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Tue 25 Feb 2020

‘Torture Island’ awaits rapist Harvey Weinstein

premium_icon ‘Torture Island’ awaits rapist Harvey Weinstein

He was the mogul who ruled Hollywood. Now, convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein will await sentencing at one of the world’s most violent prisons.

Stranger’s random act of kindness lauded

Stranger’s random act of kindness lauded

A heartbroken mum’s generous act has left the internet in tears - and taught another mother a valuable 'life lesson'.

Rapist Weinstein’s last bid to avoid jail

Rapist Weinstein’s last bid to avoid jail

Before convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein was led out of court in handcuffs his lawyer made a desperate final attempt to keep him out of jail.

Landlord left with $22k clean-up bill

Landlord left with $22k clean-up bill

The tenants left the property with excrement on the walls and urine leaking in the ceilings and forced the landlord to contact child services.

Shock finding on car quality, reliability

Shock finding on car quality, reliability

Some prestige brands will be embarrassed by the results of new independent research on vehicle dependability, while one newcomer has topped the rankings.

Cruel reason mum had 11 social media profiles

Cruel reason mum had 11 social media profiles

The things she did to two children were bad enough, but Selina Sharafi's use of Facebook profiles in the aftermath made things so much worse.

Xbox detail you really want to know

Xbox detail you really want to know

Microsoft has revealed the specs for its next generation gaming console, but the most important detail is yet to be announced.

Excruciating reason woman can’t have sex

Excruciating reason woman can’t have sex

When Jillian Currie meets a man she likes, she faces the awkward task of telling them sex for her is a no-go. Here’s her agonising story.

Queen’s total Sussex slap down revealed

Queen’s total Sussex slap down revealed

Six weeks after they announced they were leaving the royal family, Harry and Meghan’s new life looks nothing like the one they’d planned.

62-year-old weapon breaks planking world record

62-year-old weapon breaks planking world record

spent around 2,100 hours of planking to train for the stunt, to win back his record from Chinese policeman Mao Weidong.

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