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Australia gets relief, respite as bushfires spare remote villages

Fearing the worst from approaching bushfires, most of the roughly 230 people living in the village of Towamba in Australia’s southeast left. But the fire...

Serena Williams to meet Jessica Pegula in Auckland final

Jessica Pegula upset former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki on Saturday to set up a final at the ASB Classic against top-seeded Serena Williams. The...

DiCaprio’s Earth Alliance gives $3M to Australia fire relief

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Earth Alliance environmental organization will donate $3 million to help wildfire relief efforts in Australia.  The foundation said Thursday that it has started...

Update: World’s largest volunteer force fights Australia’s wildfires

The wildfire was behaving erratically last week, and Doug Schutz and his team needed to make a quick decision. So they moved a bulldozer...

Australian family’s fortress no match for rapacious fires

 With flames climbing as high as a 15-story building and menacing his supposedly fireproof home on three sides, Justin Kam ran to the laundry...

Australian crews race to contain blazes as damage bill soars

Bolstered by cooler weather and desperately needed rain, exhausted firefighters in Australia raced to shore up defenses against deadly wildfires before the blazes flare...

Serena breezes into second round in Auckland Classic

Top seed Serena Williams kick-started her Auckland Classic singles campaign in style with an easy 6-3 6-2 victory over Italian qualifier Camila Giorgi on...

Cricket: Warne auctioning ‘baggy green’ to raise funds for bushfire victims

Australia’s Shane Warne will auction his prized ‘baggy green’ test cap to raise funds for bushfire relief efforts as fires blaze across the states...

Cricket: Australia beat New Zealand by 279 runs for 3-0 series sweep

Australia beat New Zealand by 279 runs with more than a day to spare in the third and final test at the Sydney Cricket...

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