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by THURSDAY AUGUST 1 The creator of the YouTube channel ‘King of Random’, with 11 million subscribers, has died in a paragliding crash in Utah.  Grant Thomspon, 28, was found dead on Monday, Washington county police said.  The cause of the accident […]

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by Daily News Roundup  WEDNESDAY JULY 31 George Calombaris says he is sorry for underpaying his restaurant staff and hopes he can now be a “voice for change” in the hospitality industry.  George has spoken publicly for the first time about the […]

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by TUESDAY JULY 30  Australia has become the latest country to join the emerging lab-grown meat industry which has been dominated by food-tech start-ups in Europe, Israel and California’s Silicon Valley.  Two Australian companies, Heuros in Canberra and VOW in Sydney, are […]

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by MONDAY 29 JULY Shayna Jack has revealed how she came into contact with the banned substance found in her system, and has vowed to clear her name. The 20-year-old shocked the Australian swimming fraternity with news that she had tested positive […]

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by THURSDAY JULY 25 Australia’s first model with Down syndrome, who reached international fame has returned home for what her mother is calling a “full-circle moment”. Brisbane-born, Madeline Stuart has modelled on runways across the world, appeared in Vogue, started her own […]

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by WEDNESDAY, JULY 24 Canadian police have named two teenagers, first thought missing, as  suspects in the murder of an Australian tourist and his American girlfriend, as well as a third unidentified man. Sydney man Lucas Fowler, 23, and Chynna Deese, 24, […]

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by Britain is calling on its European allies to help create a maritime protection mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz after Iran seized a British-flagged vessel in what London said was an act of “state piracy”. Iran’s Revolutionary […]

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by MONDAY JULY 22 Ariarne Titmus has become the first Australian woman to claim the world 400 metre title since Tracey Wickham in 1978, pulling off a boilover victory that snapped Ledecky’s staggering winning streak.  On the opening night of the eight-day […]

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by FRIDAY, JULY 19 Powerball’s $110 million jackpot has been shared between three people with each getting $36.6 million. Only one winner had been identified by this morning, a young Adelaide man who also scored division two 19 times, bolstering his total […]

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by THURSDAY JULY 18 Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been sentenced to life behind bars in a US prison after being found guilty of running a murderous criminal enterprise that smuggled tonnes of drugs into the United States US […]

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by Tuesday, JULY 16 As US President Donald Trump declared he did not have a racist bone in his body, the House of Representatives voted to condemn him for his verbal attacks against four minority Democratic congresswomen. The vote was symbolic aimed […]

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by Tuesday, JULY 16 American singer, actor Austin Butler, who has appeared on television the big screen and stage, will play Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s biopic of the King. Luhrmann announced Butler, 27, had won a competitive casting contest against a […]

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by MONDAY JULY 15 A 16-year-old girl is in a stable but “extremely critical condition” after being pinned under a bus for more than 90 minutes in Parramatta last night.  A Sydney public transport bus mounted a footpath about 9:45pm and hit […]

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by FRIDAY JULY 12  A Brisbane teenager has become the second-youngest person to swim the English Channel twice in one day, swimming 68 kilometres in 22 hours.  17 year old, Brianna Thompson, lost a layer of her tongue and suffered from severe […]

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by Thursday, JULY 11 A man, 61, has been mauled to death and his wife seriously injured by his son’s dog in a Melbourne backyard. The dog was still attacking the man when police arrived at the Mill Park home and were […]

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by TUESDAY JULY 9 A proposed new law aimed at stopping students paying to have assignments or exams done by someone else, could snare parents and friends simply proofreading and making minor changes to their childrens’ work, according to universities. The Federal […]

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by MONDAY JULY 8 Actor Cameron Boyce, known for his roles in the Disney Channel franchise “Descendants” and the TV show “Jessie,” has died at 20 years old. His death was confirmed to ABC News by his family Saturday night.  A statement […]

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by Friday 5 July  Channel 7 has defended its decision to stick with Nick Kyrgio’s match against Jordan Thompson rather than show the start of world number one Ash Barty’s Wimbledon opener. The match between the Australian men had been going for […]

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by THURSDAY,  JULY 4 US Prosecutors have dropped a manslaughter charge against a woman whose unborn baby died after she was shot in the stomach during a fight. Marshae Jones, 28, was indicted by a grand jury in Alabama last week after […]

Hump Day Cheese Tasting

by On a blustery Brisbane Wednesday, SheSociety shivered over to East Brisbane for a unique morning tea tasting , ahead of Eat Local Week. Upon entering the inviting surrounds of The Wolfe restaurant we soon warmed up. Our host was Josh Lopez. […]

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