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Embalming is vital in the funeral industry, but a lack of skilled practitioners is causing concern

Deanne Edwards spends a lot of time with dead people. “It’s such a fascinating world,” Ms Edwards said. “When you’re working on a person all you want to do is
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SA Health still looking for answers over prescription dosage computer glitch

Port Adelaide Football Club picks a fight in Alberton back streets Firewood price hike leaves Hills residents cold ‘White-hot’ anger over Marshall’s euthanasia gambit Best frenemies: the theatre and politics
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Experts call for changes to Australian ventilation standards in bid to pandemic-proof buildings

From Adelaide to Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, poor ventilation in medi-hotels has been blamed for coronavirus outbreaks and shutdowns across the country. Key points: Research points to COVID-19 being an
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Adelaide cardiologist Andrew Douglas McGavigan pleads guilty to possessing child abuse material

An Adelaide cardiologist has pleaded guilty to possessing child abuse material. Andrew Douglas McGavigan, 48, appeared for the first time in the Adelaide Magistrates Court where he pleaded guilty to
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Port Adelaide Football Club picks a fight in Alberton back streets

SA Health still looking for answers over prescription dosage computer glitch Firewood price hike leaves Hills residents cold ‘White-hot’ anger over Marshall’s euthanasia gambit Best frenemies: the theatre and politics
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Demand for Adelaide charity providing essentials for children rising week after week

A single mother of three boys, Donna knows what it’s like to need a helping hand in tough times. Key points: Adelaide charity Treasure Boxes provides childhood essentials to those in
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WOMADelaide 2021 to kick off as arts festivals ‘peek’ from under the COVID-19 shadow

A year ago WOMADelaide director Ian Scobie announced backstage that it could be the “last time we are all together” for some time. Key points: WOMADelaide 2021 begins on Friday
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Private investigators to probe public service

Parliament prepares to back SA’s ‘most conservative’ euthanasia laws SA’s first GM crops planted amid bumper harvest SeaLink parks another bus company in its garage Dance review: Convergence Your views:
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Port Lincoln High School tackling sexual harassment reports ‘head-on’

Male and female students at Port Lincoln High School are calling for better leadership at the school following reports of sexual harassment and unwanted touching of senior girl students by
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NATIONAL NEWS

More than 50 people, many of them female students, killed in bomb attack near Kabul high school

The death toll from a bomb near a girls’ school in Kabul has risen to 58, mostly students aged between 11 and 15, who were killed as they left to
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police concerned for north Qld missing boy

Police have appealed to the public for help in locating a 12-year-old boy missing in north Queensland for more than 10 days. The boy, from Kerwan, was last seen in
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Prime Minister Scott Morrison warns Australia will only open borders ‘when it is safe to do so’

The Prime Minister is warning Australia’s international borders will remain closed for the foreseeable future, as his Treasurer notes this week’s federal budget assumes Australia will remain locked off to
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New Zealand travel bubble pause with NSW to lift on Sunday

The travel bubble pause between Sydney and New Zealand will be lifted after NSW reported no new locally acquired cases on Saturday. New Zealand’s COVID-19 Response Minister, Chris Hipkins, confirmed
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The Kid Laroi in Elon Musk tweet referencing cryptocurrency dogecoin

Popular Australian rapper The Kid Laroi has been caught up in an unfolding cryptocurrency drama after billionaire Tesla owner Elon Musk tweeted out a picture with the Aussie and what
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Calls for an investigation after police raid on Brazil favela left more than 20 people dead

The United Nations has called for an ‘independent, thorough and impartial investigation’ into the operation. Police in Brazil faced outraged protests and a UN call for an investigation Friday after
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Returned traveller from India rushed to hospital in Perth

A man has been taken to a Perth intensive care unit after falling ill with COVID-19. The Western Australian department of health said a man in his 30s who was
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Barnaby, Vikki at Whitsundays wedding

Barnaby Joyce and Vikki Campion have raised eyebrows at a staffer’s wedding. Thank you for seeing this post regarding the latest national news items named “Barnaby, Vikki at Whitsundays wedding”.
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Teenager stabbed to death at basketball venue in Werribee

A teenager has been stabbed to death at a junior sports stadium in Melbourne’s western suburbs on Friday night. Police and paramedics rushed to Eagle Stadium in Werribee about 5.50pm
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AUSTRALIAN SPORT

Port Adelaide Prison Bar jumper, sing team song after win over Adelaide Crows

This is as cheeky – and shrewdly executed – as it gets. After being barred from wearing their Prison Bar jumper for the Round 8 Showdown, Port Adelaide on Saturday
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Coach David Teague’s plan for the Blues to kick goal

Loading “Everyone talks defence now and team defence and that sort of stuff but it is quite boring, really,” he said. “I go back to the start of the game
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De Goey stars as Collingwood notches up pressure-easing win over North Melbourne

A dominant return to the backline for Darcy Moore, and six goals to Jordan De Goey has helped Collingwood to a 18-point win over North Melbourne. The battle of 17th
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Williams back but Blues axe Dow, Petrevski-Seton for Dogs clash

