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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA heading back to court over MotsoenengSunday. “This decision is a slap in the face of the rule of law and is a despe
DA heading back to court over Motsoeneng
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 37 minutes ago
Sunday. “This decision is a slap in the face of the rule of law and is a desperate attempt to allow the Hlaudi Motsoeneng ‘wrecking ball’ to continue his disastrous reign at the public broadcaster‚” he added. Selfe said reports in the media on... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Visit the weird side of Las Vegas with these 4 unusual attractionsAfterward you can buy something in the La Concha motel lobby, an exuberant exam
Visit the weird side of Las Vegas with these 4 unusual attractions
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
Afterward you can buy something in the La Concha motel lobby, an exuberant example of Googie architecture rescued from the wrecking ball and reinstalled as the museum's HQ. On the way back to the hotel you might notice that neon is less important... Read more
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The North West Star
Andrew Fifita has no regrets about support for one-punch killer Kieran LoveridgeCronulla wrecking ball Andrew Fifita insists he did nothing wrong and has "no r
Andrew Fifita has no regrets about support for one-punch killer Kieran Loveridge
The North West Star / Posted 22 hours ago
Cronulla wrecking ball Andrew Fifita insists he did nothing wrong and has "no regrets" about supporting criminal friend Kieran Loveridge, but says he understands why his public backing of the killer caused such outrage. Cronulla wrecking ball Andrew... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homesite in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found out about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found out about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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The Young Witness
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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Western Advocate
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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The Border Mail
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homethe site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plan
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the site in a forward direction". But when the neighbours found about the plans they weren't happy – particularly when the wrecking ball had allegedly already started swinging. One of the Guvens' neighbours is controversial mining magnate Travers... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former St. Boniface church bought by developer who plans to save the structureRoman Catholic Church, a fixture on Chicago's Northwest Side for more than a ce
Former St. Boniface church bought by developer who plans to save the structure
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Roman Catholic Church, a fixture on Chicago's Northwest Side for more than a century, appears to have been saved from the wrecking ball as part of a proposed deal to turn the building into condos and a music school. The city's Department of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Team Canada’s ‘here to win’ – but Russia’s a real threat at World Cupthe fun’s at, because that’s where the anxiety is, that’s why you’re in the gam
Team Canada’s ‘here to win’ – but Russia’s a real threat at World Cup
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
the fun’s at, because that’s where the anxiety is, that’s why you’re in the game,” Babcock said. Canada has evolved into a wrecking ball in big games since that thorough destruction of Russia in 2010. Their last loss in best-on-best play came... Read more
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CBC.ca
Canada looks unstoppable heading into semifinal against Russiafar. Nine different players have scored, and Canada will face an inexperienced
Canada looks unstoppable heading into semifinal against Russia
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
far. Nine different players have scored, and Canada will face an inexperienced Russian defence. Canada has evolved into a wrecking ball in big games since that thorough destruction of Russia in 2010. Their last loss in best-on-best play came... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astrodome parking plan could save Houston's historic 8th Wonderalleviate parking issues on the site, which locals would surely appreciate. Man
Astrodome parking plan could save Houston's historic 8th Wonder
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
alleviate parking issues on the site, which locals would surely appreciate. Many will just be happy that it’s not meeting a wrecking ball. If commissioners vote in favor of the plan Tuesday, the design would take about 12 months, the county... Read more
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CTV News
Powerhouse Canada on impressive roll heading into World Cup semifinalthe fun's at, because that's where the anxiety is, that's why you're in the gam
Powerhouse Canada on impressive roll heading into World Cup semifinal
CTV News / Posted yesterday
the fun's at, because that's where the anxiety is, that's why you're in the game," Babcock said. Canada has evolved into a wrecking ball in big games since that thorough destruction of Russia in 2010. Their last loss in best-on-best play came... Read more
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SportsFan
Tamou influence to live on at Cowboysended with Friday night though. He's formed a close bond with a number of the
Tamou influence to live on at Cowboys
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
ended with Friday night though. He's formed a close bond with a number of the club's younger players, most notably human wrecking-ball Taumalolo. "He's been there from day dot," Taumalolo said. "Even off the field, we used to hang out a lot. I... Read more
