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  • The Babadook
    The Babadook (2014) Essie Davis. Dir. Jennifer Kent
    It's easy to forget how hard it is to make a decent horror movie in this day and age. For the last 10-15 years studios have been cranking out cheap, low budget horror flicks with non professional actors in the vein of the Saw movies or more...
  • Tim Cahill celebrates AC2015 Quarter
    Cahill brace sees Socceroos through to Asian Cup semi finals
    Tim Cahill did it again for the Socceroos as his brace proved enough to send the Socceroos to the Asian Cup Semi-Finals. The Socceroos beat China 2-0 at Brisbane Stadium on Thursday night with Cahill sealing the passage with two goals in the...
  • Original Aces' player calls it a career
    Original Aces' player calls it a career
    One of the original Reno Aces has decided to retire from professional baseball.Trent Oeltjen, who was a member of the first Reno Aces team in 2009, announced his retirement this week. Oeltjen, who was born in Sydney, Australia, was playing for the...
  • Australia after Korea loss AC2015
    Korea Republic stun Socceroos
    The Asian Cup schedule has not gone as planned as Korea Republic put a major spanner in the works at Brisbane on Saturday night. Korea beat the hosts, Australia 1-0 at Brisbane Stadium, which will move Korea to the marquee stadium side of the draw...
  • Socceroos celebrate v Oman AC2015
    Socceroos continue to impress in Oman win
    Australia have qualified for the Asian Cup quarter-finals as they continued their spectacular form in the tournament as they managed a 4-0 win over Oman at Stadium Australia on Tuesday night. The win sees Australia well on top of Group A, with a...
  • Hot photos of Maria Sharapova and friends at Tag Heuer party in Australia in 2015
    Hot photos of Maria Sharapova and friends at Tag Heuer party Australia in 2015
    In addition to her prodigious earnings from playing tennis on the court, superstar tennis player Maria Sharapova also earns a ton of money annually from endorsement deals. One of Maria's biggest endorsement deals is with watch maker Tag Heuer...
  • Socceroos celebrate v Kuwait AC2015
    Socceroos get almost perfect start to Asian Cup
    Australia have put a horrid 2014 behind them in the best possible fashion as they opened the Asian Cup at Melbourne Rectangular Stadium with a 4-1 win over Kuwait on Friday night. The win makes it the first time since 1968 that an individual host...
  • New for 2015: Bicycling around Vietnam
    New for 2015: Bicycling around Vietnam
    Here’s a new family-friendly tour for bicyclists: It’s an adventure along the coast of Vietnam, and it features a bunch of options for morning rides, all getting back to your hotel in time for lunch. After that, you’re free to...
  • Great White Shark South Africa photo
    Great White shark attacks, kills teen in western Australia
    A 17-year-old out spear-fishing at Cheynes Beach in Western Australia was killed this weekend, the victim of a Great White shark authorities are saying. The shark attacked two men, according to reports, the teen suffering a deadly bite to his leg...
  • NYPDRCMP
    Aussie, Canadian cops join Yanks in turning backs to de Blasio
    The fraternal bond between law enforcement officials has long been known for its legendary strength in the face of adversary and grief. Yet the show of solidarity recently displayed in New York City has crossed not only international borders, but...
  • Australian newscaster breaks down on air when learning she knew woman killed in Sydney siege on Tuesday
    Australian newscaster on air: Breaks down realizing friend was Sydney fatality
    An Australian newscaster breaks down on the air after finding out while reporting the news that a woman killed in the Sydney siege on Tuesday was someone she knew. The heart-wrenching show of raw emotions offered a realistic window into the pain...
  • Sydney cafe siege ends
    PBS gun poll backfires; stories from Sydney, Philly may explain why
    A PBS “Newshour” poll launched Sunday appears to be backfiring big time against the gun prohibition lobby – coincidentally on the heels of Saturday’s “I will not comply” rally in Olympia – and news reports...
  • Australian terrorist killed after 16-hour siege
    Australian terrorist killed after 16-hour siege
    Two out of 17 hostages were killed before Australian police were able to take down an Iranian-born gunman, Man Haron Monis, 50, invaded the popular Chocolat Café in Sydney and forced customers to hold a flag with an Islamic declaration of faith in...
  • islamistflag
    Aussie authorities 'unsure' of terrorist's motivation
    Islamic jihad isn't something the Australian nation or her people are unfamiliar with. Between the 2002 and 2005 Bali Bombings which killed almost 100 Aussies, as well as the recent breaking up of a Jihadist plot to kidnap citizens off the...
  • Hostage taken out on stretcher
    Jihadist hostage-taker enabled by Australian gun laws
    An Islamic gunman who took Sydney cafe employees and customers hostage is among the three people reported dead after automatic weapon-wielding police using flash grenades stormed the building early Tuesday morning Australian time, Fox News is...