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January 12, 2018 7:27 PM Cyclist who filmed himself abusing a female driver pleaded guilty while representing himself in court and tried to argue the word 'f***' is not obscene

A cyclist who launched an expletive-laden tirade at an elderly female driver has received a 12-month good behaviour bond. Brian Ward represented himself in court on Friday where he pleaded guilty to using obscene language after a furious encounter in Brunswick, in Melbourne's inner-north. But despite his plea, Ward still argued with the magistrate in court 6

January 12, 2018 4:50 PM Man takes girl by arm in attempted abduction in Chatham

A 12-year-old girl managed to push a strange man away and flee after he tried to abduct her. The child was approached by the man in the right side of the layby in Castle Road, Chatham, at around 3.30pm last Friday. He attempted to take her by the arm, but she managed to push him away and run to safety. The man then got back into his car and drove off towards 7

January 11, 2018 3:28 PM Man, 24, dies within an hour after deadly brown snake bit him as he tried to protect his beloved pet

A man has tragically died attempting to save his pet from a deadly eastern brown snake. The 24-year-old from Tamworth was attempting to ward the creature away from his companion when the snake bit him. He was rushed to hospital on Wednesday evening but died within an hour of the bite. The incident is believed to have occurred in the man's home on Cole Road just before 1

January 7, 2018 4:13 PM Hunt for gang who ‘blew up’ Camden cashpoint forcing the whole market into lockdown

Police are hunting for a gang who 'blew up' a cashpoint in Camden Market before fleeing the scene forcing the area into lockdown. Detectives put a cordon in place following the incident in London for several hours this morning and later revealed that power tools had been used in the attempted heist. Witnesses told MailOnline they heard a loud bang during 6

January 7, 2018 3:22 PM Two men armed with a gun and axe attempted to rob M&S confectioners

Two men held staff at gunpoint and demanded money at M&S confectioners. The men entered the shop in London Road, Rayleigh, at around 6.10am wearing hooded tops and balaclavas. They demanded money and one of the men grabbed a member of staff. The member of staff was not injured but pressed an alarm which caused the men to run off. Essex Police have released

January 7, 2018 5:23 AM Chen signals Olympic intentions with US title

Nathan Chen signalled his Olympic intentions Saturday with an emphatic triumph at the US Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, California. Although the three men who will represent the United States at the Winter Games in Pyeongchang next month won't be officially announced until Sunday, Chen is sure to head that squad after landing five quadruple 5

January 6, 2018 12:07 AM P-plater, 45, 'caught masturbating while looking at a video on his phone' after being pulled over by police for a breath test

A P-plate driver has allegedly been caught masturbating while watching a video on his phone after being pulled over by police for a random breath test. A 45-year-old man was pulled over on Maitland Road in Mayfield, Newcastle about 10.15pm on Thursday. He was pulled over for a random breath test, but police discovered a much more concerning act happening

January 5, 2018 5:06 PM Date set for inquest of teenager who tragically fell from Exeter statue

According to his friends, Tom Callaway had been attempting to place a traffic cone on the statue on a night out with friends when he slipped and fell on the way down A date has been set for an inquest into the death of Exeter teenager Tom Callaway who died after falling from a city centre statue. The 18-year-old Primark employee fell 25ft General Buller 14

January 5, 2018 5:00 PM Naomi Campbell remembers being saved by 'papa' Azzedine Alaia

Naomi Campbell has recalled the moment Azzedine Alaia - who she referred to as her 'Papa' - saved her when she was attacked during Paris Fashion Week. Naomi Campbell has paid tribute to "papa" Azzedine Alaia's influence and heroics - including the moment he saved her in Paris. The 47-year-old model - who described the late fashion icon as the father 12

January 5, 2018 8:51 AM ‘Dry January’ date drives both parties back to hard liquor

A MAN and woman who attempted a first date while sober now drink to forget how unbearably awkward it was, they have confirmed. Donna Sheridan and Nathan Muir, neither of whom had previously dated without alcohol, agreed that the lengthy silences and painful conversation put them off dating but rekindled their relationships with drunkenness 11