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Australia could initially lease submarines from UK or US but nuclear weapons remain off limits
The short-term leasing of nuclear-powered submarines from the UK or the US is being considered by the Morrison government but the Coalition insists nuclear weapons won't be based in Australia.
Would Dodgers Really Non-Tender Cody Bellinger? Insider Discusses Possibility & LA's Plans For Belli
For most teams, Cody Bellinger would certainly be a non-tender candidate after struggling for most of the 2021 season, but would the Dodgers seriously consider non-tendering him in the offseason?
Global coral cover has fallen by half since 1950s, analysis finds
The world's coral reef cover has halved since the 1950s, ravaged by global heating, overfishing, pollution and habitat destruction, according to an analysis of thousands of reef surveys.
Game-changer or irresponsible? The known unknowns on Australia's nuclear submarine deal
It started, as defence stories so often do, with an acronym.
All aTwitter: 17 September 2021 - the only Victory Friday edition of the season
In 3 starts as an NFL quarterback (including postseason), Taylor Heinicke of Washington has completed 93 passes.
Bitcoin price spurred on by more companies accepting crypto payments - follow live
The price of bitcoin rose above $48,000 on Thursday, marking a 10 per cent increase since the start of the week.
Diplomacy dialled up to 11: Australia saddles up with US as Indo-Pacific heads for cold war | Katharine Murphy
ver flexible, ever the pragmatist, Scott Morrison started thinking about his new "forever partnership" with the United States and Britain 18 months ago while Australia was still tied to a $90bn contract with France to build submarines.
Body modifier Brendan Leigh Russell was 'dangerous', witness tells court
A man told his friend the New South Wales body modifier she was seeing was "dangerous" before she died, allegedly from plastic implantation in her skin, a court has been told.
What are nuclear-powered submarines, anyway? A guide to Australia's looming military addition
The prime minister, Scott Morrison, announced on Thursday morning that Australia would be ripping up its multi-billion dollar contract with the French shipbuilder Naval Group and sign a new deal with the US and UK to acquire nuclear-powered submarines.
'That fella down under': Joe Biden forgets Scott Morrison's name during historic pact announcement
Scott Morrison has been called many things, but "that fella down under" may be the one that stays with the Australian prime minister the longest.