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Wed 8 Jul 2020

Hanks slams US over virus as Brazil’s president tests positive

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Tom Hanks has lashed out at his fellow Americans who haven’t “done their part” to combat COVID-19 as Brazil’s controversial president, who played down the severity of...

White House briefing goes ‘off the rails’

White House briefing goes ‘off the rails’

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany faced a barrage of awkward questions at today’s media briefing over a single tweet by Donald Trump.

Brazilian president positive for virus

Brazilian president positive for virus

Brazilian leader Jair Bolsonaro, who infamously described coronavirus as a “little flu”, says he has now tested positive for COVID-19.

Maxwell has ‘secret stash of tapes’

Maxwell has ‘secret stash of tapes’

Her former boyfriend rigged cameras in luxury properties to capture goings on. Now a former friend claims Ghislaine Maxwell has the tapes.

Tue 7 Jul 2020

American hospitals running out ICU beds

American hospitals running out ICU beds

The US is running out of ICU beds as hospitals in several states buckle under a surge of new coronavirus cases after the July 4 weekend.

Neighbour’s hilariously petty act

Neighbour’s hilariously petty act

A man has shared a snap of his next-door neighbour’s hysterical 'top class grass banter' and it takes passive-aggressive to a new level.

Human-sized bat leaves people ‘horrified’

Human-sized bat leaves people ‘horrified’

A giant bat is causing a stir because of it’s human size. It can have a wingspan up to a whopping 1.7m.

White House doubles down after Trump virus claim

White House doubles down after Trump virus claim

Donald Trump has been mocked for his claim that 99 per cent of coronavirus cases are “harmless” – but the White House isn’t backing down.

Baby delivered after mum fatally shot

Baby delivered after mum fatally shot

A pregnant mum died after being shot on the weekend but doctors were able to deliver her baby before she died.

‘Apologise’: Trump unleashes on star

‘Apologise’: Trump unleashes on star

US President Donald Trump spent his morning pouring fuel all over the fire of two of the hottest topics in American sports right now.

Beach parties led to ‘monstrous surge’

Beach parties led to ‘monstrous surge’

The US state of Florida let spring break beach parties go ahead. Now, it is facing a COVID-19 surge after people partied through 4th July.

Mon 6 Jul 2020

‘Horrific’: Woman falls from rollercoaster

‘Horrific’: Woman falls from rollercoaster

A desperate husband tried to grab his wife’s foot as she fell to her death from a rollercoaster at a popular theme park in France.

‘Crippling force’ bursts NASA rocket

‘Crippling force’ bursts NASA rocket

NASA has shared video of the rocket that is supposed to return astronauts to the Moon being crushed and destroyed.

Tiger kills zookeeper in front of crowd

Tiger kills zookeeper in front of crowd

A female zookeeper has been mauled to death by a Siberian tiger in front of horrified onlookers including a small child.

Big problem with Kanye’s presidential bid

Big problem with Kanye’s presidential bid

Kanye wants to run for president and Kim’s tweeting her support. But there are major hurdles before they can move into the White House.

‘Absolute madness’ in London

‘Absolute madness’ in London

Pubs have reopened in England, with packed crowds of punters rushing to party after strict coronavirus restrictions were relaxed.

Meghan, Harry ‘struggling to cope’ in LA

Meghan, Harry ‘struggling to cope’ in LA

The dream of a blissful new life in LA has quickly turned into a nightmare for the Duke and Duchess, who relatives say have gone “worryingly quiet”.

Six F1 drivers choose not to kneel

Six F1 drivers choose not to kneel

Formula One stopped to recognise the Black Lives Matter movement before the first race of the season but one issue has left fans divided.

'Going to burn you': Maxwell’s vow against Epstein victims

'Going to burn you': Maxwell’s vow against Epstein victims

One of Jeffrey Epstein’s earliest victims has revealed the terrifying way Ghislaine Maxwell reacted when she went to law enforcement.

Man in iconic 9/11 photo dies from virus

Man in iconic 9/11 photo dies from virus

This man miraculously survived the 9/11 terror attacks despite the building crumbling around him. He is one of the pandemic’s latest victims.

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