Network News

Sun 8 Dec 2019

‘Slow-moving blob’ puts DC in lockdown

‘Slow-moving blob’ puts DC in lockdown

It was 8.27am when computers picked up a “slow-moving blob” entering the no-fly zone over Washington DC, triggering a full-scale crisis.

Man tasered by police after incident at pub

premium_icon Man tasered by police after incident at pub

Two men have been taken into custody over an alleged assault at a pub

Anti-vax roots of Samoa’s measles tragedy: ‘It’s like a war zone’

Anti-vax roots of Samoa’s measles tragedy: ‘It’s like a war...

Australian health experts have described conditions as akin to a “war zone”, while also battling the influence of anti-vaxxers.

Race to save little girl’s life

premium_icon Race to save little girl’s life

A couple are in the battle of their lives to raise $3.2 million for a miracle drug to save their baby girl’s life.

Health expert slams raw food guru’s diet

premium_icon Health expert slams raw food guru’s diet

The Cairns Taipans’ dietitian has issued a stark warning to anybody considering a no-water fasting diet after the death of prominent raw food guru.

MEASLES: Another alert has been issued for Ipswich region

MEASLES: Another alert has been issued for Ipswich region

The person attended a number of locations in the Ipswich area while unknowingly infectious.

MPs push to strip Greenpeace of its tax breaks

premium_icon MPs push to strip Greenpeace of its tax breaks

Morrison Government MPs have called Greenpeace “a fake charity”, and are pushing for it to be stripped of its tax deductibility status.

Hannant family expands to 10

premium_icon Hannant family expands to 10

They say three’s a crowd, four’s a party and 10 — well that’s the Hannants. Meet ex footy star Ben Hannant and wife Emma’s new member of the family, Pippa.

Police shoot man dead after overnight stand-off

premium_icon Police shoot man dead after overnight stand-off

A man was shot dead by police this morning following reports he was armed with a rifle and firing on people and cars.

Ristevski family divided by killer dad

Ristevski family divided by killer dad

Sarah Ristevski's love for her killer father is unquestioned. But in court on Friday, it was clear she was at odds with the rest of the family.

Shocking way businesses lose $500 a day

premium_icon Shocking way businesses lose $500 a day

Frustrated retailers say they feel powerless to stop an organised and often violent criminal element that is ripping them off to the tune of $500 a day.

Teachers fed up as school curriculum ‘hijacked’

premium_icon Teachers fed up as school curriculum ‘hijacked’

Teachers are fuming that fringe groups have hijacked the national curriculum with ‘box-tick’ subjects that take away time from learning numeracy and literacy.

Prisoners given a helping hand in storing sperm

premium_icon Prisoners given a helping hand in storing sperm

Two convicted criminals have been allowed to store their sperm so they can father children after they are released from prison.

Ice Queen’s hot sauce bust leads to $1m cash, drugs haul

premium_icon Ice Queen’s hot sauce bust leads to $1m cash, drugs haul

Detectives who arrived at Aleksija Vracar’s home to question her over an alleged plot to import drugs were shocked by what they found inside.

Kay McGrath to step down from anchor role

premium_icon Kay McGrath to step down from anchor role

She is one of our most famous faces but Kay McGrath has decided the time is right to read her final news bulletin.

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