Lallana eager for Liverpool's Australian tour

Lallana eager for Liverpool's Australian tour

The former Southampton man can't wait to head Down Under with the Reds for eagerly anticipated friendlies against A-League opposition after hearing good things about the 2013 visit



Angry coach's outrageous rap sheet

Angry coach's outrageous rap sheet

FROM umpires to journalists and even AFL boss Gillion McLachlan, there are many who have felt the wrath of Alastair Clarkson.

Angry MP blasts LNP  'gutter tactics'

Angry MP blasts LNP 'gutter tactics'

EMBATTLED Member for Cook Billy Gordon has lashed out at Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg calling him a ‘political grub’.

Upper Kedron estate to be reconsidered

Upper Kedron estate to be reconsidered

THE State Government has this morning called in the controversial $900 million Cedar Woods development at Upper Kedron for reassessment.

Mum begs to stay, 120,000 sign in support

Mum begs to stay, 120,000 sign in support

A TOWNSVILLE nurse who faces deportation with her 10-year-old son, deemed a financial burden because of his autism, has delivered a 4000-page petition to the federal Immigration Minister.

Schumacher Jnr claims maiden race win

Schumacher Jnr claims maiden race win

MICK Schumacher Jnr enhanced the famous name on Sunday by claiming victory in only his third Formula Four race on his debut weekend in the sport.

Hazard crowned the EPL's best player

Hazard crowned the EPL's best player

EDEN Hazard has been named the player of the Premier League season by the PFA while Spurs sensation Harry Kane claimed Young Player of the Year.

Missing tourist found on mountain

Missing tourist found on mountain

A JAPANESE tourist missing on Cradle Mountain since 5pm yesterday has been found alive and well this morning.

Tossing the key may underpin review of Allan Schoenborn

Tossing the key may underpin review of Allan Schoenborn

A review of the convicted child-killer is also a possible test of the federal government's tough-on-crime agenda.

Charges of homophobia continue to dog campaign worker Craig Chandler

Charges of homophobia continue to dog campaign worker Craig Chandler

A man who was prevented from running for the Progressive Conservatives in 2007, and who was branded as too extreme for the Wildrose in 2012, has resurfaced in Alberta's election campaign after a press release announcing his return to the PC fold in January went largely unnoticed.

OZ Min faces bribery probe

OZ Min faces bribery probe

OZ Minerals is being probed over bribery claims concerning a 2009 Cambodian gold exploration buyout.

Nepal earthquake leaves Ottawa family 'helpless' over missing woman

Nepal earthquake leaves Ottawa family 'helpless' over missing woman

The family of an Ottawa woman who was trekking in Langtang National Park in Nepal when a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit feels "helpless" about the lack of information — and concerned there's not enough aid to go around because the devastation is so widespread.

Laverne Cox: Bruce Jenner Is A 'Hero,' 'People's Lives Will Be Saved' (VIDEO)

Laverne Cox: Bruce Jenner Is A "Hero," "People's Lives Will Be Saved" (VIDEO)

Laverne Cox has nothing but praise for Bruce Jenner in the wake of his groundbreaking "20/20" interview, in which he officially revealed he is transgender and identifies as a woman. Cox, who is also transgender, says Jenner is a "hero." Watch here.

IPART to assess whether Sydney councils must merge

IPART to assess whether Sydney councils must merge

The fate of the state's 152 councils will be in the hands of the independent pricing watchdog, which will assess whether they have the "scale and capacity" to avoid mergers.

Violence mars Baltimore protest over police custody death

Violence mars Baltimore protest over police custody death

  A demonstrator puts on a Baltimore City Police hat taken from a destroyed police car while protesting the death Freddie Gray, an African American man who died of spinal cord injuries in police custody, in Baltimore, Maryland, on Saturday. — AFP   BALTIMORE, Ma

Burundi riot police disperse protests against president seeking third term

Burundi riot police disperse protests against president seeking third term

  Riot police spray teargas on residents participating in street protests against the decision made by Burundi's ruling National Council for the Defense of Democracy-Forces for the Defense of Democracy (CNDD-FDD) party to allow President Pierre Nkurunziza to run for a third five-ye

New York's never-ending Medicaid scandals

New York's never-ending Medicaid scandals

Last week, state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli released an audit identifying at least $513 million in "improper" Medicaid payments — plus another $361 million in "questionable" transactions — over four years....

Bidding war underway for iiNet

Bidding war underway for iiNet

M2 Group has entered the race to take over fellow internet provider iiNet, setting itself up against rival TPG Telecom.

