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Convicted drug mule 'Cocaine Cassie' Sainsbury (centre and left)  has returned to Australia for the first time in five years with her new wife (right) by her side after she was locked up on the other side of the world. Sainsbury, 27, is set to live between Australia and Colombia where she spent 27 months in jail after she was caught trying to smuggle 5.8kg of cocaine out of the South American country in April, 2017. She was sentenced to six years in jail but was released early from the notoriously tough El Buen Pastor prison in Bogota in April, 2020. Sainsbury was forced to stay in Colombia as part of her bail conditions but on Friday, more than five years after her humiliating arrest, she finally touched down on home soil.

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Dramatic moment footy star breaks down in TEARS on the field after opponent's 'verbal sledge about his family' - amid claims the comment was 'pretty over the top' 

Melbourne Demons player Harrison Petty (pictured top with partner Alice Morgan) was seen in tears (bottom) with it becoming clear that something had been said to him during a fracas in the clash against the Brisbane Lions. Tempers flared heading into the three-quarter time break. 'Petts thought he heard something inappropriate about a family member he was a bit upset about,' his coach Simon Goodwin said.

Holidaymakers at the Laguna del Carpintero in Mexico were horrified to see a crocodile swimming past them with the man's body in its jaws on Thursday.

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After visiting the Baker Street premises in London, a Twitter user posted a snap, saying: Serious question: Went to Madame Tussards (sic) on Sunday and still trying to work out who she is? Any ideas?'

Mateus Murphy, 26, from Perth, purchased an ad in the South Western Times newspaper on Thursday so he could pop the question to his girlfriend Georgie Delfino, 22.

Geelong great Billy Brownless (left) finally confirmed rumours on Friday that he has started dating again. The 55-year-old said that he'd recently formed a close friendship with a female companion, whose identity has not been publicly revealed, and that the pair are currently seeing where things led. The AFL legend told The Herald Sun: 'It's really new and a nice little friendship. We're going all right and taking it slowly.' At right, Billy and Nicky Brownless (left) are pictured with Garry and Melissa Lyon (right) in 2012.

'Toxic influencer' Andrew Tate, 35, has been banned from Facebook and Instagram. Meta, who owns the social media platforms, said he violated its policies.

An Australian bank from 2025 will ban personal loans for brand new petrol or diesel-powered cars. So far this year, electric cars have a minuscule 1.6 per cent market share even with Teslas included.


Louis Touma, 29, (left) had been diving with five others at Bondi Beach on Thursday afternoon when he failed to come up for air. His friends dragged him onto the rocks and desperately performed CPR before he was rushed to shore on a jetski by lifesavers. Mr Touma was taken to St Vincent's Hospital but was unable to be saved.

Wayne Chivell, 71, had stopped his Porsche at a red light on a highway in Plympton, Adelaide in December to tell OzHarvest driver Brenton Rowe, 66, that his rear door was open.

On Friday shortly after 2pm Northern Territory Police released a statement saying they had located five-year old Grace Hughes and her mother. They had been missing since August 7.

Deputy Queensland police commissioner Paul Taylor resigned on Friday after an Inquiry found he and chief superintendent Ray Rohweder made lewd and sexist comments at police leadership conferences.


Angelina Jolie, 47, (top right with her son Knox) filed images showing bruising to her hand (left) and elbow (inset) that she allegedly sustained during a fight in 2016 with Brad Pitt (bottom right) to the FBI as part of an investigation into the couple's 'verbal and physical fight'. It was during this flight that Jolie claims Pitt, 58, had taken her to the restroom in the back of the plane, grabbed her shoulders and shook her while yelling 'f*****g up this family', the bombshell FBI report revealed.

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Jacob Wayne John Keen has faced court for the first time charged with creating a spyware program as a teenager that allowed perverts to hijack webcams and spy on women having sex.

A café owner has come under fire for wanting to implement a policy where his female staff are required to wear red stickers when they're on their period.

