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Sun 10 Nov 2019

Dad left with ‘sunken head’ in bat attack

Dad left with ‘sunken head’ in bat attack

A dad has been left paralysed and with “half a head” after being confronted while walking home from work — but his attacker got just two months.

Sat 9 Nov 2019

NZ blanketed by Aussie fires’ smoke

NZ blanketed by Aussie fires’ smoke

This stomach-churning image shows the astonishing distance dangerous smoke and dust has billowed from Australia’s awful bushfires.

Lotto winner’s dollar-store secret

Lotto winner’s dollar-store secret

Marie Kibler pocketed more than $4 million after hitting the jackpot – but the bargain-savvy winner has revealed a surprising addiction.

Truth about iconic Bridesmaids scene

Truth about iconic Bridesmaids scene

Kristen Wiig never wanted to include the food-poisoning scene in Bridesmaids. Now director Paul Feig has revealed how it came to be.

Britain savaged by fatal floods

Britain savaged by fatal floods

The UK has been hit by a series of devastating floods as rain of biblical proportions turned deadly and forced thousands to flee from their homes.

Handshake sparks wild tennis blow-up

Handshake sparks wild tennis blow-up

Madness erupted as a furious female tennis player confronted her opponent — and her coach fell on his backside trying to back her up.

McGregor’s DNA test over alleged lovechild

McGregor’s DNA test over alleged lovechild

Conor McGregor has taken a DNA test to prove his not the father of a young girl, whose mother claims she slept with the UFC star.

MOVIE REVIEW: Haunting return to horror classic

MOVIE REVIEW: Haunting return to horror classic

Stanley Kubrick took his audience to extreme places in his horror classic The Shining. Doctor Sleep director Mike Flanagan is a little more even-handed in his...

Wife identifies man’s arm found in shark

Wife identifies man’s arm found in shark

A woman has confirmed that an arm found inside a tiger shark caught at Reunion Island is that of her husband after recognising his wedding ring.

Hong Kong buyers turn to Australian coasts after protests

Hong Kong buyers turn to Australian coasts after protests

Hong Kong residents are setting their sights on Gold Coast property in a wave of real estate inquiries across Australia following months of protest turmoil

Fri 8 Nov 2019

Activists abuse blind man for having guide dog

Activists abuse blind man for having guide dog

Animal rights activists have attacked a blind man for having a guide dog, saying the animal should be “out there playing in the fields”.

Footage of man dousing cops in petrol

Footage of man dousing cops in petrol

A man has been jailed after he attacked a group of police officers, dousing them with petrol, leaving them fearing they would burn alive.

Aussie man killed by elephant

Aussie man killed by elephant

An Australian tourist has been killed by an elephant while camping in the African nation of Namibia, the country’s government says.

Photo exposes ‘major concern’ on plane

Photo exposes ‘major concern’ on plane

A passenger has photographed an unsettling detail on a plane window — and has demanded the airline explain itself and take action.

Why pics of Keanu’s girlfriend shocked me

Why pics of Keanu’s girlfriend shocked me

When I saw photos of Keanu Reeves with his first public girlfriend in decades, I’ll admit I was shocked by my own reaction.

Mayor’s hair cut off by protesters

Mayor’s hair cut off by protesters

A FEMALE mayor has been attacked by a mob who forcibly cut her hair, covered her in paint and marched her barefoot through the streets. This is what made them angry.

Drug addict’s jaw-dropping new look

Drug addict’s jaw-dropping new look

A former drug addict has shared her incredible recovery photos after beating a ferocious habit that once forced her to sell her body.

Funds raised for Brits attacked by shark

Funds raised for Brits attacked by shark

Funds are being raised for two British tourists attacked by a shark off the Queensland coast last week.

Surprising story behind massive pop hit

Surprising story behind massive pop hit

Carly Rae Jepsen’s Call Me Maybe is one of the biggest pop songs of the past decade. As she tells news.com.au, it took her by complete surprise.

‘Premeditated’ attack in family’s massacre

‘Premeditated’ attack in family’s massacre

Speculation is mounting an American family massacred by a drug cartel was targeted in a hit as details surface of a long-running feud.

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