia
WorthFM: Savings and Investments for Womenwebsite. Its founders are Amanda Steinberg, who launched the woman-focused pers
WorthFM: Savings and Investments for Women
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
website. Its founders are Amanda Steinberg, who launched the woman-focused personal finance website DailyWorth, and Michelle Smith, CEO of Source Financial Advisors, a practice serving divorced women. WorthFM allows consumers to open a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tears and tales of heroism as brave Queenslanders honouredAndrews and Senior Constable Matthew Shillingford were presented with bronze me
Tears and tales of heroism as brave Queenslanders honoured
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Andrews and Senior Constable Matthew Shillingford were presented with bronze medals for their bravery at Grantham. Photo: Michelle Smith Accepting the posthumous medal of Ms Chong's behalf were her two daughters, Keely and Mary Mabb. Ms Chong's... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Digital divide between Latinos, whites narrows as more immigrants, Spanish speakers go onlinein touch with each other," he said. "As they become more separated, they rely o
Digital divide between Latinos, whites narrows as more immigrants, Spanish speakers go online
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
in touch with each other," he said. "As they become more separated, they rely on their devices more to stay in touch." L. Michelle Smith, the director of public relations for AT&T Global Marketing Organization, said in an email that the Pew... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Govt spent $50k in failed bid to land Macfarlanerole, turned it down, to serve out his term in the federal parliament. Natural
Govt spent $50k in failed bid to land Macfarlane
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
role, turned it down, to serve out his term in the federal parliament. Natural Resources Minister Anthony Lynham. Photo: Michelle Smith The Palaszczuk government is yet to announce who has been appointed to the role they first announced last... Read more
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WA Today
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cuthad since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cut
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
had since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new record low of 1.5 per cent in August. Photo: Michelle Smith "This uncertainty was expected to have only a modest adverse effect on global economic activity," the RBA... Read more
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Canberra Times
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cuthad since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cut
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
had since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new record low of 1.5 per cent in August. Photo: Michelle Smith "This uncertainty was expected to have only a modest adverse effect on global economic activity," the RBA... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cuthad since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cut
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
had since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new record low of 1.5 per cent in August. Photo: Michelle Smith "This uncertainty was expected to have only a modest adverse effect on global economic activity," the RBA... Read more
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The Age
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cuthad since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cut
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
had since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new record low of 1.5 per cent in August. Photo: Michelle Smith "This uncertainty was expected to have only a modest adverse effect on global economic activity," the RBA... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cuthad since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new
Reserve Bank opens door for August rate cut
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
had since settled. The central bank is poised to slash the cash rate to a new record low of 1.5 per cent in August. Photo: Michelle Smith "This uncertainty was expected to have only a modest adverse effect on global economic activity," the RBA... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
World’s pollocrosse rivals descend on Goondiwindion Goondiwindi on Saturday. They will be here for the annual Goondiwindi Poloc
World’s pollocrosse rivals descend on Goondiwindi
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
on Goondiwindi on Saturday. They will be here for the annual Goondiwindi Polocrosse Club Carnival and member and player, Michelle Smith couldn’t be more excited. “We usually get around 30 teams but this year we’ll get 60. “They’re coming from... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Report blasts decision-making behind closure of mental facilityproblems. Three former patients of the Barrett Adolescent Centre killed themse
Report blasts decision-making behind closure of mental facility
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
problems. Three former patients of the Barrett Adolescent Centre killed themselves in the months after its closure. Photo: Michelle Smith Queensland's Public Sector Commission is now reviewing a number of adverse findings made against several... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Logan becoming SEQ's greenest cityLiving Australia owner Valerie Pearson has seen and increased interest in DIY p
Logan becoming SEQ's greenest city
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
Living Australia owner Valerie Pearson has seen and increased interest in DIY products over the last seven years. Photo: Michelle Smith This was compared to 17 per cent in Brisbane and 18 per cent on the Gold Coast. The city of more 308,000... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brisbane artists make treasure from trashsomething like that. Robert Hains won Brisbane City Council's recycling art co
Brisbane artists make treasure from trash
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
something like that. Robert Hains won Brisbane City Council's recycling art competition with his work, Pegasus. Photo: Michelle Smith Carina artist Robert Hains' Pegasus won the Brisbane City Council's recycling art competition on Friday, an... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool union official jailed for throwing rocks at fascistsMichelle Smith, 41, from Sheppard Avenue, Knowsley, travelled to the town on Sa
Liverpool union official jailed for throwing rocks at fascists
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
