National News

Mon 21 May 2018

The right time to buy big stuff

The right time to buy big stuff

BUYING big ticket items can put a big dent in your household finances, so anything that’s going to save you money is worthwhile. Sometimes it all comes down to...

The hidden cost of online scams

The hidden cost of online scams

OFFICIAL statistics show Aussies lost $340 million to scammers last year — but one expert says the true figure is much higher.

$20k nightmare after horror shark attack

$20k nightmare after horror shark attack

MATHEW Vickers was horribly injured, but a loophole means he’ll barely get cent in compensation - and face thousands in debt. WARNING: Graphic images.

This man is our ‘most successful bogan’

This man is our ‘most successful bogan’

NOT too long ago, Darren ‘Daz’ Hilsley was a self-described “bogan” on welfare. Today, he runs a multimillion-dollar business.

Flight attendant slut-shamed after accusing pilot of rape

Flight attendant slut-shamed after accusing pilot of rape

IT WAS traumatic enough when Ashley told her airline she’d been attacked by a colleague. But the airline’s response was “devastating”.

New indigenous rangers to patrol the Great Barrier Reef

New indigenous rangers to patrol the Great Barrier Reef

Gidarjil's Tobias Asse-Flinn and Mick Wilmott will be the eyes and ears of the reef.

Anyone can use the Starbucks loo

Anyone can use the Starbucks loo

STARBUCKS has announced a new policy that allows anyone to sit in its cafes or use its restrooms, even if they don’t buy anything.

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