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College students get chance to be on Oscars stage

College students get chance to be on Oscars stage

Ever dreamed of holding an Oscar? Comedian and 2013 Oscars host Seth MacFarlane announced a national search on Friday for a lucky few college students who will hand out Oscar statuettes on Hollywood’s...
Pop star leaps offstage to split up fight

Pop star leaps offstage to split up fight

Whenever a rock star orders you to “knock it off” you understand you’ve crossed the line. Florence and the Machine singer Florence Welch went one step further, leaping offstage in to the crowd to...
‘Cross-dressing’ Chinese grandfather finds fame

‘Cross-dressing’ Chinese grandfather finds fame

A 72-year-old Chinese man who became an Internet sensation after his granddaughter used him as a cross-dressing model to promote her clothing store is apparently delighted at his new-found fame. Lu Qing,...
New York’s most famous shoeless man stashes new boots

New York’s most famous shoeless man stashes new boots

The homeless man who received a new pair of boots from a police officer in New York’s Times Square last month in what became a nationally celebrated act of kindness is once again walking the streets...
Sesame Street explains divorce to kids

Sesame Street explains divorce to kids

In the episode, which aired online yesterday, fairy character Abby Cadabby explains divorce to her friends by holding up drawings of two houses. She tells her friends she lives in one house with her mum...
Australia’s ‘most Googled’ words revealed

Australia’s ‘most Googled’ words revealed

If you’ve spent some of the year wondering what permeate is or why it’s no longer in some milk, you’re not alone. Because “what is permeate?” was one of Australia’s...
‘Pawn Stars’ ex-agents suing for $5 million day after ‘Storage Wars’ star files suit

‘Pawn Stars’ ex-agents suing for $5 million day after ‘Storage Wars’ star files suit

First, Dave Hester sued the network, claiming “Storage Wars” was staged. Now the network’s History Channel division has its own lawsuit brewing over its hit show “Pawn Stars.” A talent agency...
Made for TV? Wanted in connection with a murder, McAfee sells life story

Made for TV? Wanted in connection with a murder, McAfee sells life story

John McAfee, still sought by police in Belize in connection with the November killing of U.S. expatriate Gregory Viant Faull, has sold the rights to his official life story for an undisclosed sum of money. Coming...
Former ‘Ghost Hunters’ star safe after posting suicide note on Facebook

Former ‘Ghost Hunters’ star safe after posting suicide note on Facebook

Friends and family breathed a sigh of relief after former “Ghost Hunter” star Brian Harnois was found alive and safe following a cryptic post on his Facebook page that sparked a police investigation. The...
Australian DJs ‘Shattered’ Over Nurse’s Death

Australian DJs ‘Shattered’ Over Nurse’s Death

Australian DJs Michael Christian, 25, and Mel Greig, 30, the two DJS who made a hoax call during the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy, are speaking out for the first time after the tragic death...
Parent set up porn site in principal’s name

Parent set up porn site in principal’s name

Father who wanted to get back at his son’s assistant principal has been convicted after starting a fake profile on a porn site under the assistant principal’s name. Esparza Jr., 34, of Phoenix,...
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’s Sydney

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’s Sydney

THE “sexiest woman alive” and TV’s highest paid actor snuck into Sydney yesterday to catch a break and check out the koalas. Fresh from squashing some out-of-control pregnancy rumours,...