Eels look good for top eight with easy win over Bulldogs

Eels look good for top eight with easy win over Bulldogs

Updated August 03, 2017 22:04:24 Photo: Semi Radradra sealed the win which puts the Eels in with a huge chance of a top-eight finish. (AAP: David Moir) Parramatta playmaker Mitchell Moses has piled more pressure on Canterbury after orchestrating a 20-4 NRL victory at Sydney’s Olympic stadium. While the score never blew out in wet and wild conditions, the Bulldogs were wasteful in attack and at times embarrassing in defence as the Eels notched their sixth-straight win. Brad Arthur’s side provisionally moved into the top four and are on the…

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Texting suicide case girlfriend facing 20 years

Texting suicide case girlfriend facing 20 years

“This court must and has balanced between rehabilitation, the promise that rehabilitation would work and a punishment for the actions that have occurred,” said Bristol County Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz, emphasizing rehabilitation as a primary component of juvenile justice. Hundreds of Carter’s text messages presented as evidence over six days of testimony in June convinced Moniz of her guilt in a criminal case that hinged largely on intimate cellphone exchanges between Carter and 18-year-old Conrad Roy III. Moniz sentenced Carter to a two-and-a-half-year term — with 15 months in…

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National Geographic showcases 2017 travel photographer awards

National Geographic showcases 2017 travel photographer awards

Posted August 03, 2017 14:14:01 Photo: A powerful eruption illuminates the slopes of Mexico’s Colima Volcano on December 13, 2015. (National Geographic: Sergio Tapiro Velasco) An erupting volcano, a ballet of swans, geometric architecture and a group of curious observers were just some of the subjects featured among the winners of National Geographic’s 2017 travel photographer competition. From the 15,000 entries, the Grand Prize was awarded to a photograph titled The Power of Nature, showing Mexico’s Colima Volcano erupting with lava as it is hit by a bolt of lighting….

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Read the full transcript of the Trump-Turnbull call

Read the full transcript of the Trump-Turnbull call

Posted August 04, 2017 07:03:56 The full details of a heated phone call between US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull over the refugee swap deal have been released by US media. Here is the full transcript of the call, that took place on January 28, from 5:05pm to 5:29pm AEST. Turnbull: Good evening. Trump: Mr Prime Minister, how are you? Turnbull: I am doing very well. Trump: And I guess our friend Greg Norman, he is doing very well? Turnbull: He is a great mutual friend yes….

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Gene repair offers new possibilities for those previously putting kids on hold

Gene repair offers new possibilities for those previously putting kids on hold

Posted August 03, 2017 20:54:29 Photo: Barbara-Anne Tane and her father. Related Story: Researchers repair heart defect gene in human embryos — but what comes next? Related Story: How scientists just edited embryo DNA – and why people are worried When Barbara-Anne Tane was 16, she discovered she had the same genetic heart condition that caused her father’s early and sudden death. It follows that if she has children in the future, she could pass the gene on. Ms Tane said living with the condition did not trouble her too…

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