National News

Sun 25 Aug 2019

Worker buried in mine wall collapse

Worker buried in mine wall collapse

Emergency crews are attempting to reach a worker trapped beneath a “significant” amount of dirt and rock after a mine wall collapsed.

Food apps biting into our budgets

Food apps biting into our budgets

DEMAND for food apps offering convenience is forecast to continue booming, but consumers are being warned to check it doesn’t blow a hole in their budgets.

Quad biker injured by barbed wire crash

Quad biker injured by barbed wire crash

A 22-year-old man is in a stable condition after losing control of a quad bike on the NSW Central Coast and crashing into barbed wire.

Depressingly long list of Aussie losers

Depressingly long list of Aussie losers

SCOTT Morrison’s election victory earlier this year was massive — and so was the long list of names who lost the political contest in his wake.

‘I swapped my coffee for this wild act’

‘I swapped my coffee for this wild act’

CAROLYN was told she should ditch her morning coffee for a week and replace it with this solo pleasure. The results are hilarious.

GRAPHIC: ‘My pimple almost killed me’

GRAPHIC: ‘My pimple almost killed me’

WHEN Jorgia woke up sporting a huge blind pimple, she had no idea it would end up nearly taking her life. WARNING: Graphic

‘Critical error’: Captain Cook’s grisly end

‘Critical error’: Captain Cook’s grisly end

Exactly 251 years ago, explorer James Cook set off on a Pacific voyage that changed the world — but a critical error led to his undignified end.

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