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Fri 20 Apr 2018

Pig almost pulls wool over cyclist's eyes in sheepish video

Pig almost pulls wool over cyclist's eyes in sheepish video

AN ENGLISH cyclist certainly wasn’t sheepish when she noticed some odd-looking animals on her weekly ride in Kent.

‘Stupid’ intersection stumps drivers

‘Stupid’ intersection stumps drivers

IT’S a road rule that isn’t just confusing drivers — it’s bringing them to an absolute standstill. But it’s easier to navigate than you might think.

My Kitchen Rules row: MAFS star talks about bullying

My Kitchen Rules row: MAFS star talks about bullying

'There is so much cyber bullying around, and it needs to stop.'

Horror as girl pushed into oncoming bus

Horror as girl pushed into oncoming bus

CCTV captured the terrifying moment a girl was almost crushed under a moving bus after her friend pushed her into traffic as a “joke”.

Odd note and baked beans left on car

Odd note and baked beans left on car

A DRIVER who parked blocking a gate came back to discover a bizarre note on her car, as well as a mound of a popular breakfast food.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

PUBLIC NUDITY: Bay man gives police a ballsy surprise

PUBLIC NUDITY: Bay man gives police a ballsy surprise

He asked officers if they wanted to do a cavity search

Blayze is breaking barriers as world's sexiest truckie

Blayze is breaking barriers as world's sexiest truckie

The driver from Adelaide is more than that - she's breaking down barriers in the male- dominated industry by calling for other women to get behind the wheel.

‘I’m 19 and my wife is 72’

‘I’m 19 and my wife is 72’

DESPITE a staggering 53-year age gap, a teenager and a 72-year-old grandmother have decided to tie the knot.

Passion Pop selling for $60 a bottle

Passion Pop selling for $60 a bottle

PASSION Pop — it’s a rite of passage for many young Australians. But if you’re planning on travelling to Sri Lanka, expect to pay top dollar for a single bottle.

New road rules baffle Australia's drivers

New road rules baffle Australia's drivers

DRIVERS have this week been subjected to a brand new manoeuvre in a bid to reduce traffic congestion. It’s baffling many.

Tue 17 Apr 2018

‘I ate an egg’: Pettiest office spats revealed

‘I ate an egg’: Pettiest office spats revealed

PEOPLE are sharing the craziest workplace rows they’ve ever experienced — from fights over smelly lunches to loud typers.

‘Ridiculous’ $7 Vegemite toast

‘Ridiculous’ $7 Vegemite toast

THIS is what you get when you order Vegemite toast at one particularly trendy Aussie cafe. And people are outraged.

MYSTERY SOLVED: Experts explain baffling footprints

MYSTERY SOLVED: Experts explain baffling footprints

A SET of mysterious footprints got the Bundaberg region baffled - until now.

World’s biggest Lego Titanic docks at museum

World’s biggest Lego Titanic docks at museum

IT boasts 56,000 bricks and took nearly a year to complete, but the mastermind behind the globe’s largest Lego Titanic replica is not who you’d expect.

RUSH HOUR: Man ‘turned gay’ by painkillers

RUSH HOUR: Man ‘turned gay’ by painkillers

A MAN claims he’s dumped his girlfriend and is now gay after taking drugs to ease the pain of a broken foot.

Bizarre new Kmart trend taking off

Bizarre new Kmart trend taking off

CHILDREN attending birthday parties are being given bags of money and told to “go for it” to see who can buy the strangest things in Kmart.

Truth about ‘fake’ Trump picture

Truth about ‘fake’ Trump picture

AS Donald Trump’s Press Secretary was criticised for tweeting a “fake” photo of the Syria strike talks, a worrying detail emerged.

Vegan’s anger over $22 ‘prison meal’

Vegan’s anger over $22 ‘prison meal’

A VEGAN was left with a bad taste in her mouth after paying $22 at a restaurant in Newcastle for a dish she found distinctly lacking.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

RUSH HOUR: Woman sent bill for rejecting date

RUSH HOUR: Woman sent bill for rejecting date

A WOMAN shared her outrage with Twitter when she received a $50 bill after “ghosting” requests from a guy to meet for a second date.

Sun 15 Apr 2018

Founder defends ‘snobby’ dating app

Founder defends ‘snobby’ dating app

A NEW app exclusively for people who attended a private school has been slammed as “elitist”, “classist” and “totally ridiculous”.

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