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Nova Peris resigns from the Senate after reports she was seeking AFL job

The Guardian - ‎19 hours ago‎
Nova Peris, the Northern Territory senator and first Indigenous woman elected to federal parliament, will not recontest her seat after revelations she was seeking a job with the AFL.

Acacia Ridge house fire leaves woman in critical condition

Brisbane Times - ‎38 minutes ago‎
A woman believed to be in her 60s is fighting for her life in hospital with severe burns to most of her body after a fire in Brisbane's south.
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Man to be charged over vandalism of NSW Police Force Wall of Remembrance in Sydney

ABC Online - ‎23 minutes ago‎
A man is expected to be charged over the vandalism of the police memorial in Sydney's Domain that has been defaced twice in four days.
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Fuel tanker rolls over seven cars

Warwick Daily News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Port Curtis Way was closed for most of Tuesday, after an Emerald Carrying Company fuel tanker rolled on Monday night. Stephen Mills.
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Greece to release data on EgyptAir crash

Sky News Australia - ‎1 hour ago‎
Greece will start dispatching key information on the EgyptAir crash to Egyptian authorities on Wednesday, including data from the airliner as it flew through Greek airspace moments before disappearing, a source close to the probe says.
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Bowraville murder retrial likely

Sky News Australia - ‎14 hours ago‎
The man acquitted over the Bowraville murders is a step closer to facing a retrial following an application by the NSW government to the state's highest criminal court.
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Shaken Austrian government pledges action after far-right surge

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
VIENNA, May 24 (Reuters) - Austria's centrist government, shaken by a near-victory by the far right in presidential elections, said on Tuesday it would take action on immigration and boost security in an effort to win back voters.
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Vietnam Stops Activists From Meeting Obama

Newsweek - ‎9 minutes ago‎
HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms on Tuesday after critics of its communist-run government were prevented from meeting him in Hanoi, a discordant note on a trip otherwise steeped in ...
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First meeting of new Inner West Council shut down amid chaotic scenes

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎9 hours ago‎
Dismissed mayors and councillors seized control of a Sydney council chamber after hundreds of protesters forced the meeting to be shut down.
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Woman trying to prove 'vegans can do anything' among three dead, 30 sick on Mount Everest

National Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
8,848. That's how many metres in the air the peak of Mount Everest towers over Nepal, and the world, in its gleaming white brilliance.
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Man killed in hit and run at Shelduck Street, Inala

Courier Mail - ‎43 minutes ago‎
POLICE are continuing to search for a driver after a man was killed in a suspected hit and run incident southwest of Brisbane overnight.
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Western Australia worst in the nation for housing stress, Salvos say

ABC Online - ‎6 minutes ago‎
West Australians are more likely to be experiencing extreme housing stress than any other state in Australia, according to research by the Salvation Army.
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Lenders return to property investors

The Australian - ‎7 hours ago‎
A banking sector return to aggressive lending to property investors could stoke the ire of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority, which had been trying to calm the exuberance of capital city housing markets.
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7-Eleven not alone in underpaying: Allan Fels

The Australian - ‎7 hours ago‎
Allan Fels's pugnacious response to 7-Eleven's decision to shut down the independent arbitration panel he was chairing stirred the government into action on the underpayment of workers.
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Target 'dysfunctional' as Guy Russo prepares review

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎7 hours ago‎
Target suppliers claim the Wesfarmers-owned chain is in disarray amid expectations department store chief Guy Russo will announce an impairment as early as next month, when he unveils the "Karget" blueprint.
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Reserve Bank's Stevens sits firm on inflation target

The Australian Financial Review - ‎7 hours ago‎
Governor Glenn Stevens staunchly defended the Reserve Bank of Australia's 2 to 3 per cent inflation target, which he said would continue to be the central bank's primary mechanism to determine interest rates.
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Facebook apologises for banning 'undesirable' photo of plus-sized model Tess Holliday

ABC Online - ‎13 hours ago‎
Facebook has been forced to backtrack after it banned an Australian ad featuring a bikini-clad plus-sized model promoting positive body image, initially saying the photo's depiction was "undesirable".
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Subaru Forester tS here in June

Practical Motoring - ‎May 22, 2016‎
The Subaru Forester tS will go on-sale here in June with Subaru calling it “the only true sports SUV under $80,000”. THE SUBARU FORESTER tS is a joint development between Subaru and its performance arm, Subaru Tecnica International (STI).
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Increase in fines issued to NSW cyclists, too early to say if figures prove need for laws: Government

