National News

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Animals try to cool down as heatwave fires up

Animals try to cool down as heatwave fires up

WATERWAYS have quickly become a mecca of salvation as temperatures continue to soar across the country. And not just for those who walk on two-feet.

Worst of the heat yet to come

Worst of the heat yet to come

Thought it was hot? Guess again. We’re about to reach peak heatwave. Relief is coming — but not for long.

Government to help seniors live at home longer

Government to help seniors live at home longer

THE Australian Government is helping seniors stay in their home for longer after announcing a $15 million boost to support independent living.

How to win the $100m Powerball

How to win the $100m Powerball

Tonight’s massive $100m Powerball jackpot will see many Aussies buying a ticket. But there could be one way to improve your chances.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Disturbing reality of horror heatwave

Disturbing reality of horror heatwave

DESPITE record-breaking temperatures across the country, the majority of Australians are taking a dangerous risk by refusing to do this one simple thing.

'Marie Kondo ruined my home'

'Marie Kondo ruined my home'

"It’s a big call to go up against the undisputed monarch of organisation, but there, I’ve said it."

Magic mushrooms set to help end of life patients

Magic mushrooms set to help end of life patients

MAGIC mushrooms could soon move into the palliative care wing of hospitals with a new study set to monitor the effect of the drug during end of life care.

Secret behind controversial age gap marriage

Secret behind controversial age gap marriage

A grandmother who married a teenage boy she met at her son’s funeral has revealed how they make their relationship work.

WATCH: Adorable baby possum takes first bite of fruit

WATCH: Adorable baby possum takes first bite of fruit

A BABY possum has melted hearts after it was filmed nibbling away on fruit for the first time at the Australian Reptile Park.

Aussie kids ecstatic over Meghan and Harry letter

Aussie kids ecstatic over Meghan and Harry letter

An Aussie family have shared their excitement after receiving a thank you letter from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, that came with a personal touch.

Missing teen caught in rip, swept out to sea

Missing teen caught in rip, swept out to sea

Grave fears are held for a Victorian teenager who went missing after getting into difficulty while wading at a popular South Australia beach yesterday.

Aussies face worst heatwave in eight years

Aussies face worst heatwave in eight years

There will be “no reprieve” from an unprecedented heatwave which in some areas is the most intense burst of heat for eight years.

Australian soldier dies in training exercise

Australian soldier dies in training exercise

A routine training exercise at an Army base in central Victoria went horribly wrong yesterday when a soldier collapsed and died.

British MPs reject May's Brexit deal

British MPs reject May's Brexit deal

Brexit has been thrown into chaos after MPs dramatically voted down PM Theresa Maya’s controversial deal to quit the EU.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

NAB hit by another tech glitch

NAB hit by another tech glitch

THE National Australia Bank has been hit by a second tech glitch in just five days, which is affecting customers’ funds.

'It's too late': Man's heartbreaking plea after wife's death

'It's too late': Man's heartbreaking plea after wife's death

A Kingaroy man hopes his message will continue his wife's passion by helping other families.

Want to live a longer life? Time to take a Life Check!

Want to live a longer life? Time to take a Life Check!

THE Federal Government has launched the new Life Checks website in its ongoing campaign to help Australian live a longer and healthier life.

Inside Wonderland’s decaying graveyard

Inside Wonderland’s decaying graveyard

SYDNEY'S Wonderland was the largest amusement park in the southern hemisphere. Now, new images show how the theme park was left to rot.

Bizarre reason for fatal Scientology stabbing

Bizarre reason for fatal Scientology stabbing

The Church of Scientology has issued a bizarre furious letter laying blame over the fatal stabbing of a young man at its Sydney church.

How to turn a traffic light green

How to turn a traffic light green

QUEENSLAND'S peak motoring body has revealed the secrets on how to save time and fuel by triggering a green traffic light.

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