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Tue 7 Jul 2020

American hospitals running out ICU beds

American hospitals running out ICU beds

The US is running out of ICU beds as hospitals in several states buckle under a surge of new coronavirus cases after the July 4 weekend.

‘Deadly second wave’: How Australia can beat it

premium_icon ‘Deadly second wave’: How Australia can beat it

As Australia faces a resurgence of coronavirus, this is how countries around the world – from China to Germany – have handled the threat of a ‘second wave’.

Neighbour’s hilariously petty act

Neighbour’s hilariously petty act

A man has shared a snap of his next-door neighbour’s hysterical 'top class grass banter' and it takes passive-aggressive to a new level.

Human-sized bat leaves people ‘horrified’

Human-sized bat leaves people ‘horrified’

A giant bat is causing a stir because of it’s human size. It can have a wingspan up to a whopping 1.7m.

White House doubles down after Trump virus claim

White House doubles down after Trump virus claim

Donald Trump has been mocked for his claim that 99 per cent of coronavirus cases are “harmless” – but the White House isn’t backing down.

Baby delivered after mum fatally shot

Baby delivered after mum fatally shot

A pregnant mum died after being shot on the weekend but doctors were able to deliver her baby before she died.

‘Apologise’: Trump unleashes on star

‘Apologise’: Trump unleashes on star

US President Donald Trump spent his morning pouring fuel all over the fire of two of the hottest topics in American sports right now.

Beach parties led to ‘monstrous surge’

Beach parties led to ‘monstrous surge’

The US state of Florida let spring break beach parties go ahead. Now, it is facing a COVID-19 surge after people partied through 4th July.

Mon 6 Jul 2020

‘Horrific’: Woman falls from rollercoaster

‘Horrific’: Woman falls from rollercoaster

A desperate husband tried to grab his wife’s foot as she fell to her death from a rollercoaster at a popular theme park in France.

‘Crippling force’ bursts NASA rocket

‘Crippling force’ bursts NASA rocket

NASA has shared video of the rocket that is supposed to return astronauts to the Moon being crushed and destroyed.

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