Wales

Homebase reveals full list of UK stores to close - and it's good news for North Wales

Homebase is pressing ahead with a wave of closures that will see 42 DIY outlets shut - with the full list of stores now revealed.<p>The retailer is …

North Wales

Woman dies after receiving treatment at NSW private medical clinic

A 38-year-old woman has died after she received treatment at a private medical clinic on the New South Wales mid-north coast. The woman lost …

Health Care

'I've received a lot of hatred': Meet the Australian soldier, 36, who swapped the battlefield to live with his wife, fiancée AND two 'sex slaves' in a country town

A former soldier has swapped the battlefield for his very own love dungeon, which he shares with his wife, fiancée and two submissive sex slave …

Patriarchal

We Talked to the Guy Behind YouTube’s Most Satisfying Earwax Removal Videos

These clips of ear-canal cleaning will make you feel some type of way.<p>If I remember correctly, I stumbled upon ear-canal cleaning videos while on a YouTube wormhole of blackhead removal clips.<p>Some people would call watching recordings of professional acne obliteration “gross,” “disgusting,” or …

Health

McDonald's confirms the McGold Card is real and it will get you free food for life - this is how you can get one

The rumours have finally been confirmed as true - the McDonald’s Gold Card is real , and it could bag you free fast food for life.<p>Tales of the …

McDonald's

Are 3 Blood Pressure Drugs Better Than 1?

A combination medication with lower doses could help some patients reach blood pressure goals more easily, according to researchers.<p>People taking one …

Diabetes

Girlfriend of man who went for one pint and ended up in Majorca forgives him

The girlfriend of a man who went for an after-work pint and ended up in Majorca has forgiven him – after he promised to take her on holiday to make …

United Kingdom

Premier League Club Power Rankings, Week 1

The champs should need to be dethroned, except maybewhen the season sample size is just one game deep?<p>A few grains of salt — or 300 — are always …

Soccer

Tree rings date Henry VIII portrait to 1525...the year he became obsessed with Anne Boleyn

The furrowed brow and pursed lips may already hint at which period this portrait of Henry VIII was painted, but now scientists have confirmed it.<p>Scans of the wood panel beneath the paint have revealed tree rings which show the oak was felled in 1525, the year Henry became bewitched by Anne …

Henry Viii

Inside the Lab Where Spiders Put on Face Paint and Fake Eyelashes (and Termites Wear Capes)

In a lab at the University of Florida, researchers are giving male jumping spiders a makeover. After knocking them unconscious for a few minutes with …

Insects

Beachfront apartment owned by a former Rebels bikie boss who was murdered and left to rot in his luxury BMW sells for an undisclosed amount as his widow is ordered to move out

The luxury apartment once owned by a former Rebels bikie whose decomposing body was found in his car in a remote area of New South Wales has been …

New South Wales

Duff hails 'excellent' contribution from Burnley's senior stars

MICHAEL Duff hailed the 'excellent' senior players that helped his Burnley Under-23s to a 4-1 win over Cardiff City.<p>The Clarets got their …

Soccer

The shocking cost of bus travel in Swansea compared with Cardiff

If you travel by bus in Swansea then you might be shocked to know just how much more you're paying for a ticket compared with Cardiff.<p>A bus ride from …

Cymru

Australia's Appointment of a New Major Female CEO Is a Win for Women Everywhere

<b>Why Global Citizen Should Care</b><i>Women currently are not treated as equals nor given equal opportunity to climb the corporate ladder. Celebrating the</i> …

Activism

Harassment denied and dismissed

A case has been dropped against a Haverfordwest woman accused of harassing her ex-partner.<p>Claire Michelle Evans, of Market Street, pleaded not guilty …

Pembrokeshire

Australian senator calls for 'final solution to immigration problem'

An Australian crossbench senator has invoked the term “the final solution” in an inflammatory speech calling for a plebiscite asking voters whether they want to end all immigration by Muslims and non-English speaking people “from the third world”.<p>Fraser Anning, formerly of the far-right Pauline …

Australian News

Cantilevers architecture | Dezeen

Cantilevered metal roofs shade the glazed walls of this library designed by MLA+, which is connected by a treetop walkway to Shenzhen's Xiangmi Park. …

Architecture

Liverpool FC 'in talks' over questionable Grujic deal

<b>Liverpool are reportedly in talks with Russian Premier League side CSKA Moscow over a season-long loan deal for peripheral midfielder Marko …

Soccer

Stolen Generations study reveals impact of intergenerational trauma

Richard Campbell was taken from his family as a young boy and placed in a brutal children's home.<p>"I was strong enough to survive … but many of the …

Aboriginal Australians

WSU research uses rugby league to tackle men’s health

<i>Photo: Dr Emma George and the Active Breed team.</i><p>Western Sydney University’s Active Breed partnership with the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and South …

New South Wales

Police investigating mobile phone thefts

PEOPLE from west Wales are being urged to have their say as a public consultation on the future of the local gas network is set to close on Friday …

West Wales

Australia struggles with a devastating drought while the government ignores climate change

It was the teenage girls of Trundle who opened up the hearts of Sydney. Their school principal was on the radio last week describing Australia’s devastating drought and the impact it was having on students in this small rural town in the state of New South Wales. Among his examples: Some farms no …

Opinion

Mills takes T20 hat-trick

Former Mildenhall and Tuddenham bowler Tymal Mills took a hat-trick for Sussex in the Vitality Blast this evening.<p>The left-armer, who only plays the …

Cricket

Hinkley Point nuclear site dumping off Cardiff Bay delayed

<b>The dumping of mud and sediment from a nuclear plant site off Cardiff Bay has been delayed.</b><p>Thousands of tonnes of material needs to be dredged from the Hinkley Point C building site in Somerset.<p>The developer wants to dispose of 300,000 tonnes of mud across the Bristol Channel in the Cardiff …

Cardiff

Swell Times: WA surfers impress overseas

THERE has been no shortage of surfing news in WA recently, with talks of relocating our World Surf League (WSL) event dividing opinion and ruffling a …

Perth, Australia

Half Of Premier League Teams Don't Even Need Fans To Turn Up Anymore

They're rolling in that sweet TV cash<p>It's not often that the Premier League solves an unsolvable thought experiment which has puzzled logicians and philosophers for centuries, but it looks like this is one of those rare moments. This time: if a tree falls in the forest and no-one is around to hear …

English Premier League

Proposed Australian law threatens Apple with $7.3M fine, jail time, over encrypted data

The Australian government has today proposed a new law which would require tech companies like Apple to give authorities access to encrypted data on receipt of a warrant. Failure to comply would leave the company liable to fines of up to A$10 million ($7.3 million), and potential jail time.<p>Apple …

Privacy

Mo Salah autograph hunter speaks out after filming Liverpool star texting while driving

The autograph hunter who filmed Liverpool star Mohamed Salah texting while driving has spoken out to give his version of events.<p>Liverpool's top …

Soccer

Opening day 'delight' for Anglesey Show organisers with crowds of about 30,000

Organisers of the Anglesey County Show say the first day has gone "extremely well."<p>Last year's president Emyr Hughes, who is also a deputy director …

Wales

How I live on £1,725 a month as a student at Edinburgh university

<i>In our How I Live On series we’re finding out exactly how real people spend, save and invest their money to meet their costs and achieve their</i> …

Personal Finance