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80-year-olds are just as street-savvy as 18-year-olds

Our gut instinct about whether a stranger poses a threat is as good when we’re 80 as when we’re 18, according to new research. Older people are as g... read more

Victorian overweight mum loses 30kg for bodybuilding comp

A 36-year-old Victorian mum challenged herself to lose 30 kilos in a single year in order to enter a bodybuilding competition, and the results are astounding. ... read more

Leah Costa CONFIRMS relationship with David  Witko

Speculation that Bachelor reject Leah Costa, 24 is dating former Bachelorette hunk David Witko, 34, has been swirling since July this year.  And on Monday, the... read more

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner head to the White House

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner were spotted up bright and early Monday as they headed to work at the White House.  The smiling pair were spotted st... read more

Swiss sex sadist is jailed for eight years

A perverted sex sadist in Switzerland who drugged African women and tortured them on camera in his homemade dungeon has been jailed for eight years. A regional ... read more

Nine-year-old girl lifts the lid on gypsy lifestyle

Constantly on the move, not going to school and facing a future as an uneducated homemaker is the life many young gypsy girls lead. For one nine-year-old Irish ... read more

Babbel’s list of phrases Brit holidaymakers should avoid

The cliché of a socially-awkward British tourist is nothing new.  But, according to research conducted by language app Babbel, the gaffes we commit in other c... read more

Suicide bomber ‘abandons mission and runs away in fear’

A suicide bomber was captured on video abandoning his mission and running away in fear after coming under fire from troops in Iraq.  The clip, thought to have ... read more

In new leap for AI: computer chips that can smell

A technology expert has created a computer chip based on mice neurons that could recognise the smell of explosives. The device could be implanted into the brain... read more

India says troops ‘disengaging’ from stand-off with China

India said Monday it had agreed with China to end a months-long military stand-off at a strategically important disputed area in the Himalayas and troops had be... read more

Yoga benefits the central nervous system and immunity

Yoga benefits the central nervous system, strengthens immunity and gives people a sense of focus, new research reveals. Practicing the ancient spiritual exercis... read more

Bodies of all ten sailors recovered from USS John S McCain

Divers from the Navy and Marine Corps have located all ten of the sailors who were killed when an oil tanker collided with the USS John S McCain on August 21. T... read more

CNN reporter helps stranded Texas pensioner from flood

A CNN correspondent shadowing a rescue team during Tropical Storm Harvey helped an elderly couple and their daughter out of a home in Texas after it was left co... read more

Jetstar running huge spring sale, but you better be quick!

Jetstar is having a spring sale with cheap tickets to several overseas destinations The prices allow holidaymakers to fly as far away as Honolulu for less than ... read more

Moment moped rider in China is nearly killed twice

Footage from Shangrao, China, shows the unsuspecting moped driver narrowly escaping death as he is knocked off his bike by an approaching truck Just a few secon... read more

New York real estate exec in murder suicide was being sued

A wealthy real estate executive who shot his wife and daughter before turning the gun on himself in a gruesome double murder suicide was being sued for stealing... read more

Elderly Sydney woman May Ritchie was beaten and strangled

The battered body of an elderly woman was found partially covered in newspapers, shopping bags and pillows on the floor of her unit in Sydney’s northern b... read more

Muslim immigrant from Sydney is jailed for funding ISIS

A Sydney man, disturbed from time spent in Australian immigration detention as a child, has been jailed for financing Islamic State. Ali Al-Talebi was sentenced... read more

Tillerson lunches with Trump amid Charlottesville discord

President Donald Trump with break bread with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson this afternoon. He’s invited Tillerson to his weekly luncheon with the vice ... read more

Hastings father who lost his son pens emotional letter 

The father of a three-year-old boy who died from a brain haemorrhage last year has posted a touching letter of the lessons he has learnt since losing his son. H... read more

Moment father is snared by paedophile hunters in Warwick

Paedophile hunters have shared the moment they confronted a 51-year-old father who thought he was meeting a child for sex.  Mark Wood thought he had been talki... read more

Forget cougars it’s all about the WHIP

They say age is nothing but a number but when it comes to dating, the older woman certainly faces the challenge of being branded a cougar if she dares date some... read more

Malcolm Turnbull grilled by Leigh Sales over poll results

Leigh Sales has spectacularly taken down Malcolm Turnbull during a fiery clash over the Prime Minister’s disastrous poll results. Appearing on ABC’s... read more

Mark Cuban and ‘The Rock’ could challenge Trump in 2020

Mark Cuban isn’t ready to launch a formal campaign to challenge President Donald Trump. Yet Cuban, an outspoken Texas billionaire who describes himself as... read more