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Fri 14 Dec 2018

‘Hi-tech’ Russian robot actually man in suit

‘Hi-tech’ Russian robot actually man in suit

A “hi-tech robot” on a televised show meant to promote the technological prowess of Russia has turned out to be a man in a suit.

Murder accused mum fronts court

Murder accused mum fronts court

The Australian mother facing the death penalty for the alleged killing of her seven-year-old step-daughter has appeared in a pre-trial court hearing today.

Factory worker impaled by spikes

Factory worker impaled by spikes

WARNING: Graphic. The 49-year-old was on the night shift at a porcelain factory in China when the accident happened.

Trump in nightmare legal vortex

Trump in nightmare legal vortex

After an extraordinary day of confusing Twitter rantings and a bizarre Fox appearance, the President is inching closer to the edge of the precipice.

Man’s wife, best friend ‘planned murder’

Man’s wife, best friend ‘planned murder’

The trial of a wife who allegedly plotted the murder of her high school sweetheart with his best friend has revealed a web of affairs, threesomes and greed.

Seven dead in high-speed train crash

Seven dead in high-speed train crash

Seven people have died and 46 others are injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in the Turkish capital Ankara.

Kravtiz grilled about dating Kidman

Kravtiz grilled about dating Kidman

The rocker was engaged to the Aussie actress in the early 2000s, so why didn’t the relationship work out?

‘Gross’ find in plane seat

‘Gross’ find in plane seat

A passenger was left disgusted after reaching into her seat pocket on a flight to discover someone had left a sickening surprise inside.

Miley shares sex secret about Liam

Miley shares sex secret about Liam

Miley Cyrus has revealed the racy way she and fiance Liam Hemsworth spice up their love life when they are apart.

Son finds dad’s body in home after 50 years

Son finds dad’s body in home after 50 years

A man found the remains of his father in his childhood home 50 years after he went missing when a psychic claimed he was in the basement.

Kate visits Queen amid ‘Meghan feud’

Kate visits Queen amid ‘Meghan feud’

Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, drove herself to see the Queen after reports of a falling out with her sister-in-law, Meghan.

Outrage over teen’s ‘cruel’ sentence

Outrage over teen’s ‘cruel’ sentence

Sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown was just 16 years old when she was given a life sentence for killing a client. Now there’s a furious push for her release.

Awkward truth of royal family Christmas

Awkward truth of royal family Christmas

Amid all this talk of a big rift between Kate and Meghan, one unavoidable event is looming — and it’s set to be very uncomfortable.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

World's best building: Retirees live in a jungle in the sky

World's best building: Retirees live in a jungle in the sky

A RETIREMENT community has taken out the 2018 Building of the Year Award at the ‘Oscars of Architecture’ – the World Architecture Festival in Amsterdam.

Cops called over ‘fake’ $350k scratchie

Cops called over ‘fake’ $350k scratchie

Dad-of-four Eric Walker claims he won $350,000 on a $5 scratchie — but lottery officials say the card was ‘doctored’.

How Kate upset the Queen’s staff

How Kate upset the Queen’s staff

Meghan Markle might be copping all the heat right now, but it wasn’t so long ago that Kate Middleton caused a stir in the royal household.

Disgust at dad’s sick text while travelling

Disgust at dad’s sick text while travelling

A father and son have caused outrage after appearing to make fun of a very sensitive topic in a disturbing text exchange.

Theresa May survives no confidence vote

Theresa May survives no confidence vote

British PM Theresa May has won a confidence vote against her, after vowing to fight efforts to oust her from the job.

Trump’s ex-lawyer gets three years

Trump’s ex-lawyer gets three years

Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen told a judge “blind loyalty” led him “to take a path of darkness” as he was sentenced to jail.

May will resign before next election

May will resign before next election

UK PM Theresa May has pledged to stand down before the next election but not before Brexit is sorted out as MPs head to a secret ballot to decide her fate.

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