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    'My sisters are chained up': 911 call that blew Turpin family apart

    'My sisters are chained up': 911 call that blew Turpin family apart


    The contents of the chilling 911 call made by the 17-year-old daughter about the Turpin parents' years of torture and abuse of their 13 captive children has finally been revealed.The brave and desperate act by the teenager to...

    The contents of the chilling 911 call made by the 17-year-old daughter about the Turpin parents' years of torture and abuse of their 13 captive children has finally been revealed.The brave and desperate act by the teenager to blow...
    The four key takeaways from the Mueller report into Russian interference in US election

    The four key takeaways from the Mueller report into Russian interference in US election


    After nearly two years of awaiting the fruits of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, they finally arrived, in the form of a 400-plus-page, lightly redacted report issued Thursday by Attorney General William...

    After nearly two years of awaiting the fruits of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, they finally arrived, in the form of a 400-plus-page, lightly redacted report issued Thursday by Attorney General William Barr.The...
    James McCord, Watergate conspirator who linked break-in to White House, dies at 93

    James McCord, Watergate conspirator who linked break-in to White House, dies at 93


    James McCord, a retired CIA employee who was convicted as a conspirator in the Watergate burglary and later linked the 1972 break-in to the White House in revelations that helped end the presidency of Richard Nixon, died June...

    James McCord, a retired CIA employee who was convicted as a conspirator in the Watergate burglary and later linked the 1972 break-in to the White House in revelations that helped end the presidency of Richard Nixon, died June 15,...
    Bald eagles deployed to defend UK beachgoers from 'scary' seagull attacks

    Bald eagles deployed to defend UK beachgoers from 'scary' seagull attacks


    Tourism bosses have hired two bald eagles to defend popular United Kingdom coastal beaches amid fears that seagulls are scaring away too many visitors.Lyme Regis Town Council have deployed two of the carnivorous birds in order...

    Tourism bosses have hired two bald eagles to defend popular United Kingdom coastal beaches amid fears that seagulls are scaring away too many visitors.Lyme Regis Town Council have deployed two of the carnivorous birds in order to...
    Hero dad fights off dingoes to save 14-month-old son

    Hero dad fights off dingoes to save 14-month-old son


    A young boy has narrowly escaped a terrifying dingo attack after he was dragged from his parents' camper van in Fraser Island overnight.The family had been sleeping inside the vehicle when the parents woke to the sound of...

    A young boy has narrowly escaped a terrifying dingo attack after he was dragged from his parents' camper van in Fraser Island overnight.The family had been sleeping inside the vehicle when the parents woke to the sound of their...
    US president Donald Trump's most frequent contribution to the Mueller probe: 'I don't recall'

    US president Donald Trump's most frequent contribution to the Mueller probe: 'I don't recall'


    One sentence in the report written by special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators summarises US President Donald Trump's responses to their inquiries."We viewed the written answers to be inadequate," it says.After...

    One sentence in the report written by special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators summarises US President Donald Trump's responses to their inquiries."We viewed the written answers to be inadequate," it says.After battling...
    Notre Dame inferno: Short-circuit likely cause of devastating blaze

    Notre Dame inferno: Short-circuit likely cause of devastating blaze


    Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said yesterday, as France paid a daylong tribute to the firefighters who saved the...

    Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said yesterday, as France paid a daylong tribute to the firefighters who saved the world-renowned...
    Two murders stumped US police for 40 years. The key was sitting in a bathroom cabinet.

    Two murders stumped US police for 40 years. The key was sitting in a bathroom cabinet.


    With the illness marching through his body and his time running low, Arthur Rudy Martinez turned himself in.It was April 2014. Twenty years earlier, Martinez had escaped from a Washington state prison where he was serving a...

    With the illness marching through his body and his time running low, Arthur Rudy Martinez turned himself in.It was April 2014. Twenty years earlier, Martinez had escaped from a Washington state prison where he was serving a life...
    Teenager burned to death at school in Bangladesh

    Teenager burned to death at school in Bangladesh


    Warning: Distressing content. A 19-year-old woman has been burned to death at her school after she filed a sexual harassment complaint against her headmaster.Nusrat Jahan Rafi from Feni, a small town 160km south of...

    Warning: Distressing content. A 19-year-old woman has been burned to death at her school after she filed a sexual harassment complaint against her headmaster.Nusrat Jahan Rafi from Feni, a small town 160km south of Bangladesh's...
    Mueller report is finally released after two years of investigation into Donald Trump and Russia

    Mueller report is finally released after two years of investigation into Donald Trump and Russia


    US President Donald Trump gloated on Twitter on Thursday upon the release of the Mueller report, which found there was found no evidence the Trump campaign colluded with Russia.Tweeting ahead of the release of the 448-page...

    US President Donald Trump gloated on Twitter on Thursday upon the release of the Mueller report, which found there was found no evidence the Trump campaign colluded with Russia.Tweeting ahead of the release of the 448-page document...
    Donald Trump on Mueller appointment: 'This is the end of my presidency'

    Donald Trump on Mueller appointment: 'This is the end of my presidency'


    Donald Trump ordered the removal of special counsel Robert Mueller after expressing fears the probe would "end" his presidency, according to the newly released Mueller report. Trump called Don McGahn, at the time his White...

