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    HE’S FREE: GRESTE ON HIS WAY HOME

    Australia woke to the euphoric news that Peter Greste’s 400-day ordeal in a Cairo prison is over. But his two colleagues remain behind bars waiting to hear their fate.

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    MALCOLM TURNBULL’S WAITING GAME

    It’s the favourite game of the political pundits – speculating on leadership. JANE GILMORE looks at the field and places her bet.

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    PALASZCZUK & JONES: QLD WOMEN ON TOP

    Annastacia Palaszczuk looks set to become the first female state opposition leader to take her party to victory. Who’s saying women can’t win elections now?

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    GOOD DAY FOR A CRASH HELMET TONY

    When Tony Abbott addresses the National Press Club on Monday, he’ll have to do a lot of fast-talking says WENDY HARMER.

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    BINGLE IS NO “DISNEY PRINCESS”. REALLY

    When Lara Bingle – reportedly expecting her first baby – was written up as a Disney villain, MANDY NOLAN came to her rescue by reverse parking a trailer. True tale!

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    COLLEEN’S “THORN BIRDS” LIVES ON

    A giant of the literary scene, Colleen McCullough has died. MEREDITH JAFFE reports on a “21st century Thorn Birds” that will see her most famous creation revived.

peter-greste

HE’S FREE: GRESTE ON HIS WAY HOME

Australia woke to the euphoric news that Peter Greste's 400-day ordeal in a Cairo prison is over. But his two colleagues remain behind bars waiting to hear their fate.
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MALCOLM TURNBULL’S WAITING GAME

It's the favourite game of the political pundits - speculating on leadership. JANE GILMORE looks at the field and places her bet.
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PALASZCZUK & JONES: QLD WOMEN ON TOP

Annastacia Palaszczuk looks set to become the first female state opposition leader to take her party to victory. Who's saying women can't win elections now?
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Tony-helmet

GOOD DAY FOR A CRASH HELMET TONY

When Tony Abbott addresses the National Press Club on Monday, he'll have to do a lot of fast-talking says WENDY HARMER.
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BINGLE IS NO “DISNEY PRINCESS”. REALLY

When Lara Bingle - reportedly expecting her first baby - was written up as a Disney villain, MANDY NOLAN came to her rescue by reverse parking a trailer. True tale!
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Colleen-McCullough

COLLEEN’S “THORN BIRDS” LIVES ON

A giant of the literary scene, Colleen McCullough has died. MEREDITH JAFFE reports on a “21st century Thorn Birds” that will see her most famous creation revived.
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News & Opinion

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MONICA FINDS HOLES IN AMERICAN SNIPER

A box office hit, nominated for six Academy Awards, but also the subject of much controversy. MONICA ATTARD went along to see the movie “American Sniper”. Here’s her verdict.

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HOW TO HELP YOUR CHILD FLY AT SCHOOL: AN ACADEMIC’S TIPS

The 2015 school year has started, how do we navigate the road ahead? Prof. ANDREW J. MARTIN has some strategies. Don’t let your kid end up in the back of Otto’s bus.

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WIN BIG WITH THE SEXIEST NEW AUSSIE COMEDY

Harmer's Hoopla

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WHO VOTES WHAT IN THE LAND OF OZ?

We read the headlines of the latest opinion polls, but how often do we look a little deeper? WENDY HARMER takes a stick and pokes the ant’s nest of the latest Roy Morgan Poll.

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SOCIAL MEDIA: VANDALS WITH SPRAY CANS

When the Prime Minister tagged users of social media as being like graffiti artists? WTF? WENDY HARMER has her say.

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Corinne's Circus

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CORINNE’S RAGE INDEX: VERY BLOODY HIGH

Uh Oh… it’s really off the charts this week. Here’s CORINNE GRANT’S rage index. Get angry, Straya, get real angry… or laugh.

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MANUS SHAME: “WE LOOK LIKE COWARDS”

How are starving men locked up on a remote island a threat to our security? CORINNE GRANT says we’re harming asylum seekers and Australia’s reputation.

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Spicer's Spotlight

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PM ON THE NOSE? TRACEY KNOWS WHY

Tony Abbott’s approval numbers are way down and TRACEY SPICER has been keeping score. Here’s her 10 top reasons why he’s on the nose.

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TRACEY GETS HER FONDA ON

TRACEY SPICER has left her sun lounge and cocktails behind and found her inner Jane Fonda. Here are her top sexy seven fitness trends for 2015.

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Attard's Arena

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ISLAMIC STATE. IS WEEPING ALL WE CAN DO?

The stories of sexual abuse and rape are harrowing. What is being done about the brutal regime of the Islamic State? Our efforts seem futile. MONICA ATTARD reports.

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YOU’D NEED A “HEART OF STONE”

Can the lives of two Australians facing possible execution in Indonesia be saved? And where is the evidence the death penalty stops drug trafficking? MONICA ATTARD reports.

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Hullabaloo

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DISHPIGS UNITE ON PENALTY RATES!

FELICITY WARD is making a name for herself as a stand-up comic in London. In a tale of Lost Sundays Past, she remembers the hospitality industry drudgery that helped her get there.

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FOR THOSE WHO CAME ACROSS THE SEAS

… we’ve boundless plains to share! This Australia Day we share images from “Seeking Humanity” – portraits of our newest and most hopeful citizens by WENDY SHARPE

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Sex & Wellbeing

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OH GWYNETH, FOR THE LOVE OF VAG!

Please, for the love of your vagina, don’t listen to Gwyneth Paltrow’s dangerous sexual health advice. Birdee’s EVA SLESS explains why.

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THE SUPERBOWL AD SET TO SHOCK THE US

When sports fans sit down to watch the NFL Superbowl next week, they’ll see an ad about domestic violence that’s based on a real call to 911. Watch it now.

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Daily Dilemma

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POST ABORTION SYNDROME. IS IT A THING?

A course is offering women help to move out of the “guilt and shame” of abortion and “repentance”. Do women need a 10-Step Recovery Program?

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ONLY ONE OF YOU CAN HAVE THE TOP JOB

It has long been assumed that women’s career progression stalls because of children, but could it be because of their husbands? ANTOINETTE LATTOUF looks at a breakthrough study from Harvard.

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The Bookshelf

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MONEY AND LOVE – THE ULTIMATE TABOO

The more you argue over money the more likely you are to get divorced. PAUL CLITHEROE shares the first chapter of his book “Money, Marriage and Divorce”

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WHY WE LOVE CELEBRITY MEMOIRS

ELIZABETH RENZETTI, the author of the recently-released novel Based on a True Story, looks at why we love a celebrity memoir, even when we can’t be sure that the author is telling the truth.

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FIRST CHAPTER: SHOOTING BUTTERFLIES

Things We Love

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AMAZING PICS: CHINA SWIMMING IN POLLUTION

Environmental degradation is rampant in China. These shocking images show just how catastrophic the problem is and how hard it will be to fix.

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PICTURES THAT GIVES A LITTLE PERSPECTIVE

A little perspective can go a long way, not just in real life situations. These beautiful images of landmarks show just how important perspective can be.

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Entertainment

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HEARD IT AT THE HOOPLA: STEVIE NICKS’ COCAINE BINGES

Your latest sensational scandal-strewn salad of showbiz stunners and shockers has just arrived! CRAIG BENNETT has the scoop.

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WIN BIG WITH THE SEXIEST NEW AUSSIE COMEDY

Win big with the new Aussie comedy all about sex, The Little Death. We’ve got a romantic get away for two plus 30 copies of The Little Death on DVD to give away!

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HOOPLA HOROSCOPES: W/C JANUARY 29