National News

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Amazon announces new Alexa-powered devices

Amazon announces new Alexa-powered devices

IN YEARS to come we will wonder how we ever lived without such sophisticated technology. Today, the world says hello to Amazon's newest gadgets.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Family left homeless after insurance fight

Family left homeless after insurance fight

A MUM of two children with special needs has broken down on the witness stand after describing her “atrocious” battle with Suncorp.

‘I have finally found my mother’

‘I have finally found my mother’

THE remains of an Adelaide mum who vanished 45 years ago were found today, after her husband showed police where to dig.

‘I’ve never seen a snake this big in my life’

‘I’ve never seen a snake this big in my life’

FOR many Aussies, encounters with a python like this are commonplace. This Burmese family visiting the Sunshine Coast, they got the shock of their lives.

The Aussie jobs that are set to disappear

The Aussie jobs that are set to disappear

A MAJOR inquiry into the future of work in Australia has revealed the type of job that won’t be around much longer and what skills you will need.

Needle contamination crisis hits Cairns

Needle contamination crisis hits Cairns

Woolworths is working with authorities following the discovery of a banana with a metal object in it purchased from a Cairns supermarket.

Accused nurse kidnapper to stand trail

premium_icon Accused nurse kidnapper to stand trail

ONE of the four men allegedly involved in the kidnapping of Pindara Private Hospital nurse Joseph Brooker will stand trial in the next year.

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