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3 October 2018 2:00 PM Canberra BMX star Caroline Buchanan's intimate Nevada wedding

"I just wanted it intimate. I didn't want it about props or the add-ons. None of that mattered," Buchanan said. "I just wanted our two families together from opposite sides of the world, a chance for our brothers to meet for the first time and our parents to see each other for the third time in nine years. "It was important for me to make it a memorable 22

9 June 2018 12:55 AM Horn claims Top Rank 'dodgied' scales for botched title fight weigh-in

Horn, who didn't look dried out by any means, insisted he wasn't stressed by the incident but said he believed it was another part of a plan by the Top Rank, Crawford's promoter, to ensure their fighter left with the WBO strap. "I had to go upstairs and have a hot shower for a few minutes. I wasn't stressed because I know exactly what their team wanted 39

6 June 2018 6:44 AM Why a supreme Jeff Horn should have you racing to the bookies

"The Pacquiao fight, people thought that was a fluke or I didn’t actually win it. Then they saw me fight [Gary] Corcoran and they think Corcoran wasn’t any good," Horn told Fairfax Media. "Now they have no excuses if I fight one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world and beat him. They can’t say it’s a fluke every time, can they? "If I’m able to pull this off and pull this upset 38

14 February 2018 2:07 AM Mandalay Bay likely home for Jeff Horn and Terance Crawford as bout shifts from New York to Las Vegas

The Garden won't be Eden for Jeff Horn, whose welterweight title fight against pound-for-pound ace Terence Crawford will now unfold at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas instead of New York City. Horn, the WBO champion, looked as if he would defend his belt against the brilliant Nebraskan at Madison Square Garden on April 14. But a late change will see the fight 53

13 October 2017 11:33 PM Las Vegas shooting: Police offer new timeline of events, say Paddock targeted jet fuel tanks

Las Vegas investigators have offered a new version of events in a shifting timeline surrounding the deadliest shooting in modern US history, as they described how the gunman opened fire on nearby airport jet fuel tanks and on police officers arriving at the massacre. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo held a highly anticipated news conference alongside 50

10 October 2017 7:52 PM Homes destroyed, residents killed as explosive wildfires burn California wine country

HUNDREDS of extra firefighters have been sent to battle deadly wildfires in Northern California that have killed 15 people. Among the dead were 100-year-old Charles Rippey and his 98-year-old wife Sara Rippey. The couple, married for 75 years, couldn’t escape their burning Silverado Resort, Napa home. “The only thing worse would have been if one survived 84

10 October 2017 12:45 AM California wildfires: Ten dead, tens of thousands flee as fires rip through Napa, Orange County

Wildfires fanned by strong winds have ripped through Californian wine country, killing at least 10 people, forcing some 20,000 residents to flee and destroying 1,500 homes and businesses. Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for Northern California's wine-making Napa, Sonoma, and Yuba counties as the blazes raged unchecked and engulfed 43

7 October 2017 4:07 AM Las Vegas shooting: Stephen Paddock’s girlfriend reveals how he lay in bed ‘moaning and screaming’

WAS he radicalised? Did debt drive him to kill? Or was he mentally ill? Investigators say they’re looking at every aspect of the Las Vegas shooter’s life, hunting for a motive. Undersheriff Kevin McMahill from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department told media: “We’re very confident there was not another shooter in that room. “What I cannot confirm 114

6 October 2017 8:43 PM UFC 216: Kevin Lee weigh-in fails on first attempt of 19-pound weight cut, Tony Ferguson

DRAMA hit yet another UFC weigh-in on Saturday (AEST), with interim lightweight title contender Kevin Lee needing a second attempt and a doctor’s clearance to make weight for his bout with Tony Ferguson at UFC 216. Ferguson, favourite for the Las Vegas match-up, made weight at exactly 155 pounds (70kg) for the anticipated fight, which should decide the next opponent 40

6 October 2017 12:22 AM NRA agrees to target 'bump stocks' after Las Vegas massacre

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - The U.S. gun lobby, which has seldom embraced new firearms-control measures, voiced a readiness on Thursday to restrict a rifle accessory that enabled a Las Vegas gunman to strafe a crowd with bursts of sustained heavy fire as if from an automatic weapon. Police have said the shooter, Stephen Paddock, equipped 12 of his weapons 62