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Orange County Register
Def Leppard doesn't offer any surprises in Irvine, but that's OKshow with “Take It Easy” after the Eagles’ Glenn Frey died. At the final show a
Def Leppard doesn't offer any surprises in Irvine, but that's OK
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
show with “Take It Easy” after the Eagles’ Glenn Frey died. At the final show at the Los Angeles Sports Arena, he worked “Wrecking Ball” into the setlist. Def Leppard played soon-closing Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre on Thursday for their last... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astrodome parking plan could save Houston's historic 8th Wonderalleviate parking issues on the site, which locals would surely appreciate. Man
Astrodome parking plan could save Houston's historic 8th Wonder
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
alleviate parking issues on the site, which locals would surely appreciate. Many will just be happy that it’s not meeting a wrecking ball. If commissioners vote in favor of the plan Tuesday, the design would take about 12 months, the county... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Matt Miller's Week 3 NFL Scouting Notebook: Kizer Rising, Anonymous Scout Q&Adraft and see himself valued in the top three rounds. Biegel opted to return to
Matt Miller's Week 3 NFL Scouting Notebook: Kizer Rising, Anonymous Scout Q&A
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
draft and see himself valued in the top three rounds. Biegel opted to return to Wisconsin and is once again looking like a wrecking ball at linebacker. He's able to rush the passer and set the edge against the run, and he has the hips to work in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Seth Meyers tries embarrassingly hard to Miley Cyrus... and failsdeclared she will be no longer walking the red carpet, she has been making quit
Seth Meyers tries embarrassingly hard to Miley Cyrus... and fails
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
declared she will be no longer walking the red carpet, she has been making quite the impression on television screens. The Wrecking Ball singer is currently a judge, alongside Alicia Keys, Blake Shelton and Adam Lavine on the Emmy award winning... Read more
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Billboard
Bruce Springsteen Celebrates 67th Birthday With Release of 'Chapter and Verse'a voice to those without a microphone. The record concludes with "Long Time Co
Bruce Springsteen Celebrates 67th Birthday With Release of 'Chapter and Verse'
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
a voice to those without a microphone. The record concludes with "Long Time Coming" off Devils and Dust and the humorous "Wrecking Ball," written as a humorous goodbye to the old Giants Stadium, but perhaps chosen as a suggestion that the ghosts... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bruce Springsteen's 'Chapter and Verse' is a succinct career resumeby the hit-making teams of New York's Brill Building. With My Father's House pr
Bruce Springsteen's 'Chapter and Verse' is a succinct career resume
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
by the hit-making teams of New York's Brill Building. With My Father's House providing a haunting acoustic interlude and Wrecking Ball bitterly addressing the 2008 financial crash, this is as brisk and breezy a guide as you will find. Bruce... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springsteen’s ‘Chapter & Verse’ tells a life story in songand yes, its astonished joy still sounds as magical as it did the first time I
Springsteen’s ‘Chapter & Verse’ tells a life story in song
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
and yes, its astonished joy still sounds as magical as it did the first time I heard it.) “Chapter & Verse” closes with “Wrecking Ball,” the title track from Springsteen’s fiery 2012 album. While its feisty splendor is firmly rooted in American... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Music Made Bruce SpringsteenFrom Asbury Park, N.J. (1973) and Darkness on the Edge of Town (1978) and on th
How Music Made Bruce Springsteen
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
From Asbury Park, N.J. (1973) and Darkness on the Edge of Town (1978) and on through The Ghost of Tom Joad (1995) and Wrecking Ball (2012), Springsteen has often written songs in the voice of the unlettered working-class outsider, which he... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Money Market Rules Already Affecting Markets, Sparking Debatefinancial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. Th
U.S. Money Market Rules Already Affecting Markets, Sparking Debate
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
financial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. The impending rules are having the effect of a wrecking ball on money market funds, said Pennsylvania Representative Keith Rothfus, a Republican, at a hearing on... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Money Market Rules Already Affecting Markets, Sparking Debatefinancial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. Th
U.S. Money Market Rules Already Affecting Markets, Sparking Debate
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
financial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. The impending rules are having the effect of a wrecking ball on money market funds, said Pennsylvania Representative Keith Rothfus, a Republican, at a hearing on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US money market rules already affecting markets, sparking debatefinancial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. Th
US money market rules already affecting markets, sparking debate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
