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Wed 27 May 2020

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.

Matt Damon’s secret lockdown ’fairytale’

Matt Damon’s secret lockdown ’fairytale’

It was a closely guarded secret for weeks but Hollywood royalty Matt Damon has been locked down in a tiny village and locals are loving him for it.

Tape busts Jordan conspiracy wide open

Tape busts Jordan conspiracy wide open

Newly revealed audio of Michael Jordan talking about his most hated rival appears to cast doubt over his recent claims in The Last Dance.

‘Karen’ fired over dog leash video

‘Karen’ fired over dog leash video

A woman has been stood down from her job after a video of her calling the police on a man claiming he was threatening her swept the net.

Principal ‘fit’ for extradition on child sex abuse charges

Principal ‘fit’ for extradition on child sex abuse charges

A former Melbourne principal facing 74 charges of child sex abuse who fled Australia 12 years ago is fit to be extradited, an Israeli court has ruled.

Jimmy Fallon blasted over blackface skit

Jimmy Fallon blasted over blackface skit

Calls for The Tonight Show star Jimmy Fallon to be “cancelled” have erupted on Twitter after a clip of the host in blackface resurfaced Tuesday.

China lashes out at ‘hypocritical haters’

China lashes out at ‘hypocritical haters’

China’s state-run newspaper has taken a swipe at “China bashers” and accused them of hypocrisy in the latest fiery exchange.

Tue 26 May 2020

Nation lifts its final virus restriction

Nation lifts its final virus restriction

One of the world’s largest economies has lifted its final virus restrictions as the economy falls into recession and support for its leader tumbles.

Japan will start paying for you to visit

Japan will start paying for you to visit

It sounds almost too good to be true. But under a bold $18 billion plan, Japan will start paying for tourists to come back to the country.

Moment mum ‘pushed’ son into canal

Moment mum ‘pushed’ son into canal

A clip of a mum, charged with murdering her autistic son, allegedly pushing him into a canal as she runs away has emerged. Warning: Graphic

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