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Instagram influencer Emily Mei stopped at Los Angeles airport over 20 bags of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos snacks

Video of TSA officer removing packets from Emily Mei’s Louis Vuitton duffel bag goes viral.

11 Oct 2019 - 7:58AM

Video of TSA officer removing packets from Emily Mei’s Louis Vuitton duffel bag goes viral.

Instagram influencer Emily Mei stopped at Los Angeles airport over 20 bags of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos snacks
Want to quit vaping? Compared with cigarette smoking, it might be even harder

Higher levels of nicotine inhaled during vaping when compared with traditional cigarettes could make quitting more challenging, experts say, while vapers tend to be younger – so often parents need to be brought in as well.

10 Oct 2019 - 12:20AM

Higher levels of nicotine inhaled during vaping when compared with traditional cigarettes could make quitting more challenging, experts say, while vapers tend to be younger – so often parents need to be brought in as well.

Want to quit vaping? Compared with cigarette smoking, it might be even harder
Explainer | Explained: why are Syria’s Kurds accusing the US of betrayal?

Earlier this year, Kurdish-led forces, with backing from a coalition made up of the US and dozens of other countries, took Isis’s last territory in Syria and eliminated its caliphate.

8 Oct 2019 - 11:11AM

Earlier this year, Kurdish-led forces, with backing from a coalition made up of the US and dozens of other countries, took Isis’s last territory in Syria and eliminated its caliphate.

Explained: why are Syria’s Kurds accusing the US of betrayal?
How Netflix’s ‘Between Two Ferns’ movie got Keanu Reeves and Brie Larson in the hot seat

Guests such as Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lawrence and Barack Obama were mocked on the original online talk show. Zach Galifianakis and co-creator Scott Aukerman talk about how they turned the viral hit into a film.

8 Oct 2019 - 4:27AM

Guests such as Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lawrence and Barack Obama were mocked on the original online talk show. Zach Galifianakis and co-creator Scott Aukerman talk about how they turned the viral hit into a film.

How Netflix’s ‘Between Two Ferns’ movie got Keanu Reeves and Brie Larson in the hot seat
Ukrainian official says false stories from members of Trump’s inner circle threatened relations with Washington

Speaking to US media for the first time a top aide to the Ukrainian president said says he tried to change US officials’ decision to suspend a military aid package to Ukraine.

7 Oct 2019 - 6:41AM

Speaking to US media for the first time a top aide to the Ukrainian president said says he tried to change US officials’ decision to suspend a military aid package to Ukraine.

Ukrainian official says false stories from members of Trump’s inner circle threatened relations with Washington
Four dead, five injured in shooting at Kansas City bar, with gunmen now on the run

Local police have launched a manhunt for the shooters, who killed four Hispanic men in the early morning rampage.

7 Oct 2019 - 2:33AM

Local police have launched a manhunt for the shooters, who killed four Hispanic men in the early morning rampage.

Four dead, five injured in shooting at Kansas City bar, with gunmen now on the run
Review | Ludicrous: the unvarnished story of how Elon Musk brought his Tesla dream to life

Journalist Edward Niedermeyer reveals the ugly reality hidden behind Tesla’s popular mythology, while giving the polarising Musk his due. Behind the hype, Tesla has problems that raise questions about its ultimate survival.

6 Oct 2019 - 7:34PM

Journalist Edward Niedermeyer reveals the ugly reality hidden behind Tesla’s popular mythology, while giving the polarising Musk his due. Behind the hype, Tesla has problems that raise questions about its ultimate survival.

Ludicrous: the unvarnished story of how Elon Musk brought his Tesla dream to life
Cruise ship holidays: know about medical insurance, how sickness and injury will be handled, before you buy a ticket

This year 30 million people will go on a cruise, and some are bound to fall ill or injure themselves while on board. Before you set sail, find out about medical facilities on board and check your travel insurance for offshore medical coverage.

5 Oct 2019 - 10:00PM

This year 30 million people will go on a cruise, and some are bound to fall ill or injure themselves while on board. Before you set sail, find out about medical facilities on board and check your travel insurance for offshore medical coverage.

Cruise ship holidays: know about medical insurance, how sickness and injury will be handled, before you buy a ticket
5 healthy drinks to boost your energy after a bad night’s sleep

Forget that fourth cup of coffee or sports drink and try one of these energising elixirs instead

8 Oct 2019 - 11:52AM

Forget that fourth cup of coffee or sports drink and try one of these energising elixirs instead

5 healthy drinks to boost your energy after a bad night’s sleep
Ex-envoy Kurt Volker warned Rudy Giuliani about Ukraine misinformation, lawmakers told as Trump impeachment inquiry begins in earnest

Former diplomat questioned for hours over allegations that US president pressed foreign leader to investigate rival Joe Biden.

