France to open border for EU travellers

France to open border for EU travellers


‘Catastrophic’ U-turn benefiting Ardern

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Visits New Redcliffs School Campus


She was already odds-on to win, but the New Zealand opposition may have just handed Jacinda Ardern victory, nine weeks before the election.


Investigation into $5 million ‘eyesore’

Supplied Editorial Unfinished West Adelaide Hellas Soccer Club upgrade. Picture: Supplied


It was supposed to be the development that saved a struggling Australian football icon, but mystery now surrounds this $5 million shambles.


Weird kitchen fact that’s blowing minds

Second drawer is for big utensils - duh.


We might all think we’re unique, but turns out there’s one thing all Aussies do in an eerily similar way – and people don’t know quite how to take it.


Woman attacked by shark in Qld


A woman has suffered leg injuries after being attacked by a shark in Far North Queensland.


AFL great burns BT with live dagger

AFL Rd 14 - West Coast v Essendon


Footy great Jimmy Bartel has served Channel 7 star Brian Taylor a stinging clip live on air after the star commentator went off the rails.


BBC reporter reveals ‘secret’ tattoos

BBC reporter reveals ‘secret’ tattoos. Picture: TikTok / Zoie558


A British news reporter has revealed she covers up her arm tattoos in a viral video that documents how she gets ready for work.


‘Pathetic’: Dispute over new fence blasted

NCA NewsWire


A “pathetic” dispute between two Sydney neighbours escalated into AVOs and an airing on A Current Affair. Now one has to pay up.


Castro refuses to finish season

A-League Rd 12 - Central Coast v Perth


Perth Glory skipper and talisman Diego Castro has withdrawn from the squad in another blow for the battling A-League.


Cop stood down over DV claims

Woman in fear of domestic abuse


A 29-year-old constable allegedly accessed confidential information without authorisation and committed acts of domestic violence.


New question your doctor could ask


Doctors are being encouraged to start asking their patients about this after thousands exhibited coronavirus-like damage to their lungs.


NSW’s coronavirus cluster explodes

Increased COVID-19 Testing Continues In NSW As More Cases Linked To Sydney Pub Outbreak


The coronavirus outbreak linked to a hotel in southwestern Sydney has continued to explode with more cases confirmed overnight.


One fifth of cases ‘will be hospitalised’

Melbourne COVID-19 Hotspot Suburbs In Lockdown Following Rise In Community Coronavirus Transmissions


Victorian health authorities expect hundreds of COVID-19 patients – up to 20 per cent – to be hospitalised, with 21 people currently on ventilators.


Tough new restrictions for NSW pubs

Gladys Berejiklian


NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced new restrictions on venues after a string of outbreaks were linked to pubs, clubs and casinos.


Rival slams Renault, Ricciardo issue recurs

F1 Grand Prix of Styria


Daniel Ricciardo’s team is facing fires on two fronts after copping a strong rebuke from a rival team and needing to fix a major problem.


Australia passes 10,000 virus cases

Melbourne Residents Prepare For Lockdown As Victoria Works To Contain COVID-19 Spread


It’s less than six months since coronavirus spread to Australia, and the country has just tipped over a worrying number as the flare-up worsens.


SA delays NSW border restrictions lift


South Australia will no longer open its border with New South Wales on July 20, after an outbreak at a pub in Casula, Sydney.


Aussie soldiers accused of mass shooting


A damning investigation has uncovered a horrific mass shooting of civilians in Afghanistan – with Australian soldiers reportedly responsible.


Bombshell detail in secret palace letters

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Secret palace letters finally released after 45 years show Prince Charles was in the loop about the crisis engulfing the Whitlam government.


The Aspendale home that built a boating industry

1 Bowman St, Aspendale - for herald sun real estate


A pioneering waterfront Aspendale home with its own slipway, believed to be home to Victoria’s first boat hire business, is attracting waves of buyers in its first time for sale in 90 years.


Why Europe is ‘giving away’ electric cars


Government subsidies, slow sales and aggressive emissions targets mean bargains are on the cards for buyers, but not in Australia.


