August 30, 2018

Federer cruises into U.S. Open third round

Second seed Roger Federer defeated a frustrated Benoit Paire 7-5 6-4 6-4 at the U.S. Open on Thursday to set up a third-round match against Nick Kyrgios.
August 30, 2018

Peter Corris, the godfather of Australian crime fiction, has died

Australia's greatest crime writer has died at the age of 76.
August 30, 2018

Social Seen: Calamity Jane, an Insta-worthy fashion launch and diamonds

The opening night of Calamity Jane; influencers gather for the Vero Moda launch and judging for the 2018 Diamond Guild Australia Jewellery Awards get underway.
August 30, 2018

SNP on the brink of war: Salmond’s crowdfunding appeal sparks divide in Sturgeon’s party

THE SNP was on the brink of open warfare on Thursday night over sexual misconduct claims against Alex Salmond amid a growing backlash over a cash appeal to fight his former government. Mr Salmond issued the crowdfunding plea for his judicial review cou...
August 30, 2018

SNP on the brink of war: Salmond’s crowdfunding appeal sparks divide in Sturgeon’s party

THE SNP was on the brink of open warfare on Thursday night over sexual misconduct claims against Alex Salmond amid a growing backlash over a cash appeal to fight his former government. Mr Salmond issued the crowdfunding plea for his judicial review cou...
August 30, 2018

Burnley have learnt from European experience says Dyche

Burnley's European adventure ended on Thursday at the hands of Greek team Olympiakos Piraeus as the Premier League side failed to make the Europa League group stage but manager Sean Dyche said it was a valuable experience for the club.
August 30, 2018

Kyrgios listens to umpire’s advice and secures win

Nick Kyrgios, who rarely listens to anyone, appeared to take some advice to try harder from chair umpire Mohamed Lahyani as he rallied to beat Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert and reach the U.S. Open third round on Thursday.
August 30, 2018

‘Disgusting’: Bachelorette slams ‘bullies’ on The Bachelor

After getting eliminated on Thursday night, Vanessa Sunshine has spoken out about the show's "mean girls".
August 30, 2018

Apple expected to unveil three new iPhones

Apple is expected to unveil its new iPhone models as it hosts an event on 12 September in California.
August 30, 2018

Zverev sails into third round at U.S. Open

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev beat a second lucky loser at the U.S. Open on Thursday, overcoming Nicolas Mahut 6-4 6-4 6-2 to reach the third round as he bids for his first Grand Slam title.
August 30, 2018

Actor Gerard Depardieu accused of rape

Depardieu was "shaken" by the "groundless" accusations, the star's attorney said.
August 30, 2018

Woods hopes he has not bitten off more than he can chew

Tiger Woods said on Thursday he might have been better off skipping last week’s opening event of the PGA Tour playoffs to ensure he is not running on empty at next month’s Ryder Cup.