Wealthy hotspots revealed

Wealthy hotspots revealed

Sydney dominates the nation’s highest-earning postcodes, but one city’s wealthiest suburbs show a decline.



James Corden Praises Bruce Jenner's Coming Out: 'The Most Incredible Thing I'd Seen' — WATCH VIDEO...

James Corden Praises Bruce Jenner's Coming Out: "The Most Incredible Thing I'd Seen" — WATCH VIDEO...

James Corden praised Bruce Jenner for coming out as transgender on Monday's "Late Late Show." Watch here!

Sam Smith Has Vocal Hemorrhage, Cancels Tour Dates: 'This Kills Me!'

Sam Smith Has Vocal Hemorrhage, Cancels Tour Dates: "This Kills Me!"

Sam Smith is suffering from a vocal hemorrhage, causing him to cancel his upcoming tour dates. Find out more here.

Furious Baltimore Mom Filmed Smacking Sense into Her Rioting Son

Furious Baltimore Mom Filmed Smacking Sense into Her Rioting Son

Several riots broke out in Baltimore, US, this past Monday following the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old man who died of a severe spinal cord injury while in police custody.  Local media says the riots turned the city into what can only be described as a war zone, forcing authorities

Professor at Texas A&M Galveston fails entire class

Professor at Texas A&M Galveston fails entire class

GALVESTON, Texas -A professor at Texas A&M Galveston failed an entire class, and he outlined his reasons in a fiery email sent to those students. In the email professor Irwin Horwitz sent to his students, he called them a disgrace to the school.Read more on NewsOK.com

Latest on police-custody death: Governor heads to Baltimore

Latest on police-custody death: Governor heads to Baltimore

8:25 a.m. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is temporarily moving his office from the state capital, Annapolis, to Baltimore on Tuesday after rioting and fires broke out in the city. Hogan spokeswoman Erin Montgomery says the governor will visit sites around the city Tuesday morning and plans to work out

National Guard called in to keep the peace in Baltimore

National Guard called in to keep the peace in Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP) — National Guardsmen fanned out across the city, police with riot shields blocked streets, and firefighters doused smoldering blazes Tuesday after looting and arson erupted in Baltimore following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody. It was the first time the Natio

Tortoise On Wheels Makes The Best Of A Bad Situation

Tortoise On Wheels Makes The Best Of A Bad Situation

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When rats take your legs... get a pair of wheels? Mrs. T the tortoise had some bad luck recently when rats broke into her hutch and gnawed off her two front legs and one of her hind legs to the elbow joint. Her owner, Jude Ryder of Pembroke, West Wales,

Australians plea for mercy for condemned nationals in Indonesia

Australians plea for mercy for condemned nationals in Indonesia

Several hundred people held a vigil in Sydney for the two convicted Australians awaiting execution in Indonesia.

In other towns and cities too people appealed for clemency for Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, both in their early thirties.

There was also a small protest outsi

Small Banks Want a Piece of Data Breach Settlements

Small Banks Want a Piece of Data Breach Settlements

Small banks and institutions, angered at being squeezed by larger banks, are banding together to recoup hundreds of millions in losses from recent high-profile data breaches. Photo: Getty


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Baltimore riots: Journalists brutalized amid night of chaos

Baltimore riots: Journalists brutalized amid night of chaos

At least five journalists were brutalized by Baltimore protesters while covering the violent riots that erupted in the city.

Mother Disciplining Rioting Son In Baltimore Caught On Camera

Mother Disciplining Rioting Son In Baltimore Caught On Camera

Amidst the chaos during Baltimore riots, one mother was determined to let her son know that she disapproved of his actions.

On Monday, violent protests erupted in the city of Baltimore following Freddie Gray's funeral.
Amidst the chaos, one mother was determined to let her rioting s

From Trayvon To Garner: Deaths Spark Anger

From Trayvon To Garner: Deaths Spark Anger

In the wake of the Baltimore riots, sparked by the death of Freddie Gray, here is a look at recent cases of police brutality and racially-charged deaths.

William And Kate Treat Royal Fans At Lindo

William And Kate Treat Royal Fans At Lindo

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have delighted royal fans camped outside the hospital where the couple's second baby is due to be born by providing them with breakfast.

Saudi Arabia Arrests 93 Suspected IS Militants

Saudi Arabia Arrests 93 Suspected IS Militants

Saudi Arabia says it has arrested 93 suspected Islamic State militants, including at least 77 Saudi nationals.

Family's Tributes For Karen As Funeral Held

Family's Tributes For Karen As Funeral Held

Mourners at the funeral of student nurse Karen Buckley have been told her killing "violates our sense of order".

