MH370: US team extends mission after failing to find plane in initial search zone | World news

The search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 has expanded into a new area, after exhausting the main search zone without finding the plane. The search for MH370 will enter its final phase this week, more than four years after it disappeared. Searchers have so far failed to find the …

NDIS failing a third of participants, report finds, with intellectually disabled people missing out on services

NDIS failing a third of participants, report finds, with intellectually disabled people missing out on services

Updated May 01, 2018 18:33:54 The $22 billion National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is failing some of its most vulnerable participants, a new report has found. Key points: Study evaluated how well system works for participants, carers About one-third of those on scheme feel no better off NDIS works best …

Banking royal commissioner warns CBA for failing to answer questions about bogus financial advice fees

Banking royal commissioner warns CBA for failing to answer questions about bogus financial advice fees

Updated April 18, 2018 19:38:03 Video: Royal Commissioner warns CBA manager about obfuscation (ABC News) Related Story: ‘Answer what you’re asked’: Commissioner loses patience with CBA witness Related Story: Treasurer ‘deeply distressed’ by evidence to banking royal commission The head of the banking royal commission has slammed a Commonwealth Bank …

Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in ‘failing health’

Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in ‘failing health’

Updated April 16, 2018 06:29:24 Barbara Bush, the wife of former US president George HW Bush, is in “failing health” and has decided to no longer seek medical treatment, the office of the ex-president has said in a statement from Houston. The former first lady, the statement said, “will instead …

Democracy is failing its brief with its women problem

Democracy is failing its brief with its women problem

By Cathy Hunt Posted April 05, 2018 14:07:50 Photo: Senator Larissa Waters was the first woman in Federal Parliament to breastfeed her baby in the house. (AAP: Mick Tsikas) Related Story: The Liberals have a gender problem. But when women bring it up, there’s a ‘collective eye roll’ Related Story: …

ARL Commission boss Peter Beattie sorry for failing to name Cronulla Sharks

ARL Commission boss Peter Beattie sorry for failing to name Cronulla Sharks

Updated March 13, 2018 12:41:52 Video: Peter Beattie can’t name Cronulla Sharks (ABC News) Related Story: ‘We’re not dealing with wimps’: Peter Beattie insists ARLC reform will happen The Cronulla Sharks must be wondering what they have to do to get recognised in rugby league’s halls of power. New ARL …