Maria Sharapova ticked off more items on her "to do" list at the Australian Open, returning to center court and accounting for the only person who has beaten her at a Grand Slam since her comeback from a doping ban.
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - World number 123 Bernarda Pera sent ninth seed Johanna Konta tumbling out of the second round of the Australian Open on Thursday with a 6-4 7-5 upset in blazing sunshine on court two.
Astro Labe, 38, pleads guilty in Hobart court to causing harm to a commonwealth officialA Hobart DJ has admitted to head-butting the former prime minister Tony Abbott at the city’s waterfront.Astro Labe, 38, pleaded guilty on Thursday in Hobart mag
A Polish court located in Oswiecim has reportedly jailed two organizers accused of dishonoring a memorial site by removing their clothes and killing an animal.
The court handed down jail sentences to protestors identified as Adam B. and Mikita V. Wednesda
(Reuters) - The cases of 39 Russian athletes given lifetime Olympic bans following doping violations at the 2014 Sochi Games will be heard next week, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Wednesday.
LANSING, Mich. (Reuters) - A coach who sent dozens of young girls for treatment to USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, who pleaded guilty to molesting female athletes, told the disgraced physicians on Wednesday to "go to hell" for his crimes.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday signaled sympathy toward a Louisiana death row inmate convicted of a 2008 triple murder who is seeking a new trial because his lawyer ignored his objections and told jurors the man had killed
FORMER Wales manager Gary Speed was one of four men who took their own lives after being coached by Barry Bennell, a court heard today. Liverpool Crown Court heard evidence from a victim who Bennell had admitted abusing in 1998, when he was jailed for nin
BOSTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for 51 Indonesians living illegally in New Hampshire are due in court on Wednesday to urge a federal judge to grant an injunction blocking U.S. immigration officials from moving forward with efforts to deport them.
A HUSBAND and his pal have been jailed for 22 years each for the murder of Leeds mum Sinead Wooding. Aktahr Ali, 27, and Yasmin Ahmed, also 27, beat and stabbed the 26-year-old to death near Alwoodley, last May. A jury at Leeds crown court, West Yorks,
The U.S. ambassador to Kosovo says the country still needs an outside mechanism like the special war crimes court as its justice system is not yet capable of handling high-case profiles and witnesses are subject to intimidation.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - Pennsylvania's high court will hear arguments on Wednesday on whether the state's congressional districts were illegally drawn to benefit Republican lawmakers, a case that could have major ramifications for the 2018 midterm ele
• Robson first player at Australian Open to back Billie Jean King • ‘It’s a tough one but people need to have a think’ says 23-year-oldLaura Robson has come out in favour of renaming Margaret Court Arena, becoming the first
ENGLAND footballer Jon Flanagan has avoided jail after kicking his girlfriend in a sickening “prolonged attack”. The Liverpool defender, 25, was ordered to carry out 40 hours of unpaid work and a 12-month community for assaulting Rachael Wall.