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THE CRONULLA SHARKS HAVE STOOD DOWN COACH SHANE FLANAGAN AND SACKED A NUMBER OF MANAGERS AND DOCTORS OVER MANAGEMENT FAILURES ASSOCIATED WITH AN ASADA DRUG INVESTIGATION.
THE SHARKS BOARD CONDUCTED A REVIEW INTO OPERATIONS DURING THE TIME CONTROVERSIAL SPORT SCIENTIST, STEPHAN DANK WAS AT THE CLUB IN 20-11.
IT FOUND INSTANCES OF MISMANAGEMENT AND OTHER PROBLEMS THAT WILL CONTINUE TO BE INVESTIGATED BY THE AUSTRALIAN SPORTS AND DRUG AUTHORITY.
AUTHORITIES SAY A MAN ARRESTED AFTER AN ARMED STAND-OFF IN CENTRAL BRISBANE IS KNOWN TO POLICE.
POLICE CONFRONTED THE 34-YEAR-OLD MAN , who was carrying a gun, on qUEEN STREET MALL THIS AFTERNOON.
POLICE USED NON LETHAL PELLETS TO END THE STAND-OFF.
The new Victorian Premier, Denis Napthine, says independent M-P, Geoff Shaw, will not receive any special treatment in return for his guarantee to support the government.
Mr Shaw quit the victorian Liberal party earlier this week, leading to Ted Baillieu's resignation as Premier.
Dr Napthine says Mr Shaw has pledged to support the government on matters of supply, and has asked for nothing in exchange.
and FACES FROM EVERY WALK OF LIFE HAVE BEEN CAPTURED IN THIS YEAR'S NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT PRIZE.
THE NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY OPENS THE PRIZE TO BOTH PROFESSIONAL AND AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHERS
THIS YEAR'S WINNING ENTRY... FEATURES NOT ONE BUT TWO FACES..
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