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February 22, 2018 2:36 PM Pair cycle the length of New Zealand for charity

Baldersby farmer Chris Brown and Chris I’Anson, managing director of Masham-based farm feeds company I’Anson Bros spent 19 days pedalling from Cape Reinga to Bluff to support mental health organisation Claro Enterprises and Parkinson’s UK. The pair were supported by a campervan and Mr Brown said: “Reaching Bluff on the final day and celebrating with fish and chips 12

February 22, 2018 4:28 AM North Qld nursing home hires nurse adviser

Embattled North Queensland aged care provider Carinity has appointed a nurse adviser to look at ways to improve its Townsville facility as it faces investigations into the suspicious deaths of five patients. Police, the coroner and health regulators are investigating the deaths at the Baptist-run Fairfield Grange home after three registered nurses were sacked

February 22, 2018 4:22 AM 'Today marks four years since she left us': I'm A Celebrity's Simone Holtznagel honours the memory of her friend Charlotte Dawson on the anniversary of her tragic suicide

I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! contestant Simone Holtznagel has paid tribute to her late friend Charlotte Dawson, who took her life four years ago following a battle with depression. On Thursday, an emotional essay dedicated to Charlotte was posted to Simone's Instagram page as well as a faded photo of herself with Charlotte and fellow model

February 22, 2018 4:10 AM On the market! 'Glee' star Matthew Morrison lists stunning two-bedroom New York condo for $2.5m

And Matthew Morrison may be singing from the top of his lungs after listing his gorgeous New York condo for $2.495million, according to Curbed. The 39-year-old Glee star reportedly purchased the two-bedroom Chelsea home for $2.25million in 2014. Listed by Douglas Elliman Real Estate, the stunning 1,245 square foot corner unit boasts sweeping views of Manhattan

February 22, 2018 3:54 AM Labor vows LGBTI health funding for Batman

Even if Labor doesn't win the Batman by-election, a Shorten government would put $2 million towards gay and lesbian health services in the north Melbourne seat. Senator Penny Wong says the Your Community Health Centre at Northcote would receive money for a specific LGBTI service if Labor wins the next federal election, which is expected in 2019. "This

February 22, 2018 3:08 AM Revealed: How drug addicts and alcoholics collect a $814-a-fortnight Centrelink disability pension

Drug and alcohol abusers claiming welfare because of their addictions will be denied payments under a resurrected government plan, unless they are undergoing treatment. The federal government will attempt to disqualify drug and alcohol addicts from $814-a-fortnight payments when social services minister Dan Tehan reintroduces the measure, which was blocked 2

February 22, 2018 12:05 AM Deaths from heart attack figures `should be wake-up call´

Progress in reducing heart attack deaths is stalling, a leading charity has warned. The British Heart Foundation (BHF) said that strides in reducing deaths from coronary heart disease (CHD), the leading cause of heart attacks, were slowing down. The charity found that in 2016, 22,615 people under the age of 75 died from CHD across the UK. Analysis by the BHF concluded 2

February 20, 2018 8:02 PM Steve Coogan and John C Reilly star as Laurel and Hardy in Glasgow

A MOVIE about comedy greats Laurel and Hardy will recreate their final concert show at Glasgow’s legendary Empire Theatre. Eventually, the tour becomes a hit, but the duo can’t quite shake the spectre of Stan and Ollie’s long-buried ghosts, coupled with Oliver’s failing health. Unlike their first visit to Glasgow in 1947 – when police on horses were needed 27

February 20, 2018 7:01 PM We are evolving an 'ultimate hangover' gene that may stop us from becoming addicted to alcohol

Humans may be evolving an 'ultimate hangover' gene to protect against alcoholism. That's according to a new study that looked at a variant of a gene that makes booze intolerable to the body. Scientists claim this gene variant is being favoured by evolution - and, in time, could stop us from drinking alcohol in the future. The study, published in the journal 8

February 20, 2018 10:19 AM Sam Faiers Sparks Concern With Baby Neck Float, So Are They Safe?

'A neck ring creates a vacuum where the baby is incapacitated.' Sam Faiers has sparked concern among her fans after sharing a photo of her daughter with a baby neck float in the water. The 27-year-old, who is mum to three-month-old Rosie and two-year-old Paul with her partner Paul Knightley, posted the video of her youngest floating in an inflatable 11