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Jamie's food career takes off after MasterChef exit - Northern Star
Seanna Cronin APN Entertainment Editor A US ex-pat, Seanna has been writing about the Australian entertainment industries for the past six years and is also a documentary producer, photographer and scuba diver. AN important life milestone is about to ...
Fitness freak Lindsay Lohan - Northern Star
LINDSAY Lohan is a "fitness freak". The 'Mean Girls' star loves working out and has been hitting the gym more than ever since relocating to London, where she is preparing to star in a West End production of play 'Speed-the-Plow' later this year, according ...
Portia de Rossi lands role in Scandal - Northern Star
PORTIA de Rossi is to guest star in 'Scandal'. The 41-year-old actress' wife Ellen DeGeneres took to her Twitter account last night (23.07.14) to announce the blonde beauty has landed a role in the ABC's hit series. She tweeted: "So annoying when people ...
AFP officers on stand-by to secure MH17 crash site - Northern Star
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has put 50 Australian Federal Police on stand by to lead operations to secure the MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine. Mr Abbott told reporters in Canberra today the 50 police officers were in London on a "contingency", waiting ...
Elders forced to pay out $2.7m over live cattle dispute - Northern Star
APN NewsdeskRURAL business heavyweight Elders has been forced to pay out $2.7 million over a dispute about its live cattle exports to China. The ailing listed company on Wednesday updated the stock exchange on the dispute, which arose from breeder ...
Police block questions on cost of plan for blockade - Northern Star
POLICE have declined to answer questions about Operation Stapler after government documents obtained under freedom of information revealed up to 800 police were to descend on Bentley to break up the anti-gas blockade. The Northern Star sent nine questions ...
Phil Spector makes new appeal - Northern Star
PHIL Spector has filed another appeal for his murder conviction. The 74-year-old music producer is serving a 19-year sentence for the second-degree murder of actress Lana Clarkson and his legal team have filed a motion asking for a review of his conviction ...
Research: Paracetamol does nothing for back pain - Northern Star
NEW research has revealed the common household pain killer, paracetamol, may be no better than placebos for back pain. A study published in the Lancet medical journal found the drug, most commonly used for back pain, examined three groups of people.
Jennifer Aniston and Sandra Bullock 'best friends' - Northern Star
JENNIFER Aniston and Sandra Bullock have reportedly become the "best of friends". The 45-year-old star and the 49-year-old actress have struck up a close relationship after meeting at mutual pal Gwyneth Paltrow's house party and bonding over their previous ...
Show goes on thanks to funding - Northern Star
SOME of the Tweed's most beloved community events were among the beneficiaries when the Tweed Shire Council presented its latest round of festivals and events grants last week. A total of $57,000 in grants was presented to 16 groups for 2014/2015.