National News

Sat 19 Jan 2019

Queensland a hotbed for serious virus

premium_icon Queensland a hotbed for serious virus

It’s a serious contagious virus that can cause deafness and inflammation of the brain but, despite it being preventable by vaccine.

How selling a kettle will make me rich

premium_icon How selling a kettle will make me rich

I’VE given up alcohol and skin care and am selling non-essential possessions: this is the year that I get together a house deposit.

How to eat yourself happy

premium_icon How to eat yourself happy

You are what you eat, so why not be happy?

Missing ex-soldier reportedly in Queensland

Missing ex-soldier reportedly in Queensland

The family of an ex-soldier are concerned for his wellbeing after he was reported missing 10 days ago.

‘Disgrace’: Pure shock over Aussie bombshell

‘Disgrace’: Pure shock over Aussie bombshell

Australia’s World Cup plans are in disarray after the football community was blindsided by the sinister sacking of the Matildas coach.

21 tips on how to be a ‘good man’

premium_icon 21 tips on how to be a ‘good man’

After a few jars my mate and I assembled key pieces of advice to pass on to our twentysomething-year-old sons.

Playground’s sculpted erection causes hoots of mirth

Playground’s sculpted erection causes hoots of mirth

A wooden carving of an owl at a children’s playground is causing controversy on social media with parents saying the sculpture has a more X-rated human form.

Queenslanders aroused by dogs, according to Queensland sign

Queenslanders aroused by dogs, according to Queensland sign

A ROAD sign at a remote outback roadhouse shows of a ‘more special kind of love’ between man and man’s best friend.

Heartbreaking moment Petra Martic collapses on camera

Heartbreaking moment Petra Martic collapses on camera

The “heartbreaking” moment an Australian Open star broke down and collapsed has been broadcast around the world, sparking outrage.

Ten rising stars to watch in 2019

Ten rising stars to watch in 2019

A New York publication has listed its ten up-and-coming performers to watch in 2019 and there are a few Australians on the list.

Family lifts lid on scary toilet surprise

premium_icon Family lifts lid on scary toilet surprise

A Brisbane family have been given a slippery surprise when they lifted the lid on their toilet early this morning and found a 1.6m carpet python taking a dip.

Kelly O’Dwyer expected to quit politics

premium_icon Kelly O’Dwyer expected to quit politics

BREAKING: Federal Industrial Relations Minister Kelly O’Dwyer is expected to quit politics.

From school dropout to Urban legend

premium_icon From school dropout to Urban legend

How a kid from Caboolture went from high school dropout to international country music superstar... and the teacher who believed in him.

El Chapo’s wife laughs at crying ex-lover

El Chapo’s wife laughs at crying ex-lover

Mexican drug lord, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s wife has cackled as one of his mistresses sobbed and told a court she thought they were in love.

Smoking gun? Uproar over Trump claims

Smoking gun? Uproar over Trump claims

THE US is reeling with plans for a probe into bombshell allegations around Donald Trump and Russia that — if true — are seen as the most damning so far.

Officer’s kind act in unbearable heat

Officer’s kind act in unbearable heat

A NSW police officer has received mountains of praise after he made a heartwarming decision when he saw a sheep struggling in the heat.

The lotto curse could be enough to put you off entering

The lotto curse could be enough to put you off entering

A Sydney woman has just scooped $107 million in Australia’s biggest Powerball prize. But is she really lucky?

Australian city's depressing 10-Year Challenge

Australian city's depressing 10-Year Challenge

Now that the social media frenzy has moved from celebrities to bigger issues, one Sydney man has captured the city’s big issue.

Three charged after serious assault of police officer

premium_icon Three charged after serious assault of police officer

DETECTIVES have charged two men and a woman following the alleged serious assault of a police officer overnight which left him with a broken nose.

Cop punched in face during traffic stop

Cop punched in face during traffic stop

Two men and a woman have been charged after a traffic officer was allegedly assaulted while carrying out random breath tests on the Gold Coast last night.

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