Accidental opioid deaths on rise: report

The number of Australians dying after accidentally overdosing on prescription opioids such as oxycodone is on the rise. A total of 1045 people died of an opioid overdose in 2016, and three-quarters of the deaths were related to prescription opioids, the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) says. The …

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Ronda Rousey wins WWE title at SummerSlam | WWE News

Jefferson Lake WWE Editor @jeffersonlake Last Updated: 20/08/18 5:38am Ronda Rousey says she feels a weight of responsibility after winning the WWE Raw women’s title Ronda Rousey has talked of the great responsibility she feels after winning the WWE Raw women’s title at SummerSlam. Rousey forced Alexa Bliss to tap …

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NSW Bushfires: Fire danger remains

Sunrise Monday, 20 August 2018 6:28AM Play Video NSW Bushfires: Fire danger remains Sunrise Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon There are concerns wind gusts could whip up fires that were downgraded over night. 76 bushfires are still burning in NSW, 31 are not contained

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Jamaica Tallawahs vs Trinbago Knight Riders – Highlights & Stats

Javon Scantlebury-Searles crashed the final ball of the match for four as Trinbago Knight Riders sealed a thrilling four-wicket victory over Jamaica Tallawahs in a high-scoring Caribbean Premier League match at Lauderhill. SCORECARD | COMMENTARY A 112-run fourth-wicket partnership between Glenn Phillips and South African David Miller had helped the …

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PM drops climate targets, pivots to prices

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has capitulated to rebels in his ranks and retreated from plans to legislate climate change targets through the National Energy Guarantee. Facing a serious threat to his leadership, Mr Turnbull has also followed through on a promise to cap power prices and to give the competition …

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Singer Lana Del Rey defends her Israel gig

American singer songwriter Lana Del Rey has defended her decision to perform at a music festival in Israel saying she believes music is universal and should bring people together. Del Rey has been announced as the headline act for Israel’s Meteor Festival on September 7. The singer faced a backlash …

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Snedeker goes wire-to-wire for PGA win

Brandt Snedeker began the Wyndham Championship with history – and ended it with a victory. Snedeker earned his ninth PGA Tour title Sunday, three days after opening with an 11-under 59. He closed with a 65 for a three-stroke victory in the regular-season finale, breaking a tie with C.T. Pan …

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