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World

Greenland Sends A Message To Trump: We're Not For Sale

2 min read

Greenlanders are amused by the suggestion U.S. President Donald Trump wants to buy their country and emphatic in their response: thanks, but we're not for sale.

News

News

Thousands Demand Street Outside Trump Tower To Be Renamed After Obama

2 min read

It started out as a laugh, but an online petition calling for a Manhattan street outside Trump Tower to be named after former U.S. President Barrack Obama has now amassed an avalanche of signatures.

Noah Schultz-Byard

Noah Schultz-Byard

We Should Be Terrified of Importing America's Trump-Style Extremism

5 min read

In the same week that Amnesty International issued a travel warning for the US, advising tourists to be "wary of the ubiquity of firearms among the population," the America-based CPAC held its first rally in Australia.

National

National

Why Linking Mental Illness With Violence Is ‘Fundamentally Wrong’

5 min read

Drawing "baseless" links between mental illness and violence can have damaging impacts on the millions of Australians living with complex disorders, experts have warned. 

World

World

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Says Meeting Trump Would Be A 'Waste'

1 min read

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg will soon set sail on a solar-powered boat to attend a UN summit in New York.

Crime

Crime

Trump Retweets Conspiracy Theories About Jeffrey Epstein And The Clintons

2 min read

US President Donald Trump has shared two posts about Jeffrey Epstein's death in jail, which allude to links to Bill and Hillary Clinton.

Entertainment

Entertainment

How This Comedian Finds The Funny In America's Social Unrest

2 min read

Hasan Minhaj, an American-born son of Muslim Indian immigrants, has made a career out of poking fun at the profound problems facing his country.

News

News

El Paso Terrorist Admits He Targeted Mexicans As Community Lives In Fear

2 min read

Authorities said the 21-year-old man accused of carrying out the deadly mass shooting at an El Paso Walmart confessed after surrendering and said he had been targeting Mexicans.

World

World

'It's A Slippery Slope': Trump Says NRA Could Soften On Gun Reforms

3 min read

U.S. President Donald Trump says the NRA could soften its opposition to gun reforms, as he consults the lobby group, but a ban on assault rifles is unlikely.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Overweight Dog Sheds 45kg After Owner Demanded He Be Put Down

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

'Do Something': Trump Greeted By Protests As He Visits Shooting Sites

3 min read

US President Donald Trump has visited the Ohio city that suffered one of last weekend's two deadly mass shootings as critics accused him of inflaming tensions with anti-immigrant rhetoric.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Police Apologise For Officers On Horseback Leading Black Man By Rope

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Ruby Hamad

Ruby Hamad

How Do You Solve A Problem Like White Terrorists? Name Them.

6 min read

After Australian Brenton Tarrant allegedly killed 51 people at two Christchurch mosques, New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern won many hearts by vowing his name would not pass her lips.

World

World

Trump Calls For Gun Background Check Law

1 min read

US President Donald Trump has called on lawmakers to pass legislation requiring strong background checks for firearm purchases following two mass shooting in Texas and Ohio over the weekend that killed 29 people.

Brad Emery

Brad Emery

What It Will Take To Stop The Mass Bloodshed In America

5 min read

It was my first Greyhound bus trip up the East Coast of America and I was nervous.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Trump Cheers As Rapper A$AP Rocky Is Freed From Swedish Jail

2 min read

Rapper A$AP Rocky is heading home to the U.S. after the judge in his trial for assault in Sweden freed him and his two friends ahead of handing down a verdict.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Moment Toddler Was Kidnapped Before Horrific Death

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Crime

Crime

Screams and Chaos As Four Dead, 15 Hurt In Mass Shooting At Festival

1 min read

Police are hunting a second gunman after a mass shooting at a food festival in California, with at least four people dead and more than a dozen injuries in the rampage.

Politics

Politics

Trump Request For Military Funds To Build Border Wall Approved By Supreme Court

1 min read

The Supreme Court has cleared the way for the Trump administration to tap Pentagon funds to build sections of a border wall with Mexico.

World

World

Trump Pranked With Hidden Message Projected Behind Him

1 min read

Clapping, cheering, randomly point at people in the crowd. Donald Trump was on stage, acting in a familiar way.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Horrifying Moment Raw Frog Appears To Come Alive, Jumps Off Table

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

Robert Mueller Doubles Down, Refuses To Exonerate Trump

4 min read

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller has said in dramatic US congressional testimony he had not exonerated President Donald Trump of obstruction of justice.

