Off Beat News

Thu 8 Nov 2018

Having the right toolkit for stress

Having the right toolkit for stress

"How do you know when to reach into your health fix-it drawer for extra support?”

Mummified priest found in lederhosen

Mummified priest found in lederhosen

IT’S NOT every day that you discover a perfectly preserved corpse of a holy man. It’s even more unusual when the mummy is dressed for Oktoberfest.

‘Psychopath’ food villain busted again

‘Psychopath’ food villain busted again

VIRAL food criminal Alexa Greenfield hasn’t let her gobsmacked critics stop her in her outrageous quest to gross out the world.

Ridiculous offer: Free car with house

Ridiculous offer: Free car with house

THIS real estate agent is going to incredible lengths to sell a home. He’s offering a brand-new car to anyone who will buy this luxury designer house.

Stupid mistakes that will get you fired

Stupid mistakes that will get you fired

AN expert has revealed the most common blunders that cost people their jobs — and how to make sure it doesn’t happen to you.

Flight passenger’s disgusting find

Flight passenger’s disgusting find

WHEN Matthew Meehan boarded his plane he thought, “Not another flight that smells bad.” Then he found something disturbing under his seat.

Dead brothel owner wins election

Dead brothel owner wins election

A NEVADA brothel owner and reality TV star who died a month ago has thrashed his Democratic opponent in the US midterm elections.

Woman’s fury at ‘basic’ engagement ring

Woman’s fury at ‘basic’ engagement ring

A WOMAN, who found her engagement ring before her boyfriend got to propose, has taken to social media to vent how ‘basic’ it is.

Victoria’s Secret model’s gruelling regimen

Victoria’s Secret model’s gruelling regimen

MODEL Georgia Fowler has revealed her insane diet and workout routine ahead of next month’s Victoria’s Secret fashion show in New York.

The $9 Kmart knock-off every traveller needs

The $9 Kmart knock-off every traveller needs

It’s the greatest packing invention of the past 50 years — but do you really need to pay the big bucks? This traveller tried them all and here’s what she found.

Wed 7 Nov 2018

Aussie teen becomes weird world champ

Aussie teen becomes weird world champ

A 15-year-old Australian has become the first ever world champion in a crazy new sport you’ve never heard of.

Genius way flyer avoided baggage fees

Genius way flyer avoided baggage fees

THIS traveller’s simple but brilliant hack let him get around an airline’s strict baggage rules and avoid being slugged by extra charges.

Date for conjoined twins surgery revealed

Date for conjoined twins surgery revealed

ROYAL Children’s Hospital surgeons will soon attempt to separate conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa in a marathon operation.

Driver’s embarrassing road rage error

Driver’s embarrassing road rage error

A DRIVER has been caught on camera swerving dangerously close to a motorbike. But what happened next left him red-faced.

Outrage at ‘graphic’ sex fetish story on The Project

Outrage at ‘graphic’ sex fetish story on The Project

THE look on Carrie Bickmore’s face says it all. This segment on a tragic death from a sex fetish procedure has divided viewers.

Donald Trump’s pimped-up car was developed for $2 million

Donald Trump’s pimped-up car was developed for $2 million

DONALD Trump has always travelled in billionaire-style luxury. But his latest purchase is next-level.

Rebel finally apologises for plus-sized gaffe

Rebel finally apologises for plus-sized gaffe

AT FIRST the Aussie actor doubled down on her claim that she is the first plus-sized woman to be the lead in a rom-com, before finally admitting she was wrong.

WATCH: Dog v snake in backyard brawl

WATCH: Dog v snake in backyard brawl

CHARDY the bold shiba inu had the bark but the brown snake had the bite when a home security camera recorded the pair battling it out in a family’s yard.

Does Scott Morrison pass the 'hot pie' test?

Does Scott Morrison pass the 'hot pie' test?

CHOWING down on local produce is a right of passage for politicians visiting electorates — but one wrong move can leave them with more than egg on their face.

Tue 6 Nov 2018

Cross Counter takes out Melbourne Cup

Cross Counter takes out Melbourne Cup

Heavy rain caused chaos at Flemington but the main race still managed to stop the nation.

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