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GoodingJr. pleads not guilty to groping

Oscar winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has been released after being arraigned in a US court on charges he groped a woman at a New York City night spot.

Newcastle prop Saifiti an Origin long shot

Potential NSW bolter Daniel Saifiti says he's raring to go if given the nod by Blues coach Brad Fittler, but admits he's an outside chance to replace Newcastle teammate David Klemmer.

We can now get moving on mine: Adani

Adani has declared it's full steam ahead for its controversial mega coal mine after the Queensland government issued the final approval needed to begin construction.