Tearful apology for Vic youth centre abuse

A former youth correctional centre boss has tearfully asked for forgiveness from girls sexually abused under…

Smith ready for Aust cricket’s ‘new era’

Newly installed skipper Steve Smith says he is ready to lead the charge in Australian cricket's…

Pedophile employed at Vic youth centre

A convicted American pedophile was recruited to work at a Victorian state-run youth centre where another…

Australian shares rally, defy Chinese stock market losses

It was no doubt a coincidence, but no sooner had Treasurer Joe Hockey finished a round…

Top NFL coach says Hayne has to make 49ers

Legendary NFL coach John Madden says Jarryd Hayne has all but sealed his spot on the…

Rudisha back on top of the world, Dibaba dominant

While Rudisha's 800 metres victory was not a patch on the brilliant run that won him…

Fire destroys another refugee shelter in Germany

It comes just a week after the self-proclaimed Islamic State beheaded the Syrian archaeologist who looked…

Battle lines drawn at historic Plainfield

In 1777, the Battle of Short Hills in the U.S. Revolutionary War was fought on the…

Seedings for US Open

Sam Stosur is No.22 and Bernard Tomic No.24 in the seedings for the US Open starting…

Swiss expect to decide on FIFA extraditions in September

The accused men, who are in custody and whose lawyers are opposing their extradition to New…

Not a major, but FedExCup sure puts food on table – Spieth

The next challenge facing the precocious American is parleying his top position in the FedExCup standings…

England women eager to save Ashes

England captain Charlotte Edwards knows nothing short of victory will keep the Women's Ashes series alive…

Thousands expected at walk for missing William Tyrell

Walk 4 William will see 170 groups nationally, and five groups overseas, walk through their suburbs in…