Real Madrid edges out Bayern Munich to reach Champions League final

Real Madrid edges out Bayern Munich to reach Champions League final

Updated May 02, 2018 06:53:12 Photo: Real Madrid celebrates Karim Benzema’s second goal against Bayern Munich. (Reuters: Michael Dadler) A double to Karim Benzema has helped send Real Madrid through to its 16th Champions League decider following a tense 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich in the second leg of their …

Melbourne Victory beats Sydney FC in extra-time thriller to reach A-League grand final

Melbourne Victory beats Sydney FC in extra-time thriller to reach A-League grand final

Updated April 29, 2018 00:06:14 Photo: Terry Antonis lived the highs and lows in a dramatic semi-final. (AAP: David Moir) Related Story: ‘Greatest A-League goal ever’: McGree lights up finals with stupendous scorpion kick Terry Antonis moved from hero to villain and back again as Melbourne Victory beat premiers Sydney …

Mount Lyell inquest: Safety manager insists abseiling fastest way to reach victims

Mount Lyell inquest: Safety manager insists abseiling fastest way to reach victims

Posted April 27, 2018 16:56:20 Photo: Phillip Kemp dismissed suggestions a ladder should have been used to reach the men. (ABC News: Rhiannon Shine) A mine safety manager has defended the response to a fatal fall at a copper mine on Tasmania’s west coast, as family members speak about the …

Facebook to move 1.5 billion users out of reach of new EU privacy law

Facebook to move 1.5 billion users out of reach of new EU privacy law

Updated April 20, 2018 07:15:57 Facebook is set to move more than 1.5 billion users out of reach of a new European privacy law, which would allow regulators to fine companies for data breaches. Key points: The new EU law allows for fines of up to 4 per cent of …

Chemical weapons inspectors reach Syrian town of Douma

Chemical weapons inspectors reach Syrian town of Douma

Posted April 18, 2018 04:54:02 Photo: Chemical weapons inspectors in Damascus before heading to Douma. (Reuters: Omar Sanadiki) International inspectors have entered the Syrian town where an alleged chemical attack was carried out earlier this month, Syrian state media reports, after they had waited for days in the capital for …

Commonwealth Games: Hockeyroos lose final to New Zealand, Diamonds reach netball gold medal game

Commonwealth Games: Hockeyroos lose final to New Zealand, Diamonds reach netball gold medal game

Posted April 14, 2018 20:02:04 Photo: New Zealand’s Shiloh Gloyn scored the opening goal against the Hockeyroos. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Australia’s run of consecutive Commonwealth golds in the women’s hockey is over after New Zealand came up the stronger in a 4-1 win against the Hockeyroos. New Zealand looked up …

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

Posted March 24, 2018 07:05:55 Photo: Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to hit the coast as a category four system. (Supplied: BOM) Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to hit Queensland’s Gulf of Carpentaria as a category four system on Sunday — but could reach the coast as early as this …

International pilots reach new heights in the desert, as Alice Springs becomes gliding hotspot

International pilots reach new heights in the desert, as Alice Springs becomes gliding hotspot

Posted March 18, 2018 09:13:02 Photo: The conditions in central Australia make it a hotspot for pilots across the globe. (ABC News: Claire Campbell) International pilots are descending on the central Australian desert to break speed and distance records, as the Red Centre becomes a hotspot for gliding aficionados. Terms …