South Sydney coach Wayne Bennett is tipping the NRL leaders will have as many as half a dozen players involved in the State of Origin series opener.
A majority in Brazil's Supreme Court has voted to make homophobia and transphobia crimes like racism, a decision coming amid fears the country's far-right president will roll back LGBT gains.
A tentative deal to settle lawsuits brought against the TV and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein is close after the US ex-mogul was accused of sexual misconduct by scores of women.
After an 11-day ice bender, alien voices told a Queensland man to slash the throat of a man he was staying with and repeatedly stab him, a court has been told.
AM WorldNew charges laid against Assange in USWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been accused of placing the US at risk of "serious harm" by publishing thousands of secret and classified documents in new charges filed by the US Justice Department.
Facebook has removed more than three billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as in the previous six months.
Gold Coast coach Garth Brennan's position has come under greater scrutiny ahead of Saturday's clash with Manly after the NRL's club board called for a review.
An Australian man imprisoned in Bulgaria has ended his hunger strike against unfair treatment after 33 days without food.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to announce her departure from office, The Times has reported, without citing a source.
North Queensland are preparing for a Canberra pack with a "chip on their shoulder" but expect superstar Jason Taumalolo to contain their youthful exuberance.