Jul 16, 2015

Johnny Depp's wife charged with sneaking dogs into Australia

Johnny Depp’s wife, Amber Heard, has been charged with illegally bringing the couple’s dogs to Australia — an incident that captured global attention after the nation’s agriculture minister angrily ordered the pooches to get out of the country or face death. Heard was charged ...

Jul 15, 2015

Australia takes stock after first test

The cracks appear to be showing in the normally-invincible Australian cricket team. The second Ashes test starting at Lord’s on Thursday follows hard on the heels of England’s comfortable 169-run victory in the first game in Cardiff. Australia’s most effective bowler in Cardiff, Mitchell ...

Jul 13, 2015

Cluster of volcanoes found under ocean off Sydney

A cluster of submerged volcanoes has been discovered off Sydney, scientists said Monday, with the potential to help unlock the secrets of the sea floor between Australia and New Zealand. The four extinct volcanoes were found about 250 km (150 miles) offshore from Australia’s ...

Australian Kyrgios stunned by criticism at home

Jul 8, 2015

Australian Kyrgios stunned by criticism at home

Nick Kyrgios has been stunned by the ferocity of criticism leveled at him over his behavior at Wimbledon and has called on his fellow Australians to show him respect even if they cannot love him. The 20-year-old said he had contemplated walking away from ...

Jul 7, 2015

Kyrgios blasts swimming legend Fraser

Nick Kyrgios has accused Olympic great Dawn Fraser of being a “blatant racist” after the former champion swimmer said tennis players should “go back to where their parents came from” if they didn’t set a better example to Australian youth. Kyrgios was the subject ...