Oil prices surge to highest level since late 2014, Apple shares enjoy a Buffett boost

Oil prices surge to highest level since late 2014, Apple shares enjoy a Buffett boost

Updated May 08, 2018 08:55:18 Photo: Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett says he would happily own all of Apple’s stocks. (REUTERS/Rick Wilking) Global markets finished higher as concerns over Venezuelan oil production and the Iran nuclear deal boosted oil prices and shares in Apple rose. Markets at 7:30am (AEST): ASX …

Tennis integrity report flags ‘tsunami’ of corruption in lower levels, but ‘problem is low’ at elite level

Tennis integrity report flags ‘tsunami’ of corruption in lower levels, but ‘problem is low’ at elite level

Posted April 26, 2018 08:44:09 Tennis faces “very significant” integrity problems caused by the sharp increase in internet betting, an independent report concluded in its interim finding, with one investigator describing a “tsunami” of corruption at the game’s lower levels. The Interim Report of the Independent Review of Integrity said …

Shane Heal hails Andrew Bogut’s signing with Sydney Kings as ‘taking NBL to a whole new level’

Shane Heal hails Andrew Bogut’s signing with Sydney Kings as ‘taking NBL to a whole new level’

BOOMERS legend Shane Heal says Andrew Bogut’s decision to sign with the Sydney Kings in the NBL will help him shore up a role at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. NEW KING: Bogut settles in the NBL And he says the Kings are now the NBL title favourites. After a week …

Baby fish may not find their way home as the level of CO2 in the ocean rises, study finds

Baby fish may not find their way home as the level of CO2 in the ocean rises, study finds

Posted April 12, 2018 10:36:24 Photo: Fish larvae rely on sound to get them back to their natural habitat, but CO2 may change that. (Supplied: Matthew Le Feuvre and James Shelley) Baby fish may lose their ability to find their way home in the future due to rising CO2 levels …

TasRail blasts ‘seriously stupid, reckless’ school bus driver after level crossing near-miss

TasRail blasts ‘seriously stupid, reckless’ school bus driver after level crossing near-miss

By Stephen Pigram Posted April 09, 2018 17:06:55 Video: School bus crosses seconds ahead of train (ABC News) A school bus driver who failed to give way at a level crossing in Hobart’s northern suburbs has been criticised as “seriously stupid and reckless” by the rail authority. TasRail has posted …

World record breakers kicking goals for gender equality, from up a mountain to below sea level

World record breakers kicking goals for gender equality, from up a mountain to below sea level

By Steve Wilson Posted April 07, 2018 17:53:16 Photo: EPF embarked on a 12-day trek through Jordan to raise awareness over gender inequality in sport. In the space of just 10 months a group of female footballers have gone from the top of the world to lower than any team …

Driver Flees as Trains Slams Semi-Trailer Stuck on Level Crossing

A train slammed into a semi-trailer in Temple, Georgia, on Sunday, April 1, and the driver of the truck had seconds to escape before the collision. Fox 5 Atlanta reported the truck, which was carrying cables, had been stuck on the crossing before the train approached, blaring the warning horn. …