Oklahoma City will again dominate the NorthWest division even with MVP Kevin Durant missing at least the first month of the season with a broken foot.
Wallaby back Kurtley Beale has been fined $45,000 by an independent tribunal, but has avoided suspension and having his contract terminated.
Two men who boarded a train together have been found dead at a major Sydney train station.
Controversial, yes, outrageous for many, but on balance the best possible ending on the whole damaging Kurtley Beale saga.
A national news-chat show - based partly on The Project - looks likely to replace state editions of 7.30, Fairfax Media can reveal.
Australia has baulked on signing up to a powerful new Chinese development bank amid concerns within the Abbott government that Beijing could use it to expand its strategic influence in the region.
Pakistan have Australia in a position they have seldom been in during the past year.
Yasir Shah, the Pakistan debutant who put Australia's Test plans in a spin on Friday, says he was inspired by former spin great Shane Warne.
Rural US district inundated with calls after allowing seniors to "tastefully" tote guns in yearbook photos.
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