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Tue 18 Jun 2019

Model quits Instagram over 'insensitive' bikini photo

Model quits Instagram over 'insensitive' bikini photo

An Instagram model on holiday in Bali has been forced to quit the social media website after receiving backlash over a single bikini post.

China ‘harvesting organs’ from prisoners

China ‘harvesting organs’ from prisoners

An international tribunal has ruled that human organ harvesting is ongoing in China, despite official denials. Warning: Graphic content.

MH370 captain ‘ran amok’: report

MH370 captain ‘ran amok’: report

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ‘disintegrated into confetti,’ while the captain appears to have run ‘amok,’ according to a new report.

‘Evil lies’: Hong Kong crisis escalates

‘Evil lies’: Hong Kong crisis escalates

The protests have kicked up another gear after an estimated two million marched and an ex-prisoner called for the city’s leader to resign.

Mon 17 Jun 2019

Surprise twist after rude Tinder match

Surprise twist after rude Tinder match

A young woman who posted the brutal messages she got from a Tinder match online never imagined just what was going to happen next.

Girl murders mum in twisted revenge plot

Girl murders mum in twisted revenge plot

It looked like a callous murder. A mother stabbed to death in her bed in a crime orchestrated by her own daughter. But all was not as it seemed.

Fury at ‘dangerous’ supermarket prank

Fury at ‘dangerous’ supermarket prank

People are horrified after someone confessed to pulling a “prank” in the supermarket that many have branded incredibly “dangerous”.

Archie’s royal peek-a-boo is amazing

Archie’s royal peek-a-boo is amazing

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, have marked Father’s Day in the UK by posting a gorgeous new pic of Archie but who does he look like?

Jon Snow ‘apologises’ for GoT ending

Jon Snow ‘apologises’ for GoT ending

A video of Jon Snow apologising for the disappointing final season of Game of Thrones has gone viral.

Sun 16 Jun 2019

The horrible 'disease' that consumed my husband

The horrible 'disease' that consumed my husband

"In an instant a paramedic busted the door in, as I stood close behind. There he was. The love of my life, my soulmate, the father of my children. He was gone."

Babe Ruth baseball jersey fetches $A8.1m

Babe Ruth baseball jersey fetches $A8.1m

An anonymous bidder has paid more than $A8 million for a Yankees jersey that belonged to America's baseball legend Babe Ruth - a record for sports memorabilia.

Saudi prince stirs US-Iran conflict

Saudi prince stirs US-Iran conflict

The crown prince has blamed Iran for recent attacks on oil tankers and called on the international community to take a “decisive stand”.

Huge NZ earthquake sparks chaos

Huge NZ earthquake sparks chaos

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake in the Kermadec Islands sparked tsunami fears in New Zealand’s North Island on Sunday morning.

Why HK's extradition bill should scare you

Why HK's extradition bill should scare you

Changes to Hong Kong laws to allow extraditions to mainland China have been shelved indefinitely following the city's biggest street protests in three decades.

Knox slams media in emotional Italy return

Knox slams media in emotional Italy return

Wrongly convicted of murder, Amanda Knox has made an emotional speech in which she defended her version of what happened the night Meredith Kercher was killed.

Kenyan police among dead in bomb blasts

Kenyan police among dead in bomb blasts

Several Kenyan police officers have been killed by a roadside bomb near the border with Somalia, while another explosion in Mogadishu left eight dead.

Johnson's rivals say no to 'coronation'

Johnson's rivals say no to 'coronation'

Boris Johnson's rivals for the Conservative Party leadership have spoken out against plans that would allow the former London mayor to be elected unchallenged.

Oil tanker crew flown from Iran to Dubai

Oil tanker crew flown from Iran to Dubai

Crew members from a Norwegian-owned oil tanker that was attacked in the Gulf of Oman have landed in Dubai on an Iran Air flight.

Explosions rock Somalia capital, 11 killed

Explosions rock Somalia capital, 11 killed

Eleven people have been killed and dozens more have been wounded after two car bombs exploded near security checkpoints in Mogadishu, Somalia.

Sat 15 Jun 2019

Inside terrifying, haunted ‘clown motel’

Inside terrifying, haunted ‘clown motel’

In an already haunted town, right next to a cemetery, is a creepy motel that’s terrified travellers for decades. Welcome to the Clown Motel.

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