Five forced off Alcoa ship MV Portland

Five union crew members aboard a Victorian cargo ship were pulled from their beds and escorted…

Alcoa shores up Aust gas supply

Global aluminium giant Alcoa is shoring up its West Australian gas supplies, indicating it will continue…

Risk pays off for Tomic

Bernard Tomic admits it's risky business playing tournament tennis the week before the Australian Open, but…

Barcelona’s Neymar to appear in court as defendant in fraud case

The firm alleges it was the victim when Barca signed the player, third in the latest…

Gunmen killed after Afghan city blast

Afghan security forces have killed two gunmen barricaded inside a house in Jalalabad, ending a siege…

Lightning brings new fire threat to Vic

Dry lightning caused by violent thunderstorms may create a new bushfire threat in Victoria.The storms, which…

Israeli strike kills Palestinian militant

An Israeli aircraft has attacked a group of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip who the military…

Lehmann six steals BBL win for Strikers

Jake Lehmann has belted a six over long-off from the final ball of the match to…

Wanted – an inspiring new anthem for English sports teams

One lawmaker has challenged the tradition of playing "God Save the Queen" before England teams take…

Alcohol industry report slammed

As one-punch attacks continue to dominate Australasian headlines, researchers have slammed a report saying alcohol is…