SBS presenter Scott McIntyre sacked over 'inappropriate' Anzac Day tweets

SBS presenter Scott McIntyre sacked over 'inappropriate' Anzac Day tweets

SBS presenter Scott McIntyre has been sacked from the broadcaster after posting a series of comments about Anzac Day on Twitter that were described as "inappropriate and disrespectful".



Sports reporter Scott McIntyre fired for Anzac Day tweets

Sports reporter Scott McIntyre fired for Anzac Day tweets

An Australian sports presenter has been sacked after going on a Twitter rant about war and Anzac Day.

Nepal shaken by deadly earthquake

Nepal shaken by deadly earthquake

LATEST: Death toll tops 1,900 Google exec among at least 17 killed in avalanches on Mount Everest | Photos from Everest Officials says people will urgently need food, water medicine and shelter First 72 hours critical in search for survivors

GOP needs more than 'Stop Hillary'

GOP needs more than 'Stop Hillary'

The collective Republican refrain, "Stop Hillary," is loud and clear coast to coast.I'm guessing the underlying assumption is she either is wrong for America, too dangerous, or both.The rhetoric has become so ugly, one of my normally rational friends now says, "I can't vote for Hillary.

Obama Has Aged A Lot Since His First White House Correspondents' Dinner

Obama Has Aged A Lot Since His First White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Barack Obama gave his first White House Correspondents' Dinner speech back in 2009, when he joked about Fox News, former Vice President Dick Cheney and first lady Michelle Obama's "right to bare arms." Obama is attending the same event Saturday night, and photos from the two occasions s

Who are the Americans who have been killed by U.S. drone strikes?

Who are the Americans who have been killed by U.S. drone strikes?

The White House confirmed this week that three U.S. citizens were killed in counter terrorism operations, believed to be drone strikes, carried out by the U.S. at the border of Pakistan and Afghanistan in January. They are the latest Americans to be killed as a result of the controversial U.S. dron

How self-publishing on LinkedIn can elevate your professional profile

How self-publishing on LinkedIn can elevate your professional profile

It’s no secret that social media and online profiles have changed the rules of the job search game in more ways than one See also: Creative ways to mitigate the monotony of the job search Data shows that 73% of millennials found their last job through a social network and 77% of organization

Land tax the fairest route

Land tax the fairest route

The Reserve Bank's suggestion to revisit tax incentives for landlords has highlighted how poisoned that debate has become after voters rejected the Labour/Green Capital Gains Tax at last year's election.Watching Labour leader Andrew...

India steps up relief and rescue efforts in neighboring Nepal

India steps up relief and rescue efforts in neighboring Nepal

Day after Nepal hit by its worst earthquake in 80 years, death toll rises sharply to 1,805, according to country's home ministry.

Clippers ready to rumble on road with Spurs

Clippers ready to rumble on road with Spurs

SAN ANTONIO >> The Los Angeles Clippers are coming off a difficult-to-take 111-107 overtime loss Wednesday to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series at Staples Center.

Cecily Strong's Full Speech at White House Correspondents Dinner (VIDEO)

Cecily Strong's Full Speech at White House Correspondents Dinner (VIDEO)

“Saturday Night Live” star Cecily Strong left few stones unturned at the White House Correspondents Dinner. The comedian-actress ripped everyone from President Obama to NBC’s embattled newsman Brian Williams. “What can I say about Brian Williams? Nothing because I work for NB

#Nepal quake latest: Rescuers dig with hands... 1,800 dead

#Nepal quake latest: Rescuers dig with hands... 1,800 dead

Latest: The death toll from an avalanche on Mount Everest has risen to 14 and could rise further, a Nepalese official More...

NBC finds at least 10 Brian Williams embellishments

NBC finds at least 10 Brian Williams embellishments

ATLANTA (CNN) - The in-house investigators assigned to look into Brian Williams' past reports have documented at least 10 instances of exaggerations and embellishments by the NBC anchorman. The investigation is not yet complete, according to a person with knowledge of it, who described some of the

Washington D.C Weather Forecast: Rain Ends, AM Clouds, PM Sun Sunday

Washington D.C Weather Forecast: Rain Ends, AM Clouds, PM Sun Sunday

Overnight:Showers Mainly Southwest of D.C., Chilly Temps: 40s Rain: 90% Chance Sunday Morning:Rain Ending, Cold Lows: 36°-44° Rain: 40% Chance Sunday Afternoon:Partly to Mostly Cloudy & Warmer Highs: 60°-65° Wind: N - 10

