A DISTURBING number of Australians are prepared to justify the actions of rapists and domestic violence perpetrators and shift the blame on to the victims.
BARACK Obama has pledged to send 3000 US military personnel to West Africa to stem the Ebola outbreak, described by the United Nations as a billion-dollar problem.
THAILAND police are questioning three Burmese migrant labourers detained over the brutal murders of two British backpackers on the holiday island of Koh Tao.
IT was a calm morning in Antarcticas remote Ross Sea, during the season when the sun never sets, when Capt. John Bennett and his crew hauled up a creature with tentacles like fire hoses and eyes like dinner plates from a mile below the surface.
SPEED demon Johann Wagner will have a clutch of AFL clubs to choose his destination from if he is crowned the inaugural winner of The Recruit tonight.
EVEN though she’s less than a week old, Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling’s daughter already has a Twitter account.
ONE in five Australians believe a woman is partly responsible for rape if she is drunk and one in six support the notion that women say “no” when they mean yes, according to a study.
AN elderly Thai woman has committed suicide by leaping into a pond of crocodiles at a farm popular with tourists on Bangkok’s outskirts, police told AFP on Tuesday.
AMERICAN athletes have never been shy about throwing a few dance moves into their celebrations and this year it appears their move of choice is the Shmoney Dance.
WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: THE Australian dollar has rebounded overnight, heading back up towards 91 US cents.
WE’RE still reeling over the loss of Joan Rivers, and this isn’t going to do anything to help.
A SWISS goalkeeper is considering legal action against fans who urinated in his water bottle during a match.
A TODDLER who fell face first in his pram onto train tracks was later found with his drunk parents walking to hospital.
CLINGING to each other in grief, the parents of schoolgirl Aneri Patel asked police yesterday why their only daughter’s alleged killer was freed on bail.
THE father of two missing boys on the state’s north coast has refused to tell police where his sons Jayden and Joseph Brady have gone.