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Nurse who treated Indigenous man who died in jail insists she wasn't motivated by 'prejudice'

Kasey Wright was the only nurse on duty during her night shift for three facilities with up to 1,000 prisoners, inquest toldA nurse who treated an Indigenous prisoner dying from an asthma attack denied she was influenced by prejudice when she asked other inmates what he had taken, a Sydney coroners court has heard.Nathan Reynolds, 36, died in the minimum-security wing of South Windsor prison on 31 August 2018.Registered nurse Kasey Wright told the NSW coroner’s court she asked other inmates what...
Tags: Prisons, Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Indigenous Australians, Wright, NSW, Reynolds, South Windsor, Deaths in custody, Indigenous incarceration, Nathan Reynolds, Kasey Wright, Reynolds CPR


New Zealand-New South Wales air bubble could help bring top West Indies players to BBL

Players arriving in Sydney from New Zealand won't need to quarantine for 14 days and will be allowed to move freely
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Sydney, New Zealand, West Indies, New Zealand New South Wales


First iPhone 12 and 12 Pro Orders Arriving to Customers in New Zealand and Australia

Apple customers in Australia and New Zealand are always the first to get their hands on new devices on launch day because of differences in time zones, and the 2020 iPhone models are now arriving in those countries. Image via Instagram, from a new iPhone 12 Pro owner in New Zealand It's Friday morning in Australia and New Zealand, and customers who pre-ordered an iPhone 12 or 12 Pro are beginning to receive their shipments. New device photos and videos and images of lines are popping up on Y...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Instagram, Australia, Middle East, Sydney, New Zealand, North America, Apple Stores, Asia Europe, Jay Phillips, YouTube Instagram Twitter, Daniel Van


Calls for a Covid 'kava bubble' as supply from Pacific to Australia dries up

With little of the homemade Pacific brew available in Australia, prices have skyrocketed, and there’s been a spike in seizures at the borderThe questions are asked quietly, but urgently: “Kava, do you have any? Do you know where to get any? Have you heard what they are paying for it in Sydney?”When Pasifika meet in Australia, it is often kava that dominates: now, it is the absence of it. Continue reading...
Tags: Australia, World news, Asia Pacific, Sydney, South Pacific, Pacific, Vanuatu, Fiji, Pacific Islands, Pasifika


More than 95% of $252m NSW grant scheme went to councils in Coalition seats, Greens say

David Shoebridge says a handful of emails is the only documentation of the massive Stronger Communities FundJust before the 2019 New South Wales state election, the Berejiklian government decided not to fund two projects to remediate the creeks in the Bronte and Tamarama gullies in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.Instead, it redirected $345,000 to the Bronte Surf Life Saving Club, one of the wealthiest in the state whose members include several Liberal stalwarts. Continue reading...
Tags: Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales politics, Australian Greens, Liberal party, Liberal, National party, Independent Commission Against Corruption, Bronte, Gladys Berejiklian, David Shoebridge, Tamarama, Bronte Surf Life Saving Club


Meet Jeffrey Katzenberg, the Hollywood veteran who went from dropping out of college to founding DreamWorks and the shuttering streaming service Quibi

Jeffrey Katzenberg. Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for Quibi Jeffrey Katzenberg, the mind behind shuttering streaming service Quibi, is preceded by an impressive resume, from revitalizing Disney's animation in the 1990s to cofounding DreamWorks. Katzenberg, 69, got his start in the mail room at Paramount Pictures, after dropping out of NYU during his first semester. He went on to spend a decade at Disney and to cofound DreamWorks in 1994. An early adopter of CGI animation, Katzenberg won th...
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Things to do – online and in-person – in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Oct. 22-29

  Belen Islas’s “Astronomer or Astrologer?” is part of the “ABC Canvas” alphabet series exhibit at Santa Clarita City Hall and also online viewing until Dec. 4. (Photo courtesy of Santa Clarita Arts)   Take a chance on cultural and educational experiences, Oct. 22-29   EVENTS   Atlas Obscura’s Halloweek Experiences: Variety of online events to choose from including a special seminar on death and dying around the world, giant, carniverous bird legends, cave-hunting, a trivia contest, roman...
Tags: Facebook, Abc, California, Scotland, Senate, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Portugal, Sydney, Beethoven, Michigan, Wilmer Valderrama, Biden