Rules on when LAPD body cameras will be turned and who can watch footage to be reviewed

Rules on when LAPD body cameras will be turned and who can watch footage to be reviewed

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners will review proposed rules next week for the use of body cameras, which Los Angeles Police Department officials plan to provide officers over the coming months.The department is expected to assign 860 Taser Axon body cameras -- donated to

PHOTOS: At least 10 dead in Mount Everest avalanche; search for survivors

PHOTOS: At least 10 dead in Mount Everest avalanche; search for survivors

The powerful earthquake in Nepal Saturday triggered an avalanche that killed at least 10 people on Mount Everest, the world's tallest mountain. An official with Nepal's mountaineering department says the bodies of ten climbers have been recovered on Everest. There are additional climbers unaccounted

The Latest on GOP's 2016 hopefuls: Iowa Republicans see a bumper crop of contenders

The Latest on GOP's 2016 hopefuls: Iowa Republicans see a bumper crop of contenders

9 p.m. CDT (10 p.m. EDT) For some at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition meeting of social conservatives, it looks like a bumper crop of Republican candidates competing in the 2016 race.

Dozens arrested as Freddie Gray protests turn violent in Baltimore

Dozens arrested as Freddie Gray protests turn violent in Baltimore

Thousands of protesters took the streets of Baltimore Saturday in the largest Freddie Gray demonstration yet as hours of peaceful marching turned violent.

Duncan Keith scores in 3rd period Blackhawks eliminate Predators with 4-3 win in Game 6

Duncan Keith scores in 3rd period Blackhawks eliminate Predators with 4-3 win in Game 6

Duncan Keith scored at 16:12 of the third, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Saturday night to win their first-round playoff series 4-2.

US sending disaster response team, $1M aid to Nepal after deadly earthquake

US sending disaster response team, $1M aid to Nepal after deadly earthquake

The United States is sending a disaster response team and $1 million in aid to Nepal following a devastating earthquake that shook three countries.

Bruce Jenner reveals that he is a Republican

Bruce Jenner reveals that he is a Republican

"I am a woman."On Friday, 65-year-old Olympian Bruce Jenner definitively answered a number of questions regarding his gender identity in a sit-down interview with Diane Sawyer for a special edition of 20/20, called "Bruce Jenner: The Interview."

VIDEO: Root explains dismissal frustration

VIDEO: Root explains dismissal frustration

England batsman Joe Root says the "frustration" shown after the England innings ended was because both players "thought they were in the wrong".

Inside the office of London design company MOO, which prints some of the coolest business cards arou...

Inside the office of London design company MOO, which prints some of the coolest business cards arou...

London-based company MOO lets customers design business cards and other products online. MOO might not necessarily sound like a tech company, but it's using the digital space to enhance the business of reputation management. In 2012, for example, MOO acquired online profile site Flavors.me. The comp

Nepal earthquake: Live Report

Nepal earthquake: Live Report

Hong Kong (AFP) - 01:03 GMT - WELCOME TO AFP'S live report on the ongoing situation in Nepal following a massive earthquake which killed more than 1,200 people as it tore through large parts of Nepal, toppling office blocks and towers in Kathmandu and triggering a deadly avalanche at Everest base ca

West Australians missing in Nepal

West Australians missing in Nepal

THE families of two Perth women missing after the Nepal earthquake are desperate for news — they are among several West Australians listed as missing. LATEST QUAKE UPDATES

More family time for condemned Aussies

MYURAN Sukumaran and Andrew Chan are spending their final hours with family, unless Indonesia's president gives them a last-minute reprieve.

Perth doctor joins ISIS medical team in 'jihad'

UPDATE: A Perth doctor has appeared in an Islamic State propaganda video urging medicos to join his jihad.

Kris Jenner tweets support for Bruce Jenner, calls him her 'hero'

Karen ButlerLOS ANGELES, April 25 (UPI) -- Bruce Jenner's ex-wife, children and stepchildren took to Twitter late Friday to voice their support of his decision to live his life as a transgender woman.

Humor Is Main Course at White House Correspondents' Dinner

Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered Saturday for the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, a night for President Barack Obama to engage in self-mockery and poke fun at some of his harshest critics. Saturday's dinner was held at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Obama and cele

14 Touching Celebrity Reactions To Bruce Jenner's Interview

Bruce Jenner's 20/20 special, Bruce Jenner: The Interview exposed the world to transgender struggles and gave new light to what it means to find yourself. In response, Twitter saw one of it's most active engagements ever, and particular celebrities shared their own touching reactions.