High-priced recruit Zac Williams will return but Paddy Dow and Sam Petrevski-Seton have again been axed ahead of Carlton’s clash against the Western Bulldogs on Sunday. Williams (foot soreness) missed
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Unbeaten Melbourne pass a big test with AFL win over Richmond — but Tigers face a tough month ahead

For the last few years, there has been a benchmark test for any team that finds themselves in the conversation about AFL flag contenders. The question is: how did you
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Geelong Cats thrash Richmond Tigers with second half demolition in grand final re-match

The only shining light forward of centre for Richmond came in the first quarter when Shai Bolton took one of the best marks seen at the MCG, sitting on Blicavs
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Wallabies 2021: Rugby Australia series against France, The Rugby Championship, Dave Rennie, Andy Marinos

They came to Rugby Australia’s rescue once, but World Rugby weren’t able to shift the international window to help the Wallabies for July’s Test series against France. For months Rugby
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AFL 2021: No longer prime time

In the opening six rounds of this season, Collingwood played in five prime broadcasting slots: two Friday nights, two Thursday nights and the annual jewel in the fixturing crown of
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WORLD NEWS

Will double headcount; lot of headroom for growing user base: Koo

Homegrown microblogging platform Koo is planning to double its headcount in the next one year as it significantly scales up its user base on the platform, especially vernacular subscribers, its
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Sir Keir Starmer to carry out reshuffle of his shadow cabinet team

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer will carry out a reshuffle of his shadow cabinet team on Sunday according to reports. The Opposition leader will look to reshape his top team
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Cuba protests diplomat’s expulsion from Colombia amid protests

FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator takes part in a protest demanding government action to tackle poverty, police violence and inequalities in the health and education systems, in Bogota, Colombia May 6,
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West Ham vs Everton: Premier League prediction, TV channel, team news, live stream, h2h results, odds

est Ham have a major chance to kickstart their Champions League qualification ambitions when Everton head to east London today. The Hammers’ hopes of a Premier League top-four finish have
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A fish fight between Britain and France

May 8th 2021 IT IS NOT exactly the Royal Navy task force steaming towards the Falklands, but the news that the prime minister has sent ships to protect an island
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Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean

The Long March was the second deployment of the 5B variant since its maiden flight in May 2020. Last year, pieces from the first Long March 5B fell on Ivory
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Investors turn net buyers of U.S. equity funds on economic optimism: Lipper

FILE PHOTO: A picture illustration shows U.S. 100-dollar bank notes taken in Tokyo August 2, 2011. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao May 7, 2021 (Reuters) – Investors turned net buyers of U.S. equity
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IBM develops the world’s most powerful and smallest microchip

IBM claims that it has made a significant breakthrough in computer processors by creating a 2-nanometer chip in its test lab The new technology helps advance the state-of-the-art in the semiconductor
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WORLD SPORT

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez v Billy Joe Saunders: Mexican wins with eighth-round stoppage

This right uppercut led to Saunders being unable to continue after returning to his stool Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez produced a devastating uppercut to leave a distraught Billy Joe Saunders unable
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Brett Favre doesn’t expect Aaron Rodgers to play for Packers again

FILE PHOTO: Jan 16, 2021; Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) celebrates after a touchdown pass to wide receiver Allen Lazard (13) during the second
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Leeds United 3-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Patrick Bamford helps dent Spurs’ Euro hopes

Patrick Bamford is just the fourth Englishman to score 15-plus goals for Leeds in a single Premier League campaign Patrick Bamford scored for Leeds United in front of watching England
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St Kilda Saints v Gold Coast Suns; GWS Giants v Essendon Bombers; North Melbourne Kangaroos v Collingwood Magpies; Melbourne Demons v Sydney Swans; Port Adelaide Power v Adelaide Crows; round eight; results, new, fixtures, odds, tipping, teams, draw; Nathan Buckley, Jordan De Goey

G.Coast 1.4, 3.7, 7.9 (51)St Kilda 0.3, 3.7, 4.12 (36) GOALSG.Coast: King 3, Rankine, Corbett, Holman, WellerSt Kilda: Steele 2, Billings, King DISPOSALSG.Coast: Miller 27, Swallow 24, Ellis 18St Kilda:
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Andy Murray to practise with Novak Djokovic in Rome before return

Djokovic and Murray know each other’s game well Andy Murray will practise with Novak Djokovic in Rome on Sunday and hopes to return to action in 10 days’ time. The
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NBA roundup: Tim Hardaway Jr. ties Mavs’ record with 10 treys

May 4, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo (13) controls the ball around Dallas Mavericks forward Tim Hardaway Jr. (11) during the second half at American Airlines
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Transfer rumours: Pellegrini, De Gea, Aguero, Bissouma, Zidane, Benteke, Silva

Jose Mourinho’s appointment as Roma manager from next season could mean 24-year-old Italy midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini moving to Liverpool. Mourinho is interested in bringing in players he knows, including 32-year-old
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Manchester United book showdown with Villarreal in final as Arsenal fall short

Manchester United have finally reached a major final under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The English giants completed an 8-5 victory on aggregate despite losing 3-2 to Roma in the second leg
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