Canal jumper released on bail

AN 18-year-old man who jumped into a canal at Surfers Paradise to avoid being arrested by police on Wednesday night has been granted bail. [Read entire story]

Broadie has it all

BROADBEACH has come of age and it has everything – the beach, the parks, the waterways, the casino, the restaurants and of course amazing shopping at Pacific Fair. [Read entire story]

Tony Abbott: ‘Change is imminent’

FORMER Prime minister Tony Abbott has made intersting comments on the state of the Liberal Party, and its future. [Read entire story]

Samsung will no longer make Note7

SAMSUNG has permanently ended production of the Galaxy Note7 smartphone, revealing it would not make any more of its one-time flagship device. [Read entire story]

Man’s five-day crime spree

A MAN who has allegedly been responsible for at least five shooting incidents since Thursday was arrested in dramatic scenes yesterday. [Read entire story]

Terror strikes in Munich

AT LEAST eight people are dead after gunmen opened fire at a shopping mall in Munich, in what German police say “looks like a terrorist attack”. [Read entire story]

‘It’s still a prison. I feel like an animal’

REACTION to the first TV crew’s story to emerge from Nauru tonight ranged from stunned to cynical. And it was a surprise to Australia’s Immigration minister. [Read entire story]

‘Dam may spill’ as heavy rain hits

THE wild weather is far from over in Sydney and southern NSW, with a major dam full to bursting as another downpour begins. [Read entire story]

Train delays, evacuations in Sydney

HOUSES on Sydney’s northern beaches are at risk of plunging into the ocean and commuters face public transport chaos as storms batter the east coast of Australia. [Read entire story]

Flight from Paris to Cairo disappears

UPDATED: Egyptian aviation officials say an EgyptAir plane people that disappeared from radar during a flight from Paris to Cairo most likely crashed into the sea. [Read entire story]

Shorten aids woman after car crash

ROLLING UPDATES: Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has come to the aid of a woman and child after a car accident in NSW’s Hunter Valley. [Read entire story]

Parent burned in school blast

BREAKING: A woman has been taken to hospital with burns after a barbecue mishap led to reports of an explosion at a school on the NSW Central Coast. [Read entire story]

World’s major cities on high alert

NEW York, London, Paris and other major world capitals are on high alert and security has been ramped up big time in the wake of the attacks. [Read entire story]

Five dead in ambush-style massacre

POLICE are hunting two suspects after gunmen allegedly opened fire at a Pittsburgh backyard party, killing five and injuring several others. [Read entire story]

Rats in the ranks, chasing the PM’s tail?

A DAY after announcing police will investigate a leak of classified defence documents, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watched a game of rats and rabbits. [Read entire story]

SA woman charged after corruption probe

AN investigation by South Australia's corruption watchdog has led to the arrest of an Adelaide woman charged with deception offences. [Read entire story]

Woman’s body found on NSW north coast

THE body of a woman, believed to be a missing Canadian national, has been found in bushland on the NSW northern coast. [Read entire story]

Flight Centre eyes China for expansion

TRAVEL company Flight Centre has boosted its first half profit by 16 per cent and is eyeing opportunities to expand in China and Europe. [Read entire story]

Leaders moved by ovarian cancer survivor

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten have been touched by the story of an ovarian cancer survivor. [Read entire story]

N Korea satellite prompts Japan sanctions

JAPAN has imposed sanctions on North Korea following its satellite launch. [Read entire story]

Joint Korean factory operation suspended

NORTH Korea has had an important source of revenue cut off as the South suspends operations at a jointly-run factory following a rocket launch. [Read entire story]

Truckie feared dead after fiery Vic smash

POLICE will conduct forensic tests to determine if a missing truck driver involved in a fiery fatal head-on crash in Victoria died in his charred cabin. [Read entire story]

Age of terrorism suspects trending down

THE nation's security agencies remain concerned about the age of individuals on the radar in relation to terrorism, AFP commissioner Andrew Colvin says. [Read entire story]

Dozens of cattle die on Tas-Vic ship

VICTORIAN and Tasmanian authorities are investigating how 59 out of a herd of 200 cattle were killed in a Bass Strait ship crossing. [Read entire story]

China ‘concerned’ at N Korea launch plan

CHINA'S Foreign Ministry has expressed concern about North Korea's reported plans to launch a satellite, and called for restraint. [Read entire story]

Sydney abuse victim speaks of shame, guilt

A YOUNG man abused by a Sydney pedophile has told a court of the lasting pain and destruction it has caused. [Read entire story]

Juror discharged in Jamie Gao trial

THE 15-member panel hearing the NSW Supreme Court murder trial of Roger Rogerson and Glen McNamara has been reduced to 14. [Read entire story]

Revenant takes top spot at Aust box office

STAR Wars: The Force Awakens has had to settle for second place after The Revenant took more than $3 million at the Australian box office. [Read entire story]

House lost but crews on top of Vic blaze

ALTHOUGH a house has been lost in a bushfire in central Victoria, a senior CFA manager has praised crews for their brave battle to contain the blaze. [Read entire story]

Comm Games tender call unlikely to change

COMMONWEALTH Games Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has indicated a US-based company which won a tender for the Gold Coast event will likely keep its contract. [Read entire story]

Media reforms coming soon: Fed govt

THE Turnbull government will introduce new media reforms to parliament in the first part of the year, Communications Minister Mitch Fifield has confirmed. [Read entire story]

Bring it on: Lazarus, on election threat

CROSSBENCH senator Glenn Lazarus says he won't be "blackmailed" about the threat of a double-dissolution over union changes. [Read entire story]

Oatley family thank Australia for tributes

BOB Oatley's family have released a statement thanking everyone for their kind words and tributes following the death of the 87-year-old on Sunday. [Read entire story]

Woman stable after suspected drug overdose

A YOUNG woman is in a stable condition after a suspected drug overdose at Sydney's Field Day festival on New Year's Day. [Read entire story]