'They wanted $130,000 ... and then more': explosive Bali nine bribe allegations

'They wanted $130,000 ... and then more': explosive Bali nine bribe allegations

Former lawyer for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran claims he negotiated a 1 billion rupiah bribe for judges to give the Bali nine duo a prison term. Then they asked for more money, and it fell apart.

Spurs fans still hopeful after loss to Clippers in Game 4

Spurs fans still hopeful after loss to Clippers in Game 4

It was a disappointing Game 4 for Spurs fans as the Clippers beat the Spurs at home 114-105 on Sunday. However, judging by the reaction of some fans at the AT&T Center after the game, you probably wouldn't have guessed that the Spurs lost. "We had some bad calls," said Amy Egnew, a S

Apple Highlights: 'Significant' China Growth, Apple Watch Sales Estimates & So Much More

Apple Highlights: 'Significant' China Growth, Apple Watch Sales Estimates & So Much More

Wall Street is bullish about the results for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL)'s fiscal 2015 second quarter.

Viber Offers Earthquake Victims Free International Calls From Nepal

Viber Offers Earthquake Victims Free International Calls From Nepal

The earthquake in Nepal is a devastating one that has left thousands dead with many more injured and/or missing. So far we've seen various efforts from governments around the world who are offering relief, with big name companies such as Apple, Facebook, and Google offering up relief of their own, o

LG Watch Urbane Could Be Coming To Verizon 28th April

LG Watch Urbane Could Be Coming To Verizon 28th April

Last week we reported that LG had announced the availability of the LG Watch Urbane. The smartwatch was to be first launched in its home country of South Korea last week and is expected to make its way to other markets by the end of the month. The good news is that if you were wondering when the wat

Ed Miliband rules out any kind of deal with SNP.. but Nicola Sturgeon claims he'll change his tune a...

Ed Miliband rules out any kind of deal with SNP.. but Nicola Sturgeon claims he'll change his tune a...

THE Labour leader went further than ruling out a coalition with the Nationalists - claiming he wouldn't even approach Sturgeon for a "confidence and suppy" pact at Westminster.

Brendan Rodgers falls back in Liverpool's race for Man United target Memphis Depay

Brendan Rodgers falls back in Liverpool's race for Man United target Memphis Depay

BRENDAN RODGERS must be resigned now to crossing some of Europe's most exciting talent off his Anfield shopping list this summer – and that may well include Memphis Depay.

Peter Kay's Car Share, TV review: The perfect vehicle for Kay's comic talents

Aidan Turner has departed our screens, and, just in the nick of time, TV has brought us another romantic hero to fill the gap. OK, this 41-year-old Lancashire-born stand-up probably doesn't fit most people's idea of hunky, but new series Peter Kay's Car Share is seriously charming. It's available i

View from the sofa: If Paula, James and the rest can do it, I'll blaze my own trail one more time

I signed up for a marathon today. Not the marathon, of course – entries don't open until this morning. Instead I put my name down for a trail race taking place this autumn. But it was the London Marathon, or more specifically, BBC's coverage of the event, that inspired me.

Arianna Huffington Joins Peer-to-peer Company Payoff - FT.com

Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of Huffington Post Media Group, has become the latest high-profile name to join the burgeoning peer-to-peer lending sector. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for p

79-Year-Old Nets Superfan Finally Returns After He Says LeBron James Complained About Him

Of all the people who could reportedly get inside LeBron James' head while playing a basketball game, would your first guess be a 79-year-old lawyer? Apparently, that's the case. Known as "Mr. Whammy," Bruce Reznick is a beloved and well-known Brooklyn Nets superfan (and "secret weapon"), who

J.R. Smith Ejected After Vicious Hit To Celtics' Jae Crowder's Face

Things got pretty physical during the Cavaliers-Celtics playoffs game on Sunday. Kevin Love left the game with a dislocated shoulder and his teammate, J.R. Smith, also unloaded a brutal swing of the arm on Boston's Jae Crowder in the third quarter. Ouch. (Source: Vine) The refs called a

Kevin Love Dislocates Shoulder, Slams Celtics Player For 'Bush League Play'

Cavaliers forward Kevin Love immediately knew something was wrong after a first-quarter scramble with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk on Sunday as he grabbed his shoulder and ran off the court. It ended up that he had a dislocated shoulder. After the game, Love also immediately knew what he wante

Jeb Bush presidential buzz prompts Catsimatidis claims

Billionaire John Catsimatidis claimed on his radio show Sunday that Jeb Bush planned to launch his presidential campaign Monday, a tidbit quickly denied by a Bush spokeswoman.

Colorado woman calls 911 from trunk after carjacking: cops

The terrified caller was in the parking lot of a shopping center in Loveland when the man hijacked her Hyundai Elantra and ordered her to drive toward the foothills, police said.

