National News

Mon 24 Jun 2019

Postie leaves ridiculous parcel note

Postie leaves ridiculous parcel note

A woman was shocked to find a ridiculous note from a postie saying they “accidentally threw” a package on her roof.

NSW truckie fired after hitting roo wins $17,416

NSW truckie fired after hitting roo wins $17,416

Orange company must pay truckie $17,416 in compensation after the Fair Work Commission ruled he had been unfairly fired after an early morning collision.

Mum stuffed in suitcase as kids slept

Mum stuffed in suitcase as kids slept

The horrifying details of a woman’s brutal murder have emerged as her killer confessed to committing the “ultimate betrayal”.

Albanese reveals Labor’s tax demands

Albanese reveals Labor’s tax demands

Labor leader Anthony Albanese is demanding the government bring forward part of its tax cut package in exchange for his support passing it.

Incident on flight that made hostie lose it

Incident on flight that made hostie lose it

A FLIGHT attendant says there’s something on every plane that’s a bigger threat than even turbulence, and she has the experience to prove it.

Wrong body part removed during surgery

Wrong body part removed during surgery

The embattled Northern Beaches Hospital is under investigation after surgeons removed the wrong body part from a cancer patient last week.

Critically endangered species list grows

Critically endangered species list grows

Five species of frog have been added to Australia's critically endangered species list, joining Victoria's Leadbeater's possum.

GoFundMe shuts down Israel Folau’s page

GoFundMe shuts down Israel Folau’s page

GoFundMe removed Israel Folau’s fundraising page from its website and is issuing refunds to all his donors, saying the campaign breached its terms of service.

Chernobyl’s eerie secret military past

Chernobyl’s eerie secret military past

We all know about the Chernobyl nuclear disaster but few have heard of the nearby secret military facility whose purpose is shrouded in mystery.

COMMENT: In defence of Israel Folau's crowd funding

COMMENT: In defence of Israel Folau's crowd funding

Israel Folau has been accused of greed, playing the victim, and being in a conflict of his own making. All three accusations are false, writes Martyn Iles.

‘How I escaped from Ivan Milat’

‘How I escaped from Ivan Milat’

In 1982, Colin Powis had a brush with Australia’s most feared serial killer. Now he’s revealed the chilling question Ivan Milat asked — and how he got away.

World Number One Barty wins hearts around the globe

World Number One Barty wins hearts around the globe

The biggest stars on the planet keep coming out for Ash Barty as the Aussie tennis sensation took another giant leap in her career.

‘Plane hunter’ threatened over MH370 search

‘Plane hunter’ threatened over MH370 search

A self-proclaimed MH370 “investigator” has claimed he has received death threats over his ongoing probe into the doomed flight’s disappearance and has gone into...

Barty’s historic ‘whirlwind’ domination

Barty’s historic ‘whirlwind’ domination

Australian superstar Ashleigh Barty has the world at her feet after making history and breaking a 43-year drought.

Sun 23 Jun 2019

‘What the hell?’: Nine’s Origin debacle

‘What the hell?’: Nine’s Origin debacle

RUGBY League fans were scratching their heads after a stunning oversight saw confusion reign in a first half that seemed to go on forever.

Ethiopia's army chief of staff shot

Ethiopia's army chief of staff shot

At least two senior army officials have killed in a failed coup attempt in against the head of one of the Ethiopia's nine states.

Body of missing elderly man found

Body of missing elderly man found

The body of a missing elderly man has been found at a park.

Labor calls for sensible tax reform from Coalition

Labor calls for sensible tax reform from Coalition

Shadow treasurer Jim Chalmers says getting the first stage of the government's three-part tax plan implemented remains Labor's highest priority.

Israel Folau may be booted off GoFundMe for breaching rules

Israel Folau may be booted off GoFundMe for breaching rules

Peter FitzSimons says Israel Folau has lost a lot of the support he once had due to his GoFundMe campaign, which may actually breach the site’s rules.

Shocking find in drunk driver’s car boot

Shocking find in drunk driver’s car boot

When police pulled over an Australian man for a random breath test, little did they know what they would find in the boot of his hatchback.

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