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Wed 26 Sep 2018

Big change to recycling and goodbye to single-use plastic

Big change to recycling and goodbye to single-use plastic

PLASTIC packaging will get new recycling labels as Australia moves to ditch single-use plastics in a few years.

Spiteful attacks against Daniel Morcombe’s mum

Spiteful attacks against Daniel Morcombe’s mum

DENISE Morcombe posted a sweet message about her sons on the weekend. Within hours she was the subject of vile attacks.

Postie bikes get possible upgrade

Postie bikes get possible upgrade

Australia Post spokesman said they were progressively introducing electric vehicles into the fleet across the country

'Devastated': Mum killed trying to help injured motorcyclist

'Devastated': Mum killed trying to help injured motorcyclist

EMILY rushed to the aid of a dying motorcyclist in Melbourne when she was killed by a passing car. Her family today issued a heartbreaking statement.

Crazy $171k job’s 14-month catch

Crazy $171k job’s 14-month catch

THIS supermarket job listing comes with a massive $171,000 salary and a BMW — there’s just one catch.

Mercedes in police chase 'narrowly missed' mum, son

Mercedes in police chase 'narrowly missed' mum, son

THE woman said the driver “screamed through” some of the town’s busiest streets and said it was “surprising” no one was hurt.

Queensland's worst sex-offender 'still a threat'

premium_icon Queensland's worst sex-offender 'still a threat'

QUEENSLAND’S most notorious sex-offender Robert John Fardon is “not cured” of his deranged urges and remains a danger to the community

Phone sparks panic on Qantas flight

Phone sparks panic on Qantas flight

THIS is why you should never try and pick up a dropped smartphone mid-flight.

Underwater art destroyed for being 'offensive' to Islam

Underwater art destroyed for being 'offensive' to Islam

MALDIVES police have smashed an underwater art gallery for being ‘offensive to Islam’ although no one was able to say exactly what was offensive about it.

Dad kills himself over council debt

Dad kills himself over council debt

A FATHER has tragically taken his own life after a missed council tax bill spiralled into $131,000 of debt and left him bankrupt.

‘Most relatable photo ever’ goes viral

‘Most relatable photo ever’ goes viral

THIS hilarious photo of a woman and a man at a nightclub has been dubbed the “most relatable photo” ever and turned into a meme.

Aldi re-launching insanely popular Special Buy

Aldi re-launching insanely popular Special Buy

THE discount supermarket’s famous Special Buys sale is on again this weekend and coming back is an insanely popular toy that sold out in seconds last year.

Morrison back-pedals on Indigenous Day

Morrison back-pedals on Indigenous Day

The Prime Minister has quickly walked away from a proposal for a new public holiday to celebrate indigenous culture.

Bali’s tough tourist bikini crackdown

Bali’s tough tourist bikini crackdown

AUTHORITIES in Australia’s favourite holiday spot reckon the quality of tourists has declined. And a new ban might fix the problem.

Man’s wife and son die within five months

Man’s wife and son die within five months

LEIGH Chivers has opened up about losing both his wife and young son to brain cancer, just five months apart, and how he plans to honour their memory.

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