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    Not so instant millionaire: Fitness instructor, 21, makes a fortune after investing $2000 in internet currency - and then forgetting about it

    A 21-year-old fitness instructor has had a stroke of incredible luck, with a forgotten investment of $2000 now worth more than a million dollars.Despite his luck, the Melbourne man is unwilling to re-invest his newfound fortune in anything traditional, such as a house, and says he will start a business and travel instead.Jordan Travers, who lives in Melbourne, purchased $2000 of internet currency Ethereum four years ago.He promptly forgot about his risky investment until the currency made headlines, he told the Herald Sun. [media_photo id="891626" height="638" width="634" alt="Jordan Travers, 21, purchased $2000 worth of Ethereum four years ago and ...

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    Australia's first dementia suburb with houses, a supermarket and a cinema to be built in Tasmania in $25million project

    Australia's first specially-designed suburb for those living with dementia will be built in Tasmania.The $25 million Korongee project is being built in the suburb of Glenorchy in Hobart and will provide 15 houses, a supermarket, cinema, cafe, beauty salon and gardens.The project is backed by aged care provider Glenview Community Services, health sector superannuation fund HESTA and the Commonwealth Government. A concept image of Korongee, Australia's first suburban dementia village in TasmaniaThe purpose-built village draws inspiration from international models, including De Hogeweyk village in ...

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    Wildfires cover Yosemite National Park in thick smoke as visitors are unable to see towering vistas

    The picturesque vistas of Yosemite Valley have been hidden behind a cloud of thick smoke due to the raging Detwiler fire.Several classic areas, including the Tunnel View overlook on Highway 41 and the El Capitan and Half Dome formations, were hardly visible behind a gray curtain at the section of Yosemite National Park in California. Approximately 50,000 visitors flock each summer weekend to Yosemite Valley, which remains open - not deterring tourists from seeing the large granite structures. [media_photo id="891576" height="417" width="634" alt="The picturesque vistas of Yosemite Valley have been hidden behind a cloud of smoke (pictured) due to the ...

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    'I turned around, and I heard a shot': Woman describes the moment a road rage driver shot her boyfriend,19, dead as they drove along the highway

    A Texas man was shot dead in front of his horrified girlfriend in a vicious road rage attack on Wednesday.Kristina Huggins, 19, and her boyfriend Dylan Spaid were preparing to merge onto Interstate 20 in Arlington when Spaid and a driver of a dark sedan got into a brief altercation. Huggins told WFAA the driver tried to cut them off and moments later, the car pulled up to their truck on the driver's side, rolled down their passenger-side window and shot into their vehicle.'Then I turned around, and I heard a shot,' Huggins said. The bullet had struck 19-year-old Spaid ...

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    Parents' fears over missing teenager who vanished three days ago as she walked to the school bus with her brother

    Parents are fearing the worst for their daughter who vanished three days ago after walking to the school bus stop with her brother. Jodie Binks-Brown, 13, was last seen before 8am Friday morning when she walked to the school bus stop with her brother in Romsey, about an hour north of Melbourne, Victoria. Jodie told her brother she'd forgotten her shoes and went home to get them, but she didn't return to catch the bus with her brother. [media_photo id="891524" height="868" width="634" alt="Jodie Binks-Brown, 13, (pictured) was last seen before 8am Friday morning when she walked to the school bus ...

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    Angry protests erupt at 'racist' Brooklyn bar that serves 40 ounces of rose wine in paper bags and brags about its 'genuine' bullet holes in the wall

    Protest erupted at a Brooklyn bar on Saturday amid anger at the owner's decision to make a feature of a 'bullet damaged' wall on the property, sell wine in 40 ounce bottles and suggest she might wrap beverages in paper bags.Dozens met up outside Summerhill, a 'boozy sandwich shop' in Crown Heights neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York to speak out on the 'bar's commodification of stereotypes that only serve to hurt the community.'The area has been rapidly gentrifying in recent years and the owner - Canadian former corporate lawyer Becca Brennan - has been accused of racism for trading on ...

