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  • 18 mins Supercoach Round 1 preview Adelaidenow |AFL
    Phantom looks at the SuperCoach in and outs for AFL round 1 ... more
  • 18 mins Star’s milestone ends in heartbreak Adelaidenow |AFL
    Richmond burst out of the blocks in the AFL season opener as they slammed home the opening six goals of the game and held off a gallant Carlton to record the 14.13 (97) to 9.10 (64) win. ... more
  • 18 mins Emma and Tom Hawkins welcome second baby Adelaidenow |AFL
    Geelong Cats star Tom Hawkins and wife Emma have welcomed their second child — a baby girl. ... more
  • 18 mins ‘Worst call in the history of the NRL’ Adelaidenow |Sport
    The NRL season kicked off and the return of the footy saw fans clamour to stadiums across the country and park themselves on the couch to catch as much of the action as possible. ... more
  • 18 mins Star’s milestone ends in heartbreak Adelaidenow |Sport
    Richmond burst out of the blocks in the AFL season opener as they slammed home the opening six goals of the game and held off a gallant Carlton to record the 14.13 (97) to 9.10 (64) win. ... more
  • 18 mins Schumacher thriving under the pressure Adelaidenow |Sport
    Mick Schumacher says he is “honoured” to be compared to his record-setting father and insists the added pressure has “never been a problem”. ... more
  • 18 mins ‘Serious liabilities’: Origin duo reveal Rabbitohs’ glaring weakness Adelaidenow |Sport
    South Sydney claimed a comfortable win over St George Illawarra on Thursday night, but there was one noticeable chink in their armour Wayne Bennett will need to fix. ... more
  • 18 mins ‘Funniest thing I’ve seen’: Star roasted Adelaidenow |Sport
    South Sydney have made it back-to-back NRL wins to open the Wayne Bennett era after easily dispatching of St George Illawarra 34-18 on Friday. ... more
  • 18 mins Calls for Lomax to return after Souths shred Dragons’ right edge Adelaidenow |Sport
    St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor made the shock call to overlook young gun Zac Lomax in the opening two rounds, but calls for the centre to return are growing stronger after their latest loss. ... more
  • 18 mins Emma and Tom Hawkins welcome second baby Adelaidenow |Sport
    Geelong Cats star Tom Hawkins and wife Emma have welcomed their second child — a baby girl. ... more
  • 19 mins Five Ways the Beer Industry Is Trying to Bounce Back Adelaidenow |Biz
    Americans are losing their taste for beer, with consumption sinking about 8.5% between 2010 and 2017. WSJ's Spencer Macnaughton takes a look at how U.S. beer makers are fighting back for a share of the market. Photo: Bud Light ... more
  • 23 mins PM and Waleed’s fiery exchange Adelaidenow |Ent
    “Does the Liberal Party have a problem with Islamophobia?” ... more
  • 23 mins Viewers slam ScoMo’s body language Adelaidenow |Ent
    There is one thing viewers of The Project noted more than anything else during the Prime Minister’s testy exchange with Waleed Aly — Scott Morrison’s body language. ... more
  • 24 mins Six arrested over Burnside brawl Adelaidenow
    Five women and a man have been arrested and charged over a brawl which injured two off-duty police officers at a shopping centre. ... more
  • 24 mins Richard Di Natale is using Christchurch massacre to score ‘political mileage’: Andrew Bolt Adelaidenow
    In a heated on-air interview, Sky News host Andrew Bolt and Greens leader Richard Di Natale have gone head-to-head over the 'culture wars' debate in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attack. Facing allegations from the leader of the far-left party that conservative media commentary fanned the radicalisation of the alleged offender, Mr Bolt hits back at The Greens leader, arguing that both sides of the extreme political spectrum are spouting dangerous political rhetoric which is putting people in danger. ... more
  • 24 mins Low unemployment rate does not mean the labour market is problem-free Adelaidenow
