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Thu 2 Jul 2020

F1 mogul, 89, has 4th child with 44yo wife

F1 mogul, 89, has 4th child with 44yo wife

The numbers are just incredible. Bernie Ecclestone, 89, now has children aged 65 and newborn after his 44-year-old wife’s 25-minute labour.

Violence erupts in Hong Kong over China’s anti-protest laws

premium_icon Violence erupts in Hong Kong over China’s anti-protest laws

The one-time global financial powerhouse has descended into chaos as terrified citizens protest against China’s new move to assert its power. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES

Court documents: Meghan felt ‘unprotected’ by royal family

Court documents: Meghan felt ‘unprotected’ by royal family

Meghan Markle has made a series of sensational claims about her wedding and the royal family in a series of bombshell court papers.

US virus deaths ‘tip of the iceberg’

US virus deaths ‘tip of the iceberg’

Coronavirus has ravaged the United States, with more than 2.6 million infected and 129,000 dead. But the real fatality count could be much higher.

Queen’s Diana mistake no one noticed

Queen’s Diana mistake no one noticed

On what would have been Diana’s birthday, the Queen is making the same dangerous errors all over again that has been unnoticed by the public.

Wed 1 Jul 2020

Horror as teen’s piercing goes wrong

Horror as teen’s piercing goes wrong

All Sissy Sheridan had wanted was a third earring — but her experience proves that pandemics and piercings don’t mix.

Vicious brawl over virus restrictions

Vicious brawl over virus restrictions

A vicious brawl between at least six diners broke out in a US steakhouse after a group began arguing over social distancing.

‘Traumatic’: Whale hits tourist boat

‘Traumatic’: Whale hits tourist boat

Several family members have been left injured after their small boat collided with a humpback whale in a freak accident off the coast of Alaska.

‘Very disturbing’: Fauci’s grim US warning

‘Very disturbing’: Fauci’s grim US warning

America’s top disease expert Anthony Fauci has made a grim prediction for the US if it does not manage to get coronavirus cases under control.

Europe eases travel rules for Aussies

Europe eases travel rules for Aussies

Australia has been listed among 14 “safe” countries whose citizens can now travel into the European Union, but Americans will be refused entry for another two weeks.

Couple with guns under investigation

Couple with guns under investigation

The US couple who drew guns on Black Lives Matter protesters outside their mansion in St Louis are now being investigated by prosecutors.

Tue 30 Jun 2020

Incredible decisions that drove Sweden’s virus numbers up

Incredible decisions that drove Sweden’s virus numbers up

When much of the world was in government-enforced lockdown, one country did things differently – but the man in charge has no regrets.

‘Pisses me off’: Barack Obama lashes out

‘Pisses me off’: Barack Obama lashes out

Barack Obama has taken his biggest swipe yet at the man who replaced him in the White House. Two words from Donald Trump set him off.

Fears as new flu virus emerges in China

Fears as new flu virus emerges in China

A new type of flu that is “highly adapted to infect humans” has emerged in China. Experts say it is capable of triggering another pandemic.

I was hit with a truncheon, says Aussie reporter

premium_icon I was hit with a truncheon, says Aussie reporter

An Australian television reporter has told of the horrifying moment when her crew was brutally attacked by police in the US.

Mon 29 Jun 2020

'Serious concern': Grim reality of Aussie COVID-19 surge

premium_icon 'Serious concern': Grim reality of Aussie COVID-19 surge

The number of coronavirus infections in Victoria has increased dramatically with 75 new cases recorded, as the PM urged other states to reopen borders.

Seven reporter to testify over White House clash

premium_icon Seven reporter to testify over White House clash

Australian TV reporter Amelia Brace will testify before US Congress about being struck by police, to make way for a controversial appearance by President Donald...

Trump deletes ‘white power’ tweet

Trump deletes ‘white power’ tweet

In a rare move, President Donald Trump has deleted a tweet approving a video showing one of his supporters chanting “white power”.

Coronavirus kills over half a million people

Coronavirus kills over half a million people

More than half a million people have now died from COVID-19 and more than 10 million cases have been recorded worldwide.

Trump ‘not briefed’ on Russian plot to kill US troops

premium_icon Trump ‘not briefed’ on Russian plot to kill US troops

Donald Trump has strongly denied he had any knowledge of a reported Russian plot to offer bounties to Taliban soldiers to kill US troops.

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