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Sydney Terror Suspects Charged

Sydney Terror Suspects Charged

Two suspects in a Sydney terrorism investigation were charged on Wednesday. Police suspect 24-year-old Omar al Kutobi and 25-year-old Mohammed Kiad of plotting a terrorist attack based on an ISIS flag, a machete, and a video in Arabic detailing the plot that were found in the apartment the men shared in Fairfield, a western suburb […]

Tony Abbott’s Tenure as Prime Minister in Jeopardy?

Tony Abbott’s Tenure as Prime Minister in Jeopardy?

Controversial Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott could be in jeopardy of losing his tenure. Liberal ministerial positions (MP) have demanded a party vote in the wake of continued questionable actions from the world leader. The vote to challenge his leadership is scheduled for next week. Abbott rose to power as Australia’s prime minister when he […]

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Ruled an ‘Accident’

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Ruled an ‘Accident’

The 239 people on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was announced as an ‘accident’ and everyone on board thought to be dead. The head of civil aviation authority said this Thursday at a press conference. This person also said the disappearance was an accident, as the plane was declared on the seafloor of the Indian […]

Australia Shocked as Mother Is Arrested for Murdering Eight Children

Australia Shocked as Mother Is Arrested for Murdering Eight Children

Australia is in shock as police have now arrested a mother for the murder of eight children in Cairns on Friday. Seven of the children were her own, the eighth was her niece. The woman 37-year-old Mersane Warria, was charged on Sunday in a hearing at her bedside in Cairns hospital where the mother is being treated […]

Australia in Shock as Eight Children Are Found Dead in Cairns

Australia in Shock as Eight Children Are Found Dead in Cairns

The community of Cairns, Australia is in shock today after eight children were found dead in a suburban Manoora home. Police are said to have received a call at 11.20am Queensland time. It is reported that a 20-year-old man had discovered the bodies when he returned to the home at 34 Murray St. after a […]

Sydney Lindt Gunman Known to Police and Wanted in Iran

Sydney Lindt Gunman Known to Police and Wanted in Iran

Man Haron Monis, the gunman who held 17 people hostage before killing two in a Sydney, Lindt cafe on Monday, was a wanted man in Iran before he became known to Australian police. According to BBC reports, Iran requested the extradition of Monis, known in Iran as “Manteqi,” 14 years ago but was refused by […]

Hostages: Five Escape From Lindt Chocolate Shop in Australia

Hostages: Five Escape From Lindt Chocolate Shop in Australia

Three of the hostages being held by an unknown gunman at the Lindt Chocolat Café, a chocolate shop and cafe in Sydney’s Martin Place, reportedly have escaped from the gunman holding them. Two people were seen leaving the shop’s front door with their hands raised into the air. A third man, wearing an apron, was […]

Hostages Are Being Held Inside Australian Lindt Chocolate Shop

Hostages Are Being Held Inside Australian Lindt Chocolate Shop

Several hostages are being held inside a Lindt chocolate shop in Sydaney, Australia, according to a Breaking News report by the New York Daily News. The report follows a broadcast by 7News Sydney, which stated that at least 13 people are being held there. The Lindt chocolate shop is located in Martin Place, Sydney. Though […]

Yoga – Can It Be Tainted by Faulty Leaders?

Yoga – Can It Be Tainted by Faulty Leaders?

Yoga has made a giant move across the globe, reaching into nearly every westernized country and beyond, asking people to stretch not only their physical bodies, but their minds and spirits as well. What happens when the yogic tradition, which has led you to personal liberation, suddenly turns out to have abused children and others […]

Baby’s Body Found on Maroubra Beach

Baby’s Body Found on Maroubra Beach

A regular day at the beach turned into tragedy when two young Australian boys found the body of a baby while digging in the sand. The boys, age six and seven discovered the baby’s naked body at the southern end of Maroubra beach by the edge of some sand dunes at approximately 10:00 a.m. on […]

Australian Rugby Star Jarryd Hayne Wants to Join NFL

Australian Rugby Star Jarryd Hayne Wants to Join NFL

Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne has turned down a multi-million dollar contract with an Australian National Rugby League (NRL) team because he wants to join the NFL. News broke this week that Hayne, a Parramatta Eels fullback, would not be signing a $6.75 million contract renewal because he was moving to the United States. After […]

Australia Beaches Close Due to Shark Attack

Australia Beaches Close Due to Shark Attack

According to officials, a number of beaches in Western Australia closed Sunday after an apparent shark attack occurred on an inflatable boat. This has occurred a week after a surfer was attacked by a shark having sections of his arms bitten off. According to local media, the two men involved in the most recent shark […]

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