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Tue 19 Jan 2021

Airline’s weird move after COVID death

Airline’s weird move after COVID death

An airline in the US has provided a passenger who risked his life to save another a voucher for his efforts and “inconvenience”.

Kamala Harris laughs at cheeky Trump jab

Kamala Harris laughs at cheeky Trump jab

A TikTok video posted by Kamala Harris’ niece has gained more than 16 million views, showing the incoming VP laughing at a cheeky Donald Trump swipe.

'Immature, impolite': Melania's brutal snub to Jill Biden

'Immature, impolite': Melania's brutal snub to Jill Biden

Before she leaves the White House, Melania Trump will break with a 70-year-old tradition for outgoing First Ladies with a brutal gesture.

Norway deaths won’t affect rollout

Norway deaths won’t affect rollout

A spate of deaths potentially linked to the Pfizer vaccine in Norway won’t stop the elderly receiving the jab, but Aussies could still receive multiple vaccines.

Tech giants’ bans have trumped free speech

Premium Content Tech giants’ bans have trumped free speech

If you are so repulsed by what Donald Trump says on his social media platforms, unfollow or block him, writes Jake Thrupp.

Qld morgue worker in thick of UK’s virus horror

Premium Content Qld morgue worker in thick of UK’s virus horror

The deadly second wave is causing UK morgues to run out of space, prompting a warning from a Queenslander stuck in the middle of it.

ANZAC Day plot: ‘Youngest terrorist’ freed in stunning move

Premium Content ANZAC Day plot: ‘Youngest terrorist’ freed in stunning move

A teenage terrorist who plotted an attack on a Melbourne ANZAC Day march has been granted parole in the UK despite originally being jailed for life.

How will Kim and Kanye divide up their empire?

How will Kim and Kanye divide up their empire?

The new year has started with it’s first A-list break up, as Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West are reportedly close to filing for divorce.

PM condemns US rioters ahead of inauguration

Premium Content PM condemns US rioters ahead of inauguration

Scott Morrison has “echoed” the remarks of other world leaders in condemning the US Capitol violence, but did not name Donald Trump as a source of the incident.

Pentagon's final blow to Trump

Pentagon's final blow to Trump

Donald Trump is just days away from leaving the White House but the outgoing president will not receive the massive farewell he hoped for.

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