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Tigers give Hams a winning send off

South Bunbury gave 2016 premiership hero Kyle Hams a fitting send off with a comfortable 37-point win over a disappointing Busselton at Hands Oval on Sunday. The Tigers were never really challenged by the Magpies, with Leigh Kohlmann (four goals) putting in a star performance to lead his team to …

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Slammers have mixed night as East Perth put up a fight

The Printsync South West Slammers had a mixed weekend, with the women’s side claiming a nine-point win, while the men lost by 12 points to the East Perth Eagles on Saturday night. Georgia Denehey scored a game-high 20 points, while Charlotte van Kleef claimed a double-double with 12 points and …

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Google invests in Chinese e-commerce giant

Google will invest $US550 million ($A740m) in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the US internet giant’s efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com. The two companies described the investment as one piece of a broader partnership that will include the promotion of …

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Crowds gather in park to remember Dixon

Thousands of people have gathered at the site where comedian Eurydice Dixon was raped and murdered in Melbourne, with organisers saying vandals won’t detract from the night’s vigil. Offensive markings were found about 3.50am painted on the North Carlton sporting field where flowers and tributes have amassed since the shock …

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Rockingham Flames take on South West Slammers

Rockingham is in for a massive night of basketball and family entertainment at the Mike Barnett Stadium this Friday as the Rockingham Flames take on the South West Slammers. The community is encouraged to show its support for the home game by attending the highly anticipated showdown which also offers …

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First Dates’ Dino puts heart on the line

Even the most eligible bachelors sometimes need help to find that special someone, as Perth’s Dino Hira knows full well. The 34-year-old is one of the singles set to try his luck on the new season of First Dates Australia, which returns to Seven/GWN7 tonight at 8.45pm (AWST). “Normally first …

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Pilot shortage halts growth of airline industry

A growing shortage of airline pilots is putting the industry’s recent growth at risk as planes sit idle, higher salaries cut into profits and unions across the globe push for more benefits. Carriers such as Emirates and Qantas have poured resources into hiring, but struggled in recent months to use …

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