California Lawmakers Visit Australia For Drought LessonsCalifornia lawmakers are joining environmental, labor and business leaders on a trip to see how Australia managed its longest and most severe drought on record.
Working Abroad: Countries With Easily Obtainable Work VisasA look at five countries with easily obtainable work visas for Americans
John Madden: 49ers' Jarryd Hayne Could Pull Off Switch From Australian Rugby Star To NFL ProThe pro football world is buzzing about Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne's debut with the 49ers, and Pro Football Hall of Famer John Madden is joining the chorus.
GoPro-Wearing Turtle Takes You On A Magical Ride Through Great Barrier ReefA new conservation project lets anyone take a leisurely swim along Australia's Great Barrier Reef through the eyes of a sea turtle.
Best Backpacking Trips To Take Through AustraliaA guide to five of the best backpacking trips in Australia
Australia, Antarctica May Have Been Ancient Next Door Neighbors With CaliforniaAustralia and Antarctica may have once been next door neighbors with California and Arizona, according to new findings by USGS scientists.
Trick Shot Breaks Basketball Record 415 Feet Above Tasmania's Gordon Dam (VIDEO)A group of Australian basketball trick shot artists nailed a shot from 415 feet above the basket, atop the Gordon Dam in Tasmania.
California Seeks Drought Solutions From Australia, World’s Driest Inhabited ContinentDesperate for solutions, Californians have taken a keen interest in how Australia coped with its "Big Dry," a torturous drought that stretched across the millennium, from the late 1990s through 2012.
Police Tweet Pot Smoker's To-Do List: Get Up... Dye Hair... Get StonedYes, even stoners are serious about getting it done.
5 Dream Vacations Nearly Twice As Affordable In 2015 Thanks To The Strong U.S. DollarGet out your luggage. Get that passport in order. The dream vacation you never took to an exotic faraway destination could be a reality this year thanks to the strong U.S. dollar.
Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Solomon Islands East Of AustraliaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands east of Australia Wednesday afternoon.
Prepare For 'Australian-Type' Drought, California Officials WarnA panel of top state and local officials that met in Sacramento Thursday warned that residents should prepare for what could be a decade-long drought much like that experienced in Australia recently.