Emma Hamilton and Jake Moore, from Newcastle in New South Wales, have to avoid any contact with the outside world because their four-month-old Bronte has ultra rare Severe Combined Immuno-deficiency (SCID). Only one in 200,000 babies suffer from SCID, which is usually fatal without treatment within two years of birth. Mr Moore, an engineer, works from home, while the couple can't go shopping and have had to take Bronte's brother Kaius, three, and sister Willow, two, out of daycare. In a recent glimmer of hope, the family have found out about a breakthrough in the treatment of SCID, which will see Ms Hamilton and Bronte fly to the UK next month.

Marvel star Frank Grillo has slammed LA's spiraling crime rate after his personal boxing trainer Azuma Bennett, 30, was shot dead outside a legal marijuana dispensary.

Women around the world took to secret-sharing app Whisper to share examples of bad boyfriend behaviour, including one who was compared to a 'whale' in a changing room.

Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin fights for her right to party: Married leader, 36, says 'nothing inappropriate' happens in leaked video of her dancing intimately with pop star at 4am but submits to a drug test as she defends wild night out 

Sanna Marin, Finland's party prime minister, has today defended her actions after she was filmed enjoying a wild night out with friends earlier this month. Ms Marin, a 36-year-old married mother-of-one, said 'nothing inappropriate' happens in footage which captured her dancing hip-to-hip in a nightclub with a male pop star at 4am, and said that 'everyone needs a fun night out'. Ms Marin also denied ever taking drugs but said she had submitted to a test anyway to prove her innocence after more footage, captured earlier the same evening, caught one of her friends using a slang term for cocaine. Journalists questioned whether she would have been in a position to make snap decisions if a crisis had begun during the party, but Ms Marin shot back that her entire time in office has been during a 'crisis - including Covid an the Ukraine war - and that she has never been called upon in the middle of a Saturday night.

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Scientists from Rockefeller University have discovered that neurons which transmit scent information to the brains of mosquitoes are activated by more than one human body odour chemical.

Crown Princess Mary of Denmark looked incredibly chic on Thursday as she attended the opening of the Odense Flower Festival in Denmark. The Australian-born royal, 50, oozed elegance in a stylish floral dress, high heels, and a gorgeous ear to ear grin. She accessorised her look with freshly styled hair, glowing foundation and a gorgeous gold bracelet.

Phelicia La'Bounty, now 35, was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer at only age 30. She initially found a lump in her breast in 2018, but was denied a mammogram as she was too young.

Hannah Gutierrez Reed's statement comes as Alec Baldwin continues to blame her and prop master Seth Kenney for the live rounds ending up in the gun.

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Putin warns of 'large-scale catastrophe' at Ukraine nuclear power station occupied by his troops as footage 'shows Russian military hardware 30m from reactor' 

The Russian leader claims the Zaporizhzhia plant is being constantly shelled by Ukrainian forces, but Kyiv argues it is Kremlin forces carrying out the attacks themselves as a false flag pretext for the feared 'provocation'. To add to the safety concerns, shocking video that appears to have been taken from inside the plant has revealed Russia military hardware being stored inside a turbine hall - just feet away from one of the reactors. Meanwhile, Ukrainian nuclear company Enerhoatom said Russian troops are planning to cut off Zaporizhzhia from the lines that feed power into the Ukrainian energy system.

It was first spotted in May in the southern state of Kerala and it is feared to be a new variant of hand, foot, and mouth disease. Experts are also probing whether it is a mosquito-borne infection.

The billionaire, 88, was entertaining guests at his seafront property on Wednesday evening and was sitting down for aperitivo when he noticed a cloud of smoke coming from a nearby mountain.

Australia's celebrity and political elite turned up in droves for the very first Street Side Medics Gala event in Sydney on Friday. Hosted by Young Australian of the Year 2022 Dr Daniel Nour at Crown Sydney, the gala aims to raise awareness and funds for the non-profit Street Side Medics.   Former foreign minister Julie Bishop, Ben Fordham, Richard Wilkins, NSW Premier Domenic Perrotett and ex premier Gladys Berejiklian were among the A-list attendees.

Nurse Elyse Hibbs and custody officer Ruth Shmylo (pictured), both 25, are accused of 'inappropriate relationships' with a prisoner at HMP Parc in Bridgend, Wales, last year.

