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Coronavirus

Centrelink Partner Income Test Increased To $79,000

2 min read

Australians applying for Centrelink can now get support if their partner earns up to $79,000, Scott Morrison announced on Monday.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Australians Asked To Give Up Their Vacant Homes To Help Healthcare Workers

3 min read

Find A Bed Au helped hundreds of Aussies who lost their homes during the devastating bushfires and now it's turning its attention towards the COVID-19 outbreak.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Border Closures Explained: What Are The Restrictions For Each State?

4 min read

As Queensland becomes the latest state to close its borders to prevent the contagion of the coronavirus, here's a guide to border closures across the country.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Michael Hill To Close Down 300 Stores, Leaving Thousands Out Of Work

1 min read

Australian jeweller Michael Hill has become the first retailler to shut down over the coronavirus pandemic, with thousands of its employees now out of work.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

NAB Worker Fired For Pretending To Have Coronavirus

1 min read

A National Australia Bank employee whose allegedly fake coronavirus test result led to an evacuation at the bank's Melbourne head office has been sacked.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

'Take A Cold Shower': Minister Slams Coronavirus Panic Shoppers

4 min read

Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud has told those panic-shopping during the COVID-19 pandemic to "take a deep breath and a cold shower", before assuring Australians the country has food security.

News

News

All The News You've Missed That's Not Coronavirus

3 min read

We know you've been busy, so here's what else is going on in the world other than the coronavirus pandemic.

News

News

All The News You've Missed That's Not Coronavirus

4 min read

We know you've been busy, so here's what else is going on in the world other than the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

All International Anzac Day Services Cancelled Over Coronavirus Restrictions

2 min read

The government has cancelled all international, Australian-led Anzac Day services for 2020.

News

News

The Sydney Royal Easter Show Has Been Cancelled

2 min read

The Sydney Royal Easter Show has been cancelled following Scott Morrison's advice on mass gatherings during the coronavirus outbreak.

National

National

High Court Reserves Decision On Pell Appeal

2 min read

The High Court has reserved its decision after Victoria’s top prosecutor spent the day trying to persuade judges not to entertain George Pell’s appeal against his convictions for sexual abuse.

National

National

Eurydice Dixon's Killer Loses Bid For Rape And Murder Appeal

1 min read

Jaymes Todd's appeal bid against his life sentence for the rape and murder of Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon has been rejected.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Murders Beauty Blogger, Claims She Mocked His Sexual Performance

6 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday morning.

National

National

NASA Is Hiring Astronauts To Explore The Moon And Mars

2 min read

For the first time since 2015, NASA has announced it's hiring new astronauts after the last recruitment round received a record-breaking number of applications.

National

National

Rain Pummels East Coast As Ex-Cyclone Triggers Severe Weather Warning

1 min read

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Esther is moving into NSW's north-east, causing flash flooding and heavy rainfall across the state.

News

News

NSW Health Confirms First Cases Of Person-To-Person Coronavirus In Australia

3 min read

Two Australians who are being treated in NSW are 'highly likely' to be the first cases of human-to-human transmission of coronavirus inside Australia.

Crime

Crime

Teenager Charged Over Death Of Baby Girl

1 min read

A Brisbane teenager has been charged over the murder of an 11-month-old baby.

World

World

Elderly Lollipop Man Killed After Saving Two Young Kids From Car

1 min read

A school crossing guard has been hailed as a hero after saving two young children from an oncoming car.

National

National

Police Slam 'Cowards' After Fatal Shooting Of 'Innocent' Teen

4 min read

Police have called a group of men "cowards" after they met with an 18-year-old and members of his family before he was fatally shot in an unprovoked incident in Sydney's west.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Freed From Jail Hours Before Raping And Murdering School Friend

4 min read

The mother of a teenager who was raped and murdered has lashed out at police for allowing her daughter's killer to be released from prison hours before the incident.

News

News

Michelle Bridges Pleads Guilty To Drink Driving Charge

2 min read

Celebrity personal trainer Michelle Bridges has pleaded guilty to a drink driving charge after she was allegedly caught in her Range Rover with a child in the car.

Crime

Crime

Delivery Man Accused Of Groping Teen Found Not Guilty

1 min read

A delivery man accused of groping a teenager’s breasts when she answered the door to accept a parcel has been found not guilty, but what the jury didn't know is that he's been accused of it before.

