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Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Punished For Smuggling Overweight Cat On Plane

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

U.K. Labour Party Hit With Back-To-Back Cyber Attacks

1 min read

Hackers have attacked Britain's opposition Labour Party for the second time in two days, sources say.

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Mother Strangled By Scarf While Baking With Teenage Son

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

News

News

The Dangerous ISIS Threat Headed To Australia's Doorstep

4 min read

The Islamic State has taken a hit but the terrorist organisation is far from over, according to experts who have been closely monitoring the violent group's movements.

World

World

Two Children Orphaned After Couple Stoned To Death

2 min read

An Indian couple was stoned to death for marrying outside their castes, leaving their two children orphaned.

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Brekky Wrap

Fortnite Superstar Handed Lifetime Ban For Cheating, 'Ruining Game'

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Woman Has 'No Regrets' Over Eyeball Tattoo Despite Going Blind

4 min read

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News

Beaten For Refusing Sex: Saudi Woman Explains Why She Fled To Australia

4 min read

Regina* remembers being a teenager and walking down the street next to her male guardian, feeling overwhelmed with shame.

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Brekky Wrap

Family Finds Pictures Of Backpacker's Body On Social Media

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Politics

Politics

Argentina's New President Bullied Over Insta Famous Son

3 min read

Argentina's new president Alberto Fernández has repeatedly copped backlash over his son Estanislao.

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Brekky Wrap

Journalist Diagnosed With Breast Cancer While Live Streaming Mammogram

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

72 British MPs Support Meghan Markle After 'Bullying' Tabloid Treatment

2 min read

Seventy-two female ministers in Britain have signed a letter to Prince Harry's wife Meghan, offering their support and sympathy over her treatment in the British media.

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Glaring Spelling Error Alerts Police To Fake Number Plates

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

World

World

Alabama's Near-Total Abortion Ban Blocked

2 min read

A US federal judge has blocked Alabama from implementing a near-total ban on abortion, ruling it would cause " irreparable harm".

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Family Accidentally Makes Deadly Pipe Bomb During Gender-Reveal

5 min read

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World

World

Protesters' Incredible Act Across Entire Country

3 min read

In an incredible show of unity, tens of thousands of Lebanese protestors have held hands and linked arms from highways to hillsides spanning the length of the country.

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Off-Duty Officer Shoots Own Son After Mistaking Him For Intruder

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

British MP's Ramp Up Calls For An Early Election

2 min read

Boris Johnson's Conservatives have stepped up pressure on lawmakers to back the prime minister's bid to hold an early election and break Britain's Brexit impasse, saying the country was being held "hostage" by parliament.

News

News

IS Leader Died 'Whimpering, Crying, Screaming' During Syria Raid

4 min read

Fugitive Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi died “whimpering and crying” in a raid by U.S. special forces in northwest Syria, President Donald Trump announced.

World

World

Trump To Make Mystery 'Major Statement' Amid Speculation Of ISIS Leader's Death

1 min read

Multiple outlets are reporting the leader of ISIS has been captured or killed in Syria, as Donald Trump is poised to make a "major statement" after he tweeted: "Something very big has just happened!".

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'Emma' Shows The Grim Future Of Office Workers

5 min read

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Liverpool Fans Slammed For 'Highly Offensive' X-Rated Banner

4 min read

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World

World

U.S. Announces Permanent Ceasefire In Syria, Lifts Sanctions On Turkey

2 min read

U.S. President Donald Trump has announced the ceasefire in northern Syria is now permanent as he lifted sanctions on Turkey.

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Brekky Wrap

Aussie Pool Trials Gender-Specific Swimming Sessions

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

World

World

Boris Johnson Suffers Devastating Brexit Blow

1 min read

Britain’s departure from the European Union was thrown into chaos on Tuesday after parliament rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s extremely tight timetable for ratifying his exit deal.

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Bodybuilder With Huge Biceps Destroyed In MMA Bout

3 min read

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News

U.K. Parliament Denied Second Vote On Brexit Deal

2 min read

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a potentially perilous ratification of his Brexit divorce deal in the parliament after the Speaker refused to allow a vote on it.

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Man Accused Of Killing 'Peeping Tom' Outside Girlfriend's Home

3 min read

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Teen Dies After Breathing In Too Much Deodorant

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

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News

Turkey Agrees To Ceasefire In Syria Following Lengthy Talks With U.S.

2 min read

Turkey has agreed to a five-day ceasefire in northeast Syria to allow for the withdrawal of Kurdish forces, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday after talks with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan.

