Cameroon team chief says he’s heard nothing from missing athletes

Cameroon team chief says he’s heard nothing from missing athletes

Updated April 17, 2018 05:55:09 Photo: The absent Cameroon athletes have not been officially reported as missing. (ABC News) Cameroon’s Chef de Mission is due to fly out of the Gold Coast this morning having heard nothing from his eight missing Commonwealth Games athletes, saying he is exhausted from the …

Blasts heard in Damascus as Donald Trump orders air strikes on Syria

Blasts heard in Damascus as Donald Trump orders air strikes on Syria

Email Updated April 14, 2018 11:43:53 Map: Syrian Arab Republic US President Donald Trump says a combined operation by forces from the US, France and Britain against Syria’s chemical weapons capabilities is now underway. External Link: Follow live. Topics: unrest-conflict-and-war, syrian-arab-republic, france, united-kingdom, united-states First posted April 14, 2018 11:39:08 …

Gerald Murnane: one of Australia’s greatest writers you may never have heard of | Books

When Mark Binelli first arrived in the tiny, rural Victorian town of Goroke, to interview Gerald Murnane for the New York Times, Murnane produced a piece of paper with three of his own questions: “Are you at all interested in golf?”; “Are you at all interested in horse racing?”; and …

Explosives charges heard in court, police say four devices found in car and man’s home

Explosives charges heard in court, police say four devices found in car and man’s home

Updated April 03, 2018 15:35:52 Video: Homemade bomb found in car west of Brisbane (ABC News) Related Story: Crude bomb ‘capable of causing serious injury’ found in shopping centre carpark An Ipswich man has been remanded in custody on a string of charges after the discovery of four homemade bombs …

Ball-tampering hearings for Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft could be heard on April 11

Ball-tampering hearings for Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft could be heard on April 11

Posted April 02, 2018 08:50:22 Photo: Australia’s David Warner and Steve Smith could miss out on national contracts for two years. (Reuters: Rogan Ward) Related Story: More heads could roll at Cricket Australia as cheating scandal grinds on Related Story: ‘This is the right thing to do’: Lehmann steps down …

Florida bridge collapse: Voicemail warning of cracking bridge not heard until after tragedy

Florida bridge collapse: Voicemail warning of cracking bridge not heard until after tragedy

Updated March 17, 2018 16:34:26 Video: Emergency personnel with sniffer dogs search for signs of life. (ABC News) An engineer left a voicemail two days before a catastrophic bridge failure in Miami to say some cracking had been found at one end of the concrete span. Key points: A voicemail …

Ball-tampering scandal: Michael Clarke says we haven’t heard the full story from Cricket Australia

Ball-tampering scandal: Michael Clarke says we haven’t heard the full story from Cricket Australia

Updated March 28, 2018 10:13:52 Video: Cricket Australia’s James Sutherland delivers preliminary investigation findings (ABC News) Former skipper Michael Clarke has declared that Australian cricket is in “deep shit” in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal. Clarke’s blunt assessment was delivered after Cricket Australia declared that Steve Smith, David Warner …

Cora Staunton: The greatest footballer playing in Australia that you’ve probably never heard of

Cora Staunton: The greatest footballer playing in Australia that you’ve probably never heard of

By Steve Wilson Updated March 15, 2018 09:29:16 Photo: Irish AFLW star Cora Staunton poses with balls from the two of the codes she has excelled in. (Supplied: GWS Giants AFLW) Related Story: AFLW perfectly set up for dramatic finale Related Story: AFLW clubs ‘making excuses’ for lack of women …