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    Tua Tagovailoa concussion: Doctor involved in decision fired as fallout into ugly NFL incident continues

    The NFL Players Association has fired the unaffiliated doctor involved in the decision to clear Miami star Tua Tagovailoa of concussion as the fallout into the ugly incident continues.ESPN reports the neurotrauma consultant made “several mistakes” while evaluating the Dolphins quarterback after his head knock against Buffalo in last Sunday’s clash.WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE Tua

    Third La Niña means World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef coral is at risk of further bleaching, scientists say

    Marine scientists are worried confirmation of another La Niña weather event this year will lead to more coral bleaching along the north-west coast of Western Australia over summer.Key points:Australian Institute of Marine Science’s James Gilmour says mass bleaching occurs once the temperature hits two degrees above normal for several weeksUp to 30 per cent of coral at Turquoise Bay was

    Norco given more time to decide if it will accept $35m grant to rebuild

    Norco has been granted an extension until next week to tell the state and federal governments if it will accept a $35 million grant to rebuild its flood-damaged ice cream factory in Lismore. Key points:Norco’s request for an extra $9 million to rebuild after the flood has been deniedThe federal government says it has already offered Norco more than $53

    Sniffer dogs to help detect Riverland fruit fly

    Two sniffer dogs will search for fruit fly larvae in orchards across South Australia’s Riverland, as part of a month-long trial to eradicate the pest.Key points:Two dogs will be used to sniff out fruit fry larvae to help protect SA’s horticulture industrySA has been hit by a spate of fruit fry outbreaks in recent yearsThe

    Coolio dead: Michelle Pfeiffer ‘heartbroken’ by rap star’s death at 59

    Hollywood star Michelle Pfeiffer said she was “heartbroken” to learn the news that 59-year-old rap star Coolio had died.Coolio’s song Gangsta’s Paradise was used in Pfeiffer’s 1995 movie Dangerous Minds, becoming a massive global hit.WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Coolio’s most famous hitFor more Celebrity related news and videos check out Celebrity >>Coolio – real name

    World Heritage-listed Naracoorte Caves 500,000 years older than previously thought, research reveals

    New research into the world heritage Naracoorte Caves has revealed the site to be 500,000 years older than previously thought.Key points:Research has determined the caves are 1.34 million years oldThe presence of pollen and charcoal in speleothems shows the cave first opened 600,000 years agoResearch into historic environment changes could help determine what may happen in futureThe Naracoorte