Smiling SA rapist jailed for 10 years

A woman viciously assaulted in the Adelaide parklands has told her attacker in court how demeaned, degraded and humiliated she felt, saying: "You smiled at me as you raped me.

$31m lost in S Korea crypto exchange hack

A leading South Korean cryptocurrency exchange says $US31 million ($A42 million) worth of virtual currencies have been stolen by hackers, a latest in the series of recent hacks that raised security concerns.

Dreamworld worker 'pressured' not to talk

A junior Dreamworld ride operator felt pressured by management not to talk to police after the October 2016 tragedy that claimed four lives at the Gold Coast theme park.

Childhood bullying hurts parents too: poll

Australian parents are crying out for more help to tackle and prevent childhood bullying, with new research finding it's not just the child who suffers but the entire family.

US leaders aim for migrant-kids solution

President Donald Trump has told House Republicans he is "1000 per cent" behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for a way to defuse the escalating controversy over family separations at the southern border.

Canada to legalise recreational cannabis

The Canadian parliament has passed a bill to legalise recreational cannabis, though Canadians will have to wait at least a couple of months to legally buy marijuana as their country becomes the second in the world to make pot legal nationwide.

Snapshot of Australia's health 2018

A LOOK AT AUSTRALIA'S HEALTH IN 2018- Two-thirds of adult Australians are overweight- More than one-quarter of children are overweight or obese- More than 99 per cent of children and 96 per cent of adults do not eat the recommended amount of vegetables- Australians do not exercise enough, with 92...

NSW Blues' Prior fourth oldest debutant

NSW bolter Matt Prior will become the fourth oldest player to make his State of Origin debut for the Blues after being handed the vacant front-row spot for State of Origin II.