National News

Fri 19 Jul 2019

Teenage boy rushed to hospital after bridge fall

premium_icon Teenage boy rushed to hospital after bridge fall

A teenage boy believed to have fallen from a Cairns bridge is being treated by ambulance crews.

Pavlova stunt sparks ‘diplomatic incident’

Pavlova stunt sparks ‘diplomatic incident’

Like all good things made in New Zealand, we like to claim them as our own. But Jacinda Ardern’s fiance thinks we’ve gone too far, this time.

Is the Arnott’s biscuit jar about to be raided?

premium_icon Is the Arnott’s biscuit jar about to be raided?

IT'S the biscuit maker behind a rock-star list of pantry staples, from Tim Tam to Shapes and Monte Carlo. But brace yourself: Arnott’s is at the crossroads.

MAFS star’s incredible ‘revenge body’

MAFS star’s incredible ‘revenge body’

Married At First Sight star Elizabeth Sobinoff has continued to wow fans with her post-show transformation — and her latest look is unbelievable.

Workplace horror: ‘It was like a World War II movie‘

premium_icon Workplace horror: ‘It was like a World War II movie‘

A Queensland farm worker horrifically injured when he became trapped in machinery has told of the split-second decision to risk his right arm, to save his life.

How to have a family snow holiday for $800

premium_icon How to have a family snow holiday for $800

My family and I recently visited the snow. We spent three heavenly days playing in white powdery snow at Perisher all for $800.

‘ONE GIANT CON JOB’: Australia’s ‘sneaky’ $1b-a-year rort

‘ONE GIANT CON JOB’: Australia’s ‘sneaky’ $1b-a-year rort

For the past four years and four months, the Government has been screwing thousands of Aussies out of “hundreds of millions” of dollars.

What to do if you think you’ve been underpaid

premium_icon What to do if you think you’ve been underpaid

WORKERS are being urged to check their pay slips in the wake of the George Calombaris $8m underpayment scandal.

Duo busted for building fake supercars

Duo busted for building fake supercars

These deals proved to be too good to be true as customers sold fake Lamborghinis and Ferraris powered by old Holden Commodore engines.

Mundine to make boxing comeback

premium_icon Mundine to make boxing comeback

Almost a year after a 96-second knockout at the hands of Jeff Horn appeared to end his boxing career, Anthony Mundine will make a return to the ring.

Retired pollie to lead nursing home probe

premium_icon Retired pollie to lead nursing home probe

A federal government investigation is under way into the closure of Earle Haven nursing home. It comes as Queensland Police rule out criminal charges.

How much you need to be rich

How much you need to be rich

New figures have revealed how much money and assets you need to be considered wealthy in Australia and where the rich invest their funds.

Julian Assange’s stunning $25m apology

premium_icon Julian Assange’s stunning $25m apology

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has sensationally apologised for costing taxpayers millions of dollars as he remained in his Ecuadorean embassy bolthole.

Man’s sickening attempt to lure kids into car

premium_icon Man’s sickening attempt to lure kids into car

Parents on the Gold Coast have been warned to be vigilant after reports a man tried to lure two children into his car by promising them ice cream.

Cool new hi-tech ways kids are getting fit

Cool new hi-tech ways kids are getting fit

Forget the dreaded beep test. Chasing virtual monsters using your phone, yoga and learning to meditate are just some of the ways kids are now exercising.

Dad who murdered entire family will die in jail

Dad who murdered entire family will die in jail

A MAN who murdered his three young children, wife and mother-in-law will die in jail after a judge sentenced him for the exceptionally horrific crime.

Builder fined over unsafe work practices

premium_icon Builder fined over unsafe work practices

A leading Queensland builder has been fined after receiving string of safety infringement notices over its worksite at a Brisbane retirement apartment project.

The woman Kmart mums fear

The woman Kmart mums fear

Anarchy is whirling on Kmart mum Facebook groups, all thanks to one mystery woman. She’s loathed and feared — and the war is getting hilarious.

Ten ads we'd rather forget

premium_icon Ten ads we'd rather forget

For every one great advertisement, there are ten that are absolute shockers. Here's some of our favourites.

Instagram’s ‘hidden’ likes hack

Instagram’s ‘hidden’ likes hack

It’s the move that stunned social media addicts — Instagram has ‘hidden’ likes on posts in Australia. But there's a way around it.

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