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Thu 18 Jul 2019

Bullied teen died in front of classmates

Bullied teen died in front of classmates

A 14-year-old boy, who had reportedly been the target of bullies, has died at a train station as other students watched on.

Wed 17 Jul 2019

‘Weird’ viral freezer theory busted

‘Weird’ viral freezer theory busted

When a woman revealed the “real” purpose of a feature found in every freezer, people were gobsmacked. But it turns out, she was very wrong.

Cambodia vows to send back plastic waste

Cambodia vows to send back plastic waste

Cambodia will reject 83 shipping containers filled with plastic rubbish from an unnamed country, officials say.

Baffling new MH370 crash mystery

Baffling new MH370 crash mystery

Investigators looking into the disappearance of flight MH370 have discovered a mysterious load that was only added to the cargo list after takeoff.

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

Endometriosis discovery takes us closer to finding a cure

THE debilitating condition was one of the most searched for words in 2018, but its cause has remained a mystery until now.

The tiny islands more dangerous than Chernobyl

The tiny islands more dangerous than Chernobyl

Halfway between Australia and Hawaii are islands where locals were once banished due to nuclear testing. Now new research reveals the extent of the problem.

‘Heartbroken’: World champ found dead

‘Heartbroken’: World champ found dead

A judo world champion, 36, has been found dead at a popular countryside landmark, leaving the sport “heartbroken” at the tragedy.

Cop who shot Aussie dead lodges appeal

Cop who shot Aussie dead lodges appeal

Mohamed Noor, the former US cop who shot dead Sydney woman Justine Ruszczyk, has lodged an appeal against his conviction.

Aussie dad's tragic overseas holiday death

Aussie dad's tragic overseas holiday death

A prominent Melbourne businessman has died in an accident while on holiday to celebrate his 40th birthday with family and friends.

Shark ‘dragged boat full of people around’

Shark ‘dragged boat full of people around’

It sounds like a scene from Jaws, but it was all-too real for a group of fisherman who got the fright of their lives when a shark pulled their boat around.

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Chef sacked over ‘horrific’ butter prank

Chef sacked over ‘horrific’ butter prank

A man’s practical joke has spectacularly backfired, leaving him out of a job and a colleague “scalded and hospitalised”. WARNING: Graphic

Cops get great drawing of suspect vehicle thanks to girl, 9

Cops get great drawing of suspect vehicle thanks to girl, 9

A NINE-YEAR-OLD’s superior drawing skills have helped police locate some suspects.

Dodgy cop busted by own bodycam

Dodgy cop busted by own bodycam

Deputy sheriff Zachary Wester managed to catch hundreds of drivers with drugs in their possession - but there was just one problem.

Pics of slain teen's corpse posted online

Pics of slain teen's corpse posted online

Police say the man charged over the murder took selfies lying across the dead teenage girl, before officers took him into custody.

‘Damn scared’: Massive quake hits Bali

‘Damn scared’: Massive quake hits Bali

A “very strong” earthquake has struck a popular tourist hub in Indonesia, causing strong tremors that left homes shaking and crumbling.

BAD ROMANCE: Couple kisses over lion they killed

BAD ROMANCE: Couple kisses over lion they killed

A SHOCKING photo shows a sick trophy hunting couple kissing over the corpse of a lion they have just killed.

Hit and run driver’s wild demand

Hit and run driver’s wild demand

He was driving 150km/h while under the influence when he hit and killed a Melbourne man. Now Puneet Puneet is making demands.

Aussie model sentenced over drunken airline assault

Aussie model sentenced over drunken airline assault

Australian model Adau Mornyang, who faced 21 years in jail after being found guilty of assault, broke down in court about the drunken assault.

Aussie plane at centre of Swedish crash

Aussie plane at centre of Swedish crash

As Sweden reels from one of the worst plane accidents in the country’s history, the aircraft that went down killing nine people, was Australian-made.

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Human remains likely Seinfeld actor

Human remains likely Seinfeld actor

Human remains found in a remote part of the US are suspected to be those of missing Seinfeld and Golden Girls actor Charles Levin.

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