National News

Sat 20 Apr 2019

When we lose weight, where does it go?

When we lose weight, where does it go?

THE world is obsessed with fad diets and weight loss, yet few of us know how a kilogram of fat actually vanishes off the scales.

Police officer stabbed at Central Station

Police officer stabbed at Central Station

A 53-year-old man has been arrested after a police officer was stabbed in his back at Central Station tonight.

Wrongfully accused man killed in hit-and-run

Wrongfully accused man killed in hit-and-run

A WA man who spent 12 years in jail for a murder he did not commit has tragically died in a hit-and-run in Los Angeles at the age of 56.

'Your son is going to die today'

'Your son is going to die today'

Jody Daetz was 17 when leukaemia struck, now his mother is on a mission to help others.

A few minutes is all it takes to save a life

A few minutes is all it takes to save a life

When Murray Sturgess received his bowel cancer kit in the mail last July he was pretty confident; this was one test he would have no trouble passing.

Fri 19 Apr 2019

Ordering the vego meal? There’s animal blood on your hands

Ordering the vego meal? There’s animal blood on your hands

The ethics of eating red meat have been grilled by critics who question its consequences for environmental health and animal welfare.

Deadly Irish riots suddenly erupt

Deadly Irish riots suddenly erupt

A major security operation is under way after violent riots broke out on the streets in Northern Ireland, with one woman dead.

No, you’re not entitled to your opinion

No, you’re not entitled to your opinion

The problem with “I’m entitled to my opinion” is that, all too often, it’s used to shelter beliefs that should have been abandoned, says lecturer Patrick Stokes

Incredible video of boy’s bush rescue

Incredible video of boy’s bush rescue

This is the remarkable moment a young boy missing in dense bushland late at night is discovered by rescue crews.

Castle-like beachfront could be a steal

Castle-like beachfront could be a steal

A rare heritage listed home with a grand 'sprung' ballroom, waterfront access, a castle-like facade and a whole lot of history under one roof has been listed in...

‘My sisters are chained’: Chilling 911 call

‘My sisters are chained’: Chilling 911 call

The desperate 911 call made by the 17-year-old Turpin daughter that blew the lid off her parents’ horrible abuse has now been revealed.

Victim set alight in car, man charged

Victim set alight in car, man charged

A man is fighting for life in hospital and a man will appear in court charged with attempted murder after the victim was burned alive in a car last night.

Couple killed by tragic driving mistake

Couple killed by tragic driving mistake

Milly and Toby Savill were on holiday in Santorini when they tried to turn around their off-road buggy and made a horrible miscalculation.

Shocking shooting caught on camera

Shocking shooting caught on camera

A frightening video has been released of a masked man opening fire at another man in broad daylight outside his western Sydney home.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Big problem with Samsung’s foldable phone

Big problem with Samsung’s foldable phone

THE long-awaited flexible screen phone is finally in people’s hands, but concerns are already being raised about its unique feature.

TOO EASY: How I almost killed my own daughter

TOO EASY: How I almost killed my own daughter

A SUNSHINE Coast woman who cancelled an abortion at the last minute is bravely sharing her story in the hope that it will save unborn lives.

‘My baby turned blue in my arms’

‘My baby turned blue in my arms’

THE first time Susan held her baby, she went blue and had to be revived by doctors. Two years later she calls little Carla a “miracle”.

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

They don’t have horns and tails. They look and act like you and me. Except for one key difference: they’re sexually attracted to children.

Simple roundabout road question causes fiery debate

Simple roundabout road question causes fiery debate

An Aussie motoring organisation posted a pretty simple road rule question online, but people just couldn’t agree on an answer.

Crucial deadline looms for all Aussies

Crucial deadline looms for all Aussies

Aussies only have until 8pm today to register to vote or update their details to be eligible to vote in the upcoming federal election.

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