Former Labor MP Eddie Obeid loses bid to challenge conviction

Former Labor MP Eddie Obeid loses bid to challenge conviction

Updated March 23, 2018 11:53:59 Disgraced former Labor MP Eddie Obeid has lost his bid to challenge his conviction in the High Court. Obeid was sentenced to five years in prison, in December 2016 after being convicted of misconduct in public office. The conviction related to his failure to disclose …

ASX loses $38 billion; ‘heavy selling’ in Asia-Pacific as Donald Trump, China square off over tariffs – Donald Trump’s America

ASX loses $38 billion; ‘heavy selling’ in Asia-Pacific as Donald Trump, China square off over tariffs – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 23, 2018 16:16:19 Video: Mr Trump says he views China as a friend. (Photo: AP/Evan Vucci) (ABC News) Related Story: China says it will ‘fight to the end’ as US reveals $77 billion tariff plan A stock market sell-off has gripped Australia and the Asia-Pacific, with investors on …

Katie Brennan loses her appeal against ban, is ruled out of AFLW grand final for Western Bulldogs

Katie Brennan loses her appeal against ban, is ruled out of AFLW grand final for Western Bulldogs

Posted March 22, 2018 17:39:06 Western Bulldogs AFLW captain Katie Brennan will miss Saturday’s grand final against Brisbane after having her appeal against a rough conduct charge dismissed. Brennan’s legal counsel argued her penalty was discriminatory, because a male AFL player would receive a $3,000 fine and no suspension for …

Sydney FC loses ‘invincible’ aura and the A-League title is up for grabs again

Sydney FC loses ‘invincible’ aura and the A-League title is up for grabs again

By Steve Wilson Updated March 19, 2018 17:29:42 Photo: With the Jets flying, should Sydney FC be worried? (AAP: David Moir) No need to panic. Yet. That was the message coming out of Sydney FC after the previously near-unbeatable A-League champions fell to a second consecutive league defeat at the …