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The Daily Sentinel
Death notices, Aug. 29, 2015 ■ Louise Ann Drysdale, 88, Delta, died Aug. 27, 2015, at Willow Tree Care Cen
Death notices, Aug. 29, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
■ Louise Ann Drysdale, 88, Delta, died Aug. 27, 2015, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. Services will be at 11 a.m. today at the Cory Cemetery in Cory. She is survived by one son, Leroy of Delta; one brother, Fred... Read more
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AdWeek
Can Ashley Madison Cheat Death?Can Ashley Madison cheat death? Almost certainly not, experts said, as the fla
Can Ashley Madison Cheat Death?
AdWeek / Posted yesterday
Can Ashley Madison cheat death? Almost certainly not, experts said, as the flak surrounding the company's data-security breach continues to fly. Many are skeptical the infamous adultery site can come back from the devastating leak that has exposed... Read more
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Manning River Times
Chaos at Tuncurry racesTHE last thing the committee at Tuncurry-Forster Jockey Club want at their firs
Chaos at Tuncurry races
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
THE last thing the committee at Tuncurry-Forster Jockey Club want at their first TAB meeting on Saturday is chaos Hall of Fame jockey Robert Thompson will ride Chaos at Saturday's Tuncurry/Forster Jockey Club's TAB meeting. THE last thing the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Police seek 'trash can bandit' on west side of IndianapolisINDIANAPOLIS (August 25, 2015) – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Detectives ar
Police seek 'trash can bandit' on west side of Indianapolis
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (August 25, 2015) – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Detectives are looking for a burglar who comes armed with a crowbar and a trash can. Police are seeking this burglar who used a trash can to carry stolen items from the Family Dollar... Read more
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Perth Now
Artlee in hunt for top awardArtlee charges to victory in the Country Championships final at Randwick. Pictu
Artlee in hunt for top award
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
Artlee charges to victory in the Country Championships final at Randwick. Picture: Mark Evans THE inaugural winner of the Country Championships final, Artlee, is among the finalists for the country horse of the year. The Todd Willan-trained gelding... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Artlee in hunt for top awardArtlee charges to victory in the Country Championships final at Randwick. Pictu
Artlee in hunt for top award
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
Artlee charges to victory in the Country Championships final at Randwick. Picture: Mark Evans THE inaugural winner of the Country Championships final, Artlee, is among the finalists for the country horse of the year. The Todd Willan-trained gelding... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Artlee in hunt for top awardArtlee charges to victory in the Country Championships final at Randwick. Pictu
Artlee in hunt for top award
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Artlee charges to victory in the Country Championships final at Randwick. Picture: Mark Evans THE inaugural winner of the Country Championships final, Artlee, is among the finalists for the country horse of the year. The Todd Willan-trained gelding... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Demon Knights leap into title contentionDEMON Knights just snuck into the Northern Inland Premier League finals but now
Demon Knights leap into title contention
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
DEMON Knights just snuck into the Northern Inland Premier League finals but now find themselves in the final six sides after upsetting Tamworth FC at home on Saturday in an elimination quarter-final. DEMON Knights just snuck into the Northern Inland... Read more
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The North West Star
Why the NRL and Nine rushed into record free-to-air TV rights dealFoxtel wants to buy into Channel Ten, but Nine headed off a joint bid for the N
Why the NRL and Nine rushed into record free-to-air TV rights deal
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Foxtel wants to buy into Channel Ten, but Nine headed off a joint bid for the NRL rights with its record $925 million offer Foxtel's financial stake in Channel Ten is believed to have been a catalyst for the NRL rushing into a record $925 million... Read more
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The North West Star
Why the NRL and Nine rushed into record free-to-air TV rights dealFoxtel wants to buy into Channel Ten, but Nine headed off a joint bid for the N
Why the NRL and Nine rushed into record free-to-air TV rights deal
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Foxtel wants to buy into Channel Ten, but Nine headed off a joint bid for the NRL rights with its record $925 million offer The impending merger between Foxtel and Channel Ten is believed to have been a catalyst for the NRL rushing into a record... Read more