Speaking to FEMAIL, Dr Carmen Harra, American author of Committed: Finding Love and Loyalty Through the Seven Archetypes, explained why people get such terrifying nightmares when asleep.

Shocking moment wild mob of looters RANSACK and destroy a convenience store, leaving a worker fearing for his life

A group entered the convenience store near Figueroa Street and El Segundo Boulevard, with surveillance footage showing the looters shouting at each other, on August 15. The gang of people ransacked the store while shouting, completely destroying the COVID-19 safety screen that had been set up to grab as much as they could in Los Angeles, California. They can be seen running across the store and grabbing drinks, cigarettes, lottery tickets, bags of chips, and other items. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the suspects also started throwing items at them, with around 100 people involved in the chaos.

Thomas Nutt, who murdered his wife Dawn Walker and stuffed her dead body into a suitcase, was jailed at Bradford Crown Court for life with a minimum term of 21 years.

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Milly Goodwin, 30, from Muswell Hill, London has made the most of her maternity leave - travelling the world with baby Poppy, one. So far, the NHS midwife has been to 17 countries.

The bodies had been discovered after a family from Manurewa in Auckland, New Zealand, bought the luggage at an abandoned storage unit auction on August 11. Few details have emerged since the corpses were uncovered eight days ago with police continuing their investigation. The family that discovered the bodies (police at their property, main and bottom had initially purchased the contents of a storage locker through an online auction. Detective inspector Tofilau Faamanuia Vaaelua said a post mortem report revealed the corpses belonged to two primary-school aged children. Local police have teamed up with international crime agency Interpol to chase down the suspect, or suspects, who, they believe, could now be living overseas. Eight days after the grisly find, Daily Mail Australia takes a look at what is known so far about the case.

The model, 37, had accidentally booked the wrong seat, so she wasn't beside her husband Spencer Matthews and their kids Theodore, Gigi and Otto.

Chantelle Broughton, 29, from Nottingham, was shocked when she gave birth to her twins Ayon and Azirah, who have totally different skin tones despite having the same mother and father. Whereas her son Ayon has fair skin and green eyes, Azirah has a darker complexion and brown eyes. Nurse Chantelle (pictured with Ayon, left and Azirah, right) said she believes Azirah's skin tone can be explained by the fact her maternal grandfather is Nigerian and the twins' father Ashton is half Jamaican.

Phil Ross's family in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand, were stunned to see the furry intruder who'd waddled 150metres up from the shore into their hallway on Wednesday morning.


Teachers Amy and Gary O'Keeffe from County Carlow started trying for a baby as soon as they married in their mid 20s, but she went on to suffer three unexplained miscarriages.

It's not every day you invite three Hollywood stars round for dinner, but India Hicks had that rare privilege at her Bahamas home last month. Hicks, a descendant of the Mountbatten family and Prince Charles' goddaughter, hosted actors Jennifer Aniston (right with Hicks' daughter Domino) and Jason Bateman along with presenter Jimmy Kimmel (left with Hicks) at the Caribbean property she shares with husband David Flint Wood. Taking to Instagram on Thursday, the former fashion model, 54, shared photos from their visit to the picturesque island while giving fans an update on a more recent and arguably more eventful trip to Miami.


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Chris Jensen (left leaving Brisbane Supreme Court)  has been hit with a four year suspended jail sentence for 'intense' drug trafficking. Jensen bought wholesale quantities of largely cannabis and on occasion cocaine and MDMA, and sold them to his own customer base at Peregian Springs over four months, the court heard.. He has been on bail in the time since, competing on the hit reality TV show Married at First Sight while the charges hung over him. Using an encrypted messaging app to communicate with suppliers and customers, he received eight supplies of cannabis from June to October 2017 ranging from 450 grams to seven kilograms, for him to then sell. His fiancée Tayla Made (with Jensen, right) shared an emotional moment with his mum in court in the wake of the sentence.

Chemists at UCLA and Northwestern University have discovered a new way of breaking down a class of PFAS, or 'forever chemicals'. It is low-cost and does not produce harmful byproducts.

