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Hi-tech trackers to keep tabs on Malaysia Airlines' aircraft, after MH370 disappearance

MALAYSIA Airlines will become the first to trial a new flight tracking device this month in an effort to ensure an aircraft never goes missing again. Almost eight months after the disappearance of MH370, the...

threat to attack australian teachers posted on jihadist forum
34 min. ago

Threat to attack Australian teachers posted on jihadist forum

JIHADISTS are encouraging attacks on Australian teachers working abroad, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has advised expatriates. DFAT on Friday night updated its terror threat advice in light of an online...

megan davis hoelting charged with sexual assault of man in texas
today, 03:55

Megan Davis Hoelting charged with sexual assault of man in Texas

MEGAN Davis Hoelting is arrested and charged after allegedly breaking into the home of her husband's friend and sexually assaulting him while asleep. Holding, who has now been arrested four times this month, told...

anzac memorials vandalised on gallipoli peninsula, turkey
today, 01:24

Anzac memorials vandalised on Gallipoli peninsula, Turkey

VANDALS have struck again at the Anzac Memorial site at Gallipoli in Turkey. After stealing numerous plaques from across the Peninsula the thieves struck the main memorial site at Anzac Cove and lifted the large metal...

google ordered to pay canadian woman 2k for showing cleavage on street view
today, 00:39

Google ordered to pay Canadian woman 2K for showing cleavage on Street View

A WOMAN has won damages after Google published an image of her with her breasts partially exposed on their map service Street View. A Canadian court found that Google invaded the privacy of Maria Pia Grillo, by...

stop violence campaigners charged with vicious attack
today, 00:29

Stop violence campaigners charged with vicious attack

TWO anti-violence organisers allegedly beat a colleague so severely that he vomited blood and was left unconscious in critical condition. "Stop the Violence" organisers Nikole Ardeno and Emanuel Velez, both...

shareholders deliver big protest vote against newcrest's executive pay packets
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today, 10:03

Shareholders deliver big protest vote against Newcrest's executive pay packets

Newcrest Mining shareholders have delivered a big protest vote against the pay and bonuses of the company's executives.Nearly half of all votes cast by investors at the gold miner's annual general meeting (AGM) were...

australian stock market ends october on a high
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today, 09:36

Australian stock market ends October on a high

After hitting an eight-month low in early October, the share market has finished the month 3 per cent higher. On Friday it added almost 1 per cent, as all sectors rallied. The All Ordinaries added 0.9 per cent to...

queensland motorcyclists win right to weave through slow traffic
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today, 08:20

Queensland motorcyclists win right to weave through slow traffic

Queensland's motorcyclists will be able to weave through slow-moving traffic and stretch their legs during a long ride without fear of breaking the law from next year.Transport Minister Scott Emerson said as well as...

allowing coal seem gas wells on property 'a mistake', qld farmer says, amid senate committee inquiry
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today, 08:01

Allowing coal seem gas wells on property 'a mistake', Qld farmer says, amid Senate committee inquiry

They rise from clearings on Allan Nothdurft's farm and are surrounded by fences and signs warning that trespassers face prosecution."We had a couple of quiet years and now it's crazy since the gas come. Just no...

malaysian family of mh370 victim sues government, malaysia airlines in disaster's first confirmed lawsuit
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today, 06:13

Malaysian family of MH370 victim sues government, Malaysia Airlines in disaster's first confirmed lawsuit

A Malaysian family has sued the government and beleaguered national carrier for negligence in the disappearance of flight MH370, in what is believed to be the first lawsuit filed over the disaster.The suit was filed...

fears mining industry workers are using ice, other synthetic drugs
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today, 05:55

Fears mining industry workers are using ice, other synthetic drugs

The Queensland Mines Inspectorate (QMI) wants more sophisticated methods of drug testing to be developed to tackle substance abuse in the mining industry.Over the past 12 months the QMI has worked with the Queensland...

the church's steve kilbey reveals tv newsreader jennifer keyte his first real love in new autobiography
10 min. ago

The Church's Steve Kilbey reveals TV newsreader Jennifer Keyte his first real love in new autobiography

ROCK star Steve Kilbey has revealed his first love was Channel 7 news reader Jennifer Keyte. In his autobiography Something Quite Peculiar, Kilbey details meeting Keyte when his band The Church were doing an interview...

