Felicity Dekuijer

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Stunning Celebrity Portraits Taken at Vanity Fair’s Oscar Party

<b>Lupita Nyong'o</b><p>Did you catch last night's Oscars? If not, here's a quick recap. Jareto Leto and Lupita Nyong'o gave two eloquent and moving acceptance speeches, Ellen (or rather Bradley Cooper) took a celebrity-filled selfie that broke Twitter, and Leonardo DiCaprio didn't win..again. Of course, the …

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Who Buried the $10 Million in Coins Found by a California Couple—and Why?

What they found, where it's from—and what are the odds?<p>The dream of discovering buried treasure came true for a California couple who found a real pot of gold while walking their dog. The largest such hoard ever found in the U.S. is comprised of 1,411 gold coins, minted between 1847 and 1894, worth …

Body suit 'can lift 50kg in each hand'

Engineers in Italy have developed a wearable robot which they claim is the most sophisticated built in the world to date.<p>The "body extender" has been built by the Perceptual Robotics Laboratory (Percro) at Pisa's Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna.<p>The machine can enable users to lift up to 50kg in each …

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World's 15 most beautiful concert halls from Austria to Brazil | CNN Travel

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Recovery begins after Bangor fires - South Australia Country Hour - ABC News

It's a beautiful sunny day in Wirrabara and you'd never guess the ferocity of the Bangor fire that raged only kilometres from here.<p>The team visited …

Sultan Kosen: At 251cm, the world's tallest man towers over Sydney

She travelled to Kosen's village Dede köy in Turkey to meet him, and they began dating.<p>"I found the love of my life," Dibo told told the 1500-strong …

Thousands of Victorians left without electricity after power pole fires

Thousands of Victorians were still without electricity this evening after dozens of power pole fires across Melbourne.<p>About 10,000 customers in the …

Making new products is the future for SPC - ABC Rural - ABC News

SPC Ardmona says it will use the $100 million assistance package from the Victorian Government and parent company Coca-Cola Amatil to create new …

There's no train to Melbourne Airport - but how about a helicopter? While the public waits not so patiently for the promised, but never delivered, rail link to Melbourne Airport, one entrepreneur has seen a market opportunity. Air Melbourne Heli-Express has launched what it believes is one of the first major city commuter services to an airport in the world with up to 40 flights a day between South Wharf and the airport. The five-minute journey, in the twin-engined Agusta helicopters, which travel at about 311km/h, is a little more expensive than a taxi or SkyBus at $249 plus GST one way: http://ow.ly/tFlGo Illustration by Matt Golding

Good and bad in au pair childcare

Desperate parents unable to find a childcare centre or afford a nanny are using Gumtree or social media to hire foreign au pairs with limited …

Egypt bus blast: Korean tourists killed in bomb attack in town of Taba near Israeli border

At least four people have died after an explosion on a bus carrying Korean tourists in the Sinai peninsula near Egypt's border with Israel.<p>The …

The Qantas v Virgin rivalry is heating up, with Richard Branson taking out full page ads in newspapers to protest against the government offering any deal to the national carrier. Could the government's proposed debt guarantee for Qantas kill off Virgin? Ben Sandilands weighs in. http://ow.ly/tGd5m

Violent criminal Adrian Pickett set to be released on parole from Tasmanian prison

A violent criminal considered too dangerous for minimum security is about to be freed from a Tasmanian jail.<p>The parole board has decided to release …

The Week in Review: Typhoon Haiyan Takes Its Toll

Inside Flipboard / November 15, 2013<p>Nearly a week after Typhoon Haiyan swept through the Philippines, the local government is still struggling to …

The Week in Review: Nelson Mandela, RIP

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>As just about everyone knows by now, Nelson Mandela, the prominent politician and leader who led South Africa out …

On the Red Couch with Author James Dashner

Inside Flipboard / January 8, 2014<p><i>Sci-fi author James Dashner wanted to be a writer since he was a kid but decided to try his “backup plan” — finance</i> …