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Canadian orchestra shuts down after body-shaming members

A Canadian orchestra has shut down after being accused of body-shaming members in an email that said only ‘fit and slim’ singers would be featured a... read more

Catholic school considers unisex toilets for two girls

Two schoolgirls at a country NSW Catholic school regard themselves as boys Trinity Catholic College in Lismore is considering installing new toilets for them Sc... read more

Meningitis test with a diagnosis in just one hour

A meningitis test which provides a result within an hour is being rolled out to patients for the first time. The DNA test is a simple swab, taken from the mouth... read more

15 Turkish bodyguards for Erdogan indicted

Picture of unknown protester at May 2017 demonstration against Turkish President Erdogan A total of 19 people, including 15 identified as Turkish security offic... read more

The Blonde Butler reveals secrets to the perfect platter

After working in marketing and advertising for five years, Sydney-based entrepreneur, Alex Cadger, decided to follow his passion and start catering business, Th... read more

New York teacher teaches geography using Bodak Yellow

Instagram star-turned-rapper Cardi B’s single Bodak Yellow has swept the nation in unexpected ways – even finding its way into a sixth grade classro... read more

Rare 362-year-old book donated to shop in Melbourne

A rare 17th century book has been discovered after it was donated to a store in Melbourne. The legal publication, titled ‘The First Book of JudgementsR... read more

The women behind controversial anti-gay marriage advert

An outspoken pastor, a Chinese-Australian GP and an anti-Safe Schools campaigner are the three faces of the ‘No’ campaign against same sex marriage.... read more

Police call for the Notting Hill Carnival to be banned

The Notting Hill Carnival was branded a disgrace last night after it was revealed that 31 police officers were attacked during the two-day event. They were sla... read more

Massive Colorado ranch goes on the market for $100M

A massive ranch in Colorado boasting a hunting lodge designed by LL Bean and multiple homes is on the market for $100million. The Cross Mountain Ranch consists ... read more

Founder of Stylerunner activewear conquered fitness world

As lightbulb moments go, Julie Stevanja’s is different to most. The 36-year-old founder of online fitness store, Stylerunner, came up with the idea for he... read more

Sandra Bullock donates $1m to Hurricane Harvey victims

Sandra Bullock donated $1 million to the Red Cross to help victims of Hurricane Harvey on Tuesday. The actress is part of a movement of celebrities donating res... read more

Queensland woman has not spent a dollar for over two years

A Queensland woman has revealed she has lived for two years without spending a single dollar. Just over two years ago Jo Neemeth, 48, left her job, rental prope... read more

Nearly 2.2m teens fear they will become a victim of crime

Fear of crime is harming the well-being of teenage girls – with one in three scared that they will be attacked by a stranger, research has found. A damning re... read more

Houston convention center overflows with 9,000 survivors

Hurricane Harvey has dumped the most rain in American history as catastrophic scenes unfold in Houston with shelters overwhelmed with survivors, a curfew in pla... read more

Photographs capture moment man finds out he will be a dad

A mother-to-be enlisted a photographer to capture the heartwarming moment her husband learned he was going to become a dad for the first time.   Chelsie Moral... read more

Emergency appeal keep monstrous Sydney paedophile in jail

The NSW government has for the first time been granted an emergency application to keep a ‘high-risk sex offender’ who poses a risk to ‘adults... read more

Noel Fielding proves an acquired taste for Bake Off fans

The Great British Bake Off returned to TV screens across the country in the first show since its switch from the BBC to Channel 4. Fans of Britain’s favou... read more

What is going on inside Kim Jong-un’s mind?

So what is going on inside the mind of North Korea’s unpredictable ruler, Kim Jong-un? This question is exercising some of the best political and military... read more

Theresa May believes she can resolve EU trade impasse

Theresa May is planning to turn to Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron to resolve the Brexit divorce bill dispute. Amid increasing anger over the EU’s handl... read more

Diana death driver could NOT have been drunk, says Burrell

Princess Diana’s driver could not have been drunk on the night she was killed in a traffic accident in Paris, her former butler has declared. Paul Burrell... read more

We’re just scapegoats tuition fees claims uni boss

Alan Jarvis, pictured, new head of Universities UK, defended the pay and conditions of senior academics  Universities have been ‘scapegoated’ over ... read more

How the animals are just as clever as chimpanzees

They have been spotted juggling with stones and holding paws while asleep to stop a partner floating away. Now otters have shown they are not just cute, but cle... read more

Melbourne barista wins $29,061 in back pay

A Melbourne barista has been back-payed $29,061 in a fair work ruling The cafe worker had been ripped off by up to $5 an hour for three years A Melbourne trades... read more