Announcement: Bike EXIF is now part of Iron & Air Media

Twelve years ago, I started Bike EXIF as an idle experiment during a quiet lunch hour in my office in Sydney, Australia. To my surprise, it took off like a top fuel drag bike—and helped introduce the world to a whole new style of motorcycle customizing. As our following grew, we started publishing an annual calendar, and in 2013, edited the first of two best-selling books. Bike EXIF is now run from a remote farm in New Zealand, and it’s a full-time job. Today, I’m excited to announce the n...
Tags: Motorcycles, Sydney, New Zealand, Exif, Adam Fitzgerald, Bike EXIF, Chris Hunter, New Hampshire USA, Iron Air, Wes Reyneke, Gregory George Moore, Bike EXIF news, Air Media, Iron Air Media, Iron Air Magazine


Socceroos scrap plans for London friendlies against England, USA

Sydney (AFP) – Australia abandoned plans Thursday for two friendlies in London next month against England and the United States due to the worsening coronavirus pandemic in Britain. Graham Arnold’s Socceroos were in advanced talks... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: England, London, Australia, Sport, Soccer, United States, Sydney, Afp, Socceroos, England USA, Britain Graham Arnold


WBBL previews: Squads, player moves and ones to watch

The WBBL begins this weekend in Sydney. Here's how the eight teams shape up after a hectic lead in
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NSW eases Covid restrictions on churches and gyms as state reports 10 new cases and Victoria three – politics live

New South Wales coronavirus testing rates increase as Daniel Andrews says Victoria may have recorded its first case of re-infection. Follow the latestFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 5.30am BST The attorney general’s department has just been caught out in Estimates about some of the forward sizzle in anticipation of having ...
Tags: Health, Business, Budget, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Mathias Cormann


NSW eases Covid restrictions on churches and gyms as state reports 10 new cases and Victoria three – question time live

New South Wales coronavirus testing rates increase as Daniel Andrews says Victoria may have recorded its first case of re-infection. Follow the latestFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 4.28am BST Tim Wilson is obviously vying with Vince Connolly for ‘best backbencher dixer performance 2020’ - either that, or he has spent too ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Mathias Cormann, Liberal


Victoria reports three new Covid cases and NSW 10 as federal parliament resumes – politics live

NSW coronavirus testing rates increase as Daniel Andrews says Victoria may have recorded its first re-infection. Follow liveFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 1.26am BST Q: You agree with the decision to allow stakeholders to attend the Cox Plate today? Daniel Andrews:Yes I did disagree and that is why it’s has been retracted...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Mathias Cormann, South Australia


New to Stream: Acorn TV’s November 2020 Lineup

New to Stream: Acorn TV’s November 2020 Lineup Acorn TV has announced its upcoming lineup for the month of November, including the premieres of the Irish drama The South Westerlies starring Orla Brady (AHS: 1984, Into the Badlands), and Patrick Bergin (Sleeping with the Enemy, Patriot Games) and the contemporary French family drama Réunions. You can check out the full lineup below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefr...
Tags: UK, TV, London, Movies, Australia, Bbc, Ireland, Sydney, Yorkshire, Cambridge, TV News, Prince Charles, BAFTA, Cornwall, Streaming, Jeremy


Western Sydney airport: families left in 'indefinite limbo' call for end to backroom deals

Hundreds of residents are set to protest amid claims wealthier landholders have received favourable planning decisionsA group of families left in “indefinite limbo” by planning decisions that favoured wealthy landowners near the Western Sydney airport have called for an end to secretive backroom dealing as they prepare to stage public protests against their treatment by government.Two separate scandals have now raised serious questions about the way land near the massive airport development is b...
Tags: Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Liberal party, Independent Commission Against Corruption, Western Sydney


Unusual Ventures’ Sarah Leary and John Vrionis join Extra Crunch Live today at 2 pm EDT/11 am PDT

