CENTRALISING health records could benefit many, but current legislation means it’s not just health practitioners who can access them. Says Kerryn Phelps.
DONALD Trump has unleashed in a shocking, public rant to another world leader, telling them “never threaten the US again”.
A MONTH before he tours Australia, footage of comedian Trevor Noah making derogatory jokes about Aboriginal women has resurfaced online.
QUEENSLAND is set to defy a “mini-credit crunch” that will put more pressure on house prices in Sydney and Melbourne, according to a economic forecaster.
THE driver will be reported to police after he was photographed tearing up this North Coast beach.
THE teenager accused of killing his mother and two siblings has protested his innocence during a court appearance.
NINE Australians involved in the Thai cave rescue will receive medals from Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove to honour their efforts.
A PUBLIC hearing into the violent arrest of a 16-year-old boy has concluded, with the commission hearing one officer's actions fell into a "large grey area".
Pets & Animals
We’re in love with our pets. But our infatuation with felines and canines is getting costly. Our spending on our four-legged friends has skyrocketed 90 per cent in...
LOCAL police were stunned the teenager who accidentally shot himself with a harpoon was still alive and talking. WARNING: Graphic images.
Home & Decorating
AUSTRALIANS can’t get enough of this cheap fruit bowl from Kmart. But they’re not using it for food.
POLICE are today expected to argue evidence in the case against accused wife killer Borce Ristevski should be kept secret.
A UBER driver in Missouri used a webcam to secretly record unsuspecting customers — then broadcast the footage on the internet for the world to see.
Food & Entertainment
IF YOU’VE hit that midmorning lull, this freebie from McDonald’s might just be enough to get you through the day.
A LOCAL newspaper says “completely clueless” uni graduates were unable to answer this basic general knowledge quiz.
IT WAS freezing this morning, now it’s set to be wet with ferocious winds with a series of severe weather warnings issued.
SUPERMARKET heavyweight Coles will be listed on the Aussie stockmarket as a stand-alone company in November, with $2 billion in debt, parent group Wesfarmers has...
THIS tiny European nation has set up an elaborate underground world to protect its citizens in case a world war breaks out.
AN ENTIRE community is helping to search for a 20-year-old woman, reported missing when she didn’t return from an evening run.
CONTROVERSY has erupted over the Australian government paying social media “influencers” after a damning investigation.