Mum’s $20 Woolies wedding cake hack

Mum's incredble Woolies cake hack.


It might seem counterintuitive to turn a cake upside down, but its how one woman turned a budget item into a wedding-worthy dessert.


Sawmill banned for stealing forest trees

Generic picture, stacked timber and sawmill logs


A sawmilling company and its employees stole timber worth more than $12,000 from a Queensland state forest.


Sydney Kmart shuts over virus fears

Casula Mall


A Sydney Kmart store has been closed for deep cleaning after a staff member tested positive for coronavirus.


State scraps border opening with NSW

Queensland Border


As Queensland announces it will close its borders to two Sydney suburbs, South Australia has also scrapped its opening with NSW.


Virus resurgence sparks fresh NRL reshuffle

APAC Sports Pictures of the Week - 2020, July 13


NRL players will be confined to their homes again as the league enforces strict new measures to protect against coronavirus in NSW.


Meghan lands high-profile speaking gig


Meghan Markle is set to take the stage in her first official public speaking role since her stunning exit from royal duties.


Qld’s big chill to stay all week

Generic cold weather.


Strong winds and a low pressure system will keep temperatures low from Stanthorpe to Cairns right through to the weekend.


Bank partners with global tech firm

SUPREME COURT


A major Australian bank has partnered with a leading technology company to build its new software.


Home’s bold and bright style a rare find


It’s not everyday you find a modern home with an electric blue kitchen and black and white bathroom. SEE INSIDE.


Hughesy spills on failed TV audition

Dave Hughes has opened up about his failed Red Faces auditions.


Dave Hughes has opened up about the time a security guard had to escort him out of an audition over fears he would get “physically aggressive”.


Stosur’s ‘amazing’ baby announcement

Sam Stosur with her partner and baby girl


She kept the news hidden for almost a month, but US Open champion Sam Stosur has finally revealed the birth of her baby daughter Genevieve.


Coach quits after ‘incredible disrespect’


Dean Pay has reportedly walked out on the Bulldogs immediately after the club was accused of handing the coach a “s*** sandwich”.


Man accused of drowning girl


A man will face court today accused of trying to drown a two-year-old girl at a property in Sydney’s southwest.


NRL Round 10 teams: Live Q&A

NRL Round 3: Team Talk!


It’s NRL ‘Team List Tuesday’ with changes galore expected. Join us as we answer all your KFC SuperCoach selection questions with full team analysis once squads drop.


Big change for Macca’s in virus hot spots


Thousands of McDonald’s staff working in locked-down Melbourne restaurants are now required to wear face masks while working.


Amber Heard hid nude scenes from Depp


Amber Heard was reportedly so fearful of Johnny Depp’s jealous outbursts she had to keep movie nude scenes hidden from him.


Surprising star joining Bach cast


Bachelor in Paradise is fast approaching. Here’s who we’re set to see sipping cocktails and fighting for roses in Fiji.


Pharmacist charged over huge drug haul

Brothel Raid


A pharmacist is behind bars after being charged over an alleged drug haul including huge amounts of GBL, ketamine, heroin and cocaine.


Family poisoned after inside BBQ

Emergency


A family of 11 have been rushed to hospital in Hobart with serious carbon monoxide poisoning after a charcoal grill was used inside.


Chilling twist to latest Glee death

Supplied  Naya Rivera and son Josey. Picture: Instagram


The heartbreaking discovery of Naya Rivera’s body has compounded an earlier tragedy for the cast, crew and fans of Glee.


QLD shuts border to 77 Sydney suburbs

Queensland Border


Queensland will close its borders to 77 Sydney suburbs from noon on Tuesday as NSW fights to prevent another outbreak of coronavirus.


Surprise revelation about iconic role

(L-R)  Actress Sarah Michelle Gellar as Daphne Linda Cardellini as Velma in scene from the film  Scooby Doo with actor Matthew Lillard as Shaggy & Freddie Prinze jr as Freddie. movies 2002


The director of 2002 film Scooby-Doo has revealed one of the titular characters was originally supposed to be gay.


