WA winner pockets a cool $658K

WA winner pockets a cool $658K

ONE WA lotto player may be inclined to get started on some early Christmas shopping after pocketing a massive $658,47 in tonight’s Saturday Lotto draw. The lucky local was one of six nationwide winners of the division one prize. 15 other West Aussies would have also been fairly satisfied with their evening, with division two prizes of $12,159 going off. The winning numbers required were 30, 19, 43, 18, 27 and 38. The supplementary numbers were 21 and 16. Source link

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New online disclosure reveals Queensland election party donations in real time

New online disclosure reveals Queensland election party donations in real time

By Emma Blackwood Updated November 12, 2017 08:37:49 Related Story: Queensland Premier to exercise state veto on Adani, slams ‘smear campaign’ Related Story: Political donations in Queensland must now be declared within a week Almost $1 million has been donated so far to political parties during the Queensland election campaign, a new electronic disclosure system has revealed. Donations must now be revealed within seven days, with both the donor and recipient required to lodge matching returns. The Electoral Commission Queensland (ECQ) website shows the Liberal National Party (LNP) leads the…

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‘I hope he’s got his windows open’

‘I hope he’s got his windows open’

THE message was clear when Midnight Oil made their triumphant return to Sydney in the Domain on Saturday. They opened with Peter Garrett and the band delivering an entirely appropriate and haunting Armistice Day, the black-hooded frontman imbuing every note with restrained yet forceful emotional meaning. Then quickly flailing and racing across the stage with the Great Circle tour favourite Read About It. Garrett does a speed moonwalk no one can match in stadium rockdom. media_cameraPeter Garrett had a message for former PM Paul Keating as Midnight Oil performed at…

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Roy Moore: Allegations are 'desperate attempt to stop my political campaign'

Roy Moore: Allegations are 'desperate attempt to stop my political campaign'

Moore, who was speaking at a Veterans Day event at the Mid-Alabama Republican Club in Birmingham, called the allegations surfaced in a Washington Post report “yet another attack on my character and reputation in a desperate attempt to stop my political campaign for the United States Senate.” “My opponent is 11 points behind … This article is a prime example of fake news. An attempt to divert attention from the true issues that effect the country like health care, military readiness, tax reform or national debt,” Moore said. He added…

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Queensland Premier rubbishes One Nation's claims schoolchildren taught masturbation

Queensland Premier rubbishes One Nation's claims schoolchildren taught masturbation

Posted November 11, 2017 18:38:06 Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has slapped down One Nation’s claims that teachers are showing children sex tricks in the classroom as “absolutely atrocious” and untrue. The stunning allegations came from the party’s Queensland leader Steve Dickson as he tried to defend his party’s domestic violence policy and its promise to abolish the Safe Schools program, if elected. “One Nation is about protecting the whole family unit,” he said. “And that takes me onto another note — the controversial Safe Schools program in Queensland. “We are…

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