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Sat 24 Aug 2019

The ‘strong’ move to fight Amazon blaze

The ‘strong’ move to fight Amazon blaze

The Amazon is known as “the lungs of the Earth” because it produces more than 20 per cent of the world’s oxygen. So who’s fighting the fire?

Doctors puzzled by teen’s lung failure

Doctors puzzled by teen’s lung failure

Doctors “lost sleep” over the poor health of a teenager who had been vomiting everywhere and didn’t return any positive test results.

North Korea fires two 'ballistic missiles'

North Korea fires two 'ballistic missiles'

South Korean military says that North Korea has fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast.

Star’s surprise secret role in iconic movie

Star’s surprise secret role in iconic movie

To mark the 20-year anniversary of American Beauty, a well-known actress has revealed the secret role she played in the Academy Award-winning film.

Marvel superhero series’ in the works

Marvel superhero series’ in the works

Disney has announced an impressive line-up of Marvel superhero series’ that will drop on its streaming service, which launches in Australia in November.

$93m star’s prison hell after killing driver

$93m star’s prison hell after killing driver

Jayson Williams was drinking himself to death after a prison stint for accidentally shooting his limo driver. Then someone arrived with a baseball bat.

Kim Jong-un’s brazen move

Kim Jong-un’s brazen move

North Korea has launched its seventh weapons test in a month, days after South Korea pulled out of a military deal with Japan.

Ewan MacGregor to return as Obi-Wan Kenobi in TV series

premium_icon Ewan MacGregor to return as Obi-Wan Kenobi in TV series

Ewan McGregor will be donning his Jedi robes again to play Obi-Wan Kenobi for an upcoming Disney+ series, as the platform prepares for its upcoming war against...

Celebs crusade against Amazon fires

Celebs crusade against Amazon fires

Leonardo DiCaprio and Madonna have led the charge of celebrities expressing their concern over the fires raging in the Amazon.

‘Creepy’ child art found at Epstein’s mansion

‘Creepy’ child art found at Epstein’s mansion

A bizarre painting featuring a young girl wearing a wedding ring has been discovered on Jeffrey Epstein’s New Mexico ranch.

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