Talking Melbourne

CONFIRMED: Security scare at Melbourne Airport

A woman sparked a security scare on the tarmac at Melbourne Airport.

9:44 AM   A woman has been arrested after a brief security scare at Melbourne airport on Tuesday.

Madison's race against the clock

Madison Pellow, 18, is due to depart on her dream holiday on Friday but has not received her passport.

1:45 PM   A teen with cerebral palsy may miss out on her dream trip because of "bureaucratic madness". And Neil Mitchell wants to fix it.

Police boost for terror threat

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announces police boost for terror threat

9:02 AM   Premier announces a $49 million funding boost for Victoria Police as a result of the growing terror threat.

Ken Lay shattered by report

Former Police Commissioner Ken Lay says he was brought to tears by the report.

12:20 PM   Victoria's former chief commissioner has been brought to tears reading a Federal Government report into domestic violence.

Kylie: The princess of pop

Pop superstar Kylie Minogue.

11:40 AM   Kylie Minogue is sharing the Christmas cheer around this year. She joined Neil Mitchell on 3AW Mornings for a wide-ranging interview.

Russia-Turkey on war path: Former MP

Dr Aykan Erdemir.

10:46 AM   Former Turkish MP tells Neil Mitchell rising tensions between Turkey and Russia could end in war.

'ISIS will be loving this'

he aircraft goes down in Kizildag region of Turkey's Hatay province.

7:33 AM   There are fresh concerns conflict in the Middle East will escalate after a Russian fighter jet was shot down over Turkey.

$88k a year makes you 'rich'

If you earn more than $88,000 a year, pre-tax, you are classified as rich.

10:55 AM   A plan which would give a $7 billion boost to Australia's bottom line has been thrown up by the Grattan Institute following a policy think tank.


Draftee in hot water

6:31 AM   Sydney draftee Tyrone Leonardis is in hot water after he apparently 'liked' two Facebook pages critical of AFL great Adam Goodes.

Clarke: I didn't filter a thing

Michael Clarke says he has no regrets about his new book.

6:33 PM   Former Australian test captain Michael Clarke has defended the tone of his new book, which criticises former team mates and coach John Buchanan.


Sports Today's 2015 AFL Draft blog

Schache, Weitering, Mills, Oliver.

9:18 AM   All the interviews, comments, videos and selections of Tuesday night's AFL draft.


Brand New Series

The hit Australian podcast series returns with 7 new episodes to help you be ready for whatever comes next.

60 Second Mentor

To help you make the most of every minute we've got bite-sized insights from influential business figures.

Q&Angus: Insider Tips

Angus Raine from Raine & Horne has his own short podcast series to help make your smarter about real estate.

Small Business + Property Barometer

Heidi Armstrong talks to Steve Price about Liberty Financial.


Neil's Valuable Player 2015 Champion

Neil's Valuable Player 2015 champion will be crowned on December 4. There's still time to join the conversation on air, email, Facebook or on Twitter.

Join the Rumour File!

Rumour File thanks to Lexus of Blackburn

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Word on the Street

Word on the Street thanks to City Jeep

What's your Word on the Street? Drive with Tom Elliott is giving you the chance to win a brand new Jeep Cherokee Sport Longitude thanks to City Jeep!

Small Business Success Awards

Momentum Small Business Awards

Momentum and 3AW reward Small Business success and celebrate the exciting and sometimes challenging lives of Small Business Owners.

Life and Culture

Broadway to Oz: Ten reasons to love Hugh Jackman (even more)

Donna Demaio 2:57 PM   The concert is a mish-mash of memories, flashbacks and nostalgia with insightful stories and a thoughtfully-crafted set list.

Tony Leonard reviews the Dan O'Connell

Dan O'Connell's is always a popular choice on St Patrick's Day.

Tony Leonard 1:39 PM   Tony Leonard reviews the legendary Dan O'Connell Hotel in Carlton.

Jim Schembri's cheat sheet

Bond & the Bandit: Had Burt Reynolds accepted the role of 007 in 1970, Diamonds are Forever could have looked something like this.

Can you imagine Burt Reynolds as James Bond? It nearly happened. Plus remakes, a Spike Lee headline, and Spectre box office results.