• 1 hour Scary illness led to million-dollar idea TheMercury |LS
    Christy Laurence spent years in a high-paying corporate job, until one day a life-changing moment turned her world upside down. ... more
  • 4 hours Scary illness led to million-dollar idea News |Ls
    Christy Laurence spent years in a high-paying corporate job, until one day a life-changing moment turned her world upside down. ... more
  • 9 hours Dealer asks cops ‘Want the good stuff?’ TheMercury |LS
    In what can only be described as fate, two police officers have inadvertently stumbled upon an alleged drug dealer sitting in his car with 1000 ecstasy tablets. ... more
  • 9 hours Why everyone is eating nipple cakes TheMercury |LS
    In Sicily locals love indulging in Minni di Virgini, or, virgin’s breasts. ... more
  • 9 hours Sydney CBD warning after infections TheMercury |LS
    Sydney’s CBD has been pointed to as the possible origin of four new cases of Legionnaires’ disease. ... more
  • 9 hours PETA to barbecue a ‘dog’ in city mall TheMercury |LS
    It’s one of Australia’s biggest malls, a place thousands of people meander through every single day, which makes it the perfect place for PETA to hold its next confronting demonstration. ... more
  • 9 hours Opera House paw patrol on guard TheMercury |LS
    Sydney Opera House’s latest move to tackle the annoying seagull problem plaguing their diners has left me wondering what we have done to deserve dogs once more. ... more
  • 9 hours Pub to give away free beer TheMercury |LS
    A pub in Adelaide has one way to ease the discomfort of the hot weather, offering free beer if temperature goes above 45C. ... more
  • 10 hours Cabin crew’s alleged sneaky drug trick News |Travel
    A second flight attendant has been charged over an international drug trafficking operation which was allegedly smuggling high-grade heroin and ice into Sydney and Melbourne. ... more
  • 10 hours Scary trend happening in the cockpit News |Travel
    One in four pilots are getting less than five hours sleep the day before entering the cockpit for long-haul flights, a worrying Australian report on pilot fatigue has found. ... more
  • 10 hours PETA to barbecue a ‘dog’ in city mall News |Ls
    It’s one of Australia’s biggest malls, a place thousands of people meander through every single day, which makes it the perfect place for PETA to hold its next confronting demonstration. ... more
  • 10 hours Pub to give away free beer News |Ls
    A pub in Adelaide has one way to ease the discomfort of the hot weather, offering free beer if temperature goes above 45C. ... more
  • 10 hours Why everyone is eating nipple cakes News |Ls
    In Sicily locals love indulging in Minni di Virgini, or, virgin’s breasts. ... more
  • 10 hours Sydney CBD warning after infections News |Ls
    Sydney’s CBD has been pointed to as the possible origin of four new cases of Legionnaires’ disease. ... more
  • 10 hours Opera House paw patrol on guard News |Ls
    Sydney Opera House’s latest move to tackle the annoying seagull problem plaguing their diners has left me wondering what we have done to deserve dogs once more. ... more
  • 16 hours ‘Bodies’: China’s cull of Everest climbers News |Travel
    It’s the tallest mountain in the world, and attracts around 800 people each year to climb. ... more
  • 16 hours Man spotted stealing luggage from carousel News |Travel
    A serial suitcase thief who traveled the world stealing baggage was finally caught this week. Patrick Coulier, 57, was seen on CCTV stealing the upmarket Rimowa case belonging to Chinese traveler Cai Zhe from the luggage carousel at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, Thailand, on January 2. ... more
  • 16 hours Mum dies after celeb butt lift surgery News |Travel
    A mum-of-three who travelled to Turkey for a ‘Brazilian bum lift’ cosmetic procedure died after developing a fat clot, an inquest heard. ... more
  • 16 hours Twist in cruise ship sex scandal News |Travel
    A married couple hoping for a relaxing cruise aboard the Norwegian Jewel cruise ship claim they were traumatised after finding a crew member having sex with a woman in their room — but Norwegian Cruise Line is now suggesting the couple’s allegations don’t hold any water. ... more
  • 16 hours Chilling detail you didn’t notice at airport News |Travel
    You might not notice it, but in this photo is an accused serial suitcase thief who has nicked thousands of dollars worth of valuables from airport baggage carousels around the world. ... more
  • 16 hours $29 hostel is Australia’s best News |Travel
    A Cairns City backpackers accommodation house, that has a rating of just two stars and rooms starting from $29 per night, has come in as Australia’s best hostel according to a new poll. ... more
  • 16 hours Teen’s sudden suicide stuns father News |Ls
    The grieving dad of a schoolgirl who took her life has accused Instagram of “helping” kill her. ... more
  • 16 hours Dealer asks cops ‘Want the good stuff?’ News |Ls
    In what can only be described as fate, two police officers have inadvertently stumbled upon an alleged drug dealer sitting in his car with 1000 ecstasy tablets. ... more
  • 16 hours Woman’s shocking act after $320k ‘betrayal’ News |Ls
