US odyssey highlights what makes league great . . . and grate

US odyssey highlights what makes league great . . . and grate

Peter Beattie, in his first address as chairman of the Australian Rugby League, said the game must expand or die. It’s a sentiment that doesn’t apply to the Denver Test, an event that went ahead despite the NRL’s attempts to torpedo it….

TV highlights for Saturday May 26

TV highlights for Saturday May 26

MOVIE: OCEAN'S ELEVEN ★★★★ 9.35pm, Nine I suppose it would be possible to make a dud film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts. But you'd really have to be trying hard to stuff…

Movie highlights in brief

Movie highlights in brief

GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL germanfilmfestival.com.au, The Kino and Palace Cinema Como, Thursday May 24 to Wednesday June 6 Elevating a set-piece from Eugene Ruge's kaleidoscopic 2011 novel of an East German clan's disavowal into a tellingly contained drama, In Times of Fading Light…

Full Text: U.S. President Trump announces strikes on Syria

Full Text: U.S. President Trump announces strikes on Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The following is the full text of U.S. President Donald Trump’s remarks on Friday announcing military strikes targeting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s chemical weapons capabilities after a poison gas attack that killed at least 60 people last week. U.S….