National News

Thu 26 Apr 2018

‘I was trying to prevent this day’

‘I was trying to prevent this day’

THE mother of tragic Alex Raichman, the 11-year-old autistic boy run over by a train, has given a heartbreaking tribute at his funeral.

Backlash grows over gruesome exhibit

Backlash grows over gruesome exhibit

IT’S touted as a “stunning display” celebrating “the complexity and mystery of the human form”. But critics say it is “inhumane and evil”.

Sam Armytage hits back at fashion sledge

Sam Armytage hits back at fashion sledge

WHEN someone mocked Samantha Armytage for her wardrobe choice on Twitter, she had a perfectly savage response.

Surfer fights off bull shark at NSW beach

premium_icon Surfer fights off bull shark at NSW beach

"THINKING about it now it seems the stupidest thing to grab it, but at the time I thought if I grab it, I know exactly where its mouth is".

Will unseasonably warm weather continue?

Will unseasonably warm weather continue?

IT’S official — April has been exceptionally warm, more like summer than autumn. Now the weather boffins have worked out if the mild conditions will continue into...

Father who lunged at teen bully speaks out

Father who lunged at teen bully speaks out

THE father who lunged at a 14-year-old boy and choked him has revealed the insult which made him snap and attack the teen.

How a pedicure saved my life

How a pedicure saved my life

JENN was getting a foot massage during her regular pedicure, when her nail technician pointed out an alarming lump on her foot.

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