Entries by Shanee Dobeson

US step up attacks on ISIS, assisting France with bombing campaign

The US has stepped up its attacks on Islamic State to assist the French government with their bombing campaign in retaliation for Friday’s horror Paris attacks. The US military today striked more than 100 trucks in the Islamic state’s industrial base. It comes after French president François Hollande pledged to intensify his country’s airstrikes against the terror group, […]

Three people killed in horror crash on Qld highway

Three people have been killed in a horror crash on the Gore Highway, southwest of Toowoomba. Initial information suggests that at around 11.25am a 4WD collided head on with a truck. Two men and a woman who were in the 4WD died at the scene. The male truck driver miraculously escaped unharmed, however has been transported to […]

VIDEO: Hacker group ‘Anonymous’ declare war on ISIL

A hacker group which go by the name ‘Anonymous’ have posted a video online declaring war against Islamic State. The group, known for its cyber attacks against controversial organisations and individuals, posted the video onto their YouTube page on November 16. In the footage, a masked representative declares that they will track down those responsible for the attacks in […]

Oxford Dictionaries word of the year is… an emoji!

Oxford’s word of the year has been revealed and for the first time ever it isn’t even a word. That’s right – the ‘Face with Tears of Joy’ emoji has won the Oxford Dictionaries word of the year for 2015, officially making history. In a blog post, the Oxford team justified their choice by explaining that […]