National News

Fri 19 Jul 2019

Aussie scientist’s ‘exhilarating’ Moon landing role

Aussie scientist’s ‘exhilarating’ Moon landing role

Australian scientist Ross Taylor who was chosen to study rocks collected from the Moon has revealed how he corrected a big mistake ‘in the nick of time’.

Thu 18 Jul 2019

‘Chilling’ moment at Trump rally

‘Chilling’ moment at Trump rally

The crowd’s reaction at Donald Trump’s rally has been described as “one of the most chilling and horrifying things” seen in politics.

Siblings forced to pay $2.3m tax bill

Siblings forced to pay $2.3m tax bill

CHRISTIAN siblings who refused to pay income tax because it goes against the word of God have been ordered to hand over more than $2.3 million.

This could be our cheapest electric car

This could be our cheapest electric car

One of the biggest factors holding back electric cars in Australia is the price, but this SUV could be about to change all that.

Dementia research gets $21m in fed funds

Dementia research gets $21m in fed funds

MORE than a dozen research projects looking at risk reduction, prevention and tracking of dementia, will receive a total of $21 million in federal funding.

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

A simple question over where drivers are allowed to park their cars has sparked a debate, with many motorists disagreeing with the law.

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

Researchers say walking 8900 steps a day can help protect against cognitive decline and brain tissue loss from Alzheimer's disease.

Hunt for man linked to alleged Qld murder

Hunt for man linked to alleged Qld murder

Detectives are searching for a man wanted in connection to the alleged murder of a man outside of Queensland pub.

Baffling new MH370 crash mystery

Baffling new MH370 crash mystery

Investigators looking into the disappearance of flight MH370 have discovered a mysterious load that was only added to the cargo list after takeoff.

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

THE debilitating condition was one of the most searched for words in 2018, but its cause has remained a mystery until now.

World’s craziest supercar revealed

World’s craziest supercar revealed

There is a new contender for the world’s most bonkers supercar, signalling the revival of a famous badge. But the price will make your eyes water.

Stunning images of today’s lunar eclipse

Stunning images of today’s lunar eclipse

Fifty years after man landed on the Moon, Earthlings have been treated to a partial lunar eclipse. SEE THE PHOTOS.

Waleed lost for words over dad's plight

Waleed lost for words over dad's plight

The Project host appeared visibly stunned as he admitted he had no idea what to say after the show aired a distressing segment.  

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Legal battle brewing over Bob Hawke’s will

Legal battle brewing over Bob Hawke’s will

The daughter of Bob Hawke is reportedly mounting a legal challenge against Blanche d’Alpuget over his will, two months after his death.

PM warned Aust construction may collapse

PM warned Aust construction may collapse

A leading building certification company has warned insurance issues in the construction industry could destroy the sector if they aren't dealt with.

Aussie plane at centre of Swedish crash

Aussie plane at centre of Swedish crash

As Sweden reels from one of the worst plane accidents in the country’s history, the aircraft that went down killing nine people, was Australian-made.

Classy response to ‘disgusting’ question

Classy response to ‘disgusting’ question

An audience question on race left one senior Labor figure “saddened” on Q amp A, but her powerful response went down a storm.

‘Prime time’: NRL’s landmark move

‘Prime time’: NRL’s landmark move

Belinda Sharpe will become the NRL’s first female referee on the big stage — and she’s been tipped to help end the game’s officiating crisis.

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Healthy living may reduce dementia risk

Healthy living may reduce dementia risk

A STUDY has found that people who practise healthy lifestyles can reduce the genetic risk of developing dementia.

Backpacker’s bones found on beach

Backpacker’s bones found on beach

Bones found on a beach along the NSW mid-north coast belong to a backpacker from France missing since February, police say.

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