National News

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Banned Aussie Ford Phase IV GT-HO Falcon to fetch $3M

Banned Aussie Ford Phase IV GT-HO Falcon to fetch $3M

One of only four “Phase IV” Falcon GT-HOs goes under the hammer this weekend, almost 50 years after politicians banned it from the road.

Tasty treat lures baby pig back to Cairns family

Tasty treat lures baby pig back to Cairns family

SHEILA the pig has a curly tale to tell after running away from her family and being lured back 10 days later with a tasty treat.

Woman fined hundreds after intersection crash

Woman fined hundreds after intersection crash

A 72-YEAR-OLD woman collided with a trailer outside Warwick.

OPINION: Why is there so much hate for cyclists?

OPINION: Why is there so much hate for cyclists?

I need a reasonable explanation that can help me understand how a percentage of the population who care about their health and fitness can be widely condemned.

Kerryn Phelps targeted by false HIV claims

Kerryn Phelps targeted by false HIV claims

DR Kerryn Phelps has been targeted in a widely distributed email which falsely claims the favourite to win the Wentworth by-election has pulled out of the race...

Plane lands in Queensland without front wheels

Plane lands in Queensland without front wheels

EMERGENCY services have been called to Townsville Airport after reports an aircraft is attempting to land without its front landing gear.

Meghan a ‘fake’, TV host rants

Meghan a ‘fake’, TV host rants

MEGHAN Markle may have won Australia’s heart in two days, but one broadcaster has something shocking to say about her.

New Canberra spill chaos looms

New Canberra spill chaos looms

THERE could be another coup imminent in the nation’s capital, with the Nationals tipped to topple the deputy prime minister.

Queensland dairy farmer calls out drought relief milk

Queensland dairy farmer calls out drought relief milk

Too little too late: Coolabunia farmer believes supermarket drought relief milk doesn't cut it.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Nine throws Karl surprise lifeline

Nine throws Karl surprise lifeline

REPORTS emerged recently that Today host Karl Stefanovic was about to be sacked. But he may have survived after all.

Teen wants freedom after school stabbing

Teen wants freedom after school stabbing

AN Adelaide private school girl charged with stabbing a fellow student allegedly told her victim “I’m sorry” before running away.

Campaign to bring home injured Queensland man

Campaign to bring home injured Queensland man

THE family of a Cairns man badly injured in a motorcycle crash in Vietnam are desperate to bring him home to Australia for his medical treatment.

Inside Hollywood’s most unconventional marriage

Inside Hollywood’s most unconventional marriage

THEY’VE been together for 20 long years, but this famous couple’s wild love life reads more like the plot of a kinky movie.

Crikey! Gruesome image wins Irwin praise in photo comp

Crikey! Gruesome image wins Irwin praise in photo comp

ROBERT Irwin son of Australia’s legendary crocodile hunter has been commended in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.

Minister’s ‘appalling’ swipe at poor country

Minister’s ‘appalling’ swipe at poor country

MINISTER Melissa Price has been accused of making “shocking” and “offensive” remarks to a visiting dignitary at a Canberra restaurant last night.

‘Shocked and embarrassed’: Meal turns awkward

‘Shocked and embarrassed’: Meal turns awkward

A FORMER world leader was dining at a Canberra restaurant last night when he met one of our government’s ministers. It reportedly got awkward fast.

Big problem with PM’s plan

Big problem with PM’s plan

AUSTRALIA runs the risk of creating countless “ghetto towns” if Scott Morrison’s plan to force migrants to live in rural and regional areas goes ahead.

Incredible story behind Meghan’s QLD jeans

Incredible story behind Meghan’s QLD jeans

THE inspiring Queensland label saw a 1000% spike in traffic on their website after Meghan Markle stepped onto a Dubbo tarmac wearing one of their designs.

Optus faces action over customer gouge

premium_icon Optus faces action over customer gouge

THE nation’s second-largest telco Optus is in trouble again, this time for unfairly charging customers for unwanted ringtones, games and horoscopes.

YouTube suffers global outage

YouTube suffers global outage

THE world’s most popular video streaming service is experiencing a global outage. And people are not happy.

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