Ancient cave reveals secrets of technological innovation in the Stone Age

Ancient cave reveals secrets of technological innovation in the Stone Age

Posted May 10, 2018 15:49:45 Archaeologists exploring an enormous cave in Kenya have discovered some of the oldest examples of technological innovation by humans, beginning more than 60,000 years ago. Thousands of items have been unearthed, including red crayons that are 48,000 years old and decorated beads made from sea …

NBA play-offs coverage reveals gap in gambling ad restrictions targeting kids

NBA play-offs coverage reveals gap in gambling ad restrictions targeting kids

Updated May 08, 2018 07:51:46 Photo: The success of Ben Simmons (R) is adding to the growing popularity of the NBA in Australia. (AP: Joe Skipper) Related Story: Foxtel wants to be able to show you gambling ads because hardly anyone’s watching anyway Related Story: Our summer of betting isn’t …

Cricket Australia reveals summer schedule, with questions over an Adelaide day-night Test against India

Cricket Australia reveals summer schedule, with questions over an Adelaide day-night Test against India

Posted April 30, 2018 13:54:45 Photo: Australia will play India in a Test in early December, but Cricket Australia cannot confirm whether it will be a day-night game or not. (AAP Image: David Mariuz, file photo) Cricket Australia (CA) is still hoping it can persuade India the opening match of …

Melbourne rental data reveals once-cheap suburbs no longer affordable

Melbourne rental data reveals once-cheap suburbs no longer affordable

Posted April 23, 2018 12:00:00 Photo: The Melbourne apartment boom has failed to provide affordable housing, new data shows. (774 ABC Melbourne: Simon Leo Brown) Related Story: Why are there so many more homeless people on Melbourne’s streets? Many traditionally affordable Melbourne suburbs are now out of reach for people …

Arnhem Land artists reveals playful side of Indigenous culture in Darwin

Arnhem Land artists reveals playful side of Indigenous culture in Darwin

Posted April 22, 2018 12:06:23 Photo: The exhibition showcases “the playful side” of Injalak art. (ABC News: Dijana Damjanovic) Related Story: Arnhem Land artists’ Sydney exhibition links ancient stories with political advocacy Related Story: Arnhem Land designs to be showcased at Commonwealth Games parade Artists from West Arnhem Land have …

Latest NBN lottery reveals Australian homes set to receive new fibre-to-the-curb connection

Latest NBN lottery reveals Australian homes set to receive new fibre-to-the-curb connection

Posted April 19, 2018 10:48:50 We knew hundreds of thousands of additional homes were set to receive the NBN’s latest technology. Now we know which ones. NBN Co updated its website this week to reveal which 440,000 homes are to be the latest recipients of its fast, new fibre-to-the-curb (kerb) …

Mariah Carey reveals she has begun treatment for bipolar disorder

Mariah Carey reveals she has begun treatment for bipolar disorder

Posted April 12, 2018 09:34:08 Photo: Singer Mariah Carey says she’s in a good place after seeking treatment for bipolar disorder. (Reuters: Mario Anzuoni) Popstar Mariah Carey has revealed she suffers from bipolar disorder, a diagnosis she received more than a decade ago after a breakdown around the time of …

Pioneer Lodge aged care facility: Internal memo reveals difficult residents left unfed

Pioneer Lodge aged care facility: Internal memo reveals difficult residents left unfed

By the Investigative Unit’s Anne Connolly Posted April 04, 2018 20:04:59 Photo: Blue Care’s Pioneer Lodge in Bundaberg failed to meet many of its required standards. (ABC News) Related Story: Aged care home fails inspection two months before septicaemia death Related Story: My husband suffered in a nursing home. Here’s …

Warner on pain of losing cricket ‘family’, reveals clouded mind since Durban

March 31, 2018. Australian cricketer David Warner speaks publicly for the first time since the ball-tampering saga during the third Test against South Africa. "It’s tough for me to talk about where my thought space was on that day given the circumstances that happened in Durban," Warner said. "The Australian cricket …

NSW Government reveals infrastructure plan for next 20 years

NSW Government reveals infrastructure plan for next 20 years

Posted March 18, 2018 15:43:33 Photo: The upcoming by-elections are just three months after Gladys Berejiklian became NSW Premier. (AAP: Sam Mooy) NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has unveiled the state’s infrastructure strategy for the next 20 years. Every five years, the State Government outlines its key infrastructure projects it plans …