National News

Uber's legal challenges around the world

SOME OF UBER'S RECENT LEGAL BATTLES:UNITED KINGDOMIn 2017, Transport for London removed Uber's licence in the capital, citing failings in its approach to reporting serious criminal offences and to background checks on drivers.

Black Friday kicks off Christmas retail

Shopping frenzy is around the corner as Christmas holidays get closer, and Black Friday is expected to kick off an estimated increase in retail sales of almost $53 billion.

Bail justice didn't see Bourke St history

The bail justice who freed the Bourke Street killer days before the massacre says police failed to provide his extensive criminal history and weren't making a "big song and dance" about the danger he posed.

PM pumps $537m into improving aged care

Scott Morrison has committed half a billion dollars towards fixing problems in aged care, weeks after a royal commission investigating the scandal-prone sector released a damning interim report.

Poo thrown at bus driver in Victoria

A bag filled with human poo has been thrown at a Melbourne bus driver before exploding over his face, hitting his eye and splattering across his driver's seat.