Big Ten Media Days in Indianapolis were a change of tone for commissioner Kevin Warren, who had a shaky first two years on the job, but now is doing a victory lap following the conference's acquisition of USC and UCLA.
Dan Wetzel & SI's Pat Forde react to the commissioner's statements from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indiana & Warren's suggestion that a 16-team playoff may be in consideration.
Later in the show, the guys talk about press conferences from Ohio State's Ryan Day and Michigan's Jim Harbaugh.
Dame Olivia Newton-John has died at the age of 73, her husband has confirmed.The British-born singer died "peacefully" at her ranch in Southern California on Monday morning, surrounded by family and friends.
Refugee and migrant women's experiences of sexual harassment in the workplace will be investigated for the first time in a national study.The Monash University project, launched on Tuesday, will explore what challenges these women face and how those obstacles differ from others in society.
Australian singer and actress Dame Olivia Newton-John has died at the age of 73, her husband has confirmed.The British-born singer died "peacefully" at her ranch in Southern California on Monday morning, surrounded by family and friends.
Three-time Canadian Open champion Serena Williams has moved into the second round in Toronto with a 6-3 6-4 win over Spain's Nuria Parrizas Diaz, while Elena Rybakina and Simona Halep also advanced.Williams, in only her second singles match since returning to action in June after a year-long absence from competition, was forced to dig deep on Monday during a nearly two-hour match played in hot and humid conditions.
Alpine could seek millions in compensation at the London High Court if their Australian reserve Oscar Piastri refuses to race for them next season, team principal Otmar Szafnauer has said.Renault-owned Alpine announced highly-rated Piastri last week as a replacement for double world champion Fernando Alonso in their 2023 lineup, but the 21-year-old has ruled it out.
International alarm over the shelling of Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear complex grew as Kyiv and Moscow traded blame for the attacks.United Nations chief Antonio Guterres, calling any attack on a nuclear plant a "suicidal thing", demanded on Monday that UN nuclear inspectors be given access.
Everton defender Ben Godfrey is likely to be sidelined for about three months after having surgery on the right leg he fractured in the 1-0 defeat by Chelsea at the weekend.In response the English Premier League side have stepped up their pursuit of Wolves defender Conor Coady, seeking a loan deal.
Reigning Coleman medallist Harry McKay insists Carlton would still consider their 2022 AFL campaign a success even if they failed to make the finals.Carlton started the year 9-3 and were in the top-four hunt a fortnight ago, before back-to-back losses to Adelaide and Brisbane left them vulnerable to miss the post-season.
Governments adopted the wrong strategy dealing with the emergence of the Omicron coronavirus variant and more people need to wear masks, the head of a high-profile Australian medical institute says.Burnet Institute director Brendan Crabb says the country is facing a messaging problem and governments should admit they dropped the ball - and consider reintroducing mask mandates to curb high COVID case numbers.
Australia and the United States are working in lockstep to ensure stability amid the growing influence of China in the Indo-Pacific region, the US Deputy Secretary of State says.Wendy Sherman met with Foreign Minister Penny Wong on Monday to discuss the two nations' support of a free and open Indo-Pacific while also deepening their economic engagement in the region.
A widow whose young son attempted suicide 12 months before her Army veteran husband took his own life was initially denied compensation on the grounds "mental illness just runs in your family", a royal commission has been told.Madonna Paul told the Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide on Monday her husband Michael, an aircraft fitter, had been discharged from the Army in 1994 after a Nomad aircraft he had worked on crashed, killing four people, including a close friend.
Allied health worker shortages across the country could put Australians living with a disability at risk of slipping through the cracks, a new report says.High staff turnover rates, lack of permanent work and reduced hours are contributing to a worker shortage in the sector, the report conducted by the peak body for disability says.
NSW parliament resumes on Tuesday with an embattled minority government attempting to stop a series of scandals from running all the way to the March election.The NSW Liberals - governing in coalition with the Nationals - also need a new deputy leader, almost certain to be Treasurer Matt Kean.
The federal government has made a submission to the fair work umpire advocating for a significant and meaningful wage increase for aged care workers.The Fair Work Commission is determining whether to lift pay rates for the aged care sector, with personal care workers on a starting rate of $23.
A telco which pledges to stand up for its customers is facing nearly $300,000 in penalties and compensation after exposing consumers to identity fraud.Life has been fined $199,800 by the communications watchdog for failing to conduct proper identity checks when transferring mobile phone numbers to its services.
A NSW parliamentary inquiry will release its final report into the state government's handling of this year's flood crisis on Tuesday.It comes as Premier Dominic Perrottet continues to sit on an independent report by former NSW top cop Mick Fuller into the flood response.
India batsmen Virat Kohli and KL Rahul have been recalled to the Twenty20 squad for the Asia Cup, but seamer Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out due to injury.Former captain Kohli and Bumrah were omitted from the T20 squad for the five-match series against West Indies, which India went on to win 4-1 on Sunday.
Mystery continues to surround the health of Rohan Dennis as a big few weeks of racing loom for the Australian cycling star.Two days after winning the Commonwealth Games road time trial, Dennis was hospitalised and pulled out of Sunday's road race.
With the Commonwealth Games drawing to a close, a look at five of the brightest stars of Birmingham 2022.Emma McKeon (Australia)Despite attracting unwanted headlines amid her private life, involving Australia team-mates Aaron Chalmers and Cody Simpson, McKeon collected six golds, a silver and a bronze in the pool.
Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has said he has considered extending his stay in Formula One beyond the end of next season.He signed a new two-year deal with Mercedes last year, tying him to the team until the end of 2023.