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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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.

Daily News delivery truck driver dies in accident: police

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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....) Thankf

Preparations fall short for Nepal earthquake

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

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 ...

Mainers walk for autism awareness

Mainers walk for autism awareness

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

Nokia denies return to phone manufacturing

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

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 of 30 f

PFA Awards recap: Photos, updates and reaction as the Player of the Year was announced

Eden Hazard, Alexis Sanchez, David De Gea, Harry Kane, Diego Costa and Philippe Coutinho were all up for the big award - but who won?

'Clinton Cash' author: Time to probe nexus of Clinton as secretary of state, contributions, foundati...

The author of "Clinton Cash" acknowledged Sunday that his book has no evidence that Hillary Clinton as secretary of state directly influenced huge international deals in exchange for million-dollar contributions to her family foundation but argued the numerous instances deserve an investigation.

Clinton Foundation addresses disclosure of $31M Canadian donation, re-filing IRS revenue forms

The Clinton Foundation acknowledged Sunday that the nonprofit group "made mistakes" in IRS filings and defended its disclosure of controversial contributions from a Canadian financier, following days of intense public scrutiny about foundation finances.  

Report: Kris Jenner lying about not being contacted for Jenner interview

Is Kris Jenner lying?During Bruce Jenner's interview, Diane Sawyer said that all three of Jenner's ex-wives were asked to comment about his transition. His first two wives gave warm supporting statements but that Kris Jenner had a terse "no comment."

England Test future 'excites' Moores

Head coach Peter Moores is "very excited" by the mix of senior and young players emerging in England's Test team.

Anderson second in world rankings

England and Lancashire seamer James Anderson moves up to a career-high second in the ICC's Test bowling rankings.

Baltimore police arrest 34 in violent protests: spokesman

Washington (AFP) - Baltimore police arrested about 34 people and six officers were hurt when protests over the death in custody of a young black man turned violent, police in the US city said Sunday."A small contingent of yesterday's protesters caused violent disruptions downtown and in west Baltimo

What the deadly Mount Everest avalanche looked like at base camp

A new video from Mount Everest base camp shows people fleeing from Saturday's deadly avalanche that left at least 17 dead and 61 injured. "The ground is shaking," one man says as the avalanche approaches. Nepal's worst earthquake in 81 years — which has claimed at least 2,200 lives— triggered the av

The coolest thing in the Apple Watch box — aside from the watch — is the plug (AAPL)

Apple Watches are starting to arrive around the world today, and one of the coolest things in the box isn't just the watch itself, but the fancy folding plug.  British plugs have three pins, which usually stick out of the plug. But Apple has decided to shake that up a bit by creating a folding plug

Rescue efforts intensify as death toll from Nepal quake soars

International aid groups and the governments intensified efforts to send rescuers and supplies into quake-stricken Nepal on Sunday as death toll soared to about 2,150 with 5,460 injured in the Himalayan country.

Search on for WA missing in Nepal

ABOUT a dozen West Australians are among the missing after 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal that has killed more than 2000 people. LATEST QUAKE UPDATES

Tea Leoni and Tim Daly make their debut as a couple at the White House Correspondents' Dinner

Karen ButlerWASHINGTON, April 26 (UPI) -- Tea Leoni and Tim Daly made their first public appearance as a couple at Saturday's White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington.

Airstrikes, Ground Fighting Rage in Yemen

Fighting raged through Yemen Sunday, with jets from the Saudi-led coalition attacking Houthi-held positions near the presidential compound in the capital of Sana'a and ground clashes erupting in the southern port city of Aden. Witnesses reported at least five airstrikes on an arms depot at a mi

Nepal Earthquake

Death toll continues to rise as residents of Nepal's capital are seeking refuge outside Sunday night, fearful of further aftershocks after a massive earthquake rocked much of the country a day earlier, killing at least 2,400 people.

Leaked ASEAN Document Focuses on South China Sea

A final draft of the 26th ASEAN Chairman's Statement says the group will call for intensified consultations on a code of conduct for the South China Sea. The draft, obtained by VOA Khmer from an ASEAN official who did not want to be identified, says the group will call for the full and effectiv

Israeli Airstrike Kills 4 Suspected Syrians Militants in Golan Heights

Israeli forces on Sunday killed four suspected militants whom it says were caught trying to plant a bomb in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Israeli military officials say they launched an airstrike on the militants near the town of Majdal Shams, close to the Israeli-Syrian border. The

'Grief and fear amid the ruin'

Monday's newspapers focus on the efforts to rescue trapped survivors of the Nepal earthquake. And there is news of a Labour plan to cut stamp duty for first-time property buyers.

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Gameplay Trailer Announces Release Date And Beta

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3's first gameplay trailer was released today on YouTube. The trailer gives us a long look at the futuristic setting of the shooter and confirms the release date.

Why Bob's Burgers Is So Successful, According To Its Creator

The FOX animated series, Bob's Burgers became an instant hit among fans and creator Loren Bouchard thinks he's figured out the secret formula for its success.

Watch: Luther - President Obama's Anger Translator - Makes an Appearance at the White House Correspo...

Maybe only in these good ol' United States of America does this kind of thing actually happen...  Not much that I can add here, except just invite you to watch the video below, from last night's White House Correspondents' Dinner, the 2015 edition, which seems to have become more of a H

Tribeca: 8 Highlights from the 'Goodfellas' 25th Anniversary Reunion

When narrator Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) declared "As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be gangster" at the start of the unveiling of a gorgeous re-mastered 4K print of "Goodfellas," the packed Beacon Theater erupted in enthusiastic applause. Many others followed t

Cook Rates James Anderson As England's Best Bowler Ever

England captain Alastair Cook has rated pacer James Anderson as England’s best bowler of all time following their side's nine-wicket win over West Indies in Grenada.

England's cricketers reap rewards as Peter Moores revels in...

England coach Peter Moores was glad to put a disappointing winter behind him and bask in the "euphoria" of a hard fought Test win against the West Indies. The tourists claimed a nine-wicket victory on the last day in Grenada, defeating both their opponents and a lifeless pitch to take a 1-0 lead in

More than 2,000 confirmed dead in quake

At least 2,152 people are now confirmed dead in the massive earthquake that hit just outside Kathmandu, an official in Nepal said today.