South Africa v Australia: Nathan Lyon charged over drop-ball celebration for de Villiers wicket

South Africa v Australia: Nathan Lyon charged over drop-ball celebration for de Villiers wicket

Updated March 06, 2018 01:35:20 Photo: Nathan Lyon dropped the ball next to AB de Villiers after running out the South African batsman. (AP: Themba Hadebe) Related Story: Warner involved in heated off-field row with Proteas Australia’s Nathan Lyon has been charged with a level-one offence for his send-off of …

Thousands of Telstra customers charged for ringtones and games they didn’t want

Thousands of Telstra customers charged for ringtones and games they didn’t want

Updated March 26, 2018 13:00:09 Telstra has admitted more than 100,000 people may have been charged for content they didn’t mean to sign up for. Thousands of Telstra customers were unknowingly signed up to subscription services or charged for content including ringtones and games, without having to enter payment details …

Logan mayor Luke Smith charged by Queensland corruption watchdog

Logan mayor Luke Smith charged by Queensland corruption watchdog

Email By Mark Willacy Updated March 26, 2018 12:26:36 Photo: Logan Mayor Luke Smith has been charged. (Facebook: Luke Smith) Map: Logan Central 4114 Logan City Mayor Luke Smith has been charged by the Crime and Corruption Commission in relation to Operation Belcarra. The Mayor’s lawyer has told the ABC …

David Warner charged over Quinton de Kock run-in, may miss second Test

David Warner charged over Quinton de Kock run-in, may miss second Test

Updated March 07, 2018 08:00:21 Video: David Warner involved in verbal stoush with Quinton de Kock in Durban (ABC News) Acrimony is certain to reign in the second Test between South Africa and Australia after David Warner and Quinton de Kock were both charged by the International Cricket Council for …

Steve Smith won’t step down as Australian captain, as Cameron Bancroft is charged with ball tampering

Steve Smith won’t step down as Australian captain, as Cameron Bancroft is charged with ball tampering

Updated March 25, 2018 11:05:40 Video: “The leadership group knew about it,” Steve Smith says (ABC News) Steve Smith says he will not be “stepping down” as Australian captain after he and his leadership group instructed Cameron Bancroft to tamper with the ball during the third Test against South Africa. …

Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft charged with ball tampering as Steve Smith admits he helped hatch the plan

Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft charged with ball tampering as Steve Smith admits he helped hatch the plan

Posted March 25, 2018 08:08:47 Photo: Australian cricket team captain Steve Smith admits part in ball tampering. (AAP: Richard Wainwright) Australian cricketers confessed to ball tampering in a desperate plot hatched by captain Steve Smith and senior players as they saw the third test against South Africa slipping away on …

Prominent owner-breeder charged over alleged greyhound exports to China

Prominent owner-breeder charged over alleged greyhound exports to China

Posted March 09, 2018 17:39:56 Photo: Paul Wheeler is one of four men charged by Greyhound Racing NSW. (Source: The Young Witness) Australia’s largest greyhound owner-breeder has been charged as part of an ongoing inquiry into unauthorised dog exports to China and Macau. Paul Wheeler is one for four men …

South Africa v Australia: Kagiso Rabada charged over Steve Smith send-off, risks two-Test ban

South Africa v Australia: Kagiso Rabada charged over Steve Smith send-off, risks two-Test ban

Updated March 10, 2018 20:05:10 Photo: Kagiso Rabada celebrates taking the wicket of Australia captain Steve Smith. (Reuters: Mike Hutchings) Related Story: Warner plays a lone hand as South Africa demolishes Australia Related Story: South Africa claims day one honours as Australia is rattled in Port Elizabeth South Africa fast …

NSW police investigate links to Italian mafia after four charged over drug supply near Bathurst

NSW police investigate links to Italian mafia after four charged over drug supply near Bathurst

Updated March 23, 2018 12:34:34 Photo: Police found large cannabis crops that looked like “football fields” from the air near Bathurst. (Supplied: NSW Police Media) Related Story: Australia’s ‘weakest link’: Why do drug runners target Geraldton? Related Story: Meth seized, 12 arrested after drug busts in Manjimup Police are investigating …

Rick Thorburn charged with rape, indecent assault over incidents at childcare centre

Rick Thorburn charged with rape, indecent assault over incidents at childcare centre

Updated March 21, 2018 17:18:19 Photo: Rick Thorburn is accused of raping a 12-year-old girl and attempting to rape another girl. (AAP Image: Dave Hunt) Police allege Queensland man Rick Thorburn raped a girl under the age of 12 while working at a childcare centre south of Brisbane, later warning …