Lawyers representing a vile pedophile who lured a cognitively impaired child and with his wife sexually abused him over years made a bizarre request before he was jailed on Thursday. Julia Ann Bamforth, 50, and husband Paul Robert Bamforth, 51, were sentenced at Gosford District Court on Thursday over more
Former Senator for Victoria and radio personality Derryn Hinch has said he will be running for Lord Mayor of Melbourne this year, with a formal announcement coming once he’s found his deputy candidate. The 80 year-old shock jock has been in journalism for 63 years, and moved into politics in
An award-winning teacher and mother-of-two has been declared dead by a coronial inquest more than 26 years after she was hoodwinked by her lover and vanished without a trace. The mysterious circumstances surrounding the 1997 disappearance of Marion Barter, 51, were laid bare by NSW coroner Teresa O’Sullivan on Thursday.
Radio star and comedian Dave ‘Hughesy’ Hughes and his co-host Erin Molan have offered to prop up a NSW anti-vaping campaign, free of charge. Hughesy, who has been open about overcoming smoking and vaping, and experimenting with vaping, made the admission on 2Day FM on Thursday morning while interviewing NSW
A map splattered in red blotches indicating countless “dead spots” across the Telstra 4G network has unveiled the scale of the telco’s widespread and long-running outages. Thousands of customers across Sydney’s eastern suburbs including Coogee, Kingsford and Maroubra, have been told to wait nine days – from 9.22am on February
The man accused of a random stabbing spree plans to fight the allegations by saying police arrested the wrong person, a court has been told. Christopher Raftopoulos, 31, was arrested in the early hours of January 7 after five people were stabbed in a three-hour window across Melbourne overnight. He
Police likely suspect a person involved in the search for Ballarat mum Samantha Murphy could be her killer, an esteemed crime expert has said. The mother-of-three, 51 left her Eureka Street home in Ballarat on February 4 to go on a run in the Woowookarung Regional Park. Despite major search