Weapons pass through Adelaide Airport: reports

Safety concerns have been flagged at Adelaide Airport after reports that weapons — including guns, live ammunition and knives — have passed through baggage checks. Security staff claim poor training and failed systems have left the airport vulnerable, The Sunday Mail reports. Whistleblowers say unauthorised people have been granted access …

Dozens of Israeli rockets fired into Syria destroying radar site, state media reports

Dozens of Israeli rockets fired into Syria destroying radar site, state media reports

Updated May 10, 2018 12:47:27 Photo: State media reported Syria’s air defences confronted the rockets. (SANA) Israel launched dozens of rockets into Syria early on Thursday according to Syrian state media, destroying a radar installation and hitting an ammunitions dump. Key points: The rockets were fired after an Israeli border …

SafeWork SA to face public inquiry after ‘a number of complaints and reports’ over five years

SafeWork SA to face public inquiry after ‘a number of complaints and reports’ over five years

Posted May 10, 2018 12:04:22 SafeWork SA has come under fire with confirmation of an evaluation into its practices, policies and procedures following several complaints against its integrity over the last five years. The Independent Commission Against Corruption, Bruce Lander QC released a public statement on Thursday, determining an evaluation …

Reports of suspected poison baits, two deaths spark warning for Hobart dog owners

Reports of suspected poison baits, two deaths spark warning for Hobart dog owners

Updated May 06, 2018 08:23:58 Photo: 10-month-old puppy Bonnie died within 20 minutes of being let out into her backyard. (Supplied: Pattina Grimsey) There have been two deaths from suspected poisoning in Hobart over the past few weeks, amid a spate of reports about poisonous baits being found in two …

Avicii’s cause of death ruled not suspicious in autopsies, local media reports

Avicii’s cause of death ruled not suspicious in autopsies, local media reports

Updated April 23, 2018 14:14:42 Video: Avicii was one of the biggest electronic dance music stars. (ABC News) Autopsies on the body of Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ Avicii have revealed nothing suspicious about his death and ruled out foul play, local media has reported. Sweden’s public broadcaster SVT said police …

CHOGM: Prince Charles approved as next head of the Commonwealth, UK media reports

CHOGM: Prince Charles approved as next head of the Commonwealth, UK media reports

Updated April 21, 2018 00:48:19 Photo: The decision comes after the Prince of Wales recently launched the Commonwealth Games. (AAP: Mick Tsikas) Heir to the British throne, Prince Charles has been approved as the next head of the Commonwealth of the United Kingdom and its former colonies, according to UK …

Criminal referral on ex-FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe sent to US attorney, reports say – Donald Trump’s America

Criminal referral on ex-FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe sent to US attorney, reports say – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 20, 2018 09:35:18 The Office of the Inspector General at the US Department of Justice has referred its findings on former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to the US attorney in Washington for possible criminal prosecution, according to a person familiar with the referral. Key points: US attorney’s …

Military plane crashes in Algeria killing 257, Defence Ministry reports

Military plane crashes in Algeria killing 257, Defence Ministry reports

Updated April 12, 2018 09:03:03 Video: More than 250 people have been killed in the crash (ABC News) A military plane has crashed soon after take-off in a farm field in northern Algeria, killing 257 people. Key points: 257 people died in the crash Algerian authorities did not say if …

Military plane crashes in Algeria, killing more than 250, state media reports

Military plane crashes in Algeria, killing more than 250, state media reports

Updated April 11, 2018 22:15:32 Video: Algerian state radio says at least 100 people have died in a military plane crash (ABC News) More than 250 people have been killed when a military plane crashed soon after take-off in a farm field in northern Algeria, according to the country’s state …