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11 March 2018 1:53 AM Tiger Woods closes in on first win in almost five years

Whatever the outcome, Woods has left no doubt in his past two events that he is destined for further glory, as long as his body holds up and excitement for next month's Masters is going into overdrive. Swinging with a club head speed measured by laser as the fastest in the field on Saturday, he mixed power with precision on a day conducive to low scores 20

4 March 2018 7:12 AM Gerald Ryan wants to become the second most successful Black Opal Stakes trainer

"I certainly don't mind coming down to Canberra for the Black Opal and I'd like to try and win another but I've only got one entered this year," Ryan said. "Legend of Condor has taken a while to get fit but he ran well yesterday [Saturday] and I think he'll improve again next week. "Mark Zahra will ride him, the plan is try and get him into the Slipper 30

10 February 2018 7:48 AM The moment proving Canberra's Nick Winter belongs in Sheffield Shield cricket

"I was going to stop bowling but I said to Coops [captain Tom Cooper] 'we'll go one more' and we just really tried to target going full and straight," Winter said. "It's pretty obvious with the Dukes that they swing more so we just tried to target his stumps. He crunched the one before that so maybe he thought he could capitalise on those drives and lucky 2

9 February 2018 9:25 AM Champion Australian javelin thrower Jarrod Bannister dies

Australia's champion javelin thrower Jarrod Bannister has died suddenly overnight in the Netherlands. Bannister, who won gold in the javelin at the Delhi Commonwealth Games and was the national record holder, had been training and living in Holland with his girlfriend. Jarrod Bannister had won gold for Australia at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, and held the national 10

7 February 2018 1:54 AM Alaska Airlines pilot flew when three times over alcohol limit

Santa Ana: A former Alaska Airlines pilot will plead guilty in California to a charge of flying a passenger plane while drunk. Federal prosecutors say David Hans Arntson of Newport Beach will be sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison. In 2014, Arntson flew an Alaska Airlines flight from San Diego International Airport to Portland, Oregon, and then a second 14

4 February 2018 9:13 PM Conservative Cyprus president wins run-off to land second term

Nicosia: Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades won a second five-year term on Sunday as voters gave a thumbs-up to his record in containing an economic meltdown in 2013 and conducting abortive peace talks with the Turkish Cypriots. With all votes counted, the conservative had 56 per cent of the vote against 44 per cent for the leftist-backed Stavros Malas 29

2 February 2018 8:13 AM Union official who denied bribery allegations takes over CFMEU

A union official who was accused of bribery and making death threats in a royal commission has been elected as the new head of the NSW branch of the militant construction union. Assistant secretary Darren Greenfield on Friday replaced Brian Parker, who is nick-named "sparkles", as state secretary of the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union 14

1 February 2018 5:39 AM Baseball Australia ban Canberra Cavalry's Jason Sloan for four years

BA chief executive Cam Vale said baseball was a World Anti-Doping Agency compliant sport and said BA didn't comment on issues of WADA compliance. "We want to ensure that the athlete is supported. That could come from family, it could come from Baseball Canberra or ourselves," Vale said. Sloan played 104 games for the Cavalry across five ABL seasons and had established 8

31 January 2018 8:35 PM House of Cards resumes production, with Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear

Kevin Spacey is out, but House of Cards has brought in two new Oscar calibre stars. Netflix this week resumed production on the final season of its popular series, minus its disgraced star, but with the addition of new high-profile cast members: Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear. Professional boxer Anthony Mundine tells I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here contestants 16

24 January 2018 3:51 AM Queensland chief scientist in court on 31 new charges

Queensland's suspended chief scientist has briefly faced court charged with 31 additional counts of fraud. Suzanne Miller appeared in Brisbane Magistrates Court on Wednesday after she was slapped with the extra offences in December. The Crime and Corruption Commission alleges she used a state government corporate card to buy more than $30,000 worth of items 17