World News Woodside grows US LNG footprint with $1.8b purchase of Texas-based Tellurian Blog

Woodside Energy will expand its presence in the United States by acquiring LNG company Tellurian for $1.2 billion ($1.8 billion). Woodside said it had negotiated a $1 per share deal for the Texas-based company, which has begun the construction phase of its Driftwood project near Lake Charles in Louisiana, which is expected to have an … Read more

World News Exum injured, Boomers pip France in final Games tune-up Blog

Dante Exum's injury marred another thrilling victory for the Boomers: Australia beat hosts France 83-82, rounding off a confident preparation for the Olympic Games. Dyson Daniels converted a difficult layup after a throw-in from Josh Giddey with less than two seconds left on the clock to win the game in Orleans, south of Paris, on … Read more

World News No shoeys – just the sweet taste of success for Piastri Blog

Oscar Piastri is enjoying every moment of realising his lifelong dream of winning a Formula 1 Grand Prix – and was delighted to be able to skip the famous Australian “Shoey” celebration. Piastri was determined not to let anything change his landmark triumph at Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix, while after the race everyone was worried … Read more

World News Wall St lower in aftermath of global tech outage Blog

US stocks continued to slide as ongoing chaos surrounding a global technical outage due to a software glitch added uncertainty to an already tight market. The widespread technical outage disrupted operations across numerous industries, including airlines, banking and healthcare, after a bug in software developed by cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike caused Microsoft's Windows operating system to … Read more