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Faulty equipment to blame for massive power outage across Sydney

Faulty equipment inside an Ausgrid substation in south western Sydney is to blame for a massive power outage which closed both directions of the M5 East tunnel during peak hour, causing traffic chaos on Sydney streets. Full story »


Partner 'not doing well' after woman and young son found dead inside Adelaide home

A woman in her 40s and her nine-year-old son have been found dead in a house in Adelaide in a suspected murder-suicide. Full story »

CCTV captures moment stolen ute collides with sedan in fatal crash

Two men on their way to work in Sydney were killed when a stolen ute crashed into them at an intersection, with CCTV capturing the high-speed collision. Full story »


Rats gnaw on woman's face in her sleep

A woman besieged by rats claims her condo's infestation has become so severe the vermin gnaw on her face as she sleeps. Full story »


Collapsing machinery narrowly misses workers in Brisbane

Two workmen have narrowly missed being crushed by construction machinery after it collapsed in Brisbane’s north.

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Hero surfers save man from drowning at Gold Coast beach

A quick-thinking group of surfers have pulled an unconscious man from the water at a Gold Coast beach.

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Baby seriously injured after falling from two-storey window in the Blue Mountains

A 12-month old boy has suffered serious head injuries after falling from a two-storey window in the town of Blaxland, in the New South Wales Blue Mountains region.

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Manchester Arena terror attack: First photo of suicide bomber released as killer’s background emerges

A 22-year-old man from Manchester has been identified as the suspected perpetrator of an attack which killed 22 people and injured 59 at an Ariana Grande concert. Full story »


ISIS propaganda machine celebrates across Twitter in wake of Manchester Arena blast

A survivor is carried out of Manchester Arena, while armed police stand guard. Credit: Joel Goodman/LNP and AFP
The notorious ISIS network on Twitter was set alight today following news of a feared terror attack that killed at least 19 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Full story »

Manchester Arena terror attack in pictures

Dozens have been injured and 19 killed in a terror attack inside Manchester Arena following an Adriana Grande concert.  Full story »

'Never felt so scared in my life': Man who filmed Manchester explosion endured awful wait for girlfriend trapped inside

The deep rumbling boom that echoed across darkened streets around the Manchester Arena signalled something terrible had just happened inside the Ariana Grande concert. Full story »

Manchester attack: Lost children taken in by local businesses as concerned parents turn to Twitter

Concerned friends and family members have been using social media to share pictures of their loved ones who attended the concert. (Twitter)

In the wake of a deadly suspected explosion at Ariana Grande's Manchester concert, some local businesses have taken in hundreds of displaced children and concertgoers’ loved ones have made desperate pleas for information.  Full story »


Manchester Arena explosion: Woman splattered by blood left haunted by lucky Ariana Grande 'bomb' escape

Abby Mullen's hair splattered with blood (left) from what she claimed was a bomb at Manchester Arena.
A young British woman has narrowly escaped the Ariana Grande concert explosion covered in blood, other people's skin, human faeces and "god knows what" in her hair. Full story »

More than 20 people treated after truck and tram collision in Melbourne

Paramedics treated 29 in Melbourne after a collision between a truck carrying soil and a tram, which threw the truck on its side and sent the tram off tracks. Full story »


Relieved Qantas passengers touch down in Melbourne after sparks fly from plane’s engine mid-flight

A Los Angeles to Melbourne flight carrying more than 300 passengers has finally touched down to the relief of frustrated travellers. Full story »


SES crews rescue three women trapped on steep hill in Werribee Gorge

Emergency crews are attempting to rescue three women who have become trapped on a steep hill in the Werribee Gorge. Full story »


Out-of-control fire ravaging Melbourne home

A fire is ripping through a home in Melbourne's north west Full story »


Twenty-four students hospitalised after suffering 'chemical inhalation' at Queensland school

Twenty-four students are in hospital after inhaling a harmful chemical at a Queensland high school. Full story »


Alyssa Elsman shared video from Times Square before car rampage

Alyssa Elsman posted a short video of a bustling Times Square only moments before a man ploughed through pedestrians killing her and injuring her sister. Full story »


New York City Times Square rampage in pictures

A man has leaped from his burning car and tried to attack terrified witnesses who watched him run down scores of people in New York City's Times Square. Full story »