Michelle Smith, 41, from Sheppard Avenue, Knowsley, travelled to the town on Saturday, January 30 to demonstrate against a rival far-right march taking place on the same day. Her photograph was issued to the media in an attempt to identify her,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bringing The Wider Earth homePhotographed at the Queensland Theatre Company Workshop at South Brisbane on Ap
Bringing The Wider Earth home
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
Photographed at the Queensland Theatre Company Workshop at South Brisbane on April 8, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Michelle Smith/Fairfax Media) Photo: Michelle Smith The set, which is on a mechanical revolve, twists between the ship that... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: With Vigil and Memorial Dallas Mourns - The Brief: With Vigil and Memorial Dallas Mourns by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 12 2016 The Big Conversation More than 1 000 people gathered for a vigil in Dallas on M...El Paso, 30-foot high, and listen, I know you can’t do that.” Why Texas should
The Brief: With Vigil and Memorial Dallas Mourns - The Brief: With Vigil and Memorial Dallas Mourns by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 12 2016 The Big Conversation More than 1 000 people gathered for a vigil in Dallas on M...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
El Paso, 30-foot high, and listen, I know you can’t do that.” Why Texas shouldn't run public schools like businesses, by Michelle Smith — While charter schools and private schools can decide if and when to expand, establish admissions policies... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sunshine Coast 'must detach brand from Clive Palmer'Mr Palmer's profile dwarfed the Sunshine Coast's profile. Palmer's over-the-top
Sunshine Coast 'must detach brand from Clive Palmer'
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Mr Palmer's profile dwarfed the Sunshine Coast's profile. Palmer's over-the-top dinosaur park no longer operates. Photo: Michelle Smith "The time that I spent outside the Sunshine Coast, that I have spent interstate – you say the Coast and they... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Exploding golf ball teen to receive fundsBoggan, 15, from Ipswich, suffered horrific injuries to both of his hands after
Exploding golf ball teen to receive funds
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Boggan, 15, from Ipswich, suffered horrific injuries to both of his hands after being thrown a home-made bomb. Photo: Michelle Smith Ipswich mayor Paul Pissale will on Tuesday present Mr Boggan, who has now turned 18, with the funds that have... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tiffany Taylor's body still missing on anniversaryto believe her body had been dumped in that area. Rodney Wayne Williams has bee
Tiffany Taylor's body still missing on anniversary
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
to believe her body had been dumped in that area. Rodney Wayne Williams has been charged with Tiffany's murder. Photo: Michelle Smith In a heartbreaking effort to provide for her unborn baby, Tiffany had turned to offering sex to people she... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Minister says 'yes' to new mental health centrebudget. Three former patients of the Barrett Adolescent Centre killed themselv
Minister says 'yes' to new mental health centre
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
budget. Three former patients of the Barrett Adolescent Centre killed themselves in the months after its closure. Photo: Michelle Smith However Health Minister Cameron Dick on Monday night promised a new centre will be built. On Wednesday,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Punching rampage suspect remains in hospitalcalls claiming he was hitting anyone he saw. The suspect was admitted to the R
Punching rampage suspect remains in hospital
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
calls claiming he was hitting anyone he saw. The suspect was admitted to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital. Photo: Michelle Smith A 73-year-old man was hospitalised with facial injuries and there were fears an elderly woman may have been... Read more
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Western Advocate
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after the night before5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after the night before
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Le Festival: A moveable feast hits South Banknow in its sixth year. Emily Barnett and Natalie Jovicic at Le Festival at the
Le Festival: A moveable feast hits South Bank
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
now in its sixth year. Emily Barnett and Natalie Jovicic at Le Festival at the Cultural Forecourt, South Bank. Photo: Michelle Smith Festival director Betty Moinet was hoping the French themed stalls, food, fashion and wine would help exceed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Eid festival showcases the best of the Islamic communityMuslim community event in Brisbane. Aysha Mohd Ali with her bubble toy at the
Eid festival showcases the best of the Islamic community
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
Muslim community event in Brisbane. Aysha Mohd Ali with her bubble toy at the Eid Down Under Festival in Brisbane. Photo: Michelle Smith "The festival to celebrate Eid is essentially the Muslim equivalent of Christmas," Mr Khondaker said. "It's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Mum Sally Faulkner pens book about 60 Minutes kidnapping sagaAli Elamine. Speaking to Fairfax Media, Ms Faulkner described the past few mont
Mum Sally Faulkner pens book about 60 Minutes kidnapping saga
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Ali Elamine. Speaking to Fairfax Media, Ms Faulkner described the past few months as an "emotional rollercoaster". Photo: Michelle Smith "For that reason, this is one of the most important books I have ever published," she said. "It is testament... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The six rules for walking your dog safelyyour dog in case he becomes a fur ball of gnashing teeth and snarls - or you bo
The six rules for walking your dog safely
Manchester Evening News / Posted 19 days ago
your dog in case he becomes a fur ball of gnashing teeth and snarls - or you both fall foul of another angry hound? Michelle Smith, 40, a Walkden-based dog trainer for 16 years, has come to the rescue with her dog walking ‘etiquette’. Dog... Read more
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Canberra Times
Turn over a new leaf and repair your broken credit scorehit with a bad credit rating after his income protection insurance delayed pay
Turn over a new leaf and repair your broken credit score
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