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E! Online
Can the Duggars Be Saved? Inside the End of 19 Kids & Counting19 Kids and Counting has been canceled, but is the Duggar family really down fo
Can the Duggars Be Saved? Inside the End of 19 Kids & Counting
E! Online / Posted 8 days ago
19 Kids and Counting has been canceled, but is the Duggar family really down for the count? And just yesterday, Josh admitted to being unfaithful to Anna Duggar, his wife and the mother of his four children, after Gawker posted alleged excerpts of... Read more
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TheBull
CEO pay is high, but it's inequity that warrants attentionExcesses of CEO pay make headlines during annual company reporting season, part
CEO pay is high, but it's inequity that warrants attention
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
Excesses of CEO pay make headlines during annual company reporting season, particularly at a time where pay increases for the general population have been fairly static. Yet CEO pay levels in Australia have yet to reach the astronomical “eye-popping”... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Leading jockey helps Tamworth trainer to perfect dayLOCAL trainer Mark Mason combined with premiership- winning jockey Robert Thomp
Leading jockey helps Tamworth trainer to perfect day
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
LOCAL trainer Mark Mason combined with premiership- winning jockey Robert Thompson to secure a winning double with Mason’s only two starters, De La Hoya and Hot Hit, at Tamworth on Thursday. LOCAL trainer Mark Mason combined with premiership-... Read more
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Manning River Times
Collar the tip for Taree Gold CupCollar, trained by Jeremy Sylvester from Cessnock and to be ridden by hall of f
Collar the tip for Taree Gold Cup
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
Collar, trained by Jeremy Sylvester from Cessnock and to be ridden by hall of fame jockey Robert Thompson, is Taree-Wingham Race Club chairman Greg Coleman's tip for Sunday's Stacks The Law Firm Taree Gold Cup. Happy to be on board: Taree-Wingham... Read more
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Northern Star
Horse racing: It’s cup time at TareeTHE Taree-Wingham Race Club is set to host one of its best two-day carnivals in
Horse racing: It’s cup time at Taree
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
THE Taree-Wingham Race Club is set to host one of its best two-day carnivals in recent years, according to club chairman Greg Coleman. Both days of the carnival - today and Sunday - have been supported by plenty of top trainers with large fields... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bush marathon a Wagga wonderWagga Wagga/Taree preview: Bush marathon promises to be compelling contest desp
Bush marathon a Wagga wonder
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Wagga Wagga/Taree preview: Bush marathon promises to be compelling contest despite four-horse field | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website Mutual Trust... Read more
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Herald Sun
Bush marathon a Wagga wonderMutual Trust will contest the longest race in NSW on Friday when he lines up ag
Bush marathon a Wagga wonder
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Mutual Trust will contest the longest race in NSW on Friday when he lines up against three other runners in the Riverina Cup at Wagga. HAS there ever been so much interest in a four-horse race in the bush? When Mutual Trust, Cashzoo, Mawby and... Read more
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Herald Sun
RT hard to go past at TareeRobert Thompson looks the standout jockey at Taree with an excellent book of ri
RT hard to go past at Taree
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Robert Thompson looks the standout jockey at Taree with an excellent book of rides. Picture: Tim Marsden HALL of Fame jockey Robert Thompson can be the “punter’s pal” yet again at Taree on Friday. Thompson rides Taree better than anyone — he’s... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bush marathon a Wagga wonderMutual Trust will contest the longest race in NSW on Friday when he lines up ag
Bush marathon a Wagga wonder
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Mutual Trust will contest the longest race in NSW on Friday when he lines up against three other runners in the Riverina Cup at Wagga. HAS there ever been so much interest in a four-horse race in the bush? When Mutual Trust, Cashzoo, Mawby and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
RT hard to go past at TareeRobert Thompson looks the standout jockey at Taree with an excellent book of ri
RT hard to go past at Taree
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Robert Thompson looks the standout jockey at Taree with an excellent book of rides. Picture: Tim Marsden HALL of Fame jockey Robert Thompson can be the “punter’s pal” yet again at Taree on Friday. Thompson rides Taree better than anyone — he’s... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Messene in box seat to upstage big guns in Warwick Stakes | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on Qu
