Boom Raiders full-back comes from nowhere to become the NRL’s ultimate escape artist

Twelve months ago, few would have heard of him. But now Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad’s elusiveness is a prime reason the Raiders are in a semi-final on Friday night.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:50PM https://ift.tt/2lOu86v

Construction companies collapsing at record rate as building slowdown bites

New figures reveal the number of construction companies going under in NSW hit its highest level in four years last quarter, as experts raise concerns about “phoenixing” — where a business is liquidated to avoid paying its debts.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:35PM https://ift.tt/2lc38gY

Caroline Calloway, Belle Gibson, Anna Delvey: Why we can’t look away

What does our collective desire to witness the distress of an online personality such as Ms Calloway — and to react as if she ever owed us anything — say about us?

         September 25, 2019 at 08:34PM https://ift.tt/2ndEVHC

Trump’s call with Ukraine is far from the ‘perfect’ scenario he said it was

The White House has released a transcript of the President’s call with his Ukranian counterpart. Both political parties will find the ammunition they need, writes Conor Duffy.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:28PM https://ift.tt/2nj7eof

Trump’s call with Ukraine is far from the ‘perfect’ scenario he said it was

The White House has released a transcript of the President’s call with his Ukranian counterpart. Both political parties will find the ammunition they need, writes Conor Duffy.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:28PM https://ift.tt/2nj7eof

How dark days and constant thrashings galvanised the Giants ahead of their first AFL grand final

First they had to win over Sydney’s “westies”, now they’re one win away from conquering the AFL. GWS has gone from competition easy beats to 2019 grand finalists — from little things, Giants grow.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:21PM https://ift.tt/2lBPnsf

How a machine normally used for detecting cancer could help place you in an opera star’s shoes

A state-of-the-art, ultra-high resolution medical scanner is being used to bring the costumes and performances of opera star Dame Joan Sutherland to life, in what could be a taste of the future of museums.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:16PM https://ift.tt/2mKUfLS

How a machine normally used for detecting cancer could help place you in an opera star’s shoes

A state-of-the-art, ultra-high resolution medical scanner is being used to bring the costumes and performances of opera star Dame Joan Sutherland to life, in what could be a taste of the future of museums.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:16PM https://ift.tt/2mKUfLS

How a machine normally used for detecting cancer could help place you in an opera star’s shoes

A state-of-the-art, ultra-high resolution medical scanner is being used to bring the costumes and performances of opera star Dame Joan Sutherland to life, in what could be a taste of the future of museums.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:16PM https://ift.tt/2mKUfLS

The Dead Don’t Die: The joke is on the audience in this zombie comedy

Cult favourite Jim Jarmusch uses his latest film to skewer contemporary apathy to a planet — and culture — in crisis as he reunites us with the likes of Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Iggy Pop and Tom Waits.

         September 25, 2019 at 08:12PM https://ift.tt/2ndj6ba