Oil prices surge to highest level since late 2014, Apple shares enjoy a Buffett boost

Oil prices surge to highest level since late 2014, Apple shares enjoy a Buffett boost

Updated May 08, 2018 08:55:18 Photo: Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett says he would happily own all of Apple’s stocks. (REUTERS/Rick Wilking) Global markets finished higher as concerns over Venezuelan oil production and the Iran nuclear deal boosted oil prices and shares in Apple rose. Markets at 7:30am (AEST): ASX …

Australia is late to the space agency party, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing – Science News

Australia is late to the space agency party, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing – Science News

After announcing plans for a national space agency in September, the Federal Government will put its money where its mouth is. On Tuesday, it will commit $50 million of seed funding in this year’s budget to establish the Australian space agency. Looking abroad, Australia is pretty late to the party. …

Kanye tweet suggests late mother’s surgeon for album cover

Kanye tweet suggests late mother’s surgeon for album cover

CONTROVERSIAL rapper Kanye West shared texts on Twitter that suggest he will use a photo of his late mother’s plastic surgeon as his next album cover. Dr Jan Adams performed liposuction and breast reduction procedures on Donda West in November 2007. pic.twitter.com/QY2v1OgblE — KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) April 28, 2018 But …

MP Nola Marino’s area benefits from $140m grant as she declares interest 10 years late

MP Nola Marino’s area benefits from $140m grant as she declares interest 10 years late

Updated April 27, 2018 18:36:23 The Government’s Chief Whip was 10 years late in declaring she had sold interests in an entity whose members are set to benefit from $140 million in funding. Government funding for a project to improve water quality in south-west Western Australia has been announced today …

Golden State Killer: Patton Oswalt praises late wife Michelle McNamara for book on case

Golden State Killer: Patton Oswalt praises late wife Michelle McNamara for book on case

Posted April 26, 2018 16:23:59 Photo: Michelle McNamara (pictured with Patton Oswalt) was working on the book when she died in 2016. (Byline: AP: Matt Sayles) Related Story: DNA links former US police officer to Golden State Killer slayings and rapes Two years ago, almost to the day, crime writer …

Women doing too little, too late to get healthy when having a baby, experts say

Women doing too little, too late to get healthy when having a baby, experts say

Updated April 17, 2018 08:42:08 Photo: Women who lose weight before conception greatly improve health outcomes for mother and baby. (ABC News: Donna Field) Women who want to get pregnant need to lose weight first, or they risk their future child’s health, experts say. A study published today in The …

Commonwealth Games: Tia-Clair Toomey inspired by late cousin to win weightlifting gold medal – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Tia-Clair Toomey inspired by late cousin to win weightlifting gold medal – Commonwealth Games 2018

Posted April 07, 2018 14:10:24 Photo: Tia-Clair Toomey was dealing with the emotion of her cousin’s death as she prepared for the Commonwealth Games. (AAP: Dean Lewins) Related Story: Grieving dad puts spotlight on compulsory defensive driver training Related Story: Chalmers doubles up on gold as McKeon leads Aussie medal …