Perth students stranded on Cocos Island

Perth students stranded on Cocos Island

IT was supposed to be the trip of their young lives: eight students from Butler College on a marine studies excursion to the Cocos Islands. Best friends Monique and Lili were excited about their first big trip without parents. The 16-year-olds were supposed to fly home with Virgin last Tuesday. Five days and four cancelled flights later and the excitement has turned to tears. Their parents are almost 3000kms away in Perth and feeling helpless. “Your stomach just goes, drops when you hear your child crying. You just want to…

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Verstappen wins Malaysia GP as Vettel finishes fourth from last-place start

Verstappen wins Malaysia GP as Vettel finishes fourth from last-place start

Posted October 02, 2017 09:01:21 Photo: Max Verstappen celebrates with the Red Bull crew after his win in Malaysia. (AP: Eric To) Red Bull’s Max Verstappen has given himself a perfect 20th birthday present by winning the last Malaysian Grand Prix, while Lewis Hamilton stretched his Formula One world championship lead to 34 points. Hamilton, who had started on pole position, finished second for Mercedes with his Ferrari title rival Sebastian Vettel limiting the damage by racing from last place on the grid to fourth. F1 driver standings Lewis Hamilton…

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Kim’s cryptic pic ‘hinted at pregnancies’

Kim’s cryptic pic ‘hinted at pregnancies’

KIM Kardashian may have given fans a huge clue about the family baby boom when she shared a cryptic snap of herself with her pregnant sisters Khloe and Kylie Jenner last month. The reality star uploaded a snap of the trio on holiday together just weeks before it was revealed all of them are having babies, The Sun reports. It shows them on a family holiday to Costa Rica last January, and she captioned it: “The three of us.” Kim recently confirmed she is expecting her third child via surrogate….

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Trump on North Korea: 'We'll do what has to be done'

Trump on North Korea: 'We'll do what has to be done'

“I told Rex Tillerson, our wonderful Secretary of State, that he is wasting his time trying to negotiate with Little Rocket Man…” Trump said on Twitter. Later Sunday afternoon, Trump added: “Being nice to Rocket Man hasn’t worked in 25 years, why would it work now? Clinton failed, Bush failed, and Obama failed. I won’t fail.” Kim was officially declared leader of North Korea following the death of his father, Kim Jong Il, in 2011. Trump’s tweets undermining his secretary of state follow his attacks Saturday on San Juan’s mayor…

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Melbourne masterclass delivers Storm grand final victory over Cowboys

Melbourne masterclass delivers Storm grand final victory over Cowboys

Updated October 01, 2017 22:33:00 Photo: As they have been all year, the Melbourne Storm were far too good on grand final night. (AAP: David Moir) Related Story: Brilliant Storm beat Cowboys in NRL grand final, as it happened The Melbourne Storm have produced a grand final masterclass to comprehensively beat the North Queensland Cowboys 34-6 and win their third premiership. Minor premiers and overwhelming pre-game favourites, the Storm flexed their muscle over 80 minutes to end the Cowboys’ fairytale run. A tearful Billy Slater won the Clive Churchill Medal…

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