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Canterbury star Reynolds to join Tigers

Wests Tigers halfback Luke Brooks has welcomed the likely signing of Josh Reynolds, saying their new halves partnership would make him a better player.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Turnbull jets off pre-budget to meet Trump

Ensuring peace in the Asia-Pacific should be top of the agenda for Malcolm Turnbull's first face-to-face meeting with Donald Trump, former prime ministers say.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Lack of training blamed for Qld youth riot

A review into a vicious riot at a youth detention centre in Townsville has found the incident was exacerbated by a lack of staff training.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

NASA super balloon to collect space data

A stadium-sized pressure balloon launched by NASA in New Zealand began collecting data in near space on Wednesday, beginning a 100-day planned journey after several launch attempts were thwarted by storms and cyclones.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d,...

Search for father, son missing in Tas bush

Two helicopters are searching the Tasmanian wilderness for a father and son who have gone missing without their tent and wet weather gear.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

You could be rich and not even know it

You could be a lot richer than you think.Australians are being urged to check if they have a share in $1.1 billion of unclaimed cash left dormant in shares, bank and insurance accounts.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d,...

Ten injured in three hours on Sydney roads

Ten people have been injured in four separate multi-vehicle crashes across a "hectic" three hours for emergency services in Sydney.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

'Saturated fat not cause of heart disease'

The Heart Foundation has rejected claims by three international cardiologists that saturated fat does not cause heart disease.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Obesity risk for kids begins in womb

A child's risk of obesity as they grow up can be influenced by modifications to their DNA while in the womb caused by their mother's "health, diet and lifestyle", according to new research.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d,...