Flying Again The first Aussie flights headed for Europe are on their way this morning. Qantas flights stranded in Asia left last night with planes taking off from Sydney and Melbourne later on tonight. The Flying Roo reckons it'll take a week to clear the backlog while the airline lost $10 million in the five-day ash shutdown.
Servo Holdup Another servo's been held up at Woodville West overnight. Two guys armed with a knife and baseball bat threatened staff at the BP on Port Road just after 4am. They took off with cash and did a runner in a black Honda Civic down West Lakes Boulevard.
Holden Shutdown? Emergency talks at Holden's Elizabeth plant this morning. Union officials are tipped to meet with management over reports there's going to be a 2 week cut to production in July. It was only this month when the carmaker reported a big increase in sales over 2009.
No Closer to Carl's Killing We're no closer to finding out what happened just after Carl Williams was murdered. A taskforce has been set up to check out possible links between the inmate who saw the attack and any allegedly corrupt police. But no one's said anything on reports that Carl was left dying in his cell for 25 minutes and if guards were watching CCTV.