Thursday 23rd May 2013
SOLDIER BEHEADED IN STREET MURDER
A man believed to be a serving British soldier has been brutally murdered on a busy London street near army barracks in what Prime Minister David Cameron said appeared to be a terrorist attack. Witnesses said about 2.20pm local time the two suspects pulled up in a car, mounted the pavement and ran over the soldier before jumping out of the car and attacking him with sharp weapons. It is also understood one of them was carrying a gun. Armed police soon showed up on the scene and shot and wounded the two suspected attackers.
Wednesday 22nd May 2013
THE SEARCH FOR LIFE CONTINUES IN TORNADO OUTBREAK
Rescue teams are combing through a blasted moonscape that had been an American suburb after a monstrous tornado tore through the outskirts of Oklahoma City, killing at least 24 people. The National Weather Service has forecast more tornadoes later on Tuesday, with parts of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas most likely to be affected.
Tuesday 21st May 2013
SIX DEAD IN OKLAHOMA TORNADO
At least six people are dead after the Oklahoma City tornado. There are also reports that several children have been pulled out of rubble alive at a primary school. The National Weather Service said the tornado's preliminary classification was an EF-4, with winds up to 320 km/h.
Monday 20th May 2013
SEARCH CONTINUES FOR MISSING PARAGLIDER
Police have resumed their search for a second man who went missing during a paragliding lesson on Victoria's southwest coast. The body of 52-year-old paragliding pilot Rob Lithgow was pulled from the sea at Nirranda, near Warrnambool, on Sunday morning. Mr. Lithgow was on a tandem flight with a 66-year-old South Australian man who is still considered missing.
Sunday 19th May 2013
The twitter tirade launched by Australian cricketer David Warner at two of our finest sports journalists, Robert Craddock and Malcolm Conn. The journalists joined us on Weekend TODAY
Friday 17th May 2013
BECKHAM HANGS UP HIS BOOTS
Football megastar David Beckham announced on Thursday that he is to retire after a glittering 20-year playing career in which he became one of the most widely recognised figures in world sport.
Thursday 16th May 2013
WOMAN DEAD, MAN MISSING AFTER SNORKELLING EXCURSION
A 41-year-old woman's body was found washed up onto the beach yesterday south of the coastal hamlet near Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. The woman's 48-year-old partner is still missing in the water, with the Water Police Co-ordination Centre leading the marine search and rescue operation.
Wednesday 15th May 2013
ANGELINA JOLIE UNDERGOES DOUBLE MASTECTOMY
Angelina Jolie has made the choice to have a preventive double mastectomy. Following the death of her mother to ovarian cancer at 56, Jolie underwent medical testing to discover she had the BRCA1 gene. Accepting her reality, Jolie has spent the past 3 months undergoing this life changing procedure.
Monday 13th May 2013
DOZEN PEOPLE SHOT AT US PARADE
At least a dozen people, including a child as young as 10, have been hurt in a shooting at a parade in the US city of New Orleans.
Sunday 12th May 2013
Happy Mother's Day! From a skydiving mum to the mums serving our country overseas we had a special tribute to our favorite women in the world this morning on Weekend TODAY.
Saturday 11th May 2013
This morning on Weekend TODAY Harry's US tour continues as the Prince and soldier pays tribute to America's war heroes. And we meet the Aussie who made the 80s happen, his invention powered the decade's signature sounds!
Friday 10th May 2013
2 PEOPLE MISSING OFF CRUISE SHIP
The search continues this morning for two cruise ship passengers, who are believed to have fallen overboard off the mid-north coast of new south wales. The couple were last seen wednesday night.
Thrusday 9th May 2013
MOTHERS DAY SPECIAL
In preparation for Mothers Day, Ben, Lisa, Georgie and Nikki all had a look at what you can buy for your mother this Mothers Day.
To make it easy for you, TODAY has put together a list of the beautiful things we had on set today.
Wednesday 8th May 2013
THREE MISSING GIRLS FOUND AFTER TEN YEARS
Three women, missing for a decade have been found alive locked in a suburban home. TODAY crossed live to Cleveland with more details on the chilling rescue where three brothers are currently in police custody.
