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Ian Chappell reveals skin cancer battle

Former Australia Test captain Ian Chappell is battling skin cancer.Chappell, 75, has reportedly just finished six weeks of intensive radiation therapy after having carcinomas cut out of his shoulder, armpit and neck.

Dragons eye unlikely NRL finals spot

Six wins from eight games.That's the equation St George Illawarra face if they want to make the NRL finals, according to coach Paul McGregor after he crunched the numbers on his side's fading top eight hopes.

Dragons defend decision to rest Ben Hunt

St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor has defended his omission of million-dollar playmaker Ben Hunt as his side's NRL season goes on the line against Penrith, saying he is putting player welfare first.

US military warns against Area 51 prank

The US Air Force has warned people against participating in an internet joke suggesting a large crowd of people "storm Area 51", the top-secret Cold War test site in the Nevada desert.

Drought fund won't rob infrastructure: PM

Scott Morrison insists a $3.9 billion drought-proofing kitty won't affect the national rollout of roads and rail lines, after Labor urged the government to find another source for the cash.