National News

Fri 22 Nov 2019

Sydney light rail costs blow out to $2.9b

Sydney light rail costs blow out to $2.9b

The final cost of building Sydney's CBD light rail has come in at $2.9 billion, $1.3 billion more than the project was first expected to cost.

Weirdest things lost at airport up for grabs

premium_icon Weirdest things lost at airport up for grabs

You can understand someone losing a camera or laptop at the airport. But who leaves behind a spray tan tent, a deep fryer, and a survival suit?

New editorial leadership changes at News Corp

New editorial leadership changes at News Corp

Two of News Corp Australia’s most read metropolitan newspapers are undergoing editorial leadership changes in 2020.

The house was melting: Amazing escape from the inferno

premium_icon The house was melting: Amazing escape from the inferno

Surrounded by black smoke and flames approaching, Carlos Cardoso and Rhona Maguire made a dash for their lives. They returned to find everything gone.

Notorious party boy Shane Warne in town to raise hell

premium_icon Notorious party boy Shane Warne in town to raise hell

Turning 50 slowed Shane Warne somewhat, but the notorious party animal hinted a night on the town could be on the cards.

This mum was given four months to live – 21 years ago

premium_icon This mum was given four months to live – 21 years ago

Lynette Jennings was told she would die within four months, and now she has grandkids. She hopes her story of surviving pancreatic cancer will inspire others.

Idol winner charged over drugs and other offences

premium_icon Idol winner charged over drugs and other offences

New Zealand Idol winner Matthew John Saunoa who once topped the charts has fronted an Australian court in a public fall from grace.

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