200 Protesters Arrested In Baltimore Rioting

200 Protesters Arrested In Baltimore Rioting

Some 200 people have been arrested during a night of rioting in Baltimore that left 15 officers injured and entire parts of the city in chaos.

After deadly earthquake, Everest mountaineer focuses on how he can help

After deadly earthquake, Everest mountaineer focuses on how he can help

The devastating earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday dealt another blow to the climbing community of Mount Everest. And while small in scale to the mass destruction in Kathmandu and other areas of Nepal, the situation on the world’s highest peak highlights the importance tourism will play in

14 photos of people being ridiculously excited that the royal baby is nearly here

14 photos of people being ridiculously excited that the royal baby is nearly here

LONDON — The nondescript area outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London has been splashed with reds, whites and blues for the past couple of weeks as a hardcore contingent of royalists have set up shop in preparation for Kate Middleton's second baby. See also: Duchess meets 'Down

Oh balls: People will never let Ed Balls forget his amazing Twitter fail

Oh balls: People will never let Ed Balls forget his amazing Twitter fail

LONDON — Once upon a time a politician called Ed Balls accidentally tweeted his own name, Ed Balls, to thousands of followers. See also: The 10 biggest Twitter blunders by UK politicians It wasn't a massive balls up but of course everyone pounced, retweeting and favouriting the offending mes

Baltimore mom slaps and scolds rioting son in front of everyone

Baltimore mom slaps and scolds rioting son in front of everyone

Many of the rioters who set Baltimore on fire on Monday evening were teenagers, and city officials called on parents get their kids out of the streets and stem the wave of chaos. At least one mother listened. See also: Photos: Baltimore's 'darkest' day of turmoil As high schoolers threw rocks at

The story of the Bali Nine: How two Australians ended up facing execution in Indonesia

The story of the Bali Nine: How two Australians ended up facing execution in Indonesia

On April 17, 2005, nine Australians were preparing to smuggle 8.3 kilograms of heroin from Bali to Australia. Little did they know, the deal would not go as planned — and it would end in the executions of two of the men and long prison sentences the others. Who are the Bali Nine? The nine Au

Smoldering city: What Baltimore faces now

Smoldering city: What Baltimore faces now

Baltimore residents woke up on Tuesday morning to the ashes of nearly 150 vehicle fires and 15 building fires, set the night before by a group of mostly teenagers whose anti-police demonstrations descended into chaos. More than 200 suspected rioters were arrested. See also: Photos: Baltimore's 'dar

Tony Awards Nominations Announced

Tony Awards Nominations Announced

The surprise of the season, “An American in Paris,” and the sure thing, “Fun Home,” have come out neck and neck in the race for the 2015 Tony Awards, scoring an even dozen nominations apiece. “Something Rotten!” nabbed ten, while revival “The King and I̶

Orchard to Fund Indie TV Series 'The Jamz' From NYTV Festival Prods.

Orchard to Fund Indie TV Series 'The Jamz' From NYTV Festival Prods.

New York-based MCN the Orchard has cut a deal to fund production of its first TV series, “The Jamz,” a workplace comedy set at a Chicago radio station. The project is based on the 2014 New York Television Festival official selection of the same name. It marks the first production effort

Tony Nominations 2015 (FULL LIST)

The nominations for the 2015 Tony Awards have been announced. Tony winners Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will host the ceremony, which will be broadcast live from New York’s Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 7th at 8 p.m. on CBS. Chenoweth is also nominated in the lead actress in a mu

SKODA Superb - Rear Traffic Alert

When reversing out of parking bays, Rear Traffic Alert recognises vehicles approaching from the sides. Radar-based sensors pick up objects at a distance of up to 20 metres. An acoustic signal warns of an impending collision.

Bumble Bee Tuna, two former employees charged in 2012 death at Santa Fe Springs plant

The Los Angles County District Attorney's Office Monday charged Bumble Bee Foods LLC and two of its former employees with "willfully violating worker safety rules, allegedly causing the 2012 death of an employee who became trapped inside an industrial oven at the company's Santa Fe Springs plant."Th

Coffins arrive at Indonesian prison as executions near, despite international outrcy

Ambulances carrying coffins arrived Tuesday at a prison island and relatives paid final visits to their condemned loved ones in a sign that Indonesia will imminently execute eight foreigners and one Indonesian man, despite an international outcry and pleas for mercy.

Baltimore mayor under fire over 'destroy' remarks, response to riots

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was under fire Tuesday morning for her response to the violence that has ripped apart her city and that came to a head Monday.

