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Florida man ‘kidnapped and raped his step-granddaughter’

A convicted felon in Florida is accused of dragging his 11-year-old step-granddaughter into the woods and raping her in the middle of the night, police say.  D... read more

Bank of Mum and Dad now fifth-biggest lender in Australia

About 30 per cent of Australian parents have lent money to their children to buy their first house – but most of them don’t expect to get the money back. Th... read more

UPS delivery traps a man inside his own apartment

The feeling of waiting for a package can be as exciting and anxiety-inducing as the anticipation on Christmas Eve. But one Dublin, California, man’s mail ... read more

Heart disease is more likely if you stand at work

Standing all day at work makes you twice as likely to develop heart disease than sitting, experts say. Desks that allow workers to stand all day are a new trend... read more

Apple fans are wowed by a life-size statue of Steve Jobs

A shop in Chengdu has installed a statue of Steve Jobs Pictures of the late Apple CEO were taken on September 4 According to reports, the statue helps to promo... read more

Type 2 diabetics are not taking their medications

More than a third of type 2 diabetics aren’t taking their life-saving drugs, a major new review has found. Experts say patients who are failing to take th... read more

Market for counterfeit Yeezy sneakers by Kanye West

Pictured are Kanye West and Kim Kardashian in February 2015. West is believed to be wearing the Yeezy 3 sneakers ‘Yeezy 750 Boost.’ The counterfeit ... read more

Perth man fined for selling rock lobsters on black market

Western Australian man fined and banned from lobster fishing for two years Graham Thomas Davies, from Yanchep, sold 300 rock lobsters on black market Pleaded gu... read more

Lincolnshire para-triathlete left paralysed after diving

A mother-of-two left paralysed from the waist down in a freak diving accident has overcome her injuries to become a gold medal winning para-triathlete. Liz McTe... read more

Brooklyn’s annual Caribbean J’Ouvert Festival kicks off

Scores of bikini-clad women took to the streets of Brooklyn in elaborate dresses to mark the annual West Indian Day Parade.  Revellers added a splash of colour... read more

Little Mix concert chaos as 20,000 try to leave car park

A Little Mix concert turned into ‘chaos’ after thousands of fans tried to leave at the same time and were stuck in the car park for two hours. Aroun... read more

Ohio photographer shot as deputy thought camera was a gun

Cameraman shot: Andy Grimm, a news photographer from Ohio, was shot and wounded by a sheriff’s deputy who apparently mistook his equipment for a weapon  ... read more

Photographer Derek Ridger releases book of 80s portraits

It was a decade defined by Margaret Thatcher, MTV, yuppies, strikes, riots and mass unemployment. The 1980s was a period of radical social change, that saw youn... read more

Afghan on trial over rape and murder of German teenager

An asylum seeker accused of raping and murdering an EU official’s daughter attacked her to satisfy his ‘sexual urges’ before leaving her uncon... read more

Man on the run after kidnapping girlfriend in California

An armed and dangerous man is on the run after kidnapping his 55-year-old girlfriend who recently sought a restraining order against him.  Joseph Hetzel, 52, k... read more

Beyonce and George Clooney to lead Harvey charity telethon

Beyonce and George Clooney will lead a line-up of celebrities at a telethon later this month to benefit the victims of Hurricane Harvey. Hand in Hand: A Benefit... read more

Does the Savoy have the world’s most comfortable bed?

For fans of creature comforts, a new bed in London’s Savoy Hotel is exactly what dreams are made of. The London hotel is claiming that the four poster in ... read more

Texas teen used Siri to save her during Hurricane Harvey

A sick teenage girl used Siri to call for help during Hurricane Harvey but says the Coast Guard left her stranded in rising floodwaters overnight before she was... read more

Trump lets Japan and S.Korea buy ‘sophisticated’ arms

President Donald Trump says he has given the go-ahead for Japan and South Korea to buy a ‘substantially increased amount’ of sophisticated military ... read more

Michael Strahan covers Houston for GMA after Greek holiday

Michael Strahan returned to work at Good Morning America today, reporting from his home town in Houston after a summer vacation on his yacht in Greece. The show... read more

Rob Sitch has a friendly interview with Andrew Bolt

Comedian Rob Sitch has given a very revealing interview with Andrew Bolt, leading the conservative columnist to warn he might not be welcome back at the ABC. Si... read more

Louise Linton poses for cover of DC society magazine

Louise Linton is courting the spotlight once again, with DC’s newest housewife appearing on the cover of local society magazine ‘Washington Life.... read more

M1 crash victims named after identified by fingerprints

The eight victims of the M1 horror crash were so severely injured they had to be identified by their fingerprints, an inquest has heard. The six men and two wom... read more

Cheryl hits back at transgender model Munroe Bergdorf

L’Oréal ambassador Cheryl has responded to Munroe Bergdorf for dragging her name into the ongoing race row surrounding the transgender model. A spokespe... read more