News

News

Greg Page Leaves Hospital After Collapse At Wiggles Concert

1 min read

Original yellow Wiggle Greg Page has been released from hospital five days after he collapsed on stage at a reunion concert in Sydney.

World

World

Mum Who Was Acting As Surrogate Dies While Giving Birth

1 min read

Mum of two Michelle Reaves died while giving birth to a baby she was carrying for another family. She wanted to help the couple as they couldn't have kids of their own.

National

National

Local Hero Used Pool Noodle To Direct Traffic At Busy Sydney Intersection During Blackout

2 min read

Armed with nothing but a pool noodle, Matt Roy has been dubbed a local hero for helping commuters avoid chaos at a tricky intersection during a blackout in Sydney's south on Monday.

News

News

Rush To Rescue Wildlife As Flash Flood Hits Australian Reptile Park

1 min read

Koalas have been filmed clinging for life while staff at the Australian Reptile Park rushed them to safety during a major flash-flood at the zoo.

Bushfire Crisis

Bushfire Crisis

Boy Gives His $50 Christmas Money To Family Who Lost Everything In Bushfires

3 min read

A NSW mother who has lost her home, business and job to bushfires said she was left in tears when her son offered her the $50 he was given for Christmas, to help their family start over.

World

World

Head Of Iran's Elite Military Force Killed In Baghdad Air Strike

1 min read

Qasem Soleimani, the head of Iran's elite Quds military Force, has been killed in an airstrike in Baghdad.

Tech

Tech

Travelex Suspends Services After 'Cyber-Attack'

1 min read

International foreign currency exchange Travelex has confirmed it had suspended some services following a malware attack on New Year's Eve.

Crime

Crime

Two Killed In Texas Music Video Shooting

1 min read

Two people have died and seven others have been injured after a group filming a music video was "ambushed" near Houston, Texas.

News

News

Toni Collette Thanks NSW Ambulance Workers For Saving Husband's Life

1 min read

Australian actor Toni Collette has thanked the emergency responders who saved her husband’s life.

News

News

Man, 23, Charged With Lighting Fires After 'Coming Out Of Bush Covered In Soot'

1 min read

A 23-year-old man will face court allegedly lighting a bushfire after police spotted him emerging from bushland in Cessnock covered in soot.

World

World

Memorable Moments Of 2019: The Year In Pictures

3 min read

From Tayla Harris to the 'milk crate hero', take a look back at some of the unforgettable moments from this year that were captured in photos.

World

World

Hundreds Of Letters To Santa End Up In New York, Not The North Pole

3 min read

Every year, letters to Santa are wrongly addressed to an apartment in New York, far, far away from the North Pole ... but the mistake is still resulting in Christmas cheer.

World

World

Sinking Barge Causes 600-Gallon Oil Spill Off Galapagos Islands

1 min read

A barge carrying 600 gallons - about 2271 litres - of diesel fuel sank in waters off the Galápagos Islands early Sunday, prompting an emergency cleanup effort in the environmentally sensitive area.

World

World

Woman, 44, Killed By Her Pitbull Amigo Who Attacked Her While She Was Having A Seizure

1 min read

A 44-year-old woman in Somerset died on Friday night after she was mauled by her own dog, Amigo, while she was having a seizure.

News

News

Partners Of Firefighters Killed At Green Wattle Creek 'Still In Denial'

1 min read

The partners of Andrew O'Dwyer, 36, and Geoff Keaton, 32, who died fighting the Green Wattle Creek fire on Thursday night say their husbands were 'heroes' but they haven't come to terms with their loss.

News

News

Nearly 650 Kilos Of MDMA Seized After It Was Smuggled In Barbecues

2 min read

Two men have been charged after police found nearly 650 kilograms of MDMA hidden in 200 aluminium barbecues smuggled to Australia from Cyprus. 

Updated

Updated

Facebook Reopens Farming Group Taken Down 'In Error' Over Live Animal Sales

2 min read

A social media support group for struggling, drought-stricken farmers that was taken down by Facebook has been reopened.

News

News

Sydney Teen Winona Langford Still Missing After NZ Volcano Blast

2 min read

Winona Langford, 17, is one of two people still missing eight days after the devastating volcano eruption in New Zealand.

News

News

Radio Star Sammy Power Dies At 55 After Retiring To Run Farmers Markets

1 min read

Former radio presenter Sammy Power has been found dead in her home aged just 55.

