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Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

...Counterterror law enforcement teams later conducted dozens of raids and made several arrests in Australia's three largest cities - Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. One man arrested during a series of raids in Sydney was charged with conspiring with an Islamic State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-15/police-3-dead-including-gunma
IOC wants sliding events out of South Korea, official says

...holding events outside the host country. Because of quarantine laws in Australia, the equestrian competition for the 1956 Melbourne Olympics was held in Stockholm. Equestrian events were held in Hong Kong during the 2008 Beijing Games.Bach said Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-06/ioc-wants-sliding-events
overtime

...tweaked the extreme heat policy for 2015 in the wake of complaints from players about dangerous conditions during a heat wave in Melbourne during the last tournament.Tournament director Craig Tiley said the decision on implementing the policy will take into account...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-02/overtime
Ron Cotton Jr.

...an avid motorcycle enthusiast. In addition to his parents, family members include his children, Kristin (Ryan) Gish, Melbourne, FL, Kevin Mueller, NY and Hunter Cotton, Clearwater, SC; sister, Bonnie (Randy) Kuhlmann, Flower Mound, TX and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173411860
Australian Antonio Murdaca builds eight-shot lead in Asia-Pacific Amateur

MELBOURNE, Australia - Antonio Murdaca shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to open...the day's low score over the 6,453-metre (7,059-yard) Royal Melbourne Golf Club layout.Cheng Jin of China is in second place at four-under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-25/australian-antonio-murdaca-b
Aussie wins Asia-Pacific Amateur, berth in Masters

MELBOURNE, Australia - Antonio Murdaca, of Australia...Championship by seven shots Sunday on Royal Melbourne's composite course.The 19-year-old...an eagle in his four rounds at Royal Melbourne."I had a little bit of a sleepless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-26/aussie-wins-asia-pacific-ama
Australian golfer leads Asia-Pacific Amateur; Tianlang Guan one shot back

MELBOURNE, Australia - Todd Sinnott of Australia...Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne.The 20-year-old Sinnott plays on...the calm morning conditions on Royal Melbourne's composite layout."This is a course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-23/australian-golfer-leads-asia
Aussie wins Asia-Pacific Amateur, spot in Masters

MELBOURNE, Australia - Antonio Murdaca of Australia...Championship by seven shots Sunday on Royal Melbourne's composite course.The 19-year-old...rounds over the 7,059-yard Royal Melbourne layout."I had a little bit of a sleepless...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/aussie-wins-asia-pacific-amate
Australian leads Asia-Pacific Amateur

MELBOURNE, Australia - Todd Sinnott of Australia...Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne.The 20-year-old Sinnott plays on...the calm morning conditions on Royal Melbourne's composite layout."This is a course...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/australian-leads-asia-pacific-
Henrik Stenson takes over World Tour Championship lead after 36 holes

...back after 74. PGA TOUR OF AUSTRALASIA: In Melbourne, Australia, Michael Wright shot 4-under-par...won the past two Australian Masters, also at Melbourne sand-belt courses ? Royal Melbourne last year and Kingston Heath in 2012.His...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-21/henrik-stenson-takes-over-wo