Outdoors From tired fence to thing of beauty
IT’S easy to turn that eyesore of a paling fence into a garden feature that’s worth a second look with an array of fence-disguising and decorating products.
A US teenager has reportedly walked out of his home, holding his mother’s decapitated head in one hand and a knife in the other.
INTRUDERS at a French zoo have shot dead a white rhino and then hacked off its horns in a shocking poaching incident.
AN ex-Playboy model claims she was questioned about the KGB and Vladimir Putin while being held at a US airport for the most bizarre reason.
YOUR smartphone is not secure. Nor is your car. WikiLeaks has dumped thousands of secret CIA documents online detailing how its operatives hack the world.
THE first public hearing of a formal investigation into allegations Russia interfered in last year’s elections in favour of President Trump will begin later this month.
CHINA is angry about the deployment of an advanced US weapons system. It’s meant to keep North Korea in check - but can also stare deep into Chinese territory.
A 3-1 loss to Adelaide left Tony Popovic’s Western Sydney Wanderers with the bitter taste of defeat that has become horribly familiar, their third such defeat in the last four A-League grand finals.
ALL skiers are reported safe after an avalanche at a ski resort in the French Alps and a large scale rescue operation is over.
A COURT has heard MMA fighter War Machine beat his porn star girlfriend, escalating the abuse until he issued a chilling warning.
POLICE have released a 911 call made after a woman admitted killing her husband and another couple when she found all three naked in bed.
A US WOMAN has recounted her “week of hell” when her jealous boyfriend injected her with heroin, raped and beat her. WARNING: Graphic.
A JEALOUS ex-boyfriend allegedly used cling wrap to murder his former girlfriend in a kebab shop after stalking her.
PRINCESS Diana’s butler Paul Burrell has come out as gay, revealing the late Royal was the only one he told about his sexuality.
ALMOST a decade after being acquitted of the murder of her daughter, Casey Anthony says she has no idea what happened in Caylee’s final days.
AS THE final details of George Michael’s death emerge, the singer’s boyfriend has hit back at critics who blamed him for the superstar’s death.
SUSPICIOUS fires and alleged drug trafficking tops the list of Yarra Ranges crime news in this edition of Street Watch.
THE US has reacted strongly to North Korea’s ballistic missile launch, claiming it will fight back, possibly with its own arsenal.
DONALD Trump has vented his “extreme frustration” with his senior staff as the wiretapping scandal — as well as other controversies — spin out of control.
THE bodies of two climbers killed in Tibet 16 years ago after an avalanche hit them have been found in a melting glacier.
ANALYSIS: There are no more secrets. Wikileaks’ latest dump reveals how the secret CIA army turned TVs, smartphones and cars into spying tools.
FOUR people are dead after a freight train smashed into a charter bus carrying senior citizens on its way to a casino in Mississippi.
THE spat between North Korea and Malaysia over the assassination of Kim Jong Un’s half-brother has escalated, with people being banned from leaving the country.
DONALD Trump reveals his replacement health care plan for Obamacare, a previous system “which failed the US people”.
A GAME of Thrones extra, who repeatedly threatened his ex-girlfriend in the belief she was dating a cop, has been jailed.
MYSTERIOUS red-gold metal ingots linked to the mythical civilisation of Atlantis have been recovered from an ancient shipwreck.