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Mon 9 Dec 2019

Wrong number costs $370k inheritance

Wrong number costs $370k inheritance

Peter Teich inherited a small fortune recently – but one tiny mistake meant the money ended up being paid out to a complete stranger.

34yo named as world’s youngest leader

34yo named as world’s youngest leader

At just 34, Sanna Marin will soon become Finland’s youngest ever Prime Minister, and it’s believed she may be the world’s youngest too.

Ex-police minister's dad charged over fatal hit-run

premium_icon Ex-police minister's dad charged over fatal hit-run

Ex-police minister Troy Grant said his devastated father “has offered to trade his own life to bring back” the man he is accused of killing.

WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

premium_icon WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

Former CEO of Ipswich City Council Carl Wulff has spoken about the devastating impacts his actions have had on his family, finances and career

Rapper eerily predicts his own death

Rapper eerily predicts his own death

An unearthed tweet, dark song lyrics and even a bizarre viral video have grim new meanings after rapper Juice Wrld’s death.

Plibersek ‘no comment’ on rape claims by Hawke’s daughter

premium_icon Plibersek ‘no comment’ on rape claims by Hawke’s daughter

Tanya Plibersek has refused to criticise Bob Hawke after the Labor legend’s daughter claimed he urged her not to tell police she was raped by one of his union mates.

Jetstar’s unusual new $309 flight

Jetstar’s unusual new $309 flight

It’s the country that’s been dubbed the ‘new Japan’, and flying there direct from Australia just became a whole lot cheaper.

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