National News

Mon 22 Apr 2019

Man dies outside Woolworths while crowd walks past

Man dies outside Woolworths while crowd walks past

THE sister of a man who died outside Woolworths and whose body was left in view of shoppers for four hours says she is “disturbed”.

NRL club’s awful $2.4m blunder laid bare

NRL club’s awful $2.4m blunder laid bare

THERE has been a lot of dumb signings in NRL history, but turning this star into a very wealthy veteran may stand the test of time as the craziest.

Ten myths about smoking that will not die

Ten myths about smoking that will not die

Let’s drive a stake through the heart of ten of the most common myths.

Sun 21 Apr 2019

Psychopaths versus sociopaths: what is the difference?

Psychopaths versus sociopaths: what is the difference?

PSYCHOPATH and sociopath are popular psychology terms to describe violent monsters born of our worst nightmares. And they hide among us.

Man falls 8 metres down cliff

Man falls 8 metres down cliff

An 18-year-old man is in a serious condition after slipping and plummeting down a cliff face.

Where those Kevin 07 T-shirts are hiding

Where those Kevin 07 T-shirts are hiding

IF YOU ever thought the memorable merchandise that followed the Kevin 07 campaign trail was long gone, think again. Because the T-shirts live on.

Catastrophic decline hitting the globe

Catastrophic decline hitting the globe

IT'S easy to think this is someone else’s problem and there’s nothing we can do. But scientists say that’s not the case.

Should Prince Harry be our next Governor-General?

Should Prince Harry be our next Governor-General?

PRINCE Harry has reportedly been put forward for the role of Australia’s Governor-General by palace aides keen to utilise his “rock star” status.

Crucial clue overlooked on house prices

Crucial clue overlooked on house prices

It’s a gloomy time for the property market right now. But one set of figures shows where things might turn around first, writes Jason Murphy.

Explainer: what is the dark web?

Explainer: what is the dark web?

IT'S the other side of the internet, the dark side. It's not hard to find but be warned, there are risks and hidden dangers.

Charlize Theron reveals her child is transgender

Charlize Theron reveals her child is transgender

OSCAR winning actor Charlize Theron has revealed in a rare interview that her seven-year-old child Jackson identifies as a girl.

Mundine confirms huge comeback

Mundine confirms huge comeback

Anthony Mundine will return to the rugby league field for the first time in almost 19 years after registering to play with Matraville Tigers in South Sydney.

A note to those offended by ‘satanic’ post

A note to those offended by ‘satanic’ post

When a restaurant made a joke about Jesus on Facebook earlier this week, the internet reacted angrily — Joe Hildebrand has a message.

Shock jock KAK has had a gutful, goes rogue

Shock jock KAK has had a gutful, goes rogue

KAK is causing trouble, turning on anyone and anything that enters her path. And she doesn’t care about the consequences.

Child sucks on used condom at Macca’s

Child sucks on used condom at Macca’s

A COUPLE was horrified when they reportedly found their two-year-old sucking on a used condom at a McDonald’s in Australia.

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

They don’t have horns and tails. They look and act like you and me. Except for one key difference: they’re sexually attracted to children.

'Your son is going to die today'

'Your son is going to die today'

Jody Daetz was 17 when leukaemia struck, now his mother is on a mission to help others.

Vegan starves as jail doesn’t cater to diet

Vegan starves as jail doesn’t cater to diet

An Australian animal rights campaigner has gone hungry behind bars after the prison failed to cater to his vegan diet.

Worst ways to be executed in 18th Century Britain

Worst ways to be executed in 18th Century Britain

Beginning in the 17th Century the Bloody Code consisted of more than 200 offences; a list of crimes that were punishable by death.

Woman hacked to death in ‘axe murderer’  bloodbath

Woman hacked to death in ‘axe murderer’ bloodbath

One woman was killed and another was critically hurt by a suspected axe murderer inside a Brooklyn apartment — all while a little girl was in another room.

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