Maureen O'Connell, who specialized in forensics, gangs, and cartel-level narcotics in LA between 1991 and 2016, told Fox News the DOJ was 'trying to push' the FBI to issue a warrant on Trump's home.

Data released by Ukraine's military said their troops have killed more than 44,000 Russian soldiers and destroyed some 1,800 tanks. Other estimates put the figure of tanks lost much higher.

The token fell as much as 7.7 per cent to $21,404 (£18,057) in early trading, before recovering slightly to reach $21,714 (£18,311) by just after 10.30am.

Catherine became a global sex symbol when she starred as the stunning Daisy Duke in the popular action-comedy series The Dukes of Hazzard back in the late '70s and '80s. But on Sunday, the now-68-year-old actress swapped her iconic hotpants for leggings as she stepped out for some retail therapy in Los Angeles, California. The CBS show first premiered in 1979, and it also starred Tom Wopat, John Schneider, Denver Pyle, James best, and Sorrell Booke. It went on for seven seasons before it concluded in February 1985, and it remained one of the most top-rated shows during much of its run. As Catherine is spotted out and about in LA sporting a very different look than she did during her Daisy Duke days, FEMAIL uncovered what she - and the rest of her castmates - have been up to over the last 37 years. Some of them have faced a slew of controversies over the last three-and-a-half decades - including arrests, substance abuse, and multiple divorces.

One of the last of Australia's famous 'Rats of Tobruk', Dennis Davis, has passed away aged 102, 81 years after his legendary garrison held German and Italian forces at bay in the North African port in WWII.

The Gypsy King, 34, says he is willing to splash the cash on the nine carat 9ins-long cross to save it from the 'scrap pile' and add to his collection of flashy jewellery.

Researchers from the University of Sheffield determined that the eruption was equivalent to around 61 Mt of TNT, whereas the Tsar Bomba released between 50-58 Mt.

Q Lazzarus, who was born Diane Luckey, had met the film's director, the late Jonathan Demme, while driving a cab in New York during the 1980s

US astronaut Bob Hines, who snapped the amazing images, tweeted: 'SPECTACULAR aurora today!!! Thankful for the recent solar activity resulting in these wonderful sights!' He took the pictures from the Cupola - a seven-window observatory which offers the best spot for taking in the stunning views of the Earth. Auroras occur when particles from incoming solar storms strike gases in our planet's atmosphere, with the collision often leading to these eye-catching displays.

Schoolgirl Charli Johnson, 9, did CPR on her mum who had stopped breathing at their Gold Coast home by taking instructions from an emergency worker over the phone.

Lynn, a British retail manager, 48, and Martyn, 60, a carpenter, both let themselves go, but were left speechless by their makeovers on the television show 0 Years Younger in 10 Days. Lynn, pictured, spent the past eight years caring for her mother. She said the makeover, bottom left, helped her see it was worth it to invest in herself. Meanwhile, Martyn, right, felt 'old' and 'scruffy' but the makeover helped see he needed to take pride in his appearance, bottom right.

A man accused of taking part in murdering Victorian man Bradley Lyons in the belief he sexually assaulted his stepdaughters wrote rap lyrics about the murder, a court has heard.

While the 10-year-old dating service has led to some successful long-term relationships and even marriages, there's also been numerous scandals surrounding it across the world.

Down with the kids! Adult TikTok users hilariously mock #BamaRush sorority girls' 'outfit of the day' videos with their own 'CORPORATE rush' posts showcasing their office ensembles

Social media users have taken over the #BamaRush and #Alabamarush hashtags with parody accents, attire and attitudes of the University of Alabama students. Adults have taken the spot of the budding sorority students with videos mocking their southern accents and attire with the hashtag #CorporateRush. The adults showcase their work attire and ruthlessly mock the PNMs by mimicking their presentations and viciously lampooning the sorority process. Social media users can't help but to laugh along with the adults who appear to be wannabe sisters, even picking fan favorites.

Michael Buble's sister-in-law Daniela Lopilato was rushed to hospital after the car she was driving flipped and ended up on its roof when another vehicle hit hers from behind in Argentina.

