Editors' Picks

Sun 21 Apr 2019

Psychopaths versus sociopaths: what is the difference?

Psychopaths versus sociopaths: what is the difference?

PSYCHOPATH and sociopath are popular psychology terms to describe violent monsters born of our worst nightmares. And they hide among us.

Explainer: what is the dark web?

Explainer: what is the dark web?

IT'S the other side of the internet, the dark side. It's not hard to find but be warned, there are risks and hidden dangers.

Nadal crumbles in ‘jaw-dropping’ scenes

Nadal crumbles in ‘jaw-dropping’ scenes

A little known underdog has ended Rafael Nadal’s winning streak at the Monte Carlo Masters, handing the defending champion a brutal reality check.

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

They don’t have horns and tails. They look and act like you and me. Except for one key difference: they’re sexually attracted to children.

'Your son is going to die today'

'Your son is going to die today'

Jody Daetz was 17 when leukaemia struck, now his mother is on a mission to help others.

Sat 20 Apr 2019

‘Hangry’: why some people get grumpy when they're hungry

‘Hangry’: why some people get grumpy when they're hungry

The cause of hanger lies in some of the processes that happen inside your body when it needs food.

When we lose weight, where does it go?

When we lose weight, where does it go?

THE world is obsessed with fad diets and weight loss, yet few of us know how a kilogram of fat actually vanishes off the scales.

Happy news! Masturbation actually has health benefits

Happy news! Masturbation actually has health benefits

CONDUCT an Internet search for “masturbation,” and you will find hundreds, if not thousands, of slang phrases for the act.

Fri 19 Apr 2019

Ordering the vego meal? There’s animal blood on your hands

Ordering the vego meal? There’s animal blood on your hands

The ethics of eating red meat have been grilled by critics who question its consequences for environmental health and animal welfare.

Car involved in fatal hit-and-run found abandoned in bush

Car involved in fatal hit-and-run found abandoned in bush

THE car involved in the fatal hit and run which killed one woman and left another man seriously injured has been found, but the driver has not yet come forward.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

TOO EASY: How I almost killed my own daughter

TOO EASY: How I almost killed my own daughter

A SUNSHINE Coast woman who cancelled an abortion at the last minute is bravely sharing her story in the hope that it will save unborn lives.

Truckie avoids smash after car's last minute lane change

Truckie avoids smash after car's last minute lane change

A TRUCKIE showed just how skilled a driver he was when he avoided a serious crash after a car driver cut in front of him at the last minute.

Woman dies in low-speed crash on Easter holiday eve

Woman dies in low-speed crash on Easter holiday eve

UPDATE: A woman has died in a low-speed two-vehicle crash on James St early this morning.

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Popular baby product recalled over serious safety concerns

Popular baby product recalled over serious safety concerns

The faulty product has been pulled from shelves over concerns children could injure themselves.

Fake vegan invasion Facebook post exposed

Fake vegan invasion Facebook post exposed

IF a Facebook post is to be believed, several stores will face a massive vegan invasion next week... or will they?

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