National News

Mon 10 Dec 2018

What it's like to drive Australia's cheapest electric car

What it's like to drive Australia's cheapest electric car

Electric cars? Too expensive. Range anxiety. No charging infrastructure. They look daft. With the launch of Hyundai’s purely electric Ioniq, such arguments are...

Lisa weighs in on Karl’s ‘rough’ years

Lisa weighs in on Karl’s ‘rough’ years

Lisa Wilkinson has admitted Karl Stefanovic has endured a tough patch in recent years, as her former Today co-host ties the knot in Mexico.

Coalition still trails, Shorten closes gap

Coalition still trails, Shorten closes gap

This man is shaping up to be Australia’s next prime minister - and he’s shortening the gap on Scott Morrison, whose party trails in the polls.

Sun 9 Dec 2018

The gadgets that are changing the game

The gadgets that are changing the game

If you think the iPhone is still the king of the castle, think again. This year brought some seriously good smartphone alternatives.

Sat 8 Dec 2018

Six foods that protect your skin

Six foods that protect your skin

As we enter the scorching Aussie summer, it’s time to combat those UV rays with more than just sunscreen.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

Christmas classic pulled from air for creepy lyrics

Christmas classic pulled from air for creepy lyrics

THE coolest of Christmas songs has people with a pulse hot under the collar and calling for “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” to be banned from the airwaves.

Woodford dust to be history

Woodford dust to be history

Woodford Folk Festival fans will soon be able to experience the event’s magic minus the dust with big changes to the iconic site.

Arrest after two slain at caravan park

Arrest after two slain at caravan park

Police have arrested a man and seized a weapon after a man and a woman in their 60s were slain at a Queensland caravan park.

Flinders Street killer driver ‘guilty’

Flinders Street killer driver ‘guilty’

The man behind the wheel of the runaway four-wheel-drive used to mow down pedestrians at Flinders Street has pleaded guilty.

Brave girl completes chemo before Christmas

Brave girl completes chemo before Christmas

Christmas has come early for a little girl who bravely endured four rounds of chemotherapy in her battle against leukaemia.

This Wonka theory will blow your mind

This Wonka theory will blow your mind

The Willy Wonka movie is a true childhood classic. But after hearing this explosive take, you’ll never think of it the same way again.

Thu 6 Dec 2018

World’s smallest cow discovered

World’s smallest cow discovered

IT HAS been a big (and small) year for cows. The world met Knickers the 1.4 tonne giant, and now on the ‘udder’ end of the scale, is Lil’ Bill.

Electric Aston Martin cars that are fit for a future king

Electric Aston Martin cars that are fit for a future king

YOU can now get closer to having your own Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding moment thanks to this car maker.

Chris Dawson charged with murder of wife Lyn

Chris Dawson charged with murder of wife Lyn

POLICE have charged former Newtown Jets star Chris Dawson with the murder of his former wife Lyn more than 35 years ago.

Aussies at risk of deadly asthma storm

Aussies at risk of deadly asthma storm

FATAL asthma thunderstorms could be heading to Australia, following unsettling findings that increasing temperatures could lead to more allergic attacks.

New bombshells from Teacher’s Pet

New bombshells from Teacher’s Pet

It took 20 minutes for a magistrate to read the case against Chris Dawson — but there was one small detail which made the accused killer react.

Schoolgirl at centre of cold case that gripped the world

Schoolgirl at centre of cold case that gripped the world

The schoolgirl at the centre of a murder case that has gripped the world is now a 54-year-old woman whose life is forever changed.

Stunning images come with dire warning

Stunning images come with dire warning

Warning: These entries in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition could stun you with the beauty of nature - but some of these images might just break...

Wed 5 Dec 2018

Urgent recall for popular pie brand

Urgent recall for popular pie brand

THE company that makes one of Australia’s most popular apple pies has been forced to pull it from the shelves after fears they may contain glass.

Elderly man shoved over parking dispute

Elderly man shoved over parking dispute

THIS disturbing footage shows an elderly man being shoved to the ground over a neighbourhood parking dispute in Sydney’s west.

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