Messene in box seat to upstage big guns
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
in Warwick Stakes | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website Messene is drawn to run a cheeky race in the Warwick... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Messene in box seat to upstage big gunsMessene is drawn to run a cheeky race in the Warwick Stakes. JOCKEY Jay Ford b
Messene in box seat to upstage big guns
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Messene is drawn to run a cheeky race in the Warwick Stakes. JOCKEY Jay Ford believes Messene “ticks a lot of boxes” going into the Group 2 $250,000 Warwick Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday. “Messene is up to 1400m which is preferable,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Kris Lees chases a second successive Taree Gold Cup winNEWCASTLE trainer Kris Lees is confident he has hardy stayer Slivovitz in the r
Kris Lees chases a second successive Taree Gold Cup win
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
NEWCASTLE trainer Kris Lees is confident he has hardy stayer Slivovitz in the right form to defend his Taree Gold Cup title on Sunday at Taree-Wingham Race Club's Bushland Drive track. NEWCASTLE trainer Kris Lees is confident he has hardy stayer... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Pittsburg: Police investigating killing of 30-old manPITTSBURG -- Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 30-year-old man
Pittsburg: Police investigating killing of 30-old man
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 days ago
PITTSBURG -- Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 30-year-old man early Tuesday morning at a business that was evidently cultivating marijuana, officials said. Officers responded to a disturbance call at 3 a.m. Tuesday in an industrial... Read more
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The Daily Review
Pittsburg: Police investigating killing of 30-old manPITTSBURG -- Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 30-year-old man
Pittsburg: Police investigating killing of 30-old man
The Daily Review / Posted 11 days ago
PITTSBURG -- Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 30-year-old man early Tuesday morning at a business that was evidently cultivating marijuana, officials said. Officers responded to a disturbance call at 3 a.m. Tuesday in an industrial... Read more
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Evening Standard
Thrills and spills: A family trip to the Isle of WightA friend told me recently of a university housemate’s traumatised response to t
Thrills and spills: A family trip to the Isle of Wight
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
A friend told me recently of a university housemate’s traumatised response to the news that his parents had sold a cherished childhood home in order to retire to the Isle of Wight. “He burst into tears,” she recalled. “And retreated to his bed... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nigel Kirk: The work of ‘mouse’ artist Terence CuneoA painting by Terence Cuneo, famous for his 'trademark' mouse, is to be sold at
Nigel Kirk: The work of ‘mouse’ artist Terence Cuneo
Nottingham Post / Posted 14 days ago
A painting by Terence Cuneo, famous for his 'trademark' mouse, is to be sold at auction in Nottingham. Nigel Kirk of Mellors & Kirk, Fine Art Auctioneers explains why it's so special. Mellors & Kirk has been overrun by mice! Well, that's a slight... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
BLAKE C. THOMPSONROCKWELL CITY - Blake C. Thompson 92, passed away Thursday, August 13, 2015 at
BLAKE C. THOMPSON
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
ROCKWELL CITY - Blake C. Thompson 92, passed away Thursday, August 13, 2015 at Good Samaritan Home in Manson. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 17, at the United Methodist Church, Rockwell City, with Pastor Anita Bane officiating.... Read more
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CNET
News Corp. CEO calls Google thieves (and other things)Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken o
News Corp. CEO calls Google thieves (and other things)
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. Does he look like a kleptocrat to you? EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/GettyImages Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Google are less frenemies and more... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Lone Survivor breaks her duck in style at TamworthLONE Survivor broke her maiden in Tamworth yesterday with a dominant run down t
Lone Survivor breaks her duck in style at Tamworth
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
LONE Survivor broke her maiden in Tamworth yesterday with a dominant run down the straight in the Tamworth City Toyota maiden handicap. LONE Survivor broke her maiden in Tamworth yesterday with a dominant run down the straight in the Tamworth City... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
HBO deal rescues ‘Sesame Street;’ cable money will preserve original mission on PBSThe announcement Thursday morning, initially, seemed apocalyptic: “Sesame Stree
HBO deal rescues ‘Sesame Street;’ cable money will preserve original mission on PBS
