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Barty roars into first Wimbledon final

After 41 long years, Australia has another Wimbledon women's singles finalist to savour after Ash Barty produced the performance of her life to defeat former champion Angelique Kerber in the last four.

Tears, prayers mark end to US condo search

A sombre moment of silence marked the end of the two-week search for survivors of a Florida condominium collapse, as rescue workers stood at solemn attention and clergy members hugged a line of local officials while many of them sobbed.

England deny brave Danes to reach final

A penalty rebound converted by Harry Kane gave England a deserved 2-1 win over Denmark in their Euro 2020 semi-final to set up a home showpiece against Italy on Sunday.

Haiti President Jovenel Moise killed at 53

Haitian President Jovenel Moise, a former banana producer and political neophyte who ruled Haiti for more than four years as the country grew increasingly unstable under his watch, has been killed at age 53.

UAE container ship fire 'under control'

A fire on a ship at Dubai's Jebel Ali Port, the Middle East's largest trans-shipment hub, has been brought under control, the government's Dubai Media Office (DMO) says.

Luna Park fatal fire, $1m reward on offer

A $1 million reward has been announced for information about a fatal fire at Sydney's Luna Park more than 40 years ago after allegations the blaze was deliberately lit and linked to an underworld figure.

Barty faces a new, mentally strong Ajla

Ajla Tomljanovic says she's a "glass half-empty" woman when it comes to fretting over her tennis career, but that glass is brimming over right now as she prepares for the biggest match of her career against Ash Barty at Wimbledon.