Bushwalkers asked to stay off Mount Wellington-kunanyi’s storm damaged tracks

Bushwalkers asked to stay off Mount Wellington-kunanyi’s storm damaged tracks

Posted May 15, 2018 18:23:21 Photo: Tracks on the mountain have eroded, collapsed or been covered. (Supplied: Dugald Hamilton) Mount Wellington-kunanyi’s walking tracks have been closed, but the message is not getting across as hundreds of bushwalkers continue to hike the mountain. The Hobart City Council and Wellington Park Management …

John Chardon asked Filipino ‘lover’ to find hitman to kill wife, court told

John Chardon asked Filipino ‘lover’ to find hitman to kill wife, court told

Updated May 15, 2018 16:55:27 Photo: Marshall Aguilor told the court he met John Chardon through an online dating site in the Philippines. (AAP Image: Dave Hunt) Accused murderer John Chardon has been committed to stand trial for the alleged murder of his wife on the Gold Coast, shortly after …

Melbourne doctor allegedly asked inappropriate questions before groping 17yo, court hears

Melbourne doctor allegedly asked inappropriate questions before groping 17yo, court hears

Updated May 09, 2018 15:27:34 Photo: Azit Das is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old patient at a Melbourne clinic. (Facebook: Azit Das) A Melbourne doctor accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old patient had also allegedly asked her inappropriately intimate questions about her sex life, a court has been told. …

George Pell: Catholics asked in newspaper to chip in for Cardinal’s legal costs

George Pell: Catholics asked in newspaper to chip in for Cardinal’s legal costs

Updated May 09, 2018 15:28:50 Photo: George Pell has pleaded not guilty to the historical sexual offence charges against him. (AAP: James Ross) Supporters of Cardinal George Pell are being asked to contribute to his legal fund through a series of advertisements. Some of the ads have appeared in the …

Robert Doyle asked to attend interview as accuser says she was ‘advised to stay silent’

Robert Doyle asked to attend interview as accuser says she was ‘advised to stay silent’

Updated May 03, 2018 19:34:53 Photo: Mr Doyle has resigned as lord mayor and as chairman of Melbourne Health. (AAP: Julian Smith) Former lord mayor Robert Doyle has been asked to attend an interview in the next 10 days to answer allegations he sexual harassed a woman when he was …

I asked everyone from Facebook to data brokers to Stan for my information. It got messy – Science News

I asked everyone from Facebook to data brokers to Stan for my information. It got messy – Science News

Deciphering your Facebook data can be like leafing through a corporate-owned teen diary. In 2007, one of my first comments was telling a friend she had a “fashionable mullet”, but my online data footprint has exploded since then. I downloaded my data from Facebook in an effort to understand how …

Callum Hawkins asked paramedics if he won gold after collapsing at Commonwealth Games

Callum Hawkins asked paramedics if he won gold after collapsing at Commonwealth Games

Posted April 26, 2018 19:16:51 Photo: Callum Hawkins remembers little about collapsing while on the cusp of winning the gold medal. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Scottish athlete Callum Hawkins has revealed he asked paramedics if he had won the Commonwealth Games marathon as he was taken to hospital in a distressed …

Coles supermarket under fire as Kununurra teens allegedly refused entry, asked for ID

Coles supermarket under fire as Kununurra teens allegedly refused entry, asked for ID

Posted April 18, 2018 14:38:33 A Coles supermarket in Western Australia has been accused of refusing entry to minors and demanding identification. Thirteen-year-old Amos Lippitt and his cousin were entering Coles Kununurra earlier this month when they were stopped by security. “Me and my cousin were going to buy some …

Ruslan Kogan asked to apologise after tweeting transphobic joke | Society

Australian online retail entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan has been asked to apologise after tweeting a transphobic joke on the international day of transgender visibility. The millionaire founder of Kogan.com online retail store tweeted the joke comparing the number of Google searches about the Australian cricket team’s ball tampering scandal to those …