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/ Nov 14, 2017

Sydney ferry named Ferry McFerryface after 'Boaty' overruled

The last of a new fleet of Sydney Harbor ferries will be christened Ferry McFerryface — Sydney's second most popular choice after the now famous jokey Mc-moniker, Boaty McBoatface, the state government said Tuesday. Officials overruled the trend-setting favorite name that was rejected by British ...

In Asia, Trump briefly baffled by group handshake

/ Nov 13, 2017

In Asia, Trump briefly baffled by group handshake

U.S. President Donald Trump is known for his long, at times aggressive, handshakes with world leaders. But at an international summit in the Philippines on Monday, he struggled briefly with a different kind of handshake. Trump, in Manila, attended the opening ceremonies of the Association ...

Australian senators must prove they are not dual nationals

/ Nov 13, 2017

Australian senators must prove they are not dual nationals

All Australian senators have three weeks to prove they were not foreign nationals when elected under an agreement the major political parties reached Monday to resolve a deepening citizenship crisis that could upend the government. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's conservative coalition could lose two seats ...