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Thu 17 Oct 2019

Woolies’ surprising new bag move

Woolies’ surprising new bag move

Supermarket giant Woolworths is dividing shoppers after quietly launching a trial of old-school paper bags — at select stores only.

Owner of Caulfield Cup fav says Yes to Everest

Owner of Caulfield Cup fav says Yes to Everest

The Caulfield Cup or The Everest? Leading owner Brae Sokolski has winning chances in both races and deciding which track to attend wasn’t taken lightly

Folau rejects tribunal decision and blasts ‘biased’ lawyer

Folau rejects tribunal decision and blasts ‘biased’ lawyer

Dumped rugby superstar Israel Folau has suggested the tribunal that sacked him was stacked against him, in explosive court documents

Irish wizard making bold bid to conquer Everest

Irish wizard making bold bid to conquer Everest

Champion trainer Aidan O’Brien has won big races all over the world and he is keen to add $14 million The Everest to his list with outsider Ten Sovereigns

Legends blast NRL’s greedy cash grab

Legends blast NRL’s greedy cash grab

Rugby league legends have laid into the NRL after another controversial decision with the grand final debacle still fresh in the memory.

Powerlines down cause outage, thousands affected

Powerlines down cause outage, thousands affected

Up to 2451 customers lost power, Essential Energy confirmed

Mercedes Mum jailed for ‘deplorable’ crime

Mercedes Mum jailed for ‘deplorable’ crime

A woman who hit speeds of 230km/h trying to flee from police has been jailed with the magistrate calling the crime “one of the worst I’ve seen”.

Girl dies in mum's arms from toxic shock syndrome

Girl dies in mum's arms from toxic shock syndrome

Just three days after her 19th birthday - Maddy passed away from the most unexpected reason.

Detail in Friends pic sets tongues wagging

Detail in Friends pic sets tongues wagging

Jennifer Aniston set the internet alight after she joined Instagram and posted her first public picture. But that’s not what’s got everyone talking.

MOVIE REVIEW: Sequel totally worth waiting 10 years for

MOVIE REVIEW: Sequel totally worth waiting 10 years for

If you had to wait 10 years for a movie to come out, is there even any point? Yes, in this case, resoundingly yes.

Qantas days away from unthinkable flight

Qantas days away from unthinkable flight

This weekend Qantas will send human guinea pigs on a flight no airline has pulled off before — a gruelling journey for the history books

CommBank customers furious at outage

CommBank customers furious at outage

An unknown computer issue has left thousands of furious Commonwealth Bank customers unable to access their funds or use the app.

Anglican dean jailed for child sex abuse

Anglican dean jailed for child sex abuse

A former senior Anglican has been jailed over horrific sexual abuse that left a boy bleeding, in tears, and feeling dirty no matter how much he washed himsel

Victim’s $303k payout win after ‘vaginal cavity search’

Victim’s $303k payout win after ‘vaginal cavity search’

Natalie Simms was pulled over by police for a random drug search. They found nothing — but still told her to “spread your legs”.

'Disgusted' Hanson upstages government

'Disgusted' Hanson upstages government

Pauline Hanson is boycotting votes in the Senate because of her anger on one issue. Today she got one over on the government.

Bach star’s plastic surgery transformation

Bach star’s plastic surgery transformation

With his tattoos and long hair Ciarran Stott is easily one of this year’s most recognisable contestants — but he didn’t always look like this.

New boss appointed for disability scheme

New boss appointed for disability scheme

A former NSW department head has been appointed chief executive of the National Disability Insurance Agency.

Major Friends blunders you never noticed

Major Friends blunders you never noticed

On at least two occasions, there were complete strangers on our screens pretending to be one of the stars. Here’s everything else you missed.

Married couple falls in love with mother, forms new family

Married couple falls in love with mother, forms new family

A married couple with two children have fallen in love with a mother who they met at their gym and now they all live together in a happy polyamorous household.

Welfare drug test laws on way to Senate

Welfare drug test laws on way to Senate

Draft laws forcing some Australians on welfare to undergo drug tests are on the way to the Senate after passing the first hurdle of parliament on Thursday

'Surf-adelica' tunes for Music in the Valley

'Surf-adelica' tunes for Music in the Valley

THE Main Arm Upper Public School fundraiser is on this weekend.

Teenage girl rescued from sex ring dies

Teenage girl rescued from sex ring dies

Leticia Serrano was 13 when she was drugged and sold to sex traffickers. Her family is completely shattered by her tragic end.

Best pizza restaurants revealed

Best pizza restaurants revealed

Finding great pizza is practically a national sport. Thick, thin, traditional or with an Aussie twist, and that’s before anyone mentions pineapple.

Hidden Dutch family unable to speak

Hidden Dutch family unable to speak

A family hidden inside a Dutch farm’s basement are reportedly “incomprehensible” — as shock details about “Josef the Austrian” emerge.

Woman stuns with excess luggage hack

Woman stuns with excess luggage hack

A traveller found a clever, last-minute method for avoiding a hefty luggage charge — and the internet is praising her ingenuity

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