Today at 2 p.m. EDT/11 a.m. PDT, Unusual Ventures’ Sarah Leary and John Vrionis are joining us over at the Extra Crunch Live stage! The Unusual Ventures team has investments spanning the consumer and enterprise space, including Robinhood, AppDynamics, Mulesoft, Winnie and more. That short list could be the basis for a fascinating chat, but I also want to hear their thoughts on the democratization of venture capital, their appetite ahead of the election and the future of remote work. A big ...
Tags: Startups, TC, Tech, Sydney, Venture Capital, EC, Leary, John Vrionis, Unusual Ventures, Vrionis, Extra Crunch Live, Sarah Leary, Robinhood AppDynamics Mulesoft Winnie, Alexia von Tobel Mark Cuban


Unusual Ventures’ Sarah Leary and John Vrionis join Extra Crunch Live today at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT

Today at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, Unusual Ventures’ Sarah Leary and John Vrionis are joining us over at the Extra Crunch Live stage! The Unusual Ventures team has investments spanning the consumer and enterprise space, including Robinhood, AppDynamics, Mulesoft, Winnie and more. That short list could be the basis for a fascinating chat, but I also want to hear their thoughts on the democratization of venture capital, their appetite ahead of the election and the future of remote work. A big go...
Tags: Startups, TC, Tech, Sydney, Venture Capital, EC, Leary, John Vrionis, Unusual Ventures, Vrionis, Extra Crunch Live, Sarah Leary, Robinhood AppDynamics Mulesoft Winnie, Alexia von Tobel Mark Cuban


Unusual Ventures’ Sarah Leary and John Vrionis join us Extra Crunch Live now

Today at 2 p.m. EDT/11 a.m. PDT, Unusual Ventures’ Sarah Leary and John Vrionis are joining us over at the Extra Crunch Live stage! The Unusual Ventures team has investments spanning the consumer and enterprise space, including Robinhood, AppDynamics, Mulesoft, Winnie and more. That short list could be the basis for a fascinating chat, but I also want to hear their thoughts on the democratization of venture capital, their appetite ahead of the election and the future of remote work. A big ...
Tags: Startups, TC, Tech, Sydney, Venture Capital, EC, Leary, John Vrionis, Unusual Ventures, Vrionis, Extra Crunch Live, Sarah Leary, Robinhood AppDynamics Mulesoft Winnie, Alexia von Tobel Mark Cuban


HBO’s Euphoria to Air Two Special Episodes!

HBO’s Euphoria to Air Two Special Episodes Beginning Dec. 6! HBO announced that it will debut two special episodes of its Emmy winning drama series Euphoria with the first airing on Sunday, December 6 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on HBO and HBO Max. Series creator Sam Levinson wrote and directed the first episode (under COVID-19 guidelines), titled “Trouble Don’t Last Always,” which will also feature Colman Domingo. Here’s the episode synopsis per the press release: “In the aftermath of being left by ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Rue, Bradley Cooper, Sydney, TV News, Emmy, Sylvester Stallone, Zendaya, Jules, Sam Levinson, Euphoria, Jeremy Strong, HBO Max, Javon Walton


Oily Boys – “Virgo Season” & “Priest In A Hatchback”

Oily Boys are a Sydney band who make raw, spluttery, ugly hardcore punk that sometimes veers off into psychedelic noise-rock territory. (They share members with Low Life, who had the impressive post-punk album Downer Edn last year.) Oily Boys have been around for the better part of a decade, but they only just … More »
Tags: Music, Sydney, Low Life, Downer Edn, Oily Boys


Prison guards took 10 minutes to walk to dying asthmatic Nathan Reynolds, inquest hears

Inquiry continues into death of 36-year-old Indigenous man from Rooty Hill who suffered an asthma attack in jail Prison officers took about 10 minutes to respond to a call for help from an Indigenous man who later died from an asthma attack, a Sydney inquest has heard. Nathan Reynolds, 36, called for assistance at 11.27pm after struggling to breathe at a South Windsor prison’s minimum-security wing on 31 August 2018. Guards arrived 12 minutes later after walking there. Continue reading...
Tags: Prisons, Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Indigenous Australians, South Windsor, Deaths in custody, Indigenous incarceration, Rooty Hill, Nathan Reynolds


