Cuban plane crash leaves more than 100 dead, state media says

Cuban plane crash leaves more than 100 dead, state media says

Updated May 19, 2018 08:05:30 A Cuban-operated airliner with at least 110 people aboard has crashed and burned in a field just after takeoff from the Havana airport. Key points: The nationality of those on board was not immediately clear Wreckage was strewn over an area 20km south of Havana …

Cuban plane crash leaves more than 100 dead, state media says

Cuban plane crash leaves more than 100 dead, state media says

Posted May 19, 2018 06:58:42 Photo: Firefighters extinguish the flames that engulfed the Boeing 737. (AP: Enrique de la Osa) A Cuban airliner with more than 110 people on board plummeted into a yuca field just after takeoff from Havana’s international airport. More than 100 people were killed in the …

Texas school shooting leaves 10 people dead, most of them students

Texas school shooting leaves 10 people dead, most of them students

Updated May 19, 2018 05:54:47 Photo: Between eight and 10 people were killed in the gunfire. (AP: Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle) A gunman carrying a shotgun and a revolver has opened fire at a Houston-area high school, killing 10 people, most of them students, authorities say. Key points: Explosive devices, including …

Craig McLachlan ‘rarely leaves home’ following misconduct allegations, court documents reveal

Craig McLachlan ‘rarely leaves home’ following misconduct allegations, court documents reveal

Updated May 18, 2018 13:00:46 Photo: The court heard McLachlan was the subject of allegations dating back to the 1990s. (Facebook: Craig McLachlan) Actor Craig McLachlan has become “reclusive” and “rarely leaves home” since the ABC and Fairfax published stories accusing him of misconduct, a court has been told. In …

Paris knife attack leaves one dead, assailant shot dead by police

Paris knife attack leaves one dead, assailant shot dead by police

Updated May 13, 2018 06:26:34 One person was killed in a knife attack in Paris on Saturday and the assailant was shot dead by police. A person who carried out a knife attack in the heart of Paris on Saturday was overpowered by police, the Paris prefecture said, without giving …

Tim Hammond’s resignation leaves Perth in political spotlight with by-election litmus test

Tim Hammond’s resignation leaves Perth in political spotlight with by-election litmus test

Updated May 03, 2018 07:37:27 Photo: Tim Hammond’s decision to leave politics for his family will cause a by-election in just over a month. (AAP: Rebecca Le May) If it already felt like election season in Western Australia, just wait to see what it looks like with a by-election on …

Japanese roller coaster glitch leaves passengers hanging for two hours

Japanese roller coaster glitch leaves passengers hanging for two hours

Updated May 02, 2018 14:12:21 Sixty-four passengers were left hanging in the air for up to two hours after a roller coaster made an emergency stop at Universal Studios in Japan. The amusement park said the Flying Dinosaur roller coaster’s two carriages stalled midway through the 1,100m ride, with riders …

Victorian budget 2018: Andrews Government leaves plenty of room for election sweeteners

Victorian budget 2018: Andrews Government leaves plenty of room for election sweeteners

Updated May 01, 2018 14:49:07 Photo: Premier Daniel Andrews announced many of the big-ticket items before budget Tuesday. (ABC News: Stephanie Anderson) Related Story: Victorians get free TAFE courses and business tax cuts in pre-election budget In case you didn’t know, 2018 is an election year. And Tim Pallas’s fourth …

Kelmscott family feud leaves elderly man dead, wife critical as man ‘covered in blood’ arrested

Kelmscott family feud leaves elderly man dead, wife critical as man ‘covered in blood’ arrested

Updated April 27, 2018 15:27:55 Photo: Police were called to the Kelmscott home early on Friday morning. (ABC News: James Carmody) A man aged in his 70s has been killed and his elderly wife left critically injured after a violent domestic dispute in the southern Perth suburb of Kelmscott that …

Black Panther artist Brian Stelfreeze leaves surprise on Adelaide flight

Black Panther artist Brian Stelfreeze leaves surprise on Adelaide flight

By Alice Dempster Updated April 26, 2018 18:57:00 Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… a superhero sketch on a sick bag! A passenger flying from Adelaide to Sydney today might have spotted something a bit more impressive than a half-completed crossword quiz in their …