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Usain Bolt's agent confirms A-League talks

Usain Bolt's long-time agent Ricky Simms has confirmed the Jamaican sprint king is considering an offer to trial for a contract with A-League club Central Coast Mariners.

Aussie sport needs integrity body: ASC

Australian sport needs an independent integrity unit because many sporting bodies are incapable of handling such issues, the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) says.

'He screwed up': Turnbull on LNP candidate

The prime minister says the LNP candidate in Longman made an innocent mistake and he's very embarrassed about falsely claiming to have a prestigious military medal.

Trump condemned over Putin summit

US lawmakers, both Republican and Democratic, and former intelligence officials have condemned US President Donald Trump's failure to warn Russian President Vladimir Putin about 2016 US election meddling at a Helsinki summit.

Govt taking advice over NZ teen's release

The Australian government is seeking legal advice after a 17-year-old Kiwi boy was released from a Victorian adult detention centre instead of being deported.