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The Australian of the Year Awards

HISTORY OF THE AWARDS- The Australian of the Year Awards were born in 1960- The Young Australian of the Year Award was added in 1979, the Senior Australian Award in...

Retiring Wozniacki eyes Open fairytale

Former Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki has kept the flame flickering on an unlikely second slam to end her career, storming into the second round.

Two police shot dead in Honolulu

A Hawaii man with a history of run-ins with police and neighbours was facing eviction when he stabbed his landlord and killed two officers before the house he and two...

Over 200 contract new coronavirus in China

An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities say, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about...

Climate policy tensions plague Morrison

Climate change continues to rattle the Liberals, with the prime minister trying to discredit a NSW minister who voiced concerns over the party's policy direction.

Strong quake in China's Xinjiang region

A strong earthquake has damaged buildings and injured at least one person seriously in a rural part of China's far west Xinjiang region, the government says.

Kyrgios hoping to keep it positive

Intent on keeping his nose clean, Nick Kyrgios is focused only on his dangerous first-round foe while refusing to delve any deeper into the Australian Open draw.