Crown chairman Helen Coonan admits casino 'facilitated' money laundering

The former Howard government minister insists, however, that Crown didn’t turn a blind eye to illegal activityThe Crown Resorts chairman, Helen Coonan, has admitted the company facilitated money laundering at its Melbourne casino but denied it was “turning a blind eye” to criminal activity instead blaming it on “ineptitude”.The concession was made at the New South Wales Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority’s inquiry into Crown’s suitability to hold a Sydney casino licence. Continue reading...
Tags: Business, Gambling, Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Melbourne, Howard, Crown Resorts, Gaming Authority, Helen Coonan


Managing the E-Learning Course Theme Colors

When someone first starts to build an e-learning course, one of the first things I recommend is determining the colors they’ll use. And from there, create a template and assign the theme colors. The benefits to theme colors is that they allow consistent use of colors throughout the course; and if one needs to change, it can be changed once, and that change is applied wherever the color is used. The next recommendation is to determine how to use theme colors. This is often confusing because, you...
Tags: Graphics, Assessment, Amsterdam, Sydney, Nashville, Templates, Multimedia, eLearning, E-learning, ATD, Articulate Storyline, Visual Design, Online Course Design, Articulate 360, Production Tips, David Anderson Register


Sydney and Canberra firming to host India ODIs and T20Is

The New South Wales government appears more likely to allow players to train during quarantine
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, New South Wales, Sydney, Canberra


Coalition grilled over $30m Western Sydney airport land, as NSW reports five new Covid cases and Victoria one – politics live

Budget estimates continue with Australia’s coronavirus response on the agenda. Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry will reconvene for an extraordinary session while in NSW testing rates drop below 7,000. Follow all the latest updatesFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 6.17am BST This has increased from the 30,000 we heard abou...
Tags: Health, Twitter, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Vic


Parliament resumes as Victoria reports one new Covid case and NSW five – politics live

Budget estimates continue with Australia’s coronavirus response on the agenda. Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry will reconvene for an extraordinary session while in NSW testing rates drop below 7,000. Follow all the latest updatesFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 1.32am BST Q: It feels like deja vu, back on Mother’s Day, ...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Parliament, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Guardian Australia


Parliament resumes as Victoria reports two new Covid cases and NSW Health urges more testing – politics live

Budget estimates continue with Australia’s coronavirus response on the agenda. Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry will reconvene for an extraordinary session while in NSW testing rates drop below 7,000. Follow all the latest updatesFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 11.35pm BST The DHHS site also reports 13 mystery cases in ...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Parliament, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Vic, DHHS, Gladys Berejiklian, NSW Health, Coronavirus


A Fun Sydney Staycation Itinerary!

Sydney comes alive in Spring and Summer and if you're looking for a romantic or family getaway in Sydney take a look at this 48 hour guide. Staycation in style and be a tourist in your own city. I also give you some tips on how to save on hotels and attractions!
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Parliament resumes as NSW Health urges more Covid-19 testing – politics live

Budget estimates continue with Australia’s coronavirus response on the agenda. Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry will reconvene for an extraordinary session while in NSW testing rates drop below 7,000. Follow all the latest updatesFollow our global live blogFull Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions state by stateNSW cases map; Vic cases mapNSW hotspots list; Vic hotspots listSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 10.27pm BST I mean..."Political observers" can't note Fryde...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Parliament, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Frydenberg, Andrews, Vic, Christian Porter, Gladys Berejiklian


A double edged sword: hopes and fears for children as fast internet reaches Pacific

New fibre-optic cables to Pacific islands have been cautiously welcomed amid warnings over harassment and violence linked to online platformsFrom the narrow bay of Sydney’s Tamarama Beach, a cable twice as thick as garden hose, carrying optic fibre thinner than human hair, stretches along the ocean floor linking Australia to Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands.The Coral Sea cable will provide, for the first time, fast internet to Australia’s near Pacific island neighbours. A similar link, call...
Tags: Technology, Australia, World news, Domestic Violence, Asia Pacific, Sydney, Internet Safety, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Pacific, Fiji, Cook Islands, Pacific Islands, Tamarama Beach, Solomon Islands The Coral Sea, Manatua One Polynesia