A North Carolina high school history teacher sparks widespread controversy after he allegedly stomps on an American flag during a lesson about the First Amendment.
Rory McIlroy comes from sixth in the standings to win the FedExCup, after sealing victory on the fourth hole of a sudden-death playoff in the Tour Championship.
AFL Tasmania is not ruling out testing country footballers for ice use after a coroner finds the drug contributed to the deaths of two players.
American golf legend Arnold Palmer, a winner of seven majors including four Masters titles, has died aged 87.
A mechanical fault is likely to blame for a crane collapse which injured three men in North Sydney, the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union says.
ACT Greens kingmaker Shane Rattenbury rules out backing the Canberra Liberals in the case of a hung parliament.