National News

Sun 21 Apr 2019

Hundreds of Adani protesters flood Coffs Harbour

premium_icon Hundreds of Adani protesters flood Coffs Harbour

THEY'RE the touring group who have dominated headlines for the past week and Coffs Harbour was the focal point of their movements over the Easter weekend.

Man falls 8 metres down cliff

Man falls 8 metres down cliff

An 18-year-old man is in a serious condition after slipping and plummeting down a cliff face.

Where those Kevin 07 T-shirts are hiding

Where those Kevin 07 T-shirts are hiding

IF YOU ever thought the memorable merchandise that followed the Kevin 07 campaign trail was long gone, think again. Because the T-shirts live on.

Catastrophic decline hitting the globe

Catastrophic decline hitting the globe

IT'S easy to think this is someone else’s problem and there’s nothing we can do. But scientists say that’s not the case.

Should Prince Harry be our next Governor-General?

Should Prince Harry be our next Governor-General?

PRINCE Harry has reportedly been put forward for the role of Australia’s Governor-General by palace aides keen to utilise his “rock star” status.

Man dies outside Woolworths while crowd walks past

Man dies outside Woolworths while crowd walks past

THE sister of a man who died outside Woolworths and whose body was left in view of shoppers for four hours says she is “disturbed”.

Crucial clue overlooked on house prices

Crucial clue overlooked on house prices

It’s a gloomy time for the property market right now. But one set of figures shows where things might turn around first, writes Jason Murphy.

Explainer: what is the dark web?

Explainer: what is the dark web?

IT'S the other side of the internet, the dark side. It's not hard to find but be warned, there are risks and hidden dangers.

Charlize Theron reveals her child is transgender

Charlize Theron reveals her child is transgender

OSCAR winning actor Charlize Theron has revealed in a rare interview that her seven-year-old child Jackson identifies as a girl.

FEDERAL ELECTION: Bill Shorten’s secret weapon

FEDERAL ELECTION: Bill Shorten’s secret weapon

She’s an attractive, beautiful corporate affairs specialist turned activist, from a powerful political family. And she’s Bill Shorten's best asset.

Mundine confirms huge comeback

Mundine confirms huge comeback

Anthony Mundine will return to the rugby league field for the first time in almost 19 years after registering to play with Matraville Tigers in South Sydney.

Sneaky move means more speed cameras coming to our roads

premium_icon Sneaky move means more speed cameras coming to our roads

Queensland motorists are facing a huge influx of new speed cameras after the State Government closed a legal loophole, allowing more cameras on more roads.

A note to those offended by ‘satanic’ post

A note to those offended by ‘satanic’ post

When a restaurant made a joke about Jesus on Facebook earlier this week, the internet reacted angrily — Joe Hildebrand has a message.

Fruits that taste like chocolate? Yes please

premium_icon Fruits that taste like chocolate? Yes please

There’s an alternative to chocolate at this decadent time of year – black sapote – and they are ripe for the season. CHECK OUT THE RECIPE

Joey mounts brave fight after horror riding accident

premium_icon Joey mounts brave fight after horror riding accident

He was dragged 300m by his horse, suffered skull fractures, a brain injury, a collapsed lung and a torn liver but, five months later he is still fighting.

Shock jock KAK has had a gutful, goes rogue

Shock jock KAK has had a gutful, goes rogue

KAK is causing trouble, turning on anyone and anything that enters her path. And she doesn’t care about the consequences.

Child sucks on used condom at Macca’s

Child sucks on used condom at Macca’s

A COUPLE was horrified when they reportedly found their two-year-old sucking on a used condom at a McDonald’s in Australia.

Men rescued from sinking boat

premium_icon Men rescued from sinking boat

A group of extremely lucky boaties are being taken back to shore this morning after their boat sank off the coast of Weipa.

Woman sues tour company for $462k

premium_icon Woman sues tour company for $462k

A woman is suing a Qld tour company for almost $462,000, claiming she fractured her spine when she was thrown in the air during a boat trip.

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.

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