England Draw First Blood Beating West Indies By Nine Wickets

James Anderson orchestrated a collapse as West Indies allowed one bad session to undo all their good work to let England beat them by nine wickets in the last session on day five of the second Test in Grenada.

WMNGAdams published My favourite things with Claire Doyle of Doggy Devon

Claire Doyle started Doggy Devon www.doggydevon.co.uk in June 2014, after getting new pup Alfie the year before, with the aim helping people find dog friendly places to eat, drink, stay and play in Devon. Her first Doggy Devon Beach and Moor...Guide has recently been published.The last book you enjo

ScottHarrison published Tory lead over Labour down to just 1%

Conservatives have seen their lead over Labour squeezed to just one point in a poll which a week ago gave David Cameron's party a four-point advantage. Tories were down three points in the Opinium survey for The Observer on 34%, to Labour's 33% (up one), with Ukip on 13% (unchanged), Liberal Democr

England wrap up nine-wicket victory against West Indies

England wrapped up a nine-wicket victory over the West Indies after a magical morning from James Anderson and a ruthless chase from Alastair Cook and Gary Ballance secured the second Test. Anderson, who became England's leading Test wicket-taker in Antigua last week, was in effervescent form as he

Two Burnley fans wore the best fancy dress outfits today

Burnley may have lost to Leicester in their relegation six-pointer today, but there's a couple of videos to ease the pain of the club's fans.

Former British soldier appears in court charged with man's death 41 years ago

A 73-year-old former soldier has appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged with the attempted murder of a man with learning difficulties over 40 years ago.

Carrick are promoted to Premiership

Carrick return to the top flight of the Irish League after beating Dundela to clinch the Championship One title.

VIDEO: Cameron's football 'brain fade'

David Cameron makes a slip up in a speech on diversity, saying he is a West Ham supporter, when he is actually an Aston Villa fan.

Police use CS spray on protesters

Police have used CS spray on protesters during a demonstration against gentrification in Brixton, with one man arrested for criminal damage.

AUDIO: Shot Pakistani activist 'knew of risks'

Sabeen Mehmud, the Pakistani human rights activist who was shot dead in Karachi, told the BBC she felt "you have to take some risks" in her line of work.

More trains after rugby overcrowding

Extra trains are laid on to get rugby supporters to Cardiff for the Judgement Day games after services became overcrowded.

PM's 'brain fade' over football team

David Cameron comes under fire from Twitter users after saying in a speech that he supported West Ham - when he is an Aston Villa fan.

Murder victim found dismembered

The murder victim whose body was found in a flat in Pontypridd is named as Tracey Woodford as police reveal she was dismembered.

EU exit nothing to fear, says Farage

UKIP leader Nigel Farage accuses the "political class" of lacking confidence in British businesses and says the UK can go it alone outside the EU.

VIDEO: 'Official notice' given for execution

Three of the so-called 'Bali Nine' have been given official notification of their execution in Indonesia, according to reports.

Quake mission begins for UK experts

Humanitarian experts from the UK will begin to assess the damage caused by an earthquake in Nepal after travelling to the country overnight.

Labour plan to cap rental increases

Private landlords would not be able to increase rents by more than inflation for three years under Labour plans to give tenants more security.

Anderson leads England to victory

James Anderson inspires England to a nine-wicket win over West Indies on the final day of the second Test.

Kazakh leader seeks five more years

Kazakhstan votes in elections likely to extend the 26-year rule of President Nursultan Nazarbayev for another five years.

Prime Minister David Cameron embarrasses himself by mixing up his favourite football team

David Cameron blamed 'brain fade' for the moment he seemed to forget he supported Aston Villa during an election speech

John Carver claims Newcastle United showed 'character' but admits they weren't good enough

John Carver is now the owner of an unwanted Premier League record of seven defeats in a row at Newcastle United - and he's under-fire

Supermarkets welcome cold-comfort edge of F1 aerofoils

UK-based Williams Advanced Engineering, the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Group, has collaborated with UK-based Aerofoil Energy to develop an aerodynamic device that can reduce the energy consumed by refrigerators in supermarkets and convenience stores.

Friends taking over the universe

MEET the close friends who will represent South Australia at the Miss Universe Australia final in June.