Shallow and deep pools: AFLW’s problem

The AFL women’s competition has a problem. Two rounds into the third season of the AFLW and there is an alarming disparity in strength between the league’s two conferences. Melbourne sit bottom of Conference A with one win and a percentage of 119.1. The Brisbane Lions, with one win but a vastly inferior percentage of 73.4, are atop Conference B. […]

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Mega Millions pools big losers after jackpot winner announced

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in South Carolina Check your numbers: Winner announced in record $1.6 billion Mega Millions lottery, the largest jackpot in the history of the game. Officials say the winning ticket was sold in South Carolina. While someone in South Carolina who bought the winning ticket for the Mega Millions jackpot of $1.537 billion is about to […]

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Spanish holiday pools becoming 'most dangerous in Europe', expert warns as granddad who drowned in Tenerife is latest victim to be named

The number of deaths in swimming pools since July stands at six (that we know of) and a top expert has now warned shoddy security and substandard designs make them among the most dangerous in Europe. "Sadly every year toddlers die in pools abroad," Allen Wilson, who has spent more than two decades advising tour operators and businesses on safety, […]

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