Godolphin's Exosphere is the Golden Rose favourite after a disappointing barrier trial from Vancouver at Rosehill on Tuesday.
Michael Koziol New Zealand has edged closer to choosing a new national flag, with the final four options revealed on Tuesday morning at a ceremony in Wellington.
Peter Hannam Another year of above-average fire risk is on the way as the long-term decline in cool season rainfall combines with a strengthening El Nino.
Rupert Guinness Need some help deciding who should wear the No.7 in your team? Here's a rundown of the candidates.
Rupert Guinness Need some help deciding who should wear the No.6 in your team? Here's a rundown of the candidates.
Nicole Hasham Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has slammed as "extremely troubling" the prospect that the firm running the Abbot government's offshore detention centres will have its contract renewed after a Senate report revealed systemic abuse and human misery prevailing under its watch.
Jesse Hogan Acting Twenty20 captain Steve Smith cited the inability of Australia's middle-order batsmen to score boundaries immediately upon arriving at the crease as significant in England's ability to hang on for a five-run win in the team's one-off Twenty20 on Monday.
Peter Hannam The hyperactive hurricane season in the Pacific has jumped up another gear, spawning a record trio of category 4 strength tropical storms that will give the powerful El Nino event yet another boost.
Nick O'Malley A prominent National Rifle Association advocate's 10-minute video suggests the parents of the reporters killed on air not be "emotional" in calling for gun control.