Driver eats bitumen after trying to chase cyclist

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A driver has come off second best in a fight with a cyclist, after finishing the dispute face down in a gutter.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo rejected by Aussie model

    Cristiano Ronaldo always scores......well not every time. The Real Madrid goal-machine spent his time down under impressing football crowds in Melbourne with his silky skills, but he still had time to check out the local ladies. According to the Daily Mirror, 22-year-old Brazilian-born Aussie model Aline Lima messaged him on Instagram asking whether he had received a fan letter from her boyfriend, but Ronaldo was not interested in that, rather asking her for gym selfies instead as the pair continued their exchange on WhatsApp.

  • Don't panic, $1m in super not essential

    It would be nice to have $1 million in your superannuation account when you retire, but it's by no way essential. Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees boss Tom Garcia believes claims that a $1 million or more balance was needed for a comfortable retirement is causing unnecessary fear and concern among older Australians. Most people approaching retirement will draw an income that is a combination of both super and the age pension," he says.

  • Bonds up amid soft US wages growth

    The Australian bond market is higher, tracking US trends after feeble wage inflation data weighed on expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate rise later this year.Westpac strategist Imre Speizer said the US second quarter employment cost index

  • Raider Soliola out for rest of NRL season

    Canberra's bid for an NRL finals berth has been dealt a huge blow, with Sia Soliola out for the season and Josh Hodgson sidelined for up to two weeks. The Raiders, currently one win outside the top eight in 10th, will also be without winger Edrick Lee for next Monday's clash with Wests Tigers after copping a suspension. The club on Monday confirmed Soliola had fractured his cheekbone early in the second half of Saturday's loss to North Queensland.

  • Part number confirms debris from 777 jet

    Malaysian authorities have confirmed that the plane wreckage washed up on an Indian Ocean island is from a Boeing 777, meaning the part is almost certainly from missing flight MH370. The debris, part of a plane wing called a flaperon, could provide the first tangible clue to unlocking the mystery surrounding the doomed Malaysia Airlines plane, which disappeared without trace on March 8 last year with 239 people on board, including six Australians. This could be the convincing evidence that MH370 went down in the Indian Ocean," Malaysia's Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz Kaprawi said.

  • Stars who get better with age! (10 photos)

    There's no doubt they've always been lookers, but the years certainly have been kind to these lucky stars.

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  • New clue in murder of Indian woman

    Police hope new security camera footage could finally unearth a killer who stabbed a woman to death as she walked home through a Sydney park. Prabha Kumar, 41, was walking home on the night of March 7 and was chatting on the phone to her husband in India when she was stabbed in the neck at Westmead, near Parramatta. Detectives from a special strike force set up to find the killer have released new footage of a person walking through Parramatta Golf Course, towards Jubilee Lane, on the night of Ms Kumar's murder.

  • Mum incorrectly told baby died in hot car

    Confronting footage of a woman breaking down after being incorrectly told her baby died in a hot car has been released online. US mum Hannah Secondi has been charged with neglect after leaving her baby alone in a hot van in a Owasso, Oklahoma, Wal-Mart car park. Some say this mother has suffered enough after being wrongly told her baby has died after being left in a hot van.

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  • Here's why you don't slow down in the fast lane

    A motorcyclist learned a painful lesson about not slowing down on the highway. Unfortunately, so did one of his mates.The helmet cam footage shows a large contingent of bikers riding along an elevated highway system at varying speeds.One rider varies

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  • Brother of lion Cecil shot and killed

    The brother of Cecil, the lion killed in Zimbabwe by a wealthy US dentist, has been shot and killed, the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force says. "It is with huge disgust and sadness that we have just been informed that Jericho, Cecil's brother has been killed at 4pm today," the task force said on Facebook on Saturday. Zimbabwe is seeking the extradition of the dentist, Walter James Palmer, who illegally killed Cecil, sparking global outrage.

  • It's not your money, Turnbull tells MPs

    Cabinet minister Malcolm Turnbull says MPs should remember they are spending other people's money and must use it properly. Turnbull said Bronwyn Bishop made some errors of judgment but ultimately did the right thing resigning as Speaker. "The most important thing is that it is taxpayers' money and to use it responsibly and prudently and use no more than you need to do your job," he told ABC radio.

  • Ronda Rousey KOs Bethe Correia in 34 seconds

    Ronda Rousey is quickly becoming one of the most iconic athletes in sports. On a night when many of the biggest superstars from sports and entertainment, including NBA stars Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, NFL star Aaron Rodgers, and actors Sylvester Stallone

  • Why Your Husband Should Not Be Your Best Friend: 5 Witty Examples To Convince You

    For that, you would always need the reliable ears of your best friend. See the differences in these replies, and we are sure you too would agree with us that your husband should never be your best friend!

  • Girls scam ISIS for travel money

    If you’re low on funds for that big vacation, you could always ask to borrow some, run a Kickstarter campaign … or swindle a couple of Islamic State recruiters. It may not be the safest way to make money, but that’s what three young women from Chechnya, a Russian republic in southeastern Europe, did. The Islamic State often targets Muslim communities like Chechnya’s to recruit people who are willing to inflict individual acts of terrorism on their own soil.

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  • Plane door found on Reunion: reports

    An object that could be the door of a plane has been found washed up on Reunion Island. Sky's David Bowden said the object was discovered in a different location to the flaperon which is currently undergoing tests in France to find out if it is from MH370. Bowden said the new object was found closer to the airport.

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  • Westpac raises investor home loan rates

    Australia's biggest lender to landlords has hiked interest rates for investors to meet the regulator's "speed limit" aimed at taking some of the heat out of the housing investment market. Westpac is the last of the big four banks to raise rates for investors, matching ANZ and Commonwealth Bank's 27 basis point hike in its standard variable rate. Westpac consumer bank chief executive George Frazis said the move was an important step in ensuring the bank met the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority's benchmark that investor credit growth should be no more than 10 per cent per year.

  • Joan Collins leads tributes to Cilla Black

    Joan Collins has led tributes to Cilla Black who died last night at the age of 72. A Spanish police spokeswoman confirmed today (02.08.15) that Cilla - real name Priscilla White - is believed to have died of "natural causes" although, they are "still awaiting autopsy results". Joan Collins called her "good friend Cilla" a "resplendent and rare talent".

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  • Missing teen jogger found alive in mysterious circumstances

    A teen girl who went missing while jogging has been found in mysterious circumstances. Cameron Baud has the story.

  • Salma Hayek: It's 'exciting' posing nude

    Salma Hayek finds it "exciting" posing nude.The 48-year-old actress recently stripped off for Allure magazine and has admitted she found it liberating because of her age.She said: "It's important to be free ... and at my age it's exciting to still be

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  • Man who called dollar rally sees catastrophe ahead

    Back in November 2014, Pal, who is currently the publisher of the Global Macro Investor newsletter and the founder of Real Vision TV, said the U.S. dollar index (Intercontinental Exchange US: @DX.1) was poised to make a move the likes of which hadn't been seen in "many, many years." Now, after the dollar index surged 10 percent, Pal is out with a new prediction, and it could spell trouble for global equities.