Project Dorm Room: LA nonprofit provides former foster youth with dorm essentials for college

Project Dorm Room: LA nonprofit provides former foster youth with dorm essentials for college

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Many former foster kids are heading to college, and navigating through the new challenges could be hard on them, especially settling into their new dorms. Buying essentials for dorm rooms can be stressful and expensive for those students, but a local group is making things easier for them. Through L.A.-based Project … Read more

Whistleblower lawsuit alleges financial misconduct and dubious expenditures inside Hillsong Church

Whistleblower lawsuit alleges financial misconduct and dubious expenditures inside Hillsong Church

A whistleblower suing Hillsong in the Federal Court has alleged the megachurch moved millions of dollars in payments through overseas entities to avoid scrutiny by the Australian charities regulator. Key points: Former Hillsong employee Natalie Moses has filed a case against Hillsong, claiming it breached the Fair Work Act She alleges her internal audits of Hillsong uncovered … Read more

Ashton Kutcher on Mila Kunis Convincing Him Not to Go to Space & the Ongoing Conflict in Ukraine – Jimmy Kimmel Live

Ashton Kutcher on Mila Kunis Convincing Him Not to Go to Space & the Ongoing Conflict in Ukraine – Jimmy Kimmel Live

Ashton Kutcher on Mila Kunis Convincing Him Not to Go to Space & the Ongoing Conflict in Ukraine  Jimmy Kimmel Live

Cost of living pressures lead to food insecurity and fears of chronic health conditions

Cost of living pressures lead to food insecurity and fears of chronic health conditions

More Australians are now experiencing mild to moderate food insecurity due to the cost and unavailability of fruit and vegetables leading to ill health and pressures on charities, experts warn. Key points: Australia is experiencing mild to moderate food insecurity due to the rising costs of fruit and vegetables, an expert says One family says their grocery bill has … Read more

Lifeline defends decision to sell donated items intended for Lismore flood victims

Lifeline defends decision to sell donated items intended for Lismore flood victims

Former Lifeline store manager Ethan Smith says he resigned in disgust after boxes of donated items were sold in Lifeline stores when they were intended for flood victims. Key points: A Lifeline manager resigns in disgust after donated items intended for flood victims were sold in stores Lifeline’s chief executive said the decision was made in order … Read more

South Australia leads nation in organ donation but calls for more donors amid long waitlist

South Australia leads nation in organ donation but calls for more donors amid long waitlist

Heather Makris’s life changed forever when she had organ failure during a routine operation in 2016. Key points: South Australia leads the nation in organ donation But three in 10 people still have not registered to be a donor Demand is high with over 1,750 seriously ill Australians on the waitlist The 46-year-old was in … Read more