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Wed 17 Oct 2018

Crikey! Gruesome image wins Irwin praise in photo comp

Crikey! Gruesome image wins Irwin praise in photo comp

ROBERT Irwin son of Australia’s legendary crocodile hunter has been commended in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.

Minister’s ‘appalling’ swipe at poor country

Minister’s ‘appalling’ swipe at poor country

MINISTER Melissa Price has been accused of making “shocking” and “offensive” remarks to a visiting dignitary at a Canberra restaurant last night.

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

A WOMAN in her 20s has died after her car ran off the road and hit a tree on Bangalow Rd this afternoon.

‘Shocked and embarrassed’: Meal turns awkward

‘Shocked and embarrassed’: Meal turns awkward

A FORMER world leader was dining at a Canberra restaurant last night when he met one of our government’s ministers. It reportedly got awkward fast.

Big problem with PM’s plan

Big problem with PM’s plan

AUSTRALIA runs the risk of creating countless “ghetto towns” if Scott Morrison’s plan to force migrants to live in rural and regional areas goes ahead.

Incredible story behind Meghan’s QLD jeans

Incredible story behind Meghan’s QLD jeans

THE inspiring Queensland label saw a 1000% spike in traffic on their website after Meghan Markle stepped onto a Dubbo tarmac wearing one of their designs.

YouTube suffers global outage

YouTube suffers global outage

THE world’s most popular video streaming service is experiencing a global outage. And people are not happy.

China’s bizarre defence of ‘brainwashing’ camps

China’s bizarre defence of ‘brainwashing’ camps

A CHINESE governor has said controversial re-education camps are more like holiday resorts where wives “become more considerate” and life is “colourful”.

Dreamworld engineer’s emotional message

Dreamworld engineer’s emotional message

THE engineering supervisor who worked the day of the Dreamworld tragedy has addressed the victims families.

Quick-thinking student acknowledged for bravery

Quick-thinking student acknowledged for bravery

Kumbia State School Year 5 student James Whiteman went to school last Thursday thinking it was just going to be a day like any other.

Miracle cockatoo returns home

Miracle cockatoo returns home

Few struggled more so in last week's severe storms than Coolabunia dairy farmer Damien Tessmann and his unlikely feathered friend, Lazarus.

‘What a slap in the face’: Bishop’s insult

‘What a slap in the face’: Bishop’s insult

JULIE Bishop’s sister says she “could not believe it” when the former foreign minister was snubbed and she’s “really angry” with “a whole heap of people”.

Man jailed over teen’s party drug death

Man jailed over teen’s party drug death

LUKE Delphin continually offered a 13-year-old a deadly party drug back at this apartment. He could be out of jail in a year over the teen’s death.

Judge blasts ‘pathetic’ reason for frenzied stabbing

Judge blasts ‘pathetic’ reason for frenzied stabbing

A JUDGE has let rip on a man who stabbed a 14-year-old nine times outside a Sydney McDonald’s in a chilling act of “revenge”.

Ariana breaks her silence on split from fiance

Ariana breaks her silence on split from fiance

ARIANA Grande has spoken out following her sudden split from fiance Pete Davidson — and she hasn’t held back.

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