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The New Statesman
Notes from a small island: the fraught and colourful history of SicilyLake Pergusa, in the centre of the island, was the eerie spot whence Hades snat
Notes from a small island: the fraught and colourful history of Sicily
The New Statesman / Posted 3 minutes ago
Lake Pergusa, in the centre of the island, was the eerie spot whence Hades snatched Persephone and carried her down to the underworld. It is a delight to behold the British Museum’s case full of terracotta figurines of Persephone, Demeter and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkjust before noon when shoppers going about their Friday at a suburban mall foun
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
The Border Mail / Posted 8 minutes ago
just before noon when shoppers going about their Friday at a suburban mall found themselves caught up in Sydney's latest underworld execution. It was just before noon when shoppers going about their Friday at a suburban mall found themselves... Read more
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The Courier
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
The Young Witness / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Western Advocate
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
11 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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The North West Star
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and Godwho doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to bec
Swedish author Jonas Jonasson, the hitman and God
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
who doesn't believe in God. Persson and the priest hatch a business plan to become Anders' go-betweens with the criminal underworld. The unorthodox arrangement proceeds nicely until Hitman Anders finds Jesus, and goes on strike. Anders is a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC demands investigation into cop who allegedly received millions from KrejcirKrejcir paid the ANC, the party's Western Cape chairman Marius Fransman, former
ANC demands investigation into cop who allegedly received millions from Krejcir
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Krejcir paid the ANC, the party's Western Cape chairman Marius Fransman, former spy boss Richard Mdluli, other top cops and underworld figures. "These are serious allegations. I think we also need to understand why and what's the context of these... Read more
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Orange County Register
Key and Peele's 'Keanu' delivers the laughsthe furthest thing from “hard.” Their search leads them from their comfortable
Key and Peele's 'Keanu' delivers the laughs
Orange County Register / Posted 2 hours ago
the furthest thing from “hard.” Their search leads them from their comfortable suburban environs and into a violent crime underworld where the kitten is surprisingly valuable currency. No one, not even Method Man’s drug kingpin, Cheddar, can... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
47 related stories
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The Young Witness
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Who Wally was: Underworld figure gunned down in Bankstown shopping centreA Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the su
Who Wally was: Underworld figure gunned down in Bankstown shopping centre
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
A Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the subject of at least one extortion investigation and a murder probe. A Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the subject of at least one... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
MacDonald, Annastate politics and has reported on a number of big stories in Melbourne includi
MacDonald, Anna
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
state politics and has reported on a number of big stories in Melbourne including the 2010 floods and the death of underworld figure, Carl Williams. Four cement companies are ordered to pay more than $18 million in penalties after they... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Who Wally was: Underworld figure gunned down in Bankstown shopping centreA Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the su
Who Wally was: Underworld figure gunned down in Bankstown shopping centre
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
A Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the subject of at least one extortion investigation and a murder probe. A Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the subject of at least one... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
47 related stories
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The Border Mail
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown shooting: Wanted crime figure shot dead in shopping centre car park
The Border Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
47 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Bankstown mall shooting: wanted crime figure killedcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Bankstown mall shooting: wanted crime figure killed
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Who Wally was: Underworld figure gunned down in Bankstown shopping centreA Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the su
Who Wally was: Underworld figure gunned down in Bankstown shopping centre
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
A Sydney underworld figure gunned down at a suburban shopping centre was the subject of at least one extortion investigation and a murder probe. Walid "Wally" Ahmad has been very well-known to police for years as a prominent figure in south-western... Read more
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BBC News
Gucci warns Hong Kong shops on paper fakes for funeralssale. Hong Kong residents shared a mixture of comedy and scorn on social media
Gucci warns Hong Kong shops on paper fakes for funerals
BBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
sale. Hong Kong residents shared a mixture of comedy and scorn on social media. "Does Gucci want to open branches in the underworld?" Vincent Charles asked. Sammi Ng said on Facebook: "Maybe Gucci should launch their own paper offering... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkcertainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
certainly not ruling out any links - we're looking at all opportunists and all avenues of investigation," he said. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot and killed was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and... Read more
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New Kerala
Tales of love, greed and travel (Books This Weekend) - newkerala.com #56232come together to face the harsh realities. Then, two friends journeying in a vo
Tales of love, greed and travel (Books This Weekend) - newkerala.com #56232
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
come together to face the harsh realities. Then, two friends journeying in a volatile African city where they encounter underworld operations. Finally, a travelogue by two friends who travelled across 50 countries in their own car, beating all... Read more
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examiner.com
'Crossing Point' interview with actor Shawn Lockover the border into the U.S. within 12 hours or else Olivia will be killed. As
'Crossing Point' interview with actor Shawn Lock
examiner.com / Posted 5 hours ago
over the border into the U.S. within 12 hours or else Olivia will be killed. As Michael navigates the treacherous Mexican underworld, he becomes a force to be reckoned with. In an interview with Celebrity Examiner Jae Monique, actor Shawn Lock... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkscene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers ju
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
scene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to a building. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and standover man. A... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkscene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers ju
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
The Young Witness / Posted 5 hours ago
scene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to a building. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and standover man. A... Read more
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Western Advocate