4 Oct 2019 - 7:20AM

Former diplomat questioned for hours over allegations that US president pressed foreign leader to investigate rival Joe Biden.

Ex-envoy Kurt Volker warned Rudy Giuliani about Ukraine misinformation, lawmakers told as Trump impeachment inquiry begins in earnest
How Angelina Jolie relates to Maleficent’s insecurities as a mother in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, sequel to 2014 Disney hit

Actress, who stars in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, the sequel to 2014 hit film, says she relates to the misunderstood villainess as a parent because ‘a lot of good moms question whether or not they’re good enough’.

4 Oct 2019 - 3:56AM

Actress, who stars in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, the sequel to 2014 hit film, says she relates to the misunderstood villainess as a parent because ‘a lot of good moms question whether or not they’re good enough’.

How Angelina Jolie relates to Maleficent’s insecurities as a mother in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, sequel to 2014 Disney hit
Donald Trump lashes out over impeachment as Democrats threaten to subpoena White House

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirms he was listening in on controversial Ukraine call despite earlier suggesting he did not know details.

3 Oct 2019 - 1:23PM

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirms he was listening in on controversial Ukraine call despite earlier suggesting he did not know details.

Donald Trump lashes out over impeachment as Democrats threaten to subpoena White House
What you need to know about living with a roommate for the first time

If you're just starting university or college, odds are you'll be sharing a dorm, room or apartment. Here's our guide to coping with cohabiting with strangers. 

2 Oct 2019 - 1:46PM

If you're just starting university or college, odds are you'll be sharing a dorm, room or apartment. Here's our guide to coping with cohabiting with strangers. 

What you need to know about living with a roommate for the first time
Impeachment probe: Democrats may charge Donald Trump with obstruction as president’s allies stonewall

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says five State Department officials will not provide depositions to investigators as scheduled.

2 Oct 2019 - 7:05AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says five State Department officials will not provide depositions to investigators as scheduled.

Impeachment probe: Democrats may charge Donald Trump with obstruction as president’s allies stonewall
The millennial pet owners who get into debt keeping their animal companions healthy

Like many young people with pets, Caitlyn Isham treats her pet pig, Porkchop, as if he were a child. And like children, pets have expenses. Fortunately she is not among the 42 per cent of US milliennials who have been in pet-related debt.

1 Oct 2019 - 6:00AM

Like many young people with pets, Caitlyn Isham treats her pet pig, Porkchop, as if he were a child. And like children, pets have expenses. Fortunately she is not among the 42 per cent of US milliennials who have been in pet-related debt.

The millennial pet owners who get into debt keeping their animal companions healthy
Are gap years worth it? Why taking a break before university or college is a great idea

There’s more to life than just education and employment – think about taking some time out to find out who you are.

30 Sep 2019 - 11:34AM

There’s more to life than just education and employment – think about taking some time out to find out who you are.

Are gap years worth it? Why taking a break before university or college is a great idea
Worried? Anxious? Losing sleep? It’s hard not to be stressed in the 21st century

There is hope, though: sleep, mindfulness, exercise and a good support network all help

30 Sep 2019 - 10:33AM

There is hope, though: sleep, mindfulness, exercise and a good support network all help

Worried? Anxious? Losing sleep? It’s hard not to be stressed in the 21st century
Explained: why House Democrats shifted to favour Trump impeachment inquiry now

For months, House Democrats who represent swing congressional districts had largely resisted calls from party activists to begin impeachment proceedings against US President Donald Trump. Until now.

25 Sep 2019 - 1:45PM

For months, House Democrats who represent swing congressional districts had largely resisted calls from party activists to begin impeachment proceedings against US President Donald Trump. Until now.

Explained: why House Democrats shifted to favour Trump impeachment inquiry now
Explained: how Ukraine found itself at the heart of the Trump impeachment scandal

Ukraine has been thrust into an unwelcome spotlight over US President Donald Trump’s alleged attempts to pressure its new government into digging up dirt on his potential rival in 2020, former vice-president Joe Biden.

25 Sep 2019 - 1:44PM

Ukraine has been thrust into an unwelcome spotlight over US President Donald Trump’s alleged attempts to pressure its new government into digging up dirt on his potential rival in 2020, former vice-president Joe Biden.

Explained: how Ukraine found itself at the heart of the Trump impeachment scandal
Walrus attacks and sinks Russian Navy boat in Arctic Ocean

Crew was able to escape safely without harming animal, which was trying to protect its calves.

25 Sep 2019 - 10:59PM

Crew was able to escape safely without harming animal, which was trying to protect its calves.

