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Phelps gets suspended sentence for DUI

Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps was given a one-year suspended sentence and 18 months probation after his arrest for driving under the influence of alcohol and speeding, a judge said Friday....  more ...

SA v West Indies, day 3

South Africa had to dig deep into their stores of reserve players and patience, but they still ended the third day of the first Sunfoil Test against the West Indies in firm control at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday....  more ...

EFF to hear judgement before Christmas

The Western Cape High Court will deliver judgment next week on the EFF's quest for an urgent interdict against sanctions implemented by Parliament against 20 of its MPs....  more ...

Dancing smash-and-grabbers targets Joburg motorist

A woman sustained injuries after being targeted by dancing smash-and-grabbers in Bruma in northeastern Johannesburg. ...  more ...

N.Korea behind Sony hack: FBI

North Korea was responsible for a "destructive" cyber attack on Sony Pictures, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation said Friday, warning it would hunt down the perpetrators and make them pay....  more ...

Cook to be axed as England Cricket World Cup captain – reports

Alastair Cook is set to be dismissed as captain of England's one-day team ahead of the World Cup after the opener's miserable run of form, according to reports on Friday....  more ...

US-Cuba thaw likely to shake up baseball Major Leagues

A seismic shift in relations with Cuba had many in US baseball salivating Thursday at the prospect of a flood of talent from the Caribbean country where America's "national pastime" is a passion....  more ...

Second of rearrested Waterkloof four granted parole

Convicted killer Frikkie du Preez, one of the so-called "Waterkloof four", was released on parole on Friday, correctional services said....  more ...

Nyman wins Val Gardena downhill Alpine skiing

Steven Nyman won Friday's men's downhill, the American's third World Cup win, all on Val Gardena's Saslong slope....  more ...

Cop kills himself and his disabled son

A Durban police officer shot and killed his 19-year-old disabled son before turning the gun on himself, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Friday....  more ...

Pretoria woman allegedly assaulted outside nightclub

Pretoria police are investigating a case of assault after a third-year law student was allegedly beaten by two women in the parking lot of a nightspot....  more ...

KZN has SA’s highest TB rate : MEC

KwaZulu-Natal has the most people infected with TB in South Africa, provincial health department head Sibongile Zungu said on Friday....  more ...

Zuma appoints law reform commission members

President Jacob Zuma has appointed two new members to the SA Law Reform Commission, the presidency said on Friday....  more ...

Heavy duty trucks collide on N12 in Alberton (video)

Two heavy-duty trucks were involved in a crash on the N12 highway in Alberton this morning, causing a traffic pile-up....  more ...