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Thu 18 Jul 2019

Hit TV series’ surprising return

Hit TV series’ surprising return

It made stars out of Blake Lively and Leighton Meester. Now, Gossip Girl is making a comeback. But questions remain over which stars will reprise their roles.

Big W reveals first stores to close

Big W reveals first stores to close

The discount department store favourite has announced the first batch of stores to close next year and all three are in the same city.

South32 annual coking coal output up 69%

South32 annual coking coal output up 69%

South32 Ltd's annual coking coal output has risen 69 per cent.

Johnson declines comment on no-deal Brexit

Johnson declines comment on no-deal Brexit

UK leadership contender Boris Johnson has refused to say whether he would seek to shut parliament to facilitate a no-deal Brexit.

B-double comes to grief on highway

B-double comes to grief on highway

A B-double was damaged after ploughing into an abandoned trailer on the Pacific Highway this morning.

House votes to block Saudi arms sales

House votes to block Saudi arms sales

The US House of Representatives has voted to block the Trump administration from selling weapons and aircraft maintenance support to Saudi Arabia.

Big energy users paid for reducing demand

Big energy users paid for reducing demand

Big energy users look set to be rewarded for reducing their power usage in times of peak demand, in a proposal from the market's rule maker.

Cops uncover dodgy car modification

Cops uncover dodgy car modification

Police have busted a home mechanic whose weird makeshift engine modification has landed him in big trouble.

Increase Newstart to $400 week: Labor MP

Increase Newstart to $400 week: Labor MP

Newstart should be increased by more than $100 a week to $400 to prevent job seekers from being forced into poverty, a Western Sydney Labor MP says.

$83,000 job no one wants

$83,000 job no one wants

Desperate employers are looking to overseas workers to fill these positions because young Aussies don’t want to get their “hands dirty”.

Pedestrian killed by bus while crossing at lights

Pedestrian killed by bus while crossing at lights

A PEDESTRIAN has been killed after being hit by a bus as she crossed the road.

Russians now own all your old photos

Russians now own all your old photos

It’s the viral app that allows users a glimpse into their future. But a closer look at the technology has some users second guessing.

US removing Turkey from F-35 program

US removing Turkey from F-35 program

THE US is removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program after Ankara began accepting delivery of an advanced Russian missile defence system.

Lendlease signs historic development deal

Lendlease signs historic development deal

AUSTRALIA'S Lendlease has teamed up with Google to develop three sites in the San Francisco Bay area under a deal worth $20 billion.

Girl fights off predator hiding in the bushes

Girl fights off predator hiding in the bushes

Queensland Police are hunting for a predator that lured a girl into some bushes in Townsville on Tuesday.

Global emergency: Ebola crisis spreads

Global emergency: Ebola crisis spreads

The deadly Ebola crisis has morphed into an international health emergency, with hundreds already dead as the virus spreads.

This could be our cheapest electric car

This could be our cheapest electric car

One of the biggest factors holding back electric cars in Australia is the price, but this SUV could be about to change all that.

Brothel owner’s Ben Cousins update

Brothel owner’s Ben Cousins update

The fallen AFL star has retained a friendship with a well-known brothel madam who he lived with during one of his darkest periods.

Big change to Instagram in Australia

Big change to Instagram in Australia

In a move that could freak out every influencer in Australia, Instagram will hide how many likes a post gets from today.

Golfer dad kills daughter in freak accident

Golfer dad kills daughter in freak accident

A six-year-old girl in the United States has died in a tragic accident on a golf course as her family stood nearby in horror.

Traffic chaos as siege blocks Brisbane tunnel

Traffic chaos as siege blocks Brisbane tunnel

Police are negotiating with a knife-wielding man who has jumped on the roof of a major Brisbane road tunnel. The unfolding incident is causing traffic chaos.

Multiple injuries reported in train crossing crash

Multiple injuries reported in train crossing crash

Emergency crews are at the scene of a train and car crash in Far North Queensland.

Dementia research gets $21m in fed funds

Dementia research gets $21m in fed funds

MORE than a dozen research projects looking at risk reduction, prevention and tracking of dementia, will receive a total of $21 million in federal funding.

Netflix Q2 subs drop after price hikes

Netflix Q2 subs drop after price hikes

FOR the first time in eight years, Netflix has lost subscribers in the US.

Energy drinks to be banned in the UK

Energy drinks to be banned in the UK

In an unprecedented move by the UK Government, energy drinks like Red Bull and Monster will be banned from sale to children under the age of 16.

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