    Australia’s unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 4.9 per cent for February, down from 5.0 per cent in January. Melbourne City councillor and Sky News host Nicholas Reece says a low unemployment rate does not mean the labour market is without problems. Mr Reece points to a severe underemployment issue, employees who must continually work overtime to keep their jobs and certain areas of the country that have higher percentages of unemployment as negative aspects of the job market. ... more
  • 24 mins Hobart gran wins murder appeal Adelaidenow
    Almost a decade after being convicted of killing her long-time partner, Hobart grandmother Susan Neill-Fraser has another chance to prove her innocence. Neill-Fraser was in 2010 found guilty of murdering Bob Chappell, 65, on the couple’s Four Winds yacht moored at Sandy Bay on Australia Day 2009. On Thursday, the 65-year-old convinced a judge there was “fresh and compelling” evidence, enough to allow her to mount a new appeal against her conviction. Mr Chappell body has never been located, and Neill-Fraser has maintained her innocence. ... more
  • 24 mins Convicted Hobart killer granted appeal due to ‘fresh and compelling evidence’ Adelaidenow
    One of Tasmania's most notorious murderers, Susan Neill-Fraser, has won a last-ditch effort to appeal for her freedom. Justice Michael Brett has ruled in the Hobart Supreme Court that there is ‘fresh and compelling’ evidence for the appeal. ... more
  • 24 mins Labor swaps Higgins candidate for high-profile contender Adelaidenow
    Labor has changed its candidate in the federal seat of Higgins, with Josh Spiegel withdrawing and being replaced by high-profile barrister Fiona McLeod SC. The Herald Sun’s James Campbell says the calibre of the new candidate suggests the party believes they have a chance of winning the blue-ribbon seat, which will be vacated by Minister Kelly O’Dwyer at the May election. Image: News Corp Australia ... more
  • 24 mins Attacks on English Mosques Investigated by Counterterrorism Police Adelaidenow
    UK counterterrorism police said they were investigating attacks on five mosques in Birmingham carried out in the early hours of March 21. A sledgehammer was used to smash a mosque’s windows in at least one of the attacks, the BBC reported. Credit: Cllr Majid Mahmood via Storyful ... more
  • 24 mins He’s 80, let’s clap Hans Adelaidenow
    HOBART real estate expert Hans Waldhoff has just turned 80, but he is showing no sign of slowing down just yet. ... more
  • 24 mins Free public transport for Crows AFLW final Adelaidenow
    Crowds heading to the Adelaide Oval for Sunday’s AFLW preliminary final between the Crows and Geelong will be able to use public transport for free. ... more
  • 24 mins Cyclone Veronica whipping up ‘destructive’ winds for Pilbara coast Adelaidenow
    Residents in northwest Western Australia are being warned that Cyclone Veronica is on course to unleash ‘destructive’ winds as it strikes the coast over the weekend. The category four storm is set to lash the Pilbara Coast from Friday evening, whipping up gale-force winds reaching 270 kilometres an hour. Image: News Corp Australia ... more
  • 3 hours Retired Uniting Church Reverend accused of historical sex offences granted bail Adelaidenow
    A former Uniting Church Reverend accused of historical sex offences has been granted bail on the Gold Coast. Maurice Wildish, 73, was charged with five counts of indecent treatment of a child under 16, alleged to have occurred between 1995 and 1997. Gold Coast detectives began investigating Wildish in 2015, and he was arrested by Victoria Police on Sunday before being extradited to Queensland to face court on Thursday morning. Wildish was granted conditional bail and will be allowed to return home to Victoria before fronting court on 2 April. ... more
  • 3 hours Extreme weather outlook Adelaidenow
    A state of emergency has been declared for the Northern Territory, while a severe tropical cyclone is barreling towards Western Australia's Pilbara coast. On the brighter side, these two systems will contribute to drought relief in parts of Queensland and New South Wales. Sky News Weather Meteorologist Rob Sharpe has the details. ... more
