WHILE it’s unlikely Bill Cosby will face criminal charges over a string of fresh sex assault allegations, one of the women to accuse him has vowed to make him pay.
INFLUENTIAL Liberal senator Cory Bernardi wants all learner drivers to be taught how to handle a motorbike as well — even if they don’t intend to ride one.
RUSSIAN sports minister Vitaly Mutko says the city of Kaliningrad could lose the right to host 2018 World Cup matches unless it resolves a dispute over the site of its stadium this week.
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LET’S face it, even the most confident of spellers admit to tripping up now and for some of us it’s a lot more often.
DISCOVERING a family member was kidnapped and left for dead on the side of the road isn’t good news for anyone, but for April-Lee Gillen’s family, after months of being left in the dark, any information is a relief.
HER newborn son has bleeding on the brain because she allegedly dumped him in a stormwater drain and left him for dead.
A TRUCK driver has been killed after his vehicle became stuck on railway tracks — right in the path of two oncoming freight trains — at a level crossing in Kazakhstan.
ONE of the most complicated and deadly computer viruses has been uncovered by internet security company Symantec.
HIGH-profile investors are eating humble pie after the collapse of one of Australia’s first fast-food chain exports that had promised to take an Aussie food favourite to the rest of the world.
RYAN Reynolds has a very particular set of skills.
BRITAIN’S Prince William is to visit China next year, though his pregnant wife Kate is thought unlikely to go with him, reports say.
CRICKET Australia is playing hardball with Michael Clarke – instructing the Test skipper to figure in the Adelaide tour match against India on Friday or miss the first Test in Brisbane.
TEENAGERS, tipsy on vodka, are singing at the top of their lungs from their Surfers Paradise high-rise balconies.
TRADITIONALLY male-dominated industries such as mining and energy are doing a better job than other sectors at promoting women into management positions.
SHE wants a rich, well-hung man and admires Russian strongman Vladimir Putin; now rogue senator Jacqui Lambie is her own woman with the power to control the nation’s destiny.
COMPLEX malware designed to collect information about people and organisations has been discovered.