Attorney-General Christian Porter says the government will seek to work around a controversial High Court ruling that non-citizens who identify as Aboriginal cannot be deported. In a split 4-3 decision yesterday, the High Court found Aboriginal people held a special status exempt from immigration laws, after considering the cases of...
History was made in Northern Ireland on Tuesday as the first same-sex marriage took place. Robyn Peoples, 26, and Sharni Edwards, 27, made their vows on the sixth anniversary of getting together at the Loughshore Hotel in Carrickfergus, Co Antrim. That happened to coincide with same-sex marriage coming into law in...
A man who was caught on video in a violent altercation with TTC special constables on a streetcar on Friday has been charged, Toronto police say. The incident happened on-board a streetcar on the 501 Queen route, near River Street, shortly before 8 a.m. In the 12-second video posted on Twitter,...
Election season is in full swing and many candidates are looking toward Wisconsin, including former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The Democratic presidential candidate opened his second campaign office in Wisconsin Saturday. The new office is located on South Carroll Street in Madison. Award-winning actor Michael Douglas spoke at the...
When will Bob Knight return to Assembly Hall?. Assembly Hall roared as Indiana fans welcomed back the former Hoosiers coach for the first time since his dismissal in 2000. One of college basketball’s most successful coaches of all time, Knight was arm-in-arm with some former players as the 1980 Big...
A 24-year-old surfing champion has tragically died in Queensland just months after relocating to Australia. The French Surfing Federation announced that Poeti Norac died on the Sunshine Coast last weekend, though the circumstances of her death remain unclear. Norac was a French longboard champion and surf instructor. She was a runner-up in...
The Los Angeles Fire Department has released harrowing audio from multiple 911 calls from those who witnessed the tragic helicopter crash which killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant. Bryant, 41, and 13-year-old daughter Gianna were amongst the nine passengers killed when the Sikorsky S-76B they were travelling on crashed into a...
Somalia has declared a national emergency as large swarms of locusts spread across east Africa. The country's Ministry of Agriculture said the insects, which consume large amounts of vegetation, posed "a major threat to Somalia's fragile food security situation". There are fears that the situation may not be brought under control...
Hillary Clinton is not done talking about Bernie Sanders. The 2016 Democratic presidential nominee said in a podcast interview that aired Friday that Sanders didn't try to unify the party after losing the primary to her four years ago and that he and his supporters contributed to her loss to...
On Friday, Mitt Romney joined Susan Collins as the only two Republicans to vote with Democrats in favor of calling witnesses at President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, which still left the Senate two votes shy of the necessary majority. Despite the fact that Trump’s swift acquittal is all-but assured,...