  • 3 hours Presenters make history with first deep sea TV bulletin Adelaidenow
    Presenters have descended hundreds of feet below the Indian Ocean to broadcast the world's first live TV news bulletin from under the sea. The launch of Deep Ocean Live saw presenter Anna Botting and Nekton mission pilot Randy Holt explore underwater life in a mini-submarine fitted with cameras to draw attention to the plight of the world's oceans. ... more
  • 3 hours Weather explained: Why does the length of day change through the year? Adelaidenow
    Sky News Weather Chief Meteorologist Tom Saunders has the details. ... more
  • 3 hours Motorcyclist injured in Labrador crash Adelaidenow
    A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital following a crash in Labrador this evening. ... more
  • 3 hours Disability taxi voucher scheme extended Adelaidenow
    More than 1200 people with a disability who were expecting their taxi voucher entitlement would be cut off from the end of June will continue to have access to the subsidy for a further six months, Transport Minister Stephan Knoll has announced. ... more
  • 3 hours National weather forecast Adelaidenow
    National weather forecast ... more
  • 3 hours Former Fan Favorite Isaiah Thomas Says ‘I’ll Be Back’ to Boston Celtic Fans Adelaidenow
    Denver Nuggets point guard Isaiah Thomas returned to Boston on March 18 to take on his former team, the Celtics, and may have hinted at a possible return to the city. Donny Porcaro shared a video of Thomas interacting with fans and posing for photos. “No fourth quarter here has been the same without you,” a fan is heard saying to Thomas, who replies “I’ll be back.” Thomas was traded from the team in 2017 and this marked his first appearance on court at TD Garden since then. The team shared a tribute video during a break in the game, ... more
  • 3 hours Queensland Police Hunt Wizard Who May Have Witnessed Grass Fire Adelaidenow
    Police in Heritage Park, Queensland, are seeking “muggle” assistance to help track down a wizard who may have witnessed a grass fire on Kimridge Drive on Tuesday, March 5. According to police, the wizard was seen in a cape cycling the streets of Heritage Park around the same time a grass fire broke out on March 5. Queensland Police released CCTV images of the wizard hurtling around a Heritage Park residential area in the hope that somebody might recognize the “young wizard.” “Inquiries with local muggles have been unsuccessful to solve this riddle, however, police have ruled out any involvement ... more
  • 3 hours Scott Morrison and Waleed Aly face off on The Project Adelaidenow
    Scott Morrison and Waleed Aly go head-to-head tonight on The Project after a feud over the PM's reported remarks on Muslims ... more
  • 4 hours UFC beef: Aussie star ‘off limits’ Adelaidenow |Sport
    UFC heavyweight Tai Tuivasa has suddenly become an ‘off limits’ topic for arch rival Justin Willis -- with the American this week refusing to speak with any Australian journalists. ... more
  • 4 hours Trainer keeps keen eye on clock Adelaidenow |Sport
    Mornington trainer Logan McGill has spent five months sweating on the times of every 955m race run under lights at The Valley. For him, $55,000 is at stake. ... more
  • 4 hours Cruel blow strikes down superstar Adelaidenow |Sport
    Live: AFL Round 1 teams ... more
  • 4 hours Supercoach Round 1 preview Adelaidenow |Sport
    Phantom looks at the SuperCoach in and outs for AFL round 1 ... more
  • 4 hours Raceday focus: Best bets at Albury, Port Macquarie Adelaidenow |Sport
    Big Harry is back and he’s ready to give Friday’s $180,000 Albury Gold Cup (2000m) a shake. That’s the opinion of Nothin’ Like Harry’s trainer Garry Worsnop, who says his four-year-old has bounced back well from a flop in a Highway Handicap (1800m) in February when sent out a $2.50 favourite with Hugh Bowman on board. ... more
  • 4 hours Force is with Snowden in hunt for third Slipper Adelaidenow |Sport
    Peter Snowden, the master trainer of two-year-olds, has dismissed the “back-up hoodoo” as an issue for brilliant colt Cosmic Force in the Group 1 $3.5 million Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. ... more
