Wham!'s influence felt in China after landmark 1985 concert

Dec 26, 2016

George Michael's death brought back memories in China of the heady 1980s when Wham! was the first major Western band to play after the death of Mao Zedong

Man charged at Sydney Opera House with threatening property

Sep 8, 2016

Police say an 18-year-old man arrested outside the Sydney Opera House has been charged by counterterrorism investigators with threatening to destroy property

Cal, Hawaii play tourists ahead of college football opener

Aug 24, 2016

With the usual touristy things _ Opera House, Harbour Bridge and meeting mascot-sized koalas _ out of the way, California and Hawaii were set to continue their Australian practice sessions Wednesday ahead of the opening college football game of the season

Sydney Opera House gets major upgrade to fix hated acoustics

Aug 11, 2016

Sydney's iconic Opera House will undergo a sweeping, multimillion-dollar makeover, including a long-awaited upgrade to its maligned acoustics

Pop stars, diplomacy victims of cooling China-S. Korea ties

Aug 10, 2016

Growing Chinese anger at South Korea over a U.S. anti-missile defense system bodes ill for everything from pop star appearances to U.N. action against North Korea's nuclear and missile threats