AFL suspends Port Adelaide’s Sam Powell-Pepper over drunken behaviour at city bar

AFL suspends Port Adelaide’s Sam Powell-Pepper over drunken behaviour at city bar

Posted April 25, 2018 14:01:48 Photo: Sam Powell-Pepper has missed the Power’s two games since the early morning incident. (AAP: David Mariuz) Port Adelaide player Sam Powell-Pepper has been suspended for another week after the AFL found he inappropriately touched a woman at an Adelaide bar while he was drunk. …

Broome’s Cable Beach closed after deadly irukandji jellyfish stings swimmer

Broome’s Cable Beach closed after deadly irukandji jellyfish stings swimmer

Updated April 25, 2018 13:41:02 Broome’s Cable Beach has been closed after a person was stung by one of the world’s deadliest jellyfish. Surf Life Saving WA said the person made their own way to hospital for treatment after being stung by an irukandji jellyfish. About 10 people are stung …

North Korea: What you need to know about the high-stakes inter-Korean summit this week

North Korea: What you need to know about the high-stakes inter-Korean summit this week

Posted April 25, 2018 12:58:16 Video: The World’s Yvonne Yong explains all you need to know about the upcoming summit (The World) The leaders of North and South Korea will meet face-to-face for the first time this Friday, marking the first leadership summit between the divided countries in more than …

Man pleads guilty to shooting wife as she slept in armchair after she threatened to leave him

Man pleads guilty to shooting wife as she slept in armchair after she threatened to leave him

Posted April 25, 2018 12:26:01 A man has pleaded guilty to murdering his wife because she did not want to go travelling with him, and she had threatened to leave him and take everything. Alan Charles Gibson, 67, used a .22 calibre rifle to shoot his wife, Rosemary Gibson, 62, …

Anzac Day: Emotions run high as French PM pays tribute to diggers at Sir John Monash Centre opening

Anzac Day: Emotions run high as French PM pays tribute to diggers at Sir John Monash Centre opening

Updated April 25, 2018 11:43:25 Photo: Edouard Philippe and Malcolm Turnbull pose near the bust of a soldier as they attend the inauguration ceremony of the Sir John Monash Centre. (AP: Pascal Rossignol) Related Story: Messages of pride, love and sacrifice as Australia pauses to mark Anzac Day Related Story: …

Anzac Day 2018: From the Red Centre to the Top End, Territory crowds flock to commemorations

Anzac Day 2018: From the Red Centre to the Top End, Territory crowds flock to commemorations

Updated April 25, 2018 11:07:17 Photo: A huge crowd in Darwin paid respect to fallen servicemen and women. (ABC News: Elias Clure) Thousands have gathered at Darwin’s cenotaph to pay their respects at this morning’s Anzac Day dawn service commemorations. The ceremony began with a powerful welcome to country from …

Tony Cooke dead: WA union boss and son of serial killer Eric Edgar Cooke dies after cancer battle

Tony Cooke dead: WA union boss and son of serial killer Eric Edgar Cooke dies after cancer battle

Updated April 25, 2018 10:40:46 Tony Cooke, the former head of the WA Trades and Labor Council and the son of one of the nation’s worst serial killers, has died after a long battle with cancer. Mr Cooke was a well-respected union official and was at the centre of the …

Anzac Day 2018: Military cousins now brothers in arms with Turk great-grandfather who fought at Gallipoli

Anzac Day 2018: Military cousins now brothers in arms with Turk great-grandfather who fought at Gallipoli

Updated April 25, 2018 10:03:45 Photo: Turkish-born Hasan Kacmaz is at home in his Australian Army uniform. (ABC Goldfields-Esperance: Jarrod Lucas) More than a century ago, Hasan Kacmaz’s great-grandfather was fighting off an invasion from Australian and Commonwealth military forces at Gallipoli. The Turkish-born migrant believes his family elder would …

Search for man and boy missing in inflatable boat near Ningaloo Reef off WA’s Kimberley coast

Search for man and boy missing in inflatable boat near Ningaloo Reef off WA’s Kimberley coast

Updated April 25, 2018 09:46:13 Photo: A map of Ningaloo station, where the teens went missing. (Supplied: Google Maps) A major search and rescue operation is underway for a boy and a man missing off Western Australia’s Kimberley coast near Ningaloo Station. Rescue crews are trying to find the pair, …

Anzac Day dawn service in Adelaide highlights the role of women in the defence force

Anzac Day dawn service in Adelaide highlights the role of women in the defence force

Updated April 25, 2018 08:49:28 Photo: Remembering them: The memorial on North Terrace. (ABC News: Claire Campbell) Thousands of people have gathered for the Anzac Day dawn service in the heart of Adelaide, with today’s ceremony highlighting the role women play, and have played, in the defence force and war. …