  • 4 hours Finch open to moving down order for World Cup Adelaidenow |Sport
    Aaron Finch says it “doesn’t matter” where he bats in the Australian line up, and is willing to demote himself down the order if it means him contributing to Australia’s World Cup defence in England. ... more
  • 4 hours Chicken wing returns: Rabbitohs prop on report for ugly tackle Adelaidenow |Sport
    South Sydney forward Liam Knight is in hot water for a chicken wing tackle on St George Illawarra prop James Graham. ... more
  • 6 hours Port launches dating comp for single fans Adelaidenow |AFL
    Port Adelaide has launched a dating competition designed to match Power fans looking for love. ... more
  • 6 hours Live: Cruel blow strikes down superstar Adelaidenow |AFL
    Live: AFL Round 1 teams ... more
  • 6 hours Garry Lyon roasted by Seven’s squadron Adelaidenow |AFL
    We all have those parts of our career we’d probably rather forget but for Garry Lyon his broadcasting past has come back to life. ... more
  • 6 hours Fast free SuperCoach rookie ratings Adelaidenow |AFL
    There have been more than three months of SuperCoach talk since the prices for 2019 were first released back in December. But this article is going to tell you what you need to know. ... more
  • 6 hours Scott Morrison weighs in on Tayla Harris controversy Adelaidenow |AFL
    The Prime Minister has commented on the Tayla Harris photo controversy, calling online trolls cowardly 'grubs'. ... more
  • 6 hours Aker’s golf ban after cheating claims Adelaidenow |AFL
    Brisbane Lions three-time premiership player Jason Akermanis has been sensationally banned from a local golf club, according to a report from the Herald Sun. ... more
  • 6 hours Bad news hidden in good job figures Adelaidenow |Biz
    Australia’s economy has been sombre and morose in recent times. It feels like everything keeps going wrong. But then the unemployment data comes in and it tells us that feeling is wrong. This month’s unemployment rate is an amazing low figure — in the promised lands below 5 per cent. ... more
  • 6 hours Unemployment hits eight-year low Adelaidenow |Biz
    Australia’s unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage points in February to an eight-year low of 4.9 per cent, but the number of people in full-time work also dropped for the third time in four months. ... more
  • 6 hours Market Close 21 Mar 19: ASX 200 recovers from early weakness after employment growth misses expectations Adelaidenow |Biz
    The ASX 200 recovered from early losses when the ASX 200 was down as much as 30 points after investors baulked in response to weaker employment growth in the last month. February employment numbers were weaker than expected, although the unemployment rate fell due to fewer people looking for work. A recovery in banks led the turnaround for the market, while Mining and energy stocks were the most improved against the weaker trend. ... more
  • 6 hours Hamish Blake explains his bonkers new TV show Adelaidenow |Ent
    Hamish Blake is happy to admit that he was a tad … apprehensive when he was asked to host a new show about people building LEGO. ... more
  • 6 hours Giant cost of Meghan’s maternity wardrobe Adelaidenow |Ent
    That’s one pricey pregnancy. ... more
  • 6 hours Waleed and PM to face off on The Project Adelaidenow |Ent
    Scott Morrison and Waleed Aly will go head-to-head tonight on The Project after a feud over the TV star repeating claims about Prime Minister’s reported remarks on Muslims. ... more
  • 6 hours Scrapped Forrest Gump sequel revealed Adelaidenow |Ent
    One of the most iconic movies of the 1990s very nearly got a sequel. ... more
  • 6 hours Queen sends message to Meghan Adelaidenow |Ent
    Who thinks a morning out with their grandmother-in-law sounds like fun? Most 92-year-olds need sit downs and cups of tea and regular reminders the Korean War is over. However, if your name is Kate Middleton, the answer is a resounding YES. ... more
  • 6 hours TV legend’s diva demands revealed Adelaidenow |Ent
    WARNING: Graphic content ... more
