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  • Man admits winning lotto, but says he didn't rip off his mates' millions

    The man accused of reneging on a deal with workmates and taking lottery winnings for himself has admitted he did in fact win the jackpot, according to reports. Gary Baron, 49, raised suspicions with his workmates at Toll in Geelong, when he abruptly retired shortly after a $50 million Powerball jackpot was shared between three winners in October. Fairfax Media now reports that Baron admitted to winning the lottery after he was confronted by angry ex-workmates and syndicate members on Sunday.

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  • Aussie mum, 52, proudly breastfeeds six-year-old daughter

    A Byron Bay mum who proudly breastfeeds her six-year-old daughter says she would feed her in the playground if she asked for it. Maha Al Musa, 52, told Woman's Day she regularly breastfed her daughter Aminah and hasn’t immunized her because she believed in the power of breastmilk. Ms Al Musa was pictured in the publication cradling her daughter as she was being breastfed in a park with her school uniform on.

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  • Married At First Sight shock: ‘Michael’s a heartbreaker!’

    Michael's ex warns his new wife Roni there's a very different side to the Married At First Sight groom than meets the eye in this week's New Idea, on sale now. Melbourne woman ‘Sasha’ reveals that she had a brief but intense romance with Michael late last year, describing their meeting as a ‘dream come true’. Sasha – who has asked not to be identified – reveals that Michael, 31, told her he saw a future with her, describing their relationship as a ‘fairytale’ and she thought he was 'The One'.

    New Idea
  • The latest on the pump-your-own-gas debate in New Jersey

    New Jersey lawmakers are reigniting a debate about self-service gas just in time for drivers to fuel up as they return from their Memorial Day weekends. New Jersey and Oregon are the only two states in the country that ban drivers from pumping their own gas and instead require station attendants to do it. Last week lawmakers restarted the debate over self-serve gas, and while a key lawmaker in the Democrat-led Legislature put the brakes on any new legislation, the debate will continue behind the scenes, lawmakers say.

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  • China, Latin America have profitable but unequal ties

    Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang heads home from a Latin American tour on Tuesday with a briefcase full of deals that bolster a relationship profitable for the region's slowing economies but still highly unequal. Li's visit bore the most fruit in Brazil, where he sealed deals for $53 billion in Chinese investment, mainly focused on upgrading the regional giant's strained infrastructure. The visit followed on Chinese President Xi Jinping's last July, when he pressed the flesh in Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela and Cuba, underlining the Asian power's role as a key trade partner for the region.

    AFP
  • What Happens When a Harvard Engineer Gets Robbed?

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  • Hundreds of taxi drivers march in Mexico against Uber

    Hundreds of taxi drivers marched through Mexico City Monday chanting "Uber Out!" and demanding city authorities ban the online ride service. The drivers say that Uber and other ride-sharing services evade the tax, registration and safety laws that regular cabs are subject to. Taxi drivers' leader Eleazar Romero told the rally that "we are not against technology.

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  • Labor vows to close R4R loopholes

    The State Opposition claims legislative loopholes mean only 17 per cent of the $480 million spent in regional WA in recent Royalties for Regions projects has gone to regional businesses and contractors. In a policy document released yesterday, Labor said regional communities were missing out on millions of dollars worth of employment opportunities projects in regional WA. Speaking to the Kalgoorlie Miner yesterday, Opposition Leader Mark McGowan said analysis of recently completed R4R projects revealed the vast majority of contracts had been awarded to head contractors in Perth.

    The West Australian
  • Jessica Marais and James Stewart slam speculation surrounding their split

    Jessica Marais and James Stewart have denied reports surrounding their split, saying it was a 'mutual' decision. Jessica Marais and James Stewart have been forced to deny rumours surrounding their split following reports of 'hard partying' and 'jealousy'. This week reports emerged claiming the reason behind the split was a combination of 39-year-old James' 'hard partying' and his 'jealousy' over Jess' career success.

    New Idea
  • History backs China's firm stand on islands

    There has been a lot of discussion recently about the South China Sea issue, with a great interest in China's role in that area and its implications. It is China's long-standing position that it has indisputable sovereignty over the South China Sea Islands and their adjacent waters. The Chinese were the first to discover and develop the islands.

