Canberra school kids mowed down by raging cyclist during cross-country run

Canberra school kids mowed down by raging cyclist during cross-country run

Updated May 04, 2018 17:29:50 Photo: The cyclist rammed one child before remounting and targeting three more. (ABC News: Danielle Bonica) Police are searching for a cyclist in Canberra who mowed down four school children while they were running a cross-country event. The children were running near a waterway construction …

Anzac Day: Emotions run high as French PM pays tribute to diggers at Sir John Monash Centre opening

Anzac Day: Emotions run high as French PM pays tribute to diggers at Sir John Monash Centre opening

Updated April 25, 2018 11:43:25 Photo: Edouard Philippe and Malcolm Turnbull pose near the bust of a soldier as they attend the inauguration ceremony of the Sir John Monash Centre. (AP: Pascal Rossignol) Related Story: Messages of pride, love and sacrifice as Australia pauses to mark Anzac Day Related Story: …

Dementia project run by Alzheimer’s WA helps one country town learn to carry on with life

Dementia project run by Alzheimer’s WA helps one country town learn to carry on with life

Posted April 21, 2018 08:13:38 Photo: Laurie and Jane Parkin say York’s dementia awareness program has given them reassurance. (ABC News: Emily Piesse) It was a comment from her boss two years ago that led Jane Parkin on a life-changing investigation. The 64-year-old was working as a pre-primary and kindergarten …

Melbourne Storm beat Brisbane Broncos 34-20 at Lang Park as the Warriors end the Dragons’ unbeaten run

Melbourne Storm beat Brisbane Broncos 34-20 at Lang Park as the Warriors end the Dragons’ unbeaten run

Updated April 20, 2018 22:46:50 Photo: Josh Addo-Carr maintained his great run of try-scoring, bagging two in the Storm’s win over the Broncos. (AAP: Glenn Hunt) The Melbourne Storm have weathered a second half comeback from the Brisbane Broncos to win one of the matches of the season The win …

Fake Black Lives Matter Facebook page run by Australian union official – report | US news

A high-ranking Australian union official has been suspended amid reports he ran a fake Black Lives Matter Facebook page that solicited donations from the movement’s supporters. CNN reports that Ian MacKay – an official with the National Union of Workers – helped set up and run a Facebook page called …

Perth man Benjamin French critical after suspected hit and run on Koh Samui

Perth man Benjamin French critical after suspected hit and run on Koh Samui

Posted March 31, 2018 15:22:52 A Perth man is fighting for his life in a Thai hospital after being injured in what his family believes was a hit and run on the resort island of Koh Samui. Benjamin French, 36, was on the island for a friend’s wedding, when it …

Matildas’ winning run comes to an end thanks to ludicrous penalty decision

Matildas’ winning run comes to an end thanks to ludicrous penalty decision

Updated March 03, 2018 13:07:27 Video: Portugal ends Matildas winning streak (ABC News) Related Story: Last minute strike seals dramatic Matildas win as Kerr sets new standards A 0-0 draw against Portugal in the Algarve Cup is by no means a bad result, but the Matildas will be nonetheless disappointed …

Cynthia Nixon: Sex and the City actress to run for New York governor

Cynthia Nixon: Sex and the City actress to run for New York governor

Updated March 20, 2018 09:33:47 Video: Actress Cynthia Nixon announces “we want government to work again” (Photo: AP/Michael Sohn) (ABC News) Former Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon has announced she will run for governor of the state of New York, challenging incumbent Andrew Cuomo for the Democratic nomination. …