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Putin critics who ended up dead

A British judge said Russian President Vladimir Putin ?probably approved? the assassination of former Russian intelligence officer, Alexander Litvinenko. Photo: Getty Images. Russian President Vladimir Putin is suspected to be behind the assassinations of at least ten politicians, journalists and lawyers critical of his government. Picture: Alexei Druzhinin/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool …

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At 106, meet the world’s oldest cougar

106-year-old Valdemira Rodriguez had become the oldest person to get engaged, seen kissing her partner Aparecido Dias Jacob, aged 66. Picture: Janet Tappin Coelho/Caters News Agency A BRAZILIAN pensioner has become the oldest person to get engaged at 106 years old. Valdemira Rodrigues de Oliveira said yes to her 66-year-old …

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Where ex presidents are left to rust

Ghosts of US Presidents past… these busts are left to deteriorate in Virginia, US. Picture: Caters News Agency FROM ex presidents to bicycles to tanks and warships, these are the world’s most bizarre graveyards for abandoned vehicles. This series of photos are taken in places across the globe where once …

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Asylum straight out of a horror movie

Denbigh Asylum, Wales. Picture: Lee Rielly/Media Drum World/australscope Denbigh Asylum, Wales. Picture: Lee Rielly/Media Drum World/australscope Denbigh Asylum, Wales. Picture: Lee Rielly/Media Drum World/australscope Denbigh Asylum, Wales. Picture: Lee Rielly/Media Drum World/australscope Denbigh Asylum, Wales. Picture: Lee Rielly/Media Drum World/australscope Denbigh Asylum, Wales. Picture: Lee Rielly/Media Drum World/australscope Denbigh Asylum, …

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Police expose culture inside AFP

A federal police officer has died in hospital after being shot at Melbourne’s AFP headquarters. Courtesy: 7 News Melbourne A lectern with the insignia of the Australian Federal Police stands vacant in front of six Australian flags. Picture: AAP Image/Lukas Coch A SHOCKING number of current and former members of …

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How I found out dad was a killer

Renee McBryde, right, grew up thinking her father (not pictured) was the CEO of Cottee’s Cordial. He was far from it. GROWING up, Saturday was little Renee’s favourite day of the week. Sneaking out early from school with her Nanna every Friday afternoon, Renee McBryde knew the weekend meant she …

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How to live the ultimate Gen Y dream

There’s been a five per cent increase in Generation Y entrepreneurs since 2006, making them more entrepreneurial than many others in the workforce. Anna McGregor is living the Gen Y dream. ANNA McGregor grew up on the Sunshine Coast with parents who worked seven days a week on several businesses. …

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Iranian bodybuilder jailed over ‘nude’ selfies

Shirin Nobahari’s Instagram account, which has 68,000 followers, features a series of photos and videos of her lifting weights and performing various exercise routines. Picture: Instagram IRAN’S social media police have struck again. The Islamic Republic arrested and jailed a female bodybuilder after she published revealing photos of herself online, …

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World’s first transgender dad, daughter

Family ties … Eric (formerly Erica), centre, and his daughter Corey, right. ERIC and Corey House from Detroit, Michigan, share a bond like no other parent and their child: they’re both transgender. Corey was born a boy but at the age of 14 she told her mother she was transgender. …

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What happened to missing mother?

Rebecca Hayward in the clothes she was last seen in. Rebecca Hayward’s family have appealed to the public for any information on her whereabouts. Rebecca has been missing from Alice Springs since New Year’s Day 2017. Picture: Supplied NEARLY three weeks since mother-of-three Rebecca Hayward vanished in Alice Springs, her …

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