End Of The 2010s

End Of The 2010s

2010 - 2020: The Stories That Clicked Like Crazy In The Past Decade

28 min read

As we leave the 2010s, 10 daily is taking a look back in time at the biggest news stories of the decade.

Crime

Crime

'Bad Santa' Jailed After Stealing Mercedes While Dressed As Father Christmas

1 min read

A man who dressed up as Santa Claus and stole a high-performance car has been sent to prison for his role in the insurance scam.

World

World

Nature Presenter David Bellamy Has Died At 86

1 min read

'Larger than life' British conservationist and nature presenter David Bellamy has died

Exclusive

Exclusive

Tourist Cheats Death On NZ Volcano By 10 Minutes

4 min read

An American tourist who was having the time of his life with his family as they explored New Zealand’s White Island, has spoken of how he tried to help some of the severely burnt victims as chaos unfolded around him.

News

News

French Tourist Arrested After Peeing On Anzac Memorial

1 min read

A French tourist has been charged after allegedly taking a leak on Sydney's Anzac Memorial building. 

World

World

Schools In Lockdown, Residents Fleeing As Policeman Killed In Daylight Shooting

1 min read

Multiple civilians are dead during brazen daylight shootout where a man and a woman sprayed bullets on the street before seeking shelter in a corner store.

World

World

Paramedic Says NZ Volcano Scene Reminded Him Of Chernobyl

3 min read

A New Zealand paramedic who was called to White Island after the volcano erupted on Monday said the scene reminded him of the Chernobyl disaster and he and his colleagues failed to find any survivors. 

World

World

No More Survivors In New Zealand Volcano Tragedy, Police Say

5 min read

New Zealand police say a number of people remain unaccounted for after a volcano erupted on the country's North Island on Monday, but they no longer believe there is any chance any of them have survived.

News

News

Sports Reporter Says She Caught Ex Cheating Via FitBit

1 min read

A US sports reporter has told a cautionary tale of Christmas cheer gone wrong, after a FitBit gifted to her gave more information than she signed up for.

World

World

Reporter Left In Shock After Man Smacks Her Butt On Live TV

1 min read

A news reporter says she was "violated, objectified, and embarrassed" when a man slapped her on the butt during a live news cross.

Updated

Updated

Multiple People Killed In Shooting At Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard

1 min read

A sailor has opened fire at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard in Hawaii, killing two people before turning the gun on himself, two days before national remembrance day ceremonies begin in the US.

World

World

Student Ignored Man’s Catcalls, Then He Raped And Killed Her

2 min read

WARNING, DISTRESSING CONTENT: Ruth George was walking to her car late at night when a man called out to her. After she ignored him, police say he followed her into the garage — and the story has a tragic ending. 

Life

Life

Byron Bay Wedding Venue Where Bachelorette Finale Was Filmed Destroyed In Fire Afterwards

3 min read

The Fig Tree Restaurant, a popular and iconic wedding location, was destroyed by fires earlier this month.

News

News

Queensland's Iconic Weis Icecream Factory To Close

1 min read

The Toowoomba based Weis icecream factory will close at the end of 2020.

World

World

French Beaches Closed After 900kg Of Cocaine Washes Up On Shore

1 min read

Police have been forced to close beaches in France after 900 kilograms of cocaine and other drugs continued to wash up on the Atlantic coast.

World

World

Two Children Orphaned After Couple Stoned To Death

2 min read

An Indian couple was stoned to death for marrying outside their castes, leaving their two children orphaned.

World

World

Alabama's Near-Total Abortion Ban Blocked

2 min read

A US federal judge has blocked Alabama from implementing a near-total ban on abortion, ruling it would cause " irreparable harm".

National

National

Australia's Horror Month Of Animal Cruelty Leads To Push For National Protection Laws

9 min read

October 2019 has been a horror month for despicable acts of animal cruelty and the RSPCA says it's tired of the issue not being taken seriously, calling on the country to be proactive and introduce national laws immediately.

National

National

Right To Know: Australian Media Companies Campaign Against News Censorship

2 min read

Australians around the nation have woken to find major news outlets censored, with some newspapers, websites and broadcasters featuring stories with heavily redacted sections.

News

News

Roxy's Poo Jogger 'Should Be Treated With Sympathy'

2 min read

Roxy Jacenko says she's done with finding sh*t on the doorstep of her PR business, but health experts say we need to have sympathy, not shame, for the poo jogger.

