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Tax cuts priority for re-elected Morrison

After spending months arguing that Labor's proposal to shut down some tax concessions would weaken the economy, Scott Morrison is hoping locking in fresh tax relief will do just the opposite.

Manly young gun excites coach Hasler

Quirky Manly coach Des Hasler challenged journalists to uncover Cade Cust's secret journey to the NRL after the 20-year-old's inspired debut against Cronulla on Sunday.

US billionaire pays off students' loans

A billionaire technology investor has stunned the entire graduating class at a US university when he announced at their commencement he would pay off their student loans, estimated at $US40 million ($A58 million).

McGregor threatens axe at NRL's Dragons

Paul McGregor has threatened to wield the axe at St George Illawarra after the Dragons slumped to their fourth straight loss at the hands of Newcastle.

Morrison set to refresh ministry, cabinet

Scott Morrison was rarely flanked by ministers in the election campaign, but now he faces the task of deciding who will form his refreshed ministry and cabinet.