BY CLAUDIA HIRST @daytimeTVqueen
REBECCA BATES (@WaitingForFood1) has a bit of fun with the the shenanigans in Australian politics yesterday.
Diploma of Radio student MITCHELL COOMBS spoke with Director of Sydney TAFE David Riordan on Open Day. The general verdict about TAFE, its students and its teachers? They totally rock. Here, listen for yourself.
BY BRIANNA BRIGGS @briggsyuno The debate about culling sharks to help prevent attacks has arisen again after a six-metre tiger shark was killed by fishermen off the coast of Seven Mile Beach.
BY YUMINIYA WILKIN @ayinimuy In an Australian first, the NSW Government is investing $9 million over the next five years for medical marijuana clinical trials.
BY RAFAEL SANCHEZ-BAYO @bayo_sanchez Police have arrested two men after they allegedly stole a taxi resulting in a car chase in Sydney’s north-west yesterday.
BY BRIANNA BRIGGS @briggsyuno A Nowra woman has been ordered to pay more than $10,000 under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act after pleading guilty to two charges of animal cruelty against her Maltese cross terrier. After a complaint was made in May last year an RSPCA Inspector attended the Worrigee property. Property owner Kirsty Hite verbally abused the inspector, […]
BY REBECCA BATES @waitingforfood1 As DonateLife week draws to a close in NSW, Australians are being asked, ‘If you’d say yes to a life-saving transplant, have you said yes to becoming an organ and tissue donor?’ At the official launch at Westmead Hospital last Monday, Minister for Health Jillian Skinner urged citizens to not only sign up […]
BY RAFAEL SANCHEZ-BAYO @bayo_sanchez Police have recorded 394 incidents involving replica firearms over the past five years, 90 of those involving violence. Fake firearms have been used in 42 armed robberies across NSW in the same time period and continue to be sold without any restrictions due to a gap in gun laws. Fairfax Media […]
BY RAFAEL SANCHEZ-BAYO @bayo_sanchez Islamic State’s second in command has been killed by a US-led airstrike in northern Iraq according to Iraqi officials. The leader, known as Abu Alaa al-Afari, was killed near the city of Tal Afar The airstrike occurred near Tal Afar, where the US military were conducting airstrikes on Tuesday and Wednesday. […]