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  1. 'A kick, three punches and a stomp': Not guilty police officer found to be acting as an automaton

    A police officer who kicked, punched and stomped on a man after he was involved in a high-speed crash during a pursuit has been found not guilty of assault after the prosecution failed to prove he knew what he was…
  2. India condemns deadly shooting of engineer in Kansas as FBI probes 'hate crime'

    A shooting in a Kansas bar on Wednesday that left one Indian engineer dead and another injured has escalated into an international incident amid fears the attack was motivated by…
  3. Donald Trump, among friends, uses Conservative Political Action Conference speech to attack media

    US President Donald Trump declared himself among friends as he began speaking Friday at an annual gathering of conservative activists and told the crowd that he would serve them…
  4. Leicester should name stadium after sacked Ranieri, says Mourinho

    Leicester City should honour sacked title-winning manager Claudio Ranieri by naming their stadium after him, says Manchester United's Jose…
  5. Judge limits the number of witnesses at Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

    A judge will let only one other accuser testify at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial to support charges the comedian drugged and molested a woman at his estate near…
  6. Donald Trump slams FBI 'leakers' amid reports the bureau refused to deny Russian links

    President Donald Trump has lashed out once again at US intelligence agencies, calling out the Federal Bureau of Investigation over leaks that have hobbled his administration amid reports of pre-inauguration contacts with…
  7. Why Ellie Brush was always made for AFL Women's success at the GWS Giants

    Ellie Brush has always had AFL footy in her blood, and she's making every post a winner at the…
  8. From Trinidad to Sydney: the rise of Swifts super import Sam Wallace

    Sam Wallace has traded the beaches of Trinidad for the hustle and bustle of Sydney to play with the…
  9. NRL season 2017: Manly Sea Eagles recruit Jackson Hastings wants to end feud with Roosters

    Jackson Hastings is hoping to end his family's feud with the Roosters after making the transition from Bondi to…
  10. Pushed around at work? Here's how to stop the bully

    Sometimes it can be obvious, like a manager repeatedly yelling at and calling an employee offensive names, but bullying can also occur between work colleagues on social…
  11. Australia v India Test series: Sridharan Sriram, the spin guru behind Steve O'Keefe's stunning spell in Pune

    Game breaker Steve O'Keefe paid tribute to Cricket Australia's spin guru for sparking the change that enabled the left-armer to produce a potentially match-winning spell in the first…
  12. Reality check on insanity of wage growth

    Do we have record low interest rates? Tick. Stagnant wages and chronic underpayment of workers? Definite tick. Added to that, wages for many actually will fall thanks to the Fair Work Commission decision on Sunday penalty rates ("Paying the penalty: thousands face wage cuts", February 24). Now we are told the Reserve Bank board is agonising over whether to cut interest rates further to help wages growth. Reportedly, it's Albert Einstein who said "The definition of insanity is doing the same…
  13. How Brad Pitt went from Hollywood hunk to movie mogul

    For more than a decade Brad Pitt has been carefully building a plan B, as a producer. It looks to be paying off big…
  14. Bumper crowd expected at first Super Netball double-header

    Giants shooter Jo Harten says her side must improve ahead of their clash with West Coast this…
  15. New board signals end of factionalism at Parramatta Eels

    The days of factionalism are over at Parramatta after the club announced a new board of directors to replace the ones sacked by the…
  16. Six Nations: Ben Te'o handed England start as Eddie Jones makes four changes for Italy clash

    Ben Te'o will make his first international start after being named at outside-centre for England in Sunday's Six Nations clash against Italy at Twickenham, one of four changes to the team that beat Wales two weeks…
  17. Road toll climbs higher after crash in country Victoria

    A crash between a car and a small truck in country Victoria has claimed the life of a man, pushing the Victorian road toll to 32 so far this…
  18. Sekope Kepu relishing front-row battle with old teammate Tatafu Polota-Nau

    Waratahs prop Sekope Kepu says he can't wait to pack down against former teammate Tatafu Polota-Nau on Saturday but has warned the Western Force's new recruit they won't be mates when they get onto the turf of Allianz Stadium in the opening round of Super…
  19. Queensland Reds survive roller-coaster night to eclipse Sharks in opener

    A new-look Reds side took plenty of time to click while Pat Lambie missed the kick that counted as Queensland started their Super Rugby season with a narrow victory in…
  20. Australia v India Test series 2017: Wonder spell from Steve O'Keefe hits hosts for six

    Australia has a priceless opportunity to post a rare Test victory in India after Steve O'Keefe made spin great Shane Warne eat his words by producing a stunning career-best performance to turn the series opener on its…