Hillary Clinton tells Julia Gillard the 2016 US election was ‘a perfect storm’

Hillary Clinton tells Julia Gillard the 2016 US election was ‘a perfect storm’

Posted May 11, 2018 00:08:41 Photo: A significant chunk of Ms Clinton’s talk with Ms Gillard in Melbourne was spent discussing sexism and misogyny. (AAP: Joe Castro) Related Story: Julian Assange hits back at ‘creepy’ Clinton over Russia allegations Related Story: How losing to Donald Trump changed Hillary Clinton In …

Accused killer shot wife Novy Chardon in back of the head, ‘prison informant’ Peter Foster tells court

Accused killer shot wife Novy Chardon in back of the head, ‘prison informant’ Peter Foster tells court

Updated May 10, 2018 13:19:07 An accused murderer told his cellmate that he shot his wife in the back of the head using a handgun with a silencer, saying there would not be forensic evidence because he was wearing protective overalls, a court has heard. John Chardon is facing a …

Railway heritage clock collection tells the importance of time for train transport

Railway heritage clock collection tells the importance of time for train transport

Posted April 30, 2018 08:12:59 Photo: Clock conservator Doug Minty inside the Sydney Trains heritage clock collection. (ABC Radio Sydney: Luke Wong) Related Story: The clocks that made the trains (and an entire state) run on time Related Story: Sydney is rebuilding tram systems ripped out in the 1960s Hidden …

Sophie Mirabella tearfully tells court of ‘disgusting’ Benalla Ensign story in defamation case

Sophie Mirabella tearfully tells court of ‘disgusting’ Benalla Ensign story in defamation case

Posted April 27, 2018 14:10:52 Former Liberal frontbencher Sophie Mirabella has broken down several times as she told a jury of the “gut-wrenching” fall-out from a newspaper article that accused her of physically pushing a political rival. Mrs Mirabella is suing north-east Victorian newspaper the Benalla Ensign and its then-editor …

Policeman’s punch attack on baby son ‘horrendous’, judge tells Brisbane court

Policeman’s punch attack on baby son ‘horrendous’, judge tells Brisbane court

Updated April 24, 2018 16:39:26 A Queensland policeman punched his 10-week-old baby son in the stomach so hard it ruptured organs and caused fatal injuries because he was “intensely frustrated”, a court has heard. Colin David Randall was charged with murder in 2016, 18 months after his infant died, but …

Unwinding commissions for financial advisers ‘complicated’, Westpac boss tells royal commission

Unwinding commissions for financial advisers ‘complicated’, Westpac boss tells royal commission

Posted April 20, 2018 11:35:11 Photo: Mr Wright conceded there was still an incentive for advisers to oversell insurance products. (AAP: Julian Smith) The banking royal commission has been told by a senior Westpac banker it would be difficult to unwind the inherent conflict between sales and advice because the …

Theresa May tells British Parliament that Syria strikes were ‘legal and moral’

Theresa May tells British Parliament that Syria strikes were ‘legal and moral’

Updated April 17, 2018 05:47:34 Video: Theresa May defends Syria air strike, says UK was not influenced by Trump (ABC News) British Prime Minister Theresa May has told restive MPs that military air strikes against Syria were right both legally and morally, and accused Syria and its ally Russia of …

John Howard tells Liberal MPs to back Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

John Howard tells Liberal MPs to back Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

Posted April 05, 2018 19:10:50 Video: John Howard says the Liberal Party must “work together”. (ABC News) Related Story: ‘Why are you smiling?’ asks PM after another Newspoll loss Related Story: Abbott says the Newspoll test also applies to Turnbull Former prime minister John Howard says he does not detect …

Donald Trump’s lawyer tells Stormy Daniels to ‘cease and desist’ after interview – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump’s lawyer tells Stormy Daniels to ‘cease and desist’ after interview – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 27, 2018 08:15:19 Video: Trump’s alleged mistress says she was threatened in a car park (ABC News) Related Story: Stormy Daniels says she was threatened over alleged Donald Trump affair Related Story: This porn star says she used aliases to keep affair with Trump quiet. His was ‘David …