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Mon 19 Nov 2018

Australia’s horror shark statistics

Australia’s horror shark statistics

A spate of shark attacks has sparked fear about the man-eaters as summer begins, with new analysis revealing how many Aussies have died.

Killer son told dad to ‘stop making noise’

Killer son told dad to ‘stop making noise’

THE gory details of the 56-year-old’s death were presented in court today when his son Nathan Missen, 28, pleaded guilty to murder.

‘Risky’ way mum made $195k

‘Risky’ way mum made $195k

Natalie Moubarak was convinced she had come up with the perfect business idea. There was just one problem — it was totally illegal.

$500 fine for calling PM a ‘f****** Muppet’

$500 fine for calling PM a ‘f****** Muppet’

One man has found out the hard way insulting the PM doesn’t pay. But it seems there are some insults you can use next time you see a politician.

CCTV footage shows man police want to speak to over rape

CCTV footage shows man police want to speak to over rape

Detectives have released CCTV footage of a man who may be able to assist with their investigations into a “horrendous” sexual assault of a woman at a Townsville...

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

JOSH Young is the only Australian adaptive athlete to qualify in an international CrossFit competition.

Jarryd Hayne charged over alleged sexual assault

Jarryd Hayne charged over alleged sexual assault

NRL star Jarryd Hayne has handed himself in to police over a sexual assault allegation from September.

The simple iPhone trick the internet loves

The simple iPhone trick the internet loves

WE have wasted so much of our lives drafting and redrafting the perfect text message. But soon, friends, the tedium of texting will be a thing of the past.

Filly to watch after surprise win

Filly to watch after surprise win

The filly was strong on the line and looked like further distance will be a big help for her.

‘Scrap it out’: Aussie quick’s plan to build team confidence

‘Scrap it out’: Aussie quick’s plan to build team confidence

However it’s done, Nathan Coulter-Nile just wants Australia to find a way to win the Twenty20 series opener against India in Brisbane to turn their fortunes.

Blues’ Aussie attack buries Bulls’ Test hopefuls

Blues’ Aussie attack buries Bulls’ Test hopefuls

Australia selectors have a headache after Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood all but squashed any hope of the Bulls batsmen earning a re-call for the India series

HOGAN STANDS UP: MP calls for royal commission

HOGAN STANDS UP: MP calls for royal commission

Page MP will use his crossbench position to call for a royal commission into the power of Australia's major supermarkets and petrol retailers.

Whitsundays back on the rise

Whitsundays back on the rise

FROM $14m waterfront mansions to $150,000 two bedroom units, the Whitsundays has emerged from a $1.3b funding injection as a hot destination.

Cops hunt ‘aggressive’ men over murder

Cops hunt ‘aggressive’ men over murder

A MONTH after Toyah Cordingley was found dead on a far north Queensland beach, police have broadened their hunt for her killer.

Bali prison escapee's cheeky check in on the run

Bali prison escapee's cheeky check in on the run

AUSTRALIAN Shaun Davidson has supposedly resurfaced in Thailand almost 18 months after his daring escape from Kerobokan jail.

TV shows to get excited about

TV shows to get excited about

As TV networks tease their lineup for 2019, here are some choices that are genuinely exciting — and there’s not a cooking competition in sight.

Bank boss’s weak reason for big bonuses

Bank boss’s weak reason for big bonuses

THE head of one of Australia’s biggest banks copped a grilling at the royal commission today, and there was one thing he struggled to explain.

VIRAL: Australia goes crazy over the 'Gladstone Wiggle'

VIRAL: Australia goes crazy over the 'Gladstone Wiggle'

A TOOLOOA man's explicit Snapchat post inspired a viral trend that has spread nationwide.

EXPLAINED: Is eating while driving illegal in Australia?

EXPLAINED: Is eating while driving illegal in Australia?

MOST drivers are guilty of sneaking a few snacks behind the wheel but confusion around the legality of it means you could be risking more than a big fine.

WINE REVIEW: When you're thirsty, but need to be thrifty

WINE REVIEW: When you're thirsty, but need to be thrifty

These wines may give you some ideas to save a few dollars when money seems to evaporate.

Taking off your mask builds better relationships

Taking off your mask builds better relationships

Finding the courage to reveal your true intentions and feelings can be so rewarding.

Couple survives light plane crash

Couple survives light plane crash

A MAN and a woman have escaped with injuries after their aircraft plummeted in the outback today.

‘Horrific’: Aussie woman mauled by own dog

‘Horrific’: Aussie woman mauled by own dog

A DOG in Adelaide will be euthanised by council at the request of its owner after it mauled her, leaving her in a serious condition.

Aussie climber plunges to death in Nepal

Aussie climber plunges to death in Nepal

AN Australian climber has died traversing a peak near Mount Everest after a rock fell and damaged the ropes he was using to descend the mountain.

Tested: Audi’s Lamborghini twin

Tested: Audi’s Lamborghini twin

AUDI’S most expensive model might not look and feel as brash as its rampaging cousin but underneath there are lots of similarities.

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