Reason pub installed electric fence

Supplied  UK pub installs electric fence to enforce social distancing. Picture:
 BPM Media/australscope


A British pub has come up with a shocking new way to enforce social distancing, and the owner said it’s for “everyone’s benefit”.


Photo sparks frenzy for new freezer item

Streets release Bubble O'BIll ice cream at local IGAs in Victoria


A grocer in Victoria has revealed a new version of a nostalgic Aussie classic is hitting shelves – and the photo is causing mass excitement.


2yo found after disappearing from room

Western Australia Police are searching for Albert, 2, in the Margaret River area. Source: Western Australia Police


A two-year-old boy who disappeared overnight in Western Australia’s Margaret River area has been found.


Nine kids, two adults hospitalised

Heli Training


Nine children and two adults have been rushed to hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning after using a charcoal grill for cooking indoors.


‘Hellboy’ goes viral in stingray video

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A video of stingrays swimming at a Florida beach has caught attention after an extremely sunburnt man was spotted in the video.


Charity’s grim JobSeeker warning


A new Anglicare survey has revealed people were forced to turn to charity just to get by under the old JobSeeker rate.


Victorian cases rocket past 4000


Victoria has passed a grim milestone with confirmed coronavirus cases now more than 4000 as 270 new cases were recorded overnight.


‘Kill everybody’: Passenger’s threat on plane

Portland, Oregon, USA - February 24, 2018: An Alaska Airlines 737 comes in for landing at Portland International Airport.


A flight in the US has been forced to turn around, after a passenger became “aggressive” and threatened to kill everyone on board.


Dogs: Right time for Pay to go

NRL Rd 9 - Broncos v Bulldogs


Dean Pay quit the Bulldogs on Tuesday morning after talking to his players.


Outcry over Dannii Minogue special deal


The Health Department-approved treatment of celebrity Dannii Minogue to avoid hotel quarantine has created a storm of reaction, claiming double standards.


Insta model ‘invited’ inside NBA quarantine

NBA players are already flouting the rules.


An Instagram model and a food delivery service are raising eyebrows over whether NBA players can be trusted to keep the season alive.


‘Human Ken doll’ changes name

Supplied  Jessica Alves was known as the Human Ken Doll Rodrigo. Picture: ITV


The cosmetic surgery addict recently announced she was living as a woman and now Rodrigo Alves has chosen her new female name.


Outcry over Dannii Minogue special deal


Celebrity Dannii Minogue’s exemption to quarantine in a lavish home has created a storm of reaction, with claims of double standards.


Wild weather to lash Sydney

NCA NewsWire


Sydneysiders have been warned to bunker down with heavy rain and damaging coastal winds set to lash the NSW capital from today.


Boob job nightmare behind star’s absence

Charlotte Flair is going back under the knife.


WWE star Charlotte has been hailed for her candidness by fans after revealing the real reason behind her break from the ring.


Lisa Marie’s son was found in her mansion

*EXCLUSIVE* The house where Lisa Marie Presley’s son was found dead


Lisa Marie Presley’s son Benjamin Keough died in a suspected suicide at the family compound in an exclusive gated community outside LA.


‘It was better for Her Majesty not to know’

WINDSOR, ENGLAND - JUNE 13:  Queen Elizabeth II attends a ceremony to mark her official birthday at Windsor Castle on June 13, 2020 in Windsor, England. The Queen celebrates her 94th birthday this year, in line with Government advice, it was agreed that The Queen's Birthday Parade, also known as Trooping the Colour, would not go ahead in its traditional form. (Photo by Toby Melville - WPA Pool/Getty Images)


The Queen was not told in advance that former governor-general Sir John Kerr would dismiss the Whitlam government, new letters reveal.


Man livestreams suicide on Facebook

Supplied  Jonathan Bailey - also known as Baz or Bazza - livestreamed his own death on Facebook. Picture: Stoke Sentinel/BPM Media/australscope


Distressed friends and followers of a UK gym owner contacted the social media platform after seeing a concerning post on his profile.