Updated

Updated

Police 'Aware' Of Serial Poo Jogger After Roxy Jacenko Posts Video On Instagram

1 min read

Roxy Jacenko is fed up with a jogger who has been filmed defecating outside of the Sweaty Betty Headquarters and the PR queen has taken to Instagram to firmly ask her to stop.

News

News

Wife Of Ex-NRL Player John Hopoate Admits To Car Seat Cover-Up

1 min read

Ex-NRL player John Hopoate's wife has accepted the finger of blame, admitting to covering up for a family member when her toddler was seen unrestrained in a car.

National

National

Sisters With Albinism Told They're 'Not Disabled Enough' For Permit

2 min read

The parents of two young girls with albinism are fighting to change the disability permit rules in Queensland after they were knocked back because they can walk.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Super Bowl LIV: Jennifer Lopez And Shakira To Perform Halftime Show

1 min read

It doesn't get much bigger than this!

News

News

Australia Blamed For Christchurch Massacre

2 min read

Saudi Arabia has shot back at Australia's criticism of its human rights record and blamed the Morrison government for the Christchurch massacre.

World

World

Student's Dead Body Went Unnoticed On Campus For Eight Weeks

1 min read

The body of a New Zealand university student went unnoticed at campus accommodation for two months until other students noticed an odour.

The Project

The Project

Statement From The Crown Resorts Board Of Directors

6 min read

Statement From The Crown Resorts Board Of Directors

Lana Hirschowitz

Lana Hirschowitz

STOP PRESS: Please Stop Sending Me Unwanted Newspapers

4 min read

When I was a child there was something exciting about the local paper.

News

News

Seahorses Under Threat Because Of Human Sex Treatment

2 min read

Used in Chinese medicine for their impotence healing properties, endangered seahorse species are facing further decline due to over-harvesting.

World

World

46 Ice Cream Trucks Seized In Crackdown

1 min read

The New York City government left the city in an "ice cream drought" after seizing 46 ice cream trucks on Wednesday.

The Project

The Project

Statement from Minister Angus Taylor

1 min read

Statement from Minister Angus Taylor

National

National

Broken News: This Hilarious Collection Of Bloopers Shows The Lighter Side Of Live TV

2 min read

Veteran TV anchor Sandra Sully has come face-to-face with her fair share of remarkable talent, but none have come close to when she crossed to Hugh Jackm---

The Project

The Project

Why You Can’t Catch Up On Sleep During The Weekend

1 min read

New research shows that those weekend sleep-ins aren't helping with the sleep you lost Monday to Friday.

Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

From Wars To Living Rooms: Four Decades On The Front Line Of News

3 min read

One summer afternoon, long ago in a small town far from here, I met a radio news director.

Exclusive

Exclusive

The 10 Most Powerful Australian Photos From 2018

10 photos

Getty Images has given 10 daily an exclusive recap at the 10 most powerful Australian images in news and sport from the year.

Katie Horneshaw

Katie Horneshaw

We've All Become Addicted To Tragedy Porn

6 min read

When I was 15 a friend of mine died.

News

News

People Believe Fake News If It Comes With A Photo

3 min read

People are more likely to believe something that isn't true if the claim is placed next to a loosely relevant photograph, new research shows.

The Project

The Project

Could The Government’s New Bill Take Away Your Privacy?

1 min read

Proposed new laws could make your phone vulnerable to hacking

Views

Views

Is Compassion Fatigue Killing Aussie Goodwill?

3 min read

Charity begins at home, but what if you don't have one?

News

News

German Backpacker Missing In Byron Bay Located

1 min read

Police had asked the public for help to locate a missing German backpacker missing in Byron Bay.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Is This The World’s Most Awkward Interview?

2 min read

Mr. Wacky indeed...

News

News

The Australian Man-Drought: Yes, It's Real

3 min read

New data confirms what most single ladies have already found out for themselves -- there are far more women than men across Australia.

News

News

Things You May Have Missed During The Royal Wedding News Eclipse

3 min read

Yes, the royal wedding happened last weekend, but so did a lot of other stuff.

News

News

Parents Seeking More 'Me Time' Than Ever Before

1 min read

Almost twice as many millennial parents compared to baby boomers wish they had more spare time.

News

News

Masked Man Storms Into Sydney Home

1 min read

Man wearing a skull mask runs off with three others, after breaking into a Carlingford home.