National News

Mon 22 Jul 2019

Mum ‘beheaded’ by daughter with boy, 4, in house

Mum ‘beheaded’ by daughter with boy, 4, in house

A young woman who allegedly beheaded her mum has told a court she was struggling to get all the blood off herself. WARNING: Graphic

Sun 21 Jul 2019

Chernobyl hero filmed his own death

Chernobyl hero filmed his own death

There were many who risked their lives after the Chernobyl disaster — but none more so than a man desperate to show the world what happened.

Pollie pedal peloton arrives in Brisbane

Pollie pedal peloton arrives in Brisbane

THE Pollie Pedal has come to a close for another year with politicians and veterans who cycled more than 1000km through NSW and Queensland arriving in Brisbane.

Disabled teen dies in taxi, car crash

Disabled teen dies in taxi, car crash

An 18-year-old in a wheelchair has been killed in a crash involving a car and maxi-cab in Melbourne's southeast. Two other passengers were taken to hospital.

‘Complicated’ reason for no moon return

‘Complicated’ reason for no moon return

Landing on the moon was an extraordinary achievement but embarrassingly it’s one man has never topped. What’s been holding us back?

US celebrates anniversary of moon landing

US celebrates anniversary of moon landing

Across the United States, thousands of people are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, from visiting the space centre to eating moon pies.

Seniors fight back against scammers

Seniors fight back against scammers

They’re seen as big targets for scammers because of their wealth and age, but senior Australians are getting better at resisting criminals chasing their money.

How ‘FaceApp’ could find Maddie

How ‘FaceApp’ could find Maddie

THE hunt for missing Madeleine McCann could be boosted after FaceApp-style AI was used to reunite a Chinese man with his family 18 years after he was abducted.

Should first-home buyers wait for ScoMo’s scheme?

Should first-home buyers wait for ScoMo’s scheme?

THE PM’s scheme to help first-home buyers enter the market with 5 per cent deposits was an election promise. We asked experts whether it’s worth waiting for.

Reality star’s secret rehab fight

Reality star’s secret rehab fight

She’s one of the most followed models on Instagram. Now Lisa Rinna’s daughter Delilah Belle has opened up about her personal struggles.

Splendour 2019’s sexiest look yet

Splendour 2019’s sexiest look yet

It’s the last day of Splendour in the Grass and while it is known for it’s fashion, the outfits this year were more outrageous than ever.

Another celebrity chef sued over wages

Another celebrity chef sued over wages

Another high-end Aussie restaurant empire is being sued for allegedly underpaying a chef who worked gruelling 20-hour shifts.

Third body found on notorious highway in Canada

Third body found on notorious highway in Canada

Days after an Aussie man and his girlfriend were found brutally murdered on a Canadian highway, another man’s body has been found.

The place where celebs go to die

The place where celebs go to die

Another star has washed up on our shores. But in our celebrity trade-offs, we always get the short end of the stick.

Sat 20 Jul 2019

Baby names that are going extinct in 2019

Baby names that are going extinct in 2019

We're reaching a point where 'Andrew' is becoming an uncommon baby name. 2019 is wild.

Insidious, flesh-eating ulcer moving

Insidious, flesh-eating ulcer moving

Cases of a flesh-eating ulcer are on the rise around Melbourne’s bayside suburbs where experts are poised for a “world-first” trial. WARNING: Graphic

‘Brutal’ injuries force closed casket

‘Brutal’ injuries force closed casket

The murdered girlfriend of Aussie Lucas Fowler, who was also found dead on a Canadian highway, has injuries so brutal her casket will be closed.

Dark Crystal prequel reveals new trailer

Dark Crystal prequel reveals new trailer

Beloved and feared at the same time, The Dark Crystal is a cult classic. And it’s just dropped a new trailer for its Netflix prequel series.

Life inside America’s toughest prison

Life inside America’s toughest prison

Drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman will serve his life sentence in America’s notorious ADX Supermax — “a prison not designed for humanity”.

Revellers get risque at Splendour

Revellers get risque at Splendour

It was the look that shocked Coachella and now the revealing outfit has arrived at one of our biggest music festivals.

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