Monday , October 21 2019
Home / 2019 / October / 04

Daily Archives: October 4, 2019

Boy, 14, arrested over two teen stabbings in Brisbane

A teenager has been arrested over two separate stabbings in greater Brisbane that landed other teenagers in hospital this week. On Wednesday night, a 14-year-old boy was allegedly stabbed during a brawl involving a group of teenagers at Kippa-Ring, about 30 kilometres north of Brisbane’s CBD. A teenage boy is …

Read More »

Staff returning to work at troubled Malmsbury youth justice centre

One of the offenders allegedly picked up a plastic cricket bat and lunged at a guard before repeatedly striking him to the head then kicking him when he fell to the ground, according to court documents obtained by Nine News. When another guard attempted to help his colleague, the teenager …

Read More »

‘Pressure is delicious to me’: Adesanya queries Whittaker’s nerve

“He thinks doing these wrestling tournaments in a hall with maybe 60 people is going to prep him for fighting in front of 60,000 people. It’s not gonna … not for a stage like this.” It’s been 16 months since Whittaker has fought – a layoff that was extended after …

Read More »

US House Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry

“We are undertaking that inquiry,” Delmar’s statement said. US President Donald Trump.Credit:Bloomberg Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has refused to hand over Trump’s returns, maintaining that the Democratic-controlled House is seeking them for political purposes. The Democrats say they’re needed for legitimate congressional oversight. The demand for documents capped a tumultuous …

Read More »

Second Hong Kong teen injured by gunfire

Thousands of protesters in masks on Friday streamed into Hong Kong streets after the territory’s leader invoked rarely used emergency powers to ban masks at rallies. Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei shared footage of what appear to be protesters attacking shops in the city. A store is seen vandalized by …

Read More »

UFC 243 preview: Whittaker v Adesanya a true trans-Tasman battle

It’s a trans-Tasman showdown that holds its own in the company of the Bledisloe Cup. While Adesanya has been busy fighting regularly, Whittaker has been out of the cage for the last 16 months. His absence wasn’t supposed to be so lengthy, but he was forced to pull out of …

Read More »

UFC event to draw the eyes of the fight-loving world to Melbourne

Events in Melbourne have featured international celebrity fans Chris Hemsworth and Matt Damon in the front row. Hemsworth will be in attendance again on Sunday, along with English actor Charlie Hunnam who is best known for his role as Jackson “Jax” Teller in the popular TV series Sons Of Anarchy. …

Read More »

Scientists solve a puzzle: what’s really in a fatberg

But how a 64 metre-long fatberg could have festered for years underneath the picturesque seaside town of Sidmouth, England, more than 250 kilometres from London, presented a different puzzle to the company that manages the sewers in the area. Sidmouth, which counts only around 13,000 people as permanent residents, was …

Read More »

Prince Harry to sue over phone hacking claims

A spokeswoman for News Group Newspapers, publisher of The Sun, confirmed that a claim had been issued by Harry. Court documents first reported by website Byline Investigates also show that Harry is targeting Mirror Group Newspapers, owned by Reach PLC, with the legal action. A spokesman for Reach declined to …

Read More »

Sterling properties on Bourke Hill

Colliers International agents Daniel Wolman, Oliver Hay, David Sia and Chris Ling are selling the properties in conjunction with Peter Lane of Lane Commercial at a lunchtime auction on November 15. They will be offered separately in back-to-back auctions and could fetch between $5-$10 million each. McPhee’s Antiques McPhee’s Fine …

Read More »