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Australia Great Barrier Reef shark bite man claims James Cook University refused to cover trauma support

Dr Mat Vickers was bitten by a shark while snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef. He claims he was offered no support after but James Cook University rejects this saying he knocked it back. More

UK Ring of steel surrounds Windsor: Rooftop snipers, armed police and crash barriers deployed to protect royal wedding

A massive security operation is underway at Windsor with a 'ring of steel' surrounding the castle where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be wed More

Sports Manchester United star Romelu Lukaku 'ready to play through the pain barrier' in FA Cup final

Lukaku is receiving intensive treatment at United’s Carrington training complex on an ankle injury More

World Man dies when his Tesla electric car hits barrier and explodes into flames in Swiss motorway tragedy

WARNING: UPSETTING IMAGE Firefighters have suggested the impact of the horror crash in the southern canton of Ticino may have set off a fire in the vehicle's battery More

Science & Environment Destruction of Australian forest approved despite warnings it could POISON Great Barrier Reef

A draft report from the Department of Environment has recommended clearances at Kingvale Station in northern Queensland should get the green light (stock image). More

Technology Queensland forest clearings could spell DISASTER for the Great Barrier Reef

Federal officials plan to clear 2,000 hectares of Queensland forest, which could result in serious soil pollution in the Reef More

Sports Salah first to break 300 FPL points barrier

As well as a new 38-match season record of 32 goals, Mohamed Salah broke a Fantasy Premier League mark held by another Liverpool hero. Salah started Gameweek 38 on 292 FPL points, one behind the... More

US & Canada Dream job requires living on a Great Barrier Reef island

Living on Low Isle, off Port Douglas, North Queensland is anyone's dream come true, but this caretaker position has a catch. More

World Lesbos: Europe's migrant barrier nears breaking point

At the heart of Moria, an overcrowded refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, is a dark rectangular building ringed with police guards and coils of razor wire. More

Science & Environment NASA testing commercial planes that will quietly break sound barrier

NASA is working to make quiet supersonic commercial travel a reality. The technology could reduce travel time, allowing people to travel from New York to Los Angeles in under three hours. More

Sports Arsene Wenger shows his class by leaping over Emirates barriers to hand his tie to young Arsenal fan holding sign

The Gunners boss spotted the young boy holding a sign asking for his tie and was happy to hand it over to him More

World Mo Salah, Breaking Down Cultural Barriers, One Goal at a Time

The Egyptian soccer player has taken England’s Premier League by storm, bringing unexpected success to his Liverpool team and a positive image of Islam to fans. More

Sports Mo Salah, Breaking Down Cultural Barriers, One Goal at a Time

As Anfield, the atmospheric home of Liverpool F.C., erupts joyously around him ... Mr. Salah, grinning deliriously, was carried around the stadium in the Egyptian city of Alexandria on fans’... More

Top Stories HBO's first televised female boxing match breaking 'the last barrier'

In HBO's 45-year history, the network has never aired a female boxing match -- but that is soon to change. More

US & Canada Trump claims wall will be 'more difficult' to scale than barrier

President Donald Trump said the border wall he says the nation needs will be 'much more difficult' to scale than the one members of a caravan climbed to cross over to the U.S. and seek asylum. More

Asia $380m for Great Barrier Reef cleanup

Australia has pledged more than 500 million Australian dollars ($379 miillion) to help preserve the Great Barrier Reef, in an attempt to help better protect the world heritage site from the effects... More

Top Stories Australia to invest millions in Great Barrier Reef restoration and protection

Australia has pledged more than 500 million Australian dollars ($379 miillion) to help preserve the Great Barrier Reef, in an attempt to help better protect the world heritage site from the effects... More

Australia Terrifying moment driver drifts off the road and veers into a barrier in Queensland, Australia

Shocking footage shows a driver completely losing control of his Toyota sedan (pictured) and hitting barriers on a busy highway in Queensland, Australia. One person speculated he may have been... More