National News

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Back-to-work trend exposing sleazy habits

Back-to-work trend exposing sleazy habits

A spike in back-to-work sexual harassment claims exposes the dark truth of sleazy workplace habits at Australian Christmas parties.

Shock airline measles warning

Shock airline measles warning

Health officials have issued a new health warning for measles, after passengers on board a flight were diagnosed with the illness.

$1k fine for truckie who killed Aussie tourist

$1k fine for truckie who killed Aussie tourist

The garbage truck driver who struck and killed Melbourne tourist Madison Lyden while she rode a bike has been charged.

Melbourne cabin crew in $20m drug bust

Melbourne cabin crew in $20m drug bust

Victoria Police have delivered a stinging lecture to international flight attendants who allegedly trafficked millions of dollars of drugs into Australia.

The standout word from Annalise farewell

The standout word from Annalise farewell

Model Annalise Braakensiek was farewelled with a meditation on Bondi Beach this morning. And there was one word that shone through.

The joke Family Guy wants to ‘phase out’

The joke Family Guy wants to ‘phase out’

Family Guy isn’t known for holding back with its risque — and often downright shocking — gags, but producers have now made a bold call.

New poll reveals Australia Day support

New poll reveals Australia Day support

The vast majority of Australians support Australia Day staying on January 26, a new poll has revealed.

E-cigarettes may contain poo, pesticides

E-cigarettes may contain poo, pesticides

POO, pesticides and nicotine are being inhaled by smokers of nicotine-free electronic cigarettes, a study has revealed.

Man caught cheating on stranger’s Snapchat

Man caught cheating on stranger’s Snapchat

An Aussie posted an innocent video on Snapchat showing off his dance moves on a night out and was stunned to discover he’d inadvertently outed an alleged cheater.

Name of accused killer still protected

Name of accused killer still protected

The media is still being prevented from publishing the name of the man accused of killing backpacker Grace Millane, following a not guilty plea.

Opal Tower: ‘It’s become an Australian nightmare’

Opal Tower: ‘It’s become an Australian nightmare’

No end is in sight for residents left homeless after being evacuated from Sydney’s Opal Tower as the interim report was released.

Missing teen caught in rip, swept out to sea

Missing teen caught in rip, swept out to sea

Grave fears are held for a Victorian teenager who went missing after getting into difficulty while wading at a popular South Australia beach yesterday.

Aussies face worst heatwave in eight years

Aussies face worst heatwave in eight years

There will be “no reprieve” from an unprecedented heatwave which in some areas is the most intense burst of heat for eight years.

Australian soldier dies in training exercise

Australian soldier dies in training exercise

A routine training exercise at an Army base in central Victoria went horribly wrong yesterday when a soldier collapsed and died.

British MPs reject May's Brexit deal

British MPs reject May's Brexit deal

Brexit has been thrown into chaos after MPs dramatically voted down PM Theresa Maya’s controversial deal to quit the EU.

Sign sums up Sydney’s biggest problem

Sign sums up Sydney’s biggest problem

A powerful sign written by a disgruntled RSL club employee has gone viral for summing up why people are so frustrated living in Sydney.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Experts declare manliness ‘harmful’

Experts declare manliness ‘harmful’

A MAJOR health body has dubbed traditional masculinity “harmful”, saying manliness contributes to violence, depression and high suicide rates.

Ed Harry enters voluntary administration

Ed Harry enters voluntary administration

AFTER a horror year for big brands in 2018, another menswear retailer has pulled up stumps.

NAB hit by another tech glitch

NAB hit by another tech glitch

THE National Australia Bank has been hit by a second tech glitch in just five days, which is affecting customers’ funds.

'It's too late': Man's heartbreaking plea after wife's death

'It's too late': Man's heartbreaking plea after wife's death

A Kingaroy man hopes his message will continue his wife's passion by helping other families.

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