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkscene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers ju
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
scene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to a building. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and standover man. A... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Fatal shooting at Sydney shopping centreto ambulances. There have been reports that eight shots were fired and the dea
Fatal shooting at Sydney shopping centre
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
to ambulances. There have been reports that eight shots were fired and the dead man had been involved in the Sydney underworld. A Bankstown resident working at the shopping centre, who asked not to be named, told AAP that "police arrested... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centrefootage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front o
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centre
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to the shopping centre. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, a convicted killer and standover man. Ahmad... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkscene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers ju
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
scene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to a building. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and standover man. A... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centrefootage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front o
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centre
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to the shopping centre. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, a convicted killer and standover man. Ahmad... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkscene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers ju
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
scene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to a building. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and standover man. A... Read more
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News.com.au
Bankstown shooting victim had deep ties to underworld crimeshooting in Bankstown is believed to be a convicted killer and known “stand ove
Bankstown shooting victim had deep ties to underworld crime
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
shooting in Bankstown is believed to be a convicted killer and known “stand over man”, who had deep ties to Sydney’s underworld criminal community. Walid “Wally” Ahmad’s criminal career dates back to 2002, when he was convicted of killing... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centrefootage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front o
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centre
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 hours ago
footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to the shopping centre. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, a convicted killer and standover man. Ahmad... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car parkscene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers ju
Wanted crime figure shot dead in Bankstown shopping centre car park
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 hours ago
scene. News footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to a building. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, 41, a convicted killer and standover man. A... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centrefootage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front o
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centre
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to the shopping centre. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, a convicted killer and standover man. Ahmad... Read more
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The Young Witness
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centrefootage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front o
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centre
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to the shopping centre. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, a convicted killer and standover man. Ahmad... Read more
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Western Advocate
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centrefootage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front o
Shooting victim dead at Bankstown shopping centre
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
footage showed a body lying under a white sheet behind barriers just in front of the entrance to the shopping centre. Underworld sources have told Fairfax Media the man shot was Walid "Wally" Ahmad, a convicted killer and standover man. Ahmad... Read more
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The Advocate
With marble fountain, silk rugs, George Rodrigue art, this Edwin Edwards relative's home style eclecticshe found in Louisiana. In the hallway off the living room, a mural of jackal
With marble fountain, silk rugs, George Rodrigue art, this Edwin Edwards relative's home style eclectic
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
she found in Louisiana. In the hallway off the living room, a mural of jackal gods judge a king’s worthiness to enter the underworld. “I love Egyptology,” she says. “This is the tale of the afterlife.” It leads to her study, formerly her... Read more
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Herald Sun
Fatal shooting at Sydney shopping centreto ambulances. There have been reports that eight shots were fired and the dea
Fatal shooting at Sydney shopping centre
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
to ambulances. There have been reports that eight shots were fired and the dead man had been involved in the Sydney underworld. A Bankstown resident working at the shopping centre, who asked not to be named, told AAP that "police arrested... Read more
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News.com.au
Fatal shooting at Sydney shopping centreto ambulances. There have been reports that eight shots were fired and the dea
Fatal shooting at Sydney shopping centre
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
to ambulances. There have been reports that eight shots were fired and the dead man had been involved in the Sydney underworld. A Bankstown resident working at the shopping centre, who asked not to be named, told AAP that "police arrested... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
The Good Life? Practices at New Orleans East church questionedfilm based on the stage play, seemed to be less about spreading an evangelical
The Good Life? Practices at New Orleans East church questioned
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 hours ago
film based on the stage play, seemed to be less about spreading an evangelical message and more about capturing a criminal underworld, McGill said. The film’s marketing focused on secular themes, with the DVD package summarizing the movie thusly:... Read more
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examiner.com
National Superhero Day: Bruce Lee as Kato from 'The Green Hornet' on Decades TVmasked crime-fighter. Like the Black Beauty, Kato is a rolling arsenal as a mas
National Superhero Day: Bruce Lee as Kato from 'The Green Hornet' on Decades TV
examiner.com / Posted 10 hours ago
masked crime-fighter. Like the Black Beauty, Kato is a rolling arsenal as a master of kung-fu. To the police and the underworld, the Green Hornet is the most elusive, most daring, most cunning, and most resourceful criminal ever - thanks to... Read more
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The Advocate
Complete with marble fountain, silk rugs, George Rodrigue art, this Edwin Edwards relative has eclectic style in homeshe found in Louisiana. In the hallway off the living room, a mural of jackal
Complete with marble fountain, silk rugs, George Rodrigue art, this Edwin Edwards relative has eclectic style in home
The Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
she found in Louisiana. In the hallway off the living room, a mural of jackal gods judge a king’s worthiness to enter the underworld. “I love Egyptology,” she says. “This is the tale of the afterlife.” It leads to her study, formerly her... Read more
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