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‘HOPE THEY’RE CAUGHT AND FINED’: Victorian infiltrators dobbed in

Angry residents are dobbing in Victorians they’ve already spotted in Queensland as the Sunshine State’s border reopens to everyone but them.


Fears as Melbourne mega-cluster forms

A resident looks from a window. A small group of protesters are seen on site but were turned away by police. Police continue to monitor a lockdown at the Government housing towers in Racecourse Rd at Flemington. Monday, July 6, 2020. Picture: David Crosling

live Victoria’s two largest ever coronavirus outbreaks have now merged, forming one huge cluster that health authorities are scrambling to contain.

CCTV shows Glee star’s final moments

Naya Rivera and her son Josey are seen departing their car and heading for the dock.

Chilling CCTV footage shows Naya Rivera and her four-year-old son boarding their boat, as the search for the “presumed dead” actress continues.


New clues in $80m Powerball mystery

The hunt for Australia's latest instant millionaire is on. Picture: Supplied

Last night, a lucky Aussie became the nation’s third biggest lottery winner – and now we know exactly where their ticket was bought.


US Marine tests positive in Darwin

US Marines of Marine Rotational Force - Darwin 2020 Arrive in Darwin

A US marine has tested positive to coronavirus in Darwin after arriving in the city a few days ago on a charter flight.

Bunnings brings back popular $7 item

bunnings rereleases popular affordable item

They flew off shelves last year and the same is expected to happen again with hardware giant re-releasing the budget kitchen item.

Detail in Demi’s post horrifies fans

Demi Moore's Instagram photo has horrified fans.

She may be worth $150 million, but it seems A-list actress Demi Moore has neglected buying a door for her toilet.

Baby mauled to death by dog at party

Baby mauled to death at party. Picture: GoFundMe

A 17-month-old child has died after being mauled to death in her playpen by a pit bull as her parents attended a “raging” party downstairs.

Chaos after champ ‘breaks’ Bolt’s record

Weltklasse Zurich Inspiration Games

Reigning world champion Noah Lyles thought he’d made history by smashing Usain Bolt’s world record — but it was all an illusion.

Bouchard dating boast backfires badly

A social media star’s constant boasting about scoring dates with Eugenie Bouchard backfired when it led her into the arms of another man.

Supermarket worker’s ‘gross’ act disgusts

Supermarket worker busted 'spit shining' shopping baskets. Picture: City News Toronto

A supermarket cleaner has been suspended from his job after a customer busted him using an unorthodox substance to clean the baskets.

I found Australia’s best vanilla slice

Bridgewater Bakery Vanilla Slice Australia

In a tiny country town sits a bakery that has won the Great Australian Vanilla Slice Triumph not once, but twice, and it’s the best this traveller’s ever tasted.


Woolies worker tests positive for virus


A Melbourne Woolworths has been deep cleaned after a worker tested positive for coronavirus late last night.

Fresh clue tax cuts may come early

The Federal Government is considering bringing forward income tax cuts, putting more money in the pockets of workers.

Female teacher arrested for sexual assault

A female teacher has been arrested over the alleged sexual assault of a 14-year-old male student at a school in western Sydney.

$534m boost for Victorian businesses

Australians React As Tough Restrictions Are Announced In Response To Coronavirus Pandemic

Struggling Victorian businesses entering a second round of lockdown restrictions have been given a $534 million boost by the State Government.

Chumpy’s girlfriend posts painful video

Ellidy Vlug and her dog Rummi.

The girlfriend of Alex Pullin visited the beach where he died this morning as further details emerge of how she discovered the tragedy.

Coach charged with grooming teens

NCA NewsWire

The son of one of Australia’s most respected basketball coaches has been charged with grooming teenage girls that he coached.

I fought Floyd for 35 minutes non-stop

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Media Workout

Floyd Mayweather’s 1am workouts in the Dog House gym are legendary. Here’s the inside scoop from a fighter who went to war last month.

