Republican candidate Leslie Gibson quits race after calling Florida shooting student ‘skinhead lesbian’

Republican candidate Leslie Gibson quits race after calling Florida shooting student ‘skinhead lesbian’

Updated March 19, 2018 13:07:36 Photo: Emma Gonzalez has been a vocal figure in the push for gun control following the shooting at her school. (Reuters: Michael Laughlin) Related Story: ‘Stop blaming the victims’: Florida shooting survivors call out Trump, NRA Related Story: Inspired, tough but scared: US students stage …

‘A backwards step’: Bev Buckingham blasts female-only race event

‘A backwards step’: Bev Buckingham blasts female-only race event

Updated March 08, 2018 09:13:11 Photo: Tasmanian jockeys Hayley McCarthy, Siggy Carr and Teagan Voorham rode in the Mowbray event. (ABC News: Tim Morgan) The first ever Australian Female Jockey Championships held in Launceston last night has been labelled as “backward” by one of Tasmania’s greatest riders. To coincide with …

Golden Slipper favourite Sunlight could be the first horse owned by women to win the prestigious race

Golden Slipper favourite Sunlight could be the first horse owned by women to win the prestigious race

Updated March 23, 2018 11:53:59 Photo: Race-horse Sunlight has taken the Australian racing world by storm, and is tipped to win the 2018 Golden Slipper. (AAP: Albert Perez) Related Story: Come for a ride on the world’s fastest racehorse Related Story: Jockey trailblazer says women-only racing event ‘a step backwards’ …

AFL returns for 2018 season with promise of fast footy and premiership race wide open

AFL returns for 2018 season with promise of fast footy and premiership race wide open

Updated March 22, 2018 12:23:09 Photo: Picking a favourite for the 2018 AFL season is nearly impossible. (ABC/AAP) On the eve of a new AFL season, while the slate remains clean, we are often told the competition is anyone’s, and all 18 teams are harbouring dreams of being the last …