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Woman told: ‘too fat for threesome’

‘I was very drunk’ … Mother Naomi Pleasant told a woman she was ‘too fat for a threesome’ sex encounter. Picture: Facebook Source: Facebook A DRUNK mother asked a teenage couple if they wanted a ‘threesome sex party’ before telling another woman that she was ‘too fat’ to join in. …

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Chaos in middle of Madison Avenue

Onlookers … Bystanders view the damaged crane above Madison Avenue. Picture: Eric Thayer/Getty Images/AFP Source: AFP A MASSIVE air-conditioning unit being lifted by a crane to the top of a Manhattan office building broke free Sunday, fell 28 stories and landed in the middle of Madison Avenue, injuring 10 people, …

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This is not how you clean a protein shaker

Painful injuries … Dion Chilton suffered third degree burns when a protein shaker he was filling with boiling water exploded in his face. Source: Snapper Media A UK teenager suffered third-degree burns after a plastic protein shaker containing boiling water exploded over his face. Dion Chilton, 19, poured boiling water …

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Woman jailed for loud sex noises

A teacher is out of a job and facing charges for allegedly allowing students to have sex in his classrooms closet. Courtesy Fox News. Jailed for repeatedly being too loud during sex … Gemma Wale (not pictured) breached an order banning her from making a lot of noise. Source: ThinkStock …

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Israel accuses UN over Hamas linked NGO

ISRAEL has berated the United Nations after it allowed a Palestinian non-governmental organisation that it said is linked to Hamas to be heard at the world body. THE UN committee on non-governmental organisations voted 12 to 3 in favour, with three abstentions, of recognising the British-based Palestinian Return Centre as …

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The IS invitation to foreigners

Intense fighting continued near Tikrit on Sunday, as Iraqi forces attempt to recapture areas held by the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militias. The city of Tikrit was lost to IS militias during its offensive in June 2014. After months of preparation, Iraqi forces engaged in an offensive operation to …

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Who won’t survive climate change?

Climate change … A heavily destroyed part of the reef at the Marine Protected Area (MPA) of Apo Island destroyed by Typhoon Pablo in December 2012. Picture: Supplied. AS wild weather rages around the world with temperatures souring and plummeting and natural disasters flaring researches have worked out who is …

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Tagged seals transmit ocean data

SEALS have helped gather a decade of information from some of the harshest polar environments inaccessible to man, with technology designed by scientists. THE data collected from the remote and icy seas will now be made available to academics around the world. Since 2004, a “small army” of seals wearing …

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20 murders a day in El Salvador

WITH more than 600 murders per month, El Salvador is now more dangerous than it was during its civil war. IN May, the Central American country recorded an average of 19.6 homicides per day. During the country’s civil war between 1980 and 1992, El Salvador saw an average of 17 …

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Iconic Manet painting for sale

ONE of the defining images of French impressionism is up for sale, as Sotheby’s auctions Edouard Manet’s Le Bar aux Folies-Bergere. THE auction house said on Monday that the painting will be offered at a June 24 sale in London, with an estimated price of STG15 million ($A29.97 million) to …

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