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Dockers axe Lyon, Rosich in shock decision

Justin Longmuir leads the race to become Fremantle's next AFL coach after the club's axing of Ross Lyon and chief executive Steve Rosich in a bombshell double decision.

Qld to outlaw traffic-stopping devices

Protesters who use devices to lock themselves together and make it harder to be removed from Queensland roads and train tracks could soon face prison time and hefty fines.

Warriors NRL boss puts players on notice

Impatient Warriors boss Cameron George will consider termination talks with some of his under-performing players if he doesn't see more effort over the closing three weeks of the NRL regular...

Bunnies face hard truths to revive season

South Sydney have revealed they had a series of honesty sessions as they attempt to revive their NRL season in the lead up to Friday's blockbuster against Brisbane.

We're contenders and we're coming: Raiders

"We're contenders and we're coming."That's the message from Canberra after the Raiders beat a top-four NRL side for the first time this season, toppling competition leaders Melbourne last week.

Gold Coast live music scene is thriving

Fresh off the record-breaking success of the Groundwater Country Music Festival in July, the Gold Coast is ready to feature in a triple-shot of music festivals before the end of...

Food review to look at added sugar labels

The nation's health ministers have ordered a review to consider making it compulsory for packaged foods and drinks to carry labels quantifying the amount of added sugar they contain.

NY police fire officer for fatal chokehold

The New York Police Department has fired the white officer who used a deadly chokehold on a black man while trying to arrest him in 2014, an incident that helped...