News National Top Stories: Thursday, January 28, 2016

Top Stories: Thursday, January 28, 2016

Retail spending has shocked to the downside. Photo: AAP
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sale-edmpicForget houses, say consumers. We’re buying cars, TVs instead

Sick of sky-high home prices, shoppers are deserting the property market and buying things which won’t cost them a lifetime of debt Read more

edm_option_3_360Kyrgios’ new girlfriend could be just what the tennis rebel needs

Fiercely ambitious, 22-year-old Ajla Tomljanovic is a star on the rise. She could also steer the Aussie wild child in the right direction Read more

mcgregor-edmFilm of lewd act with a dog threatens to derail NRL star’s career

He’s an Origin rep and club captain, but that didn’t stop Mitchell Pearce attacking a lady and her dog after partying on Australia Day Read more

mcgregorApology after Australian of the Year labelled a ‘weak’ choice

After slamming the selection of friend and ally David Morrison as a ‘missed opportunity’, fellow finalist issues swift apology Read more

heidiklum-edmHeidi Klum reveals the biggest career mistake she’s ever made

The supermodel opens up to The New Daily about paparazzi, body image and whether she would ever consider going into politics Read more

moonlanding-edmConspiracy theorists, here’s why your ideas are probably wrong

Science to the rescue. If the moon landing was fake, it would have been uncovered within four years, says a new study Read more

x_files_360The truth is out there: fans cheer and jeer at The X-Files reboot

While Aussie fans are fuming at the delay before it is screened locally, US audiences have passed judgment and the verdicts vary wildly Read more

david-warner-edmBad boy to Allan Border Medallist: David Warner’s transformation

The one-time problem child outpolled captain Steve Smith to take home Australian cricket’s top gong in a surprise result Read more