Barramundi fishermen ‘going broke with freezers full of fish’ as industry nears collapse

Barramundi fishermen ‘going broke with freezers full of fish’ as industry nears collapse

Updated May 17, 2018 15:26:20 Photo: This week Craig Van Lawick had to lay off staff who had been with him 15 years. (ABC News: Kristy O’Brien) Commercial barramundi fishermen say their industry has all but collapsed in Australia, after the price for wild-caught fish plummeted this season. Key points: …

Sao Paulo fire: At least one person dead after blaze causes dramatic building collapse

Sao Paulo fire: At least one person dead after blaze causes dramatic building collapse

Updated May 01, 2018 20:12:23 Photo: Firefighters said they believed there were victims, but were unsure how many. (Twitter: @BombeirosPMESP) An abandoned 26-storey building occupied by squatters in Sao Paulo has caught fire and collapsed, sending chunks of fiery debris crashing into neighbouring buildings and surrounding streets. External Link: Patthy …

Morning mail: Forest ecosystem collapse threatens Melbourne’s water | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 1 May. Top stories Melbourne’s water supply is at risk because decades of logging and forest loss from large bushfires has triggered the imminent collapse of the mountain ash forests in Victoria’s central highlands, …

St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton to miss 1-2 weeks as he undergoes heart tests after on-field collapse

St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton to miss 1-2 weeks as he undergoes heart tests after on-field collapse

Updated April 16, 2018 17:05:50 Photo: St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton received medical attention and later went to hospital after collapsing against Geelong. (AAP: Joe Castro) St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton is likely to miss one to two weeks as he undergoes a series of tests following his frightening collapse …

Commonwealth Games: Scottish marathoner Callum Hawkins discharged from hospital after race collapse

Commonwealth Games: Scottish marathoner Callum Hawkins discharged from hospital after race collapse

Posted April 16, 2018 15:57:56 Photo: Callum Hawkins collapsed while leading near the end of the marathon. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Related Story: ‘Where on Earth is help’: Anger over time taken to treat fallen marathon runner Scottish athlete Callum Hawkins has been discharged from hospital a day after he collapsed …

St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton awaits test results for suspected arrhythmia after on-field collapse

St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton awaits test results for suspected arrhythmia after on-field collapse

Posted April 16, 2018 13:25:27 Photo: St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton received medical attention and later went to hospital after collapsing against Geelong. (AAP: Joe Castro) St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton has spent the night in hospital after his frightening collapse during his team’s AFL loss to Geelong. Roberton had …

Florida bridge collapse death toll climbs as hope of finding more survivors fades

Florida bridge collapse death toll climbs as hope of finding more survivors fades

Updated March 17, 2018 10:30:12 Video: Emergency personnel with sniffer dogs searched for signs of life overnight. (Photo: Reuters/Joe Skipper) (ABC News) Related Story: Rescuers drill through debris in search for survivors of Florida bridge collapse Related Story: What we know about the construction of the collapsed Florida bridge Rescue …

Florida bridge collapse: Voicemail warning of cracking bridge not heard until after tragedy

Florida bridge collapse: Voicemail warning of cracking bridge not heard until after tragedy

Updated March 17, 2018 16:34:26 Video: Emergency personnel with sniffer dogs search for signs of life. (ABC News) An engineer left a voicemail two days before a catastrophic bridge failure in Miami to say some cracking had been found at one end of the concrete span. Key points: A voicemail …

Florida officials met hours before bridge collapse, concluded crack not a safety concern

Florida officials met hours before bridge collapse, concluded crack not a safety concern

Updated March 18, 2018 18:52:28 Photo: An engineer left a voicemail about a crack in the pedestrian bridge before it collapsed. (AP: DroneBase) Engineers, state and university officials met hours before a new pedestrian bridge collapsed in southern Florida, killing six people, but concluded a crack in the structure was …

Second man dies following Ballarat trench collapse

Second man dies following Ballarat trench collapse

Updated March 22, 2018 16:15:57 A second person has died as a result of a trench collapse in Ballarat yesterday. The two men were laying pipes at a worksite near the Glenelg Highway in the Ballarat suburb of Delacombe when the trench collapsed about 11:15am on Wednesday, police said. One …