A soccer player who has refugee status in Australia told a Thai court Monday that he refuses to be voluntarily extradited to Bahrain, which has asked for his return to serve a prison sentence for a crime he denies committing.
Devastating flooding in northeast Australia has forced thousands of people from their homes and brought snakes and crocodiles onto the streets as authorities warn of strong winds and more rain on the way.
It was sportsmanship at its best on New Year’s Day in Perth, Australia, as Roger Federer defeated Serena Williams in mixed doubles, then took to the mic to praise the iconic athlete.
The black-and-white Holstein Friesian won social media fame and many proclamations of “Holy Cow!” after photos surfaced of the 6-foot-4-inch steer standing head and shoulders above a herd of brown cattle in Western Australia state.
Meghan is known for her love of cooking. Prior to marrying Prince Harry, she ran a lifestyle website, The Tig, that featured recipes.
The government of Queensland state, where the contamination scare started last week, offered a 100,000 Australian dollar ($72,000) reward for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for inserting needles into strawberries.
The pungent smell of the rotten durian fruit at an Australian university library has been mistaken for a gas leak, prompting an evacuation of the building.
A seriously ill Australian woman’s wish to see the ocean came true when the ambulance transporting her to the hospital took a detour to allow her to look out upon the water at least one more time.
Her name is Kathy Raydings, but she’s more often referred to as Grandma Uber. She’s been on the road for about seven months, picking up 480 to 500 male and female passengers per week.
Surfing sensation Australian Quincy Symonds, 7, rocked her first wave at 4-years-old, and is known today as “The Flying Squirrel”
While filming on a remote island in Australia, the host and crew of Animal Planet’s River Monsters came upon a man who had been stranded there, likely saving his life.
“The Wolverine” actor helped his teenage son and other beachgoers who were caught in a riptide while on Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia, on Saturday.
A team of researchers from the University of Queensland in Australia is working on turning a toxin found within the venom of the Peruvian green velvet tarantula called ProTx-II into a painkiller.
WASHINGTON — In the fight between the prince and the crocodile, royalty still reigns. According to the BCC, Prince Harry’s tour of Australia — home of the most famous crocodile hunter, the late Steve Irwin…
HONOLULU (AP) — Australian golfer Robert Allenby says he was robbed, beaten and dumped in a park after missing the cut in the Sony Open, leaving him with cuts and a deep scrape on his forehead.…
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.