World News

Wed 11 Dec 2019

Ten Aussie volcano victims are coming home

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A C-130 Hercules and two C-17 Globemaster planes are on their way to New Zealand with medical crews to bring 10 patients injured in the volcano blast.

Former child star dead at 55

Former child star dead at 55

Philip McKeon, the child star of award-winning 80s sitcom Alice, has died at the age of 55.

Julian Assange’s father hopeful of son’s release

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The father of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is confident a tide of public opinion is turning in support of the Australian languishing in a UK cell.

Drug addict’s heartbreaking family photo

Drug addict’s heartbreaking family photo

A photo of a family standing together in a moment of fear has gone viral after it was shared with an important message about drug addiction.

‘Nervous’ NZ volcano tour guide’s eerie premonition

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A video of the NZ White Island Tour guide who died in the blast has emerged, giving a glimpse into the final moments of those still missing.

NASA baffled by doomsday asteroid

NASA baffled by doomsday asteroid

An asteroid many fear will one day crash into Earth and destroy us all has begun spitting out huge rocks, and NASA has no idea why.

The best and worst Star Wars movies

premium_icon The best and worst Star Wars movies

Star Wars is one of the world’s most popular franchises, spanning 42 years with some big hits and epic misses. HAVE YOUR SAY.

Aussie presumed dead is found in NZ

Aussie presumed dead is found in NZ

A Sydney teen who was missing and presumed dead in the NZ volcano disaster has been found alive, but his family members are still missing.

Best man punches bride at wedding

Best man punches bride at wedding

A bride was punched and dragged down a flight of stairs at her own wedding by the best man, who also assaulted her mother and two sisters.

Police officer quits after on-duty sex with abuse victim

Police officer quits after on-duty sex with abuse victim

A female police officer has quit the force after she had sex with a “vulnerable” victim of sex abuse — while she was on duty.

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