Walrus attacks and sinks Russian Navy boat in Arctic Ocean
Chanel Miller was sexually assaulted behind a dumpster outside a Stanford frat party by Brock Turner. She wants to tell her story

Chanel Miller’s memoir, out this week, will ‘reclaim the story of her sexual assault’ by Brock Turner, the ex-Stanford student who attacked her in 2015.

28 Sep 2019 - 1:30PM

Chanel Miller’s memoir, out this week, will ‘reclaim the story of her sexual assault’ by Brock Turner, the ex-Stanford student who attacked her in 2015.

Chanel Miller was sexually assaulted behind a dumpster outside a Stanford frat party by Brock Turner. She wants to tell her story
Boris Johnson to attend New York UN summit despite Brexit turmoil and uncertainty over suspension of parliament

Bilateral talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, US President Donald Trump, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others are likely to be dominated by Brexit.

23 Sep 2019 - 2:35AM

Bilateral talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, US President Donald Trump, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others are likely to be dominated by Brexit.

Boris Johnson to attend New York UN summit despite Brexit turmoil and uncertainty over suspension of parliament
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says US is working on Iran diplomacy after ‘act of war’

Comments come after Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif refused to rule out military conflict in the Middle East.

23 Sep 2019 - 1:59AM

Comments come after Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif refused to rule out military conflict in the Middle East.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says US is working on Iran diplomacy after ‘act of war’
Warnings issued for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands as Tropical Storm Karen forms

National Hurricane Centre reported storm was moving west-northwest at 13mph about 30 miles north of Grenada and 65 miles south-southeast of St Vincent.

23 Sep 2019 - 1:37AM

National Hurricane Centre reported storm was moving west-northwest at 13mph about 30 miles north of Grenada and 65 miles south-southeast of St Vincent.

Warnings issued for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands as Tropical Storm Karen forms
Whistle-blower complaint: Joe Biden demands probe, accuses Donald Trump of trying to ‘smear’ him

Presidential candidate referred to reports that Trump pressed his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate Biden and his son.

22 Sep 2019 - 10:38PM

Presidential candidate referred to reports that Trump pressed his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate Biden and his son.

Whistle-blower complaint: Joe Biden demands probe, accuses Donald Trump of trying to ‘smear’ him
World unprepared for pandemic that could kill ‘80 million in 36 hours’, WHO warns

It sounds like an improbable fiction: a virulent flu pandemic, source unknown, spreads across the world killing millions and sparking panic, destabilising national security and slicing chunks off the world’s economy. But it could happen, experts warn.

19 Sep 2019 - 7:24PM

It sounds like an improbable fiction: a virulent flu pandemic, source unknown, spreads across the world killing millions and sparking panic, destabilising national security and slicing chunks off the world’s economy. But it could happen, experts warn.

World unprepared for pandemic that could kill ‘80 million in 36 hours’, WHO warns
MIT engineers create the ‘blackest of black’ material … by accident

Material is ‘10 times blacker than anything that has previously been reported’, scientists claim.

17 Sep 2019 - 10:26AM

Material is ‘10 times blacker than anything that has previously been reported’, scientists claim.

MIT engineers create the ‘blackest of black’ material … by accident
Donald Trump rallies to Brett Kavanaugh’s defence after new sexual misconduct allegation surfaces

President’s comments came after a New York Times article reported that a male former classmate at Yale had told the FBI about witnessing an alleged assault.

16 Sep 2019 - 2:57AM

President’s comments came after a New York Times article reported that a male former classmate at Yale had told the FBI about witnessing an alleged assault.

Donald Trump rallies to Brett Kavanaugh’s defence after new sexual misconduct allegation surfaces
American siblings Victor and Cynthia Liu, barred from leaving China, are trapped, alone and ‘desperate to come home’

Victor and Cynthia Liu, American siblings, are ‘trapped in China’ and are among several foreign citizens who are currently being held by Chinese authorities.

16 Sep 2019 - 10:43PM

Victor and Cynthia Liu, American siblings, are ‘trapped in China’ and are among several foreign citizens who are currently being held by Chinese authorities.

American siblings Victor and Cynthia Liu, barred from leaving China, are trapped, alone and ‘desperate to come home’
Hurricane Dorian aftermath: at least 2,500 people registered as missing in the Bahamas as oil spill spreads to drinking water supply

Officials warned that Bahamians are still in the peak of hurricane season, and they should expect more heavy rainfall and winds.

12 Sep 2019 - 8:00PM

Officials warned that Bahamians are still in the peak of hurricane season, and they should expect more heavy rainfall and winds.

Hurricane Dorian aftermath: at least 2,500 people registered as missing in the Bahamas as oil spill spreads to drinking water supply