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Tue 20 Aug 2019

‘Low-paid work provides dignity’

‘Low-paid work provides dignity’

The $19.49 an hour minimum wage should be scrapped so more young people can do low-paid work — because it “provides dignity”, MPs have been told.

Bride’s ‘trashy’ wedding invite slammed

Bride’s ‘trashy’ wedding invite slammed

A bride is copping serious heat after sharing a photo of her “less than traditional” RSVP card, which many thought was “trashy”.

Pete Evans’ crazy new claims

Pete Evans’ crazy new claims

He’s said sunscreen is toxic and promoted a dangerous baby broth, now celebrity chef Pete Evans is at it again with his strangest claim yet.

Big W’s stunning Dyson deal

Big W’s stunning Dyson deal

The discount store is having a huge two-day sale with hundreds of items on offer, including an epic discount on a popular Dyson product.

Nail found in punnet of strawberries

Nail found in punnet of strawberries

A woman has found a nail in her punnet of strawberries while making a smoothie. Police are now testing the packaging and the nail.

Stash of bottles could mean jail for couple

Stash of bottles could mean jail for couple

They might look like a bunch of bottles, but the contents within each is enough to land this couple behind bars for six years.

Line exposes Australia’s weak spot

Line exposes Australia’s weak spot

The 26th parallel divides Australia and north of it, crazy decisions are creating holes in our defence that could leave Australia vulnerable to attack.

Aussie’s ‘reckless’ act after a night out

Aussie’s ‘reckless’ act after a night out

After a big night out in one of the world’s party cities, this Aussie tourist had a simple request: Take him to one of the world’s most dangerous suburbs.

Barnaby Joyce’s gobsmacking hypocrisy

Barnaby Joyce’s gobsmacking hypocrisy

Australia has put up with a lot from Barnaby Joyce in the past three years — but last night he crossed a line that has women in NSW raging.

Home and Away star dead at 41

Home and Away star dead at 41

Actor Ben Unwin, who, played Jesse McGregor on the Aussie soap for more than 10 years has died, according to police.

Mum’s nightmares over sickening task

Mum’s nightmares over sickening task

After her nine-year-old daughter was killed by an infamous paedophile, Tess Knight was given a sickening task. It still haunts her.

Seven’s whopping $444m loss

Seven’s whopping $444m loss

SEVEN West Media has reported a $444.5 million full-year loss after again writing down the value of its TV licences, newspapers and goodwill.

The warning that could collapse the apartment market

The warning that could collapse the apartment market

UNIT owners have been warned to sell as soon as possible or suffer the consequences of further price falls due to Australia’s “horrible disease”.

Handcuffed man dies after arrest

Handcuffed man dies after arrest

A MAN has died after being handcuffed and put on a stretcher by police following concerns about his behaviour at a Sydney hospital.

Boy mauled by ‘crazy’ kangaroo

Boy mauled by ‘crazy’ kangaroo

A father has described the moment he was forced to intervene after his five-year-old son was attacked by a massive kangaroo in his backyard.

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