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Fri 24 May 2019

Did Australians learn nothing from the US election?

premium_icon Did Australians learn nothing from the US election?

In asserting that voters are somehow stupid, those on the Left ridiculing more than 50 per cent of Australians seem to miss the damage they’re doing to their cause.

Aussie wedding celebrant jailed in Bali

premium_icon Aussie wedding celebrant jailed in Bali

An Australian wedding celebrant originally from Melbourne, who admitted buying methamphetamines in Bali, has been jailed — but there’s a twist to how he’ll serve...

Sad closure in quarry death case

premium_icon Sad closure in quarry death case

Brett and Bonnie Scovell will today hear their 21-year-old son’s name mentioned in a court for the final time after a seven-year wait.

Why Aussie parents and pensioners are angry

premium_icon Why Aussie parents and pensioners are angry

Aussie families are fuming as they face childcare fee hikes and uncertain preschool funding, while older Australians think more funds should go to pensioners.

What’s next for Australia’s departed MPs

premium_icon What’s next for Australia’s departed MPs

Australia saw an exodus of MPs before the election, and many who ran for a seat during the campaign lost. Speculation is rife about what Julie Bishop, Clive Palmer,...

Blanche tells how Hawke and Keating rivalry ‘vanished’

premium_icon Blanche tells how Hawke and Keating rivalry ‘vanished’

Bob Hawke’s widow Blanche d’Alpuget has told of how he was not afraid to die, and how Paul Keating reached out to the ailing political icon.

Star’s boyfriend charged over domestic attack

Star’s boyfriend charged over domestic attack

The boyfriend of actress Hayden Panettiere has been charged with domestic violence after he allegedly assaulted the former Nashville star.

The GoT fave who wasn’t meant to die

The GoT fave who wasn’t meant to die

The final season of Game of Thrones was a veritable bloodbath with many main characters meeting a brutal end, but one who didn’t survive, should have.

Woman, 102, ‘kills’ neighbour, 92

Woman, 102, ‘kills’ neighbour, 92

A 102-year-old woman living in a French nursing home is suspected of killing a 92-year-old fellow resident.

Jeep Wrangler gains on-road manners in latest release

Jeep Wrangler gains on-road manners in latest release

The American car maker is synonymous with four-wheel driving, but there is a reason you are more likely to see one in Bondi than Birdsville.

Aussie ends prison hunger strike

Aussie ends prison hunger strike

An Australian man in prison in Bulgaria for murder has ended his hunger strike after 33 days after protesting what he says is unfair treatment.

ISIS orphans ‘to return to Australia’

premium_icon ISIS orphans ‘to return to Australia’

Three Australians orphans whose parents were killed in Islamic State’s caliphate in Syria are reportedly set to return home if they can find a home.

Julian Assange hit with new charges

premium_icon Julian Assange hit with new charges

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been accused of risking ‘serious harm’ to the US as he faces new charges.

Milat’s brother unwittingly exposed him

Milat’s brother unwittingly exposed him

Alex Milat was trying to be a good citizen when he went to police with information, but what he said would lead to his serial killer brother’s downfall.

Bowen State High School's production of Annie

Bowen State High School's production of Annie

IT WILL be a hard knock life for a group of Bowen State High School students tonight and tomorrow.

Inmate seeks damages over prison food

premium_icon Inmate seeks damages over prison food

A Queensland judge has ordered a prison inmate - serving 10 years for setting a friend on fire - be allowed to sue authorities over his diet in prison.

Dental trend could wipe smile off your face

premium_icon Dental trend could wipe smile off your face

The rising popularity of an over-the-counter product could have frightening implications for people’s orthodontic health, a top body has warned.

'I love you - thank you for being the mother of my children'

premium_icon 'I love you - thank you for being the mother of my children'

A GATTON family's life has been 'flipped' after a terrible farm accident nearly cost a worker's life, and left him with life-changing injuries.

No blame over mining death, says worker’s widow

premium_icon No blame over mining death, says worker’s widow

The widow of a worker who died from head injuries in a Bowen Basin mine does not blame anyone for her husband’s death but hopes an inquest will prevent it from...

MAFS star’s ex cleared of AVO breach

premium_icon MAFS star’s ex cleared of AVO breach

Married At First Sight bad boy Sam Ball’s former lover was yesterday found not guilty of breaching an apprehended­ violence order.

Aussie jihadi claims Supermax ‘too harsh’

premium_icon Aussie jihadi claims Supermax ‘too harsh’

A former bit actor on Home and Away, who was involved in Australia’s biggest terrorism plot and shot a police officer, has complained his jail time is too hard.

Dengue fever confirmed in Rocky for first time in decades

Dengue fever confirmed in Rocky for first time in decades

The person has no history of overseas travel or travel to North Queensland, where dengue outbreaks are known to occur

PARENTING TIPS: Renowned psychologist talks to Proserpine

premium_icon PARENTING TIPS: Renowned psychologist talks to Proserpine

The "godfather” of parenting was the guest speaker at the St Catherine's Catholic College Mother's Day High Tea.

Hawke's wife opens up about former PM's death

Hawke's wife opens up about former PM's death

Blanche d’Alpuget has opened up to Leigh Sales about the “love of old age” after the death of her husband, former prime minister Bob Hawke.

Teen son’s grisly dog collar murder

Teen son’s grisly dog collar murder

A private schoolboy is set to stand trial for the bizarre murder of his multi-millionaire dad in a case that has rocked high society.

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