Australian police arrest boy over ‘prank’ that left needles in strawberries

Australian police arrest boy over ‘prank’ that left needles in strawberries

Police in Australia have arrested a “young person” who admitted to putting needles inside strawberries.New South Wales Police acting Assistant Commissioner Stuart Smith described the act as a “prank” at a news conference Wednesday.Story continues below READ MORE: Australians report needles...
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Mystery kangaroo on the loose in Austria. That’s right – Austria

Mystery kangaroo on the loose in Austria. That’s right – Austria

There’s a rogue kangaroo on the loose in Austria, baffling local authorities and residents who have spotted the marsupial bouncing around the lush meadows some 14,000 kilometres from its native homeland, Australia. Authorities in Kirchschlag are trying to ro...
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Australia Plans to Deny Chelsea Manning an Entry Visa, Citing ‘Criminal Record’

Australia Plans to Deny Chelsea Manning an Entry Visa, Citing ‘Criminal Record’

SYDNEY, Australia — The Australian government said on Wednesday that it would not grant a visa to Chelsea Manning, a former American soldier sentenced to prison for sharing classified government documents, because she failed a character test required for ent...
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Scott Morrison, Australia’s Next Prime Minister, Pledges to ‘Heal Our Party’

Scott Morrison, Australia’s Next Prime Minister, Pledges to ‘Heal Our Party’

Australia’s conservative lawmakers chose one of their own to become the country’s newest prime minister on Friday, after a vote that capped days of chaos in the capital and underscored the turbulence of the country’s politics. Scott Morrison, who had...
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Members of Team Canada announced for 2018 Invictus Games in Australia 

Members of Team Canada announced for 2018 Invictus Games in Australia 

The Canadian military has officially announced the names of the 40 athletes who will compete for Canada at the 2018 Invictus Games in Sydney, Australia. The international sporting event, slated for Oct. 20-27, is aimed at harnessing the power of...
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Wild brawl erupts between Australia, Philippines during World Cup basketball qualifier

Wild brawl erupts between Australia, Philippines during World Cup basketball qualifier

Basketball Australia says world governing body FIBA will enter “new territory” when it investigates a bench-clearing brawl during Australia’s World Cup qualifying match against the Philippines Monday. It would not rule out criminal charges being laid. Th...
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World Cup roundup: Messi misses penalty kick as Argentina held by Iceland

World Cup roundup: Messi misses penalty kick as Argentina held by Iceland

Argentina 1-1 Iceland Tiny Iceland made a stunning impact in their first-ever World Cup on Saturday when they held 2014 runners-up Argentina to a pulsating 1-1 draw but Lionel Messi‘s tournament began wretchedly as he saw his penalty saved by Hannes...
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