National News

Wed 13 Nov 2019

Experts reveal truth about backburning

premium_icon Experts reveal truth about backburning

Experts have slammed claims about reduced hazard-reduction burning that took place ahead of this year’s devastating fire season.

Carrie tears up during emotional interview

Carrie tears up during emotional interview

Beloved media personality Carrie Bickmore broke down on radio while talking to a mother of a four-year-old with brain cancer.

Foul-mouthed girls light fire near bush

Foul-mouthed girls light fire near bush

Two foul-mouthed teenage girls have hurled abuse after being confronted while lighting their clothes on fire next to bushland in WA.

Anti-vax movement still running rife on Facebook

premium_icon Anti-vax movement still running rife on Facebook

Despite promising a crack down, the world’s largest social media platform seems more than happy to continue to take money and promote the dangerous lies, writes...

Another Today personality bites the dust

Another Today personality bites the dust

Another member of the Today show crew is following Georgie Gardner’s lead and exiting the flailing breakfast program before it wraps up for the year.

Bushfires expose how our politicians have failed us

premium_icon Bushfires expose how our politicians have failed us

I’ve been a volunteer rural firefighter for 40 years. What I’ve seen this week has shocked me. Our politicians must stop mudslinging and be the leaders we need.

Anguish as baby’s hands turn purple

Anguish as baby’s hands turn purple

Doctors are stumped after four-month-old Logan’s hands turned purple while on holiday on in Queensland.

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