WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – The US is seeing more backlash from France over its new security pact with Australia. The French embassy in Washington says it is canceling or downsizing several events this week which celebrate France’s help in the ...

The weather cooperated, at least most of the time. British and Australian sailors won, much of the time. But the gold medals were distributed to nearly every corner of the globe, with China and Brazil also winning at Enoshima Yacht Harbor. ...

The bronze medal game for softball is set. Canada will face Mexico to determine which team will join the U.S. and Japan on the podium.  The Canadians enter the game riding the high of their 8-1 victory over Italy which ...

TOKYO — There’s an old saying around the Olympics that silver is the saddest medal. The gold medalist is always over the moon. The bronze medalist is happy, too, because she is on the podium. The second-place finisher — well, ...

NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia (NBC) – Destructive flooding has isolated dozens of towns and resulted in hundreds of rescues in southeastern Australia. The flooding follows torrential rains in Australia’s most populous state, New South Wales. Unknown numbers of houses have ...

AUSTRALIA (NBC NEWS) — Three Micronesian sailors stranded on a remote pacific island drew a giant SOS message in the sand to attract the attention of rescuers, who found them three days after they went missing at sea. Australian and ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — A handful of firefighters have been sent to fight fires in Australia over the past month. Now, the country is asking for more help. Over nine million acres have been destroyed and millions of animals have been ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — As many people are posting and donating to help those affected by the worst bushfire season in Australia, closer to home one Rogue Valley woman is trying to weave a deeper connection to the animals affected ...

“I’m sure everybody realizes that’s an Aussie kangaroo…” Dean Dobrilla is from Mclean, Australia. He’s the only Aussie firefighter at the Milo base camp where firefighters are battling the Miles Fire currently burning more than 45, 000 acres. He’s also ...

Sydney, Australia – Officials revealed new details Friday for the first time since four men were arrested in a series of raids in Sydney last weekend. Australian Federal Police say one of the men, a 49-year-old from Sydney, brought the ...