Griffith, Cooley named Australia bowling coaches for World Cup, Ashes

Tasmania’s coach Adam Griffith will resume a previous partnership with Justin Langer as part of a stopgap solution to the hole left by David Saker’s decision to quit as Australia’s bowling coach at the start of a year containing both a World Cup and an Ashes campaign. Griffith will take leave from his role with […]

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Mueller report: President Trump ‘did not conspire with Russia : International de

2019-03-25 US President Donald Trump and Robert Mueller President Trump’s campaign did not conspire with Russia during the 2016 election, according to a summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report submitted to Congress on Sunday. The report summary did not draw a conclusion as to whether Mr Trump illegally obstructed justice – not exonerating the […]

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Asian stocks slump as US recession fears grip markets

Shares in Asia Pacific have slumped after a key market indicator flashed an “amber warning” that the United States is heading for a recession. Bond yields also continued to fall across the world with Australian 10-year treasury yields falling to a record low on Monday of 1.756% in what analysts see as a strong indicator […]

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Airline review: Swiss International Air Lines business class, Zurich to Hong Kong

The Swiss International Air Lines Boeing 777 300 ER.  THE ROUTE Zurich-Hong Kong THE AIRCRAFT Business-class seats on Swiss International Air Lines’ Boeing 777-300ERs are flatbed, and there’s a compartment for shoes and a drawer beneath the TV screen for other items.  Boeing 777-300ER; Swiss has 10 777-300s in its fleet of 86 planes. THE […]

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Ministers tipped to replace Theresa May rally round : International de

2019-03-24 Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Two ministers touted as a potential caretaker PM in reports of a cabinet coup say they fully back Theresa May. Environment Secretary Michael Gove told reporters it was “not the time to change the captain of the ship”. And the PM’s de facto deputy David Lidington […]

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Victorian father loses legal battle to stop child having hyphenated surname

A Victorian father has lost a legal battle to prevent his child from having a hyphenated combination of his parents’ surnames, with authorities ruling in favour of the double-barrelled last name. The child was born in 2015 but the parents’ inability to agree on the surname resulted in the Victorian Registry of Births Deaths and […]

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Suspicious house fire, Slacks Creek

Police are investigating a suspicious house fire at Slacks Creek in the early hours of this morning. Preliminary investigations indicate that around 12.15am, a person has deliberately started a fire in the front bedroom of an unoccupied single-story property at Wagensveldt Street, before running from the scene. QFES attended the address and extinguished the blaze. […]

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Tolosa market, San Sebastian, Spain: Centuries-old Basque Country farmers’ market keeps tradition alive

Tolosa market: 800 years of tradition. Photo: Shutterstock For almost 800 years the farmers of Tolosa have spent their Saturdays doing exactly as they do today: rising early, while it’s still cold and dark outside and loading their trucks – once their horses and carts –  in the growing dawn light. They then journey into town past old farmhouses still quiet, […]

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NCAA Tournament 2019 Odds: Sweet 16 Lines for Every Game Revealed

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James Pattinson may bat No. 7 for Victoria in Sheffield Shield final

James Pattinson may get the chance to showcase his all-round skills at No. 7 as Victoria ponder five bowlers for the Sheffield Shield final against New South Wales, on what looks likely to be a docile Junction Oval pitch for the competition decider, starting Thursday. A fractured thumb, requiring surgery, has ruled out Nic Maddinson, […]

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DC’s Trumpiest Congressman Says the GOP Needs to Get Real on Climate Change

Matt Gaetz in 2018. Photo by Alex Wroblewski/Bloomberg via Getty No one will ever mistake Florida’s Matt Gaetz for a left-winger. The 36-year-old been deemed by GQ “the Trumpiest Congressman in Trump’s Washington,” a figure infamous for his cable news appearances and aggressive, sometimes trollish statements. He’s described Robert Mueller’s investigation of Trump as “infected […]

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2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Burundi seal historic qualification : International de

