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Thu 18 Jul 2019

Kevin Spacey sexual assault case dropped

Kevin Spacey sexual assault case dropped

PROSECUTORS have dropped a case accusing actor Kevin Spacey of groping an 18-year-old man in 2016.

Bullied teen died in front of classmates

Bullied teen died in front of classmates

A 14-year-old boy, who had reportedly been the target of bullies, has died at a train station as other students watched on.

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

A simple question over where drivers are allowed to park their cars has sparked a debate, with many motorists disagreeing with the law.

Photo that outraged Woolies’ customers

Photo that outraged Woolies’ customers

A Melbourne man spotted something at his local supermarket that left him “confused and surprised”. And it’s angered a lot of other shoppers too.

‘Weird’ viral freezer theory busted

‘Weird’ viral freezer theory busted

When a woman revealed the “real” purpose of a feature found in every freezer, people were gobsmacked. But it turns out, she was very wrong.

Cambodia vows to send back plastic waste

Cambodia vows to send back plastic waste

Cambodia will reject 83 shipping containers filled with plastic rubbish from an unnamed country, officials say.

Elders shares soar as they resume trading

Elders shares soar as they resume trading

Elders shares have resumed trading up 14% following its announcement the agribusiness would buy wholesale buying group Australian Independent Rural Retailers.

Mum issues bathtub warning after son's mystery illness

Mum issues bathtub warning after son's mystery illness

When the test results came back, the family were in shock.

Plan to make Mars habitable

Plan to make Mars habitable

Researchers say small "islands" sealed off under lightweight shields that mimic the Earth's greenhouse effect could make Mars habitable.

Man caught with $48k of cocaine under wig

Man caught with $48k of cocaine under wig

A Colombian drug smuggler has shown the world how not to smuggle drugs by using a seriously shoddy form of disguise.

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

Researchers say walking 8900 steps a day can help protect against cognitive decline and brain tissue loss from Alzheimer's disease.

Dick Smith didn’t want $500k tax return

Dick Smith didn’t want $500k tax return

Outspoken millionaire Dick Smith received a $500,000 tax refund, but says he shouldn’t get the money because he’s already wealthy.

Hunt for man linked to alleged Qld murder

Hunt for man linked to alleged Qld murder

Detectives are searching for a man wanted in connection to the alleged murder of a man outside of Queensland pub.

Horror as tourist snaps neck on slide

Horror as tourist snaps neck on slide

The mother of a 23-year-old who broke his neck while on a waterside says she cannot watch the footage. WARNING: GRAPHIC.

UberEats to fix ‘unfair’ contracts

UberEats to fix ‘unfair’ contracts

UberEats says it is changing its contracts with restaurants so they no longer shoulder the burden of refunds for dodgy deliveries.

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