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Wed 22 Aug 2018

Baby dies after nurse dropped her on head

Baby dies after nurse dropped her on head

THESE are the heartbroken parents of a Queensland baby who died after being dropped on the head by a midwife who slipped while carrying her down a hallway.

Coconut oil is ‘pure poison’, says professor

Coconut oil is ‘pure poison’, says professor

A HARVARD professor has slammed the use of coconut oil, saying the consumption of the product is like eating poison.

Strange mistake on parking infringement raises suspicions

Strange mistake on parking infringement raises suspicions

A driver was incredulous after receiving a fine for parking too close to another car — but something quickly raised suspicions.

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits Venezuela

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits Venezuela

BREAKING: A major earthquake has struck off the north coast of Venezuela.

Sign that led to special moment with P!NK

Sign that led to special moment with P!NK

A QUEENSLAND teen has been given a touching moment with P!NK after a sign she was holding was passed to the US singer during one of her concerts this week.

Dutton’s dodgy track record dug up

Dutton’s dodgy track record dug up

THE government’s enemies are seizing on would-be prime minister Peter Dutton’s questionable history as the chance of an early election grows.

Outrage as pub turns away disabled woman

Outrage as pub turns away disabled woman

A pub has apologised for the “humiliation” they caused a woman with cerebral palsy after they refused her entry because they thought she was drunk.

Mackay man, 35, killed in Bruce Highway crash

Mackay man, 35, killed in Bruce Highway crash

Bruce Highway blocked in both directions

The frequent flyer tweet that sparked outrage

The frequent flyer tweet that sparked outrage

Journalist Amanda Hurley posted a tweet calling frequent flyer points “ridiculous” and a tool of inequality, she never expected the uproar that ended up flying her...

This photo explains Victoria’s Secret’s downfall

This photo explains Victoria’s Secret’s downfall

THIS non-Photoshopped image of an average-sized model with her natural curves goes a long way to explaining why lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret is struggling.

Island paradise doomed by standoff

Island paradise doomed by standoff

THIS tiny nation has made a powerful enemy. And now it’s caught in an international tug of war that’s bringing it to its knees.

Man’s cheesy mugshot goes viral

Man’s cheesy mugshot goes viral

THIS man may just be the happiest criminal ever after he pulled a huge smile for his mugshot after being arrested for allegedly stealing clothes.

Former Trump campaign chief found guilty

Former Trump campaign chief found guilty

A JURY has found Donald Trump’s campaign chief, Paul Manafort, guilty of tax fraud with a judge declaring a mistrial on 10 other charges.

Shock third leadership contender could strike

Shock third leadership contender could strike

AS MALCOLM Turnbull and Peter Dutton pursue an ugly duel for the leadership, an untainted figure could swoop in and seize it.

Madonna hits back after bizarre Aretha tribute

Madonna hits back after bizarre Aretha tribute

MADONNA barely mentioned Aretha Franklin in her “tribute” to the late star at the VMAs, and fans were furious. But the Material Girl claims it’s a big...

Dad writes brutal CV for daughter

Dad writes brutal CV for daughter

A TEENAGE girl asked her dad to write a CV for her and he certainly didn’t hold back when showing off exactly what her skills were.

Mt Archer closed as fire crews attempt to control blaze

Mt Archer closed as fire crews attempt to control blaze

FIRE crews will be back burning on the mountain today and ask community to avoid area

Doctors say get rid of salt, here's why you shouldn't

Doctors say get rid of salt, here's why you shouldn't

THIS misunderstood mineral could be the key to saving you from nasty afflictions that arise with the chance of seasons.

Fiance dumped over porn habit

Fiance dumped over porn habit

CLAIRE had just a week to go before marrying her “best friend”. Then she found out the man of her dreams was all a lie.

Teacher sacked over lewd emoji texts

Teacher sacked over lewd emoji texts

THE science teacher sent his teenage student eggplant and peach emojis, before telling him “I’ll give you a B if you give me the D”.

2018’s funniest joke revealed

2018’s funniest joke revealed

A GAG that was nothing more than a “brain fart” dreamt up on the spot has taken out the award for funniest one-liner at one of the world’s biggest festivals.

Smile for the camera when your licence is a phone selfie

Smile for the camera when your licence is a phone selfie

Some drivers will no longer need to carry their card around everywhere under a radical change to their driver’s licences.

Bruce Highway horror crash kills three

Bruce Highway horror crash kills three

THE Bruce Highway is expected to reopen this morning after three people died in a multi-vehicle crash north of Bowen.

Man charged over burned father’s death

Man charged over burned father’s death

UPDATE: A man has been charged with murder over the death of 23-year-old father Wade Still, who was discovered badly burned at a NSW roadside on Monday.

‘Killed Diana’: Harry and Will’s big mistake

‘Killed Diana’: Harry and Will’s big mistake

PRINCES Harry and William have made one key mistake as their profile rises. And it could cost them.

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