Tim Browne chooses quality of life over NRL career after horrific injury

Tim Browne chooses quality of life over NRL career after horrific injury

Posted May 18, 2018 17:54:17 Photo: Tim Browne had plenty of physical knocks at the Bulldogs and Penrith, but now internal injuries have forced him to retire. (AAP: Michael Chambers) For many fans, once a player is injured their first thoughts are the impact of their absence on the rest …

Lucy Gichuhi’s political career facing abrupt end as Liberals fail to embrace newest member

Lucy Gichuhi’s political career facing abrupt end as Liberals fail to embrace newest member

Updated May 15, 2018 13:42:23 The political career of one of the Liberal Party’s newest members, Lucy Gichuhi, is at risk of coming to an abrupt end at the next election. Senator Gichuhi defected to the Liberals in February, making the shock announcement alongside Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who described …

Ashley Judd sues Harvey Weinstein for sexual harassment, damaging her career

Ashley Judd sues Harvey Weinstein for sexual harassment, damaging her career

Updated May 01, 2018 16:34:43 Photo: Ashley Judd was among the first to make an on-the-record allegation of sexual misconduct against Harvey Weinstein. (AP: Chris Pizzello/Invision) Hollywood actress Ashley Judd has filed a defamation and sexual harassment lawsuit against film producer Harvey Weinstein, alleging he damaged her movie career after …

Caster Semenya’s career in jeopardy as IAAF readies new hyperandrogenism rule

Caster Semenya’s career in jeopardy as IAAF readies new hyperandrogenism rule

Updated April 26, 2018 10:32:27 Photo: Caster Semenya’s career has been glittering, but has always attracted controversy. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Related Story: Mission accomplished for Semenya as she enjoys some Gold Coast adulation Related Story: Glory for Semenya but IAAF could end her career later this year South African athlete …

School students testing the water in Tasmania for a career in marine biology

School students testing the water in Tasmania for a career in marine biology

Posted April 21, 2018 08:10:53 Video: Students snorkelling off Maria Island (ABC News) Related Story: ‘Extreme’ heatwave recorded in Tasman Sea breaks records Teenagers from every state and territory in Australia are in Tasmania seeing if they have what it takes to become a marine scientist. The secondary school students …

As Israel Folau defends anti-gay comments, is an end to his rugby career the most likely outcome?

As Israel Folau defends anti-gay comments, is an end to his rugby career the most likely outcome?

By Steve Wilson Updated April 19, 2018 17:33:35 Photo: Israel Folau has stated that his faith is of far greater importance to him than his football career. (AAP: Paul Miller) Could the Wallabies line up for their opening World Cup match next year unable to call on arguably their most …

AFLW premiership coach Bec Goddard leaves Adelaide Crows to pursue police career

AFLW premiership coach Bec Goddard leaves Adelaide Crows to pursue police career

Posted April 13, 2018 12:37:28 Photo: Bec Goddard (centre) coached the club to victory in the AFLW’s first Grand Final. (AAP: Dan Peled) The AFLW’s inaugural premiership coach Bec Goddard has parted ways with the Adelaide Crows after two seasons at the helm, the club says. Goddard moved to South …

Commonwealth Games: IAAF rule change could end career of Caster Semenya – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: IAAF rule change could end career of Caster Semenya – Commonwealth Games 2018

Posted April 11, 2018 15:53:30 Photo: If the IAAF changes its rules on athletes’ testosterone levels, Caster Semenya’s golden Games on the Gold Coast could transform — or end her career. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Related Story: Semenya wins Olympic gold, Farah completes ‘double-double’ Related Story: South Africans rally behind Caster …

Geoffrey Rush’s lawyers claim articles have left him virtually housebound, barely eating and with a ruined career

Geoffrey Rush’s lawyers claim articles have left him virtually housebound, barely eating and with a ruined career

Updated April 09, 2018 14:42:27 Actor Geoffrey Rush is virtually housebound, barely eats and is taking medication for anxiety, according to documents filed in a defamation lawsuit against The Daily Telegraph newspaper. The claims are contained in an affidavit as part of his legal action against the newspaper being heard …

Kim Beazley named new governor of WA, capping distinguished career for ex-Labor leader

Kim Beazley named new governor of WA, capping distinguished career for ex-Labor leader

Updated April 03, 2018 15:28:57 Photo: Kim Beazley served two terms as federal opposition leader before quitting Parliament in 2007. (AAP: Alan Porritt) Former federal Labor leader and US ambassador Kim Beazley has been announced as the 33rd governor of Western Australia. Mr Beazley will replace Kerry Sanderson, who was …