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Flying Mattress Strikes Biker At 50 MPH, Cushions His Fall

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.05.2017 | Weird News

This is terror at 50 miles per hour. A motorbike rider somehow avoided serious injury after a flying mattress struck him on a highway. Aaron Wood was ...

Man Who Allegedly Impersonated Justin Bieber Charged With More Than 900 Sex Crimes

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 03.09.2017 | Crime

A 42-year-old Australian man is facing more than 900 charges for allegedly impersonating Canadian pop star Justin Bieber to solicit children online. A...

Adele Sends Love To Her ‘Person’ Simon Konecki During Concert

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.06.2017 | Entertainment

We could listen to Adele talk about love and relationships all day. During a recent concert in Brisbane, Australia, the singer got real about the ins...

'Grandma Uber' Helps Women Get Home Safely After A Fun Night Out

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 08.23.2016 | Good News

This Australian grandma is truly driven to protect other women. Kathy Raydings, affectionately known as “Grandma Uber,” drives for the transporta...

'Eat Pray Love' Made Me Do It

Katische Haberfield | Posted 05.12.2017 | Women
Katische Haberfield

Recently to celebrate the ten year anniversary of Eat Pray Love, Elizabeth Gilbert published a book of short stories titled "Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It". Although my submission was not successful, I share it with you to show you that life is lived and a career is born, by living in the moment.

Teens Stop Train As Pet Budgie Plays Chicken On Track

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 03.19.2016 | Teen

Three teenage girls stopped trains on a busy Australian line after one of the trio's pet budgerigar escaped and flew onto the tracks. Surveillance foo...

Joel Adams

Kaavya Raman | Posted 02.17.2017 | Entertainment
Kaavya Raman

I've met a lot of musicians and producers within the last year, but I don't recall hearing anyone talking about music as passionately as Joel Adams.

On the Culture Front: 10 Days in Queensland, Australia

Chris Kompanek | Posted 01.12.2017 | New York
Chris Kompanek

One of the highlights of Orpheus Island is getting there. The half-hour helicopter ride from the beach town of Townsville soars over countless tiny islands surrounding the Great Barrier Reef and massive swaths of water that gives the impression that the world is as vast and endless as portrayed in an old-timey exploration novel.

Oratile Mmolawa: On Life After University and Holding Onto Your Dreams

Nyarai Chapingidza | Posted 10.28.2016 | College
Nyarai Chapingidza

You might not know who Oratile Mmolawa is but you might be familiar with Cassper Nyovest or Tshego. Both Cassper Nyovest and Tshego are South African artists, who have released hit songs in South Africa, that have gained the applause of fans throughout the African continent.

Moving Beyond The Classroom at University

Nyarai Chapingidza | Posted 09.09.2016 | College
Nyarai Chapingidza

While I am always happy to give advice based on my experience, it is never guaranteed what job you may land. However, working hard and thinking outside the box, to ensure you graduate with more than a qualification is a great plan to consider.

How a Brisbane Flood Inspired This Woman to Become an Almost 6 Figure Mumpreneur

Li Lin | Posted 08.26.2016 | Women
Li Lin

After a Brisbane flood destroyed almost everything that Nicky and her husband had at the time (and the sports fitness business they had), she almost felt like giving in, but what happened after the flood was truly amazing.

The iPhone Graveyard

Cynthia Catania | Posted 06.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Cynthia Catania

There's a Balinese song on loop/repeat at the dining area of our modest, Sanur Beach hotel. It could be the soundtrack for an insane asylum. Frantic wooden flutes and vibraphones, playing a hectic, repetitive pattern.

Stop Looking at My Daughter

Jeramy Hope | Posted 06.02.2015 | Parents
Jeramy Hope

My whole existence is to ensure my family's success. At times, that will mean that my princess makes too much noise in public. More often than not, I will get it wrong and make matters worse -- sorry, I'm new to this. We are trying to give our princess the best possible life -- and I wouldn't change this for the world.

Aussie Police Officers Take A Break From A Serious Summit To Get Their Dance On

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.02.2014 | Good News

Who says cops are all business? Police officers from the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia took a break to bust a move and get in the groove. Watc...

Don't Mention the Climate!

David Saddington | Posted 01.17.2015 | Green
David Saddington

The extensive media coverage of Tony Abbott and his fruitless attempt to hold back the global tide of climate change has once again raised the issue onto a global platform.

The World's 20 Longest Non-Stop Flights | Posted 12.20.2014 | Travel

If you find yourself wondering just how far we've come today and what worldly extremes are now accessible by commercial air, then be sure to check out this list of the top 20 longest non-stop flights on the planet.

The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights From Los Angeles | Posted 11.29.2014 | Travel

While in terms of total passenger traffic, LAX still sits somewhere in sixth or seventh place globally; it's always claimed the crown for the planet's busiest single origin and destination airport.

Fighting Stereotypes And Instilling Local Pride Through A Unified Voice

Kathleen de Leon | Posted 11.04.2014 | Good News
Kathleen de Leon

It was time to show ourselves and the outside world the real Logan City and encourage people to stand up and be proud to tell people that we are from Logan-- and not hiding by telling people that we are from "the south side of Brisbane."

A Profile of Soprano Tony Arnold -- Guest Artist at Santa Fe Chamber Festival 2014

Sean Martinfield | Posted 09.17.2014 | Arts
Sean Martinfield

Soprano Tony Arnold is a luminary in the world of Chamber Music and Art Song. Today's classical composers are inspired by her inherently beautiful voice, consummate musicianship, and embracing spirit.

10 Great Getaways Within The World's Busiest Cities

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel

Cities have everything -- great people, great food, great public transportation -- the list goes on and on. But sometimes they don't have the one thin...

18 Reasons Why Australia Is Travel Heaven

minube | Posted 07.27.2014 | Travel

With it's vast and varied landscapes, unique wildlife, and white-sand beaches, Australia is one of the most interesting continents around.

Watch Street Artists Transform An Empty Building Into A Graffiti Masterpiece

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Arts

Shortly before a warehouse in Brisbane, Australia was set to be demolished, street artist Sofles (along with selinamiles, Dr. apple, Fintan Magee, Dj ...

Brisbane Brings it On: How to do Adventure in Queensland's Capital City

Megan Snedden | Posted 08.27.2013 | Travel
Megan Snedden

Where Brisbane truly lets its hair down is off the eastern coast at Stradbroke Island, or Straddie as locals call it. Australians affectionately refer to many things by their diminutive form. Sunglasses: sunnies. Board shorts: boardies. Barbeque: Barbie. An island should be no exception.

Dead Baby Found In Washer

Posted 03.14.2012 | World

Police are investigating the death of a newborn child found dead inside a washing machine in Brisbane, Australia, according to The Australian. The ...

PHOTOS: Queensland Australia Floods One Year Later

Posted 01.17.2012 | World

Queensland Australia remembers one year after a flood that killed 35 people and caused major damage to Brisbane and surrounding areas. These photos sh...