World News

Girl, 10, dies after being ‘thrown’ from ‘extreme’ rotating ride at Harvest Festival in front of her family – The Sun

FAMILY members have been left "distraught" after a 10-year-old girl died from being thrown from a carnival ride this weekend. Police confirmed the girl's death, after she was ejected from a ride called "Extreme" on Saturday evening. The incident took place at the Deerfield Township Harvest Festival, New Jersey, at around 6.18pm local time, according […]

Lifestyle

After 20 years, The Flaming Lips’ brand of hope still floats

THE FLAMING LIPSSydney Opera House, September 30★★★½ How appropriate this adult children’s party, this celebration of trust, hope and optimism in the face of pretty much anything, this lysergic-tinged but in truth sober, straight and naturally buoyant event took place on the day it looked like Sydney’s lockout laws might be overturned.* We can go […]

World News

Teacher is sacked after being found with child abuse images

Teacher is sacked from Georgia Toffolo’s former school after being found with scores of child abuse images after he told police ‘Oh God, my life is over – I’m a disgusting person’ Geography teacher sacked after being found with scores of child pornography  Paul Wheller was arrested while teaching at Torquay Girls’ Grammar School He had […]

Sport

Djokovic booed by crowd after retiring at US Open with bad shoulder

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, walks off the court as he retires during his match against Stan Wawrinka, of Switzerland, during the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez) NEW YORK (AP) — Novak Djokovic's left shoulder was aching, his chances were fading in […]