Entries by Shanee Dobeson

ACCC launches legal action against Volkswagen over emissions scandal

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched legal action against one of the worlds largest car manufacturers over allegations they mislead consumers in relation to diesel vehicle emission claims. The corporate watchdog announced they were establishing proceedings against Volkswagen in a statement on Thursday morning. “The ACCC has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court […]

Woman arrested after man found dead in suburban NSW home

A woman has been arrested following the stabbing death of a man in Albury this morning. Police said around 5.25am, emergency services were called to a house on Hibiscus Way after reports of a disturbance. When police arrived they found the body of a 48-year-old man. He had wounds to his leg and upper torso. A […]

Young boys threatened by home intruder armed with large hook

Two young boys have been threatened by a man armed with a large hook in a terrifying break and enter in Newcastle. Police said the frightening encounter occurred around 7.20pm last night, when a man armed with a large hook, forced his way into the Lexington Parade home. Two boys, aged 13 and 16, were threatened by the man, however […]

Rare Porsche pinched from Gold Coast home

A luxury Porsche, one of only a few in Queensland, has been stolen from a home on the Gold Coast. The vehicle, believed to be worth around $300,000, was taken from an address at Helensvale during a robbery on August 27 or 28. The vehicle, similar to that pictured below, is described as a black 2010 […]

The Instagram feature we have all been waiting for is finally here

The Instagram feature we have all been anticipating has finally made its long-awaited debut. From today, users of the popular photo sharing app will be able to zoom in on their friends videos and photos using ‘pinch-to-zoom’. The company made the exciting announcement on their social media accounts this morning. “Starting today, you can pinch […]