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Rosie did everything right. Yet here we are.

Rosie Batty probably never expected to become such a prominent face of anti-violence activism in Australia. I think it’s fair to say it’s not the life anyone would choose for themselves, particularly considering the circumstances that led to it. But for the last four years, she has been a tireless force to be reckoned with. In 2014, Batty’s ex-husband bludgeoned and stabbed their son Luke to death as the 11 year-old attended cricket practice. Greg Anderson died later in hospital from a combination of police gunshots and self inflicted stab…

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Former WBO World Champion Andy Lee announces retirement – watch arguably his greatest KO here

Check out the video below! Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Former middleweight champion Andy Lee has announced his retirement from boxing aged 33. After 16 years at the top of the game, the grizzled southpaw has decided to hang up his gloves after both a successful amateur and professional career. Lee was reportedly considering one more fight, but has since decided to quit after revealing he no longer has the hunger. “I’ve actually achieved everything I wanted to in the game,” said Lee. “I’ve had an amazing career and an amazing…

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Lorde isn't here for unsolicited acne advice

Lorde has told fans who suffer from acne: “I feel your pain”. The singer posted an Instagram story about the unhelpful things people say to people who, like her, have the skin condition. “Acne sucks. You know what also sucks?” she asked in the video, before mocking the advice she’s been given over the years. The 21-year-old said she wants people to stop suggesting that moisturising will get rid of the problem. “When you’ve had acne for years and years and years, done all the drugs, tried all the things,…

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Alone this Valentine's? Miranda Hart is here for you

If you’re sick of the sight of teddy bears and boxes of chocolates on supermarket shelves for Valentine’s Day – Miranda Hart is here for you. “I shall be on Twitter all day to chat to anyone feeling lonely,” the comedian posted on Tuesday night. The Call The Midwife star encouraged her followers to tweet using the hashtag #HartsValentineDay. Her followers applauded her efforts and began requesting advice and sharing their own Valentine’s experiences. “I don’t know the full history of St Valentine but I do know it was a…

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Here she goes again: My, my Natalie O'Donnell returns to Mamma Mia!

Never have the lyrics, “Mamma Mia, here I go again” held such truth for Natalie O’Donnell. Seventeen years ago, the actor and singer played a young Sophie in Australia’s first production of Mamma Mia!. Now O’Donnell is back, this time stepping into the shoes of Donna, Sophie’s mother. Mamma Mia! the Musical. From the Australian Cast 2017: Sarah Morrison, left and Natalie O’Donnell. Photo Peter Brew-Bevan.?? Photo: Peter Brew-Bevan. My my, how can I resist you?, indeed. “It really does feel like a new show for me,” says O’Donnell. “It’s been…

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Carmella 'I'm here and I'm making history'

In an era where women are breaking all kinds of barriers in WWE, Carmella is no stranger to making history. The SmackDown star stole the headlines last year by becoming the first ever ‘Miss Money In The Bank’ by winning the inaugural women’s ladder bout, not once but twice. Now the 30 year-old has her sights set on adding another first to her WWE CV by being the last woman standing in Sunday’s first ever women’s Royal Rumble. We spoke to the Princess of Staten Island this week to get her…

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