SYDNEY (AP) - An Australian investment banker who admitted chaining a fake bomb to a teenager in a bizarre extortion attempt has been sentenced to 13 years and six months jail. New South Wales state District Court judge Peter Zahra handed down the sentence against Paul Douglas Peters on Tuesday.... more »
An Air Force pilot from Canon City who disappeared over North Vietnam 45 years ago is being buried at the Air Force Academy today. The remains of Col. Leo Boston of Canon City were identified three months ago using DNA testing.
Gov. John Hickenlooper has ordered that flags on... more »
SYDNEY (AP) - Jerry Lewis is out of an Australian hospital a day after he had to cancel a show in Sydney because of poor health.
A publicist for the 85-year-old actor and comedian says he was in the hospital for about three hours, and that doctors concluded that... more »
About 5,200 naked people have embraced each other on the steps of the iconic Sydney Opera House for a photo shoot by photographer Spencer Tunick.
Participants in Monday's event by Tunick, who is known for his nude group photos in public spaces, posed for more than an hour in... more »
A pall of red dust blown in from the Outback clogged the skies over Sydney on Wednesday, diverting international flights, disrupting public transport and prompting a spike in emergency calls from people suffering breathing difficulties.
No one was reported hurt as a result of dust storms sweeping a vast... more »