Brent Harvey has sensationally been cleared at the AFL tribunal of a rough conduct charge against Joel Selwood. The Kangaroo veteran had been facing the prospect of being suspended for a final for the second time this September.
Gai Waterhouse described early Melbourne Cup favourite The Offer's handicap as "quite a bit of pudding" as Australia's greatest race desperately seeks the emergence of another star.
A house in Newtown has been evactuated after it was damaged when a neighbouring property, scheduled for demolition, partially collapsed on Tuesday afternoon.
The Wallabies have persevered and run the ball, no matter how harsh the conditions in their four Rugby Championship Tests so far this season. But half-back Nick Phipps✓ has warned against the team thinking that they are one trick ponies who wil not vary their game.
The Victorian Adult Parole Board has conceded that 60 criminals released on parole were convicted for 97 serious violent or sexual offences in the year to June 2014.
No.8 Tim Cree is doing a massive job filling in at lock for the Canberra Vikings, but that task could get even bigger if NSW Waratahs man-mountain Will Skelton runs out for the Sydney Stars at Leichhardt Oval on Saturday.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has acknowledged that military operations in Iraq will be "highly hazardous" as an expert warned that insider attacks on Australian advisers would be a danger.
Soaring like an albatross above Sydney Harbour comes the latest public transport plan for the city: a cable car teetering between Pyrmont and Barangaroo.
The Epping to Chatswood rail line will be shut for months under the terms of a $3.7 billion contract signed this week for a private operator to run the adjoining north-west rail link to Rouse Hill.
Essendon forward/ruckman Paddy Ryder met Brisbane Lions on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a possible move to the Lions.