Golden State Warriors receive NBA championship rings | NBA News

The latest batch of Golden State Warriors championship rings, handed out Tuesday before the team’s season opener, feature a flashy new gimmick. The top of each ring is reversible, allowing the wearer to decide whether to display 74 blue sapphires or 74 white diamonds. The number represents the Warriors’ win …

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Secret rivers run deep in West Australian desert

KAYAKS IN THE DESERT It’s hot and dusty in camp and we decide to get in the kayaks, paddle over into the full shade of the big, red rock face opposite, and drift. The temperature is instantly many degrees lower and there’s even a breath of breeze over the water. …

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Rate-rise jitters swept aside as bulls pile back into the ASX

The Australian sharemarket extended its rebound off six-month lows as bargain hunters scooped up banks, healthcare and China-export-related stocks. Following the 2.2 per cent rebound on Wall Street last night driven by better-than expected earnings from Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, the S&P-ASX 200 index climbed 69.2 points, or1.18 per …

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Hanson referred over possible contempt

Pauline Hanson has been referred to the privileges committee over a possible contempt of parliament, as the fall out from a bitter dispute with former One Nation senator Brian Burston continues. Senator Burston, who is now Clive Palmer’s sole representative in parliament, wants the powerful committee to investigate if Senator …

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Hedland still divided on dust

Port Hedland is still a town divided by concerns of potentially unhealthy dust particles, after Premier Mark McGowan announced plans to further restrict residential growth in the West End of town. The Premier presented the update during the Government’s response to Port Hedland Dust Taskforce Report, on Monday afternoon. Safety …

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