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City council closes ranks on donations CEO received for yacht race

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Chief executive Justin Hanney launched an online fundraising campaign to cover ‘equipment, crew and costs’ for the 2020 Sydney to Hobart, raising more than $35,000.

AFL Round 17 LIVE: Melbourne Demons face Geelong Cats in top-of-the-table clash at GMHBA Stadium

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The Geelong Cats will host the Melbourne Demons at the Cattery on Thursday night, searching for preliminary final revenge in a top-of-the-table clash.

Census reveals Melbourne’s Bible belt nestles around the airport

Thursday, July 7, 2022

In a pocket of north-west Melbourne suburbs, two-thirds of the population is Christian, the latest census data reveals.

Whose voice? Silencing local Aboriginal communities a mistake

Thursday, July 7, 2022

A NSW program designed to empower local Aboriginal communities is under review but scrapping it would be a major setback for Indigenous voices.

Developer blames pandemic lockdowns for collapse of six companies

Thursday, July 7, 2022

CBD Development director Guo Jing Chen is behind an almost complete $400 million tower complex in Box Hill that will be unaffected by the administration.

Marles commits to local jobs, won’t rule out ready-made submarine stopgap

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Defence Minister Richard Marles has assured Australia’s defence industry it will be central to the acquisition of its nuclear-powered submarines.

Boris Johnson resigns LIVE updates: UK Prime Minister resigns; Conservatives to elect new party leader

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The British Prime Minister has got the message that his party wants him to go.

Former PM Morrison eyeing spot on rugby league commission

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Scott Morrison has approached a prominent rugby league figure to express an interest in a future position as a member of the Australian Rugby League Commission.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to resign

Thursday, July 7, 2022

It comes just two years after leading the Conservatives to an 80-seat landslide victory at the polls.

‘The woman was trapped’: Flood rescues across NSW as state turns to clean-up

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Tens of thousands of people across NSW remain under evacuation orders and warnings on Thursday evening, as the mammoth clean-up and recovery efforts begin.

Helicopter pilots save thousands of ducklings from floods

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Helicopter pilots have saved more than 3000 ducklings that were cut off by floodwaters.

Rising cost of lettuce impacting Sydney dugong

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The rising cost of lettuce is now impacting Sydney dugong named Pig as the vegetable is his entire diet.

Cash boost for thousands of South Australians

Thursday, July 7, 2022

A much-needed cash boost will hit the bank accounts of hundreds of thousands of South Australians next month.

Juvenile fur seal appears on South Australian farm

Thursday, July 7, 2022

South Australian farmers have had a surprise meet and greet in the wheat with a juvenile fur seal.

‘We need to help them’: Clubs split on North’s case for priority picks

Thursday, July 7, 2022

As Geoff Walsh continues his review into the club’s football department, The Age canvassed presidents or chiefs from 11 clubs on whether the Kangaroos should receive a priority pick.

Paramedic opens up about the darkest time in his life

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Queensland Ambulance Service's newest recruit has tattoos that cover his face, as a reminder of the darkest time in his life.

Major trauma hospital reportedly under pressure

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The nurses union has told 9News there is a shortage of beds in the emergency department at Westmead Hospital. The hospital denies the claim.

Player dealt a life ban after OzTag incident

Thursday, July 7, 2022

A Queensland OzTag player has been dealt a life ban from the sport after an incident at Rocklea on Monday.

Australia news LIVE: Attorney-General orders government to drop Bernard Collaery charges; severe flooding continues across NSW as $1000 disaster payment relief becomes available

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Australia news LIVE: Severe flooding continues across Sydney as $1000 disaster payment relief becomes available; ANZ, CBA and NAB pass on interest rate hike

Safe thrown out car window amid dramatic Melbourne police chase

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Three men have been arrested over a bungled break-in at a Telstra store in Hoppers Crossing.

Renters Face Fiercest Competition in Florida and the Northeast

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Demand for apartments in Florida has intensified, followed by markets in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as Americans embrace remote work.

Sir Michael Caine finally sells seven-bedroom Surrey mansion for £3.5m

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The Hollywood star, 89, managed to get £3.5 million for the seven-bedroom house, near Leatherhead, after he cut the price by £250,000 last year.

UK property prices rise at the fastest rate for 18 years

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Imbalance between supply and demand continues to drive up prices despite cost of living crisis

House prices in the UK rose at the fastest annual rate in 18 years last month as demand – especially for larger homes – continued to outstrip the number of properties on the market.

Halifax, one of the country’s biggest mortgage lenders and part of Lloyds Banking Group, said the market “defied any expectations of a slowdown”, with prices rising year on year in June by 13%, the highest since late 2004. Prices rose 1.8% compared with May, which was the biggest monthly rise since early 2007.

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Things To Consider Before Starting a Demolition Project

Thursday, July 7, 2022

If a demolition project is on the cards for your home or business, here are a few of the many things you might like to consider before it gets underway.

In Malibu, an actor's one-bedroom home aims for $18.45 million

Thursday, July 7, 2022

In Malibu's ultra-exclusive market, a one-bedroom beach house owned by late actor James Olson is asking $18.45 million.

Richard Gere hauls in $24.15 million for New York compound

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The 49-acre retreat is about 50 miles outside Manhattan in the town of Pound Ridge.

Gardiner, N.Y.: Open Space and Mountain Views in Ulster County

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The 50-mile Shawangunk Ridge is just one of the reasons New Yorkers are flocking to this Ulster County town, which is also prized for its wide-open spaces.

What California renters can do now with eviction moratorium expired

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Tenants must figure out if their city or county offers rent protection for nonpayment due to COVID

House Hunting on Majorca: A Stone Manor Mixing Spanish, French Styles

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Unrelenting demand from foreign investors has drained the Spanish island’s inventory, spurring the government to take cooling measures.

$830,000 Homes in Ohio, Connecticut and the District of Columbia

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

A Spanish-style house in Oakwood, a 1764 Colonial in Lyme and a three-bedroom rowhouse in Washington.