financial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. The impending rules are having the effect of a wrecking ball on money market funds, said Pennsylvania Representative Keith Rothfus, a Republican, at a hearing on... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. money market rules already affecting markets, sparking debatefinancial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. Th
U.S. money market rules already affecting markets, sparking debate
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
financial system. It added that the trend accelerated at the end of August. The impending rules are having the effect of a wrecking ball on money market funds, said Pennsylvania Representative Keith Rothfus, a Republican, at a hearing on... Read more
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CBS Sports
Five NBA teams that should speed up, five that should slow down14 percent of their transition opportunities alone. When Cousins got out in tr
Five NBA teams that should speed up, five that should slow down
CBS Sports / Posted 2 days ago
14 percent of their transition opportunities alone. When Cousins got out in transition as the big running ahead, he was a wrecking ball scoring 1.345 points per possession. When he was trailing the play, he scored an impressive 1.228 PPP. But... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Songs and nursery rhymes theme for scarecrow trail weekendare in order for the Agadoo scarecrow team, who came first for best overall sca
Songs and nursery rhymes theme for scarecrow trail weekend
Wakefield Today / Posted 2 days ago
are in order for the Agadoo scarecrow team, who came first for best overall scarecrow. They were closely followed by Wrecking Ball and Doctor Foster. Honourable mention goes to the rest of the top 10 entrees. Viva las Vegas, Five Speckled... Read more
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walesonline
Rugby players decided to share these horrific injury picturesartery, a ripped muscle in the palm of his hand and a gruesome picture - but He
Rugby players decided to share these horrific injury pictures
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
artery, a ripped muscle in the palm of his hand and a gruesome picture - but Heenan was quickly on the mend. Rugby league wrecking ball Tupou now plies his trade in the English Super League with Wakefield Trinity Wildcards. But during his time... Read more
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SportsFan
I don't regret anything: Paulocome down the highway. I'm really grateful for everything that has happened and
I don't regret anything: Paulo
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
come down the highway. I'm really grateful for everything that has happened and I've never regretted anything." The 110kg wrecking ball will appear next month in a Sydney court to answer road rage charges relating to an incident last October when... Read more
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SportsFan
I don't regret anything: Raiders' Paulocome down the highway. I'm really grateful for everything that has happened and
I don't regret anything: Raiders' Paulo
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
come down the highway. I'm really grateful for everything that has happened and I've never regretted anything." The 110kg wrecking ball will appear next month in a Sydney court to answer road rage charges relating to an incident last October when... Read more
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The Hill
Obama embeds climate change in national securityare hard-working people who come from communities where broken promises, bad po
Obama embeds climate change in national security
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
are hard-working people who come from communities where broken promises, bad policies and bankruptcies have hit like one wrecking ball after another for decades,” he said. “Congress, in my view, has an obligation to step in and make good on the... Read more
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The Hill
Senate panel approves pension rescue for coal minersare hard-working people who come from communities where broken promises, bad po
Senate panel approves pension rescue for coal miners
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
are hard-working people who come from communities where broken promises, bad policies and bankruptcies have hit like one wrecking ball after another for decades,” he said. “Congress, in my view, has an obligation to step in and make good on the... Read more
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thedaisycutter
Why Do Manchester United Continue To Get Off Scot-Free?It has been not so much a dismantling of all that Ferguson built but wanton des
Why Do Manchester United Continue To Get Off Scot-Free?
thedaisycutter / Posted 4 days ago
It has been not so much a dismantling of all that Ferguson built but wanton destruction courtesy of a blinged-up wrecking ball. We’ve all seen a film centring on a storyline of this variation: a man spends a lifetime amassing a fortune... Read more
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Daily Mail
Miley Cyrus uses Dolly Parton as means to get her way on The Voiceso desperate to get performer Sophia Urista on her team she called in a family
Miley Cyrus uses Dolly Parton as means to get her way on The Voice
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
so desperate to get performer Sophia Urista on her team she called in a family favor - from godmother Dolly Parton. The Wrecking Ball singer made an impression during blind auditions on Tuesday's The Voice. She and Alicia Keys put their usual... Read more
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SportsFan
Cowboys, Storm to top forward battlesstrength, making on average 9.62 metres per run. Both Scott Bolton and Matt Sco
Cowboys, Storm to top forward battles
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
strength, making on average 9.62 metres per run. Both Scott Bolton and Matt Scott average exactly 10 metres per run, while wrecking ball Jason Taumalolo has gone at 10.9 per metres per carry, busting through 78 would-be tacklers along the way. In... Read more
