Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano eruption sends ‘fountains of lava’ into air; forces evacuation of thousands

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano eruption sends ‘fountains of lava’ into air; forces evacuation of thousands

Updated May 05, 2018 07:44:08 Related Story: ‘It sounds like a jet engine’: Volcano eruption causes evacuation in Hawaii The Kilauea volcano spewed fountains of lava into communities on Hawaii’s Big Island on Friday (local time), forcing more than 1,500 people, including many retirees, to flee from their mountainside homes. …

Facebook, Visa and tech rebound sends Wall Street surging

Facebook, Visa and tech rebound sends Wall Street surging

Posted April 27, 2018 07:22:40 Australian shares are set to open higher, after a strong day on Wall Street, boosted by Facebook and other major technology stocks. Markets at 7:05am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.8pc, ASX 200 (Thursday close) -0.2pc to 5,911. AUD: 75.52 US cents, 54.25 British pence, …

Donald Trump sends incoming ambassador to Australia Harry Harris to South Korea instead

Donald Trump sends incoming ambassador to Australia Harry Harris to South Korea instead

Posted April 25, 2018 06:49:17 US President Donald Trump’s proposed ambassador to Australia will be pulled from the post, the ABC understands. Sources say the nominated US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is planning to re-nominate Admiral Harry Harris as Mr Trump’s envoy to South Korea instead. Mr Pompeo had …

Cricket Australia sends Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft home over ball tampering, Darren Lehmann still coach

Cricket Australia sends Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft home over ball tampering, Darren Lehmann still coach

Updated March 28, 2018 05:24:44 Photo: David Warner (pictured) as well as Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft have been sent home from South Africa. (AP: Halden Krog) Cricket Australia says it is considering significant sanctions against Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft, but Darren Lehmann has not resigned as …

Cricket Australia sends Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft home over ball tampering, Darren Lehmann still coach

Cricket Australia sends Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft home over ball tampering, Darren Lehmann still coach

Updated March 28, 2018 04:53:34 Photo: David Warner (pictured) as well as Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft have been sent home from South Africa. (AP: Halden Krog) Cricket Australia says it is considering significant sanctions against Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft, but Darren Lehmann has not resigned as …

Lionel Messi sends records tumbling as Barcelona star dismantles Chelsea in Champions League

Lionel Messi sends records tumbling as Barcelona star dismantles Chelsea in Champions League

Updated March 15, 2018 15:02:49 Video: Messi scores his fastest ever goal against Chelsea (ABC News) It seems barely a Barcelona match goes by without Lionel Messi breaking a record or reaching a milestone, and his masterful performance against Chelsea in the last 16 of the Champions League on Thursday …

Cyclone Marcus: Turnbull sends thoughts five days after storm hit Darwin | Weather

Malcolm Turnbull has sent his thoughts to Darwin, in a phone call to the chief minister five days after Cyclone Marcus tore through the city. The prime minister contacted the Northern Territory chief minister, Michael Gunner, on Wednesday morning, speaking for about three to four minutes. They mainly discussed the …