After years of misbehaviour including run-ins with police, "shocked and shattered" NRL halfback Todd Carney has been sacked.
Sonny Bill Williams said former coach Steve Folkes was at the centre of his decision to abandon the club to take up a rugby contract with Toulon.
Runaway Bulldogs star Sonny Bill Williams is set to break his silence on why he walked out of the NRL club tomorrow night.
A Labor MP says he hasn't had a drinking binge since making a sex slur to a female security guard, who has letter-dropped his Northern Territory electorate ahead of Saturday's poll.
Tourism Australia has no accurate way of measuring the impact of its promotions, such as the controversial "Where the bloody hell are you?" campaign of 2006, an audit report has revealed.
The murder trial of former chauffeur Gordon Wood has been aborted after "misconduct" by jurors who planned a forbidden visit to the site where his girlfriend died.
Fewer than 40 percent of young adults would have sufficient savings to maintain their lifestyle if they lost their job tomorrow, a new Australian survey has found.
The operators of the website at the centre of the worldwide Beijing Olympics ticket scam say they are also victims.
Two men and a teenager have been jailed for covering up the brutal torture and killing of an intellectually disabled man.
The Cairns Taipans will host the South Dragons in the opening game of the newly streamlined 2008-09 Australian National Basketball League (NBL) season on September 13.
The New South Wales Supreme Court has approved a last-ditch effort from legal teams representing the NRL and the Canterbury Bulldogs to prevent Sonny Bill Williams from playing his first match in France for the Toulon rugby club.
Global brewing giant Foster's has been fined $A1.125 million ($NZ1.44 million) over a safety breach that led to the death of a worker.
Cricketer Adam Gilchrist has called for the sport's Twenty20 format to be adopted as an Olympic event in the year 2020.
Big Brown showed his champion qualities when he dug deep inside the final 200 metres to run down Coal Play and win the group one Haskell Invitational at his first start since his Belmont Stakes failure.
Two men on an around the world race have been rescued from their sinking yacht in the Coral Sea off far north Queensland.
Up to three typhoons may strike during the Olympic Games competition in the Chinese coastal city of Qingdao, if Beijing weather experts are right.
East Timorese President Jose Ramos-Horta has paid tribute to a 15-year-old "hero" who alerted soldiers to rebel leader Alfredo Reinado on the day he was shot.
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's ancestors include petty criminals -- one a street urchin sentenced to death for stealing a dress and underwear from another child, family researchers say.
The governing body of the Olympics says it never entered into a deal with Chinese authorities to censor the internet during the Beijing Games.