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Calais 'Jungle': Francois Hollande confirms asylum seeker camp to shut down by year's end

ABC Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
President Francois Hollande says France will completely shut down the "Jungle" asylum seeker camp in Calais by the end of the year and has called on London to help deal with the plight of thousands of people whose ultimate aim is to get to Britain.
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Same-sex marriage: 'What on earth are we doing?'

NEWS.com.au - ‎8 hours ago‎
JAY Weatherill has called on Australia to take a good hard look at itself during an emotional episode of Q&A. “What on earth are we doing?
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Queensland meteor?: Reports of bang and flash in the sky

Brisbane Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Reports of a large bang, a flash in the sky and shaking ground have kicked off speculation of a meteorite strike in central Queensland.
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Manhunt under way after Campbellfield shooting

The Age - ‎10 hours ago‎
A manhunt is under way after a man was shot in the leg outside a shopping centre in Melbourne's north. The victim was shot in the car park outside an Officeworks store on Sydney Road in Campbellfield just after 3.30pm on Monday.
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Johnson calls for sanctions against Russia

NEWS.com.au - ‎26 minutes ago‎
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says sanctions against Russia should be "considered" amid suggestions the country is committing war crimes in Syria.
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Colombia's 52-Year War May Soon Be Over, But What Happens Next?

Huffington Post - ‎5 hours ago‎
Guerrillas from FARC EP meet in the early morning to get to work in Llanos del Yari, a town in an Indigenous region of southern Colombia on 21 Sept.
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Gun rampage at Paris supermarket

NEWS.com.au - ‎6 hours ago‎
TWO people have been seriously injured in a supermarket shooting west of Paris, with the suspect arrested after a stand-off with police.

Ex-public servant loses bid for Comcare to cover massages

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎8 hours ago‎
A former public servant who had up to $52,000 worth of taxpayer-funded massage on his bad back has lost a legal bid to force the federal government to keep paying for his weekly sessions with the masseuse.
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Same-sex marriage: Attorney-General George Brandis pleads with Labor to support plebiscite

ABC Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
The debate over changing the definition of marriage to include Australians in same-sex relationships has struck a political impasse.
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Incest-accused Trent Thorburn targeted in prison

NEWS.com.au - ‎25 minutes ago‎
THE foster brother of murdered Queensland schoolgirl Tiahleigh Palmer has reportedly become a target while in prison. Trent Thorburn, 19, is alleged to have been involved in an incestuous sexual relationship with the 12-year-old before her death ...
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Inquiry calls over SA inmate's death

NEWS.com.au - ‎1 hour ago‎
Calls continue for an independent inquiry into the death of an indigenous man involved in a violent altercation with prison guards in Adelaide.
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Want to boost your share price? Hire more women

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
The more women you have in senior management roles, the better your company will perform. This is the conclusion from a major global study that examines the correlation between gender and company performance.
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Global selling set to hit ASX

The Australian Financial Review - ‎3 hours ago‎
JPMorgan and Goldman led losses on the Dow, while Deutsche Bank shares sank 7.5 per cent, following a report that Merkel has ruled out any state assistance before the national election next year.
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Square taps tech-happy Aussie market

NEWS.com.au - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Square - the mobile payments business set up by Twitter founder Jack Dorsey - has chosen Australia as the first market outside the US to launch its new contactless card reader.
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Financial Synergy founder David Orford to donate some of $73 million windfall

The Australian Financial Review - ‎12 hours ago‎
Financial Synergy founder David Orford and his wife Delyce plan to use some of their $73 million windfall from the $90 million sale of the business to set up scholarships.
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Vodafone customers to get 2GB of free data after router fault

The Australian - ‎8 hours ago‎
Vodafone customers will receive a bonus 2GB of data after a router malfunction knocked out much of the telco's mobile services on Sunday night.
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Armies of hacked IoT devices launch unprecedented DDoS attacks

CIO Australia - ‎5 hours ago‎
Security researchers have been warning for years that poor security for internet of things devices could have serious consequences.
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Apple Watch Series 2 review: Dynamic wearable, but no killer app