Tuesday 7th May 2013
TOMIC IN COURT
Tennis player Thomas Druet has levelled stunning claims of abuse against Bernard Tomic's father, while John Tomic appeared in a Spanish court on assault charges.
Monday 6th May 2013
TEEN SWIMMING SENSATION
Australia has a new star of the pool 17 year old Jordan Harrison blew them away at the national titles on friday night, blitzing the 1500 metres in under 15 minutes, beating Grant Hackett's time at the same age.
Sunday 5th May 2013
Weekend TODAY had chilli fever for Cinco De Mayo! From a pinata to tacos and our very own Mariachi band!
Saturday 4th May 2013
A week trekking through the jungle with two politicians doesn't sound like fun... But a group of young Australians has done just that, conquering the Black Cat Track in PNG to learn an important part of our history. Nine news reporter Jayne Azzopardi had the story.
Friday 3rd May 2013
Bernard Fanning is back and better than ever. Following the hugely succesful solo album 'Tea & Sympathy' TODAY caught up with the main man himself to talk about his new single, Battleships off his second album Departures. The single has been released ahead of a national tour which starts 7th June, 2013.
Thursday 2nd May 2013
BON JOVI TOUR INFO
Bon Jovi is heading to Australia with a brand new show - and at very affordable prices everyone can go! While there will be a range of tickets on sale, the price for some will be as low as $35. For all the details check out our website!
Wednesday 1st May 2013
She's the pioneer rock chick who released a smash album thirty years ago called She's so unusual. Cyndi Lauper is ready for more as she announces with a special anniversary tour down under. TODAY caught up with Cyndi and found out she's still having a whole lot of fun.
Tuesday 30th April 2013
The talented Rachael Leahcar, who wowed Australia in last year's season of The Voice came into TODAY to talk about her new album, and perform a stunning rendition of Sarah McLachlan's, 'Angel'.
Monday 29th April 2013
TOP FITNESS GADGETS
Stephanie Rice talks us through the top fitness gadgets. From heart rate monitors, to scales, to barefoot running shoes, Steph's got all the info you need!
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Saturday 27th April 2013
Queensland's richest man Clive Palmer joined Weekend TODAY to talk all things big, Titanic, Jurassic Park, and now his big policy promises.
Friday 26th April 2013
GROCON WALL COLLAPSE
It's now been four weeks since the collapse of a wall in Melbourne's CBD claimed the lives of three innocent pedestrians. Melbourne siblings Alexander and Bridget Jones were on their way to meet their father when they were fatally struck by the wall, with thirty three year old French research fellow Marie-Faith Fiawoo was also killed in the collapse.
The tragedy is currently the subject of three separate investigations, and has now triggered a protest over the safety of grocon sites around the country.
TODAY was joined by grocon CEO Daniel Grollo, and national secretary of the CFMEU Dave Noonan at the site of the wall in Melbourne.
Thursday 25th April 2013
The TODAY Show commemorated ANZAC day today with interviews with veterans and reporters from around the world.
Wednesday 23nd April 2013
Well, Australian legend Russell Morris' has done it again. Most know him for his hit song, ‘The Real Thing’. His newest album, Sharkmouth, is a top ten hit. They joined the TODAY show to talk to us about their album, and to perform their smash hit.
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Tuesday 23nd April 2013
Yesterday marked a truly sad day in australian music history, with the passing of Chrissy Amphlett, after a hard fought battle with cancer and multiple sclerosis.
The first lady of australian rock leaves behind a remarkable legacy. Mark McEntee who was chrissy's partner in the divynils joined TODAY live from Perth.
Monday 22nd April 2013
Twenty eight year old Michelle Martinez wowed the judges on The Voice last night. She chose Team Seal and she joined us on the TODAY show!
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Sunday 21st April 2013
Weekend TODAY returned to Boston now, the city one day removed from the tense standoff that saw the arrest of the second bombing suspect.