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Stanislas Wawrinka Wins His First Grand Slam Stanislas Wawrinka Wins His First Grand Slam

Swiss tennis player Stanislas Wawrinka nabbed his first Grand Slam title at the Australian Open on Sunday. In an interview with CNN, the 28-year old Wawrinka seemed thrilled and maybe even a little surprised. “I never dreamed about that, never …

Snoop Dogg’s Smoking Causes Fire Department To Come Snoop Dogg’s Smoking Causes Fire Department To Come

Now it’s no surprise that rapper Snoop Dogg has a passion for smoking the green stuff. In fact, he’s built a whole career around it, so perhaps it’s not shocking to hear that he was caught lighting up in his …

Victoria Azarenka Wins First Round of Australian Open Victoria Azarenka Wins First Round of Australian Open

Victoria Azarenka is off to a good start in her quest to defend her consecutive Australian Open singles titles (2012 and 2013.) Azarenka battled long and hard in the dangerous Melbourne heat on Tuesday to advance to the second round. …

Cockroach in Ear: One Man’s Disgusting Story Cockroach in Ear: One Man’s Disgusting Story
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Just like rats, cockroaches are some of the most resilient little creatures on earth, and why? Because they can survive under the most horrid conditions and can live off just about anything. Apparently, one was trying to find something to …

Solange Knowles Performs In Australia To End 2013 Solange Knowles Performs In Australia To End 2013
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Solange Knowles ended 2013 doing what she does best – performing and doing it fashionably. BeyoncĂ©’s younger sister performed at the Falls Festival in Australia over the weekend. In true fashionable form Solange performed in a red high-neck crop top …

Caroline Wozniacki Says “Yes” to Rory McIlroy Caroline Wozniacki Says “Yes” to Rory McIlroy

While golf’s Rory McIlroy may have only been able to win one major competition last year, he started 2014 with the most important victory of his career, announcing his engagement to long-time girlfriend and tennis star, Caroline Wozniacki, via Twitter …

Twitter Adds Australia And Brazil To Alert System Twitter Adds Australia And Brazil To Alert System

The social networking website Twitter is a simple yet effective way to get the word out about what is on your mind, a photo that you have recently taken, or the announcement of a product. With so many people currently …

Nicole Kidman and Family Stun The Australian Press Nicole Kidman and Family Stun The Australian Press

The paparazzi were going crazy when Oscar winner Nicole Kidman and her Grammy award winning husband Keith Urban showed up in Australia last week. The couple was in their native homeland to celebrate the holidays with their families and to …

Woman Walks Off Pier with Face Buried in Facebook Woman Walks Off Pier with Face Buried in Facebook
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Maybe it takes falling into the ocean to convince someone they have a Facebook addiction – or, at least I hope. A Taiwanese tourist had to be rescued from Port Phillip Bay in Melbourne, Australia after walking straight off St. …

Tourist Walks Off Pier While Perusing Facebook Tourist Walks Off Pier While Perusing Facebook

A tourist who was strolling down St. Kilda’s pier in Melbourne, Australia on Monday night wasn’t paying close enough attention to where she was going and fell in, authorities say. “She was still out in the water laying on her …

Angelina Jolie and Family in Australia Angelina Jolie and Family in Australia
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The Jolie-Pitt clan is known for its globe-trotting ways, and son Maddox doesn’t let us down when he visits his mom on a movie set in Australia. Angelina Jolie, who is in Sydney directing the film Unbroken, was surprised as …

Mia Wasikowska Crosses the Outback in ‘Tracks’ Trailer Mia Wasikowska Crosses the Outback in ‘Tracks’ Trailer
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With the summer blockbusters now behind us, studios are now packing theaters with their Oscar nominee hopefuls. Movie such as The Wolf of Wall Street and Dallas Buyers Club will be sharing theater space with winter blockbusters such as The …

Brandi Brandt Faces Charges In Drug Syndicate Brandi Brandt Faces Charges In Drug Syndicate
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Brandi Brandt, the former Playboy model, is now facing charges after being accused of participating in a drug syndicate. Brandt allegedly helped hide a “commercial quantity” of cocaine on Qantas and United Airlines planes which was later picked up by …

The Earliest Life Form Found So Far is in Australia The Earliest Life Form Found So Far is in Australia

The Guardian is reporting that Earth’s earliest life form has been found in Australia. An Aussie research team accompanied by some U.S. scientists discovered a series of “complex microbial ecosystems” they date to 3.5 billion years ago. The find was …

“Godzilla” Platypus Discovered in Australia “Godzilla” Platypus Discovered in Australia

A duck bill, webbed feet, beaver tail, poisonous spurs, and egg-laying – all perfect ingredients for a 6 year-old’s diabolical creature creation. However, this animal really does exist in nature – the platypus. This chimeric animal has been the subject …

Beyonce Didn’t Photobomb, Teen Says Beyonce Didn’t Photobomb, Teen Says

Beyonce was the subject of multiple headlines this week after a photo of her and a fan at a concert went viral. Now, the fan says the picture wasn’t what everyone thinks it was. The photo shows a teen apparently …

Canadian Travel Scam Turns Australian Couples into Drug Mules Canadian Travel Scam Turns Australian Couples into Drug Mules

The Australian reports that a Perth couple were conned into being drug mules by a bogus Canadian travel agency. It all looked legit, at least on the surface. A 72-year-old man and his 64-year-old wife entered a sweepstakes for a …

Kickstarter Australia and New Zealand Goes Live for Project Building Kickstarter Australia and New Zealand Goes Live for Project Building

Last month, Kickstarter announced that they would soon open up to projects based in Australia and New Zealand – but didn’t give an exact timeframe for the launch. Wonder no more, today the company says that people in those regions …

Azealia Banks Cuts Show Short Due To Flying Can Azealia Banks Cuts Show Short Due To Flying Can

Azealia Banks cut short another festival performance on Saturday after she was pelted with a can onstage, leaving before the first song of the set was even finished. It was the second time in a week she’s disappointed Australian audiences. …

Taylor Swift Makes Touring Records Taylor Swift Makes Touring Records
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We just heard about pop diva, P!nk’s tour success (her recent tour stop of Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena marked the 18th sold out performance) but is she the only one breaking records this week? Nope. Leave it to genre bouncing …

P!nk Breaks Touring Records in Australia P!nk Breaks Touring Records in Australia

She’s known for her hot pink hair and even hotter attitude. But as of lately, the bad gal of the pop world, P!nk, is dominating some other, more important categories. The diva pop star dominated the weekly tally of Hot …