Parents speak out after Brisbane teen stabbed to death

As they advocate for changes to the youth justice system, the heartbroken parents of a murdered Queensland teenager have visited the site of the attack on their son. Angus Beaumont, 15, was attacked while walking home with friends in Redcliffe in March and stabbed to death. He was admitted to the hospital, but when his … Read more

Survey shows one in four want Western Australia to split from rest of country

In Western Australia, a proposal to effectively split Australia into two nations is creating a “deeply concerning” level of support, where people feel “isolated and ignored” from the rest of the country. According to polling from the market research company, Utting Research, more than one-in-four West Australians say they want the state to break away … Read more

‘My son, 6, died and my mother-in-law did THIS with the ashes’

A grieving mum has told a story of her heartbreak after her mother-in-law’s betrayal with her late son’s ashes. The mother said that her whole family had been devastated by her six-year – old son, Tom, who died of heart disease just four months ago. But when she learned that her mother-in – law had … Read more

Residents in Melbourne stunned to see coffin in hard rubbish

Residents in an affluent suburb of Melbourne were surprised to see a coffin left like hard rubbish on the driveway. On Monday night, pictures of the brown coffin left for collection on Washington Street in Toorak were shared on social media. It was among other household objects that were discarded, including a sofa, outdoor chairs, … Read more

Perth man, 44, charged with drugging and indecently assaulting 13-year-old girl

Prior to being found unconscious in Perth’s south-east, a 13-year-old girl was reportedly given illicit drugs and sexually assaulted. A 44-year-old man has been charged by child abuse squad detectives over the disturbing incident that started on September 27 at a Thornlie shopping centre. The police alleged that the man had a conversation with the … Read more

Melbourne’s New Trains To Be Built In China

The Chinese company that won the $2.3 billion contract to develop the new train fleet in Melbourne is essential to the controversial Belt and Road Initiative of President Xi Jinping and was recently blacklisted by the US government because of the safety risks raised by its ties to the Chinese government. CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles … Read more

Sonia Kruger’s sizzling bikini photo

A sizzling bikini photo has been posted by Sonia Kruger, sending her followers into a spin. The 55-year-old wore Monday swimwear with an ivory two-piece as she posed on Friday beside a pristine blue swimming pool in Queensland. She paired up with a $166 swimwear collection with a $148 matching robe, also made by the … Read more

Human-sized’ spider web found in forest spooking Facebook users

Facebook users have been spooked by a giant spiderweb in the US because it looks like it might be big enough to trap a human. The picture of a massive spiderweb was snapped by a Missouri Department of Conservation employee, and the social media followers of the department couldn’t help but comment on its spooky … Read more