Melania Trump’s spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham to be new White House press secretary

Updated June 26, 2019 06:06:47 Photo: Stephanie Grisham will begin her duties on a trip to Asia with US President Donald Trump. (AP: Jacquelyn Martin) Related Story: White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders leaving job Melania Trump has announced that Stephanie Grisham, her longtime spokeswoman and confidante, will succeed Sarah Sanders as White

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ANZ Bank denounces Maria Folau’s ‘views’

The ANZ bank has released a statement distancing itself from Maria Folau and her husband's views with the financial institution contacting New Zealand’s Silver Ferns netball team to condemn the netball star.The Silver Ferns and Adelaide Thunderbirds star hasn't made a statement regarding her husband's social media posts which resulted in his sacking

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Living environment, air pollution may be linked to increased risk of hypertension

A new study soon to appear in the Journal of Public Health suggests that air pollution and living in apartment buildings may be associated with an increased risk for dangerous conditions like heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes. Cardiovascular diseases are a leading cause of death in developing countries. Hypertension and metabolic

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The New Raspberry Pi Is Basically A $60 Desktop Computer

It’s rare to come across a bespoke gadget or a cleverly hacked device that doesn’t have a tiny Raspberry Pi inside it. It’s long been one of the easiest and cheapest ways to power a custom creation, but the new Raspberry Pi, announced earlier today, packs significant upgrades that could let it finally

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Israel Folau rejected by MyCause crowd-funding platform

Loading"He made a phone call which was picked up by our message service, he then made a phone call to our admin staff but I haven't called him back and won't be calling him back because we won't be taking on his campaign," Burstin told the Herald and The Age.With little other choice,

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Why Switzerland is the best place to lose your wallet

Hello Nature readers, would you like to get this Briefing in your inbox free every day? Sign up here. The Curiosity rover is exploring Gale Crater on Mars.NASA/JPL-CALTECH/MSSS/HANDOUT/Getty NASA’s Curiosity rover has measured the highest level of methane gas ever found in the atmosphere at Mars’s surface. Various spacecraft and telescopes have spotted

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Giant squid attacks camera probe in Gulf of Mexico 750 metres deep

A giant squid has been caught on camera in US waters for the first time ever by researchers who were looking for creatures living in the “midnight zone” of the sea.According to The Sun the squid was found 2500 feet below the surface in complete darkness and can be seen attacking a probe,

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AFL trade news, rumours, whispers: Sam Draper St Kilda, big offer for Essendon ruckman

St Kilda is set to offer a $1.7 million deal to a ruckman yet to play an AFL game.Untried Bomber Sam Draper has been on the Saints’ radar for some time and remains a priority trade target, even though the 20-year-old tore his ACL in May and will miss the remainder of 2019.The

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New research shows slightly different picture of trauma soldiers experience from war

We usually think that trauma from war is related to the fact that soldiers have been under constant threat of death. New research shows a slightly different picture. The types of trauma that Norwegian soldiers were exposed to in Afghanistan greatly affected the psychological aftermath of their experiences. Psychologist Andreas Espetvedt Nordstrand and

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Darwin CBD evacuated after magnitude-7.2 earthquake in Banda Sea

Updated June 24, 2019 13:50:24 Photo: The earthquake struck in the Banda Sea about lunchtime. (Supplied: Google Maps) Related Story: Shaky start to day for Top End residents woken by magnitude-6.6 earthquake Related Story: 'A kilometre inland and 10 metres up': How to prepare for a tsunami hitting the NT coast Parts of

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