Restrictions back thanks to NSW ‘morons’

Supplied  Golden Sheaf Hotel


NSW pubs are set to crack down on the number of patrons after “moronic” behaviour from patrons and a new cluster of cases.


Woman’s 16-month hotel hostage hell


Police have rescued a woman who was held captive by her Facebook lover for over a year, sexually abused and extorted for $69,000.


Hotels slammed for ‘embarrassing failures’

Security guards filmed in some of Sydney's quarantine hotels.


The Sydney hotels where travellers returning from overseas were quarantined have been slammed for a series of breaches and inconsistencies.


‘Defies logic’: Krispy Kreme slammed


Police officials have slammed Krispy Kreme for giving away hundreds of thousands of doughnuts during the pandemic.


Truck driver could be patient zero

Pop Up Covid Testing Clinic


NSW Health has confirmed it is looking into whether a truck driver could be the source of the latest coronavirus outbreak in Sydney’s southwest.


$10 supermarket item selling every second

$10 supermarket item selling every second. Picture: Instagram / Hailee


A budget item found on supermarket shelves has shared its latest sales data, showing nearly three cans are sold every second globally.


‘Pathetic’ Depp photo released to court

Supplied  Johnny Depp passed out with icecream taken by Amber Heard - photo
 shown to UK court.


A humiliating photo of the actor taken by ex-wife Amber Heard has been released amid conflicting accounts of an infamous 2014 flight.


Man critical after Melbourne house fire

HOUSE FIRE in CRANBOURNE


A man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after firefighters saved him from a burning home in Melbourne’s southeast.


Sports Illustrated unveils triple threat

Kate Bock, Golden Barbie and Olivia Culpo.


The cover girls for this year’s Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition are as sporty as it gets — Olivia Culpo, Jasmine Sanders and Kate Bock.


Glee star Naya Rivera’s final act in lake


Police have revealed tragic details about the death of Glee star Naya Rivera whose body was today found in a Californian lake.


Cops forced into isolation

Melbourne Lockdowns


The number of police officers being forced to isolate due to coronavirus is rising with regional Victorian cops the latest to be affected.


‘Grave concerns’ for missing Sydney family

Missing Sydney family


A Sydney man and his three young children have been missing for more than a month and police are pleading for the public to help find them.


NBA rocked by superstar’s positive test

Houston Rockets v Boston Celtics


The NBA’s attempt to complete its season is off to a rocky start — and it only looks like getting rockier after Russell Westbrook’s revelation.


‘Stage four’: Warning of harsh restrictions

COVID-19 Testing Continues Across NSW Following Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Albury


Victorians could be facing an even tougher lockdown with Premier Daniel Andrews saying stage 4 restrictions haven’t been ruled out.


‘One of the all-time game show boners’

Steve Harvey had to be censored.


An NFL Hall of Famer is now in the Family Feud Hall of Fame for wildest answers after stunning American host Steve Harvey with this response.


Bulldogs line up replacement for coach

NRL Rd 9 - Broncos v Bulldogs


Canterbury Bulldogs coach Dean Pay has reportedly coached his last game for the club after rumours swirled his successor has been identified.


This is not how you treat a cricket great

England v West Indies: Day 3 - First Test #RaiseTheBat Series


English fast bowling great Stuart Broad is “gutted and angry” after his 485 Test wickets counted for nought in cricket’s return.


‘Haven’t got a clue’: Gus savages refs

Phil Gould has erupted over the referees again.


NRL great Phil Gould has gone postal on the referees and the bunker after issues that had been bubbling away exploded over the weekend.


How to win a $4.8m beach house

Anna Spiro at the RSL ART Union house in Palm Beach


A battle of the states is brewing between NSW and Queensland involving one of the country’s hottest commodities — property.


Glee star Naya Rivera’s final act in lake


Police have revealed tragic details about the death of Glee star Naya Rivera whose body was today found in a Californian lake.


