Mitch Seavey becomes oldest and fastest musher to win Iditarod dog race

  • Seavey finishes ahead of son to win third Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
  • At 57, Seavey re-establishes record as oldest champion in event history

Mitch Seavey won his third Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Tuesday, becoming the fastest and oldest champion at age 57 and helping cement his family’s position as mushing royalty.

The Seward, Alaska, musher brought his dogs off the frozen Bering Sea and onto Front Street in the Gold Rush town of Nome after crossing nearly 1,000 miles of Alaska wilderness.

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Tax office and immigration at risk of external cyber-attack, report says

In contrast, audit office says Department of Human Services, which includes Centrelink, is ‘cyber-resilient’

The immigration department and tax office have failed to properly protect themselves from external cyber-attacks despite promising to implement mandatory security strategies by last year.

The Australian National Audit Office released a follow-up report on government cybersecurity on Wednesday, which examined the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, the Australian Taxation Office, and the Department of Human Services.

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Mount St Mary’s, Kansas State open NCAA tournament with First Four wins

    Diminutive point guard Junior Robinson fearlessly dribbled into the heart of New Orleans’ defense, pulled up and hit yet another of his oh-so-soft jumpers. This one decided a frenetic opening game for the NCAA Tournament.

    The smallest player in Division I scored 23 points Tuesday night, including that go-ahead jumper with 1:27 to play, and Mount St Mary’s held on for a 67-66 victory over New Orleans in the First Four.

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