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14 October 2018 4:20 AM Socceroos scapegoat Kruse focused on teammates and goals

It was never the criticism on social media that Robbie Kruse cared about, it was that of his teammates and coaches. The Socceroos winger was the target of abuse by online trolls during Australia's 2018 World Cup campaign but has received nothing but support from his peers for his performances. Speaking for the first time since the tournament, Kruse says he paid little 34

27 September 2018 8:42 AM Capital Football send Tuggeranong president 'please explain' letter

The matter was discussed on Wednesday night and the board instead opted to send Thiele a letter to give him the opportunity to put his side forward. Interestingly, it's widely known Thiele is expected to step down as Tuggeranong president at the club's next annual general meeting after many years of service, raising questions why the threats were made in the first 20

21 August 2018 2:00 PM Sick of motherhood statements, ACT soccer referees are ready to revolt

Capital's premier soccer competition is facing a referee revolt on the eve of the finals series amidst claims abuse of officials has reached its worst point in 10 years. Overall, there are 36 incidents where match officials believe Capital Football has not adequately sanctioned offenders in recent years. They range from physical abuse (including punching 27

31 May 2018 8:00 AM Players' boss Harby-Williams targets minimum wage increase for Super Netball

Each club has $675,726 to spend on its 10 rostered players which includes $500,000 in total player payments, $150,000 in educational, ambassador or employment opportunities, plus allowances for technology and health insurance. The minimum wage is set at $27,375, some $40,000 shy of the average salary. "We haven't got down to the specifics yet, but there 43

10 February 2018 3:33 AM Woman charged with terrorism after alleged 'Islamic State' stabbing

A 24-year-old Bangladeshi woman who has been in the country for less than a fortnight has faced court charged with terrorism after an alleged "Islamic State-inspired" stabbing in Mill Park. Momena Shoma, a student and Bangladeshi national, was remanded in custody on a terrorism-related charge after facing Melbourne Magistrates Court during a brief hearing 110

2 February 2018 8:13 AM Union official who denied bribery allegations takes over CFMEU

A union official who was accused of bribery and making death threats in a royal commission has been elected as the new head of the NSW branch of the militant construction union. Assistant secretary Darren Greenfield on Friday replaced Brian Parker, who is nick-named "sparkles", as state secretary of the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union 118

21 January 2018 4:02 AM Man intentionally crashes, woman rescued

Members of the public helped rescue a woman being held against her will in a car that crashed north of Brisbane on Saturday. Queensland Police say the man forced his way into a vehicle around 6pm on Saturday and stopped the woman inside, who was known to him, from leaving. He threatened to harm the woman and drove at high-speed Anzac Avenue at Redcliffe 46

12 January 2018 8:30 PM North Korea praises controversial book, says it 'foretells end of Trump'

Seoul: North Korea has praised American author Michael Wolff's controversial book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, taking pleasure from it's jaw-dropping account of chaos and dysfunction under President Donald Trump. The North's main newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, says the book's sales reflect what it calls "rapidly surging anti-Trump sentiments 102

11 January 2018 10:26 PM Malaysia approves new search for MH370

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's government says it has approved a new attempt by a private company to find the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, nearly four years after its disappearance sparked one of aviation's biggest mysteries. The Houston, Texas-based company Ocean Infinity dispatched a search vessel this past week to look in the southern Indian 174

4 January 2018 7:04 AM The Project rolls out new promos with Lisa Wilkinson

Lisa Wilkinson made waves last October when she announced her shock departure from the Today show. Now, Channel Ten's The Project has unveiled two new TV spots promoting the former breakfast presenter's upcoming co-host role on the show. "Get rid of this guy - replace him immediately," said Scott, recalling his mindset, when he decided to replace Kevin 50