Family home converted to drug house

Family home converted to drug house

A CANNING Vale house is the latest Perth property to allegedly be transformed into a large-scale indoor cannabis farm, with police finding more than 150 plants during a raid. An organised crime task force has been created to target cannabis cultivation syndicates with about 100 so-called grow houses raided by police since January. Four people were arrested during yesterday’s raid with a search of the McInnes Way house allegedly uncovering 10 rooms which had been converted specifically to grow hydroponic cannabis. The house, understood to be a private rental, is…

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iPhone X: Everything you need to know

iPhone X: Everything you need to know

Apple is betting its future on a $1,000 phone. On Tuesday, Apple (AAPL, Tech30) unveiled new smartwatches, an Apple TV and the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus at a press event. But the showstopper was a premium device called iPhone X, with a starting price that would have once seemed laughable for a phone: $999. Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, framed the device as being nothing short of “the future of the smartphone.” “The first iPhone revolutionized a decade of technology and changed the world in the process,” Cook said on…

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Australian-Korean skater sets sights on Winter Olympics

Australian-Korean skater sets sights on Winter Olympics

Posted September 13, 2017 05:40:28 Video: Andy Jung is Australia’s newest hopeful for success at the 2018 Winter Olympics (ABC News) Related Story: ‘Tough cookie’ skier eyes Olympics after horror crash comeback Related Story: Pyeongchang an opportunity for Australian Winter Olympics glory When Andy Jung moved from Seoul to Melbourne in 2009, his impressions were of a place with “a lot of trees rather than buildings” and “a lot of white people”. His parents had relocated the then-12-year-old and his sister because they wanted to offer their children a more…

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Cindy’s daughter stuns at fashion week

Cindy’s daughter stuns at fashion week

SHE turned 16 just in time to make the age cut-off to walk in New York fashion week. And Cindy Crawford’s daughter Kaia Gerber has certainly made an impression, appearing on the asphalt runway at Alexander Wangs’ runway shows alongside supermodels Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid. New York-based Wang staged two open-air catwalks in the Big Apple this weekend, with Gerber opening both wearing a white tank dress and see-through plastic heels. Dubbed “Wangfest”, one event was held in Manhattan, at Lafayette St in NoLita, while the other was staged…

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Cassini: Saturn probe turns towards its death plunge

Cassini: Saturn probe turns towards its death plunge

Image copyrightNASA/JPL-CALTECH/SSI/JASON MAJOR Image caption Methane rains out of Titan’s orange skyThe international Cassini spacecraft at Saturn has executed the course correction that will send it to destruction at the end of the week. The probe flew within 120,000km of the giant moon Titan on Monday – an encounter that bent its trajectory just enough to put it on a collision path with the ringed planet. Nothing can now stop the death plunge in Saturn’s atmosphere on Friday. Cassini will be torn to pieces as it heads down towards the…

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