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24 February 2018 9:00 AM Canberra golfer Matt Millar is on the cusp of a second New Zealand PGA Championship

Millar admitted to "enjoying things a bit too much" following his round at Royal Canberra and was up early the next day for his flight to New Zealand. Unable to get a direct flight out of Canberra, he was delayed in Sydney which led to a missed connection in Auckland and from there things got awry. "They said go to the desk and they'll get you a hotel 14

14 February 2018 12:04 PM Sydney FC slump to home defeat against Suwon Bluewings in Asian Champions League

Sydney FC's hopes of replicating their A-League success in Asia were dealt an early blow after losing their crucial opening group match to Suwon Bluewings and surrendering their imposing home record. For the first time in 683 days, the Sky Blues walked down the tunnel at Allianz Stadium with the unfamiliar sour taste of defeat after slumping to a 2-0 loss at home to the Korean 17

10 February 2018 3:33 AM Investment gamble pays off as Matt Campbell lands Porsche Le Mans deal

Australia's Matt Campbell is set to follow in Mark Webber's footsteps, taking on the World Endurance Championship and 24 Hours of Le Mans with Porsche. The newly minted Porsche junior started life as a factory-backed racing driver by outgunning highly-fancied racers in identical 911 GT3 R machinery in qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour last week where 30

9 February 2018 6:29 AM Man charged after 12kg of cocaine allegedly found in false bottom of suitcase

A 24-year-old man from the US has been charged with importing drugs, after he was allegedly found with 12 kilograms of cocaine in the lining of his suitcase. Russell Dickinson landed at Sydney Airport on a flight from Chile on Thursday night and was picked by Australian Border Force officers for a bag search. The ABF alleges that, after Mr Dickinson's 13

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

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 11 1

29 January 2018 11:57 PM Groovin The Moo lineup announced for 2018

The 2018 Groovin The Moo lineup has been announced, revealing what promoters promised would be an "epic" list of acts. Australian rock royalty Paul Kelly and Grinspoon will be joined by heavy rockers Amity Affliction, Flight Facilities and fellow locals Alex Lahey, Ball Park Music, Vera Blue, Baker Boys and Tkay Maidza. International acts Lady Leshurr 25

29 January 2018 8:48 PM Serial stowaway nabbed at US airport again

Marilyn Hartman, of Grayslake, was taken into custody early on Sunday and charged with misdemeanour trespassing on state land and violating the conditions of her bail bond that were set last week by the judge who warned her to stay away from airports. Police say they were responding to a call of someone refusing to leave the airport when they spotted 31

23 January 2018 1:49 AM Second group of refugees leave Manus bound for the United States

A second group of Manus Island refugees – a planeload of 40 men mostly from Afghanistan and Pakistan – have left Papua New Guinea bound for the United States under the resettlement deal with Washington. The men left aboard a Philippine Airlines flight on Tuesday morning and will land in Manila ahead of a flight to the United States. They bring to 94 the total 22

19 January 2018 4:20 AM As NASA reveals stunning images, Antarctica had record low sea-ice coverage in 2017

NASA has released stunning photos of the Antarctic ice caps after its most recent expeditions last year. However, Antarctica had a record-low sea ice coverage of 6.61 million square kilometres in 2017, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said in its latest report. In November last year, NASA conducted two missions as part of its Operation 12