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Fri 22 Nov 2019

Endangered Sumatran elephants found dead

Endangered Sumatran elephants found dead

The carcasses of two critically endangered Sumatran elephants have been found in the space of a week.

Children offered free baby poultry for giving up gadgets

Children offered free baby poultry for giving up gadgets

Students are being given free baby poultry in a "chickenisation campaign" that seeks to lure children away from their smartphones.

Gory reason dead man charged rent

Gory reason dead man charged rent

Ronald Wayne White’s mother said her “knees gave way” when she was told about the horrific scenario of her son’s death.

Mum’s insane spend on Christmas presents

Mum’s insane spend on Christmas presents

The mum-of-three started shopping on Boxing Day, and even though she’s already spent almost $5000, she says she hasn’t finished.

Tesla unveils first electric pick-up truck

Tesla unveils first electric pick-up truck

Tesla has unveiled its first pick-up truck, a sharply angled vehicle that chief executive Elon Musk says is crucial in helping to "solve sustainable energy".

JLo slammed for ‘bulls**t’ Hustlers claim

JLo slammed for ‘bulls**t’ Hustlers claim

Jennifer Lopez has received backlash after the Hollywood star claimed she did her stripper movie Hustlers for free.

As an Aussie, I’ll never understand this American habit

premium_icon As an Aussie, I’ll never understand this American habit

Of the many differences between Australians and Americans, little could be odder than the seemingly obnoxious trait of taking long and loud phone calls, writes US...

Grace Millane jury returns verdict

Grace Millane jury returns verdict

The family of murdered British backpacker Grace Millane could be heard sobbing after a New Zealand jury delivered their verdict.

What Boris and Prince Andrew mean for Brexit

premium_icon What Boris and Prince Andrew mean for Brexit

As the UK election campaign rolls on and Prince Andrew’s headache grows there’s no denying that it’s been an interesting week to be an Aussie abroad, writes...

Mum’s topless cleaning backfires horribly

Mum’s topless cleaning backfires horribly

A woman who removed her shirt as she cleaned her dusty garage has been charged with a sex crime because her stepkids saw her topless.

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