Talking Melbourne

Ristevski search continues

Missing woman, Karen Ritevski.

7:22 AM   There are claims this morning a person of interest in the search for Avondale Heights mum Karen Ristevski, has gone silent.

Train assault

Police would like to speak with this man in relation to the assault.

7:05 AM   Images have been released following an assault on a train on the Belgrave Lilydale line.

Juvenile detention crackdown

The <i>Four Corners</I> program exposed footage of a teenage boy strapped to a mechanical chair in an Alice Springs prison.

10:09 AM   The PM has called for a Royal Commission on juvenile detention following 'appalling' footage released by the ABC.

Harrowing near-miss

A still from the near-miss.

10:52 AM   Incredible footage has emerged of a near-miss on the Melba highway.


Bizarre CBD police chase

The police chase came to an odd end.

11:58 AM   Police have used stop sticks in a pursuit in the middle of the Melbourne CBD.

in studio with Tom Elliott

How to help Victoria's youth

Liana Buchanan joined Tom Elliott in studio.

5:34 PM   Tom Elliott was joined in studio by Liana Buchanan, the principal commissioner for children and young people.

The harsh homelessness reality

Melbourne's homeless problem is at breaking point.

5:06 PM   A woman facing homelessness has opened up about the harsh realities for many people like her across Melbourne.

Stuffed birds for 'education'

The largest owl in Australia, the powerful owl is found in parks and suburban areas.

4:12 PM   Councillor tells Tom Elliott she has birds stuffed and displayed for 'educational purposes'.


'I loved playing with Pickett'

Joel Brooks 7:16 PM   When Boomer Harvey was asked to rank his top 3 North Melbourne players during his playing days, the first three names he mentioned were to be expected.

Leppa's future up in the air, says Caro

Justin Leppitsch.

6:57 PM   Caroline Wilson doesn't expect Justin Leppitsch to keep his job as Brisbane Lions coach.

Round 23 released

The Crows and Eagles will face off under lights.

6:32 PM   Adelaide and West Coast will play in a Friday night blockbuster to end the home and away season.


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Life and Culture

Pokemon players walking dogs

Dog shelters around the world are capitalising on the Pokemon Go phenomenon.

Jim's cheat sheet - July 22

Troll target: Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones has been subject to such racial abuse on Twitter the company had to issue a ...

Race hate aimed at Ghostbusters star, rising ticket prices, and remembering Garry Marshall.


Knock knock: The Enterprise (the speck on the far right) enters a beautiful spaceport in the well-paced adventure Star ...

Jim Schembri   Jim reviews Star Trek Beyond, Hitchcock/Truffaut and Lights Out