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Fri 25 May 2018

Morgan Freeman accused of sexual harassment

Morgan Freeman accused of sexual harassment

Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman, 80, has been accused of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour on movie sets. He has issued an apology.

Harry and former lover Chelsy’s ‘teary’ call

Harry and former lover Chelsy’s ‘teary’ call

SHE looked awkward watching her ex say ‘I do’. Now it’s been revealed Chelsy Davy and Prince Harry had a difficult phone call days before the royal wedding.

Donald Trump’s North Korea backflip

Donald Trump’s North Korea backflip

THE president has cancelled the much-anticipated summit with Kim Jong-un, blaming North Korea’s “open hostility”.

How this family can live off a three-day-week wage

How this family can live off a three-day-week wage

Fernvale eco-warrior Roman Spur is a man on a sustainable lifestyle mission.

Thu 24 May 2018

AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

Cramped? Loud? Boring? What drives us mad when we're travelling through the skies?

Grandmother sentenced to death by hanging

Grandmother sentenced to death by hanging

A Sydney grandmother has been sentenced to death by hanging in Malaysia.

'Don't sack innocent officials': Council's reply to Minister

'Don't sack innocent officials': Council's reply to Minister

The councillors have argued it would not be good governance to sack entirely innocent elected persons.

Simpsons creator reveals new Netflix show

Simpsons creator reveals new Netflix show

SET in a medieval kingdom, the new animated show will feature the voices of comedians including Abbi Jacobson and Eric Andre.

'It was thiiiiis big...'

'It was thiiiiis big...'

'Best fishing in years': Locals big catch leads to big call

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

A DISPUTE between two rural neighbours over a dead dog in southwest Queensland has left one man charged with assault and another with axe injuries.

Labor’s problem with ‘Super Saturday’ vote date

Labor’s problem with ‘Super Saturday’ vote date

A LIKELY date for a “Super Saturday” of by-elections has been announced, but Labor isn’t happy with it.

'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

THE parents of a teenage boy in hospital after an accident on a high ropes course during a school camp have broken their silence.

END OF THE LINE: The jobs that will be gone within 10 years

END OF THE LINE: The jobs that will be gone within 10 years

THESE are the jobs that won’t survive the digital decade — and here’s how to make sure your job won’t be on the chopping block.

Cyclists push new rules to punish drivers

Cyclists push new rules to punish drivers

CYCLISTS fed up with drivers who text behind the wheel are backing a new technology that could take their phones away from them completely.

Woman’s incredible final letter before tragic death

Woman’s incredible final letter before tragic death

VANESSA Juresic had big plans to “change the world for the better”, but tragically died at 36. The final letter she wrote is extraordinary to read.

Aussies' concern for environment on the rise

Aussies' concern for environment on the rise

A NEW report has found Australians' concern about the state of the country's environment is rising, with four out of five people saying we should "act now".

State funding assured for Hayman Island school

State funding assured for Hayman Island school

THE Department of Education has committed this week to providing staffing to ensure the continued operation of the state school on Hayman Island.

Australia’s rich list revealed

Australia’s rich list revealed

THE list of Australia’s richest people has been revealed, and it includes one surprising “mystery” billionaire worth $5.9 billion.

Body on beach: ‘We’re doing a headcount’

Body on beach: ‘We’re doing a headcount’

THE mystery has deepened over woman’s body that washed up on Cronulla beach as a local leader does a “headcount” among the Indian community.

Katter’s mob riles up ‘city-dwellers’

Katter’s mob riles up ‘city-dwellers’

ANIMAL activists are bristling over a photo of two Katter’s Australian Party MPs standing triumphantly over a mound of dead pigs.

Creepy commuter’s upskirting trick

Creepy commuter’s upskirting trick

WHILE they stood waiting for their train, women in Sydney had no idea they were being filmed by a creep using his camera phone.

30yo deadbeat: ‘Doing what’s best for me’

30yo deadbeat: ‘Doing what’s best for me’

A DEADBEAT millennial son sued by his own parents to have him kicked out of home has given a cringe-worthy TV interview.

Creepy $1765 dolls taking over the internet

Creepy $1765 dolls taking over the internet

THEY look like the stuff of nightmares. But these bizarre dolls are taking the world by storm and boast a legion of celebrity fans.

What was MH370 ‘mystery’ cargo?

What was MH370 ‘mystery’ cargo?

RELATIVES of those who perished on board missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 say the plane was carrying 2.2 tonnes of cargo yet to be fully identified.

Why you should ignore best-before dates

Why you should ignore best-before dates

IT IS branded on nearly every product we buy but a bold move by a major supermarket could mean they become a thing of the past.

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