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Wed 23 Jan 2019

Animals you should fear more than snakes

Animals you should fear more than snakes

IT'S time to stop the snake-bashing and confront the cold hard facts — you’re more likely to die from a dog bite than a snake one.

Aussie skipper’s delight at classic Gabba deck

Aussie skipper’s delight at classic Gabba deck

Fast, bouncy and quintessentially Australian. That’s what Australian captain Tim Paine is hoping for from the Gabba wicket in the first Test against Sri Lanka.

PETA to barbecue a ‘dog’ in city mall

PETA to barbecue a ‘dog’ in city mall

Thousands of people wandering through Sydney’s busiest mall tomorrow can expect to see a “dog” getting roasted on a classic Aussie barbecue.

‘Hollywood A-lister’ heading to the jungle

‘Hollywood A-lister’ heading to the jungle

A “Hollywood A-lister” is heading to the jungle — but whether you would consider the rumoured new contestant a top tier celebrity is seriously debatable.

Sydney CBD warning after infections

Sydney CBD warning after infections

FOUR new cases of a potentially fatal lung infection may have stemmed from Sydney CBD buildings, prompting a health warning.

Why everyone in Italy is eating nipple cakes

Why everyone in Italy is eating nipple cakes

It’s not just you, these cakes are supposed to look like small breasts. And there’s a reason even the most conservative Italians can’t get enough of them.

Attenborough's dire warning: Civilisation could collapse

Attenborough's dire warning: Civilisation could collapse

SIR David Attenborough has issued a dark warning about the “wholesale” destruction of our planet if world leaders don’t act to protect precious ecosystems.

Doctors issue warning after 20 cases of food poisoning

Doctors issue warning after 20 cases of food poisoning

RESIDENTS in Ipswich, Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Toowoomba have all been affected.

Serena in shocking Open choke

Serena in shocking Open choke

Serena Williams has sensationally departed the Australian Open, falling to Karolina Pliskova in a three-set thriller.

Ronaldo slammed for selfie after star’s disappearance

Ronaldo slammed for selfie after star’s disappearance

Cristiano Ronaldo has been slammed for posting a photograph from a private jet shortly after Cardiff’s new signing Emiliano Sala went missing.

Dealer asks cops ‘Want the good stuff?’

Dealer asks cops ‘Want the good stuff?’

In a fateful meeting, two cops have stumbled upon an alleged dealer sitting in a car before he unwittingly offered the officers the “good stuff”.

Cabin crew’s alleged sneaky drug trick

Cabin crew’s alleged sneaky drug trick

Cops have swooped on flight attendants allegedly used a sneaky trick to smuggle high-grade heroin and ice into Sydney and Melbourne.

Search for mystery $1m lotto winner

Search for mystery $1m lotto winner

If you bought a lottery ticket in Sydney’s CBD in December, you’d want to make sure you triple-checked your numbers.

Loving couple die three days apart

Loving couple die three days apart

On hearing of her husband's passing, the sparkle in 91-year-old Marion's eye diminished and she started the journey to be with her husband.

Mum's shocking act to make baby daughter insta famous

Mum's shocking act to make baby daughter insta famous

A DETERMINED mother has revealed she’s going the extra mile to ensure her 11-month-old daughter becomes an Instagram model.

Australia dominates world’s priciest cities ranking

Australia dominates world’s priciest cities ranking

FIVE Aussie cities have been ranked among the world’s 20 priciest with many of the country’s regional towns also deemed more unaffordable than New York.

BBQ explosion causes serious burns

BBQ explosion causes serious burns

A MAN is in hospital with significant burns after a barbecue exploded in his face in Moorooka.

Ponting pushing for Pucovski to play

Ponting pushing for Pucovski to play

Ricky Ponting believes now is the time for Will Pucovski to make his Test debut for Australia — as he heaped praise on the youngster.

Man chained to machine at hospital demolition site

Man chained to machine at hospital demolition site

"I CAN'T see another way to bring attention to this... I am sick of community assets being sold off”.

Taylor reveals likely Titans spine

Taylor reveals likely Titans spine

Titans star Ash Taylor has revealed his ideal spine for the upcoming season, overlooking a seasoned veteran after a young teammate’s impressive debut year.

Stranded woman thanks truckie: 'No words for his generosity'

Stranded woman thanks truckie: 'No words for his generosity'

STUCK alone in the middle of the outback with a blown tyre, hours away from any service station, and no phone signal was this woman’s idea of a horror story.

Amazon’s bog scrubbing bot costs $700

Amazon’s bog scrubbing bot costs $700

Scrubbing the toilet is easily the most dreaded job in any house. Now, thanks to the power of technology, you can make a robot do it for you.

‘Annoyed’ Ewan eyes Great Ocean Road Race

‘Annoyed’ Ewan eyes Great Ocean Road Race

Australian cycling sprint king Caleb Ewan has set his sights on the Great Ocean Road Race still irritated over his Tour Down Under disqualification.

How NSW government is charging towards electric cars

How NSW government is charging towards electric cars

ELECTRIC cars are here to stay and more are on the way but an all-important element is missing and the government wants to plug that hole.

‘Instagram helped kill my daughter’

‘Instagram helped kill my daughter’

Teenager Molly did her homework and packed her bag for school the next day, but hours later was found dead. Her dad blames Instagram.

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