ABC Online - ‎19 hours ago‎
The number of fines issued to cyclists in New South Wales since news laws came into effect this year has risen compared to the same period last year, police statistics reveal.
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OnePlus gives away new Loop VR headset for phone launch

Wareable - ‎22 hours ago‎
Ahead of its latest mobile phone launch, OnePlus has decided to give away 30,000 VR headsets allowing people to tune in and watch its upcoming conference.
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Harry's midnight snack wins over Nigella

The Sunshine Coast Daily - ‎10 hours ago‎
Seanna Cronin APN Entertainment Editor A US ex-pat, Seanna has been writing about the Australian entertainment industries for the past six years and is also a documentary producer, photographer and scuba diver.
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Vivid Sydney: Mark Hammer creates light work for Sydney to reflect on itself

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Stare at yourself into infinity? Mark Hammer's light installation for this year's Vivid festival looks like the perfect artwork for a city that loves itself as much as Sydney.
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The Avalanches Release Mysterious Teaser Clip, Hinting At New Music

Music Feeds - ‎22 hours ago‎
The Avalanches have only just emerged after almost 15-years of hibernating in what we can only assume was some form of secret subterranean cave, and now they actually, might be, for real this time, about to release some NEW MUSIC.
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Johnny Depp mocks dog apology

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Actor Johnny Depp has told American late-night television that Australia's Deputy Prime Minister looks like he was "inbred with a tomato" in the seemingly never-ending saga over the actor's dogs.
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Key Bulldogs back but Jong out

ninemsn - ‎14 hours ago‎
Lin Jong will be missing but coach Luke Beveridge says there are more than enough returning Bulldogs to make selection a challenge for this weekend's AFL match with Collingwood.
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Hawthorn's Brad Hill charged with assault

The Age - ‎9 hours ago‎
Hawthorn premiership player Brad Hill has been charged with assault following an alleged altercation at a suburban nightclub during the pre-season.
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AFL Indigenous round remembers remarkable life of Aboriginal footballer Sir Douglas Nicholls

ABC Online - ‎51 minutes ago‎
The first Aboriginal footballer to represent Victoria, who later became an ordained minister and a state governor, will be remembered as part of this week's AFL Indigenous round.
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Colossal solar storms may have made ancient Earth habitable

Gizmag - ‎3 hours ago‎
According to a new NASA study, powerful solar storms could have been instrumental in warming ancient Earth, and preparing the planet for the development of complex life.
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Resetting the Political Moral Compass on Climate Change

ABC Online - ‎14 hours ago‎
Leaders of the various faith traditions are speaking with one voice: our society must change course. Credit: Frederic Cirou / Getty Images.
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Animals need protection from drones via code of practice, researcher says

ABC Online - ‎May 23, 2016‎
A code of practice to protect animals and wildlife from research drones is needed until any negative effects are fully understood, a University of Adelaide researcher says.
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Astronomers discover fresh lunar craters

Astronomy Magazine - ‎5 hours ago‎
Using data from the LAMP instrument aboard the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, a Southwest Research Institute-led team of scientists discovered two geologically young craters - one (right) 16 million, the other (left) between 75 and 420 million, years ...
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How much can a healthy lifestyle really reduce your cancer risk?

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎18 hours ago‎
Contrary to popular belief, everything does not cause cancer. "The public have been led to believe that everything causes cancer," says Cancer Council Australia CEO, Professor Sanchia Aranda, "but one-third of cancers are preventable by lifestyle ...
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PM vows to 'leave no stone unturned' in addressing mental illness

ABC Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
As Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull vows improving Australia's mental health would be a 'vital national priority', a group of mental health advocates is challenging all parties to state what they'd do to address the rising suicide toll.
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New Study Suggests Dogs Don't Trust You When You're Angry

People Magazine - ‎5 hours ago‎
Behind those big, beautiful puppy dog eyes is a doggy mind trying to figure you out. Scientists have long believed that pups pick up on our emotional cues, and a recent study shows these cues may determine how they make decisions.
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Butcher apologizes for 'suicide bomber' bacon sign

New York Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
A butcher has egg on his face after posting a sign claiming that eating two strips of bacon “reduces your chance of being a suicide bomber.
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