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US THAAD in S. Korea to be ready in daysA US missile defence system being established in South Korea to defend against any North Korean attack should be operational in the coming days, Admiral Harry Harris, the top US commander in the Asia-Pacific, has told Congress.

Rehab made me a better man: Pearce

A wiser and more mature Mitchell Pearce credits his enforced layoff from the NRL and time in a Thai rehab centre as the catalyst for his career-best form.

Depp a 'habitual liar': former managers

Johnny Depp's former business managers say the star "is a habitual liar who denies responsibility for his own outrageous conduct" and "has himself to blame for his financial woes".

Audi stolen during NSW 'test drive'

The "test drive" of an Audi R8 sportscar on Sydney's northern beaches has turned into a disaster after it was stolen at gunpoint and trashed during multiple police chases.

Bulldogs star Reynolds joins the Tigers

Canterbury look set to land Kieran Foran after one of the club's favourite sons Josh Reynolds announced he was joining the Wests Tigers on a four-year NRL mega deal.

Vending machine mishaps over the years

TOY VENDING MACHINE MISHAPS IN AUSTRALIA:APRIL 2017Sydney: A three-year-old toddler manages to weave his way up the chute of a soft-toy vending machine at the Australian Hotel and Brewery at Rouse Hill on Anzac Day and is rescued after 20 minutes.