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Tue 11 Jun 2019

‘Selfless act’ before couple’s cruise death

‘Selfless act’ before couple’s cruise death

When the search was called off for a woman missing from a cruise ship on Sunday, she joined a long list of vanished holiday-makers.

Mon 10 Jun 2019

Woman in 'pink pyjamas’ missing from cruise ship

Woman in 'pink pyjamas’ missing from cruise ship

Tourists have told how a woman in “pink pyjamas” fell from a “rocky” cruise liner in high winds near Majorca — as the desperate search was called off.

Horror Bali scooter crash caught on CCTV

Horror Bali scooter crash caught on CCTV

Another Aussie has been killed in Bali after the scooter he was riding on was hit by a truck that allegedly ran a red light at a busy intersection.

Fans angry at Meghan photos

Fans angry at Meghan photos

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, appeared to take a back seat role at the Trooping the Colour festivities for the Queen’s birthday and royal fans are not happy.

Sun 9 Jun 2019

US town goes mad for ‘roo named Jojo

US town goes mad for ‘roo named Jojo

Hundreds of people in this Mississippi town turned out to help search for Jojo as fears grew he could be taken by an alligator.

Meghan stuns in royal duty comeback

Meghan stuns in royal duty comeback

Royal fans are in a spin as Meghan Markle made her first public appearance since the birth of Archie with Prince Harry.

Prince Louis makes adorable royal debut

Prince Louis makes adorable royal debut

Prince Louis has stolen the show on his first royal engagement as the one-year-old joined Prince George and Princess Charlotte for the Trooping the Colour.

Sat 8 Jun 2019

Palace in panic over royal leak

Palace in panic over royal leak

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have reportedly been the target of hackers, with the couple’s secret photos being shared online.

Earth set for asteroid ‘close call’

Earth set for asteroid ‘close call’

One of just 10 asteroids on an interplanetary ‘risk list’ will hurtle towards Earth in September. And it has a small — but very real — chance of hitting us.

Facebook chief splits with billionaire

Facebook chief splits with billionaire

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has split from her wealthy boyfriend as her tech giant employer battles its own break up calls.

US cop jailed for killing Australian

US cop jailed for killing Australian

A former US cop who shot dead an unarmed Australian woman — after she called police to report a crime — has been jailed.

Thu 6 Jun 2019

Bigfoot exposed in new FBI file

Bigfoot exposed in new FBI file

Bigfoot really was an X-file. The FBI actually did follow-up on sightings of a tall, furry biped. And they’ve just declassified their investigations.

Subtle sign the Queen liked ScoMo

Subtle sign the Queen liked ScoMo

The Queen has chuckled through her first meeting with our PM. And a subtle signal to her staff showed the royal really was enjoying herself.

Wed 5 Jun 2019

Trump receives surprise London visit

Trump receives surprise London visit

President Trump has had a surprise visitor in London and taken another swipe at the mayor, dismissing major protests against him as ‘fake news’.

Tue 4 Jun 2019

$1.8 million object found in drawer

$1.8 million object found in drawer

An antique dealer kept a chess piece in a drawer for almost 60 years. Now Sotheby’s have valued the neglected item at $1.8 million.

Melania’s fashion tribute to Diana

Melania’s fashion tribute to Diana

Melania Trump has visited Buckingham Palace for lunch with the Queen but her choice of outfit has royal watchers comparing her to another iconic royal.

Queen’s subtle message to Trump

Queen’s subtle message to Trump

The Queen has delivered a subtle message to the world in hosting President Trump as he arrived at Buckingham Palace for his state visit.

Mon 3 Jun 2019

Is this how we save the world’s oceans from plastic?

Is this how we save the world’s oceans from plastic?

This year we’re set to produce over 350 billion kilograms of plastic globally. Between 8 and 12 billion kilograms will end up in the ocean.

Elton’s half-brother slams Rocketman

Elton’s half-brother slams Rocketman

SPOILER WARNING. The singer’s half-sibling has lashed out at the acclaimed biopic, claiming the movie has a glaring error.

Out of control cruise ship crashes in Venice

Out of control cruise ship crashes in Venice

Stunning video has emerged of the moment an out-of-control, enormous cruise ship smashes into a wharf, injuring two Aussies.

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