Karren Sites, from Pittsburgh, was holidaying at Myrtle Beach with her family last Monday, August 15 when the shark struck. 'I just felt something bite me and there was a shark on my arm,' she said.

The zebras were crossing the Mara River in the Maasai Mara, Kenya when a group of crocodiles sprung their trap. But one predator got more than it bargained for when one of the zebras bit back. One image showed a number of crocodiles laying in wait in the water as the herd of zebras was crossing through, and another captured the moment the crocodile leapt out of the water in an attempt to make the zebra its meal. But the most startling moment of the series shows the zebra biting the crocodile in the throat before the predator recoiled in pain, allowing the zebra to get out of the Mara River in the Maasai Mara, and to the safety of dry land. Other members of its herd were not so lucky, however, with pictures showing the black and white stripes of some of the animals disappearing into the river amidst a writhing of water, scales and teeth.


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Sirin Murad, 25, was on holiday in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria, in June when she fell asleep in the 21C (70F) heat with no sunscreen on. The next day her red face was extremely sore and starting to bubble (left). Her skin was so tight that when she furrowed her eyebrows it looked like it was made out of plastic, with deep ridges in the middle like the famous Star Trek Klingon species (inset).


The extreme weather produced 140mph gusts, leaving 45,000 households without power on Corsica and killing two girls aged four and eight in Austria after a tree toppled over.

The 38-year-old actress-turned-filmmaker was joined by her boyfriend Harry Styles, 28, as they enjoyed some Italian food in New York City before being stormed by adoring fans.

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The Artemis Real-time Orbit Website will allow space fans to 'pinpoint where Orion is and track its distance from the Earth, distance from the moon, mission duration, and more.'

The Texas-based hypercar brand has created the most expensive hair dryer on the planet that will cost a whopping $3million - and just 30 will be made.

The sprawling 100-acre oasis in the middle of the Las Vegas desert, once a refuge to the world's most famous magic act, Siegfried and Roy - is set to be demolished and turned into a 334-unit apartment complex. The staggering compound was home to the magicians for over 30 years and contained a hideaway of interconnected mansions through miles of walkways. It features a 'translucent chapel' replete with a bell tower, an aquatic center, an authentic Bavarian cottage which served as an homage to their German roots and a complex to house their menagerie of animals and large cats. Within the walls was a surreal fantasy land that displayed their priceless Persian rugs, crystal candle holders, carved wood furnishings, a clock owned by Napoleon, gold candelabras that were a gift from Liberace and a jewel-encrusted sword that is said to have once belonged to Genghis Khan. One visitor once described it as 'opulent to the point of vulgarity.' It was not uncommon, that at any given point you might bump into a Himalayan tiger, or perhaps a miniature donkey whether indoors or out. Their animal kingdom had virtual run of the place with their own Olympic-sized pool and air-conditioned accommodation.


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Winter has FINALLY returned - but there's no chilly reception here! House of the Dragon receives rave early reviews from critics as fans gear up to watch Game Of Thrones' $275million prequel

House Of The Dragon has been branded 'bigger, better and bloodier' than Game Of Thrones in rave early reviews.  After hints, teasers, casting calls, an unprecedented pandemic and a somewhat disappointing end to one of the biggest shows in recent history, winter is once again upon us. From Monday evening long awaited Game Of Thrones prequel House Of The Dragon is set to unpick the fraught, fractious and undeniably incestuous lives of Daenerys Targaryen's distant relatives.

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A gang of six are accused of using fake uniforms to run a phony police station out of a hotel in the town of Banka, in north-east India, which they used to extort bribes out of locals for eight months.

Syed Bukhari, 22, from Walthamstow, London, was on the second of a three-day hiking holiday in Haramosh in Pakistan when he was sent flying off the mountain.

The London flat, featured on OpenRent, does come with a bathroom with a full-sized bath, though along with a toilet, shower curtain and sink. In the kitchen, there is also an oven, a microwave, fridge and kettle which is also in the same room as the sofa and the bedroom which is in an alcove upstairs overlooking the living room below. And in a revealing move showing just how dire London's rental market is, the property has actually just been let - having been listed for under two weeks.