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Wed 16 Oct 2019

Spider-Man star says diversity has to be authentic

premium_icon Spider-Man star says diversity has to be authentic

It wasn’t long ago that the former Neighbours actor come Hollywood star was being sent scripts for what he describes as token diverse roles.

Elton John sensationally slams Lion King

Elton John sensationally slams Lion King

He wrote the music, but Elton John says this year’s Lion King remake was a “huge disappointment” that made one massive mistake.

"Trump deranged' too soft to find death threats funny

"Trump deranged' too soft to find death threats funny

The ‘Giddy Hysteria’ of the Trump-Deranged has robbed them of the chance to find humour in memes inciting violence against specific people.

Hong Kong melts down over LeBron

Hong Kong melts down over LeBron

There was an explosive response to LeBron James’ controversial comments on China — in Hong Kong and from another NBA star.

Grease spin-off TV series announced

Grease spin-off TV series announced

Hollywood’s obsession with reboots continues, with a major network announcing a TV version of the musical, Grease. But there’s a twist.

NASA could get to Mars in 13 minutes

NASA could get to Mars in 13 minutes

As more countries join the race to explore space, a NASA scientist has revealed a new propulsion method that could give his agency the edge.

Meghan reveals Archie’s major milestone

Meghan reveals Archie’s major milestone

Meghan Markle has revealed a first for baby Archie at a charity event, where Prince Harry delivered an emotional speech.

Aussie’s revelation after Bulgarian release

premium_icon Aussie’s revelation after Bulgarian release

Jock Palfreeman has been released into house arrest as he lashed out at Australia’s sudden interest in his case, saying he would rather stay in Bulgaria.

Teen crash parents get White House meeting

Teen crash parents get White House meeting

The White House has invited for a meeting the family of Harry Dunn, the British teenager killed by the wife of a US diplomat in a car crash in the UK.

Tue 15 Oct 2019

‘Horrifying’ joke costs billionaire $886m

‘Horrifying’ joke costs billionaire $886m

Colourful rich-lister Kenneth Fisher has just received a multimillion-dollar blow following an “absolutely horrifying” speech.

Staggering sum Adele makes per day

Staggering sum Adele makes per day

She hasn’t released a record since 2016, but Adele’s still managed to rake in a truly eye-watering amount of money every single day since.

Passenger claims airline ruined marriage

Passenger claims airline ruined marriage

A Melbourne woman who claimed a lack of water on a flight to Dubai led to her collapse and marriage breakdown has lost in court

Turkey holding US nuclear bombs ‘hostage’

Turkey holding US nuclear bombs ‘hostage’

A deadly cache of weapons of mass destruction is essentially being “held hostage” by the Turkish President in a situation that “gets worse by the hour”.

'Randy' tradie caught having sex with man’s wife

'Randy' tradie caught having sex with man’s wife

A PLUMBER who was busted on camera in a late-night rendezvous at his client’s house with a married woman has spoken out.

Star spills on ‘passionate’ Miley romance

Star spills on ‘passionate’ Miley romance

Cody Simpson has confirmed he’s dating Miley Cyrus and explained why this romance is such a “different experience” for them.

Airline bans three-word greeting

Airline bans three-word greeting

There’s a phrase you won’t hear on this airline anymore — it’s been replaced by something more politically correct. And people are fuming.

Teen snatched after parents killed speaks

Teen snatched after parents killed speaks

Jayme Closs has spoken publicly after being snatched from her home after her parents were killed and held hostage in a remote cabin for 88 days.

Kate makes stunning arrival in Pakistan

Kate makes stunning arrival in Pakistan

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge kicked off their historic five-day tour on Monday — and Kate’s traditional dress wowed the crowd.

Paedophile ‘monster’ stabbed to death

Paedophile ‘monster’ stabbed to death

A man who sexually abused over 200 children while working as an English teacher before he was caught by Aussie police has been killed in jail.

Queen backs Boris’ Brexit in speech

premium_icon Queen backs Boris’ Brexit in speech

In a moment full of pomp and ceremony, the Queen has underlined Boris Johnson’s vow to leave the European Union by October 31 while opening Parliament.

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