Ferrari Portofino returns to its origins

The distance between the coast of California — let’s say, Del Mar — and the drop-dead, dripping wealth of Portofino on the Italian coast is 9885km. They’re both on the water and attract tourists like flies to pies on a hot summer’s day but they are worlds apart. When Ferrari …

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Fed raises charges, cautious on year ahead

After weeks of market volatility and calls by President Donald Trump for the Federal Reserve to stop raising interest rates, the US central bank instead did it again, and stuck by a plan to keep withdrawing support from an economy it views as strong. US stocks and bond yields fell …

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Red Cross launches Xmas “Blood Blitz”

The Australian Red Cross has launched a “Blood Blitz” to drum up extra donations this festive season so life-saving supplies don’t run low. The organisation needs 4,500 blood donations between Christmas and New Year to bolster supplies. “We’re launching the Blood Blitz to remind people the need for blood won’t …

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Safety Bay JP recognised for 50 years service

Serving as a justice of the peace for more than 50 years, Safety Bay’s Bruce Bailey has many interesting stories to tell. While working as a prison officer in several WA prisons, Mr Bailey said he had always been interested in the judicial process and decided to sign up to …

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Dushku: I was harassed, then CBS fired me

Actress Eliza Dushku has slammed CBS and her former Bull co-star Michael Weatherly in a scathing story for the Boston Globe that details the allegations of harassment that led to her $US9.5 million ($A13.4m) settlement with the network earlier this year. “I took a job and, because I did not …

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