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Sat 18 Jan 2020

’Jabba the Jihadi’ captured in Iraq

’Jabba the Jihadi’ captured in Iraq

An Islamic State leader, who has been dubbed ‘Jabba the Jihadi’, has been arrested in Iraq on Thursday.

VIDEO: Man rows boat down flooded Coast street

premium_icon VIDEO: Man rows boat down flooded Coast street

In unbelievable scenes following 300mm+ of rain overnight, a man has been seen rowing a boat down a flooded suburban street on the Gold Coast. WATCH THE VIDEO

Instagrammer jailed over single photo

Instagrammer jailed over single photo

An American-Russian influencer, who recently went on a trip to Egypt, wound up behind bars after posting an illegal photo on Instagram.

Fri 17 Jan 2020

Bizarre 'train' conspiracy behind Australian bushfires

Bizarre 'train' conspiracy behind Australian bushfires

Thousands of Australians appear to believe lasers and exploding smart meters are being used to start fires to make way for a new train network.

The worst twin baby names of all time

The worst twin baby names of all time

"My eyes! Do the parents even like the names themselves? Ugh, I have a headache." Some of these combos have to be seen to be believed.

‘Hero’ dog saves owner’s life after she was hit by car

premium_icon ‘Hero’ dog saves owner’s life after she was hit by car

If she hadn’t been found by the side of the road, hidden from sight, the 26-year-old would have died.

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