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SportsFan
Taumalolo poised for rare featlooked helpless against him, they couldn't stop him. "That says a lot about ho
Taumalolo poised for rare feat
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
looked helpless against him, they couldn't stop him. "That says a lot about how good he was." Yet the 113kg, 190cm human wrecking ball may have just scratched the surface. Some Cowboys officials admit they still don't know what the 23-year-old... Read more
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SportsFan
Cowboys' Taumalolo poised for rare featlooked helpless against him, they couldn't stop him. "That says a lot about ho
Cowboys' Taumalolo poised for rare feat
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
looked helpless against him, they couldn't stop him. "That says a lot about how good he was." Yet the 113kg, 190cm human wrecking ball may have just scratched the surface. Some Cowboys officials admit they still don't know what the 23-year-old... Read more
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Daily Maverick
SAA: If we don’t fix it someone else will, Deputy Minister of Finance warns“it would have posed a systemic risk to all state-owned enterprises in South Af
SAA: If we don’t fix it someone else will, Deputy Minister of Finance warns
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
“it would have posed a systemic risk to all state-owned enterprises in South Africa”. Did anyone say Futuregrowth? Dudu “Wrecking Ball” Myeni was not present at the start of the briefing attended by Jonas, Treasury DG Lungisa Fuzile, SAA acting... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Revealed: Our NRL team of the yearprop spot with his relentless work ethic and superb ball skills. He holds off T
Revealed: Our NRL team of the year
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
prop spot with his relentless work ethic and superb ball skills. He holds off Tigers and NSW star Aaron Woods and Sharks wrecking ball Andrew Fifita. Hooker: Josh Hodgson (Raiders) Hodgson has had a season for the ages. He has almost... Read more
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Billboard
7 Miley Cyrus Songs to Inspire Her First 'Voice' Teamadeptly, which (hopefully) will rub off on her contestants as they attempt to b
7 Miley Cyrus Songs to Inspire Her First 'Voice' Team
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
adeptly, which (hopefully) will rub off on her contestants as they attempt to break the mold and impress viewers. 2. "Wrecking Ball" A contestant favorite to perform on the show, Cyrus' biggest hit to date is the perfect anthem to inspire her... Read more
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Philly.com
New Hope's new playhouse rejuvenates the townin donations from the Daugherty-steered Bridge Street Foundation in late 2011-2
New Hope's new playhouse rejuvenates the town
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
in donations from the Daugherty-steered Bridge Street Foundation in late 2011-2012 that saved the bankrupt theater from the wrecking ball and literally propped up its sagging walls with new steel, the comeback in Playhouse décor, professionalism,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Miley Cyrus and Jimmy Fallon Snapchat faceswap in Tonight Show skitMiley Cyrus rose to stardom in the hit Disney series Hannah Montana. The Wreck
Miley Cyrus and Jimmy Fallon Snapchat faceswap in Tonight Show skit
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Miley Cyrus rose to stardom in the hit Disney series Hannah Montana. The Wrecking Ball hit-maker and late night talk show host shared a Snapchat image of their face swap from the popular mobile app during his famous Ew! skit. Throwback: Miley Cyrus... Read more
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SportsFan
I almost signed with Cronulla: TaumaloloMore NRL News Human wrecking ball Jason Taumalolo has revealed just how close
I almost signed with Cronulla: Taumalolo
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
More NRL News Human wrecking ball Jason Taumalolo has revealed just how close he came to joining North Queensland's next NRL finals opponent, Cronulla. The Kiwi Test star on Tuesday confirmed he had Sharks veteran Paul Gallen in his sights ahead of... Read more
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Billboard
Miley Cyrus As Fiesty As Ever On 'The Voice' PremiereMiley Cyrus' debut as a coach on the season 11 premiere of NBC's The Voice on M
Miley Cyrus As Fiesty As Ever On 'The Voice' Premiere
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
Miley Cyrus' debut as a coach on the season 11 premiere of NBC's The Voice on Monday night, she came at Adam Levinelike a wrecking ball with a zinger that set the tone for what looks to be an extremely competitive season. As Levine attempted to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The dummies guide to the NRL playoffsin a fairly basic way. Don't expect to see a lot of offloads. Their X-factorKi
The dummies guide to the NRL playoffs
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
in a fairly basic way. Don't expect to see a lot of offloads. Their X-factorKiwi Jason Taumalolo is the game's Number One wrecking ball. The weakest link...They're not entirely a one trick pony, but they don't have a great Plan B if Thurston is... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames prospect Matthew Tkachuk impresses at Penticton rookie tournamentthat Tkachuk is a guy who fans will adore, teammates will appreciate and oppone
Calgary Flames prospect Matthew Tkachuk impresses at Penticton rookie tournament
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
that Tkachuk is a guy who fans will adore, teammates will appreciate and opponents will absolutely despise. The wrecking-ball left-winger notched his lone goal at the annual rookie showcase by burying a rebound Saturday against the... Read more
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