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Wed 27 May 2020

Sad reason star almost rejected massive film role

Sad reason star almost rejected massive film role

Chris Evans became a household name playing Captain America – but when he was first approached about the role, he repeatedly turned it down.

Video shows cop crushing man’s neck before he died

Video shows cop crushing man’s neck before he died

Four American police officers have been fired for their involvement in the death of an African-American man who was held down with a knee.

Tradie’s packed lunch causes stir

Tradie’s packed lunch causes stir

The admins of a Facebook group were forced to remove cruel comments after a woman shared a photo of her tradie husband’s lunch.

Drastic threat amid cricket’s cost-cutting

Drastic threat amid cricket’s cost-cutting

There are grave concerns about the future of community and grassroots cricket in Australia after more than 300 staff members were stood down across the country.

Backlash over ‘depraved’ video

Backlash over ‘depraved’ video

The controversial video was meant to be a joke but was branded “unacceptable” and “depraved” after being posted to a popular video sharing app.

Cheat sheet: Your last-minute guide to the NRL relaunch

premium_icon Cheat sheet: Your last-minute guide to the NRL relaunch

Fox Sports experts to give a comprehensive team-by-team guide on the return of the greatest game of all.

Miner, 30, who died from virus tested after death

Miner, 30, who died from virus tested after death

IT HAS been confirmed the man with COVID-19 who died at Blackwater was a miner.

ScoMo reacts to fresh NRL controversy

ScoMo reacts to fresh NRL controversy

Diehard Cronulla fan Scott Morrison has weighed in after the NRL was rocked by a drugs scandal just two days before the season restarts.

Horrific new details of 4yo girl’s death

Horrific new details of 4yo girl’s death

A little girl found dead at a home in Brisbane on Monday was murdered by her father and left in her cot for days, police allege.

China prepares for ‘worst-case scenario'

China prepares for ‘worst-case scenario'

China’s leader has told its military to step up its preparedness for armed combat, as relations with Australia and the US continue to deteriorate.

Hunt for mystery $2.5m lotto winner

Hunt for mystery $2.5m lotto winner

One lucky Australian still has no idea they have hit the jackpot after failing to claim their multimillion-dollar Oz Lotto prize.

Influencer can’t solve basic maths question

Influencer can’t solve basic maths question

A Gold Coast influencer has revealed she “couldn’t tell you” the answer to a simple maths question – with fans praising her “raw” honesty.

JK Rowling announces surprise new release

JK Rowling announces surprise new release

The author has revealed an exciting new project to her millions of fans, 13 years after the release of the final Harry Potter book.

Twitter’s big move against Trump

Twitter’s big move against Trump

Twitter has taken a dramatic step to bring Donald Trump’s tweets into line, in a move that’s raised eyebrows around the world.

Star’s mammoth tip makes waitress cry

Star’s mammoth tip makes waitress cry

NBA star Andre Drummond reduced a waitress to tears after a brightening her day with a jaw-dropping tip at the end of his meal.

Yellow lid sparks breakfast spread showdown

Yellow lid sparks breakfast spread showdown

A bruising breakfast spread showdown, over who owns the rights to one of Australia’s favourite products, has flared again.

Queensland man youngest to die from coronavirus at 30

Queensland man youngest to die from coronavirus at 30

In an “unfolding situation”, a 30-year-old Queensland man has died from coronavirus overnight.

How Sandler nearly died during filming

How Sandler nearly died during filming

Adam Sandler was almost killed while filming a heated scene in Uncut Gems – with the director admitting it was “scary”.

MasterChef fans turn on new judge

MasterChef fans turn on new judge

Judge Jock Zonfrillo angered fans in last night’s episode after a series of comments he made to fan favourite Brendan Pang.

PM slams coroanvirus response

PM slams coroanvirus response

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has hit out at state and territory premiers, who stand firm on their state border decision to “harm the economy”.

Photo proves ‘we don’t deserve dogs’

Photo proves ‘we don’t deserve dogs’

A heartbreaking photo shows a dog patiently waiting in a hospital to be reunited with his beloved owner who tragically died from coronavirus.

Fallon sorry for ‘terrible’ blackface skit

Fallon sorry for ‘terrible’ blackface skit

Jimmy Fallon has released a statement apologising for a 2000 comedy sketch in which he impersonated Chris Rock in blackface.

The $2.6m DA that divided Lennox Head

premium_icon The $2.6m DA that divided Lennox Head

BALLINA Shire councillors will this week vote on a development that has split the community.

‘I hate this dictatorship’: Hanson gives border deadline

premium_icon ‘I hate this dictatorship’: Hanson gives border deadline

One Nation Leader Pauline Hanson has given Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk one day to open Queensland’s borders or face a High Court challenge.

Fresh claims in Epstein Netflix series

Fresh claims in Epstein Netflix series

Explosive new claims are set to air in a Jeffrey Epstein documentary on Netflix with witnesses and victims speaking out against him.

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