'I'm truly sorry': Queens of the Stone Age frontman's video apology for face kick

'I'm truly sorry': Queens of the Stone Age frontman's video apology for face kick

Updated December 11, 2017 23:17:11 External Link: Josh Homme apologises to Chelsea Lauren. Related Story: Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme kicks female photographer in the face Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has posted a video apologising for kicking a photographer in the face during a concert, after she shared a video of the “obviously very intentional” incident. Photographer Chelsea Lauren posted a video in which Homme can be seen walking past her, then returning to kick her camera and striking her face. Homme earlier claimed…

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High Court asked to consider yet another MP eligibility case

High Court asked to consider yet another MP eligibility case

Posted December 12, 2017 00:01:21 The High Court may be putting another federal politician under the microscope but this time it has nothing to do with citizenship. Assistant Health Minister David Gillespie is fighting attempts to have his business interests scrutinised for whether they breach the constitution. Dr Gillespie owns a shopping centre in Port Macquarie, and one of the tenants is an Australia Post franchise. The man he defeated in his electorate of Lyne at the 2016 election, Labor’s Peter Alley is trying to get the High Court to…

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Love Child Channel 9: Aussie favourite axed ahead of fifth season

Love Child Channel 9: Aussie favourite axed ahead of fifth season

CHANNEL 9 has axed long-running drama Love Child. Confidential can reveal actors were notified last month that the drama had not been renewed for a fifth season and Nine confirmed late Monday afternoon they had pulled the pin. Love Child has been one of the network’s top-billed dramas for the past four years, starringJessica Marais,Miranda Tapsell, Ryan Johnson, Andy Ryan and Mandy McElhinney. Marais has won two consecutive Most Popular Actress gongs at the annual Logies for her portrayal of midwife Joan Miller. Camera IconPicture: SuppliedThe fourth season returned to…

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South Korea, Japan join the US to begin missile-tracking drills as more sanctions hit N Korea

South Korea, Japan join the US to begin missile-tracking drills as more sanctions hit N Korea

THE US, South Korea and Japan started joint exercises Monday to track missiles from North Korea, Seoul’s military said, following the nuclear-armed Pyongyang’s longest-range test launch to date. The trilateral drill comes less than two weeks after Pyongyang test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and declared it had achieved nuclear statehood, escalating global alarm over its weapons push. The two-day exercise — the sixth since June last year — kicked off in waters near the Korean peninsula and Japan, Seoul’s defence ministry said. “During the drill, Aegis warships from…

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Mt Hope installed as 'UK's highest peak'

Mt Hope installed as 'UK's highest peak'

Image copyrightBAS/Alan Vaughan Image caption Mount Hope is more than twice the height of Ben Nevis in ScotlandBritain has a new tallest mountain. Mt Hope, which is sited in the part of the Antarctic claimed by the UK, was recently re-measured and found to tower above the previous title holder, Mt Jackson, by a good 50m (160ft). Hope is now put at 3,239m (10,626ft); Jackson is 3,184m (10,446ft). The map-makers at the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) were prompted to take another look at the mountains because of concerns for the…

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