15:26 2 male tourists have been attacked by a group of up to 8 people at their backpackers in CHCH. One has broken jaw, other serious eye injuries

15:26 Osama Bin Laden's stepmother and sister among 4 killed after a private jet crash in the UK. Plane overshot the runway as it tried to land.

15:11 The Warriors season without star halfback Shaun Johnson gets underway 5pm today vs Cronulla. It's also The Sir Peter Leitch Appreciation Game :)

15:09 A stormy third round's forecast for Lydia Ko at the British Open - in her bid to snare a first major championship.

15:08 Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke concedes his side is struggling against England because they're playing with "10 men".