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21 June 2018 7:59 AM Canberra's Chima Moneke prepared to take hard road to NBA dream

Moneke, who was born in Nigeria but moved to Canberra as a child, is determined to chase his goal, even if that means doing it the hard way. He has hired agent Anita Smith and has worked with Hanlen to prepare his body for the NBA world. "There are several teams who have expressed an interest in Chima and want to take a look at him in the Summer League 5

7 April 2018 1:48 AM LeBron, Curry, Harden headline Team USA squad for next three years

The 35-player squad included 17 gold medallists. The only surprise was the omission of Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell, who has emerged as one of the NBA’s rising stars, pushing Australia’s Ben Simmons for rookie-of-the-year honours. San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich will coach the side at the two major tournaments. Respected former NBA coach 21

11 February 2018 9:56 AM NBA: Ben Simmons and Thon Maker step up for Philadelphia 76ers and Milwaukee Bucks

Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons scored 14 points in his latest NBA double double while Thon Maker had 13 points for the Milwaukee Bucks as both Australians were on winning sides on Saturday. Simmons' Sixers overpowered the Los Angeles Clippers 112-98 to claim their third-straight victory while Maker's Bucks beat the Orlando Magic 111-104. Simmons 45

10 February 2018 12:52 AM Body believed to be missing north Queensland man found on isolated cattle property

A body, believed to be that of a missing north Queensland man, has been found on an isolated cattle property near Mount Isa after a land and air search on Friday. Dallas Pyke, 37, was reported missing after he left Cairns on December 30 but never arrived in Mount Isa as planned. He was last heard from by a truck driver, who made contact with Mr Pyke via radio 40

8 February 2018 10:24 PM Missing Queensland man's car found on isolated cattle property

A Toyota Landcruiser belonging to missing Queensland man Dallas Pyke has been found on an isolated cattle property north east of Mount Isa. The vehicle was spotted on Wednesday evening by a local helicopter pilot and reported to police. The 37-year-old went missing after failing to arrive in Mount Isa after leaving Cairns on December 30. He last made contact 40

30 January 2018 4:20 AM Qantas Dreamliners to take off from Brisbane to LA

The last remaining Boeing 747 service to Brisbane will be abolished by the end of the year as Qantas's Boeing 787-900 Dreamliners take to the skies in daily flights to Los Angeles. The announcement comes on the heels of Emirates cutting A380 services to Brisbane, although that move could be temporary, and brings to an end the era of the double-decker 17 1

22 January 2018 3:34 AM New England Patriots rally from 10 down to beat Jacksonville Jaguars, win AFC title

Tom Brady capped a game-winning drive with a 4-yard TD pass to Danny Amendola with 2 minutes and 48 seconds remaining to send the New England Patriots back to the Super Bowl with a 24-20 victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship game on Sunday. Brady, who was questionable for the game with a right hand injury, showed no ill effects 24

28 October 2017 3:10 AM Capacity Cox Plate crowd warned to 'pack a poncho'

A capacity crowd is expected at Moonee Valley to witness champion mare Winx chase her 22nd consecutive win and third Cox Plate on the trot on Saturday. But those 32,000-odd punters have been told to pack wet weather gear along with their fascinators, frocks and fancy suits with cool conditions and the chance of showers throughout the day. Sam McClure 40

27 October 2017 9:48 AM JFK files: Here's what we have learned from the previously classified documents

Twenty-five years ago, the United States Congress ordered sealed files pertaining to the investigation into John Fitzgerald Kennedy's death should be fully opened to the public by October 26, 2017. But more than 300 files are still under wraps after the CIA and FBI requested they not be made public. In one of the documents, longtime FBI boss J Edgar 87

26 October 2017 10:04 AM JFK files likely to expose CIA cover-up, say experts

IT’S the mystery that still baffles 55 years on — the assassination of JFK. Now, with the release of CIA files, the world may be one step closer to finding the truth. For decades, the existence of secret US government files linked to Kennedy’s assassination on that sunny day in Dallas has helped fuel conspiracy theories that others besides Lee Harvey 147