Kings’ performance left coach feeling ill

So embarrassing was the Sydney Kings' second-half NBL capitulation against a rampant Perth Wildcats, it left…

Site of Salem ‘witch’ hangings confirmed

A team of researchers using historical documents and 21st-century archaeological techniques has confirmed the exact site…

Venezuela decrees ‘economic emergency’

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government has decreed a 60-day "economic emergency" for the recession-hit OPEC…

NZ let down by middle order: Hesson

New Zealand's middle order batting lacked poise and purpose in their opening Twenty20 loss to Pakistan,…

The science behind why you love a weekend lie-in

Derk-Jan Dijk, University of SurreySleeping in over the weekend is one of life’s great pleasures. Yet…

Drinking is bad for you – that’s why it’s fun

Chris Hackley, Royal HollowayWhy do we drink alcohol? And what would make us do less of…

Vic hospital naming rights spat brews

Victoria's Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre is embroiled in a spat with one of its philanthropic donors…

At least 20 victims in Burkina hotel attack: hospital director

Around 20 people have been killed in an attack by suspected Islamist militants on a hotel in the…

Obama administration halts new coal leases

The Obama administration is halting new coal leases on federal lands until it completes a comprehensive…

Dhoni reckons 330 is new ODI goal

Of all the stats that flew by him in the second one-day international against Australia at…