News.com.au - Top Stories KILLING PATIENTS: ‘This is the scandal of our generation’ 2016-12-08T20:11:51.132989Z MAGIC pills used to treat people all around the world are also killing them, according to experts. Doctors say they’re “failing” their patients. Banks consider ultimate Grinch move 2016-12-08T20:00:31.891792Z THE major banks are considering the ultimate Grinch act of raising variable interest rates, slugging the majority of mortgage holders in the lead up to Christmas. Question that hounds Star Wars 2016-12-08T19:36:19.926504Z It’s a question that has vexed generations of Star Wars fans — even among academics — since 1977. RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know today 2016-12-08T19:36:19.906698Z Live: Rush Hour MMA star punches ring girl 2016-12-08T19:36:19.882806Z THIS is the horrifying moment a ring girl is punched in the face by MMA star ‘the Beast’. ‘It will destroy all human life’ 2016-12-08T19:12:22.478401Z EARTH could be burnt to a crisp with all humanity wiped out in about five billion years, scientists in Belgium have predicted. Powerful quake rocks the Pacific 2016-12-08T18:36:40.758449Z A 7.7-MAGNITUDE quake has rocked the Solomon Islands, triggering “widespread, hazardous” tsunami threats for the Pacific region. Trump ‘plans reality-TV-style inauguration’ 2016-12-08T15:07:07.988976Z DONALD Trump has reportedly met with The Apprentice creator Mark Burnett to kick around ideas for a reality-TV-style inauguration. Teens ‘kidnapped classmate for sex’ 2016-12-08T15:07:07.958749Z THREE teens are accused of kidnapping their high school classmate from school so they could try to take turns having sex with her, according to police. Kanye ‘told to run from crazy Kardashians’ 2016-12-08T13:34:18.755934Z KANYE West refuses to be the Kardashian family’s “next casualty,” a source claims amid reports that Kim Kardashian wants a divorce.