hit with a bad credit rating after his income protection insurance delayed pay out but he eventually got it cleared. Photo: Michelle Smith He was unable to obtain finance or get a credit card for five years in his 20s, after he failed to make... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping driversrights and little room for resolving disputes. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by U
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping drivers
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 days ago
rights and little room for resolving disputes. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when his passenger rating fell. Photo: Michelle Smith Under the contract, Uber can terminate drivers "at any time" and at its "sole discretion". Uber has defended... Read more
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WA Today
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping driversDan Manchester, head of RSDAA, said. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping drivers
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
Dan Manchester, head of RSDAA, said. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when his passenger rating fell. Photo: Michelle Smith "It is fundamentally lacking the procedures that they go through to investigate anything." Uber's contract... Read more
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The Age
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping driverspeople from its platform lacked transparency. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by U
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping drivers
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
people from its platform lacked transparency. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when his passenger rating fell. Photo: Michelle Smith "It's clear from your feedback that we don't always do a good job working with you to explain our processes,"... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping driverspeople from its platform lacked transparency. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by U
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping drivers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
people from its platform lacked transparency. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when his passenger rating fell. Photo: Michelle Smith "It's clear from your feedback that we don't always do a good job working with you to explain our processes,"... Read more
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Canberra Times
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping driversDan Manchester, head of RSDAA, said. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when
Uber forced to spell out reasons for dumping drivers
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Dan Manchester, head of RSDAA, said. Mohammad Qureshi was sacked by Uber when his passenger rating fell. Photo: Michelle Smith "It is fundamentally lacking the procedures that they go through to investigate anything." Uber's contract... Read more
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The Courier
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
The Courier / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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The Young Witness
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
The Young Witness / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Western Advocate
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Western Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Kiama Independent
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Kiama Independent / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Manning River Times
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Manning River Times / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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The North West Star
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Daily Liberal
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Daily Liberal / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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The Border Mail
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
The Border Mail / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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The Courier
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards La
All smiles for new Queensland MPs the morning after
The Courier / Posted 22 days ago
5.7 per cent, as of counting on Sunday. Milton Dick enjoyed a swing towards Labor as he claimed the seat of Oxley Photo: Michelle Smith Mr Dick, who was until March the leader of the Brisbane City Council opposition, said Labor had run a very... Read more
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Brisbane Times
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wristcharged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes op
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wrist
Brisbane Times / Posted 23 days ago
charged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes operation financed by the Nine Network. Photo: Michelle Smith Star 60 Minutes reporter Tara Brown and her crew are likely to escape with a small fine and a misdemeanour... Read more
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WA Today
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wristcharged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes op
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wrist
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
charged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes operation financed by the Nine Network. Photo: Michelle Smith Channel Nine's 60 Minutes thought it had the story stitched up. Telegenic mum Sally Faulkner wants her kids... Read more
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The Age
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wristcharged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes op
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wrist
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
charged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes operation financed by the Nine Network. Photo: Michelle Smith It's impossible to believe Rice was the only one who knew of this planned "snatch". And any reasonable person... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wristcharged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes op
60 Minutes: Yet again, the people in power get away with a slap on the wrist
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
charged for kidnapping her two children in Lebanon in the botched 60 Minutes operation financed by the Nine Network. Photo: Michelle Smith It's impossible to believe Rice was the only one who knew of this planned "snatch". And any reasonable person... Read more
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