Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Popular Harry Potter, Marvel stationery urgently recalled

A number of popular Harry Potter and Marvel pens sold at Typo stores around the country have been urgently recalled over choking fears. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission issued the recall of the Harry Potter ‘Lumos’ and Marvel ‘Avengers Assemble’ pens on Wednesday. “The button battery compartment of the product may not be adequately […]

Body found in car four days after Queensland crash

The body of a young man has been found in the wreckage of a car, four days after it crashed in the small Queensland town of Boynewood. The accident is believed to have happened on Friday, September 25. “Preliminary inquiries indicate a 25-year-old man was driving his Mazda 3 along Mundubbera Durong Road around 9pm, […]

Woman dragged into bushes, sexually assaulted by stranger

A manhunt is underway after a woman was grabbed by an unknown man and sexually assaulted in bushes whilst on her morning walk in Townsville. Police said the 66-year-old woman was walking on a pathway next to the river near Victor Street in Cranbrook around 6.00am when the attack happened. The woman suffered serious facial […]

“I am Woman” singer Helen Reddy has died, aged 78

Australian singing sensation Helen Reddy, best known for her hit song I Am Woman, has died aged 78. Reddy’s children Traci and Jordan confirmed the sad news in a statement posted to the singer’s official Facebook page a short time ago. “It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, […]

URGENT WARNING: Popular Toyota’s added to deadly airbag recall

An urgent recall has been issued for around 6,000 Toyota Corollas fitted with potentially deadly Takata airbags. The affected vehicles include Toyota Corollas ZZE122 and ZZE123 MY 2003-2005. The cars are already under a voluntary recall for the driver’s side airbag, however Toyota has recently been advised by Toyota Motor Corporation Japan that the affected […]