National News

Tue 24 Sep 2019

We're headed for a sperm drought

We're headed for a sperm drought

"Although the human race is far from extinction, sperm count in Western countries has declined steadily by up to a massive 60 percent."

Travel trend that sunk Thomas Cook

Travel trend that sunk Thomas Cook

We’ve been doing it for decades but Thomas Cook failed to capitalise on a big change that affected the way we all travel.

Girl, 2, dies after nanny ‘forgets’ her in car

Girl, 2, dies after nanny ‘forgets’ her in car

A girl has died in extreme heat after being left in a car by a babysitter who allegedly forgot the two-year-old was still in the back seat.

NRL teams named: full preliminary final squads

NRL teams named: full preliminary final squads

South Sydney’s James Roberts is only a “50/50” chance of taking on Canberra, while star forward Cameron Murray is also in doubt. FULL TEAM NEWS AND CHANGES

Dash cam captures hair-raising freeway near miss

Dash cam captures hair-raising freeway near miss

A truck driver has pulled off a miraculous save on the South Eastern Freeway, stopping a B-double vehicle from flipping over after it destroyed a light pole

BB King's 'Lucille' guitar sells for $413,000

BB King's 'Lucille' guitar sells for $413,000

A guitar given to BB King for his 80th birthday has sold for $A413,305 at an auction of items from the blues legend's estate.

Staff reveal hell of working at Disney

Staff reveal hell of working at Disney

Disney World is meant to be the most magical place on earth — but not for the abused employees frequently caught crying in the bathrooms.

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