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Mon 1 Mar 2021

‘Hacks’: Trump reasserts dominance

‘Hacks’: Trump reasserts dominance

Former US president Donald Trump has sent a signal of intent to members of his own party ahead of his return to the spotlight later today.

Sun 28 Feb 2021

Survivor: Second face transplant a ‘gift’

Survivor: Second face transplant a ‘gift’

Domestic abuse survivor Carmen Tarleton is the first person to undergo two face transplants, thanking the donor’s family for “extending” her life.

Disney child star’s short, tragic life

Disney child star’s short, tragic life

Bobby Driscoll won an Oscar as the “first human being” signed by Disney – but died a lonely death in an abandoned New York building.

Sat 27 Feb 2021

Boy dies after inhaling pin

Boy dies after inhaling pin

A mother has shared a heartbreaking story of how her four-year-old choked on a pin the day of his brother’s birthday, before dying in hospital.

China’s chilling four word threat

China’s chilling four word threat

Menacing warnings of crackdowns on those who disagree with its rule are common from Beijing. But never has a threat meant so much in so few words.

Gross discovery behind massive ‘tornado’

Gross discovery behind massive ‘tornado’

At first glance it looks like these cars are driving towards a huge tornado, but the looming formation is actually made of something much creepier.

Gunmen kidnap hundreds of schoolgirls

Gunmen kidnap hundreds of schoolgirls

Families have been left devastated after more than 300 female students were abducted from a boarding school during a midnight raid.

New details emerge following savage Lady Gaga dognapping

New details emerge following savage Lady Gaga dognapping

Police have released new details related to a shocking attack that ended with a dog walker shot and Lady Gaga’s beloved pets stolen.

Bombshell report exposes Saudi Prince

Bombshell report exposes Saudi Prince

The US government has released a previously classified intel report that implicates Crown Prince Muhammed bin Salman in a brutal murder.

Fri 26 Feb 2021

Gaga’s dog walker shot and pets stolen

Gaga’s dog walker shot and pets stolen

Lady Gaga is offering a $500,000 reward after gunmen reportedly shot her dog walker in the chest and stole two of her beloved bulldogs.

A-list stars honoured in G’Day USA bash

Premium Content A-list stars honoured in G’Day USA bash

Some of Hollywood’s biggest names are coming together to pay tribute to Australia’s most celebrated artists for the G’Day USA gala.

Outrage erupts over ‘sickening’ sign

Outrage erupts over ‘sickening’ sign

A politician in the US has been called “unimaginably cruel” after hanging this sign outside the office of a colleague with a transgender child.

EU’s ‘acceptance problem’ around AstraZeneca vaccine

Premium Content EU’s ‘acceptance problem’ around AstraZeneca vaccine

A stunning number of AstraZeneca vaccines sit unused in the EU amid “bad publicity” as the global coronavirus death toll passes 2.5 million.

Australia in an ‘axis of white supremacy’

Australia in an ‘axis of white supremacy’

China has lashed out at Australia for its part in a “racist and mafia-styled community”, which it claims is trying to humiliate Beijing.

Worrying revelation about Woods crash

Worrying revelation about Woods crash

American golf icon Tiger Woods has no memory of the car accident that left him with a shattered right leg, according to reports.

Thu 25 Feb 2021

‘I’m fine with this’: FB exec’s callous reply

‘I’m fine with this’: FB exec’s callous reply

Top Facebook executives blocked posts from a Kurdish group after a request from the Turkish government, according to a new report.

Scientists discover ‘devil’ COVID strain

Scientists discover ‘devil’ COVID strain

A new coronavirus variant called the “devil” by a scientist appears to be deadlier, spreads more easily, and could weaken vaccine efficacy.

Uproar over TV anchor’s Tiger Woods claim

Uproar over TV anchor’s Tiger Woods claim

An American reporter apologised to a stack of people after acknowledging his comments after Tiger Woods’ crash came out the wrong way.

Woods ‘unaware’ how badly he was injured after shock crash

Premium Content Woods ‘unaware’ how badly he was injured after shock crash

In the aftermath of a car crash authorities said Tiger Woods was lucky to survive, a police officer at the scene said the golfing legend did not realise how severely he...

Europe hit by third virus wave

Europe hit by third virus wave

Europe is in the grips of another surge in COVID-19 cases, with particular concerns over Germany’s numbers, as the vaccine rollout begins.

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