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Mon 14 Oct 2019

Woman’s $2.80 bus fare led to $886 fine

Woman’s $2.80 bus fare led to $886 fine

A women who said she can prove she paid her bus fare was fined $885 anyway — all because her mobile phone ran out of juice.

‘Chalk and cheese’: PM photo divides

‘Chalk and cheese’: PM photo divides

A simple photograph of the PM drinking a beer at the rugby league in Fiji has sparked a war of words and a controversial comparison.

Japan swamped in billion dollar disaster

Japan swamped in billion dollar disaster

A woman who fell during a dramatic helicopter rescue is among at least 35 people who have died after a typhoon left a trail of destruction in Japan.

‘Bomb threat’ shuts down NZ airport

‘Bomb threat’ shuts down NZ airport

Police suspended all flights at Auckland airport this morning and shut down nearby roads as they responded to reports of “a threat”.

‘Disgraceful’ Bathurst move under review

‘Disgraceful’ Bathurst move under review

Scott McLaughlin’s Bathurst 1000 win remains under a cloud with officials set to re-open an investigation into a “massive” race controversy.

Playboy ‘raped me every day’

Playboy ‘raped me every day’

Former girlfriends of a notorious “playboy rapist”, now out on parole, fear it’s only a matter of time before he strikes again.

Sun 13 Oct 2019

Apple analyst predicts what’s to come

Apple analyst predicts what’s to come

APPLE lost its veteran chief designer this year, but a leading forecaster of the company’s next move expects his designs to make a comeback.

Bathurst has new king after 'disgraceful' ploy

Bathurst has new king after 'disgraceful' ploy

SCOTT McLaughlin is king of mountain after a Bathurst 1000 of high drama - including an accusation of "disgraceful" sportsmanship by the winning team.

Man dies after home power cut

Man dies after home power cut

A MAN whose life depended on a constant supply of oxygen died just 12 minutes after the power to his home was cut, authorities say.

TV panellist’s snide swipe at Greta

TV panellist’s snide swipe at Greta

As the ABC’s Insiders program started to wind down on Sunday morning, one of the panellists couldn’t resist taking a cheap shot at Greta Thunberg.

Aussie islands for price of a house

Aussie islands for price of a house

FANCY your own slice of paradise? A string of Aussie islands have come up for sale, and you don’t have to be rich or famous to afford them.

Shocking find in man’s stomach

Shocking find in man’s stomach

Daniel was 37 when doctors discovered something horrifying in his abdomen. If it weren't for a chance encounter on the internet, he'd have ignored it.

Cruise ship’s close call through canal

Cruise ship’s close call through canal

Incredible video shows the jaw-dropping moment a cruise ship squeezes through a channel so narrow passengers could touch the sides of the canal.

Big change coming for heart health checks

Big change coming for heart health checks

A change is coming for all Australians after a major Heart Foundation and News Corp campaign win — and it’s set to save more lives.

The young men giving up sex for their dream job

The young men giving up sex for their dream job

They’re in their sexual prime — but these men and others like them are flocking to a career that demands they swear off sex for life.

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