10 min. ago

The Block All Star contestant Danny Reilly on The Block 2015 but not how you might expect

EXCLUSIVE: Here's your first look at who's on The Block 2015: Dan Reilly, the less feisty half of Dan and Dani from The Block 2012 and The Block All-Stars. No. He's not on another The Block All-Stars show. It's worse...

groping grannies love gathering a bit of former bold and the beautiful star ronn moss
today, 11:50

Groping grannies love gathering a bit of former Bold and the Beautiful star Ronn Moss

RONN Moss has a thick skin, but his secret to surviving the brutal world of show business may well be his buns of steel. Moss was a foundation cast member of The Bold and the Beautiful and it's staggering to think he...

how chris hemsworth blazed a trail from home and away to hollywood
today, 10:14

How Chris Hemsworth blazed a trail from Home and Away to Hollywood

THE first thing Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth does whenever he jets into town is head straight to the beach at Phillip Island for a surf. He may have hit the big time with his role in Thor but underneath the A-list...

today, 06:20

Derby Day 2014: 8 survival tips you need to know for the Spring Racing Carnival

RACE goer Luke Dennehy has learnt all the tricks of the business after having grace Flemington's hallowed turf for more than a decade. Check out his essential tips for spring racing e your Melbourne Cup Carnival fun....

today, 05:57

Guy Sebastian reveals F-bomb swear ban on rappers on his songs

GUY Sebastian is maintaining a swear-free zone as he heads into hip hop territory with his new single Mama Ain't Proud. The chart-topping pop artist teams with rapper 2 Chainz on the song, revealing he had to ask the...

breezing through summer: keeping cool is easier than you think
12 min. ago

Breezing through summer: Keeping cool is easier than you think

YOU might not like sweating through summer, but turning on the air conditioner in a heatwave may leave you in a sweat when you open your energy bill. It's not just about money. Air conditioners have been named and...

house of fashion: british designer matthew williamson knows a thing or too about colour and pattern
12 min. ago

House of fashion: British designer Matthew Williamson knows a thing or too about colour and pattern

BRITISH fashion designer Matthew Williamson knows a thing or two about colour and pattern. Born in Manchester in the 1970s, Matthew burst on to the fashion scene in 1997 with a colourful collection of ready-to-wear...

welcome to the house of fun: casaview's elite 33 has space for everyone in a large family
12 min. ago

Welcome to the house of fun: Casaview's Elite 33 has space for everyone in a large family

WITH Christmas holidays fast approaching, the attention of parents all over Australia is turning to how to keep the kids entertained over the break. But if space is an issue, a holiday period spent at home can end up...

12 min. ago

Wish List: This week's must-haves are small things that can make a big statement in your home

SOMETIMES the little things can make a big difference. This week's must-haves are singular items that can really make a statement. IN THE LOOP The rise of the cord as a decorative element in pendant lights continues...

why posting pictures of your kids on facebook could come back to haunt you, writes linda geddes
12 min. ago

Why posting pictures of your kids on facebook could come back to haunt you, writes Linda Geddes

THERE is an unwritten rule that one does not post photos of other people's children on Facebook. I know this. And yet in October 2012, swept away with the excitement of the birth of my son (and probably a little...

sleeping nightmare: how snoring meant my child was naughty and only surgery could help
12 min. ago

Sleeping nightmare: How snoring meant my child was naughty and only surgery could help

WE used to think it was a blessing our youngest child was a terrible snorer. Exhausted after a morning of meltdowns it was never a problem putting him down for his nap. And his snoring was so loud I didn't even have...



14 min. ago

Melbourne Cup 2014: Andreas Wohler aims to make history as first German trainer to win

RACING's ultimate fatalist, Andreas Wohler will place complete faith in star English jockey Ryan Moore when Protectionist chases history-making Melbourne Cup success. Wohler might not have become a trainer - a...

14 min. ago

Derby Day 2014: Gai Waterhouse's Hampton Court head-to-head with Chris Waller's Preferment

THE heavyweight battle between Sydney's two best trainers Chris Waller and Gai Waterhouse is set to continue on Australian racing's biggest day of the year. Waterhouse will saddle up $1.5 million Group 1 Victoria...

14 min. ago

Derby Day 2014: Glen Boss rates the stars and his own chances

I GUESS you'd call me a fringe Derby Day player this year. But it's Derby Day, and just being a player is a big deal. This day, this week, is when you really see the jocks with their game faces on. The mood is just a...

14 min. ago

Australian rugby league star Aidan Guerra learns much from family history lesson in Italy

IN A northern Italian farm house, staring at the castle his fascinating family is banned from, Aidan Guerra found the humble perspective that Bondi has a habit of drowning. Rick Guerra has revealed his son's...

14 min. ago

Eels captain Tim Mannah says his side can win without Jarryd Hayne

PARRAMATTA captain Tim Mannah, who laughed and hung up on Jarryd Hayne when he revealed his NFL dream, says the club is finally ready to win without its megastar. With Hayne in Los Angeles for at least 12 months, the...

14 min. ago

Sam Burgess says his special friendship with Russell Crowe will last forever

A FIVE year rugby league odyssey that began in Russell Crowe's movie set trailer ended with a few days kicking back on the Academy Award winner's Coffs Harbour farm, but Sam Burgess says their friendship will last...

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