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Holmes ready to bounce back to NRL best

He may still have one eye on the NFL but Valentine Holmes says nothing has distracted him from bouncing back to his best in a much-anticipated 2020 NRL return for...

What we know about the new coronavirus

Global health authorities fear the transmission rate of coronavirus will accelerate as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel at home and abroad during the week-long Lunar New Year holiday.

US mum accused of suffocating children

A US woman arrested on suspicion of killing her three young children told investigators that she suffocated her son and two daughters with her hands, police say.

Aussies waiting longer for aged care spots

Older Australians are waiting longer to enter residential aged care, with most waiting about five months after being approved for a spot by a health professional.

Health experts to greet flights from China

A Brisbane man has been cleared of the deadly coronavirus as health professionals prepare to greet passengers arriving into Sydney from the epicentre of the outbreak.

Barty worried over Australia, not Open win

Ever humble, Ashleigh Barty claimed she was more concerned about the country's bushfire crisis than winning the Australian Open after sweeping into the third round at Melbourne Park.