Giraffe kills filmmaker at wildlife facility in South Africa

Giraffe kills filmmaker at wildlife facility in South Africa

Posted May 06, 2018 23:59:05 Photo: “Gerald” the giraffe is believed to have been responsible for the filmmaker’s death. (Facebook: Glen Afric Country Lodge) Related Story: ‘Silent extinction’: Giraffe listed as vulnerable A giraffe has killed a South African filmmaker who was on assignment at a wildlife facility north-west of …

Baboons use barrel to escape from Texas research facility

Baboons use barrel to escape from Texas research facility

Posted April 17, 2018 19:13:14 Video: Baboons escape from research facility in San Antonio (Credit: Dorian Reyna via Storyful) (ABC News) Four baboons used a barrel to escape from a research facility in Texas on the weekend, as startled motorists took video of the primates running alongside a road. Key …

Pioneer Lodge aged care facility: Internal memo reveals difficult residents left unfed

Pioneer Lodge aged care facility: Internal memo reveals difficult residents left unfed

By the Investigative Unit’s Anne Connolly Posted April 04, 2018 20:04:59 Photo: Blue Care’s Pioneer Lodge in Bundaberg failed to meet many of its required standards. (ABC News) Related Story: Aged care home fails inspection two months before septicaemia death Related Story: My husband suffered in a nursing home. Here’s …

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 …

SIMEC Zen Energy to build world’s biggest battery near Port Augusta, overtaking Elon Musk’s facility

SIMEC Zen Energy to build world’s biggest battery near Port Augusta, overtaking Elon Musk’s facility

Updated March 16, 2018 11:04:53 Photo: Sanjeev Gupta’s proposed battery for Port Augusta will be larger than the battery built by Tesla’s Elon Musk. (ABC News/AAP) Elon Musk’s Tesla battery in South Australia’s Mid-North will no longer be the world’s most powerful — with a new, bigger battery being built …

Mentally ill prisoners allegedly forced into Risdon Prison due to full house at mental health facility

Mentally ill prisoners allegedly forced into Risdon Prison due to full house at mental health facility

Posted April 01, 2018 10:23:03 Photo: The Tasmanian Health Service says it is “not aware” of any issues with capacity at the Wilfred Lopes Centre, near Risdon Prison. (ABC News: Jack Tegg) Inmates who should be receiving specialist care by mental health professionals are instead spending weeks at Risdon Prison …

Secret camera clears carers of assaulting elderly woman at Midland aged care facility

Secret camera clears carers of assaulting elderly woman at Midland aged care facility

Updated March 29, 2018 19:40:55 Photo: Ms Lua and Ms Freeman stood trial for four days Perth Magistrate’s Court. (Facebook: Glenda Lua, Luz Freeman) Related Story: Carers dropped 92yo woman on floor, shoved teddy bear in her face, court hears Two aged care workers, who were sacked after being accused …

Secret camera clears carer of assaulting elderly woman at Midland aged care facility

Secret camera clears carer of assaulting elderly woman at Midland aged care facility

Updated March 29, 2018 16:24:33 Photo: Ms Lua outside Perth Magistrate’s Court with her husband Jesse James Lua. (ABC News: Joanna Menagh) Related Story: Carers dropped 92yo woman on floor, shoved teddy bear in her face, court hears A Perth magistrate has thrown out all charges against one of two …

Package explodes at San Antonio FedEx facility, days after Austin blasts

Package explodes at San Antonio FedEx facility, days after Austin blasts

Updated March 21, 2018 06:16:33 Video: Texas police confirm no injuries in Fed Ex bomb (ABC News) Related Story: Police hunt serial bomber after fourth Austin blast shows greater ‘sophistication’ Related Story: Fears parcel bomber trying to kill black people in Austin, Texas A package bomb believed to be linked …