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Western Sydney Wanderers sign Kawasaki Frontale defender Yusuke Tanaka
The Western Sydney Wanderers have signed Japanese fullback Yusuke Tanaka as part of their upcoming Asian Champions League squad. The 28-year-old from Kawasaki Frontale played 39 games in the J-League this season, sharing his time between left …
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Caroline Wozniacki out at Sydney
SYDNEY — Caroline Wozniacki's Australian Open preparations took a hit on Monday when she was forced to withdraw from her first-round match at the Sydney International with a wrist injury. Wozniacki had dropped the first set to Barbora Zahlavova …
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Minister sorry for Sydney traffic chaos
A "perfect storm" of problems caused traffic chaos in central Sydney on the first day of the working year, acting Minister for Transport Duncan Gay says. Apologising for the major delays, in which passengers were stuck on buses for up to three hours on …
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Zhang Huan's Sydney installation depicts Buddha's two sides
The ash Buddha will eventually deteriorate because of the environmental conditions, but Zhang, 49, expects the Sydney showing to have more luck than when the pair of statues was put on display in Taiwan. One day before the exhibition was due to open, …
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Jihadist Mohamed Elomar's vile tweet about Sydney siege victims
Australian terrorist Mohamed Elomar has posted a chilling tweet wishing the Sydney siege victims 'rot in hell' just a day after they died. An image of hostages Katrina Dawson and Tori Johnson was posted after the siege ended along with the caption …
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Spectacular Drone Video Captures Sydney New Year's Fireworks
Sydney was among the first to celebrate New Year's 2015 and its spectacular fireworks display was caught on video for the first time by a drone at 1,000 feet. The eye-popping images take you inside what has become one of the world's most elaborate New …
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Julia Zemiro thanked God when the ABC's 2014 New Year's Eve telecast was over
Set to a spectacular backdrop of fireworks and New Year revellers on Sydney harbour, the ABC last night farewelled a long, gruelling year with what was, at times, a long, gruelling telecast. Even the show's co-host, the comedian Julia Zemiro, was heard …
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Akshar Patel, Suresh Raina on Selectors' Radar Ahead of Sydney Test
Sydney: Mahendra Singh Dhoni's sudden retirement from Test cricket has left the Indian think-tank fretting over the ideal playing combination that will take on Australia in the fourth and final Test at the SCG starting next Tuesday. While Wriddhiman …
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Man shot in Sydney's Condell Park
A man is in hospital after being shot in the arm, while another man is to appear in court over an unrelated shooting also in Sydney's west. A 34-year-old man found with a gunshot wound to the arm at Ethel St, Condell Park, about 9am on Wednesday, has …
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1.6 million people set for Sydney Harbour New Year's fireworks show
Comets of love hearts and smiley faces are set to light up night skies as Australians prepare to usher in the new year. About 1.6 million people are expected to crowd the Sydney Harbour foreshore for New Year's Eve fireworks. The recent Sydney siege …
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Sydney shapes as emotional challenge for players
It's been an emotionally taxing Commonwealth Bank Test series for Australia and it won't get any easier in Sydney. The tragic death of Phillip Hughes is still on the minds of Steve Smith and his teammates, especially the four players who were fielding …
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Student Works: Cellular Tessellation pavilion lights the way in Sydney
A collaborative research effort among students from Bond University, University of Technology Sydney, University of South Wales, and University of Sydney, the Vivid pavilion Student Works puts a human scaled experience in conversation with local …
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It's survival of the fittest in Sydney's taxi ranks, and Uber's form looks
This is where it started: Saturday night Christmas Party, beachside suburb of Sydney. 1am. Time to go home. Or time to stay and get ugly. We decide to go. I use the m2 taxi app. I enter the address. I enter where we're going. I book. A tag comes up …
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Sydney to Hobart yachts diverted to plane crash off Tasmania
Seven boats from the Sydney to Hobart yacht race diverted to the scene of a light plane crash off the south-east coast of Tasmania as they neared the finish on Monday night. Two people – the pilot and one passenger – were on board the aircraft, a …
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Sydney Festival founding director Stephen Hall dies
Australia has lost one of its leading cultural figures with the death of Stephen Hall, the founding director of the Sydney Festival. Hall, who led the festival for 18 years and earned the moniker "Festival Hall", died on Christmas Eve at his home in …
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Man dies while at wife's Sydney grave
An elderly man has died in a car accident while visiting his wife's grave in Sydney's west. The 86-year-old was with his son at Rookwood Cemetery when he fell in front of their car, which rolled over him about 11am on Sunday. The son performed CPR …
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Sydney to Hobart 2014 under way – in pictures
The annual bluewater classic has begun, with competitors charging down Australia's east coast in their yearly race across Bass Strait to the Tasmanian capital. Now in its 70th year, the race was marked by the traditional frenetic first hour as crews …
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Sydney backpacker survives dangerous seven-storey balcony fall
A young backpacker has spent Christmas Day in hospital after falling from the seventh floor of a Sydney apartment building. It's believed Matthew Lehan lost the keys to his unit when he attempted to 'window hop', slipping and landed on a structure below.
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Memorial services held for victims of Sydney cafe siege
WATCH ABOVE: Sydney has again been touched by sadness – with the two victims of the Martin Place siege farewelled. Daniel Sutton reports. SYDNEY, Australia – Two victims of a deadly siege in Sydney were remembered Tuesday at private memorial …
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Manhole explodes in Sydney CBD
All lanes of traffic have been reopened at a busy intersection in the Sydney CBD, after a manhole cover exploded on Wednesday afternoon, temporarily disrupting last-minute shoppers on Christmas Eve. Police have confirmed the westbound lane on Market …
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Free rehearsal spaces for musicians in Sydney
Trestle tables fill its halls by day as community groups, bridge clubs and scouts shuffle across its wooden floorboards. On Tuesdays the local choir meets at noon. Green Square community hall is as unremarkable as any red brick shack you are likely to …
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Damaging winds and large hailstones predicted ahead of Sydney storm
“Later it the week from Tuesday we're more likely to see some of those showers and thunderstorm activity extending into the Sydney metropolitan area,” a Bureau of Meteorology spokeswoman said yesterday of the week ahead. Santa's reindeer will be left …
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Sydney siege victims honored at memorial services
23, 2014: White Lady funeral directors carry the coffin of Tori Johnson during a funeral service in Sydney, Australia. Johnson was one of three people, including the gunman, who were killed during a siege in the Lindt cafe coffee shop in Sydney last week.
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