National News

Sun 19 May 2019

One word destroyed Labor’s chances

One word destroyed Labor’s chances

There was the uncertainty which spread like a virus through Queensland and it robbed Labor of seats in the state’s south-east it had hoped to take.

Dog digs up baby buried alive

Dog digs up baby buried alive

A dog is being hailed as a hero after its owner saw it was scratching in the dirt and found the leg of a baby buried alive poking out.

‘No more lies’: Star breaks silence

‘No more lies’: Star breaks silence

Beauty blogger James Charles has dropped a 40-minute video about the brutal feud with his former mentor and friend Tati Westbrook.

Dad burned daughter alive in car

Dad burned daughter alive in car

A man who allegedly strapped his daughter into a baby seat and set the car on fire so that she burned to death has been charged with murder.

Libs hold Curtin after Bishop’s exit

Libs hold Curtin after Bishop’s exit

JULIE Bishop’s former seat of Curtin looks to have stuck to the Liberals following a troubled campaign by independent Louise Stewart.

Government’s $16.5m gamble pays off

Government’s $16.5m gamble pays off

A desperate Coalition threw millions of dollars at this key seat after the exit of Kelly O’Dwyer. And it’s paid off.

Josh Frydenberg holds his seat

Josh Frydenberg holds his seat

Josh Frydenberg has held his Melbourne seat of Kooyong despite a campaign marred by dirty tactics.

Pauline Hanson missing in action

Pauline Hanson missing in action

The One Nation leader was nowhere to be seen on election day as voters flocked to the polls, with political watchers wanting her to please explain.

Bishop reveals Abbott’s big mistake

Bishop reveals Abbott’s big mistake

As it was announced Tony Abbott lost the seat he held for 25 years, his former deputy said there was one issue that “did him a lot of damage”.

Folau appeal hits major setback

Folau appeal hits major setback

Israel Folau’s legal challenge against his Rugby Australia termination is already off to a shaky start as Raelene Castle unloaded.

Scott Morrison’s ‘C-word’ moment

Scott Morrison’s ‘C-word’ moment

In a night of bombshells, it wasn’t ScoMo’s win that had Australia confused. It was a certain C-word he blurted out in his victory speech.

Who will replace Bill Shorten?

Who will replace Bill Shorten?

It’s a busy morning for the figures hoping to take Bill Shorten’s vacated role as Labor leader, with a number of contenders preparing their pitches.

Tested: Australia’s favourite small car

Tested: Australia’s favourite small car

The fourth-generation Mazda3 joins the ranks of outstanding hatchbacks, jostling with Corolla, Focus and Golf.

What happened? Inside Labor’s mess

What happened? Inside Labor’s mess

Labor and Bill Shorten lost the unlosable election, with no one expecting the result that played out last night. This is how it all went wrong.

Eggboy spotted at Labor party

Eggboy spotted at Labor party

THERE was a surprise guest at Labor’s election party - none other than the teen who famously cracked an egg on Senator Fraser Anning’s head.

Jubilant PM celebrates 'miracle' election win

Jubilant PM celebrates 'miracle' election win

"I have always believed in miracles! I'm standing with the three biggest miracles in my life here tonight. And tonight we've been delivered another one.

Morrison victory: "I have always believed in miracles'

Morrison victory: "I have always believed in miracles'

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has swept to a sensational win over Bill Shorten in a shock election result that keeps the Coalition in power.

Sat 18 May 2019

Clive Palmer claims credit for victory

Clive Palmer claims credit for victory

Clive Palmer has taken credit for the Coalition’s stunning election victory, after his big spending campaign had an impact in Queensland.

Betting agency’s costly election stuff up

Betting agency’s costly election stuff up

Days before the votes had even begun being counted, one betting agency made a bold decision. It came back to bite them in a big way.

Pic shows cast together before Friends

Pic shows cast together before Friends

Courteney Cox has shared a photo of the Friends cast on a trip before they started the show, became real life mates and when they could still go out in public...

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