World

World

Ivanka Trump’s Awkward Tweet Mistake Congratulating New UK PM Boris Johnson

2 min read

Boris Johnson is about to become the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom -- but Ivanka Trump didn't quite get it right.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Police Left In Hysterics After Chasing 'Dinosaur' Down Street

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

World

World

Putin Says He 'Sympathised' With Trump Before The U.S. Election

1 min read

Vladimir Putin said he had “sympathised” with Donald Trump before the 2016 presidential election because of his desire to restore normal relations with Russia.

News

News

Reflections On The Pain Of Being Told 'Go Back To Your Country'

6 min read

Democratic and Republican lawmakers are condemning the "send her back" chant that erupted during President Trump's rally in North Carolina this week as ugly, wrong and racist.

Nick Bhasin

Nick Bhasin

The Lingering, Personal Effects Of Trump's Racism If You're Not White

6 min read

A while ago, I wrote about the things people of colour hear in Australia.

News

News

Man Stunned To Find His Picture On Cigarette Packs

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mother's Warning After Claims Her Daughter Died From Protein Shake Use

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

World

World

Trump Defends 'Racist' Comments Telling Congresswomen To 'Go Back' To Where They Came From

2 min read

A White House event quickly spiralled into chaos on Monday as President Trump launched into a defiant defense of his earlier tweets suggesting Democratic congresswomen of color should "go back" to their countries.

News

News

Man Accused Of Decapitating Instagram Star And Sharing Photos Online

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

World

World

Trump Tells Congresswomen To 'Go Back' To Where They Came From

3 min read

President Trump said on Twitter Sunday that "'Progressive' Democratic Congresswomen" should "go back" to their countries -- even though three of the four lawmakers he was seemingly referring were born in the U.S.

Politics

Politics

'Racist' Republican Ad Slammed For 'Darkening' Former NFL Star's Skin

2 min read

The U.S. Republican Party has come under fire for a "racist" fundraising email which some believe features a purposefully altered photo of former NFL star Colin Kaepernick.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Free Noodles Considered To Ease Train Congestion

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Nicki Minaj Slammed By Human Rights Advocates Over Saudi Arabian Concert

4 min read

Amnesty International has joined a growing chorus of voices sounding off against Nicki Minaj's decision to play a music festival in Saudi Arabia.

Politics

Politics

Huge Weird Wooden Melania Trump Carving Unveiled In Her Slovenian Home Town

2 min read

It might be one of the strangest perks of being First Lady -- a terrifying carved statue in your honour.

Politics

Politics

It Literally Rained On Trump's Parade For Fourth Of July

3 min read

He promised tanks, 'Aircraft One' and fireworks -- but huge storm dampened Donald Trump's big Independence Day party.

World

World

The Controversial Viral Trump Sketch That Allegedly Got Cartoonist Sacked

3 min read

WARNING: Graphic images.

Christopher Pyne

Christopher Pyne

What War With Iran Could Mean For The World

5 min read

What is it with Iran and the United States of America?

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mum Dies After Cutting Her Leg At Beach

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

Pope Francis Praises Meeting Between Trump And Kim Jong-un

1 min read

Pope Francis praised the meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and said he hoped it would lead to peace.

World

World

'Back On Track': China And U.S. Agree To Restart Trade Talks

3 min read

The U.S. and China agreed have agreed to restart trade talks and Washington will not levy new tariffs on Chinese exports, China’s foreign ministry said on Saturday.

World

World

Trump Proposes Meeting Kim Jong Un To 'Shake His Hand'

2 min read

President Trump on Saturday tweeted an invitation to North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un to come to the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) with South Korean leader Moon Jae-in.

Tech

Tech

Twitter To Censor, But Not Delete, Celebrity Tweets Which Break Rules

3 min read

Twitter will allow important sources like politicians to break its rules, but their tweets will be censored, in attempt to balance free expression and accountability.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Student Attacked And Killed By Three Sharks As Parents Watched

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Politics

Politics

The Dizzying Field Of Democrats Trying To Beat Trump In The U.S. Election

5 min read

Donald Trump is up for re-election next year, and there's a massive group of challengers vying to be the one that gets to take him on -- and potentially wrestle the presidency from his hands.

Sport

Sport

Trump Blasts World Cup Hero, Players Rally Behind Her

4 min read

Women are rallying behind football star Megan Rapinoe, after she was slammed by the U.S. President for saying she doesn't want to meet him.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mum Beaten After Reporting Son's Bully To School

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Haunting Photo Of Drowned Father And Baby At U.S. Border Shocks The World

4 min read

WARNING: Graphic images.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Samsung Tablet Burns Huge Hole Through Child's Mattress

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

World

World

Trump Has A New Enemy: A Knitting Website With Millions Of Fans

2 min read

Ravelry, one of the world's largest online knitting communities, has banned all support for US President Donald Trump and his administration, calling it akin to supporting white supremacy.

