Fittest woman on Earth, CG2018 gold medallist Tia Clair-Toomey back home ‘training mind as a muscle’ – Commonwealth Games 2018

Fittest woman on Earth, CG2018 gold medallist Tia Clair-Toomey back home ‘training mind as a muscle’ – Commonwealth Games 2018

Posted April 21, 2018 06:08:40 Photo: Tia Clair-Toomey was straight back in the gym training for this year’s CrossFit Games. (ABC Capricornia: Rachel McGhee) Related Story: ‘Hope that she is proud of me’: Tia-Clair Toomey’s late cousin inspires dramatic Games victory Related Story: Tia-Clair Toomey claims ‘fittest woman on Earth’ …

Homicide suspected in case of woman found dead with barbell on her throat, coroner’s court hears

Homicide suspected in case of woman found dead with barbell on her throat, coroner’s court hears

Updated April 19, 2018 16:39:35 Photo: Dragi Stojanovski uses an umbrella to shield his brother and mother from a photographer. (ABC News: Melissa Brown) A woman found dead in her garage after a reported weightlifting accident was likely the victim of a homicide, a Victorian coroner says. Snezana Stojanovska, 26, …

Woman who sacked contractor opposed to same-sex marriage cleared by Fair Work

Woman who sacked contractor opposed to same-sex marriage cleared by Fair Work

Updated April 19, 2018 15:28:19 A woman who stopped using the services of a children’s party entertainer after learning she publicly supported the No side of the same-sex marriage debate has been cleared by the Fair Work Ombudsman. Madlin Sims’s party business ended its relationship with a contractor, identified only …

Canadian woman Melina Roberge jailed for role in smuggling 24kg of cocaine into Australia

Canadian woman Melina Roberge jailed for role in smuggling 24kg of cocaine into Australia

Updated April 18, 2018 17:16:19 Photo: Melina Roberge will be eligible for parole in May 2021. (Supplied: Instagram) Related Story: Record drug haul: trio charged over 95kg of cocaine found on cruise ship Related Story: ‘This will haunt me for the rest of my life’: Cruise ship drug courier jailed …

Woman pleads guilty to faking cancer treatment after raising $45,000 from community

Woman pleads guilty to faking cancer treatment after raising $45,000 from community

Updated April 18, 2018 12:01:24 Video: Melissa Quinn arrives at Casino Local Court (ABC News) A woman who falsely claimed she had cancer has pleaded guilty to fraud offences after raising tens of thousands of dollars from the community for “treatment”. Former Cricket New South Wales development officer Melissa Quinn …

‘You can do this!’ ambo says over the phone as woman gives birth in emergency roadside delivery

‘You can do this!’ ambo says over the phone as woman gives birth in emergency roadside delivery

Posted April 17, 2018 17:32:45 Photo: Baby Ivy had a dramatic entry into the world. (ABC News: Nancy Notzon) Related Story: Risky, roadside births reduced by local birthing service Related Story: Speeding motorist gives police child birth surprise “I can’t, I can’t push!” Aimie Earl yelled. “You can do this, …

P&O cruise ship arrives in Brisbane after woman lost overboard

P&O cruise ship arrives in Brisbane after woman lost overboard

Updated April 15, 2018 09:25:14 Police have determined there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding the disappearance of a 47-year-old woman who fell overboard a P&O cruise ship whilst at sea last week. A crew member witnessed the passenger plunge from the top deck of the Pacific Dawn liner off the …

P&O cruise ship arrives in Brisbane after woman lost overboard

P&O cruise ship arrives in Brisbane after woman lost overboard

Posted April 15, 2018 06:20:26 A P&O cruise ship has arrived back in Brisbane after one of its passengers fell overboard last week. P&O said the 47-year-old Brisbane woman fell from the top deck of the Pacific Dawn near New Caledonia on Thursday afternoon. The ship searched the surrounding waters …

Why we need more working class voices (by a bourgeois woman who grows kale) – RN

Why we need more working class voices (by a bourgeois woman who grows kale) – RN

Posted April 14, 2018 06:30:00 Photo: Nelly Thomas is an Australian comedian and author. (Supplied: Nelly Thomas ) We live in a country where politicians from elite backgrounds, on six-figure incomes, call themselves battlers. Plumbers earn more than writers for The Guardian, and the children of working people dare to …

Woman: An Intimate Geography

Woman: An Intimate Geography National Book Award Finalist: This look at the science of the female body is “a tour de force . . . wonderful, entertaining and informative” (TheNew York Times Book Review). From a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist who covers science for the New York Times, Woman is an essential guide to everything …