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
The announcement Thursday morning, initially, seemed apocalyptic: “Sesame Street” is leaving PBS for HBO. “The idea that ‘Sesame Street’ would be exclusively on a cable television channel, that would have been blasphemous,” said Robert Thompson,... Read more
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MumBRELLA
News Corp CEO lashes Google for piracy, zealotry and kleptocracy at Lowy Institute event Robert Thompson, John Steedman and Julian Clark at last year’s Come Together
News Corp CEO lashes Google for piracy, zealotry and kleptocracy at Lowy Institute event
MumBRELLA / Posted 16 days ago
Robert Thompson, John Steedman and Julian Clark at last year’s Come Together News Corp event News Corp CEO Robert Thomson has accused Google of “piracy,... Read more
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AdWeek
Why NBCU Invested $200 Million In VoxBy taking a stake in Vox Media, NBCUniversal is finally getting a foothold in n
Why NBCU Invested $200 Million In Vox
AdWeek / Posted 16 days ago
By taking a stake in Vox Media, NBCUniversal is finally getting a foothold in native digital publishing. The $200 million equity investment will see the two collaborate on digital and video advertising and video programming. The deal, announced... Read more
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Perth Now
Freedman import fails in German DerbyLee Freedman’s spring staying hopeful Shimrano has finished a disappointing 11t
Freedman import fails in German Derby
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
Lee Freedman’s spring staying hopeful Shimrano has finished a disappointing 11th in the 2400m German Derby at Hamburg. Picture: Wayne Ludbey SHIMRANO, bound for the Lee Freedman stable, finished a disappointing 11th in the 2400m German Derby at... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
News Corp loss and Fairfax decline highlight media struggle Traditional media earnings have continued to come under pressure, with Fairfa
News Corp loss and Fairfax decline highlight media struggle
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Traditional media earnings have continued to come under pressure, with Fairfax Media reporting a sharp decline and News Corporation notching up a significant loss in the past financial... Read more
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SportsFan
Greg Ryan rides winner No. 3323Jockey Greg Ryan has racked up victory No.3323 to make him second on the all-ti
Greg Ryan rides winner No. 3323
SportsFan / Posted 20 days ago
Jockey Greg Ryan has racked up victory No.3323 to make him second on the all-time winning list in Australia. Only Robert Thompson, who is now in the 4000s, has ridden more winners than NSW country rider Ryan. Ryan posted the milestone win on the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Jockey Michael Walker given costly banMICHAEL Walker will miss next Saturday’s P.B. Lawrence (formerly Liston) Stakes
Jockey Michael Walker given costly ban
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
MICHAEL Walker will miss next Saturday’s P.B. Lawrence (formerly Liston) Stakes meeting after a seven-meeting ban for careless riding on Miss Matty at Seymour on Thursday. Stewards said Walker allowed Miss Matty to shift out near the 200m mark when... Read more
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Manning River Times
Bettabet Red strong chance for Taree Cup PreludeFIVE-year-old Gosford mare Bettabet Red ticks all the boxes to be hard to beat
Bettabet Red strong chance for Taree Cup Prelude
Manning River Times / Posted 23 days ago
FIVE-year-old Gosford mare Bettabet Red ticks all the boxes to be hard to beat in the $17,000 St Johns Park Bowling Club Taree Cup Prelude Benchmark 70 Handicap over 1624m at Bushland Drive Racecourse, Taree, on Tuesday. FIVE-year-old Gosford mare... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Jon Stewart steps away from comedy as U.S. election heats upJon Stewart steps down from “The Daily Show” on August 6 after 16 years of biti
Jon Stewart steps away from comedy as U.S. election heats up
Mail & Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
Jon Stewart steps down from “The Daily Show” on August 6 after 16 years of biting political and media satire just as the presidential election campaign – a comedy gold mine – heats up. Trump, the billionaire businessman turned Republican Party White... Read more
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Perth Now
Stitt frothing over BubblesTrainer Ross Stint will chase his second successive Coffs Harbour Cup on Thursd
Stitt frothing over Bubbles
Perth Now / Posted 24 days ago
Trainer Ross Stint will chase his second successive Coffs Harbour Cup on Thursday. TRAINER Ross Stitt will have the last laugh on Hall of Fame jockey Robert Thompson if in-form mare Shazza’s Bubbles can win Thursday’s Coffs Harbour Gold Cup... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Man sentenced to 15-years-to-life for murder in connection with DUI crashWEST JORDAN, Utah — A man convicted for causing a crash while driving under the
Man sentenced to 15-years-to-life for murder in connection with DUI crash
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 24 days ago
