Mum shoots and kills armed robber outside school’s Mother’s Day lunch

Mum shoots and kills armed robber outside school’s Mother’s Day lunch

Updated May 16, 2018 11:14:27 An off-duty military police officer shot and killed a would-be armed robber as she was attending a Mother’s Day luncheon with her seven-year-old daughter in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Footage of the incident shows the man pointing a handgun at a group of women and children …

Man charged over death of young NSW mum

Man charged over death of young NSW mum

A MAN has been charged with murdering a young Tamworth mother whose body was found alongside her unharmed baby girl seven weeks ago. The body of 22-year-old Teah Luckwell was discovered beside her one-year-old daughter in the Tamworth unit on the night of March 28, police say. Emergency services were …

Killer mum Cara Lee Hall had paranoid delusions about children being in danger, court told

Killer mum Cara Lee Hall had paranoid delusions about children being in danger, court told

Updated April 27, 2018 17:39:38 Photo: Cara Lee Hall called triple-0 saying she killed her husband because he’d tried to kill their children. (Facebook: Cara Lee Hall) A psychiatrist has told WA’s Supreme Court a Perth woman was suffering “trauma-induced psychosis” when she fatally stabbed her husband before attacking her …

Single mum who had two strokes before 40 awarded Barnardos Mother of the Year 2018

Single mum who had two strokes before 40 awarded Barnardos Mother of the Year 2018

Updated April 26, 2018 13:37:11 Photo: Kellie Brookes says she is in awe of her mother Dianne’s generosity and resilience (ABC News: Clare Sibthorpe) When Dianne Brookes woke up one Boxing Day night after suffering a severe stoke, she thought she was in a nightmare. But the then-38-year-old soon recognised …

The NSW single mum who has fostered more than 50 children in need

The NSW single mum who has fostered more than 50 children in need

Posted April 17, 2018 12:09:55 Photo: Sarina Kapeli (R) nominated her foster mother Noelene Lever (L) as NSW Mother of the Year. (ABC News: Antonette Collins) Noelene Lever was in her mid-30s with five young children when her husband was killed in a car accident. But this invincible Aboriginal woman …

Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui reflects on loss of mum ahead of milestone AFL match

Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui reflects on loss of mum ahead of milestone AFL match

Updated April 12, 2018 19:50:44 Photo: Nic Naitanui is flying high after returning to action following a serious knee injury. (AAP: Travis Anderson) If Nic Naitanui could change one thing about his 150th game for the West Coast Eagles on Saturday, it would be having his mum at the match. …

Tumbulgum flood tragedy: Town waiting for answers one year after deaths of mum and two kids

Tumbulgum flood tragedy: Town waiting for answers one year after deaths of mum and two kids

Posted March 26, 2018 07:56:21 Video: Tumbulgum flood recovery (ABC News) Related Story: Bodies of ‘hero’ mother, two kids pulled from submerged car Related Story: Harrowing task of covering flood deaths It was the moment that pushed an already devastated community into a state of utter despair. Stephanie King and …