Friday, September 17

Australian News

Dad and sons missing in New Zealand for six days

Thomas Phillips and his three children have been missing for more than five days after a trip to the beach over the weekend.The desperate search for a father and his three children who have not been seen in more than five days has continued. Thomas Phillips and his three children, Jayda Jin, 8, Maverick Callum-Phillips, 6, and Ember Phillips, 5, were last seen Saturday afternoon near Kiritehere Beach in Marokopa, on the west coast of the North Island. from New Zealand, just over three hours south of Auckland. Teams have conducted extensive searches of the surrounding beach and brush area, but have yet to come close to find the missing family. Phillips' gray Toyota Hilux was found on the beach on Sunday, prompting an intense search in the Kiritehere and Marokopa area beginning Monday. Ph...

Iron price plummets as China reacts angrily to UK-US-Australia deal

As the price of iron ore plummeted, China's "risk-taking" behavior could increase due to Australia's move to curb its dependence on the communist country.Australia's biggest export, iron ore, has seen its price drop near the $ 100-ton mark as an "angry" China grapples with the landmark US-UK deal for the submarine program. nuclear power plants from Australia.The price of iron ore fell dangerously 8.1 percent to $ 107.21 a ton.The raw material had reached an all-time high in May when prices soared to a record $ 237 a tonne.But there has been a "crash" in the price of iron ore since May, said Commonwealth Bank mining and energy economist Vivek Dhar.Michael Shoebridge, director of defense, strategy and national security at the Australian Institute of Strategic Policy, said the fall in the ...

Baseball 2021: viral message from fans, ‘Happy divorce, Max’, message on the scoreboard

A message on the scoreboard at a baseball game in the US went viral after a group of friends proved they had the most supportive teammates.When times are tough, we all need friends like these.As Covid-19 dominates our lives for the second year in a row, the pandemic is having far-reaching effects beyond health issues. For some, unfortunately, this has included the breakdown of relationships.Watch weekly live coverage of the MLB regular season with ESPN on Kayo. New to Kayo? Try 14 days for free now>Despite the very real threat from Covid, things have started to open up again in the US and fans have been able to return to sporting events, seizing the opportunity in large numbers.Sports lovers have been seen in many headlines. At the US Open, we had a spectator sipping a beer every tim...

Australia shrugs off China’s anger over nuclear submarines

The agreement extends US nuclear submarine technology to Australia, as well as cyber defense, applied artificial intelligence and underwater capabilities.Australia on Friday shrugged off China's ire over its decision to acquire US nuclear-powered submarines and vowed to uphold the rule of law in the airspace and waters where Beijing has made multiple highly controversial claims.US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced the new Australia-US-Britain defense alliance, extending US nuclear submarine technology to Australia, as well as cyber defense, applied artificial intelligence and capabilities. submarines.China has its own "very substantive nuclear submarine construction program," Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said in an interview with radio station 2GB on Friday.In a ser...

Rob Heathcote Rothfire Everest

Rob Heathcote knows that Rothfire has the talent to mix him up with the best sprinters, but race day is another matter after a long break.Coach Rob Heathcote says that Rothfire's miraculous return to racing is like an elite footballer coming back from a season-ending injury - he knows the Group 1 winner has the talent to match him with the best, but he's not very sure what you will get in the game. day.Heathcote is convinced that he has "Thrilla de Chinchilla" in top condition ahead of The Shorts at Randwick on Saturday, but acknowledges that it is only race pressure that will determine whether the Queenslander is officially back. Rothfire was put to the test with two searing barrier tests, where he dictated terms from the front both times, yet he won't get away with The Shorts against...

Horse Racing 2021: Jamie Kah, five months, $ 1 million,

One of Australia's best-known jockey has had the book thrown at him after a "misleading" statement about his Covid-19 violation.Jamie Kah, the world's top female jockey, has been suspended for another two months after being found guilty of cheating a Victoria Racing Court in a move that could cost her a million dollars.Kah was one of five horsemen to be placed on a three-month suspension after a Covid-19 breach in South Melbourne in late August.Kayo is your ticket to the best live and on-demand local and international sports streaming. New to Kayo? Try 14 days for free now>Kah, Ben Melham, Ethan Brown, Mark Zahra and Celine Gaudray were fined more than $ 5,000 by Victoria Police before each received a three-month suspension from Racing Victoria.According to The sun herald, the riders a...

Foxtel iQ5: What You Need To Know About The Next-Gen Device

Stream 4K TV wirelessly, you don't need a dish, but you can bring antennas. Here's what you need to know about the Foxtel iQ5.CCapable television has long been called that for a reason. And Australia's largest provider, Foxtel, has been connecting black boxes to coaxial cable since 1995. But this approach is about to change permanently. The cable that has delivered millions of hours of TV shows, movies, music, and difficult decisions about what to watch is about to be cut and replaced with wireless transmission and a miniature box that you can install yourself. Other big changes are coming, too, including new apps, sharper content, and the return of the TV antenna. We hooked up Foxtel's new iQ5 set-top box to find out what you need to know about the new era of cable-free pay TV.WHY ...

Melissa Etheridge keeps the old fire alive on new album One Way Out

On her new album One Way Out, rock legend Melissa Etheridge brings passion to songs she was once afraid to share.In the songwriter's code, there is no statute of limitations for writing songs about your exes, according to revered American rock star Melissa Etheridge.“I think that, as an artist, we are allowed to write about whatever we want. It's art! "She says.When she was compiling a retrospective box in 2013, the songwriter unearthed a treasure trove of works she wrote in the late 1980s and early 1990s, as her career skyrocketed around the world beginning with her groundbreaking self-titled debut album.It was a time when she was finding her voice as an artist and before she came out and committed to being a loud and proud advocate for the LGBTQ community.“When I found them, I wonder...

David Vandyke, Weona Smartone and Orbisyn

Weona Smartone will fly the flag for David Vandyke after he revealed that his exciting stablemate Orbisyn will have an extended break.As David Vandyke prepares to try and get where he's never gone before with Weona Smartone in pursuit of seven wins in a row, he revealed that his stablemate Orbisyn won't be seen at the races until the fall.Undefeated horse Orbisyn, winner of four out of four, was mentioned at one point in dispatches in connection with the $ 15 million Everest.Orbisyn was left lame and ready to resume work, however Vandyke confirmed that the exciting galloping was spelling out and that he would have an extended rest."After the setback, I had a good chat with his owner and she was not in love with the idea of ​​running with him during the summer, because it can get quite h...

Cricket news 2021: Tim Paine neck surgery, Tony Armstrong bulging live TV video

ABC sports host Tony Armstrong has opened up about the hilarious television mistake that went viral on social media this week.ABC sports host Tony Armstrong has opened up about the television bug that went viral and complimented Australian test captain Tim Paine this week.On Monday, Cricket Australia confirmed that Paine will undergo neck surgery to resolve a bulging disc that has restricted movement and caused him great discomfort.Watch our record women live and ad-free during the game in Kayo when they take on India in the Women's ODI series. New to Kayo? Try 14 days for free now>Reporting the story in ABC News Breakfast this week, Armstrong left his co-hosts hysterical after inadvertently saying "bulging f ***" instead of "bulging disk."“Tim Paine will undergo neck surgery, but the ...