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Fri 3 Apr 2020

Photo shows moment dad finds out baby died during lockdown

Photo shows moment dad finds out baby died during lockdown

Finding out your baby has died is a most heartbreaking situation for any parent — but Jared Gliem had to sit behind a glass door.

US braces for ‘demarcation line’

US braces for ‘demarcation line’

The first signs have emerged of the coronavirus pandemic affecting the US presidential election as America is warned to prepare for the worst.

Study raises new questions about face masks

Study raises new questions about face masks

Global cases of the coronavirus are set to pass the one million mark as the WHO reviews guidelines on face masks.

Chinese lockdown amid virus spike fears

Chinese lockdown amid virus spike fears

The easing of intense distancing measures and a growing number of imported cases has authorities concerned about a “second wave” of infections.

Thu 2 Apr 2020

Hilarious editing fail spotted in hit film

Hilarious editing fail spotted in hit film

Eagle-eyed fans have spotted a rogue modern item in a scene from Greta Gerwig’s adaptation of 1860s-set Little Women.

‘Well played’: Newspaper’s hilarious prank

‘Well played’: Newspaper’s hilarious prank

The world is starved for sport at the moment but one sports editor has taken it on himself to blur the lines of reality.

Nurse 'killed girlfriend, saying she infected him

Nurse 'killed girlfriend, saying she infected him

Newly qualified medic Lorena Quaranta, 27, was found dead by police after her partner Antonio De Pace, 28, apparently called them to say he had murdered her.

Tiger King: What happened to the cast of zany characters

Tiger King: What happened to the cast of zany characters

Many of the key players in Tiger King are now fuming at their treatment – but there’s been a happy ending for at least one.

‘Off limits’: Harry’s strict post-royal rule

‘Off limits’: Harry’s strict post-royal rule

With royal life now behind them, Harry and Meghan have the world at their feet – but the Duke has issued one non-negotiable rule for their new agent.

Star Wars actor Jack dies of COVID-19

Star Wars actor Jack dies of COVID-19

Star Wars actor Andrew Jack has died, unable to see his wife Gabrielle Rogers because she was in quarantine in Australia, his agent says.

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