- Funeral for Russian royal who died in Aussie trailer park Updated: Nov-30-15 5:54 am
CANBERRA, Australia - Leonid Gurevich Kulikovsky, the reclusive great-grandson of Russian Tsar Alexander III, had a funeral on Monday in the northern Australian city of Darwin after living his final years in obscurity and alone with his dog in an Outback trailer park where he was known by locals as Old Nick.
- Rod Pampling shoots course-record 61 at Australian Open Updated: Nov-29-15 1:46 am
SYDNEY - Australian veteran Rod Pampling shot the round of his career to break Jordan Spieth's course record at The Australian Golf Club with a 10-under 61 on the final day of the Australian Open on Sunday.
- Victory goes top in A-League as fans stage walkout Updated: Nov-28-15 4:32 pm
SYDNEY - The Melbourne Victory played through a staged walkout by fans to beat Adelaide United 2-1 and move atop the A-League in the eighth round on Saturday.
- Fan pours drink on Celtics draft pick Thornton during game Updated: Nov-26-15 1:57 am
SYDNEY - An elderly basketball fan has been banned for the rest of the Australian season after tipping beer on the head of Boston Celtics 2015 draft pick Marcus Thornton during a domestic league game.
- Australia says checks on Syrian refugees could take a year Updated: Nov-22-15 10:56 pm
CANBERRA, Australia - The Australian government remained committed to resettling 12,000 Syrian refugees, but security checks could take more than a year, officials said Monday.
- Senior the "senior" wins Australian Masters with closing 68 Updated: Nov-22-15 2:39 am
MELBOURNE, Australia - Peter Senior claimed his third Australian Masters title on Sunday and set another age record in his home country as the 56-year-old shot a final-round 3-under 68 for a two-stroke victory.
- Surfer injured in shark attack off Australian east coast Updated: Nov-10-15 5:55 pm
SYDNEY - A shark has seriously injured a 20-year-old surfer in an attack off the Australian east coast, police said Wednesday.