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| According to a new report, video streaming outpaces phone use (Bigstock) It could be time to call mum, with a new report finding we're spending more time binge watching streaming services and less time talking on the phone. The consumer watchdog report released on Tuesday found Australians in 2018-19 were downloading and...
| The world's central banks have been told they must take responsibility for climate change if they are to stave off a systemic financial crisis, with a price on carbon pointed out as an effective policy. The Bank for International Settlements - the global financial institution which supports central banks such as...
| Chief Minister Michael Gunner (pictured) has suffered a "minor heart scare" that saw him admitted to a Darwin hospital (AAP Image/Marc McCormack) Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner has suffered a "minor heart scare" that saw him admitted to a Darwin hospital on Saturday. His office says following doctors' advice he will...
| Queensland Health has confirmed that a man has returned to Queensland from Central China while infected with a potentially deadly respiratory illness. A spokesperson has confirmed Queensland Health is testing the man. Media reports suggest he is being quarantined at home in Brisbane. "Because the man travelled...
| In this Jan. 16, 2020, photo, travellers from China's Wuhan go through body temperature scanners at Narita airport in Narita, near Tokyo. A fourth person has died in an outbreak of a new coronavirus in China, authorities said Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, as more places stepped up medical screening of...
| Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar and champion West Indies paceman Courtney Walsh will coach the Ponting XI and Warne XI respectively in the Bushfire Cricket Bash. Big news for the Bushfire Bash 🙌 pic.twitter.com/r8XoL1N27A — #7Cricket (@7Cricket) January 21, 2020 JUST IN 👇 Courtney Walsh and Sachin Tendulkar will join @ShaneWarne and Ricky...
| CORONAVIRUS ORIGINS AND SPREAD * The World Health Organisation began responding to cases of unexplained pneumonia in Wuhan, central China, on December 31, 2019. * The virus is believed to be animal in origin having jumped from animals to humans, with Chinese authorities having linked initial cases to a fish market in Wuhan. *...
| Kentucky Fried Chicken KFC in Spain. (Photo by Budrul Chukrut / SOPA Images/Sipa USA) KFC has apologised over an ad that shows two young boys staring with their mouths agape as a woman adjusts her breasts. The apology was issued after Collective Shout, which campaigns against the objectification of women, labelled the...
| Image Credit: CC0 The attraction to social media has landed a Sydney driver in hot water, but Queensland motorists can also get caught out with this one. Sheree took to Facebook to complain that she had been fined $337 because her passenger was using FaceTime while they were driving....
| Homemade spikes that could cause serious injuries have been found on a NSW Central Coast running trail. A jogger discovered the crude devices - consisting of nails protruding from wine corks - on Alexanders Trail in Lake Macquarie State Conservation Park on Monday morning. Police say the objects are similar to "historic...

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