Network News

Sat 16 Feb 2019

BUSHFIRE: Fireys to work throughout night containing blaze

BUSHFIRE: Fireys to work throughout night containing blaze

LATEST: Firefighters will work throughout the night battling a bushfire which jumped containment lines, potentially threatening properties near the border.

Town’s cheeky nod to iconic biscuit

Town’s cheeky nod to iconic biscuit

It’s the national day of our favourite sweet treat and one Aussie town is celebrating in style.

Royal tour taxpayer bill revealed

Royal tour taxpayer bill revealed

Curious how much you paid for Harry and Meghan’s royal visit last year? The final bill to Australian taxpayers has been revealed.

Queensland’s smartest students revealed

premium_icon Queensland’s smartest students revealed

Queensland’s smartest kids were celebrated at a ceremony in Brisbane today.

Belt up for some 21st century practicality

premium_icon Belt up for some 21st century practicality

High fives all round - the bum bag is back, rebranded as the belt bag, and better than ever.

‘40 push-up test’ could save your life

‘40 push-up test’ could save your life

How many push-ups can you do in a row? The number says a lot about your health — with doctors urging people to aim for at least 40.

India vows ‘crushing response’ to bombing

India vows ‘crushing response’ to bombing

INDIA'S PM has warned of a “crushing response” to the suicide bombing in the volatile Kashmir region’s history, pointing the finger squarely at Pakistan.

Trump cuts funding for 9/11 victims

Trump cuts funding for 9/11 victims

A FEDERAL fund created to assist victims of the 9/11 terror attacks will slash payments by at least 50 per cent.

MIRACLE: Woman rescued more than a kilometre out to sea

premium_icon MIRACLE: Woman rescued more than a kilometre out to sea

A woman in her 20s is lucky to be alive after being rescued more than a kilometre out to sea this morning.

Iconic moment ‘cost Kerry Packer $4m’

Iconic moment ‘cost Kerry Packer $4m’

TO most Australians, Matthew Hayden’s 380 in 2003 will forever be a treasured moment. But behind the scenes Kerry Packer was fuming.

Man who fought and killed a cougar unmasked

Man who fought and killed a cougar unmasked

HE killed a mountain lion with his bare hands after it attacked him, now the man seized upon by the wild animal has revealed how he miraculously survived.

Do you believe in miracles? This plant might deliver

premium_icon Do you believe in miracles? This plant might deliver

This tree of a thousand names also has a hundred uses, making it an invaluable addition to your garden

Devout Mormon ‘kills millionaire parents’

Devout Mormon ‘kills millionaire parents’

A MORMON who once wrote that he knew the “most important thing in life is doing God’s will” has been arrested for killing his parents and their cleaner.

Dress sparks wedding etiquette debate

Dress sparks wedding etiquette debate

CAN you ever justify wearing white to a wedding? A woman has faced criticism and divided opinion for wanting to do exactly that.

Life-saving tech to be compulsory in new cars

Life-saving tech to be compulsory in new cars

AUSTRALIA has agreed to make autonomous emergency braking standard in all new cars under draft regulations agreed by 40 countries at the UN. —

Older