New Atlas - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Apple Watch Series 2 has a few new tricks up its sleeve, but will you want to wear it on yours? While its processor, display and interactivity make it impressively capable, the new Apple Watch remains a sleek gizmo without a killer app.
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Olivia Newton-John confesses she still wonders about missing ex Patrick McDermott

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎22 hours ago‎
Olivia Newton-John still thinks about what might have happened to her ex-partner Patrick McDermott who went missing 11 years ago while on a fishing trip.
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Sunday Night: Kidnap victim Natascha Kampusch bought Wolfgang Priklopil dungeon house to stop 'theme park'

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Sep 25, 2016‎
Seven's current affairs show Sunday Night has revealed the reason Natascha Kampusch owns the "House of Horrors" where she was kept prisoner for eight years.
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Queensland father slammed after filming his five-year-old son doing burnouts in his car

NEWS.com.au - ‎Sep 25, 2016‎
A FATHER who filmed a viral video of his five-year-old son performing burnouts behind the wheel of a car is now being investigated by child protection services.

Jimmy Bartel Reveals His Plans For The Beard

TripleM Sydney - ‎12 hours ago‎
His wife Nadia revealed she'll be a little relieved to see Bartel clean shaven. "I am, it's a fantastic campaign that he's done and I'm very proud of him, but I'm so excited so see it gone, I'm that over it," she exclaimed.
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AFL grand final 2016: Sydney Swans' Gary Rohan set for redemption against Western Bulldogs

The Canberra Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
When Sydney Swans forward Gary Rohan says losing the 2014 grand final to Hawthorn is the worst experience of his footballing career, it pays to heed his words.
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The players who answered Craig Bellamy's challenge after falling below Melbourne Storm standards

Fox Sports - ‎2 hours ago‎
ACCOUNTABILITY. That word above all others has defined the Storm's success over the last decade and it prompted Craig Bellamy to challenge a group of his players last off-season.
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Brownlow Medal: Patrick Dangerfield would swap individual honours for Geelong team success

Herald Sun - ‎1 hour ago‎
PATRICK Dangerfield will bask in the Brownlow Medal afterglow while admitting he is still totally unfulfilled as an AFL footballer.
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Trump's transition team has tapped a longtime climate skeptic to set environmental policy

Washington Post - ‎3 hours ago‎
Donald J. Trump's transition team for the Environmental Protection Agency includes a person who has raised doubts about the mainstream scientific consensus that climate change is happening and is caused largely by humans, according to a person familiar ...
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Mercuryquakes May Currently Shake Up the Tiny Planet

Space.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mercury appears to experience quake-like activity as it shrinks, making it tectonically active just like Earth, scientists say. Credit: NASA/JHUAPL/Carnegie Institution of Washington/USGS/Arizona State University.
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SpaceX's Elon Musk is set to announce plans for colonizing Mars

Los Angeles Times - ‎14 minutes ago‎
As if he doesn't have enough on his plate with solving the mystery of an exploding rocket and tweaking Tesla's driver-assistance software, SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk will discuss plans for colonizing Mars at a space conference in Mexico on Tuesday.
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Old Vs New: The Next Generation Of The Space Industry

Gizmodo Australia - ‎1 hour ago‎
A massive change occurring in the space industry became apparent at the recent SPACE 2016 conference, one of the biggest annual international events related to space technology.
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Here's What Happens If Melbourne Ditches Cars

Gizmodo Australia - ‎18 hours ago‎
Over half of the world's population live in cities, and rapid urbanisation is only expected to increase in the coming years. By 2050, large cities in the USA, China and India are predicted to see their populations increase by 33 per cent, 38 per cent ...
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Loneliness on the rise in Aust: Lifeline

NEWS.com.au - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Most Australians are feeling lonely despite being better connected than ever before thanks to the internet and social media. Almost two-thirds of Australians say they often feel lonely, with four out of five people believing loneliness in society is on ...

Woman injured in Warrego Highway crash

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎15 hours ago‎
A woman is fighting for her life after the station wagon she was driving struck a stationary ute at the scene of an earlier crash west of Brisbane.
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Early exposure to egg and peanut may prevent allergy

CHOICE - ‎21 hours ago‎
For many years parents were advised not to give their child eggs and peanuts before the age of one, but more recently it's been suggested that earlier introduction may be better, and a recent large review of studies confirms this.
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