  • 6 hours Pubs’ drastic move to shame Gladys Adelaidenow
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  • 6 hours Shock statistic that shames Australia Adelaidenow
    Did you know that Australia’s indigenous people on average die 10 to 17 years earlier than other Australians? ... more
  • 6 hours Extreme winds, heavy rainfall continue after cyclone Adelaidenow
    POLICE are urging Far North Queenslanders to exercise extreme caution as Tropical Cyclone Trevor continues on its destructive path. It comes as mass evacuations are taking place across large areas of the Northern Territory as authorities prepare for the arrival of the cyclone. ... more
  • 6 hours Clown Doctors bring cheer to sick kids Adelaidenow
    DIG deep into your pockets today to help the Clown Doctors on their annual fundraising appeal to help sick Tasmanian kids. ... more
  • 6 hours CCTV video after Christchurch mosque attack Adelaidenow
    CCTV footage appears to suggest the alleged Christchurch gunman also shot at pedestrians. Courtesy: CNN ... more
  • 6 hours A NSW Labor govt would ‘defy all good sense’ Adelaidenow
    Sky News host Peta Credlin says it would ‘defy all good sense’ if the March 23 election saw the current Berejiklian government in New South Wales replaced by the Labor opposition, a party with ‘slick slogans but almost no policy’. Ms Credlin called Labor leader Michael Daley’s performance on the Sky News/Daily Telegraph People’s Forum debate on Wednesday ‘an embarrassing demonstration that he’s not up to the job of being premier’. The political commentator believes current Premier Gladys Berejiklian has ‘competently managed’ the state, is ‘nice to a fault and incredibly hard working’. ... more
  • 6 hours New Zealand bans semi-automatics after Christchurch shooting Adelaidenow
    Jacinda Ardern has announced major changes to New Zealand's gun laws following the Christchurch attack, with all military-style semi-automatic weapons to be banned. The reforms include a buyback scheme that officials currently estimate could cost up to $200 million. There will also be a ban on assault rifles, high capacity magazines, and certain modification parts. Speaking on Thursday, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said 'in short, every semi-automatic weapon used in the terrorist attack on Friday will be banned in this country'. ... more
  • 6 hours Daley is ‘Captain Cancellation’, canning projects and jobs: Perrottet Adelaidenow
    New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet says NSW Labor Leader Michael Daley is ‘Captain Cancellation’, with a campaign focussed on extra taxes, shrinking the economy and cancelling projects. Mr Perrottet says the government’s decisions to turn the state’s finance s around have all been opposed by Labor. Mr Perrottet says Wednesday night’s Sky News/Daily Telegraph People’s Forum debate showed the differences between the two parties, ‘a clash between spin and substance’. Image: News Corp Australia ... more
  • 6 hours Fishing village expecting Cyclone Trevor wipe-out Adelaidenow
    AT a fishing lodge on the McArthur River, some 40km north west of Borroloola, Ashley Garner is expecting sheer devastation when Cyclone Trevor makes landfall. ... more
  • 6 hours World’s Largest Civil Cargo Aircraft Lands in Adelaide Adelaidenow
    Antonov Civil and Humanitarian Aid Cargo Aircraft, AN-124-100, touches down in Adelaide. We meet the sales manager and crew to tell us a little bit more about this Russian plane. ... more
  • 8 hours TAB market update: GEORGE RYDER Adelaidenow |Sport
    TAB market update: GEORGE RYDER. ... more
  • 8 hours Off & Racing: Golden Slipper Preview – March 21 Adelaidenow |Sport
    The Daily Telegraph's Ray Thomas, Tony Thomas and Matt Jones are joined by the TAB's Gerard Middleton to look at all the weekend's huge races headlined by Winx & the Golden Slipper. ... more
  • 8 hours TAB market update: GOLDEN SLIPPER Adelaidenow |Sport
    TAB market update: GOLDEN SLIPPER. ... more
  • 8 hours TAB market update: RANVET STAKES Adelaidenow |Sport
    TAB market update: RANVET STAKES. ... more
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