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Fri 20 Sep 2019

How rooster who lost feet to frostbite could walk again

premium_icon How rooster who lost feet to frostbite could walk again

It was an international effort to save get Jack Frost the rooster walking again.

Thu 19 Sep 2019

Giant volcano in space about to explode

Giant volcano in space about to explode

The most powerful volcano on Jupiter’s molten moon Io is super active this month — and scientists say it’s about to explode.

Item that shut down entire office

Item that shut down entire office

Mike Ponticelli left his umbrella at his desk on Friday night. By Monday morning, it had caused a hilarious, once-in-1000-years problem.

Influencer’s absurd request smacked down

Influencer’s absurd request smacked down

A Sydney bar has issued a blistering smackdown in response to an influencer’s outrageous demand — he’s going to need ice for that burn.

‘Brazen’ way Aussies are scoring drugs

‘Brazen’ way Aussies are scoring drugs

Aussies are adopting a sneaky new tactic to get drugs delivered straight to their homes. But, be warned. The authorities are onto it.

Wed 18 Sep 2019

Teacher’s sacking divides America

Teacher’s sacking divides America

A high school teacher sent a series of tweets addressed to Donald Trump earlier this year. Now she’s been sacked over them.

Ashes fan gets exceptionally funny tattoo

Ashes fan gets exceptionally funny tattoo

This might be the best piece of sportsmanship from the entire Ashes. An Aussie fan lived up to a wild bet, despite our team retaining the urn.

Macca’s launches insane $1 burger deal

Macca’s launches insane $1 burger deal

Good news burger fans: Today you’ll be able to get your hands on the delectable Macca’s cheeseburger for a bargain price — here’s how.

US Navy’s stunning UFO admission

US Navy’s stunning UFO admission

For the first time, the US Navy has made a stunning claim about three UFO videos released by former Blink-182 singer Tom DeLonge.

Tue 17 Sep 2019

Horror clean-up after semen explosion

premium_icon Horror clean-up after semen explosion

If you think you’re having a bad day at work, spare a thought for workers at a cattle-breeding facility who have this messy clean-up to deal with.

Coles’ extreme way to stop meat theft

Coles’ extreme way to stop meat theft

A shopper who posted a picture of a high quality cut meat with a security tag attached has divided social media.

Kids play chicken with peak hour traffic

premium_icon Kids play chicken with peak hour traffic

Police had to be called to stop three girls playing in school peak hour traffic.

Convertible driver’s obscene rant at cyclists

Convertible driver’s obscene rant at cyclists

An enraged Aussie driver has kicked off his thongs before jumping out of his Mercedes convertible and unleashing on a group of cyclists.

Why iconic Friends scene was hard to film

Why iconic Friends scene was hard to film

It’s one of the most famous - and funniest - moments in the entire series, but a Friends star has revealed why this scene was so difficult to shoot.

25yo gives herself $13k pay rise

25yo gives herself $13k pay rise

At Cecilia Manduca’s company, employees can set their own salary. She recently decided to increase her pay to $67,000 because “I’m worth it”.

Mum called 'insensitive' for choice of baby name

Mum called 'insensitive' for choice of baby name

A pregnant woman has been blasted as "insensitive" and "unreasonable" for wanting to name her baby a name similar to her friend's baby.

Police astounded by driver's removal of damaged wheel

Police astounded by driver's removal of damaged wheel

VICTORIAN Police were left astounded after seeing a truck pull into the Croydon North booze bus site with one of its wheels missing.

Girl’s ‘lip challenge’ goes horribly wrong

Girl’s ‘lip challenge’ goes horribly wrong

Trying out the craze that claims to leave you with a Kylie Jenner pout, Lily Greenland’s attempt left her with a disfigured, bruised mouth.

Woman's shoe fail leaves the internet in stitches

Woman's shoe fail leaves the internet in stitches

A woman has left Twitter users in stitches after her embarrassing fashion fail was shared around the world.

Mon 16 Sep 2019

DEPUTY DUCK: Police station's adorable pet goes viral

premium_icon DEPUTY DUCK: Police station's adorable pet goes viral

YOU’VE heard of Daffy Duck, Donald Duck and Plucka Duck, but now there’s a quacking friend of the Childers police earning fans on social media.

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