What has been achieved in 10 years since Closing the Gap pledge?

Those targets are reducing infant mortality, enrolling more children in early childhood education, and improving high school completion rates. "Three of the seven targets are on track this year, giving us the most promising result since 2011", he t... More..

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Scott Baio Labels Himself Victim Of
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Scott Baio Labels Himself Victim Of "Media Witch Hunt"

Eggert, along with confirming Polinsky's account, filed a police report regarding Baio's alleged molestation of her, which she says began when she was 14. "The abuse continued through the run of the show". Ba...More..

Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City nearly in Champions League quarter-finals'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City nearly in Champions League quarter-finals'

But how does their highest crowd compare to the biggest in the Premier League this season? It could give England an unprecedented five teams in the quarter-finals of the Champions League (if our other tea...More..

Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald to return for 2018 season
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald to return for 2018 season

But Arians' replacement Wilks confirmed to Arizona Sports radio station on Thursday the Cardinals would continue to enjoy Fitzgerald's services. Arizona signed Fitzgerald to a contract extension midway through ...More..

Cubs Called Arrieta with Last-minute Offer
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Cubs Called Arrieta with Last-minute Offer

The result, they hope, is a drive toward a second crown in three years. After taking a playful hit Tuesday from Yu Darvish , Cubs catcher Chris Gimenez replied quickly. The 31-year-old Darvish met with Cubs ...More..

World Rugby have formally told Wales that Anscombe's try 'should have stood'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

World Rugby have formally told Wales that Anscombe's try 'should have stood'

Eddie Jones accused World Rugby of indulging in "retrospective refereeing" after the governing body said a mistake had been made in failing to award Wales a try during England's 12-6 Six Nations win at T...More..

Daniel Sturridge faces two weeks out at West Brom - Pardew
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Daniel Sturridge faces two weeks out at West Brom - Pardew

Even so, Jonny Evans almost scored with a thunderous header on the ensuing corner and West Brom continued with the wind at their backs until the 63rd minute, when right wing-back Victor Moses made it 2-0 fo...More..

Katie Couric's Olympic flub gets a cheeky response from Netherlands' embassy
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Katie Couric's Olympic flub gets a cheeky response from Netherlands' embassy

So for as long as the canals have existed the Dutch have skated on them to get from place to place to race each other and to have fun", the veteran broadcaster added innocently. Congrats #Netherlands on your ...More..

Arsene Wenger Better on Players than Jose Mourinho — Henrikh Mkhitaryan
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Arsene Wenger Better on Players than Jose Mourinho — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

But it's a bit too early to compare him to the best player ever who played here. Henrikh Mkhitaryan's blistering return to form officially lasted a grand total of one game. The ace striker arrived for £55m ...More..

Figure skater is first openly gay winter Olympian to take gold
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Figure skater is first openly gay winter Olympian to take gold

The sporting world witnessed an important piece of history on Day 3 of the 2018 Olympic Games when Canadian figure skater Eric Radford became the first openly gay male athlete to win Olympic Winter gold. Radf...More..

Kylie Jenner is back!
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Kylie Jenner is back!

But with Kylie Jenner experiencing her time in the spotlight after welcoming daughter Stormi Webster with boyfriend Travis Scott earlier this month , some fans wonder if Tyga is trying to gain back...More..

Guardiola aims not-so-subtle dig at Gary Neville
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Guardiola aims not-so-subtle dig at Gary Neville

As well as Sane, Guardiola was missing Gabriel Jesus, David Silva, John Stones, Benjamin Mendy and Fabian Delph for the trip to Turf Moor. On that day, at four in the afternoon, he did a training session. "Neve...More..

Giants to hire Mike Shula as offensive coordinator, report says
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Giants to hire Mike Shula as offensive coordinator, report says

Shula, whose father is the legendary former Colts and Dolphins coach Don Shula, and Shumur have not previously worked together. The Giants have looked to General Manager Dave Gettleman's last stop to fill a...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Matteo Renzi al Pd: "Rivendichiamo con orgoglio le cose fatte"

Renzi dal 56% e' sceso al 20% di apprezzamento, e' fuori dai giochi. E' davvero una barzelletta pensare al governo del Paese possa andare un ragazzo di 31 anni che non ha mai lavorato e non e' nemmeno mai rius...More..

Kluivert names four potential Premier League clubs
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Kluivert names four potential Premier League clubs

His son Justin has attracted interest from a number of clubs - including heavy links with Manchester United - and the 18-year-old winger recently named six potential destinations for when he leaves Ajax . An...More..

