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NSW records 105 cases, one COVID death

NSW has recorded 105 new COVID-19 cases and the death of a woman in her 90s as residents in Greater Sydney adjust to tougher lockdown restrictions designed to curb the rate of infection.

New drug 'very promising' for stroke care

A new anti-clotting drug could significantly improve outcomes for stroke patients, with promising signs of improved blood flow to the brain to reduce instances of death and disability.

Experts warn of cyber threats to Olympics

A perfect storm of cybersecurity threats is swirling around the Tokyo Olympics with fans including Australian audiences, sponsors, broadcasters and the Games themselves potentially at risk.

Penfolds Grange to set record price

A rare bottle of 1951 Penfolds Grange, signed by its creator and the company's chief winemaker at the time, Max Schubert, is set to go under the hammer with the sale price to reach record levels.

Harder NSW lockdown, one death, 111 cases

Stay-at-home orders are being tightened in three Sydney council areas, retail is being restricted and construction paused as NSW records a COVID-19 death and 111 new community cases.