    The West Australian
  • Mother abandons children to join ISIS

    A Sydney mother has been accused of abandoning her children and flying to Syria to start a new life with Islamic State.

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  • Watch: Humble Sikh 'hero' accepts heartwarming reward

    Sikh man Harmon Singh made headlines around the world last week when he removed his turban in public to help cradle the head of a young boy hit by a car. Images of Singh and other good Samaritans caring for the boy as ambulances rushed to the scene went viral and made the 22-year-old a minor celebrity in his home country of New Zealand. Singh was hailed a hero for his efforts and his newfound notoriety led a television news crew to his home where viewers noticed something interesting – his house was almost completely unfurnished except for a few plastic garden chairs and a mattress in his bedroom.

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  • Friends 'tortured, dismembered man over drug debt'

    The body parts of Beau Davies, 24, was found in a wheelie bin at a house in Boulder belonging to Steven Roberts, 50, who is one of the four who went on trial for murder in the Supreme Court today. Stephen Gandy, 40, Christian Gomis, 30, and Jayden Kett, 26, are also charged with murdering Mr Davies, who was said to be using and dealing methamphetamine in Kalgoorlie in the months before his death. Prosector Bruno Fiannaca said it would be alleged that Mr Roberts and Mr Gandy, who were also in the drug business, had told various people that Mr Davies owed them money.

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  • Razzano serves underarm on match point, and misses

    Virginie Razzano astonished the French Open crowd on Monday when she served underarm on match point, and missed. The French wildcard entry, who had dropped the first set to Paraguayan qualifier Veronica Cepede Royg in the first round match, missed her first serve on match point at 5-2. "I wasn't feeling that great today" said the 32-year-old veteran, who is ranked 182 in the world and whose best Roland Garros performance was reaching the fourth round in 2009 and who also stunned Serena Williams in 2012.

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  • What Is Your Pee Trying To Tell You? (9 photos)

    Stare into the toilet like a crystal ball — your urine could tell all

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  • Mobile speed camera blockers could face fines

    Anyone parking directly behind a mobile speed camera to stop it catching speeding drivers could find themselves facing big fines. Roads Minister Duncan Gay says he has had enough and is close to making such behaviour an offence. "These guys are not local heroes...they are just local idiots,” Mr Gay said.

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  • Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

    Formula One champions Mercedes will be in full gremlin-hunting mode when they regroup at their factory on Tuesday after committing one of the sport's biggest strategic blunders at the Monaco Grand Prix. Although they won Sunday's showcase race for the third year in a row with Germany's Nico Rosberg, the headlines were all about how the dominant team blew a surefire victory for Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton had the race under control until the safety car was deployed some 14 laps from the end and the Briton was called in for a needless pitstop while rivals stayed out.

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  • Break-up blow up for X Factor host

    As rumours continue to swirl that Luke Jacobz will not return for the new season of The X Factor, it appears he has suffered a blow to his personal life, too. The TV personality, who has hosted the Seven talent search for several years, has reportedly ended his relationship with girlfriend of two years, Katie Hansen. While a new-look panel of judges was recently announced for this year’s X Factor, including Guy Sebastian and James Blunt, it is still unknown who will fill the coveted hosting role on the latest series.

    The West Australian
  • Perth Wildcat tamed by stunning bride

    At more than 2m tall, Tom Jervis is a force to be reckoned with on the basketball court. With McNeill keeping much of the plans a secret from her beau, Jervis toldAAA Weekend many details of the day took him by surprise — the ultimate being the moment he first caught a glimpse of his bride in her custom Steven Khalil wedding gown. “Seeing Jazze for the first time in her dress just blew me away,” Jervis, 28, laughed.

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  • Medical miracle: Man survives near decapitation in car crash

    By every count, Tony Cowan shouldn’t be alive.The 29-year-old, from Durham in the United Kingdom, was nearly decapitated when his car spun out of control and hit a telephone pole in September last year.'Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash killed in

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  • No tax break for FIFO workers

    FIFO workers who live in the South West will no longer be able to claim the Zone Tax Offset after a decision in the 2015-16 Federal Budget last week. Dunsborough FIFO worker Natalie Hunt said she had previously claimed the offset but didn't believe it should be available to people living in the South West. "I don't think the scheme ever considered FIFO workers before, but it's a lot of money the Government is saving by cutting us out.

    The West Australian