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Australian Rugby Star Jarryd Hayne Wants to Join NFL

Australian Rugby Star Jarryd Hayne Wants to Join NFL

Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne has turned down a multi-million dollar contract with an Australian National Rugby League (NRL) team because he wants to join the NFL. News broke this week that Hayne, a Parramatta Eels fullback, would not be signing a $6.75 million contract renewal because he was moving to the United States. After […]

Australia Beaches Close Due to Shark Attack

Australia Beaches Close Due to Shark Attack

According to officials, a number of beaches in Western Australia closed Sunday after an apparent shark attack occurred on an inflatable boat. This has occurred a week after a surfer was attacked by a shark having sections of his arms bitten off. According to local media, the two men involved in the most recent shark […]

Search for Malaysia Flight MH370 Resumes

Search for Malaysia Flight MH370 Resumes

After four months, the search for flight MH370, the Malaysian Airliner that vanished more than six months ago, is continuing. During that time crews have been mapping the ocean floor in the search zone that lies about 1,100 miles off the western coast of Australia. The actual 23,000 square mile search zone lies along the […]

Grisly Murder in Australian Suburb: Chef Cooks Wife Before Suicide

Grisly Murder in Australian Suburb: Chef Cooks Wife Before Suicide

Police in the Australian city of Brisbane are investigating the grisly murder of a sex-worker by her chef husband, who dismembered her body and cooked parts of her, before committing suicide. Police were called to the couple’s Teneriffe apartment after neighbors reported an unpleasant and overpowering smell. 28-year-old Marcus Volke attempted to escape from the […]

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott May Support Ban on Burkas

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott May Support Ban on Burkas

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced that he wishes that Islamic religious wear for women, often called burka, was not worn in Australia. His comments and actions are believed to have shown hints of racism and have indicated his possible support of calls to ban those wearing the Islamic head-covering from being worn by visitors to […]

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