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Qld teammates called 40 mark early: Smith

The milestone always seemed inconceivable to Cameron Smith.But the Queensland captain has revealed some Maroons teammates predicted he would be the first to play 40...

Putin visits France, aims to mend ties

On a trip likely to shape Russia-France ties for years, Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in France for talks with newly-elected President Emmanuel Macron...

Qld police negotiating with gunman

Police are negotiating with a gunman holed up in a farm house west of Brisbane after one their colleagues was shot dead, leaving his family...

Rebel Wilson defends Disney connection

Rebel Wilson forked out $60,000 to join a secret, invite-only Disneyland club, having believed all her life she was distantly related to Walt Disney himself.