National News

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Taxpayers’ $100K bill to keep ‘bullied’ MP quiet

Taxpayers’ $100K bill to keep ‘bullied’ MP quiet

THIS politician is off to New York for a $100,000 jaunt before she quits, in a likely bid to stop her bullying claims. And taxpayers will foot the bill.

This CV mistake could get you fired

This CV mistake could get you fired

UP TO 80 per cent of us do it — but at the extreme end of the scale, it could cost you your job or land you in court.

Needle found in mango

Needle found in mango

POLICE says a Coles customer who bought a mango from a Central Coast store discovered a needle embedded inside.

Doctor’s cruel words to anorexic woman

Doctor’s cruel words to anorexic woman

THIS woman’s doctor used a brutal tactic to try to convince his anorexic patient to get better. WARNING: Graphic images

PM reaches school funding deal

PM reaches school funding deal

SCOTT Morrison has announced billions of dollars in funding for independent and Catholic schools in a peace deal designed to ease tensions with the sector.

Dodgy Westpac doc reveals ‘fraud’

Dodgy Westpac doc reveals ‘fraud’

AN INTERNAL tracker document allegedly shows how Westpac staff committed “fraud” on an elderly couple.

8 steps to boosting your brain power, beating dementia

8 steps to boosting your brain power, beating dementia

Queensland doctor and author Helena Popovic believes our minds could be the greatest weapon in combating health problems, including obesity and dementia.

Macca’s pranksters score $34k payout

Macca’s pranksters score $34k payout

THESE men hung a giant poster of themselves in a McDonald’s restaurant as a joke. Now, they’re being paid for their stunt.

'No confidence': Dramatic move against embattled Dutton

'No confidence': Dramatic move against embattled Dutton

PETER Dutton’s political enemies say his job should “be at an end” today, but he has avoided a no confidence vote by just one vote.

Footage shows man laughing as he aims for emus

Footage shows man laughing as he aims for emus

THE hunt is on to find a man featured in a sick video showing him laughing as he deliberately runs down a dozen terrified emus.

Anita Cobby killer dying of cancer

Anita Cobby killer dying of cancer

MICHAEL Murphy, one of the infamous brothers who raped and murdered beauty queen Anita Cobby, is dying of cancer in a palliative ward.

Teen loses half of lotto win

Teen loses half of lotto win

IN JULY, Tyrone MacInnis’ dreams came true when he won a huge jackpot prize. But now, his winnings have been slashed.

Big Bang star goes public with younger girlfriend

Big Bang star goes public with younger girlfriend

JOHNNY Galecki used to date his Big Bang Theory co-star, Kaley Cuoco. Now he’s got a new, much younger girlfriend.

How Google plans to invade your car

How Google plans to invade your car

THE tech giant is not content with dominating your smartphone.

Man-bun haters jailed over nightclub assault

Man-bun haters jailed over nightclub assault

TWO Melbourne men who blinded a partygoer in one eye after taking offence to his man bun have been jailed for the attack at a Brunswick nightclub last year.

Shark attack victim identified as Tasmanian health worker

Shark attack victim identified as Tasmanian health worker

An off duty doctor, a nearby rescue chopper and perfect timing saved the Tasmanian tourist's life

Man killed after being charged by bull

Man killed after being charged by bull

AN elderly man has died of serious head injuries after he was charged by a bull on a property in the Scenic Rim.

Bachelor girl’s eye-popping bikini

Bachelor girl’s eye-popping bikini

A BACHELOR contestant has stunned viewers by wearing a precarious bikini on a series of hectic water slides.

Fake bank apps trick users

Fake bank apps trick users

SCAMMERS have tricked 1000 Australian customers of the ANZ and Commonwealth Banks to reveal their secret details after creating fake downloadable apps.

Suburbs at risk in housing crash

Suburbs at risk in housing crash

IN THE event of a housing market crash, which even the PM concedes is a possibility, the effects won’t be felt equally across the nation.

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