World

World

How Trump's Bizarre 'Good Deal!' Letter Could Mean Disaster In Syrian Conflict

5 min read

A "disturbing" message from Donald Trump to Turkey's president could lock in ongoing conflict and death in Syria, as the U.S. President's behaviour further unravels into the bizarre.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Incredible Moment Police Save Man Seconds Before Train Hits Car

3 min read

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World

World

'Doubts Appear' As EU, Britain Work To Finalise Last-Minute Brexit Deal

2 min read

Negotiators appear close to clinching an eleventh-hour Brexit deal, although British MPs in the House of Commons still have to approve any agreement.

World

World

Dad Of 'ISIS Bride' Makes Impassioned Plea To Save Her From Syrian Camp

5 min read

Australian women and children in Syrian ISIS camps "are all innocents", said the father of one woman who was the victim of "grooming or trickery" when she went to the wartorn region.

World

World

United States Hits Turkey With Sanctions Over Actions In Syria

1 min read

U.S. President Donald Trump has announced he will authorize sanctions against Turkish officials, stop negotiating with Turkey on a US$100 billion trade deal, and boost tariffs on the country’s steel to 50 percent.

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Brekky Wrap

Model Cries, Faints After Hair Cut During Makeover Show

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Woman Killed After Falling From Rescue Chopper During Japan Typhoon

2 min read

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Wedding Planner Dies Sampling Burning Hot Food

3 min read

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Nine-Year-Old Charged With Five Counts Of Murder

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Stripper Found Guilty Of Glassing Aussie Actor

2 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Woman Flung From One Ride Onto Another

3 min read

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World

World

Clever Hairstyle Defies Hong Kong's Controversial Mask Ban

2 min read

Protesters in Hong Kong have devised a clever new hairstyle to defy the government's controversial new ban on face masks.

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Brekky Wrap

Man Admits To Killing Ex-Girlfriend, Family, New Boyfriend At Alpine Ski Resort

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

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Reporter Breaks Down After Being Attacked Live On Air

2 min read

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Cop Sentenced To 10 Years Jail For Murdering Neighbour In Mix Up

3 min read

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Richie Merzian

Richie Merzian

ScoMo Gambled On Climate Change — And Lost

4 min read

Last Wednesday Prime Minister Scott Morrison took to the world stage, using Australia’s annual address to the United Nations (UN) to talk about the environment.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Fugitive Spotted Hiding Out In Cave After 17 Years

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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Brekky Wrap

Lindt Cafe Siege Sniper Claims Tori Johnson's Death Was Preventable

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Katie Horneshaw

Katie Horneshaw

We Can't Wait For Our Leaders To Grow A Conscience. The Time For Climate Rage Is Now.

8 min read

Yesterday, teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg stood in front of a room of powerful adults at the UN climate Summit and unleashed upon them a stream of righteous fury.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mum Warns Others Not To Kiss Babies After Son Contracts Virus

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Ben Pobjie

Ben Pobjie

Trump And ScoMo's Bromance Is A Love For The Ages

6 min read

Politics can be pretty grim sometimes.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Driver Asks Facebook Users To Cop Demerit Points For Cash

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

World

World

Boris Johnson Vows To Deliver Brexit Despite Supreme Court Blow

1 min read

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says the Supreme Court ruling against him has hindered his attempt to get a Brexit deal but that as the law currently stands, the United Kingdom would leave the European Union on October 31.

World

World

Trump Expected To Release Ukraine Phone Transcript

1 min read

US President Donald Trump says his administration will release "the complete, fully declassified and unredacted" transcript of his call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

Politics

Politics

Impeachment Inquiry Will Give Trump A 'Landslide Victory'

6 min read

Donald Trump may be shrugging off impeachment talk over his call with Ukraine's president, with his campaign manager saying an inquiry will pave his way to a 2020 victory.

Politics

Politics

Chaos Erupts As Senator Shoots Journalist Outside Haiti Parliament

1 min read

Chaos erupted outside Haiti's parliament when a disgruntled senator opened fire on a crowd. Warning: Graphic Content

News

News

Woman Slammed For Making Son's Friends Sign 'Insane' Contract

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Finds Strategically Placed Syringe At Popular Swimming Spot

3 min read

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World

World

Aussie Tourists Could Soon Be Jailed For Sex Out Of Wedlock

3 min read

Indonesia is poised to pass new laws which would make consensual sex outside marriage illegal.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mother Charged, Accused Of Rubbing Heroin On Baby's Gums

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

'I'm P****d Off At Myself': Canada PM Trudeau Responds To 'Brownface' Controversy

2 min read

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologised after a photo surfaced of him wearing 'brownface' makeup to a private school party in 2001.

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Brekky Wrap

Pregnant Mum Hacked To Death, Husband Injured During Luxury Holiday

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

Trump Orders 'Substantial Increase' Of Iran Sanctions

2 min read

US President Donald Trump says he has ordered a major increase in sanctions on Iran as Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of drones and missiles said to have been used in a crippling weekend attack on its oil facilities.

