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Tue 12 Nov 2019

Crucial lesson Aussies refuse to learn

Crucial lesson Aussies refuse to learn

As a nation, we are happy to loudly mock the US when they do this exact thing – but now it’s our turn, our heads are steadfastly in the sand.

Pregnant firefighter hits the road

Pregnant firefighter hits the road

A young firefighter who is 13 weeks pregnant has defended her decision to hit the road with her fire crew, saying she couldn’t sit by and watch.

‘Sheer stupidity’: Unbelievable fire activity

‘Sheer stupidity’: Unbelievable fire activity

Authorities have blasted the “sheer stupidity” of people as they fly drones, defy advice and light fires amid “catastrophic” bushfires.

Windfall for local mens shed

Windfall for local mens shed

Local mens shed picks up funding for first aid training.

Dog owner treks through bushfires to save puppies

Dog owner treks through bushfires to save puppies

Among the devastation of fires, there’s some good news, with some very special pups coming into the world

Schumacher wife accused of cover up

Schumacher wife accused of cover up

Michael Schumacher’s manager has made the stunning declaration the legendary driver’s wife fears the truth being exposed.

Much-anticipated Netflix thriller returns

Much-anticipated Netflix thriller returns

Netflix has announced the premiere date of one its most compelling show’s second seasons, just in time for your holiday binge.

Calling all young artists, this one’s for you

Calling all young artists, this one’s for you

Are you an artist between the ages of 18 and 40, keen to show off your work? This could be the perfect opportunity.

Cyclist refuses to move for mum and baby

Cyclist refuses to move for mum and baby

A CYCLIST laying across four seats on a train refused to move, preventing a mum with a pram from having a seat on the crowded carriage.

‘Dismayed’ Smith storms off SCG

‘Dismayed’ Smith storms off SCG

Aussie star Steve Smith was “mystified” and let the world know about it after he was controversially dismissed in the Sheffield Shield.

Discover your soil’s health

Discover your soil’s health

Understand your property’s soil is the key to preserving it and making it work for you.

Virgin’s new cruise changes everything

Virgin’s new cruise changes everything

When Virgin Voyages much-anticipated first ship, Scarlet Lady sets sail next year she’ll be an absolute game-changer in cruising – here’s what to expect

Sydney at risk: The most dangerous hour for fires

Sydney at risk: The most dangerous hour for fires

It looks like a tiny white line on satellite images but it’s causing firefighters to fret as the front makes its way towards Sydney. It brings with the most...

How to survive a bushfire while driving

How to survive a bushfire while driving

Driving during fires is extremely dangerous, but tips from bush fire authorities could prove the difference in an emergency situation.

Block winners are secret millionaires

Block winners are secret millionaires

Tess and Luke took home $730,000 for their Block win — but another recent transaction pushed their earnings well past that.

Popular beach closed after shark sighting

Popular beach closed after shark sighting

A SURFER raised the alarm around 2pm, the water is being monitored.

Asthma warning as smoky haze blankets NSW

Asthma warning as smoky haze blankets NSW

Smoky skies are set to blanket Sydney tomorrow as severe bushfires continue, sparking health warnings for those respiratory conditions.

Assistance available for Noosa fire victims

Assistance available for Noosa fire victims

Those affected financially by the recent bushfires can apply for federal assistance.

NZ sends firefighting help, as smoke drift blankets kiwis

NZ sends firefighting help, as smoke drift blankets kiwis

At least 26 Kiwi firefighters will join Australians on the front with fresh assistance from the New Zealand government, as satellite images show smoke drift extent.

The Rock responds to foul-mouthed taunts

The Rock responds to foul-mouthed taunts

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has responded to UFC star Nate Diaz’s expletive-laden slurs towards the Hollywood icon after a fight gone wrong.

Journalist challenges police raid warrant

Journalist challenges police raid warrant

News Corp journalist Annika Smethurst is today challenging a raid on her Canberra home earlier this year in the High Court.

80 per cent off Bali deal drops

80 per cent off Bali deal drops

Pack your bags because one of the biggest travel sales of the year has dropped – and there’s one deal you won’t want to miss.

‘As close to murder as you can get’

‘As close to murder as you can get’

The Supreme Court Justice overseeing a stabbing case allegedly involving NRL star Manase Fainu has revealed just how serious the incident is.

Body found floating in Sydney Harbour

Body found floating in Sydney Harbour

A body has been discovered floating in the water at popular Circular Quay this morning. Police are investigating.

'We support backburning': Greens hit back over blame game

'We support backburning': Greens hit back over blame game

Barnaby Joyce has blamed The Greens for increased bushfire threat due to its opposition to backburning - but the party says it agrees with fire authorities.

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