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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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Shocking reason man was barred from pub

Rex Betar, who has cerebral palsy, was denied entry into a Sydney pub over the weekend. HE’S an Oxford graduate and a former lawyer — but Rex Betar, a 32-year-old with cerebral palsy, claims he is the victim of discrimination after being denied entry to an inner west pub in …

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Dutton: Muslim billboard is ‘great’

A crowd-funding website has been established to support a new campaign featuring two girls wearing hijabs. The picture of two Muslim girls pictured at an Australia Day even which has caused controversy. IMMIGRATION Minister Peter Dutton has given his approval of the controversial billboard featuring two young Muslim girls wearing …

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Slenderman victim’s heartbreaking words

Payton Leutner was stabbed 19 times. THE parents of a 15-year-old girl accused of stabbing a friend 19 times in the name of Slenderman — a fictional, blank-faced figure — have spoken about the attack. Bill and Kristi Weier, whose daughter Anissa will be tried along with her friend Morgan …

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Aussie city stalked by serial killers

Missing Claremont woman Sarah McMahon. IT’S one of the most remote cities on earth, yet no less than four serial killers and suspected serial killers have chosen Perth as their hunting ground since the 1980s. The arrest of a man in connection with the most notorious of them all — …

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‘I’m gonna rape you’: Melbourne after dark

A wheelie bin has been slammed into the head of a man lying on the footpath during a wild Chapel Street brawl. Courtesy: Seven News Chapel Street during the day. WARNING: Graphic content. A MELBOURNE woman is approached by a group of drunk men, who are shouting at her about …

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