World

World

Saudi Arabia Claims Weapons Used In Oil Attack Were Iranian

1 min read

An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition said.

The Project

The Project

Mark Ruffalo Smashes Boris Johnson Over His Hulk Comments

1 min read

Like any good professional Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has used a Marvel comic book character to represent his feelings on a highly complex political issue.

Gary Nunn

Gary Nunn

Brexit Seance: I Watched Margaret Thatcher Return From The Dead To Advise Boris

5 min read

It’s sometimes difficult to describe just how bonkers Brexit Britain has become.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Fruit Pickers Gang Rape Woman On Beach

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

Boris Johnson's Demand For October 15 Election Rejected By MPs

1 min read

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has failed to win the approval of enough MPs to go ahead with his plan to hold an early election

Breaking

Breaking

MPs Turn Against Boris Johnson In Humiliating Brexit Vote

4 min read

A cross-party alliance defeated Boris Johnson in parliament.

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Brekky Wrap

Teen Who Forgot Purse Set Upon By Pack Of Dogs

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Christopher Pyne

Christopher Pyne

Ditching America Is A Dangerous Defence Strategy

4 min read

I’ve always liked Professor Hugh White, but his view of the movement of the geostrategic plates in the Indo Pacific and how Australia should position itself is dangerous.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

'Harry Potter' Banned From School Because They Contain 'Actual Curses'

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Toddler's Teeth Knocked Out As Gunman Opened Fire

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

Hugh Grant Tells Boris Johnson To F**K Off

3 min read

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament has been met with angry backlash.

Politics

Politics

PM Shuts Downs Claims Detained Aussie Was A Spy

2 min read

Scott Morrison has rubbished claims an Australian jailed on espionage charges in China acted as a spy, as the man appealed to the PM to help him get home. 

Abhinay Muthoo

Abhinay Muthoo

Boris Johnson's Royal Brexit Move Might Prove He's A 'Madman'

5 min read

Boris Johnson, the UK prime minister, says he wants to leave the EU on October 31, 2019 with a deal, but has repeatedly made a vocal “do or die” pledge to Brexit without one if necessary.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Baseball Star's Wife, Son, Mother-In-Law Murdered In Naked Rampage

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Susan Harris Rimmer

Susan Harris Rimmer

G7 Throws Up Plenty Of Controversy And Debate, But Little Compromise

6 min read

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has had a busy fortnight of international diplomacy.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Teen Allegedly Killed Father, Injured Brother After Being Told To Clean Room

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

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Brekky Wrap

Uncle Disguised As Delivery Man Gunned Down Family Of Six

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Push To Jail Those Caught With Child Sex Dolls

3 min read

All the news you need to know on Monday.

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Brekky Wrap

Six Elderly People Charged Over 'Sexual Activity' In Woods

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

Praise For Speaker Who Cradled MP's Bub During Debate

1 min read

New Zealand's parliamentary speaker has taken on a new role in parliament: babysitting.

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Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Judge Approves Recreational Cocaine Use In 'Historic' Ruling

3 min read

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Brekky Wrap

Christmas Is Coming To Supermarket Shelves Today

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

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Pilots Hailed Heroes For Crash-Landing Plane After Hitting Flock Of Gulls

2 min read

All the news you need to know on Friday.

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Brekky Wrap

Human-Sized 'Monster' Penguin Discovered Across The Ditch

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

French Politician Accused Of Staging Glacier Photo

2 min read

Eric Woerth, a senior conservative MP, has just experienced the wrath of social media first hand and it was brutal.

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Brekky Wrap

Heart-Stopping Moment Toddler Leaps From Top Bunk As Parents Film Themselves

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

News

News

Tough Cheese: All The Food Names Europe Wants To Ban Aussies Using

3 min read

Australian cheesemakers are in the firing line as trade talks between the European Union and Australia ramp up.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Lures Seagulls To Death By Throwing Chips On Busy Road

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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Brekky Wrap

Grandma Threatened With $220 Fine For Garage Sale Sign

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Politics

Politics

A Guy Called Dick Braine Has Been Elected UKIP's New Leader

2 min read

Britain's hard-right UKIP Party has a new leader -- and people can't stop making the same joke.

National

National

Angry Clashes At Australian Conservative Conference Attended By Nigel Farage

2 min read

Protests have turned ugly at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Sydney, with arrests and flying drinks on the second day.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

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

3 min read

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Police Called In After 'Creepy' Note Left On Woman's Car

4 min read

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Moment Toddler Was Kidnapped Before Horrific Death

3 min read

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Woman Who Alleged She Was 'Gang-Raped' Arrested

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

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

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Staffer's Brutal Resignation Via 'Vile' Boss's Twitter Account

1 min read

The communications manager of a British politician appears to have gone rogue, resigning with a sensational rant on the MP's Twitter account.