Guy McKenna has been sacked as coach of the Gold Coast Suns with a year left to run on his contract.
An Australian diver has captured the moment a great white shark attacked one of its own off the South Australian coast.
The face of the Australian Federal Police in recent times, Andrew Colvin, has been appointed the new Commissioner of the organisation.
North Melbourne has re-signed veteran defender Michael Firrito on a one-year deal.
Former intelligence whistleblower turned federal MP Andrew Wilkie has accused the federal government of exploiting fears about terrorism to rush through new national security laws that push Australia towards a "police state".
St Kilda's football boss Chris Pelchen says the No.1 draft pick is on the market and could be traded by the club.
The Sydney Kings held off a fast-finishing New Zealand Breakers side to claim opening bragging rights in their South Island pre-season double header on Tuesday night.
Injuries to pivotal New Zealand Breakers players Tom Abercrombie and Alex Pledger are likely to force them out of the start of the NBL season.
Labor leader Bill Shorten has called on Tony Abbott to show leadership and tackle head on the socially divisive views of some of his backbench MPs.