National News

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Uncomfortable truth about men

Uncomfortable truth about men

AS the world moves closer towards equality between the sexes, there is a shameful fact about men that cannot be ignored.

Disturbing reality of horror heatwave

Disturbing reality of horror heatwave

DESPITE record-breaking temperatures across the country, the majority of Australians are taking a dangerous risk by refusing to do this one simple thing.

NSW truckie sheds 60kg, turns life around

NSW truckie sheds 60kg, turns life around

BRENDON Milliner's 60kg plus weight loss was so dramatic some family members barely recognised him.

Australian Open tennis scalpers on notice

premium_icon Australian Open tennis scalpers on notice

TENNIS fans have been urged to beware of scalpers and abide by strict new ticket resale laws as the business end of the Australian Open approaches.

Lawyer ‘son’ stole $9m from WIN owner Bruce Gordon

premium_icon Lawyer ‘son’ stole $9m from WIN owner Bruce Gordon

A LAWYER who stole from his high-profile client to feed his gambling addiction of up to $3 million a day was yesterday jailed for a maximum of six years.

'Marie Kondo ruined my home'

'Marie Kondo ruined my home'

"It’s a big call to go up against the undisputed monarch of organisation, but there, I’ve said it."

Child abuse survivor helps inspire other victims

premium_icon Child abuse survivor helps inspire other victims

DAMIEN Rider’s horrific experience with child abuse has motivated him to dedicate his life to combat child exploitation. Here is his amazing story.

Woman airlifted from wreckage of horrific crash

premium_icon Woman airlifted from wreckage of horrific crash

THREE people have been treated by paramedics after they were trapped in their vehicles following a horrific collision north of Newcastle.

Farmers desperately trying to save food crops

premium_icon Farmers desperately trying to save food crops

DESPERATE Queensland farmers are spending up to $40,000 a week to keep their properties running, as more than half the state is drought-declared.

Followers mock influencer’s ‘scam’ tour

Followers mock influencer’s ‘scam’ tour

A popular influencer known for documenting her travels and love stories has been hit with fierce backlash after cancelling her “scam” tour.

Do you want this man living next door?

premium_icon Do you want this man living next door?

There’s no doubt Robert Fardon’s place in society is emotive. He’s bad to the bone, so why would we risk him ruining any more lives, asks Peter Gleeson.

Police dealing with ‘large number’ of mental health call-out

Police dealing with ‘large number’ of mental health call-out

A Mental Health Co-Responders program pairs mental health nurses with Queensland Police officers to respond to police call-outs.

Paris checks into treatment facility

Paris checks into treatment facility

The daughter of Michael Jackson is reportedly seeking help for her “emotional health” in a treatment facility.

Bad driver cops brutal ‘parking ticket’

Bad driver cops brutal ‘parking ticket’

A driver was shocked to find they had been given a strange traffic violation for their “inconsiderate” attempt at parking.

The beer so good month’s supply drunk in 3 days

premium_icon The beer so good month’s supply drunk in 3 days

Brisbane beer drinkers were certainly thirsty over the festive season. They drank a brand new craft brewery dry.

‘The Chich’ confirms powder in Corey Norman video is cocaine

premium_icon ‘The Chich’ confirms powder in Corey Norman video is cocaine

WATCH: A 77-year-old man known as "the Chich" has confirmed he was snorting cocaine in a leaked video with NRL star Corey Norman.

Impressive Barty keeps good times rolling

premium_icon Impressive Barty keeps good times rolling

Ashleigh Barty fired seven aces and dropped serve only once as she powered to another straight-sets win to storm into the Australian Open third round - and couldn’t...

UPDATE: Health NSW addresses hospital site safety concerns

UPDATE: Health NSW addresses hospital site safety concerns

The CFMEU put a stop to the works earlier this morning.

5 indigenous girls take own lives in 9 days

5 indigenous girls take own lives in 9 days

Five girls under the age of 15 have taken their own lives in a nine-day spate, with reports confirming an Adelaide died on Friday.

Another Aussie fashion retailer going into administration

Another Aussie fashion retailer going into administration

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

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