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Thor, Loki meet real heroes

Thor, Loki meet real heroes

The actors took time out from shooting the third installment of their superhero saga, Thor: Ragnarok, to visit patients at the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital in South Brisbane. They're the real heroes. 11-year-old Koen Weir asked Chris: "What is it like getting to be a superhero or supervillain?" Lives were changed when 33-year-old Hemsworth and 35-year-old Hiddleston made a decision to visit patients at a children's hospital with one common goal in mind - spreading happiness! Thor: ...


Paul Manafort Resigns as Chairman of Trump Campaign

Paul Manafort Resigns as Chairman of Trump Campaign

Trump praised Manafort's work on the campaign and called him a "true professional". "You can get rid of Manafort, but that doesn't end the odd bromance Trump has with Putin". Trump suggested in an interview last month that he supported Russia's invasion of Crimea, and language in the Republican Party platform that referenced supporting Ukrainian nationalists was removed .



Attack underway at American University in Afghan capital

Massoud Hossaini, a photographer for the Associated Press who was also in a classroom along with 15 students when the attack started, recounted her experience for AP. ABC further reported that the attack has stopped, as confirmed by local police. "A small number of advisers from the Resolute Support Mission is now assisting Afghan forces as they respond".


Oil prices down in Asia, Brent stays below $50

Oil prices down in Asia, Brent stays below $50

Oil prices were already down this morning after data released by the American Petroleum Institute showed yesterday that United States crude inventories rose by 4.46m barrels in the week ending 19 August. Prices had closed higher Tuesday on news that Iran was willing to join calls by OPEC and Russian Federation for production curbs after scuttling previous efforts to reach a deal in April.