Juventus coach Allegri: It's obvious we're growing as Champions League team
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Juventus coach Allegri: It's obvious we're growing as Champions League team

Alderweireld is yet to pen fresh terms on his deal which expires in 2019, with a one-year extension set to kick in after that which would see him contracted to 2020. "The door is open for me to help him - and t...More..

Shaun White Surprise-Orders Namesake Burger at S. Korean Restaurant
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Shaun White Surprise-Orders Namesake Burger at S. Korean Restaurant

He aced his qualification runs at Phoenix Snow Park, posting a top score of 98.50 to lead qualifying for Wednesday's morning final (which can be seen Tuesday night in the U.S.). "I've left a lot in the tank...More..

Golfer Bill Haas injured in fatal vehicle crash
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Golfer Bill Haas injured in fatal vehicle crash

Fischer also confirmed that actor Luke Wilson was traveling northbound when his Toyota SUV was also hit by the Ferrari. The accident involved a Ferrari and a BMW in the Pacific Palisades neighbourhood in Lo...More..

India dominate to clinch series
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

India dominate to clinch series

Once again, South Africa struggled to get through India's top order after getting an early wicket . Shreyas Iyer joined Sharma who, after he was dropped on the boundary by Tabraiz Shamsi on 96, went to...More..

I don't know what Neymar will do, admits Silva
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

I don't know what Neymar will do, admits Silva

It's not a stretch to suggest Real Madrid have dominated the Champions League in recent years. "In my opinion the great players have to play at this club". "I think we can knock [PSG] out". Always intri...More..

McGirt returns to Riviera for Genesis Open
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

McGirt returns to Riviera for Genesis Open

The golf legend will get another chance at the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles this week, marking his second PGA tournament this season. It's the definition of an exciting risk-reward ho...More..

Tottenham turn disaster into dynamite against Juventus
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Tottenham turn disaster into dynamite against Juventus

Lotak: Makes you wonder where Spurs could be if they hadn't given Juve a two-goal head start inside 10 minutes. Christian Eriksen scored a low second-half free kick to give them the upper hand when they bri...More..

Snowboard sensation Chloe Kim makes Winter Games debut
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Snowboard sensation Chloe Kim makes Winter Games debut

Her second-best score would have taken the gold and the only one that could beat that score was Chloe. She chose to go for back-to-back 1080's, a feat she was the first woman to land, on her second run in hop...More..

Mikaela Shiffrin's PyeongChang wait continues as high winds delay women's slalom
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Mikaela Shiffrin's PyeongChang wait continues as high winds delay women's slalom

In the latest weather forecast, the wind chill was expected to bring temperatures down as low as negative 20 Celsius at Yongpyong Alpine Centre, with wind speeds reaching four meters per second as of 9 a.m. "It...More..

FC Porto: Liverpool must be wary of Dragon's roar
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

FC Porto: Liverpool must be wary of Dragon's roar

The 26-year-old right-back has missed the entire season with a back injury and despite undergoing surgery in December was included in the club's Champions League squad for the knockout stages. "On a good day ...More..

American Emily Sweeney Crashes in Olympics Luge Run, Taken to Hospital
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

American Emily Sweeney Crashes in Olympics Luge Run, Taken to Hospital

Sweeney lost control around Curve 9, the track's most treacherous spot, and then began careening all over the track. Many in the crowd looked at the monitors, horrifed. Monday marked the eighth anniversary of...More..

Sky and BT win Premier League TV rights
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Sky and BT win Premier League TV rights

Media speculation is growing with regards to the Premier League's remaining broadcast packages, with U.S. tech giants Amazon , Facebook and Apple reported to be considering lucrative bids to strengthen t...More..

Warriors win third straight match
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Warriors win third straight match

Are role players stepping up at a time when this team is supposed to be losing games to enhance its lottery positioning this summer? "We have to have that healthy respect for them, but also understand that anyb...More..

Antonio Conte warns Chelsea sacking him would be a 'stupid' decision
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Antonio Conte warns Chelsea sacking him would be a 'stupid' decision

Conte has also reportedly been at odds with Chelsea's board due to his unhappiness with their transfer policy. Enrique has been out of work since his dismissal from Barcelona at the end of last season. C...More..

Mikaela Shiffrin ready to sock it to them
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Mikaela Shiffrin ready to sock it to them

The 22-year-old slalom gold medalist from Sochi has racked up 10 World Cup victories this season but has managed to reach the podium just once in her last six races, a disappointing dip she attributed to fati...More..