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26 February 2018 6:34 AM Canberra para-swimmer David Bale prepares for national swimming trials

"I went to a physio who specialised in neuro and she recommended a prosthetist who designed some walking aids. I use a walking cane and then I have a splint for that leg." Six to eight months later, the Tuggeranong swim club member's "left hand went". "It just locked up and wouldn't work, that's just an ongoing thing that comes and goes," Bale said. "Some 27

16 January 2018 6:29 AM Australian Open 2018: Milos Raonic slumps to early exit at Melbourne Park

Former world No.3 Milos Raonic was sent tumbling out of the Australian Open first round by Lukas Lacko on Tuesday, the Canadian's earliest grand slam exit since the 2011 French Open. On the comeback trail after a 2017 season disrupted by injury, Raonic looked off the pace as he was picked apart 6-7(5), 7-5, 6-4, 7-6(4) by the 86th-ranked Slovak on showcourt 20

27 October 2017 12:18 AM Who deserves an AFL lifeline? Delisted free agents polarise AFL greats

THERE have been some shock axings this off-season, with a number of players shown the door by their AFL clubs. But a glimmer of hope remains for a plethora of players, who may be picked up by rival clubs during the delisted free agency period, which kicks off on Monday. A number of those candidates have been spruiking their talent on the airwaves, with former 41

2 October 2017 5:20 PM Miller ruled out of Japanese MotoGP after breaking leg

The 22-year-old Queenslander, who is leaving the Belgium-based team for Pramac Ducati at the end of the season, had surgery in Barcelona on Saturday to insert a plate and eight screws. "Miller already has some mobility in the injured leg, but will head back to Andorra today to start an intense programme of physiotherapy designed to get him back on the bike for the Australian 33

23 August 2017 9:02 AM Train delays: Motorised scooter drives onto tracks at Flinders Street Station

A man has been injured after a motorised scooter drove onto railway tracks at Flinders Street Station. Metro Trains has warned of delays up to 15 minutes on the Werribee, Williamstown, Pakenham, Frankston and Cranbourne lines due to the scooter on the tracks. The Metropolitan Fire Brigade received a call about 5pm to assist Ambulance Victoria with a man whose 35

3 July 2017 1:20 AM Elderly man killed in mobility scooter crash in Dianella

An elderly man has died after the mobility scooter he was riding crashed into a four-wheel drive in Dianella on Sunday. Around 5.15pm, a 91-year-old man was riding his mobility scooter near the intersection of intersection of Yirrigan Drive and Coralberry Crescent, when he collided with a Mitsubishi Outlander. The rider of the mobility scooter was taken 39

29 June 2017 10:22 AM How the iPhone begat shadow IT and enterprise mobility

While Apple hasn't missed the enterprise boat, its success is due largely to the popularity of the iPhone Ten years ago today, the first iPhone arrived, sporting an all-new user interface built on a multi-touch screen and a virtual keyboard that soon replaced all that had come before for mobile devices. Combined with internet access and, later, an online 163

6 June 2017 8:56 PM » Young boy’s wheelchair stolen from Reservoir home

An 11-year-old boy has had his wheelchair stolen in Reservoir, just days after being released from critical care in hospital. The theft from his family’s Henty Street home happened sometime between 4.30pm and 7pm on Monday. The young boy has spent the last 25 days in a critical care unit recovering from a serious lung infection. His mother says the heartless 109

27 May 2017 6:21 AM What we learned: Jake Stringer stars in return from injury for Western Bulldogs bagging five goals

JAKE Stringer was not only ‘the package’, but the entire package for the Western Bulldogs in the first half against St Kilda. At the main break Stringer had kicked four of the Bulldogs’ five goals. He was denied a fifth with a poster, and had every right to blaze away on another occasion but selflessly centred the ball. A seventh shot, a snap around 48

25 May 2017 6:39 AM Harry Speath recalls when he last saw his children who were abducted by their mum

HARRY Speath fought back tears today as he recounted the last time he saw his son Tom and daughter Serena. His children are among a rising number of Australian kids being abducted by one of their own parents. They’ve been missing for two and a half years now. Tom, then aged four, had been distraught. His father couldn’t work out why. Serena was also acting 76