Thor arrived amid thunder and driving rain.
VIPs filing into the Birdcage for Derby Day on Saturday made it resemble a sort of celebrity Noah's Ark, as grey clouds gathered over Melbourne and threatened to turn Derby Day 2014 into a washout.
An internal investigation is under way into an alleged fight at the head office of Channel Seven's Sunday Night program earlier this week.
Tom Kenally's Irish prize; Stephen King's praise for a Sydney crime writer; Aussies among US library best; Dylan Thomas turns 100
A new breed of video games abandons violence and "the tyranny of fun".
Mandurah man jailed for 10 months, another walks free in VRO breach sentencing.