National News

Sun 18 Aug 2019

Risky obsession snaring Aussie men

Risky obsession snaring Aussie men

WHAT begins as a pursuit for the perfect body can spiral into a dangerous obsession for many blokes, leading to serious social and health consequences.

Man shot by Sydney police, dies

Man shot by Sydney police, dies

A MAN has died after being shot by police when he allegedly aimed a shotgun at officers.

Killer flu season stumps experts

Killer flu season stumps experts

AS THE killer flu season reaches record heights, claiming 430 lives, health authorities are scrambling to find out why.

Keep uni student mix diverse: minister

Keep uni student mix diverse: minister

EDUCATION Minister Dan Tehan says universities shouldn't rely on any one group, such as international students, for their revenue.

‘Costly’ errors leave Australia exposed

‘Costly’ errors leave Australia exposed

AUSTRALIA is ill-equipped to defend its own shores and has made “costly” mistakes in its military spending, an expert has suggested.

Strangers flock to mourn El Paso victim

Strangers flock to mourn El Paso victim

A man feared no-one would show up to help him farewell his wife, one of 22 people shot dead in a massacre last month. But thousands of strangers turned up to mourn.

Epstein was ‘not bathing’ in vermin cell

Epstein was ‘not bathing’ in vermin cell

Jeffrey Epstein tried, at least, to use his vast wealth to help him survive — and be comfortable — in jail. WARNING: Sensitive content

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