GM Wants to Leave Australia, but Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY— General Motors Co.’s decision to scrap much of its Australia business is facing resistance from dealers, politicians and

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Bain, Cyrus Picked as Top Bidders for Virgin Australia Assets

This post was originally published on this siteInvestment firms Bain Capital and Cyrus Capital Partners were selected as top contenders on Tuesday to acquire the assets of Virgin Australia

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If You Knead No-Carb Bread, It Might Cost You Some Dough

This post was originally published on this siteHoping to make the perfect loaf with no (or few) carbs, bakers are trying ingredients including bamboo, green bananas, cauliflower and powdered

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GM Sends an Australian Icon—Its Holden Brand—to the Junkyard

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY-— General Motors Co. will scale back operations in Australia, New Zealand and Thailand, its latest move to reduce exposure in tough

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Wildfires Spared Many Australian Winemakers, But the Smoke Might Not

This post was originally published on this siteSmoke contamination is a growing problem for the $336 billion global wine industry as fires break out in grape-growing regions. Smoke rises from a

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American Crew Members Who Died Battling Australian Fires Identified

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY—The air-tanker crash that killed three American crew members left a wreckage trail more than half a mile long with nothing much intact,

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Three US Residents Killed in Plane Crash Fighting Australian Wildfires

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY—Three crew members, all U.S. residents, were killed after their air-tanker crashed while battling wildfires ravaging southeastern

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Australia Rain Forecast Brings Hope of Fire Relief—and Threat to Water Supply

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY—Forecasters expect heavy rain in parts of Australia’s fire-ravaged southeast in the coming days, offering relief to firefighters,

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‘We Were Freaking Out.’ Terrifying Fire Season Takes a Bad Turn in Australia.

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY—About 4,000 people trapped by raging wildfires in an isolated holiday town took shelter on the shore and in boats, with the sky turning

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Pacific Islands Fear Spread of Measles During Holiday Travel Season

This post was originally published on this siteInternational health officials are expanding their efforts to prevent a potential spread of measles to more Pacific islands during the holiday

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