The Opal Tower at Sydney Olympic Park is sitting empty as engineers investigate the source of the problem. Picture: Mick Tsikas

Opal’s ‘sky gardens’ investigated

The stunning sky gardens running through the middle of Sydney’s crumbling Opal Tower — a huge selling point for the 36-storey building — could now be its undoing as engineers begin to investigate the section’s structural integrity. Residents were forced out of their apartments for the second time in four days giving an independent panel […]

The “furious” mother’s post has caused an outpouring of anger. Picture: Facebook

Staff caught ‘bragging’ about taking collectables

A NSW woman has uncovered a Coles Mini Shop scandal — and parents are outraged. Taking to the closed Coles Little Shop — Minis Swap Group Australia Facebook group earlier today, an Aussie mother of three revealed her own mother had overheard staff “bragging” about swiping the coveted collectable cases used to house the minis. […]

Alan Jones has been found guilty of defamation. Picture: John Grainger

Alan Jones found guilty of defamation

ALAN Jones and his team have been ordered to pay a record .7 million in compensation for defaming a Queensland family by claiming they were responsible for 12 deaths in the 2011 Lockyer Valley floods. Sydney radio broadcaster Jones, Harbour Radio and 4BC were sued by the prominent Wagner family, who claim they were blamed […]

Demolition work on the current stadium has been put on hold. Picture: Joel Carrett/AAP

Sydney stadium demolition work put on hold

  Demolition work at Sydney’s Allianz Stadium has been put on hold after a judge issued a temporary injunction delaying the project until next month. Justice Nicola Pain applied a temporary injunction in the Land and Environment Court on Tuesday restricting hard demolition work on the stadium until March 8, while she considers a legal […]

Time’s almost up to place your online orders. Picture: iStock

When to place your orders if you want them delivered on time

It’s the stuff of Christmas nightmares — showing up to a family gathering empty-handed, because you forgot to order your gifts on time. If you want to avoid that fate, then you need to make sure you place your online orders before the Christmas delivery deadline passes. And the tricky part is, that date varies […]

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Children’s toy sold at Target poses a choking hazard

Target has recalled a popular child’s toy. Picture: iStockSource:istock PARENTS have been warned about a potential “choking risk” posed by a popular children’s toy sold at Target. The Young Ones Light And Sound Guitar, which was sold by the discount department store chain through its Target Australia, Target Country and online stores from July 2014 […]