61.2m iPhone sales help Apple to yet another record quarter

Apple has reported revenues of $58bn for the quarter ending March, marking yet another record trading period for the company. The big success was iPhone, which shipped 61.2m units in the period thanks very much to booming sales of both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China. In the same quar

Nepal PM Koirala: Quake death toll could reach 10,000

Nepal's Prime Minister says the death toll from Saturday's devastating earthquake could reach ten-thousand.

Sushil Koirala has ordered intensified rescue efforts and asked for foreign supplies of tents and medicine. Meanwhile, a UN report shows that Nepal’s most intense earthquake ha

Stevens can be stronger - Griffiths

Ex-world champion Terry Griffiths hopes Matthew Stevens can return "a lot stronger" next season after a troubled period.

Wimbledon prize money rises by £120k

The 2015 Wimbledon singles champions will win £1.88m in prize money, an increase of £120,000 on last year.

It sounds like Warren Buffett might be taking it easy at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting this ...

The Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting is set to take place in Omaha, Nebraska this weekend.  And it sounds like Warren Buffett, the company's 84-year-old CEO, is going to be taking it a bit easier than in past year's at this weekend's meeting, the 50th anniversary edition.  A report from S

Obama to Host Japan's Abe at White House

President Barack Obama welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the White House on Tuesday for an official state visit expected to focus on expanding bilateral defense and economic ties.  Ahead of the visit, Abe and other top Japanese officials met their U.S. counterparts in New York on

AUDIO: 'We were thrown from wall to wall'

Borders journalist David Knox tells BBC Radio Scotland's Angela Soave how he and his family survived Nepal's massive earthquake.

Former AFL executive Andrew Catterall to return to racing

Just two months after he was dumped by Racing Victoria as one of the industry's key strategists, some major Melbourne race clubs have now recalled Andrew Catterall to assist in future programs for the sport

ScottHarrison published Keith Harris, ventriloquist behind Orville the duck, dies aged 67

Ventriloquist Keith Harris, famous for his act with his puppet duck Orville, died today aged 67, his agent said. Robert C Kelly said Harris, whom he described as a "thoroughly decent man", was first diagnosed with cancer in 2013 and became ill again in January. He said: "I spoke to Keith most days

Dozens die in Afghanistan landslide

A massive landslide in a remote province in north-eastern Afghanistan has killed at least 52 people.

Rebels 'using rocket launchers'

Separatist rebels in the east of Ukraine have resumed the use of rocket launchers that should have been withdrawn under a February peace deal, Ukrainian military officials said.

Wimbledon prize money up again

Wimbledon bosses have defended boosting tournament prize money for the fourth year running to hand the singles winners £1.88m in 2015.

Campaigners for No vote 'being racially abused in the street'

Campaigners for a No vote in Marriage Equality Referendum are being racially abused in the street, Mothers and Fathers Matter has claimed today.

Retailers and brands set to benefit from the imminent royal birth

Retailers and brands that move quickly when the Duchess of Cambridge’s new baby is born are likely to make the most of an expected upturn in online searching and shopping for baby-related items. The eyes of many shoppers are expected to be firmly focused on the clothes the Duchess of (moreR

Municipalities should promote interculturalism

Accompanied by her husband, a woman goes to the library to borrow a book. When the librarian asks her for ID, her husband intervenes and takes out the woman's card from his pocket. Surprised, the city employee does not know how to react: should she tell the man she was talking to the woman or should

VIDEO: Video shows moment quake hit Tibet

Footage of the moment a massive earthquake struck Nepal and the Himalayas has emerged - filmed by a survivor in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Pontypridd murder accused in court

The man accused of murdering a woman whose body was found dismembered in a Pontypridd flat appears at crown court via video link.

School memorial for murdered teacher

A memorial is being held at a Leeds school to mark one year since the murder of a teacher by one of her pupils.

VIDEO: Cameron: Russell Brand is a joke

David Cameron has said he has not "got time to hang out with Russell Brand", after being asked if he was jealous of Ed Miliband's meeting with the comedian.

Nigel Farage 'bored with racist slurs'

Nigel Farage says he is "really rather bored" with the media's "obsession" with depicting UKIP as a racist party.

Households 'to expect lower incomes'

In a withering analysis of the major parties' plans, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has concluded that households can expect lower incomes, whoever wins the election

Jury goes out in baby murder trial

The jury is sent out to deliberate in the trial of a man who denies murdering his five-week-old granddaughter.

Gay marriage remark 'misinterpreted'

A general election candidate says he is is sorry if a remark he made about gay marriage was misinterpreted.