World News

Sat 24 Feb 2018

In celebration of the mullet

In celebration of the mullet

THERE were more mullets than you could throw a net over when a small mining town launched a festival in celebration of Australia’s worst haircut.

Botched execution leaves inmate in ‘great pain’

Botched execution leaves inmate in ‘great pain’

A DEATH row inmate’s attorney is seeking more information about what happened during the botched execution attempt of his client.

Aussie’s scary texts expose gun problem

Aussie’s scary texts expose gun problem

WELCOME to university, Texas style. “Another unattended gun was found in the women’s rest room,” the safety alert text begins.

Former Trump aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

Former Trump aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s former deputy campaign manager has pleaded guilty to charges brought on by the Russian investigation.

Massacred children had armed guard: It didn't help one bit

Massacred children had armed guard: It didn't help one bit

AN armed officer stood outside the Florida high school where 17 pupils and staff were shot dead - and still the shooter wasn't stopped.

Girl gouges eyes out in front of church

Girl gouges eyes out in front of church

A YOUNG woman gouged out her eyes despite frantic attempts from onlookers trying to help her, yelling that she needed to sacrifice her eyes to get to heaven.

‘Seriously disturbing’ post leads to arrest

‘Seriously disturbing’ post leads to arrest

FORMER Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin was taken into custody after posting a chilling message on his Instagram page.

White House on lockdown after vehicle rams into security

White House on lockdown after vehicle rams into security

THE White House was placed on lockdown after a car struck a security barrier surrounding the complex.

Semi-naked woman vanishes in blackout

Semi-naked woman vanishes in blackout

A MOTHER has told of how her daughter couldn’t walk and seemed drugged before she disappeared in the night at their luxury resort.

Dark side to North Korean cheer squad

Dark side to North Korean cheer squad

NORTH Korea’s “army of beauties” cheerleaders have garnered global attention at the Winter Olympics. But one defector says there’s a sinister side to it.

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