National News

Wed 20 Mar 2019

Old school graft and a clean contract

premium_icon Old school graft and a clean contract

Shocking corruption convictions spilling out of Ipswich council has raised some interesting connections.

Rare $2m Koenigsegg supercar trashed by owner

Rare $2m Koenigsegg supercar trashed by owner

The unfortunate owner of this extremely rare supercar valued at about $2 million has had a seriously bad weekend.

The outrageous rules killing a city

The outrageous rules killing a city

No shots, no smoking, no rock music, no fun. Welcome to our nanny state, where locals are fed up and visitors are being driven away.

Boy forced to spend night in airport storage room

premium_icon Boy forced to spend night in airport storage room

A boy was left in a Melbourne airport storage room overnight with two other minors after his Sydney flight was diverted without his parents being told until the...

Teen unrecognisable after tanning spree

Teen unrecognisable after tanning spree

A 22-year-old woman has taken her love of tanning to extreme and “risky” lengths after revealing she “can’t live without” it.

Couples are ditching honeymoons

Couples are ditching honeymoons

Newly married couples are shunning the tradition of the honeymoon and doing this bizarre new trend instead.

Kids forced to sleep among airport boxes

Kids forced to sleep among airport boxes

A photo of children in bizarre sleeping quarters at a busy airport has enraged their mother who had no idea it was happening.

Woman shamed for ‘disgusting’ plane act

Woman shamed for ‘disgusting’ plane act

People are outraged after this image was shared online of a passenger’s outrageous behaviour using three seats on a flight.

Kent: Expansion carries a doggone cost

premium_icon Kent: Expansion carries a doggone cost

You cannot grow without growing pains, and the NRL cannot expand without some dilution of talent. At Belmore, they look more than ready to pay the price.

Coles ’bargain’ causes frenzy

Coles ’bargain’ causes frenzy

Aussies are stocking up on this “fantastic markdown” — sharing delighted photos of their huge hauls of this tasty 98c treat online.

Stolen Mercedes to set auction record

Stolen Mercedes to set auction record

A stylish Mercedes-Benz SL500 disappeared back in 1991 but it has been recovered in mint condition and is ready to fetch a big price.

Cancer cases on the rise in Queensland

premium_icon Cancer cases on the rise in Queensland

New research has revealed a shocking rise in the number of cancer cases diagnosed across Queensland.

Famous anti-vaxxer dropped from forum

premium_icon Famous anti-vaxxer dropped from forum

A controversial celebrity chef and anti-vaccination advocate has been dumped as one of the guest speakers of a medicinal cannabis symposium.

'It shouldn't matter who pulled the trigger'

'It shouldn't matter who pulled the trigger'

A former Grafton man has reminded the town he loves to remember the victims of Friday's horrific terrorist attack

‘Absolutely disgusting’: Photo fury

‘Absolutely disgusting’: Photo fury

Channel 7 has apologised after it posted a photograph of an AFL women’s player that was mercilessly attacked by online trolls.

‘Amorous emails’: Lawyer claims sexual harassment

premium_icon ‘Amorous emails’: Lawyer claims sexual harassment

A lawyer and single mum feared she would be sacked if she didn’t sleep with her boss who was sexually harassing her, threatening that she “might be sorry” if she...

Former Aussie swimmer dies aged 26

Former Aussie swimmer dies aged 26

Former Australian world silver medal-winning swimmer Kenneth To, has died aged 26 after becoming ill during training in Florida.

HOLIDAY RETREATS: Where mega-rich stay on the Coast

premium_icon HOLIDAY RETREATS: Where mega-rich stay on the Coast

Celebrities and sports stars are boosting the rise of short-term stays at elite homes, where thousands of dollars can get you a night at your own 'home hotel'.

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Mum’s horror as boy spends night in airport storage room

premium_icon Mum’s horror as boy spends night in airport storage room

AN airline is investigating how an unaccompanied nine year old ended up spending the night at the airport without his parents being told until the morning.

Coles, Aldi to axe $1 milk after protests

premium_icon Coles, Aldi to axe $1 milk after protests

COLES and Aldi supermarkets across Australia have confirmed they will increase the price of their home-brand milk to support dairy farmers.

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