August 20, 2019

Tarantino’s latest film nabs Australian record, sparks 35mm revival

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood scores the director his biggest opening ever in Australia, largely via unlikely means.
August 20, 2019

Stephens splits with coach Groeneveld ahead of U.S. Open

American Sloane Stephens has parted ways with her coach Sven Groeneveld less than a week before the U.S. Open gets underway, the former champion has said.
August 20, 2019

More lessons to be learnt from Goodes’ story

The Australian Dream uses the ex-footballer's experience as an analogy of our history of racial relations.
August 20, 2019

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open

Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on Monday.
August 20, 2019

Ready to start watching Star Wars? Here’s where to start

There are a number of ways to watch the epic space series that began way back  in 1977
August 20, 2019

Hanging around? Lee’s got it taped

A new show features performer Lee Wilson in a series of extreme physical acts supported by everyday items including sticky tape, bubble-wrap and elastic bands.
August 20, 2019

Waugh wowed by deceptive Archer’s ‘X-factor’

England fast bowler Jofra Archer has the "X-factor" that unsettles opposition batting lineups, said former Australia captain Steve Waugh who believes the evenly-balanced Ashes series would be decided by a few key moments.
August 20, 2019

Girl suing boys choir over alleged gender bias

A mother in Berlin is helping her nine-year-old daughter sue a historically renowned all-boys choir for gender bias.
August 20, 2019

Want to see the Mona Lisa? Get in the queue

The Mona Lisa is on the move again. And while it's only a temporary relocation — from one wing of the Louvre to another — it's causing commotion in Paris.
August 20, 2019

School bans fake nails because students can’t pick up pens

Letter stated some designs were so extreme they were impacting children's education
August 20, 2019

NASA announces a huge comet will arrive this week – and this is how you can see it

Dubbed 168P-Hergenrother, the blazing comet will be visible with the naked eye in some parts of the UK
August 20, 2019

Serena to begin 2020 season with return to Auckland

Former world number one Serena Williams will begin her 2020 season with a return to the Auckland Open in January, her first appearance at the tournament since she was ousted in the second round in 2017.