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Wed 17 Oct 2018

High school students fed human ashes

High school students fed human ashes

AT least nine high school students have allegedly consumed a classmate’s dead grandma after they were unwittingly fed biscuits baked with her ashes.

Nine throws Karl surprise lifeline

Nine throws Karl surprise lifeline

REPORTS emerged recently that Today host Karl Stefanovic was about to be sacked. But he may have survived after all.

Teen wants freedom after school stabbing

Teen wants freedom after school stabbing

AN Adelaide private school girl charged with stabbing a fellow student allegedly told her victim “I’m sorry” before running away.

Campaign to bring home injured Queensland man

Campaign to bring home injured Queensland man

THE family of a Cairns man badly injured in a motorcycle crash in Vietnam are desperate to bring him home to Australia for his medical treatment.

The dog-mimicking magpie you need to hear to believe

The dog-mimicking magpie you need to hear to believe

WATCH THE VIDEO: A magpie caught on film mimicking a pet dog has created a nice change from the usual territorial bird renowned for swooping and attacking.

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.

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