The Matildas’ rise to glory 40 years in the making

The Matildas’ rise to glory 40 years in the making

Updated March 12, 2018 18:35:52 Photo: It’s been a long road to recognition and equality for the Matildas. (AAP: Darren Pateman) Related Story: Matildas fall short against Portugal in Algarve Cup play-off Related Story: SA soccer program aims to boost number of female coaches For years the cards seemed stacked …

Vladimir Putin’s re-election also marks four years since he annexed Crimea

Vladimir Putin’s re-election also marks four years since he annexed Crimea

Updated March 20, 2018 15:14:12 Photo: People attend a rally marking the fourth anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region. (Reuters: Maxim Shemetov) On Sunday, March 18, Vladimir Putin was elected to rule Russia as president for a further six years. But the date also marked the fourth anniversary …

Ground Truth installation let’s you explore 30 years of Brisbane development

Ground Truth installation let’s you explore 30 years of Brisbane development

Posted March 23, 2018 13:41:25 Photo: An image of the greater Brisbane region taken on January 16, 2001. (Supplied: U.S. Geological Survey) Seeking a bird’s-eye view of our world using a drone is an obsession for some, but a group of artists, scientists, game designers and composers have come together …

Stephen Boyd sentenced to 25 years for brutal murder of wife

Stephen Boyd sentenced to 25 years for brutal murder of wife

Posted March 23, 2018 11:34:15 A Sydney man who brutally murdered his former partner before knocking his son unconscious has been sentenced to a total of 34 years prison, with a non parole period of 25 and a half years. Stephen James Boyd, 53, was found guilty of murdering his …

US school shooting: Legacy of Columbine High School massacre 19 years later

US school shooting: Legacy of Columbine High School massacre 19 years later

Updated March 23, 2018 07:05:14 Video: The legacy of Columbine (ABC News) Stalking the hallways of an elementary school in Denver’s suburbs, a masked SWAT team cautiously enters the cafeteria. Key points: No school shooting played out on live television like Columbine did Columbine survivors say nothing was done about …

Anglo American could take years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Anglo American could take years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Updated March 22, 2018 17:59:44 Video: Road cracks strand central Queensland community (ABC News) Related Story: Miner blasted by road users isolated for months by earthquake-like crack Related Story: Earthquake-like crack frightens Queensland drivers in coal belt A mining company has admitted it could take years to fix the logistical …

‘Night stalker’ Jason Burr jailed for 20 years over multiple rapes

‘Night stalker’ Jason Burr jailed for 20 years over multiple rapes

Updated March 22, 2018 18:14:07 A serial rapist who targeted sleeping women by breaking into their homes has been jailed for 20 years after DNA evidence linked him to the attacks. Jason Juan Burr, dubbed the “night stalker” for his attacks on four women between 2008 and 2016, pleaded guilty …

Kehlet couple’s disappearance in WA outback remains unsolved, three years on

Kehlet couple’s disappearance in WA outback remains unsolved, three years on

Updated March 22, 2018 16:37:42 The last time married couple Raymond and Jennie Kehlet were seen alive was March 22, 2015. The husband and wife from Beverley, south-east of Perth were on a prospecting trip near the Mid West town of Sandstone, 730 kilometres north-east of Perth. The body of …

Anglo American to take two years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Anglo American to take two years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Updated March 22, 2018 15:46:00 Video: Road cracks strand central Queensland community (ABC News) Related Story: Miner blasted by road users isolated for months by earthquake-like crack Related Story: Earthquake-like crack frightens Queensland drivers in coal belt A mining company says it will take two years to fix the logistical …

Kaurna people granted native title rights in Adelaide 18 years after claim

Kaurna people granted native title rights in Adelaide 18 years after claim

Posted March 21, 2018 16:05:43 Photo: The native title claim over the land was first lodged in October 2000. (ABC News: Alina Eacott) The Kaurna people have been officially recognised as the traditional land owners for most of the Adelaide area at an emotional Federal Court hearing nearly two decades …