Politics

Politics

Trump Says The U.S. Will Be Imposing New Sanctions On Iran

3 min read

In the span of 60 seconds, President Trump sent two tweets on Saturday announcing dramatic policy decisions.

News

News

Donald Trump Faces New Sexual Assault Claims

3 min read

In a new book excerpt published in New York magazine, writer E. Jean Carroll has made sexual assault claims against President Trump and Leslie Moonves, the former chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation.

World

World

Explained: The America-Iran Tensions, And The 'Very Big Mistake' That Could Start War

6 min read

It's a "staring contest" in the Middle East right now, as America and Iran face off -- and experts fear a conflict could kick off accidentally.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Lost At Sea After Taking Google Maps Shortcut

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

World

World

Trump Says Iran May Have Made 'A Very Big Mistake' In Shooting Down Drone

1 min read

U.S. President Donald Trump says Iran may have made a "mistake" in shooting down a military drone.

World

World

Trump's New Slogan Is 'Make American Great Again' Version 2.0

2 min read

U.S. President Donald Trump officially launched his bid for re-election in the 2020 U.S. election by asking his supporters to vote on his new campaign slogan.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Yoga Teacher Hit By Cyclist While On Phone Wins Pay Out

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

National

National

Trump Sledged The ABC By Mistake And Got Trolled In Return

1 min read

Australia's ABC has returned fire against President Donald Trump with a koala GIF, as an unlikely social media war heats up.

Christopher Pyne

Christopher Pyne

What If Donald Trump Is Right?

4 min read

I know it's de rigueur to diss US President Trump and assume that everyone who matters gets that President Trump is a buffoon.

News

News

U.S. Releases Video It Says Shows Iran Was Responsible For Tanker Attacks

6 min read

The U.S. military released a video Thursday that it said showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the two oil tankers targeted in the Strait of Hormuz.

Satire

Satire

7 Gift Ideas For Donald Trump On His 73rd Birthday

5 min read

Donald Trump turns 73 today.

The Project

The Project

Trump Boasts About Meeting The Prince Of Whales

2 min read

US President Donald Trump lauded his own diplomacy with royalty and foreign leaders, but mistakenly cast the heir to the British throne, Prince Charles, as the "Prince of Whales".

James Norman

James Norman

We Should All Be Worried About The U.S. Checking Social Media Before Letting You In

4 min read

Here's a question: if you knew that airport officials were going to be assessing you based on what you post on social media, would you think twice about what you posted?

Movies

Movies

The Trumps' UK Visit Is Inspiring Jordan Peele

1 min read

The Trump family's visit to the UK has been providing Jordan Peele with plenty of fodder for his next horror film.

News

News

'Huge Security Issue': Larry The Cat Disrupts Trump's Downing Street Visit

2 min read

Larry made it very clear he couldn't care less about Donald Trump's visit to No.10 Downing Street on Tuesday.

News

News

Fist Bumps, Penises And Insults: Trump's First 24 Hours In England

3 min read

The man who once labelled himself "Mr Brexit" has touched down in London and it's already proving to be an eventful trip.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Family Filthy After Discovering Graduation Cake Was Made From Styrofoam

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

World

World

'Invasion Of Privacy': U.S. Will Ask For Social Media Handles During Visa Application

3 min read

The U.S. State Department is now requiring most visa applicants to hand over their social media usernames, sparking privacy concerns and fears the process will impact freedom of speech online.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Girl Hospitalised After Driver Threw Glass Bottle Out Window

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

Trump Labels Meghan Markle 'Nasty' Ahead Of His Visit To The UK

1 min read

In the lead up to U.S President Donald Trump's visit to the UK, he gave a wide-ranging interview to British tabloid newspaper The Sun which included comments about the Duchess of Sussex.

World

World

Kim Jong-un Executes Top Diplomat Over Failed Trump Talks

2 min read

North Korea has reportedly executed its special envoy to the U.S. and foreign ministry officials who carried out working-level negotiations with Donald Trump in February, holding them responsible for the summit's collapse.

World

World

Robert Mueller Indicates Trump Committed Crimes During 2016 Election

1 min read

Special counsel Robert Mueller, in his first public statement about his Russia probe, did not exonerate President Trump, instead explaining why his office never considered indicting him for obstruction of justice.

Politics

Politics

Rwandans Accused Of Brutal Massacre Brought To Australia Under Refugee Deal: Report

2 min read

A bombshell report has claimed two men accused of the brutal murder of tourists in Uganda were brought to Australia as part of the government's refugee deal with the United States.

World

World

Donald Trump Still Doesn't Know Where His Dad Was Born

1 min read

President Donald Trump has claimed his father was born in Germany, for at least the third time in a year.

World

World

Mueller Report Clears Trump Of Russian Collusion

3 min read

Mueller did not find Trump campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia.

