Entries by Rachel Junge

Childcare shake-up to help ‘average’ families and grandparents

A SHAKE up of the Child Care Safety Net will sting higher income earners while average households will be better off and grandparents will also benefit. In the biggest change, grandparents on income support, who are the primary carer of their grandchildren, will gain access to subsidised child care. The Turnbull Government’s Job for Families child care […]

Lindsay Lohan’s step-mother removed from plane

LINDSAY Lohan’s step-mother has found herself on the other side of the law. Kate Major-Lohan, who is married to the troubled actress’s father (pictured), was on a flight bound for Los Angeles when it was diverted to New Orleans. A spokesperson for JetBlue Airways Corp confirmed an ‘unruly customer’ was removed from the plane. It’s […]

Young woman dies after partying at Sydney music festival

A SYDNEY music festival has ended in tragedy for a young woman. The 25-year-old was rushed from the Stereosonic event at Sydney Olympic Park on Saturday night to Concord Hospital, but later died. While a 22-year-old woman was taken to Westmead Hospital in a critical condition and has been placed in an induced coma. Police have not […]

Aussie duo missing in Mexico

MYSTERY surrounds the apparent disappearance of two Australian men on a holiday in Mexico. The families of surfers Dean Lucas and Adam Coleman are desperate for information. They say the pair, from Golden Bay in Western Australia, failed to show up at a pre-booked accommodation in Guadalajara and have not made contact for more than a week. Their […]