Andrew Hornery Even for a billionaire, coughing up $150million to compete in the America's Cup proved a little too rich for Hamilton Island owner Bob Oatley.
Peter Haynes Hamilton Darroch. Suntrap
Nick Miller London: In a corner of a foreign museum there's a 99-year-old army biscuit, tough as nails, a survivor of the conflict that helped forge Australia.
Nick Miller The damning testimonies of the four complainants, as well as the numerous witnesses that testified against the Australian entertainer in court.
Nick Miller, Europe Correspondent Rolf Harris was a ''Jekyll and Hyde'' character, whose immense talent and public generosity to children and animals hid a darker side - he was sexually attracted to young girls, a court has been told.
Patrick Sawer New family adventure as Douglas-Hamilton prepares to row from Geraldton to Durban.
Nick Miller The prosecution was due to wrap up its case against Rolf Harris overnight, with a story which it claims shows him again taking advantage of his celebrity status to molest a young girl.
Nick Miller A keen artistic Newcastle teenager went up to shake Rolf Harris’s hand, but instead he groped her breast and her bottom, a court has heard.
A joke party whose policies include free ice cream, llamas for poor children and independence from Hamilton is getting thousands of dollars of funding from New Zealand taxpayers.
An Australian tourist is missing in New Zealand.
David Sanger United States intelligence officials say they have determined that Edward Snowden gained access to a huge trove of the country's most highly classified documents using inexpensive and widely...
The most dangerous parts of a flight are take-off and landing. Rarely do incidents happen when a plane is cruising seven miles above the earth.
Eileen Ng, Kristen Gelineau and Scott Mayerowitz In an age when people assume that any bit of information is just a click away, the thought that a jetliner could simply disappear over the ocean for more than two days is staggering.
Lindsay Murdoch The missing Malaysian Airlines plane flew for one hour and 10 minutes after Malaysian aviation authorities saw it vanish from radar over the South China Sea and travelled hundreds of kilometres off...
Michael Idato Hundreds of Los Angeles International Airport staff have today begun the almost impossible task of re-scheduling some of the more than 1550 flights and 160,000 passengers affected by yesterday's...
Nick O'Malley Allegations that American intelligence tapped German chancellor Angela Merkel mobile phone have fuelled international frustration with the Obama administration and complicated key trade negotiations...
Barney Zwartz Pope calls for more inclusive church to fight poverty and inequality.
Scientists have altered the genes of a dairy cow to produce milk that's rich in a protein used in many food products and lacking in a component that causes allergies in humans.
Nick O'Malley Even as the investigations begin it's not hard to see the similarities between Edward Snowden, the man behind the leaks on America's electronic surveillance program, and Bradley Manning, on trial for...
Nick O'Malley Even as the investigations begin, it's not hard to see the similarities between Edward Snowden, the man behind the leaks on the United States' electronic surveillance program, and Bradley Manning, on...