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Woman finds flowers in her McDonald's Chicken McSandwich

Woman finds flowers in her McDonald’s Chicken McSandwich

There’s nothing quite like the disappointment of opening a food order and discovering what’s inside isn’t exactly what you ordered. So spare a thought for this Macca’s customer who claims she found an unexpected item in her McChicken Sandwich. The Irish woman was recorded by her boyfriend expressing her shock after she took a bite …

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Australian rental crisis: Experts warn of continuing rental crisis amid claims landlords are hiking rents in response to interest rate rises

Australian rental crisis: Experts warn of continuing rental crisis amid claims landlords are hiking rents in response to interest rate rises

Experts say Australian renters are bearing the brunt of an industry-wide housing crisis, with some reporting rent rises as much as $150 a week. But the experts say there is no quick fix and fear the situation is set to worsen. Watch more on this story in the video above Watch the latest News on …

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Mazda MX-30 Electric prices slashed, sold as demonstrators as buyers shun new model

Mazda MX-30 Electric prices slashed, sold as demonstrators as buyers shun new model

Most electric cars have waiting lists of between six months and two years in Australia. But a new Mazda with limited driving range has triggered heavy discounting. 0 View 5 pictures Massive discounts of up to $15,000 – about 20 per cent off recommended retail – have begun appearing on the Mazda MX-30 Electric as …

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Coffee roasters are adapting to fewer people wanting a barista-made brew

Coffee roasters are adapting to fewer people wanting a barista-made brew

unsplash More New Zealand specialty coffee roasters are jumping on the instant trend. As fewer people head out to cafes for a cup of coffee, roasters are making it easier for people to have a tasty cup of joe at home. Specialty coffee roaster Flight Coffee started an instant coffee line less than two months …

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US couple charged $800 for four drinks and snack at Mykonos DK Oyster Bar

US couple charged $800 for four drinks and snack at Mykonos DK Oyster Bar

A tourist has described her horror after she was charged $A800 for four drinks and a snack at a notorious Mykonos beach restaurant. US lawyer Theodora McCormick was holidaying on the Greek island with her husband when the couple stopped at DK Oyster Bar to grab a drink. After ordering two beers, two cocktails and …

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Elon Musk reignites bitter feud with US politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Elon Musk reignites bitter feud with US politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Elon Musk has said US politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) has “great taste in lipstick” in an apparent reignition of his feud with the New York Congresswoman. The Tesla CEO made the remark on a podcast called full-sendin which several co-hosts made comments about the 32-year-old politician’s appearance. Two of the co-hosts called AOC “attractive,” then …

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Woman buys $2600 designer coffee table: Finds 'penis' design

Woman buys $2600 designer coffee table: Finds ‘penis’ design

An architect who spent a whopping $2600 on a designer coffee table was horrified when it turned up sporting what looked like a giant penis. Brazilian architect Ana Julieta Garcia had purchased the table for an interior design project she was working on for a client in Spain. The 32-year-old paid $2,619 for the handmade …

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Real estate, RBA rates: Buyers avoid unrenovated homes as house prices fall

Real estate, RBA rates: Buyers avoid unrenovated homes as house prices fall

The Australian property marketing is already “setting”, with rising interest rates scaring borrowers away and forcing sellers to accept lower prices. But not all homes are made equal, and buyers are becoming more picky — with newly renovated, turnkey properties now in demand, auctioneers say. Stefan Stella from Ray White Glenroy, whose sale of a …

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Woolworths worker pays for Melbourne mum's groceries in kind act

Woolworths worker pays for Melbourne mum’s groceries in kind act

A Woolworths customer has been left “mortified” after a staff member stepped in to help her out during a tough moment. The Melbourne woman explained she was having technical issues while paying for her groceries during a recent trip to the supermarket. At the same time, her newborn baby was “kicking off”, prompting a Woolworths …

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