Cadel Evans was just one of a chorus of riders who applauded the decision by organisers of the Giro d'Italia to cancel Thursday's 19th stage in the Alps because of the brutal weather conditions that have threatened rider safety.
The world’s largest Lego model, a replica of a Star Wars spacecraft, has been unveiled in New York’s Times Square.
A LAUNCESTON man taught his daughter, 7, how to smoke so he could trade cigarettes for sexual favours, a court has heard.
The family of Drummer Lee Rigby have paid tribute their 'hero' in a tearful, agonised press conference, saying 'our hearts have been ripped apart from us'.
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Reflections on the career of one of my all-time favourite footballers.
James Hird denies CEO's removal weakens his hold on senior coaching position.
Carlton coach not keen to discuss the injured Magpie star.
Ken Hinkley is the epitome of resilience and a never-say-die approach to life.
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