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Hotel staff behind missed drug-test for Chris Froome

TOUR de France favourite Chris Froome says staff at "quite an exclusive hotel in Italy" were simply protecting his privacy when they refused to allow drug testers access to his room earlier this year.

The Brit acknowledged it was his responsibility to ensure he was available for testing.



UPDATE: Bruce Highway bridge needs repairs after truck crash

premium_icon UPDATE: Bruce Highway bridge needs repairs after truck crash

The wet weather caused the truck to aquaplane, hit the bridge and end up on its...

Nose to tail crash blocks lane of major Rocky road

premium_icon Nose to tail crash blocks lane of major Rocky road

Police are directing traffic around the scene of the crash.

Vehicles sideswipe each other in the Rockhampton CBD

premium_icon Vehicles sideswipe each other in the Rockhampton CBD

A person was hospitalised and the vehicles were “undriveable”.