Lazarus eyes world record after Canadian Derby

Lazarus eyes world record after Canadian Derby

Superstar Lazarus will continue his North American tour in the Canadian Derby at Woodbine next weekend but a date to mark on the calendar is October 6, when he is likely to lead a southern hemisphere charge at the Red Mile. Taylor…

Deadliest year for environmentalists: 207 activists killed in 2017

Deadliest year for environmentalists: 207 activists killed in 2017

Deadliest year on record for environmentalists: 207 activists were killed in 2017 while trying to protect land, watchdog warns Global Witness reports evidence of government-sponsored killings of activists  Of the 207 killed, Brazil and Philippines accounted for 57 and 48 respectively Demand…

Liverpool sign goalkeeper Alisson for world record fee

Liverpool sign goalkeeper Alisson for world record fee

Liverpool signed Brazil international Alisson from AS Roma on Thursday, smashing the world record for a goalkeeper in a deal worth up to 72.5 million euros ($114.7 million AUD). The Serie A side confirmed in a statement the fee that Liverpool had…

Mum makes history after giving birth to healthy twins two weeks apart

Mum makes history after giving birth to healthy twins two weeks apart

Hospital doctors delivered llb 8oz son Presley Bradshaw after Vicky, 32, went into premature labour. With twins, the second tot normally arrives within the hour but Vicky’s contractions stopped. Medics decided it would be better for daughter Paisley to develop inside Vicky….

Rhyse's record haul gone to Dogs as Raiders stage miracle comeback

Rhyse's record haul gone to Dogs as Raiders stage miracle comeback

Damn you, Joey Leilua and Ricky Stuart and Canberra. This game should have been a celebration of the Generation Next Bulldogs and Rhyse Martin's remarkable 24-point haul. But Leilua and the Canberra Raiders played party-poopers to break the hearts of the Canterbury…

Phones aren’t listening to users but they do record your screen

Phones aren’t listening to users but they do record your screen

Is your phone WATCHING you? Apps aren’t secretly listening to your private conversations but some will record video of everything you do Some apps capture video and screenshots of what phone owners are doing These apps forward the information, including your postcode,…

Finch smashes his own T20 international record with 172

Finch smashes his own T20 international record with 172

Aaron Finch has smashed his own record for the highest Twenty20 international score, blasting 172 in Australia’s tri-series match against Zimbabwe. The Australian skipper passed his previous mark of 156 in the 18th over, which he set against England in 2013. But…

Facebook wants to hide secret inaudible messages in TV ads

Facebook wants to hide secret inaudible messages in TV ads

Facebook wants to spy on you by hiding secret inaudible messages in TV ads that force your phone to record your private conversations, patent reveals Facebook has filed a patent for a system that hides audio clips in TV adverts These sounds…

Decades of success: Stellar Germany World Cup record in peril

Decades of success: Stellar Germany World Cup record in peril

Replay Moscow: Germany’s phenomenal World Cup consistency means the reigning world champions have not been eliminated in the tournament’s group stage for the past 80 years – but that could all change this weekend. In every World Cup since 1938 Germany have…