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Drone helps rescue teens just hours after being unveiled for trial at Lennox Head - ABC Online

A new rescue drone was barely out of the box before it was put to use in a real rescue at Lennox Head on Thursday. Two teenage boys were seen in distress about a kilometre north of the patrol area at Lennox Head, on the New South Wales far north coast ...

Aust, Japan fighter jets to conduct drills - SBS

Malcolm Turnbull and Japan's Shinzo Abe have agreed to joint war games later this year. (AAP). Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has wrapped up his 16-hour whirlwind visit to Tokyo, trumpeting closer defence ties and trade optimism. Updated Updated 10 ...

Backpacker who died in suspected murder-suicide remembered as 'beautiful young woman' - ABC Online

A British backpacker, one of two people left dead after what is believed to be a murder-suicide, wrote of her intentions to travel the globe shortly before her body was found in an inner-city Sydney apartment. Police are investigating the deaths of 22 ...

Powderfinger Want Cory Bernardi To Pull Their Music From His 'Conservative' Hottest 100 - Music Feeds

Joining the likes of Savage Garden's Darren Hayes and rap collective Hilltop Hoods — who have already called out Bernardi for including their music on his Australia Day playlist — Powderfinger have taken to Twitter to take Bernardi to task ...

Malaysia Airlines flight MH122 to Kuala Lumpur forced to divert to Alice Springs - ABC Online

The husband of a passenger onboard a Malaysia Airlines flight forced to divert to Alice Springs says his wife has described the experience as "hell". Key points: One of the Airbus A330-300's two engines was shut down due to "technical difficulties"; A ...

Businessman Rohan Arnold raced in Sydney to Hobart weeks before dramatic drug arrest - The Sydney Morning Herald

He is the prominent businessman whose roaring success in the steel and livestock industries gifted him opportunities like racing in the Sydney to Hobart. But just three weeks after a successful finish of the great yacht race, Rohan Arnold has found ...

Every U-turn from Trump's first year as President, from China to 'The Wall' - The Independent

Presidents are defined by the direction they take the country. Donald Trump might be defined by his ability to turn that direction around. He has changed his mind on some of the most popular policies that he spoke about during his election campaign ...

Police seize 700 kilograms of cocaine hidden inside pineapples - Yahoo News UK

Police in Portugal and Spain have seized over 700 kilograms of cocaine after it was hidden inside fresh pineapples. A staggering 745 kilos of cocaine was covered in yellow wax and wrapped in pineapple skins before it was shipped from South America. The ...and more »

Australian Open 2018: Novak Djokovic defeats Gael Monfils in extreme heat 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-3 - The Sydney Morning Herald

Gael Monfils has called for officials to take action in extreme heat, after playing out a treacherous match on Rod Laver Arena. With the mercury tipped by the bureau to reach 42 in Melbourne on Friday, it's expected that the Australian Open's heat ...

Nobel economist Paul Krugman tops Trump's fake news awards - The Australian

Donald Trump yesterday unveiled the winners of his much-touted “fake news awards”, escalating his already persistent attacks on a number of major US media outlets. The awards dropped hours after a Republican senator hurled a stinging rebuke at the ...