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18 September 2017 10:08 PM 'Sleeping giants' of the Rugby League World Cup

Toa Samoa coach Matt Parish has anointed pool B rivals Tonga as the "sleeping giants" of the Rugby League World Cup as he rallied the Samoan community around New Zealand and Australia to get behind his team. Toa Samoa face Mate Ma'a Tonga in Hamilton on November 4 in what Parish predicted would be another brutal Pacific showdown. "They (Tonga) are going

13 September 2017 9:14 AM Crayfish Diver's Close Encounter With 18-Foot Long Great White Shark Sparks Warnings

A crayfish diver's close encounter with a great white shark in the Whangarei Harbour in New Zealand has sparked warnings in the area for swimmers and other divers, local media reported Wednesday. The incident took place last week off Peach Cove, near the entrance to Whangarei Harbour. Department of Conservation marine scientist Clinton Duffy said the witness 8

11 September 2017 10:00 PM The injured shark found washed up on a Sydney beach to be returned to sea

An injured juvenile great white shark found washed up on a Sydney beach is expected to be returned to the ocean after spending the night in an aquarium. The 1.5m-long shark, nicknamed "Fluffy", was found thrashing around on the shore of Manly beach about midday on Monday, prompting some onlookers to unsuccessfully drag it back out to sea. The shark 16

11 September 2017 12:54 PM Manly Beach visitors shocked by great white shark washing up

It's the most Australian photo ever — a couple of beach bums sunning themselves in Sydney as a shark circles just metres away in a rockpool for swimmers. The shark in question, a juvenile great white, first washed up on the popular Manly Beach about midday, and you could have forgiven people for keeping their distance. Dan Korocz was among the stunned 6

29 August 2017 12:44 AM 8 underwater worlds to blow your mind

Take a look below the surface at some of the most spectacular sights at sea. Here’s what you’ve been missing out on. CANNIBAL ROCK, KOMODO NATIONAL PARK, INDONESIA: Famed for its fearsome, rotten flesh-eating dragons, Komodo National Park is an easy jump from Bali (there are many operators offering tours from the Indonesian holiday isle) but for divers 5

28 August 2017 7:22 PM A Shark in the Street, and Other Hurricane Harvey Rumors You Shouldn’t Believe

• Individuals hoping to pass on helpful information may be unintentionally spreading a scam that targets hurricane victims. • Critics of President Trump are misinterpreting the actions of former President Obama. • Those awed by the apocalyptic scenes of sharks swimming up freeways are breathing new life into a fake image that makes the rounds of social 3

28 August 2017 1:56 AM Vincent Hogan: 'Dance partners' profit from the perfect script

The fight had been believable, a contest stretching further into the Nevada night than the majority had thought possible. And you had to think this was the Vegas of Bugsy Siegel's dreams. A gathering of money and darkness canyoned into some big Strip palace, millionaires and movie stars moving from one electric sign to another; like from The Flamingo 2

17 August 2017 6:10 AM Cooking the Books: One money tip from ... Jacinda Ardern

Each week the NZ Herald and Newstalk ZB's Cooking The Books podcast tackles a different money problem. For the last three weeks we've gone political, asking the leader of each political party in Parliament for their best money tip for the average person. Today is the last in the series, with Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern. Hosted by Frances Cook. Politicians 3

13 August 2017 5:57 AM New Zealand Warriors vs Canberra Raiders Highlights: NRL scores, blog

The Canberra Raiders’ late season charge towards the finals remains on track courtesy of another strong 36-16 victory over the New Zealand Warriors in Auckland. The Canberra Raiders need to defeat the New Zealand Warriors this afternoon if they wish to keep their finals hopes alive. Join The Roar for live scores and commentary from 2pm AEST. Is the Green 3 2

13 August 2017 5:57 AM Raiders still in NRL title hunt with win

Canberra have kept their slim NRL finals hopes alive and rubbed salt into the slumping Warriors' wounds by inflicting a 36-16 NRL drubbing on the hosts in Auckland. While performing with far more energy and drive than in last weekend's capitulation to bottom-placed Newcastle, typical blunders and poor try-line defence cost the Warriors dearly on their 3