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Croft blown away by Broncos freaks

Star Brisbane recruit Brodie Croft has been blown away by the freakish talent of his new NRL teammates and says he's working hard to win their trust.

Slavery not a crime in 94 countries: study

Slavery is not a crime in almost half the countries in the world, a study of global laws says, urging states to close legal loopholes that allow abusers to escape...

Gallen successor offers Sharks new skills

Cronulla lock Billy Magoulias believes his ball-playing skills could be a point of difference in 2020 as he battles with Jack Williams to wear Paul Gallen's No.13 jersey.

Only one bushfire-hit business given loan

Almost 300 bushfire-hit businesses have applied for federal government loans in the week the scheme has been open, but just one application has been approved.

ACTU boss slams Calombaris as shameless

George Calombaris continues to come under fire after he shut down most of his restaurant empire, with ACTU president Michele O'Neil accusing him of shameless behaviour.