    Donald Trump ordered the removal of special counsel Robert Mueller after expressing fears the probe would "end" his presidency, according to the newly released Mueller report. Trump called Don McGahn, at the time his White House...
    Kim Jong Un watched new weapon tested in North Korea, says state-run news agency

    Kim Jong Un watched new weapon tested in North Korea, says state-run news agency


    North Korea says it has test-fired a new type of "tactical guided weapon", its first such test in nearly six months, and a possible sign of its displeasure with deadlocked nuclear talks with the United States.The test, which...

    North Korea says it has test-fired a new type of "tactical guided weapon", its first such test in nearly six months, and a possible sign of its displeasure with deadlocked nuclear talks with the United States.The test, which didn't...
    Borce Ristevski's act of cruelty wasn't contained to killing his Kiwi wife

    Borce Ristevski's act of cruelty wasn't contained to killing his Kiwi wife


    Borce Ristevski's actions in the days, months and years after he killed his Kiwi wife of 27 years have been slammed by a Victorian Supreme Court judge.The 55-year-old was stone-faced in the dock of the packed courtroom this...

    Borce Ristevski's actions in the days, months and years after he killed his Kiwi wife of 27 years have been slammed by a Victorian Supreme Court judge.The 55-year-old was stone-faced in the dock of the packed courtroom this morning...
    Geelong woman who bashed elderly lady using walking frame says she was having 'epileptic fit'

    Geelong woman who bashed elderly lady using walking frame says she was having 'epileptic fit'


    A woman who violently ripped an elderly lady's walking frame away and allegedly bashed her says she was having an "epileptic fit" at the time of the attack.The incident, which unfolded in Geelong, Victoria on Tuesday, started...

    A woman who violently ripped an elderly lady's walking frame away and allegedly bashed her says she was having an "epileptic fit" at the time of the attack.The incident, which unfolded in Geelong, Victoria on Tuesday, started when...
    Life on Mars: China's desert space base to offer tourists a taste of the Red Planet

    Life on Mars: China's desert space base to offer tourists a taste of the Red Planet


    The gleaming, futuristic space base, starkly situated in a barren landscape of dunes and red soil, may seem like a snapshot of an alien world.But the facility is actually located in the Gobi desert and is the latest indication...

    The gleaming, futuristic space base, starkly situated in a barren landscape of dunes and red soil, may seem like a snapshot of an alien world.But the facility is actually located in the Gobi desert and is the latest indication of...
    Australian Borce Ristevski jailed for killing Kiwi wife Karen

    Australian Borce Ristevski jailed for killing Kiwi wife Karen


    Melbourne man Borce Ristevski who killed his wife Karen and dumped her body in bushland has been sentenced for her manslaughter.Supreme Court Justice Christopher Beale jailed Ristevski for nine years. He will not be eligible...

    Melbourne man Borce Ristevski who killed his wife Karen and dumped her body in bushland has been sentenced for her manslaughter.Supreme Court Justice Christopher Beale jailed Ristevski for nine years. He will not be eligible for...
    Three ways the Mueller report still threatens Trump

    Three ways the Mueller report still threatens Trump


    It's Mueller Eve, and we're presumably about to learn a bunch of new details about interactions involving US President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia, as well as Trump's actions vis-a-vis the investigation.What we know...

    It's Mueller Eve, and we're presumably about to learn a bunch of new details about interactions involving US President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia, as well as Trump's actions vis-a-vis the investigation.What we know thus...
    Pet deer gores Australian man to death

    Pet deer gores Australian man to death


    Paul McDonald went outside to feed his pet deer yesterday. The Australian father never came back inside.His wife, Mandi, and the couple's 17-year-old son, Ethan, heard that something was amiss on the Moyhu property, in North...

    Paul McDonald went outside to feed his pet deer yesterday. The Australian father never came back inside.His wife, Mandi, and the couple's 17-year-old son, Ethan, heard that something was amiss on the Moyhu property, in North East...
    Rescue diver who helped save Thai Soccer team now trapped in cave himself

    Rescue diver who helped save Thai Soccer team now trapped in cave himself


    A member of the brave diving team that helped rescue 12 soccer players from a flooded cave in Thailand has now gone missing himself inside a Tennessee cave.Authorities are now attempting to rescue Josh Bratchley from the Mill...

    A member of the brave diving team that helped rescue 12 soccer players from a flooded cave in Thailand has now gone missing himself inside a Tennessee cave.Authorities are now attempting to rescue Josh Bratchley from the Mill Pond...
    Believe it or not, Jaws has something to fear

    Believe it or not, Jaws has something to fear


    Jaws is afraid of Free Willy.A new study published in Nature this week demonstrated that when pods of orcas entered an area around South Farallon Island off the coast of San Francisco, the great white sharks in the area...

    Jaws is afraid of Free Willy.A new study published in Nature this week demonstrated that when pods of orcas entered an area around South Farallon Island off the coast of San Francisco, the great white sharks in the area cleared...