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Mon 12 Aug 2019

Burger King staff fired for mocking police officer

Burger King staff fired for mocking police officer

WHEN officer Timo Rosenthal ordered his lunch at a fast food restaurant recently, he was appalled to find he was the victim of a nasty prank.

Sat 10 Aug 2019

Influencer’s ‘fake’ photo brutally exposed

Influencer’s ‘fake’ photo brutally exposed

A “wannabe” influencer has been busted “staging” a photo and lying about it to her followers — after her sister shared behind-the-scenes evidence.

Fri 9 Aug 2019

94-year-old nearly threw away $9.5m

94-year-old nearly threw away $9.5m

The elderly war veteran almost threw out his winning ticket after his granddaughter mistakenly checked the wrong lottery numbers.

Cringey or creepy? Bizarre story behind viral wedding photo

Cringey or creepy? Bizarre story behind viral wedding photo

Nothing could have prepared this bride for the weirdness that went down on her wedding day... and one photo captures it all.

Wed 7 Aug 2019

‘Free’ KFC hack stuns internet

‘Free’ KFC hack stuns internet

A SAVVY KFC customer from Queensland has shared how he managed to get a bucket of KFC chicken for almost $15 cheaper.

Tue 6 Aug 2019

‘Save my inheritance’: 24yo begs for $60k

‘Save my inheritance’: 24yo begs for $60k

A 24-year-old student who put down a $60,000 apartment deposit but now can’t get finance has launched a crowd-funding campaign to “save my inheritance”.

Optical illusion confusing everyone

Optical illusion confusing everyone

WE guarantee you your head will hurt trying to decipher why this arrow can’t turn left. But you won’t be alone, the whole internet is baffled.

Passport name ‘too rude’ for flying

Passport name ‘too rude’ for flying

IT WAS supposed to be a joke, but now 33-year-old Kenny is no longer laughing after being told he can no longer leave his homeland.

Mon 5 Aug 2019

Common drive-thru act is actually illegal

Common drive-thru act is actually illegal

MANY people have done this while paying for their cheeseburger and chips but cops have warned it will cost you hundreds in fines.

‘Unruly tourists’ in hot water again

‘Unruly tourists’ in hot water again

THE family of tourists who had a scandal-plagued holiday in New Zealand have hit the headlines once again in their homeland.

Man dragged off bus for smoking

Man dragged off bus for smoking

VIDEO shows a man smoking a cigarette on a bus being violently dragged from his seat by a fellow passenger and dumped onto the pavement.

Gang leader’s weird jailbreak disguise

Gang leader’s weird jailbreak disguise

WHEN prison staff noticed a strange-looking “teenage girl” walking around a high-security jail, they stopped her and made a stunning discovery.

Woman blasts stranger’s creepy note

Woman blasts stranger’s creepy note

A WOMAN who was walking at a Queensland beach was shocked when she returned to find a very personal note on her car.

Basketball player fails drug test due to pregnancy

Basketball player fails drug test due to pregnancy

American basketball player DJ Cooper has been banned from the game after drug testers were stunned to discover he was pregnant.

Sun 4 Aug 2019

Trump tweets about UFC during El Paso massacre

Trump tweets about UFC during El Paso massacre

UNITED States President Donald Trump decided to show his support for a UFC fighter, the timing of his actions didn’t go down well.

Sat 3 Aug 2019

Infamous escort reveals biggest regret

Infamous escort reveals biggest regret

Jenny Thompson achieved worldwide notoriety after having a threesome with Wayne Rooney and slept with 13 football stars.

Fri 2 Aug 2019

‘Bizarre’ ensuite horrifying the internet

‘Bizarre’ ensuite horrifying the internet

A bemused Queensland man has shared pictures of the newly renovated luxury house he just can’t sell. He has no idea why, but we sure do.

Teen’s $3.3m lotto win ‘too much’ money

Teen’s $3.3m lotto win ‘too much’ money

Callie Rogers was just 16 years old when she hit the jackpot. But now she says that huge lottery prize changed her life — for the worse.

Thu 1 Aug 2019

Simple maths question causing chaos

Simple maths question causing chaos

What seems like a simple maths equation is dividing the internet.

Surprise car that is world’s fastest

Surprise car that is world’s fastest

This brand is better known for making luxury limos and SUVs than tyre-frying performance cars, but its latest creation leaves others in its dust

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