Politics

Politics

Mueller Report: What You Need To Know About The Probe That Could Take Down Trump

2 min read

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation is now complete, and he has now submitted his report to Attorney General William Barr. But the extent of the probe's impact is not yet known.

News

News

Trump Reverses North Korea Sanctions That Were Imposed A Day Earlier

2 min read

"President Trump likes Chairman Kim and he doesn't think these sanctions will be necessary," White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement.

World

World

Politician Sues Twitter For $350 Million Over Fake Parody Accounts

1 min read

A controversial politician is suing Twitter and some users for more than US$250 million.

World

World

'Most Dangerous Place In The World': Asia's Nuclear Standoff Is Much Bigger Than You Think

6 min read

Two nations with nuclear weapons are locked in a tense stand-off, tensions escalating as jets are shot down and military assets mobilise.

World

World

Could Trump's Border Wall Threaten These Fierce Desert Wildcats?

5 min read

Trump's wall is designed to stop the flow of people, but what will it mean for wildlife?

Politics

Politics

What It's Like Being At The Centre Of A Trump Media Pile-On

4 min read

Joel Birch and his band didn't expect to be slammed by conservative media and a senior Trump advisor.

World

World

Trump Says US Military Intervention In Venezuela 'An Option'

3 min read

President Donald Trump said military intervention in Venezuela was “an option” as Western nations boost pressure on socialist leader Nicolas Maduro to step down.

World

World

Someone Appears To Be Editing Trump's Photos To Make His Fingers Longer

3 min read

US President Donald Trump playing hard and fast with the truth is nothing new, but an investigative report suggests someone at the White House has been photo-doctoring his hands to appear bigger.

World

World

Trump Offers 'Compromise' Deal On Immigration To End Government 'Logjam'

5 min read

President Trump gave what he called a "major announcement" about the southern border and the partial government shutdown on Saturday.

World

World

A 1950s TV Show Eerily Predicted Trump's Border Wall

2 min read

We'd like to introduce you to a man named Trump -- a balding conman who promises to build a wall to stop a "cosmic explosion" that will end the world as we know it. 

World

World

WATCH: Trump Accused Of 'Ruining Christmas' For 7-Year-Old

2 min read

It was the night before Christmas, when Trump likely ruined the magic of Santa for one young child forever.

Tech

Tech

"Donald" Joins The List For Worst Passwords

2 min read

One of the basics of computer security is to pick passwords that are tough for hackers to break, yet computer users continue to rely on easily guessed terms like "123456."

TV

TV

Jimmy Fallon Dressed Up Like Trump Dressing Up Like Elvis

1 min read

He was rockin' to the 'Jailhouse Rock'.

World

World

'You Could Put It On Your Nachos And Eat It': Border Foundation Boss Defends Tear Gas Use

2 min read

Over the weekend U.S. border agents fired tear gas at hundreds of migrants near the U.S.-mexico border causing them to flee the area.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Elvis Presley To Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

1 min read

Just over 41 years since his death, Elvis Presley will receive a Presidential Medal of Freedom from Donald Trump at a November 16th ceremony.

Politics

Politics

Journalists Leap To Defence Of CNN Correspondent Banned From The White House

1 min read

It's been another eventful Donald Trump press conference.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Kanye Says He Was Being Used, Is Backing Away From Politics

1 min read

After his name was linked to the 'Blexit' campaign, Kanye West has struck out, and now claims he is "distancing himself" from politics.

TV

TV

Paramount Pulls Heathers Episodes After Pittsburgh Shooting

2 min read

The Paramount Network has been forced to once again pull episodes of their 'Heathers' series after the latest deadly shooting in the United States.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Caitlyn Jenner Now Regrets Supporting Trump

2 min read

In the lead-up to and after the election of Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner was a rare yet vocal member of the LGBTQ+ community who pledged unfettering support. Now, she's reconsidering.

Music

Music

Melania Trump's People Want You To Boycott T.I.'s Album

2 min read

The First Lady of the United States isn't happy with T.I.'s latest music video, and now her office is calling for a boycott.

Celebrity

Celebrity

11 Tweets To Summarise The Trump/Kanye Meeting

1 min read

There were MAGA hats, Superman references and one big bear hug in the meeting that dominated headlines on Friday.

Music

Music

Trump Signs Landmark Music Bill Ahead Of Kanye Meeting

1 min read

While the world watched Kanye West ramble for 10 minutes, Trump had signed a major bill into law.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Donald Trump Likes Taylor Swift's Music 25 Percent Less Now

1 min read

It didn't take long, but after Taylor Swift finally broke her silence and posted politics the President of the United States decided to weigh in.

World

World

Remember the Woman Who Flipped Off Trump? She's Back.

2 min read

And she's running for public office.