Last Updated: March 04, 2015

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Stink bugs stopped in at NZ border

NEW Zealand is well protected against brown marmorated stink bugs that’s been found at the country’s borders.

Llama drama Llama drama unfolds in America

Llama drama unfolds in America
AMERICA has come to a standstill with two extremely unusual escapees breaking baa-a-a-a-a-d on the streets of Arizona. Here’s what just happened...

Wary Chinese pay double

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CHINESE consumers are paying more than double the price for imported fruit and vegetables to avoid lax food safety standards.

Three-legged calf is healthy

Three legged calf
IRELAND has again produced an unusual animal.

Grim discovery Hunt for teen uncovers body parts

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BREKKIE WRAP: POLICE searching for missing teen Becky Watts have found body parts and arrested five more people after being tipped off she was cut up.

Killing field How death island move unfolds

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ARMED police have taken Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from jail en route to their execution. This is what happens now.

Spectacular sight ‘I saw this outside my window’

‘I saw this outside my window’
AS A VOLCANO in southern Chile erupted overnight, spewing lava into the sky, one savvy internet user posted about the experience. Here’s what happened.

Assault Indian woman gets her revenge

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IT’S NOT often a body slam is credited as a win for women’s rights, but this take-down at a train station has girl power written all over it.

Disease source Half of human AIDS comes from here

This file photo taken under a microscope released in 2001 by French medical research institute Institut Pasteur shows the HIV...
RESEARCHERS can now trace the origins of all AIDS-causing viral strains in humans thanks to this medical breakthrough.

Military drills ‘We have the power to strike US’

‘We have the power to strike US’
NORTH Korea has reacted very badly to this week’s joint US-South Korea military drills, issuing threats and firing missiles into the sea.

Missing teen Murdered teen’s ‘hacked body found’

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POLICE searching for missing Bristol teen Becky Watts have found body parts and arrested five more people after being tipped off she was cut up.

Murder charges The $3 million Facebook feud

The $3 million Facebook feud
BAIL has been set at $3 million for the alleged teenage murderers of a 14-year-old girl, who had to physically fight a Facebook bully.

Al-Shabab link FBI ‘most-wanted terrorist’ caught

FBI ‘most-wanted terrorist’ caught
A FORMER taxi driver from the US, who was recently placed on the FBI’s list of most-wanted terrorists, has been captured in Somalia.

Shocking views ‘She should just be silent and allow the rape’

‘She should just be silent and allow the rape’
ONE of the attackers convicted of the Delhi bus gang rape has made a shocking confession from jail, saying he still blames the victim for being raped and dying.

Incredible find Legendary lost city’s mystic remains

 A member of a folk group performs wearing a Maya mask in Tikal archaeological site in Peten departament 560 km north of Guat...
A MYSTERIOUS culture. A lost city. Archaeologists don’t even have a name for the people of the monkey god. But their legacy has just been discovered deep in a rainforest.

North Carolina $6 million bullion truck heist

$6 million bullion truck heist
A BRAZEN holdup of a truck hauling gold and silver bullion in North Carolina at the weekend has netted thieves more than $6 million.

Forbes list World’s richest person gets even richer

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THE world’s richest person got even richer this year. And a pair of tech gurus in their 20s made the list of the richest people in the world for the first time.

Brekkie Wrap What this man does to survive

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BREKKIE WRAP: At 61, janitor Steven Simoff should be planning for retirement. Instead, he does this everyday to stay afloat.

Extremist He said what about Paris attacks?

He said what about Paris attacks?
THIS guy’s Charlie Hebdo comments were so bad they got him arrested. Read this shocking insight into the mind of a radical Islamist.

Video Cops shoot homeless man dead

Cops shoot homeless man dead
POLICE officers have shot dead a homeless man in downtown LA, in a dramatic confrontation caught on video and uploaded to Facebook.

Unfair treatment How Apple really treats workers

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THE tech giant says a program aired by the ABC last night was “misleading”, but shocking footage of its workers pushed to breaking point tells a different story.

New coinage Queen gets makeover on new coins

Unveiling Of The Fifth Coinage Portrait Of Queen Elizabeth II
A NEW portrait of the Queen could soon appear on Australian coins in only the fifth new head shot design during her 63-year reign.

Lawyer’s plea ‘Don’t execute them before their appeal’

‘Don’t execute them before their appeal’
LAWYERS for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran say it would be “unthinkable” if they were executed before their appeal was heard.

Crazy commute Man’s unbelievable walk to work

Man’s unbelievable walk to work
THIS janitor can’t afford petrol, so he trudges an incredible distance along a snowy highway and across state lines to get to his night job.

Daughter held in shed walks free

Daughter held in shed walks free
THE Chinese woman allegedly locked in a dirty shed by her parents for six years because they did not approve of her boyfriend has been rescued.

Brawl filmed Girl shot dead in Facebook feud

Girl shot dead in Facebook feud
A FACEBOOK row that led to a group of girls agreeing to fight in a park has ended with one of them shot dead and two wounded.

Major investigation Secret ‘longest drug tunnel’ found

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US Federal agents have discovered the longest drug tunnel in Arizona, after more than 2100kg of marijuana was seized in a drug bust worth $3 million.

Dating service Sarah gave $1.4 million to online lover

Sarah gave $1.4 million to online lover
THIS woman astounded a TV audience by admitting she sent $1.4 million to an online lover she has never met. All signs point to a scam but Sarah “believes in love”.

Saga Twist in ditched baby saga

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A MUM accused of abandoning her Down syndrome baby reportedly wants him back — after more than $641,000 was donated to help him.

Protest Russians march for murdered Putin critic

Russians march for murdered Putin critic
MORE than 20,000 defiant Russians have marched through Moscow to mourn a slaughtered Putin critic, holding ‘I am not afraid’ signs.

Natural gas rollout axed

NEWS: natural gas Maldon

THE Victorian Government will likely axe a long delayed program to provide natural gas to 11 country cities and towns.

NVD switch chaotic

Buyers back at prime sales at Wodonga NVLX

EXCLUSIVE: A BOTTLENECK in swapping over to new NVD forms has cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

New Disco dances to the top

New Disco dances to the top

THE Claas Disco 9200 front-and-rear mower combination has been named Machine of the Year.

Hayley and Nam’s new plan

Country Living: Highland Heritage

BEING born on a sinking boat as the child of refugee parents is an experience that tends to shape your world view.

Livestock Doc: Not a scrap of trouble

FARM - PIGS at Corop with Katy Brown

THE dangers of swill feeding and why is it illegal in Australia.