‘Million Dollar Bogan’ flouts border rules

Melbourne man brags about crossing Queensland border on 'compassion grounds' to buy Harley Davison tyres. Picture: A Current Affair


A self-proclaimed “Million Dollar Bogan” from Victoria has crossed the Queensland border on “compassionate grounds”.


Aussie billionaire calls for NSW lockdown


With coronavirus cases in NSW remerging, Atlassian founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has argued the entire state should lockdown. And now.


Travolta’s life marked by tragedy


The loss of his wife Kelly Preston is the latest blow to John Travolta, who also lost his first wife to the disease in a lifetime of tragedies.


‘Racist’ 83yo NFL nickname scrapped


After 83 years and three NFL championships, the highly-controversial Washington Redskins franchise name has officially been retired.


Room to spread your wings

for Nick Clayton. Home mag: Sterling Homes Lakeland 145


When it comes to space-efficient design, it’s hard to look past Sterling Homes’ stylish three-bedroom Lakeland 145.


Number of coronavirus cases in Australia


The number of coronavirus cases in Australia is inching upwards, fuelled by double-digit growth in Victoria. Here’s the tally for each state.


Newcomb renovation delivers on auction day


A young couple’s transformation of an entry-level house has paid off after it sold for more than double what they paid five years ago.


Glimpse inside Sophie Monk’s incredible new home

GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2019 - Arrivals


Love Island Australia host Sophie Monk has spent around $2.25 million on a luxurious and private Central Coast property.


Kerr rumoured to be buyer of Hunter Valley trophy

2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter - Arrivals


The whisper is that international model Miranda Kerr liked Loggerheads, the trophy Hunter Valley vineyard, so much she has now bought it for around $7.5 million.


Our suburbs in overseas buyers’ sights


Searches for Victorian houses and apartments by offshore property hunters have jumped almost a quarter amid COVID-19. See our international interest hot spots, and the countries looking.


Victoria 270 records new cases

The store has now closed.

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Victoria has recorded 270 new cases in the past 24 hours and, in NSW, the number of cases linked to the Crossroads Hotel cluster has increased to 28.


Coles meat shortage fears after outbreak

Supermarket Action


The supermarket giant is facing a potential disruption to its meat supply as a result of the brutal coronavirus crisis engulfing Victoria.


Depp wraps gruelling testimony


Johnny Depp has wrapped up five days of gruelling testimony in a libel trial that exposed sordid claims in court. Here are the main points you missed.


Depp wraps gruelling testimony


Johnny Depp has wrapped up five days of gruelling testimony in a libel trial that exposed sordid claims in court. Here are the main points you missed.


‘Lies’: China’s furious response to Australia

China and Australia two flags together realations textile cloth fabric texture


Beijing has reacted to Australia’s announcements about Hong Kong, issuing a new warning to its citizens and blasting “lies”.


Gillard’s cheeky Tony Abbott dig

Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard has taken a subtle swipe at US President Donald Trump during tonight's Q and A. Picture: ABC


They famously clashed during their time in politics – and now, our first female leader has made another hilarious swipe at her former rival.


Signs NSW has lost control of virus

Bondi pix


When virus cases linked to a Sydney pub grew, customers were told to lock down and get tested. But does a change in advice mean NSW has given up?


‘Haven’t turned the corner yet’: Vic home to 1800 active cases


Premier Daniel Andrews has urged Victorians to adhere to lockdown laws or risk an extension to stage four restrictions. It comes as the state recorded 270 new coronavirus cases, with just 28 of them linked to known outbreaks.


Aussie journalist reveals childhood trauma

Stan Grant shared his own hurtful experiences with racism at school. Picture: ABC


Australian broadcast legend Stan Grant has opened up about taunts and bullying from his childhood in an emotional moment on Aussie television.


Ramsay’s fridge shocks MasterChef fans

MasterChef: Back to Win Gordon Ramsay Mystery Box. Picture: Channel 10


Eco-savvy MasterChef viewers have been left shocked by the contents of celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay’s fridge.

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