    A woman who stole thousands from her great-aunt has been jailed for six years — after the elderly woman she tried to end her own life over fears of being left bankrupt. ... more
  • 16 hours Kmart’s $59 cult item sells out instantly News |Ls
    Nothing creates an internet frenzy like a cult bargain homewares item (or a photo of Kim Kardashian pouring champagne onto her own butt). ... more
  • 16 hours Brazen thief’s baffling crime News |Ls
    Staff at a Melbourne restaurant are on the lookout for a brazen rib thief who casually walked up to two diners in the city’s CBD and grabbed food directly off one of their plates. ... more
  • 16 hours Hunky new man in Meghan’s life News |Ls
    There’s a handsome new man in Meghan Markle’s life. ... more
  • 16 hours Can you spot the HSC certificate typo? News |Ls
    Tens of thousands of students that completed the HSC in NSW last year have been left bitterly disappointed after receiving their official certificate to find a glaring typo on the page. ... more
  • 16 hours Infuriating detail hidden in baby’s photo News |Ls
    A single mum has told how she airbrushes out her baby daughter’s blemishes before posting her picture on social media, so she looks as good as possible for companies who send her products to advertise. ... more
  • 16 hours Huge increase in organ donations News |Ls
    There has been a huge increase in organ donations and transplants after a record rise in donor consent rates over the past year. ... more
  • 17 hours Blood test detects early Alzheimer’s TheMercury |LS
    A simple blood test that detects signs of brain damage could be used to spot developing Alzheimer’s disease, say scientists. ... more
  • 17 hours Woman’s shocking act after $320k ‘betrayal’ TheMercury |LS
    A woman who stole thousands from her great-aunt has been jailed for six years — after the elderly woman she tried to end her own life over fears of being left bankrupt. ... more
  • 17 hours Fury at shark spotted hanging off boat TheMercury |LS
    Motorists experienced an unusual and disturbing sight on Sydney roads on Sunday when a bunch of blokes were seen transporting a shark across the city. ... more
  • 17 hours Kmart’s $59 cult item sells out instantly TheMercury |LS
    Nothing creates an internet frenzy like a cult bargain homewares item (or a photo of Kim Kardashian pouring champagne onto her own butt). ... more
  • 17 hours Teen’s sudden suicide stuns father TheMercury |LS
    The grieving dad of a schoolgirl who took her life has accused Instagram of “helping” kill her. ... more
  • 17 hours Brazen thief’s baffling crime TheMercury |LS
    Staff at a Melbourne restaurant are on the lookout for a brazen rib thief who casually walked up to two diners in the city’s CBD and grabbed food directly off one of their plates. ... more
  • 17 hours Hot new man in Meghan’s life TheMercury |LS
    There’s a handsome new man in Meghan Markle’s life. ... more
  • 17 hours Can you spot the HSC certificate typo? TheMercury |LS
    Tens of thousands of students that completed the HSC in NSW last year have been left bitterly disappointed after receiving their official certificate to find a glaring typo on the page. ... more
  • 17 hours Shocking detail in this baby photo TheMercury |LS
    A single mum has told how she airbrushes out her baby daughter’s blemishes before posting her picture on social media, so she looks as good as possible for companies who send her products to advertise. ... more
  • 17 hours Huge increase in organ donations TheMercury |LS
    There has been a huge increase in organ donations and transplants after a record rise in donor consent rates over the past year. ... more
  • 22 hours Blood test detects early Alzheimer’s News |Ls
    A simple blood test that detects signs of brain damage could be used to spot developing Alzheimer’s disease, say scientists. ... more
  • 23 hours Bar owner accused of racist ban TheMercury |LS
    Staff at a well-known Darwin pub have accused the owner of introducing racist policies to ban Aboriginal patrons. ... more
  • 23 hours ‘The truth about my ‘perfect’ life’ TheMercury |LS
    At 20, Tammi Kirkness was the walking, talking, hustling personification of success. She was kicking goals in the corporate world, had completed a psychology degree and was fit and healthy. ... more
  • 23 hours Man ‘took six to nine caps’ before death TheMercury |LS
    Two more deaths may be examined at a forthcoming inquest into the suspected drug overdoses of five young people at NSW music festivals in recent months. ... more
  • 23 hours How Fixing a Vintage Honda Made Shasta Smith’s Career TheMercury |LS
    Shasta Smith put years into restoring her 1972 Honda, emblazoned with her signature number 5. It inspired a passion for vintage motorcycle restoration that led her to open a repair shop and venue space in Sacramento, Calif. Photo: Jonathan Clark for The Wall Street Journal. ... more
  • 23 hours Drug shake-up coming to festivals TheMercury |LS
    In four days, tens of thousands of young people will head to music festivals around the country to celebrate the Australia Day weekend, probably under the burning sun and probably under the influence of either drugs or alcohol. ... more
  • 23 hours The big problem with vaping TheMercury |LS
    Researchers say the popularity of vaping among young Australian women is a growing public health concern, with new data revealing how many are taking up the habit. ... more
