Body found at iconic beach spot ‘The Gap’ in WA’s south

Body found at iconic beach spot ‘The Gap’ in WA’s south

Posted May 17, 2018 19:02:53 Related Story: Rescuers fight through bee swarm after fatal crash Related Story: Tightrope walkers at Albany tourist spot spark police ire A man has died after falling off rocks into the ocean at The Gap near Albany. According to police, he was with a group …

Woman’s genitals allegedly burnt with branding iron in body modification procedure

Woman’s genitals allegedly burnt with branding iron in body modification procedure

By Emma Simkin Posted May 15, 2018 12:03:31 Photo: Brendan Russell’s work includes tongue splitting and scarification. (ABC News: Emma Simkin) A man who styles himself as a body modifier has been accused of burning a woman’s genitals with a branding iron during a procedure. Brendan Russell did not speak …

Q&A: Australia not prepared for financial crisis, chair of peak body for company directors warns

Q&A: Australia not prepared for financial crisis, chair of peak body for company directors warns

Updated May 15, 2018 00:13:29 Australia is not prepared for a global economic downturn, the chair of the peak body for company directors has said. Both major parties have promised billions of dollars in tax cuts for low to middle income earners, and the Coalition wants to eventually abolish the …

Body modification crackdown pursued by NSW Health Minister

Body modification crackdown pursued by NSW Health Minister

Updated May 07, 2018 15:29:11 Photo: Body modifications are largely unregulated in NSW, according to the Health Minister. (Flickr: IZATRINI.com) Related Story: Crackdown on ‘high-risk’ breast implants, liposuction People undergoing procedures like split tongues and skin implants have “pretty major issues going on in their head”, the New South Wales …

Robin William’s devastating final days battling Lewy body dementia

Robin William’s devastating final days battling Lewy body dementia

ROBIN Williams struggled to remember his lines. This was unusual for the hyperverbal, Oscar-winning actor, and it hit him hard in Vancouver in 2014 during the filming of Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, the third movie in the successful family franchise. “He was sobbing in my arms …

Murder charge laid after body found in Villawood apartment in Sydney’s west

Murder charge laid after body found in Villawood apartment in Sydney’s west

Posted May 04, 2018 09:51:42 A man has been charged with murder after another man’s body was found at a Villawood home yesterday. The body of the 41-year-old was found in an apartment on Gundaroo Street in Sydney’s west after reports of an assault at about 5:30pm. Another man, 31, …

Murder suspected after Sydney woman Cecilia Haddad’s body found in Lane Cove River

Murder suspected after Sydney woman Cecilia Haddad’s body found in Lane Cove River

Posted May 02, 2018 06:43:54 Photo: Cecilia Haddad, 38, was last seen at a barbeque on Friday night. (Supplied: NSW Police) The death of a Sydney business consultant whose body was found in Lane Cove River by kayakers is being treated as a possible murder. Homicide detectives said they were …

Body found by police probing mystery of Dean Patrick White’s year-long disappearance

Body found by police probing mystery of Dean Patrick White’s year-long disappearance

Updated April 19, 2018 19:55:26 Major Crime detectives have discovered a body in a camp area in Western Australia’s Wheatbelt that is believed to be that of a man who has been missing for more than a year. Dean Patrick White, known as ‘Whitey’ to his friends, was last known …

Man’s incredible 12-week body transformation

Man’s incredible 12-week body transformation

AN AMERICAN man has completely transformed his body the old fashioned way — through a healthy diet and consisted exercise — shedding 19kg in 12 weeks. Hunter Hobbs, from Norman, Oklahoma works a desk job at an oil and gas company and wanted to take his workout routine more seriously …

Set targets for men working part-time to help promote women, gender equality body says

Set targets for men working part-time to help promote women, gender equality body says

Posted April 15, 2018 16:23:55 Video: National Wrap: Men should be encouraged to take on flexible working hours (ABC News) The director of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency has urged employers to set targets for men working part-time. Libby Lyons told the ABC’s National Wrap program “it’s not difficult” to …