Bikini model’s ‘intense’ flight overseas

An Australian influencer has documented her “intense” flight to Greece after she got special permission to leave the country

An Aussie influencer has detailed her bizarre flight to Greece, complete with face shields and cabin crew in “nuclear factory” suits.

Sick slur buried in government site

A racial slur was spotted in the CAPTCHA code on a Georgia Department of Public Health website. Picture: Twitter

A shocking racist term has been spotted on a US government website in the midst of the nation’s Black Lives Matter movement.

Tone-deaf star justifies blackface

Dayana Yastremska isn't backing down.

Dayana Yastremska doesn’t believe she portrayed herself in “blackface” even after being criticised by fellow pros for her tone-deaf post.

Missing mayor found dead

One of South Korea’s top politicians has been found dead following a sexual harassment allegation.

WHO admits new coronavirus threat

After being urged experts to change their advice, the World Health Organisation has admitted a new risk on how coronavirus spreads.

Live in Sophie Monk’s personal estate

Sophie Monk

You could now call former Bachelorette and host of Love Island Sophie Monk your landlord, as she’s put her personal estate up for rent. Here’s why.

Stunning $4.8m beach home offered for $5

Freshwater house giveaway

A beach house styled by a judge on The Block is up for grabs through a landmark deal, and the multimillion-dollar furnished home could change hands for just $5.

Half-finished home hits $410k above reserve

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Punters weren’t at all dettered by this incomplete federation-style house after a fierce bidding war resulted in a “truly sensational result” for the owners.

Hawthorn captain boots perfect conversion

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Hawthorn skipper Ben Stratton is offloading an “absolute ripper” of a warehouse conversion complete with cathedral ceilings, a lush fireplace and ample space for entertaining.

FIFO wife’s $330k lockdown surprise

A mine worker’s partner bought something worth thousands while he was stuck in COVID lockdown. Now, we reveal if the gamble paid off for them.

You could own Blanchett’s Aussie bolthole

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Plenty of people are clamouring for a glimpse into the life of Hollywood superstar Cate Blanchett, with the actress’ personal touches on full display.

Jana Hocking has revealed X-rated iso habit.

Woman reveals X-rated lockdown habit

While her friends were getting proposed to or pregnant, Jana Hocking has revealed a very different “P” that she got into while in isolation.

Real ‘danger’ of Kmart shopping

UK woman reveals Kmart 'danger'

Sure, Australia’s got spiders and snakes, but according to one British woman the most hazardous thing here is our Kmart.

‘Disturbing’ row over guy caught on cam

The driver deliberately hit the 25-year-old, caught on CCTV

Dramatic CCTV footage captured a row over an ex-boyfriend reached boiling point, where one woman used her car as a “weapon”.

Aussie word stumps American woman

us woman confused by aussie slang

It’s a word that’s tossed around quite often but our unique and “confusing” Australian slang has left this US woman turning to TikTok for help.

Gum boots you’ll want to actually wear

Rain boots Australia

Forget wet socks and cold feet, combine fashion and function with a pair of hardy rain boots. Here are 14 stylish and practical picks for the whole family.

The new Virgin Australia logo on the tail of one of the Airbus A330 aircraft during announcement of rebranding from Virgin Blue at Sydney Airport in Sydney.

Virgin drops huge $85 flight sale

As Queensland unlocks its border to most Aussies today, Virgin Australia announced it was heavily slashing fares on flights to the Sunshine State.

Big hitch with Queensland border pass

Daily News

The Queensland border reopens to nearly everyone – sorry Victoria – this afternoon. Here’s what you need to know to get across.

Fears for air hostie jailed after bad date

Blood tests reportedly showed there were no drugs in her system, yet she remains in prison.

The family of a British flight attendant arrested in Dubai after a first date went wrong is terrified for her life after learning she has fallen ill behind bars.

‘Ridiculous’: Inside horror Jetstar flight

NCA NewsWire

A mother-of-two who caught a Jetstar flight from Melbourne to Sydney says the entire process was a shambles – not just the skipped health screening.


