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Australian firefighters warn of uncontrollable blazes as conditions worsen

SYDNEY - Firefighters in Australia warned on Tuesday they would not be able to contain some of the 100 fires still ablaze in the...

Labuschagne 66 not out as Australia grinds to 157-2 at tea

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Marnus Labuschagne scored a patient half-century as Australia was made to work hard for runs by New Zealand on the...

New Zealand volcano vents steam, death toll now at 16

WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand medical staff were continuing to work around the clock Thursday treating severely burned survivors of a volcanic...

How a mega fire spread toward Sydney

SYDNEY - Ferry services were halted, fire alarms triggered and Sydney’s famous Harbour Bridge and Opera House disappeared from view in a thick, smoky...

Australia tells Facebook and Google to commit to competition rules, or else

SYDNEY - Australia said on Thursday technology giants such as Facebook Inc and Google will have to agree to new rules to ensure...

Australia probes theft of drinking water in drought-hit state

MELBOURNE - Australian police are investigating the theft of tens of thousands of liters of drinking water from a council site on the...

Bougainville vote favors independence from Papua New Guinea

CANBERRA, Australia — The South Pacific region of Bougainville voted overwhelmingly to become the world’s newest nation by gaining independence from Papua New Guinea,...

Tremors at New Zealand volcano island hinder recovery of bodies

WHAKATANE, New Zealand - Increasing tremors on a volcanic island in New Zealand have hampered efforts by authorities to recover the bodies of eight...

Australia’s Queensland state will bid for 2032 Olympics

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Australia’s Queensland state will bid to host to the 2032 Olympic Games and Paralympics, state premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told reporters...

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Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge was ratified on the UEFA executive committee alongside Paris Saint-Germain chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi as representatives of the European Club...