National News

Wed 21 Nov 2018

Wrestler’s skull fractured by brick shot

Wrestler’s skull fractured by brick shot

There are calls for a wrestler to face serious consequences after he almost killed an unsuspecting opponent by smashing a brick over his head.

Emma Freedman’s pregnancy announcement

Emma Freedman’s pregnancy announcement

Radio and TV personality Emma Freedman has revealed she and husband Charlie Rundle are expecting their first child in May next year.

Mercedes’ odd new safety feature

Mercedes’ odd new safety feature

THE new luxury SUV from Mercedes-Benz has a ground-breaking feature to help protect a surprising body part during an accident.

Volvo Trucks first autonomous truck solution

Volvo Trucks first autonomous truck solution

THE deal covers an autonomous hub-to-hub solution transporting limestone at Brønnøy Kalk in Velfjord, Norway.

‘Susan’ Boyle shows Australia’s got talent

‘Susan’ Boyle shows Australia’s got talent

Our newest football star only stepped foot on Australian soil for the first time 10 days before stealing the spotlight from Tim Cahill.

Val Holmes: why I’m sacrificing $5 million

premium_icon Val Holmes: why I’m sacrificing $5 million

In his first interview since his bombshell announcement, Val Holmes admits he is “risking everything” by walking out on the NRL but insists he has no fears.

X-rated error in wife’s photo

X-rated error in wife’s photo

A man has shared what was meant to be a cool photo of his wife during a running event but one rude mistake made things very awkward.

Forklift driver's massive fail caught on CCTV

Forklift driver's massive fail caught on CCTV

Heart-stopping CCTV captured the moment a warehouse worker caused massive rows of boxes to fall like dominoes, burying him under the wreck.

ASX braces for another bloodbath

ASX braces for another bloodbath

The Australian share market is set to dive amid a global equities sell-off, with oil and metals prices also falling and the Aussie dollar taking a hit overnight

The magistrate suspended for doing her job

premium_icon The magistrate suspended for doing her job

Instead of a hearing into a magistrate supposedly too strict, we should examine those letting law-breakers off with a slap on the wrist, writes Miranda Devine.

Suspect jihadis plotted to ‘kill as many as possible’

premium_icon Suspect jihadis plotted to ‘kill as many as possible’

Three ­alleged Islamic terrorists accused of ­plotting a massacre triggered a massive police swoop when they tried to buy a black market semiautomatic rifle.

Booming sector to offer 60,000 new jobs

Booming sector to offer 60,000 new jobs

EXCLUSIVE: A growing Australian industry is set to create an employment boom over the next decade, with close to 60,000 jobs up for grabs.

Damning note reveals how far CBA sunk

Damning note reveals how far CBA sunk

It’s the simple handwritten note that it has been claimed showed the bank’s top boss knew they were short changing customers. It could cost millions to fix.

Aussie bosses can’t simply say no to this

premium_icon Aussie bosses can’t simply say no to this

New change will affect millions of Australian workers and is set to revolutionise the workplace.

How underworld figures and their families get hitched

premium_icon How underworld figures and their families get hitched

When you’re a member of the underworld, or related to one, wedding day drama is a given — and happily ever after is no guarantee.

Young man charged over McDonald’s sexual assault

Young man charged over McDonald’s sexual assault

Detectives have charged a man following investigations into the sexual assault of a woman at a McDonald’s store.

Shorten’s $2m to save a giraffe

premium_icon Shorten’s $2m to save a giraffe

It might sound like a stretch, but Labor is splashing out $2 million to save an endangered Australian giraffe after it was close to death due to Federal funding...

Reef makes list as Australia’s 7 Wonders revealed

premium_icon Reef makes list as Australia’s 7 Wonders revealed

The Great Barrier Reef has rightly been granted a place as one of the official 7 Wonders of Australia, joining six other man-made and natural “wonders” on a list...

Pia Miller lands major role alongside Eva Longoria

premium_icon Pia Miller lands major role alongside Eva Longoria

After leaving Summer Bay a year ago, Pia Miller is taking her away game to Hollywood.

Explosive Jarryd Hayne ‘bite’ claims emerge

Explosive Jarryd Hayne ‘bite’ claims emerge

Shocking allegations have emerged surrounding the night in which it is alleged Jarryd Hayne sexually assaulted a woman.

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