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A Newcastle Catholic high school and a Sydney Catholic primary school are the latest NSW schools to be closed after a student at each facility tested positive.
Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has suffered a knee injury in their NBA clash against the Washington Wizards and was forced to leave the court.
Top US infectious diseases expert, Dr Anthony Fauci, says he expects a billion COVID-19 vaccine doses to be produced by the end of 2021.
As regional Victoria enters stage three restrictions, coronavirus-hit Melbourne will on Thursday begin adjusting to new rules for businesses and workers.
Australian Council of Trade Unions secretary Sally McManus says the Morrison government is treating childcare workers as second-class citizens.
No.8 seed Ekaterina Alexandrova has been eliminated in the second round from the Palermo Ladies Open by Frenchwoman Fiona Ferro.
Manchester United and Inter Milan are through to the quarter-finals of the Europa League after wins over Lask and Getafe respectively on Wednesday.
The explosion that sent shock waves throughout the Lebanese capital of Beirut was one of the biggest ever non-nuclear blasts, British analysts say.
New coronavirus cases have ticked back up in popular European destinations, while Scottish city of Aberdeen has new restrictions to combat a rise in infections.
Countries across the world are offering their help to Lebanon as it struggles to deal with the aftermath of a chemical explosion that devastated Beirut.
Warrington coach Steve Price says Gareth Widdop is committed to the club and ruled out reports linking him with a return to St George Illawarra.
Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin says his captain Max Gawn should get more protection from umpires, saying the star ruck is a target for AFL opponents every game.
Geelong coach Chris Scott says crunch clashes with St Kilda and Port Adelaide won't reveal where his side sits in the AFL premiership mix.
Police will be given more powers to identify people engaging in serious criminal activity online, under a $1.7 billion cybersecurity strategy.
Officials are encouraging Australians to reach out to friends and family in Melbourne and the rest of Victoria as the state continues to battle coronavirus.
St George Illawarra will look to rising star Tristan Sailor to inject energy from the bench in Thursday night's NRL match against the Sydney Roosters.
Economists are trying to gauge the impact of the tough restrictions in Victoria on an already grim outlook for the rest of the economy.
Lebanon's government has ordered the detention of port officials in Beirut, after a massive explosion in a stockpile of dangerous chemicals.
A parliamentary committee has identified failings in the British government's response to coronavirus, particularly in quarantine measures and border control.
Beirut's weary residents say the huge blast in the city is a cruel blow, amid political stagnation, economic woes and the global pandemic.