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Woman released in Manchester, 6 in custody

A woman arrested in the UK on suspicion of involvement in the Manchester suicide attack has been released without charge, but six other men remain in custody in England and Libya with authorities fearing a...

Johnathan Thurston ruled out of Origin I

Johnathan Thurston's shoulder injury threatens to derail Queensland's State of Origin defence and his swansong with the star playmaker in some doubt for game two.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Ban to delay Barba Super League debut: NRL

The NRL expects Ben Barba to serve his 12-match illicit drug ban before debuting in the Super League after he signed with St Helens.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Medicinal cannabis treats Dravet syndrome

Australian families devastated by Dravet syndrome have new reason for hope, with researchers claiming there's scientific proof a cannabis extract can effectively treat the severe form of epilepsy.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Sharp increase in reported cyber bullying

There has been a 60 per cent increase in cyber bullying cases reported to the office of the children's eSafety commissioner in the past year.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

'A second opinion could save your life'

There could be "100 reasons" for a doctor making a wrong diagnosis, and seeking a second opinion is critical to optimising treatment, a world-leading expert on patient safety says.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Coroner rules in major Tas search case

A Launceston man who went missing in central Tasmania sparking one of the state's biggest search efforts, drowned, a coroner has found.TwitterShare on Tumblr (function(d, s, id)

Bosz disappointed with Ajax performance

Ajax Amsterdam coach Peter Bosz was disappointed by his team's performance in their 2-0 defeat by Manchester United in the Europa League final, but has vowed to learn from the Red Devils' physical display and...