2019-03-24 Stoke City’s Saido Berahino helped Burundi get the point they needed against Gabon Burundi qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in their history on Saturday with a 1-1 draw at home to Gabon who have been eliminated. Cedric Amissi scored in the 76th minute as Burundi, who only […]

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Cyclone Trevor: racism claims denied as Northern Territory begins clean-up

As the Northern Territory begins its big mop-up after Cyclone Trevor, local authorities have hosed down racism claims concerning evacuation efforts. Trevor forced mass evacuations before it made landfall on Saturday morning as a category four system, with destructive winds gusting up to 250km/h. A second monster storm – Cyclone Veronica – was on Monday […]

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Outsourced schools: the Essex mums fighting back – podcast

Shaunagh Roberts and Jayshree Tailor never considered themselves campaigners. But when the education watchdog, Ofsted, said their children’s school was failing and would be taken over by an academy trust they had never heard of, they started asking questions. Now the campaign to keep Waltham Holy Cross school under local authority control is growing and […]

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The AUSSIES 2019 Australian Surf Lifesaving Championships

Queensland Police Service resources will be deployed to ensure the 2019 Australian Surf Lifesaving Championships primarily at Broadbeach, Gold Coast are enjoyed by all participants, spectators, organisers and the local community with minimal disruption to traffic or incidents of public disorder. The event is being held from Saturday, March 30 until Sunday April 7, 2019, […]

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Ms, Mr or Mx? United Airlines first to offer non-binary gender booking options

United Airlines are the first airline in the world to introduce a non-binary gender booking option.  United is now the first US airline to give customers non-binary gender options while booking their flights, the carrier announced Friday. “United is excited to share with our customers, whether they identify along the binary of male or female or […]

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Watch Oregon’s Kenny Wooten’s 2-Handed Slam off the Alley-Oop vs. UC Irvine

Gabe Kalscheur Is Early Breakout Star of March Madness Barrett, Brazdeikis Lead Canadian Hoops Revolution to March Madness UM’s Ignas Brazdeikis Is the Villain of March Madness OBJ’s Trade to Cleveland Has the Browns Hyped Steph Returns to Houston for 1st Time Since His Moon Landing Troll Le’Veon’s Power Move Pays Off After Signing Massive […]

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Bowlers set England up for resounding T20I win over Sri Lanka women

Another strong performance by England’s bowlers carried their side to a resounding victory in the first women’s T20I against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Just as they had in Katunayake to set themselves up for a 3-0 sweep of the ODI series on Thursday, England’s bowling attack, this time led by Linsey Smith’s 3 for 18, […]

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African Courts Wants Strengthened Human Rights Justice : International de

court African Court on Human and People’s Right has called for strengthening of the culture of human rights justice in Africa. “As an African Court, we should stand out as a model for internal reforms and an efficiency icon for the rest of the institutions and citizens of the continent,” Justice Sylvain Ore, the African […]

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Attempted robbery arrest – Outlaw Motorcycle Gang member, Surfers Paradise

Detectives from Gold Coast Criminal Investigation Branch have arrested a patched member of the Lone Wolf Outlaw Motorcycle Gang (OMCG for serious offences including attempted armed robbery. It will be alleged around 2:30pm yesterday police were called to an accommodation venue in Ferny Avenue at Surfers Paradise in relation to a man armed with a […]

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Drinking culture in Europe versus Australia: All ages are welcome in Spain’s bars

All ages are welcome at San Sebastian’s bars. Photo: Alamy It takes a while to realise what’s different. The bar looks pretty much the same as any other, with the beer taps, the wine bottles, the guys back there slinging drinks. The room is crowded, the same way bars usually are at this time of night, […]

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Duke’s Zion Williamson Explains Why Coach K Is ‘Greatest’ of All Time

Sean Rayford/Associated Press Duke forward Zion Williamson offered high praise for Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski after their team beat UCF 77-76 in the second round of the NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament on Sunday: Bleacher Report @BleacherReport Zion is built for this 💪 https://t.co/Mxo9Y5WSKK The answer was in response to a question […]

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