  • 23 hours Twist in ‘Ross from Friends’ thief case TheMercury |LS
    He’s the alleged thief that went viral thanks to his uncanny resemblance to Friends star, David Schwimmer. ... more
  • 23 hours Tragic moment dad knew he’d lost Aiia TheMercury |LS
    It has been couple of weeks filled with a torturous wait for answers and a crushing blow which Saeed Maasarwe will never forget. ... more
  • 23 hours Mum’s memorial burnout for dead sons TheMercury |LS
    The mother of teenage siblings killed in a crash after they fled police in Christchurch in a stolen car has paid tribute to them by performing a burnout in their honour. ... more
  • 23 hours The most ridiculous Airtasker jobs TheMercury |LS
    Airtasker: The great mobile marketplace where anything is possible, for the right price. ... more
  • 23 hours ‘Absolute chaos’ as tree falls on family News |Travel
    Five people have been injured after a large tree fell on a group of people at Queenstown’s Shotover Jet base. ... more
  • 23 hours 199kg passenger’s gross demand News |Travel
    An overweight passenger aboard a Taiwanese airline forced flight attendants to remove his pants so he could use the toilet — then wipe his butt as he moaned in pleasure, according to reports. ... more
  • 23 hours Man dies on cruise ship to Melbourne News |Travel
    A passenger is believed to have died on a Princess Cruise ship between Australia and New Zealand. ... more
  • 23 hours True identities of British ‘unruly tourists’ News |Travel
    The identities of the unruly tourists causing a storm up and down the country can be revealed. ... more
  • 23 hours Couple’s X-rated discovery in cruise cabin News |Travel
    Two cruise passengers were left stunned after finding a member of staff having sex in their cabin. ... more
  • 23 hours Doomed festival only cared about models News |Travel
    Production organisers integral in the planning of a doomed luxury festival have revealed their warnings about basic infrastructure were ignored, while others were told to perform sex acts to get water to guests. ... more
  • 23 hours Long weekend flights to be hit by strike News |Travel
    Australia Day long weekend plans are set to be disrupted by a strike by Tigerair pilot — as a row brews over their pay and conditions. ... more
  • 23 hours Bali wants to charge us a tourist tax News |Travel
    You’ll have to put aside some extra money for your next trip to Bali, if the holiday island goes ahead with plans to slap us with a tourist tax. ... more
  • 23 hours ‘Bikini Climber’ freezes to death News |Travel
    A Taiwanese woman, known as the “Bikini Climber” for scaling mountains in swimwear, was found frozen to death after a 20m fall, according to reports. ... more
  • 23 hours Drunk passenger ‘tried to hijack plane’ News |Travel
    A drunk passenger on a Russian domestic flight demanded the plane change course, reportedly to fly to Afghanistan, forcing an emergency landing in Siberia on Tuesday. ... more
  • 23 hours Man ‘took six to nine caps’ before death News |Ls
    Two more deaths may be examined at a forthcoming inquest into the suspected drug overdoses of five young people at NSW music festivals in recent months. ... more
  • 23 hours How Fixing a Vintage Honda Made Shasta Smith’s Career News |Ls
    Shasta Smith put years into restoring her 1972 Honda, emblazoned with her signature number 5. It inspired a passion for vintage motorcycle restoration that led her to open a repair shop and venue space in Sacramento, Calif. Photo: Jonathan Clark for The Wall Street Journal. ... more
  • 23 hours Drug shake-up coming to festivals News |Ls
    In four days, tens of thousands of young people will head to music festivals around the country to celebrate the Australia Day weekend, probably under the burning sun and probably under the influence of either drugs or alcohol. ... more
  • 23 hours The big problem with vaping News |Ls
    Researchers say the popularity of vaping among young Australian women is a growing public health concern, with new data revealing how many are taking up the habit. ... more
  • 23 hours Twist in ‘Ross from Friends’ thief case News |Ls
    He’s the alleged thief that went viral thanks to his uncanny resemblance to Friends star, David Schwimmer. ... more
  • 23 hours Tragic moment dad knew he’d lost Aiia News |Ls
    It has been couple of weeks filled with a torturous wait for answers and a crushing blow which Saeed Maasarwe will never forget. ... more
  • 23 hours Bar owner accused of racist ban News |Ls
    Staff at a well-known Darwin pub have accused the owner of introducing racist policies to ban Aboriginal patrons. ... more
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    Airtasker: The great mobile marketplace where anything is possible, for the right price. ... more
  • 23 hours Mum’s memorial burnout for dead sons News |Ls
    The mother of teenage siblings killed in a crash after they fled police in Christchurch in a stolen car has paid tribute to them by performing a burnout in their honour. ... more
  • 23 hours ‘The truth about my ‘perfect’ life’ News |Ls
    At 20, Tammi Kirkness was the walking, talking, hustling personification of success. She was kicking goals in the corporate world, had completed a psychology degree and was fit and healthy. ... more