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Sat 17 Aug 2019

‘Disgusting’ soft sentence for killer mum

‘Disgusting’ soft sentence for killer mum

The devastated dad of twins drowned by their mother has slammed the “disgusting” soft sentence she received for the killings.

Greenland to Trump: we're not for sale

Greenland to Trump: we're not for sale

Greenlanders are amused by the suggestion US President Donald Trump wants to buy their country and emphatic in their response: thanks, but we're not for sale.

Katy Perry hit with new sex allegation

Katy Perry hit with new sex allegation

Another person has come forward to accuse Katy Perry of sexual misconduct — this time, a female TV host who says she “managed to fight back.”

Epstein’s cause of death revealed

Epstein’s cause of death revealed

New York’s medical examiner has revealed its findings about the prison cell death of disgraced financier, Jeffrey Epstein.

Fri 16 Aug 2019

Miley’s brutal new message to Liam

Miley’s brutal new message to Liam

Miley Cyrus has just surprise-released a breakup anthem with some jaw-droppingly blunt lyrics that appear to be directed at ex Liam Hemsworth.  

Fiance’s half-hour of terror after Aussie’s NZ murder

premium_icon Fiance’s half-hour of terror after Aussie’s NZ murder

The fiance of Australian tourist Sean McKinnon who was shot to death on New Zealand’s North Island hid in bushland from the gunman, who remains on the run.

'I hired a surrogate and now I don't want the baby'

'I hired a surrogate and now I don't want the baby'

"The surrogate was really heartbroken after we revealed what happened but can’t afford to keep it as she already has five kids."

Epstein’s mysterious female visitor

Epstein’s mysterious female visitor

Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein spent hours locked alone in a room with a “pretty young woman” a day after being taken off suicide watch.

Australian decision reduces PM to tears

Australian decision reduces PM to tears

The leader of one of Australia’s tiny neighbours has been brought to tears, with Australia being criticised for stalled efforts around climate change.

Trump talked of buying Greenland for US

Trump talked of buying Greenland for US

An ally of the US President has told news outlets that Donald Trump has talked of buying Greenland from Denmark.

Wedding crasher’s ‘despicable’ act

Wedding crasher’s ‘despicable’ act

A serial “wedding crasher” is on the loose, deliberately sneaking into weddings with the intention of doing something “horrible”.

Boy eaten alive by croc in front of siblings

Boy eaten alive by croc in front of siblings

The remains of a 10-year-old boy have been found in a mangrove swamp, after he was ravaged by a crocodile in front of his siblings.

Aussie dad falls overboard on family cruise holiday

Aussie dad falls overboard on family cruise holiday

Tributes are flowing for a Sydney entrepreneur who died after he fell overboard on a cruise ship while holidaying with his wife and children.

American camper injured in wolf attack

American camper injured in wolf attack

An emaciated and hungry wolf has attacked a US family camping in Canada's Banff national park, injuring a man and terrifying his wife and children.

Aussie woman escapes kidnap in Italy

premium_icon Aussie woman escapes kidnap in Italy

The 35-year-old woman, an Australian-Serbian national, was dragged into a car in Turin in what police believe was a case of mistaken identity.

Morrison takes outlier climate position in Tuvalu

premium_icon Morrison takes outlier climate position in Tuvalu

Scott Morrison was the only leader who refused to back a statement that would end coalmining in Australia and force the country to go carbon-neutral by 2020.

Aussie dad sentenced for cooking coke in Bali

premium_icon Aussie dad sentenced for cooking coke in Bali

A Sydney father has been sentenced in Bali to five years in jail for cooking up his own cocaine that he called “babydust”.

Hero pilot lands plane in cornfield

Hero pilot lands plane in cornfield

A pilot is being dubbed a hero after landing a packed passenger plane in what is being called, Moscow’s version of the “Miracle on the Hudson”.

Trump accuses ‘Squad’ of ‘hating Jews’

Trump accuses ‘Squad’ of ‘hating Jews’

Democratic congresswomen Ihan Omar and Rashiba Tlaib have been barred from visiting Israel hours after President Trump tweeted that they “hate Israel & all...

Markets: ‘No one knows what’s next’

Markets: ‘No one knows what’s next’

China’s vow to conduct “necessary countermeasures” have sent markets sprawling overnight with warnings of a “countdown to recession.”

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