WEST JORDAN, Utah — A man convicted for causing a crash while driving under the influence in Draper in 2014 could serve up to life in prison after he was sentenced in court Wednesday for his role in a 7-car collision that left a woman dead and her... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Black connection to Cup favouriteALL BLACKS coach Steve Hansen his hoping his team has a win against the Wallabi
Black connection to Cup favourite
Daily Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
ALL BLACKS coach Steve Hansen his hoping his team has a win against the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday night but he's also hoping for a win in the Carlton MID Coffs Harbour Gold Cup. Hansen is a part owner of pre-race favourite Elusive Catch. If... Read more
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The Columbian
ApplauseOn campus Following are recent college and university graduates with local tie
Applause
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
On campus Following are recent college and university graduates with local ties: Drew Bryant, of Vancouver, graduated summa cum laude from Seattle Pacific University on June 13. Kelli Conway, of Vancouver, graduated from Whitworth University,... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Indianapolis International Airport named one of the best in the worldIf you've ever flown out of Indianapolis International Airport, you know it's o
Indianapolis International Airport named one of the best in the world
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 24 days ago
If you've ever flown out of Indianapolis International Airport, you know it's one of the best airports in the country. The national recognition is piling up. Indy's airport has been rated the best airport in North America for the fourth time in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Coffs Harbour Gold Cup 2015: Trainer Ross Stitt puts faith in Shazza’s Bubbles to win feature raceTRAINER Ross Stitt will have the last laugh on Hall of Fame jockey Robert Thomp
Coffs Harbour Gold Cup 2015: Trainer Ross Stitt puts faith in Shazza’s Bubbles to win feature race
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
TRAINER Ross Stitt will have the last laugh on Hall of Fame jockey Robert Thompson if in-form mare Shazza’s Bubbles can win Thursday’s Coffs Harbour Gold Cup (1600m). Thompson has ridden Shazza’s Bubbles to consecutive wins in the feature Mother’s... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Plenty left in the tank for Ken Howard Cup winnerANY doubts odds-on favourite He's Dreamin' would struggle to run out the 2,300m
Plenty left in the tank for Ken Howard Cup winner
Daily Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
ANY doubts odds-on favourite He's Dreamin' would struggle to run out the 2,300m on a soft track during the Ken Howard Cup were dismissed in the blink of an eye. Travelling at the rear of the five-horse field for the majority of the journey, the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Jon Stewart steps away from comedy gold as US election heats upHeartbroken fans are wishing Jon Stewart a "jonvoyage" on Twitter, but Donald T
Jon Stewart steps away from comedy gold as US election heats up
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 25 days ago
Heartbroken fans are wishing Jon Stewart a "jonvoyage" on Twitter, but Donald Trump and the other 2016 US presidential candidates may be breathing a sigh of relief. Stewart steps down from "The Daily Show" on Thursday after 16 years of biting... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Trio will need Champagne effort in Daniel Baker SprintOLD friends Champagne Rock, trainer Jim Jarvis and jockey Stephen Traecey will
Trio will need Champagne effort in Daniel Baker Sprint
Daily Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
OLD friends Champagne Rock, trainer Jim Jarvis and jockey Stephen Traecey will combine for an assault on tomorrow's Coffs Harbour Toyota Daniel Baker Sprint. The feature race commemorates the young Coffs Harbour jockey who lost his life in a Grafton... Read more
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Velo News
Kocjan wins Utah stage 2, Reijnen keeps yellow Latest Headlines For the second day in a row, the American domestic teams sh
Kocjan wins Utah stage 2, Reijnen keeps yellow
Velo News / Posted 25 days ago
Latest Headlines For the second day in a row, the American domestic teams showed their stripes at the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, and this time it was SmartStop’s Jure Kocjan who came away with the... Read more
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Reuters
Jon Stewart steps away from comedy gold as U.S. election heats upU.S. President Barack Obama makes an appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stew
Jon Stewart steps away from comedy gold as U.S. election heats up
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
U.S. President Barack Obama makes an appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in New York July 21, 2015. NEW YORK Heartbroken fans are wishing Jon Stewart a "jonvovage" on Twitter, but Donald Trump and the other 2016 U.S. presidential... Read more
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