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Sat 15 Dec 2018

Prisoner’s odd last meal request

Prisoner’s odd last meal request

Many would choose something gourmet, but Jose Antonio Jimenez asked for a specific combination of comfort foods before he was executed.

Fears Cyclone Owen will wipe out dozens of homes

Fears Cyclone Owen will wipe out dozens of homes

UPDATE: Cyclone Owen makes landfall with wind gusts hitting 165 km/h as a Qld town remains in lockdown amid fears as many as 60 houses could be wiped out.

Second lotto ‘winner’ cheated out of cash

Second lotto ‘winner’ cheated out of cash

A “winner” claims she missed out on a $350k scratchcard jackpot because of a “misprint” just days after lottery officials said another card was “doctored”.

Meghan, Harry release adorable photo

Meghan, Harry release adorable photo

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry have used a romantic, never seen before picture from their wedding reception for their official Christmas card.

Graph shows Sydney’s embarrassment

Graph shows Sydney’s embarrassment

As an ugly row grows over the future of Sydney’s night-life, research shows how far it has fallen behind the rest of the world.

Sneaky move that drains your battery

Sneaky move that drains your battery

Android phone owners have been warned to delete a bunch of apps that drain battery life — and could land you with a big phone bill.

CASH CRISIS: The country where money has no value

CASH CRISIS: The country where money has no value

As companies continue to pull out of this warring country and end their years of business, they’re paying their workers in everything but money.

George Pell admitted to hospital

George Pell admitted to hospital

Days after being removed from the Vatican’s inner circle of advisers, Cardinal George Pell has been admitted to hospital for knee surgery.

Easily the best movie Netflix has made

Easily the best movie Netflix has made

Netflix has a sketchy history with its original movies — some are good, some are terrible. This one is in a league of its own.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Billion dollar war over ham erupts

Billion dollar war over ham erupts

A FIERCE battle is being waged in Australia right now, with billions of dollars at stake. And delicious victory centres on a single thing.

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

STORM warnings were issued across the state and heavy rains affected several coastal areas ahead of a forecast wet weekend.

Cyclone Owen: How to prepare in Central Queensland

Cyclone Owen: How to prepare in Central Queensland

UPDATE: See the latest Tropical Cyclone Owen details

What’s happened to all the sharks?

What’s happened to all the sharks?

Shark populations along Australia’s eastern coast have plummeted in the past half century, and experts blame overfishing.

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Hearing the judge sentence her abuser to prison at Coffs District Court last week, Rachael* was relieved that after almost 20 years, justice was finally served.

Dangerous weather threatens QLD and NSW

Dangerous weather threatens QLD and NSW

The Queensland deluge is coming as Cyclone Owen powers up. Further south, the wild weather isn’t over yet.

New health warning over paleo diet

New health warning over paleo diet

THE controversial paleo diet, made famous by TV chef Pete Evans, has been dealt another blow by health researchers.

Success at Kingscliff Tri

Success at Kingscliff Tri

LOCAL trathlon club scores top results at recent Kingscliff event.

Grand Tour hosts quit TV show

Grand Tour hosts quit TV show

After 17 years, Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond have announced it’s “the end of an era” as their studio car show ends.

WATCH: Pint-sized poddy riders wow crowd

WATCH: Pint-sized poddy riders wow crowd

COULD these pint-sized poddy riders lead next Queensland’s tourism revival?

Killer stayed ‘until girlfriend went cold’

Killer stayed ‘until girlfriend went cold’

A Sydney man will spend two decades in jail after brutally murdering his girlfriend in her home and curling up next to her body for hours

Dad confronts axe-wielding teen robber

Dad confronts axe-wielding teen robber

A dad was woken up during the night to find a teen armed with an axe. He got him to leave, but 10 minutes later the “idiot” returned.

Chris Dawson’s bid to be released from jail

Chris Dawson’s bid to be released from jail

Accused killer Chris Dawson is expected to make a bail application today after he was sensationally charged with the murder of his first wife Lyn.

My Health Record could mean a death sentence!

My Health Record could mean a death sentence!

I have a case which contains over 2000 pages of medical records. My Health Record has none!

Girlfriend to give gamer ‘another chance’

Girlfriend to give gamer ‘another chance’

Despite allegedly being assaulted in front of their crying children over a game of Fortnite, a pregnant woman is willing to give her partner another chance.

This year's Uncle's uncle

This year's Uncle's uncle

CELEBRATION of twenty years of the Uncle Project's work in the community

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