National News

Sun 20 Sep 2020

Are these the world’s dumbest travellers?

Are these the world’s dumbest travellers?

Tourists can be embarrassing, but every now and then a traveller does something so jaw-droppingly stupid it makes headlines, like these folks.

‘I thought I was going to bury my son’

‘I thought I was going to bury my son’

The parents of a three-year-old boy who was missing in WA bushland for about 12 hours say they feared he would not be found alive.

What China could do with all your data

What China could do with all your data

The Chinese government is actively spying on thousands of Australians. Here’s how your private information could be used for terrifying means.

'Misunderstood' man lunged at cops before fatal shooting

Premium Content 'Misunderstood' man lunged at cops before fatal shooting

Shocked witnesses say a Russell Island man leapt “like a gazelle” at police with a machete through the flames of a fire before he was shot dead.

Boy’s touching reunion with parents

Boy’s touching reunion with parents

The “sheer happiness” of three-year-old Jimmy O’Reilly’s parents was unforgettable when they were reunited after a desperate search, police say.

Granddad dies after alleged king-hit in aged care facility

Premium Content Granddad dies after alleged king-hit in aged care facility

An 89-year-old former army lieutenant dies after he was allegedly king hit by another resident at his aged care facility.

Answer to serial killer mystery

Answer to serial killer mystery

After a trial that spanned several months, WA will finally get an answer to a serial killer mystery that’s haunted Perth for decades.

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