Daily News delivery truck driver dies in accident: police

A 24-year-old man who was driving a Daily News delivery truck died after a green cab slammed into him in Brooklyn.

Survivor: Everest Base Camp Like Nuclear Blast

Concern is growing for dozens of climbers trapped on Mount Everest after an earthquake and subsequent aftershock in Nepal triggered a series of deadly avalanches.

3 tips for making small talk suck less

Raise your hand if you hate small talk For many, it's up there with interviewing and public speaking and other highly feared (translation: detested) career tasks. But at least with interviewing or public speaking, you can see the trophy at the end of the race — i.e., if you do well, you could

Photos: The aftermath of Nepal's deadly earthquake

A deadly 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook Nepal on Saturday, causing extensive destruction and loss of life As many as 2,500 people are dead. As rescue teams work around the clock, pulling more victims from the rubble, that number is expected to rise. See also: How to help earthquake victims in

16 celebrity Instagram photos from inside the White House Correspondents' Dinner

U.S. President Barack Obama wasn't the only one who let loose at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner Actors, models, athletes, musicians, politicians and, of course, journalists slipped into gowns and tuxedos for what's become known as "Nerd Prom" — a term that, as the Washing

Baltimore resident: 'We're fed up like Ferguson'

BALTIMORE — When black residents of Baltimore get asked whether they're surprised by the protests that have thrown their city into the national spotlight over the past week, the answer is almost always some version of, "hell no." Residents have been shouting in the streets since the death of

Is Game of Thrones New Tonight, April 26, 2015?

Game of Thrones Season 5 is just getting going, and don't worry, guys, there is another brand new episode of the fantasy episode airing tonight, tonight, April 26, 2015, and we promise, this one is gonna be good! Now that all the pieces are in place thanks to the somewhat slow first two episodes,

Sophia Bush Posts Heartbreaking Note After Ex-Boyfriend's Death

A devastating earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, killing more than 1,900 people in Kathmandu. The 7.8 quake set off avalanches around Mount Everest where, the New York Times reports, at least 17 climbers died, including Google executive Dan Fredinburg, who dated actress Sophia Bush in 2013 and 201

Shots Fired at Lil Wayne's Tour Bus

Things got a little bit heated last night in Atlanta. This time, instead of gunshots being fired in a nightclub — which happens a little too often — shots were fired at Lil Wayne's tour bus after it left the club. (Usually people just ask for their money back if they don't like a show....) Th

Preparations fall short for Nepal earthquake

Saturday's deadly earthquake in Nepal was the "big one" experts have been expecting, based on the region's history and geology. The magnitude-7.8 earthquake centered less than 50 miles from the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu, toppled homes and historic b...

Voices of Aurora: Facing grief and life

On July 20, 2012, excited moviegoers gathered for a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" at the Century Aurora 16 Multiplex Theater in Aurora, Colorado. Eighteen minutes into the show, and shortly after midnight, a gunman opened fire on the ...

Maine hosting New England tourism conference

More than 400 travel and tourism businesses, tour operators and other organizations from eight different countries will visit Maine this month.

Mainers walk for autism awareness

Hundreds of people came out to raise awareness about autism at the 13th annual Walk for Autism on Sunday.

Jezza You Beauty

GIANTS star Jeremy Cameron produced his "best four-quarter performance" on Saturday night against Gold Coast, coach Leon Cameron says. 

Nokia denies return to phone manufacturing

HELSINKI: Finland’s Nokia denied reports in Chinese media that it planned to return to manufacturing phones. “Nokia notes recent news reports claiming the company communicated an intention to manufacture consumer handsets out of a R&D facility in China. These reports are false,”

Satellite dream a nightmare for investors

There's no denying the romance of space and perhaps this is why so many investors, customers and journalists got caught up in the dream of launching Australia's first privately owned satellite.But they will be rueing the day they...

London Marathon 2015 results and winners: All the details from the men's and women's races

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge wins men's marathon,  Ethiopia's Tigist Tufa claims women's event, Josh George denies Paralympic champion David Weir seventh win and Paula Radcliffe runs final London Marathon

Cavs advance, but Kevin Love suffers dislocated shoulder

MANILA, Philippines - Cleveland Cavaliers big man Kevin Love injured his shoulder in his team's game four win over the Boston Celtics ...

IPL 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore Defeat Delhi Daredevils by 10 Wickets

Royal Challengers registered their third win from six matches while Delhi Daredevils have now lost four of their seven IPL 2015 games.

Boston Marathon bomber's lawyers prepare case for life

BOSTON — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin presenting witnesses this week in the penalty phase of his trial as they try to make their case that he should be sentenced to life in prison — not death — for his role in the deadly 2013 attack. Tsarnaev was convicted o