Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Surfer dies despite desperate attempts by witnesses to save him

A MAN has died after he was pulled from the surf at Sydney’s Northern Beaches this morning. Emergency services were called to South Avalon Headland at Avalon Beach, about 8.55am, after reports a surfer was in distress. Witnesses pulled the man from the water and immediately began doing CPR until paramedics arrived. Despite desperate attempts to […]

BREAKING | Malcolm Turnbull wins Liberal leadership vote

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has won the Liberal leadership spill. Party whip Nola Marino confirmed Turnbull defeated Peter Dutton 48 votes to 35 in a Liberal party room challenge on Tuesday morning. “We will now get on with the business of governing in the interests of all Australians,” Ms Marino told reporters outside Parliament House […]

Three years jail for revenge porn under proposed new laws in Qld

Threatening to send an intimate image of someone without their consent could soon be a criminal offence in Queensland under new revenge porn laws set to be introduced in Parliament. Discussions are underway to make revenge porn illegal in Queensland, with Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath expected to this week introduce the Criminal Code Non-consensual Sharing […]

Man fighting for life after being hit by airborne car

A MAN is fighting for his life after being hit by a car which became airborne at a Brisbane intersection. The horror incident unfolded just before 5.30pm on Monday, whilst the 68-year-old pedestrian was waiting at an Annerley intersection. “Preliminary information indicates two cars were involved in a collision at the intersection of Venner Road […]