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26 December 2017 3:59 AM Two more Triple M presenters distance themselves from 'Ozzest 100' countdown

Wil Anderson isn't the only high-profile Triple M personality to distance himself from the network's "Ozzest 100". Radio royalty Mick Molloy and Jane Kennedy recently told listeners they believe Australia Day shouldn't be held on January 26. "I'm speaking for myself here, but I would like to see Australia Day moved so everyone can enjoy it," Molloy said. "If you want to do it, include 39 1

22 December 2017 1:29 PM Aspiring young cyclist killed after being hit by a car near Bendigo

The Australian cycling community is in mourning after the tragic death of an aspiring young athlete who was hit and killed by a car near Bendigo, just days before Christmas. Cycling Australia has named the cyclist as Jason Lowndes, and his current team Israel Cycling Academy confirmed his death in social media posts. Israel Cycling Academy issued a statement 29

4 December 2017 1:15 AM Canberra jockey Samara Johnson killed in car crash, trainer Garry Kirkup seriously injured

Canberra track work rider and picnic jockey Samara Johnson has died in a car crash, while her partner and Thoroughbred Park trainer Garry Kirkup was seriously injured. New South Wales Police confirmed the the 25-year-old was killed in the single-vehicle crash on Gundagai Road at Eurongilly, 41km west of Gundagai, just before 2.30pm Sunday. It is understood 58

25 November 2017 6:34 AM Collingwood would have taken Nathan Murphy at pick six, if not for Jaidyn Stephenson

It is a post-draft cliche for clubs to boast about their bargains and tell anyone who will listen how they couldn't believe a certain player was still available at a given pick. But in the case of Collingwood and Nathan Murphy, the Magpies really did have something to crow about. The Magpies took Murphy at pick 39, their second selection at Friday night's 50 1

16 November 2017 11:06 AM George Takei congratulates Australia on gay marriage vote, denies sex harassment claims

Star Trek icon George Takei has used his Australian tour to congratulate the country on the outcome of the same-sex marriage survey and once again deny sexually harassing a former model in the early 1980s. The 80-year-old actor, speaking at the Melbourne Town Hall on Thursday evening, labelled the allegations a "fantastical claim". "I was completely 33

8 November 2017 3:30 AM Ashes 2017-18: David Warner is no fun to play against, says Stuart Broad

While those comments received a mixed reception, veteran quick Broad said Warner had the type of personality needed to make a great team. "He's one of those blokes who is not that enjoyable to play against, but if he's in your team you love him. "You have characters like that in most successful sports teams, don't you? Someone who if he's in the field 32

29 October 2017 11:38 PM Rugby League world mourns death of cancer sufferer Matt Callander

THE rugby league world is mourning the death today of Matt Callander after a long struggle with brain cancer. The 46-year-old won the admiration of players, fans and all involved in rugby league for his brave fight to beat the hideous disease over the last two years. Callander, a father of four, underwent several rounds of surgery as he courageously 49

26 October 2017 7:46 PM Donald Trump declares opioid epidemic a public health emergency, critics point to lack of funding

US President Donald Trump has declared America's opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency — a step that will expand access to medical services in rural areas but won't bring new dollars to fight an epidemic that kills nearly 100 Americans a day. "This epidemic is a national health emergency," Mr Trump said in a speech at the White House, where 74

26 October 2017 3:11 PM Nintendo Download: 26th October (Europe)

Super Mario Odyssey! The Mummy Demastered! Halloween Sales! Much more! Another Nintendo Download Update is live in Europe, and it's a big one. In addition to Mario's notable arrival on Switch we have a whole lot of other tempting options, along with the usual DLC add-ons and discounts. Let's get to it! Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo, €59.99 / £49.99) - A huge release 92

17 October 2017 5:55 PM Why Nine’s pay talks with Lisa Wilkinson broke down

CHANNEL 9 staffers have dished on why they refused to pay, saying Lisa’s multimillion-dollar demands would have cost jobs. The former Today show host abruptly quit the network on Monday, with Nine saying it had “been unable to meet expectations of Lisa Wilkinson and her manager on a contract renewal”. “I went to an incredible amount of trouble to build 108