Category: National News

Vigilante mission ends in disaster

Vigilante mission ends in disaster

A man was struck by a train at Beenleigh. Picture: Mike Batterham A QUEENSLAND man has been hit by a train after being chased onto track by a group of men in a four-wheel drive. …
Man shot in Southport home

Man shot in Southport home

A MAN has been shot in an early morning attack in Southportby a person police believe he knew. The man was shot about 1.20am at a property in Sungold Ave. The 32-year-old man was taken …
The tradies more cashed up than lawyers

The tradies more cashed up than lawyers

Plumber Luke Milne has made a money-smart career choice. Picture: Adam Taylor PLUMBERS and electricians are Australia’s richest tradies, charging more than double what the average lawyer earns. National figures from job quote website serviceseeking.com.au …
‘Jedi doctor’ wanted for assault

‘Jedi doctor’ wanted for assault

Chris Savage, the self-described ‘Jedi Doctor’, is wanted by police in New Zealand. Picture: Mark Calleja POLICE in New Zealand have issued an arrest warrant for self-described “Jedi Doctor” and former Australian police officer Chris …
‘Killer’ bikie will finally face justice

‘Killer’ bikie will finally face justice

Bogdan Cuic has been extradited from Serbia. Picture: Supplied AN Australian outlaw motorcycle gang leader who had been on the run after an execution-style murder has finally been extradited from Serbia to face justice in …
The mistake I made in prison

The mistake I made in prison

My cell at Yasmar detention centre, Sydney, during the Whitelion Bailout experience. THE evening I entered prison it would be an understatement to say I was apprehensive. I’d played by the rules, I’d done nothing …
Bullies ‘ruined’ school’s reputation

Bullies ‘ruined’ school’s reputation

Sydney School students reportedly from Georges River College have been caught on camera harassing a disabled man on a train. Courtesy: Chelsea Jane/Facebook The students were relentless in their abuse of the man. Picture Facebook …
Abbott’s good deed stuns drivers

Abbott’s good deed stuns drivers

Tony Abbott on the campaign trail in Manly yesterday. Picture: Braden Fastier IF YOU thought you saw former Prime Minister Tony Abbott pushing a car along a busy road your eyes weren’t playing tricks on …
The war on nuclear begins

The war on nuclear begins

SA Premier Jay Weatherill has responded to a recommendation that the state establish a nuclear waste dump. Greenpeace marks the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster by projecting messages in support of survivors onto …
Everyone’s obsessed with size of Bill’s head

Everyone’s obsessed with size of Bill’s head

Federal Government Opposition Leader Bill Shorten proudly stands in front of his Labor Party branded bus. Picture: Brendan Radke WITH 52 days to go on the campaign trail before the Australian Federal Election, opposition leader …