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No surprise, Cormann says of Newspoll

The latest Newspoll shows Pauline Hanson's One Nation has more than doubled its primary vote since November, as Labor extends its lead over the coalition.

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Feb 27 2017
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'Monster' Patea murdered beloved Tara: mum

Tara Brown's mother has faced in court the "monster" who claimed her daughter's life.

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Feb 27 2017
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Green bank has bid for coal power plant

A bid for financing a new coal-fired power station with carbon capture and storage has been lodged with Australia's $10 billion green bank.

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Feb 27 2017
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Company profits at record highs in Dec qtr

Australian companies were good at managing expenses and securing revenue growth in the December quarter, with profits soaring 20.1 per cent, an economist says.

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Feb 27 2017
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Worsfold positive...

Essendon could welcome back a slew of first-choice players for their final practice match against Geelong in Bendigo on March 12.. The Bombers headed into Sunday's pre-season hit-out against Gold Coast without captain Dyson Heppell, vice-captain

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Hurley hurt again in...

Essendon's Michael Hurley is nursing a leg injury for the second time this month after he was hurt in the AFL pre-season loss to Gold Coast.. Bombers coach John Worsfold was confident after Sunday's match in Mackay that his stand-in captain's foot

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Feb 27 2017
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Turnbull dons fluro to...

Malcolm Turnbull has toured a bottle factory in Canberra on the same day Labor widened its lead over the coalition in the latest Newspoll.

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Feb 27 2017
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Steve Smith's best ever century: Lehmann

Steve Smith's cricket career has featured 18 Test centuries and no shortage of highlights, but his performance in Pune topped them all according to a man who has closely watched the skipper's rise and rise.. Coach Darren Lehmannn, who has seen Smith

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Feb 27 2017
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Hawks rapt as star AFL recruits impress

The commonly-held assumption about Hawthorn this season is that Alastair Clarkson's four-time AFL premiers will come off the boil.. But what if big-name recruits Jaeger O'Meara, Tom Mitchell and Ty Vickery all fire?. And what if new captain Jarryd

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Feb 27 2017
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A-League snapshot for round 21

* STAT THAT MATTERS - 30 - the age of Newcastle's Tom Arcaba, the oldest national-league debutant for an Australian goalkeeper since Paul Jones debuted for Canberra Cosmos in 1997.. * THEY SAID IT - "Look, if we want to have a crack at the title

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Feb 27 2017
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Behrendorff's Shield...

BEST SHEFFIELD SHIELD BOWLING FIGURES IN A MATCH. * George Giffen (South Australia): 16-186 vs NSW 1894/95. * Clarrie Grimmett (South Australia): 16-289 vs QLD 1934/35. * Chuck Fleetwood-Smith (Victoria): 15-96 vs QLD 1936/37. * Tom McKibbin (NSW)

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Feb 27 2017
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Lehmann impressed with...

Nathan Lyon or Steve O'Keefe?. It's a decision the new selection panel will have to make for the first Test of this year's Ashes, but for now coach Darren Lehmann can delight in how well his two spinners performed in Pune.. O'Keefe grabbed 12

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Feb 27 2017
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Miles moves to...

Queensland cabinet minister Steven Miles will contest the seat of Murrumba at the next election after an electorate shake-up split up his seat of Mt Coot-tha.

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Feb 27 2017
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Eels' Edwards sorry for attack on partner

Parramatta NRL player Kenny Edwards has been given a six-month good behaviour bond after pleading guilty to common assault on his former partner.

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Feb 27 2017
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Abbott 'outburst' blamed for poll slide

Labor has opened a 10-point lead over the coalition as voters desert the Turnbull government for Pauline Hanson's One Nation.

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Feb 27 2017
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Aristocrat's social gaming grows

Aristocrat Leisure's digital social gaming business is now the fourth biggest in the world.

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Feb 27 2017
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Mariners deny Jets a...

Central Coast have come from behind to draw 1-1 with Newcastle, denying the Jets a return to the A-League's top six and a first home F3 derby win in 1590 days.. Aleksandr Kokko scored his maiden A-League goal to put the hosts ahead early but Scott

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Feb 27 2017
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Vic MP perks to be...

Victorian MPs will have their entitlement rules tightened after two of them claimed an allowance to live in seaside towns rather than their electorates.

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Feb 27 2017
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Lender caps hit...

Real estate developer Lendlease is seeing signs of pressure in apartment deals as buyers deal with a clampdown by banks.

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Feb 27 2017
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