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Wed 18 Sep 2019

Bali to ‘send back’ troublemakers

Bali to ‘send back’ troublemakers

From urinating in public to trafficking in drugs — Australians who behave badly in Bali have been issued with a strong warning by the island’s governor.

Tue 17 Sep 2019

Couple abandons kid in empty house

Couple abandons kid in empty house

A COUPLE changed the age of their adopted daughter, who has dwarfism, from eight to 22 before allegedly abandoning her in an apartment.

‘Cancer-causing’ chemical in vapes, doctors warn

‘Cancer-causing’ chemical in vapes, doctors warn

Experts have warned dangerous levels of a “cancer-causing” chemical has been found in menthol e-cigarettes.

Why iconic Friends scene was hard to film

Why iconic Friends scene was hard to film

It’s one of the most famous - and funniest - moments in the entire series, but a Friends star has revealed why this scene was so difficult to shoot.

Iran admits to jailing Aussie academic

premium_icon Iran admits to jailing Aussie academic

Iran has finally confirmed that Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert is being detained in Tehran, revealing tortuous conditions in solitary confinement

Brain-eating parasite kills 10yo girl

Brain-eating parasite kills 10yo girl

A 10-year-old US girl has died after contracting a brain-eating amoeba after going for a swim in a river, according to her family.

Team’s brutal revenge on ‘abusive’ boss

Team’s brutal revenge on ‘abusive’ boss

The entire staff of a popular restaurant have had the last laugh after quitting en masse due to their workplace’s “toxic” conditions.

25yo gives herself $13k pay rise

25yo gives herself $13k pay rise

At Cecilia Manduca’s company, employees can set their own salary. She recently decided to increase her pay to $67,000 because “I’m worth it”.

Hidden danger lurking in holiday photo

Hidden danger lurking in holiday photo

A couple have been filmed risking life and limb at a popular tourist destination in New Zealand, ignoring extensive warning signs to avoid the area.

Woman can't tell partner she is a result of incest

Woman can't tell partner she is a result of incest

"I’m scared that he would end things with me if he knew - I feel like my existence was a mistake."

Passenger blasts airline over ‘filthy’ find

Passenger blasts airline over ‘filthy’ find

A frequent flyer has slammed a “five-star” airline over the “horrifying condition” of one of its planes, saying it hadn’t been cleaned in weeks.

Mum called 'insensitive' for choice of baby name

Mum called 'insensitive' for choice of baby name

A pregnant woman has been blasted as "insensitive" and "unreasonable" for wanting to name her baby a name similar to her friend's baby.

Labor anxious about rising US-Iran tension

Labor anxious about rising US-Iran tension

Federal Deputy Opposition Leader Richard Marles has acknowledged Labor is anxious about rising tensions and aggressive rhetoric between the US and Iran.

Girl’s ‘lip challenge’ goes horribly wrong

Girl’s ‘lip challenge’ goes horribly wrong

Trying out the craze that claims to leave you with a Kylie Jenner pout, Lily Greenland’s attempt left her with a disfigured, bruised mouth.

Bickmore’s embarrassing lie to Pitt

Bickmore’s embarrassing lie to Pitt

Carrie Bickmore was very nearly caught in a lie during a chat with Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt.

Children of slain woman still missing

Children of slain woman still missing

The slain body of a mother missing for six weeks has been found but her four children remain unaccounted for after her husband was arrested.

Honey trap: Man attacked, car stolen in online dating ambush

Honey trap: Man attacked, car stolen in online dating ambush

Police are investigating a serious incident in which a man was ambushed and assaulted while waiting to meet a woman he met on a dating app.

Woman's shoe fail leaves the internet in stitches

Woman's shoe fail leaves the internet in stitches

A woman has left Twitter users in stitches after her embarrassing fashion fail was shared around the world.

The shocking way Liam got dumped

The shocking way Liam got dumped

New information has come to light revealing how Liam Hemsworth learned his marriage with Miley Cyrus was over.

ScoMo scores rare honour from Trump

ScoMo scores rare honour from Trump

It’s a rarity for visiting guests, now Australian PM Scott Morrison is set to receive an honour from President Trump that just one other leader has in office.

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