Monday Aug 4
Plumber Marlie Packer happy to forget day job as England eye-up final
Tom Peck is a reporter on The Independent's news desk with an interest in just about everything.
Monday Aug 4
Olympic hopeful wins Long Beach volleyball tournament
In Roslyn Heights accident. shoulder blocked on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between x37/Willis Ave and x38/The Northern State Pkwy .
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Comm Games athlete convicted for assault on rival
Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling.
Cybercast News Service
Comm Games athlete fined for assault on rival
An Australian medal-winning weightlifter was convicted Thursday of head-butting another competitor in the athletes' village and Australia's track and field coach was sent home for criticizing his top star - just as the country's 20-year domination of the competition appeared to be coming to an end.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Man in court on cruelty charges
William Hunter, 64, from Leven, has denied offences against the young boy over a seven-year period when the boy was aged between seven and 14. Hunter entered a not guilty plea at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court to the charge on various occasions between October 1983 and January 1990.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Newcastle-born Australian Opals champion basketballer Jennifer Screen retires
Screen ended her national representative career on Tuesday night after the team's final game of its Japanese tour against Mozambique.
Get to know your Orioles: Tommy Hunter
You wouldn't know it from looking at him, but Tommy Hunter was once a world champion martial artist.
Northern Territory News
Greatest medal celebration ever?
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Sun Jul 27, 2014
Kenyan Caleb races to gold
Glasgow: Caleb Ndiku raced to gold and the first track medal at the Commonwealth Games as Kenya snatched a one-two in the men's 5,000m final on Sunday.
The Daily Record
Glasgow 2014 RECAP: Every medal, every moment, every winner on Day Four
JOIN us for our live coverage of all of the events on Sunday evening at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Sydney Morning Herald
Past inspires Hunter's bright future
But she reckons it still pales in comparison to the racier journal her great aunt Evelyn de Lacy kept on her way to the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Kiwis hot favourites in Commonwealth...
New Zealand got the Rugby Sevens tournament underway at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Saturday on a day when 27 gold medals were up for grabs notably in swimming, judo, shooting and cycling where Australia's Anna Meares will attempt to defend her women's sprint title.