‘Do not travel’: PM’S Hong Kong warning

Prime MInisters Press Conference

The Federal Government has announced new travel advice for Hong Kong, saying Australians should not travel and are at risk of detention.

Google shifts rules for political ads, pressures Facebook

Sacha Baron Cohen’s failed prank

The comedian was seen running down a New York street dressed in a pink bikini after he attempted to prank Donald Trump’s lawyer.

Why Brad Pitt turned down iconic movie

92nd Annual Academy Awards - Arrivals

Brad Pitt almost had a leading role in one of the most iconic films of the noughties – alongside another A-lister who also missed out.

Cult series canned from Netflix

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina canned from Netflix. Picture: Supplied

The gritty iteration of the teenage witch, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, will wrap up its run on Netflix later this year.

Glee star Naya Rivera’s rocky past

With a “shroud of darkness” seemingly following the Glee cast, Naya Rivera, who is presumed dead, was no stranger to controversy.

Inside shocking 'Glee curse'

News that actress Naya Rivera is missing, feared dead, is the latest tragedy to plague the show Glee after several untimely deaths among the cast.

Clearview AI company logo on the smartphone screen hold in hands with blurred faces on the background. Concept photo for face recognition software.

Photo app now under investigation

A secretive facial recognition tech company is now being probed by Australia’s privacy watchdog after scraping billions of our photos.

How to fix annoying iPhone battery drain

Another user pointed out there could be a simple explanation for the increased battery usage.

A new update to iPhones around the world is thought to have included a bug that is killing the battery life for some users.

Wet and wild weather for lockdown


Thunderstorms and rain have been forecast for Melbourne’s first weekend of the second coronavirus lockdown, making it the perfect conditions to stay indoors.

Puzzling new luxury car revealed

Rolls-Royce has announced the Kryptos Collection, a 50-run limited edition of its Wraith coupe.

It’s one of the most expensive vehicles you can buy, but there’s something even more confusing about this new luxury car.

‘Go die’: Fans’ hate spirals out of control

Some of the messages sent to Last of Us writer Neil Druckmann. Picture: Twitter

One of this year’s most critically acclaimed pieces of entertainment is also its most hated. Its creators are copping a deluge of vile messages.


Newman wages sad war on footy journo

After his controversial exit from Channel 9, AFL identity Sam Newman appears intent on taking a veteran journo down with him.

‘I’m so s*** but I earn so much money’

Manchester United v Burnley FC - Premier League

Harry Maguire has been accused of “laughing” at Manchester United with his poor performances in a brutal spray by an ex-Netherlands star.

NRL’s $5.8m man thrown under the bus

Cowboys vs Roosters

Valentine Holmes is North Queensland’s most valuable asset but coach Paul Green has been accused of treating his Ferrari like a ute.

F1 drivers: Why we refused to kneel

F1 Grand Prix of Austria

The Formula One stars who remained standing during an anti-racism gesture ahead of the Austrian GP have each explained their decision.

Eddie shuns legend in live interview

After Jonathan Brown's criticism of Eddie McGuire, it got awkward on Fox Footy on Thursday night.

Eddie McGuire and footy legend Jonathan Brown have struggled through an incredibly awkward live TV incident filled with painful silence.

‘Yes’: Vettel ready for Red Bull reunion

Sebastian Vettel to Leave Ferrari At End of Season F1 Grand Prix of Bahrain - Qualifying

Without a seat for 2021, Sebastian Vettel is turning to familiar faces in a bid to extend his legendary Formula One career.

Savage response after AFL disrespect

Mitch Rayner let Patrick Dangerfield know it went through the middle.

AFL superstar Patrick Dangerfield has put a Brisbane up-start in his place as Geelong broke records with an annihilation of the Lions.

‘Diabolical, atrocious’: JT unleashes

Club legend Johnathan Thurston unloads on the Cowboys.

Cowboys legend Johnathan Thurston tore his former side to shreds for its “diabolical” thrashing at the hands of the Roosters.