National News

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Viral sensation ‘bagel guy’ cashing in

Viral sensation ‘bagel guy’ cashing in

He made worldwide headlines when he lost his mind inside a bagel store, now he’s channelling that anger into a pair of boxing gloves.

Area 51 to be ‘stormed’ by 1.4m people, live streamed

Area 51 to be ‘stormed’ by 1.4m people, live streamed

A live stream will be set up to capture the moment more than a million alien enthusiasts “storm” a base said to hide secrets on extraterrestrial life.

Republican support for Trump up

Republican support for Trump up

A new poll shows support for US President Donald Trump has increased slightly among Republicans after his recent racially charged tweets.

Woman may soon walk free over fatal bashing

Woman may soon walk free over fatal bashing

A Victorian woman could walk free from jail in a month, after encouraging two men to bash a father-of-two later found dead.

Paul Pisasale stone-faced for first day in the dock

premium_icon Paul Pisasale stone-faced for first day in the dock

Paul Pisasale, once the animated mayor of Ipswich, sat straight-faced in the dock at Court 35 of the Brisbane District Court.

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

THE debilitating condition was one of the most searched for words in 2018, but its cause has remained a mystery until now.

"Enough is enough": Impeachment move against Trump

"Enough is enough": Impeachment move against Trump

A Texan Democrat has introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump following his racist tweets over the weekend.

Mental health slashing decades off Aussie lives

Mental health slashing decades off Aussie lives

It’s already a major issue across Australia, but now startling new research shows a common problem has created a 20-year gap in life expectancy.

ADF should have more responsibility in transition services

premium_icon ADF should have more responsibility in transition services

Injury prevention programs being trialled should be rolled out nationally to test the effectiveness in helping transitioning personnel, according to a report.

US House condemns Trump attacks

US House condemns Trump attacks

Four Republicans have joined every Democrat and an independent to rebuke the president for his tweetstorm against four minority Democratic congresswomen.

Police, sniffer dogs ‘contributed’ to festival deaths

premium_icon Police, sniffer dogs ‘contributed’ to festival deaths

MDMA itself is not a particularly harmful drug and pill ­testing could have prevented the deaths of the six young ­revellers, according to an expert witness.

Let the invasion begin! Coalition troops storm beach

premium_icon Let the invasion begin! Coalition troops storm beach

More than 1000 coalition troops invaded a Queensland beach yesterday as they started their big push to restore an allied nation’s sovereignty.

Kidnapping ordeal started with online chat

premium_icon Kidnapping ordeal started with online chat

A Brisbane man has been kidnapped and extorted during a terrifying ordeal after he was lured to a woman’s home via social media. Three people have been charged.

‘Incredible’: Young snapper’s top shots of lunar eclipse

premium_icon ‘Incredible’: Young snapper’s top shots of lunar eclipse

A Tweed photography student with autism who snapped a stunning lunar eclipse says he uses his art to deal with people who are “nasty” to him.

World’s craziest supercar revealed

World’s craziest supercar revealed

There is a new contender for the world’s most bonkers supercar, signalling the revival of a famous badge. But the price will make your eyes water.

Bushwalker’s miracle tale of survival

premium_icon Bushwalker’s miracle tale of survival

A BUSHWALKER spent more than a week in his tent with dwindling supplies after severe weather and snow hit a national park.

DYING WITH DIGNITY: Panel hears heart-breaking evidence

premium_icon DYING WITH DIGNITY: Panel hears heart-breaking evidence

"The prospect of jail is the one and only reason that keeps me from planning to actively help my dad to die peacefully."

Stunning images of today’s lunar eclipse

Stunning images of today’s lunar eclipse

Fifty years after man landed on the Moon, Earthlings have been treated to a partial lunar eclipse. SEE THE PHOTOS.

Star ‘begged’ to dump allegedly abusive boyfriend

Star ‘begged’ to dump allegedly abusive boyfriend

The family of Nashville star Hayden Panettiere are reportedly pleading for her to dump her partner amid domestic violence fears.

Scientist run over by car and raped

Scientist run over by car and raped

Respected biologist Suzanne Eaton vanished during a conference on a Greek island. Now, gruesome details of her last moments have emerged.

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