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Hazlewood takes five as Australia fight back
(Reuters) - Australia reached to 221 for four at the close of play on the second day of the second test against India on Thursday after battling their way back into the contest on the back of debutant paceman Josh Hazlewood's five for 68. India had been looking to drive home their advantage at the Gabba after taking charge on day one in Brisbane but were only able to add 97 runs to their ...(12/18/2014 3:17:15 AM)
Smith leads Australia's reply to India's 408
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Steve Smith continued his unbeaten run with a half century in his first test match as captain, guiding Australia to 221-4 in reply to India's 408 before bad light stopped play on day two of the second cricket test.(12/18/2014 3:15:44 AM)
Australia’s Largest Life Insurer Partners with Healthways to Promote Healthier Behaviors
TAL, Australia’s largest specialty life insurer, has partnered with global well-being improvement leader Healthways, Inc. , to offer well-being improvement solutions for up to three million members that TAL covers through its employer and pension-based partnerships.(12/16/2014 12:00:00 PM)
Australia vows to unearth why 'sick' extremist was at large
Australia's government pledged Tuesday to determine why an Iranian-born Islamist with a history of extremism and violence was able to play out a "sick fantasy" by seizing hostages in a day-long siege. A giant sea of flowers was laid at a makeshift memorial near the scene in the heart of Sydney's financial quarter, where Muslim community leaders joined their fellow citizens in mourning the two ...(12/16/2014 1:15:13 PM)
The shock that changed Australia
Australia will get on with business as usual. But the country is a little less charmed following the hostage incident, writes Max Barry.(12/16/2014 4:08:41 PM)
Clarke surgery a success; Australia injuries mount
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Michael Clarke is still a chance to play at the Cricket World Cup following surgery on his right hamstring.(12/17/2014 5:01:25 AM)
Marsh brothers join forces for Australia
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — From an early age, Shaun and Mitchell Marsh got a sense of what it would be like to play test cricket for Australia.(12/16/2014 3:58:48 AM)
Outside the Box: How globalization destroyed Australia’s auto industry
Australia’s auto makers have declared that they’ll stop production because it’s no longer profitable.(12/16/2014 4:41:22 AM)
Rugby union - Australia's Horwill to join Harlequins after World Cup
- Australia lock James Horwill will join Harlequins from Queensland Rugby after the 2015 World Cup, the English Premiership club announced on Wednesday.(12/17/2014 8:08:53 PM)
India wins toss, bats 1st in 2nd test vs Australia
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss Wednesday and elected to bat in the second cricket test against Australia.(12/16/2014 7:00:26 PM)
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