Volcano erupts near homes in Hawaii causing evacuation of residents

Volcano erupts near homes in Hawaii causing evacuation of residents

Updated May 04, 2018 19:44:05 Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has erupted, forcing nearly 1,500 residents to evacuate from their volcano-side homes as molten lava makes its way through forest land and bubbles up on paved streets. Hawaii County said steam and lava poured out of a crack in Leilani Estates, which …

Parechovirus cases on the rise causing brain and blood infections in young children

Parechovirus cases on the rise causing brain and blood infections in young children

Posted April 30, 2018 15:55:44 Photo: Alec McDonald’s condition has improved, but he undergoes regular testing to ensure there are no lasting effects from his brush with parechovirus. (Supplied) Medical researchers are calling for better monitoring of the potentially deadly human parechovirus which can cause brain and blood infections in …

Explosive device ‘capable of causing serious injury’ found in Ipswich shopping centre carpark

Explosive device ‘capable of causing serious injury’ found in Ipswich shopping centre carpark

Updated April 02, 2018 21:59:12 Video: Homemade bomb found in car west of Brisbane (ABC News) A couple has been charged after allegedly making a crude home-made bomb and leaving it in a car at a Queensland shopping centre. The device was detected after Ipswich City Council staff monitoring CCTV …

Explosive device ‘capable of causing serious injury’ found in Queensland car park | Australia news

Bomb squad officers have dismantled a crude explosive device in the car park of a Queensland shopping centre that police say could have caused serious injury. A 37-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman have been charged after a large glass jar containing an explosive liquid and other unspecified “components” were …

Royal Hobart Hospital: What is causing the problems at Tasmania’s major health facility?

Royal Hobart Hospital: What is causing the problems at Tasmania’s major health facility?

Updated April 02, 2018 11:53:21 Photo: The $689 million redevelopment will deliver a “modern health facility for generations of Tasmanians to come,” the government says. (ABC News) The Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) is regularly in the news for the wrong reasons; ambulance ramping, suicides, patients waiting days in the emergency …

Explosive device ‘capable of causing serious injury’ found in Ipswich shopping centre carpark

Explosive device ‘capable of causing serious injury’ found in Ipswich shopping centre carpark

Posted April 02, 2018 12:28:35 An explosive device “capable of causing serious injury” has been found in a car at a shopping centre west of Brisbane, police say. Police were alerted to a man and woman acting suspiciously in the Redbank Plaza shopping centre carpark this morning. A device in …

Anglo American could take years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Anglo American could take years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Updated March 22, 2018 17:59:44 Video: Road cracks strand central Queensland community (ABC News) Related Story: Miner blasted by road users isolated for months by earthquake-like crack Related Story: Earthquake-like crack frightens Queensland drivers in coal belt A mining company has admitted it could take years to fix the logistical …

Anglo American to take two years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Anglo American to take two years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Updated March 22, 2018 15:46:00 Video: Road cracks strand central Queensland community (ABC News) Related Story: Miner blasted by road users isolated for months by earthquake-like crack Related Story: Earthquake-like crack frightens Queensland drivers in coal belt A mining company says it will take two years to fix the logistical …