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Tue 16 Oct 2018

Microsoft co-founder dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder dead at 65

MICROSOFT co-founder Paul Allen has died just two weeks after announcing he had restarted treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Rape accuser’s attempt to drag Hayne to America

Rape accuser’s attempt to drag Hayne to America

JARRYD Hayne is fighting an attempt by the woman who has accused him of raping her to face a grilling by her lawyers in the US.

Nun swept to her death in deadly French floods

Nun swept to her death in deadly French floods

A NUN swept from a monastery is among 11 people killed when violent rainstorms turned rivers into raging torrents in southwest France, prompting some of the...

Seller’s X-rated mistake in photo

Seller’s X-rated mistake in photo

A MUM was left mortified after taking a seemingly innocent picture of two wardrobes she was trying to sell, only to have it pointed out she was showing off more...

Saudis ‘to admit’ killing journalist

Saudis ‘to admit’ killing journalist

IN A massive backflip, Saudi Arabia is preparing to admit its agents abducted and killed prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Aussie man dead after Bali cliff jump

Aussie man dead after Bali cliff jump

AN Australian man has died after a cliff jump went horribly wrong at a popular tourist location in Bali.

How Meghan hid her baby bump

How Meghan hid her baby bump

THE glaring clues that Meghan Markle was pregnant before it was confirmed have royal watchers declaring: “I told you so”.

Fergie throws shade at royal baby news

Fergie throws shade at royal baby news

AS the world rejoiced in the news of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s baby news, Sarah Ferguson posted a particularly pointed tweet.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Fendi mocked for $1300 X-rated scarf

Fendi mocked for $1300 X-rated scarf

The unintentionally obscene-looking scarf is sure to leave some shoppers ticked pink.

Coke’s disturbing vending machine message

Coke’s disturbing vending machine message

WHEN Coca Cola tried to be friendly by writing a greeting on one of its vending machines it ended up shocking customers with a grim message.

US embassy’s apology for awkward cat email

US embassy’s apology for awkward cat email

THE United States embassy in Canberra has had to issue an awkward apology for an accidental “training error”.

Stephen Hawking’s eerie prediction about the future

Stephen Hawking’s eerie prediction about the future

STEPHEN Hawking made a grim prediction before his death about what would destroy the social fabric of the world, as we know it.

Astronauts could end up ‘marooned’

Astronauts could end up ‘marooned’

A RELIEF flight just failed. Their ride home has a hole in it. Now the astronauts aboard the International Space Station are facing an uncertain future.

WE'VE HAD ENOUGH: Auckland truckies protest fuel prices

WE'VE HAD ENOUGH: Auckland truckies protest fuel prices

A CONVOY of more than 100 trucks protested fuel prices in Auckland this morning.

Trump snaps, declares ‘I’m not a baby’ in rare interview

Trump snaps, declares ‘I’m not a baby’ in rare interview

DONALD Trump insisted he’s “not a baby” and issued a stunning admission about his own White House staff in a wide-ranging interview with 60 Minutes today.

Shooter found to be behind model's death

Shooter found to be behind model's death

IT seemed that model Kelsey Quayle lost control of her vehicle and caused a multi car pile up. But doctors soon discovered all was not as it seemed.

Harry and Meghan arrive in Sydney

Harry and Meghan arrive in Sydney

THEY’RE finally here. The happy-looking royals held hands and waved to media as they left the airport with a huge entourage.

Saudi Arabia responds to US threats over missing journalist

Saudi Arabia responds to US threats over missing journalist...

SAUDI Arabia has issued a blistering attack on the US after the disappearance of a journalist created an international crisis.

American Idol star on drug charges

American Idol star on drug charges

FORMER American Idol star Antonella Barba who faced controversy while appearing on the sixth season of the show, has been arrested on charges of attempting to...

Trump praises ‘winner’ Eugenie on Twitter

Trump praises ‘winner’ Eugenie on Twitter

DONALD Trump has weighed in on the royal wedding, while also hinting that another senior member of his administration could be next on the chopping block.

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