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    Teen thugs hurl 10kg bumper from the roof of a shopping centre onto a car where a mother and daughter were sitting

    A mother and daughter were lucky to escape without serious injury after a 10kg projectile allegedly hurled by teen thugs smashed their windscreen.The pair were leaving the Stockland Shopping Centre at Wetherill Park when their car was struck by a rubber 'vehicle stopper' thrown from the rooftop.Police searched the complex and found two 13-year-old boys who were allegedly captured on CCTV at the scene. The passengers escaped serious injury when a ...

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    Fourth man is arrested in horrific Queens sex attack: Twenty-year-old is charged with 'forcing a woman, 50, to perform oral sex at gun point' just half a block away from her church

    A fourth man has been arrested and charged in the robbery and sex attack of a woman heading home from her New York City church.Isaiah Shorter, 20, of Jamaica, Queens, is the most recent man to be arrested, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown.He faces up to 25 years in prison if convicted, and is being held on $500,000 bail.Justin Williams, 17; Julisses Ginel, 19; and Brandon Walker, 20, were previously arrested on Thursday. Bail is also set at $500,000 for each of them and they are due in court on July 28. [media_photo id="891425" height="373" width="306" alt="Isaiah Shorter, ...

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    Miracle baby who defied doctors' odds to survive becomes a mother for the first time despite having surgery 150 times

    After spending the first decade of her life in and out of hospital under the knife, Stefania Little, 24, quickly became known as Perth's million-dollar baby. Born with Hirschprungs disease, a incurable condition affecting the colon, Mrs Little told Daily Mail she didn't get to have a childhood.'It's horrible, really challenging ... I basically lived in hospital,' she said. Stefania Little (left) defied doctors after giving birth to ...

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    'Not even Eddie McGuire can save the AFL Footy Show': Social media users slam Collingwood president's return to Channel Nine programme

    Collingwood president and media personality Eddie McGuire is set to make a return to the AFL Footy Show next month. And while his return has set tongues wagging, not all of them have positive things to say.Juggling a bevy of media roles including a commentary and panelist role with Fox Footy alongside his presidency of the Collingwood Magpies left many wondering why the 52-year-old possibly needed another outlet for his opinions.'Glad to see Eddie McGuire finally given a platform,' one Twitter user sarcastically remarked. [media_photo id="891508" height="448" width="634" alt="Eddie McGuire announced his return to the AFL Footy Show on Friday ...

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    Outrage at Trump ally who urged former rival John McCain to resign after his 'grim' brain cancer diagnosis and then offered to take his job - two years after she lost to him

    A conservative Republican from Arizona vying for a US Senate seat was blasted Saturday for calling on party colleague John McCain to resign due to his recent cancer diagnosis.Senator Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, took to Twitter and criticized Kelli Ward, who plans on challenging McCain s colleague, Jeff Flake, for his Senate seat next year. In all the ways I measure good Senate colleagues (honor, class, integrity) Kelli Ward falls short. [People] like her aren't welcome in the US Sen,' Manchin said. People like Kelli Ward are what's wrong with politics today. The people of AZ deserve ...

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    Millenial social media star Jake Paul, 20, who terrorized his millionaire neighbors with parties and 'crazy stunts' is DROPPED by Disney

    Disney star Jake Paul who was accused of terrorizing his West Hollywood neighborhood was dropped by the network, but the Millennial 'influencer' insisted that he's 'outgrown' the channel.The 20-year-old made the announcement Saturday evening on Twitter. He said he'll be parting ways with Disney just days after the accusations made headlines.Paul has portrayed Dirk on Disney Channel's Bizaardvark for the last two years.'My team, Disney Channel, and I have come to the agreement it's finally time for me to move from the Disney family and Bizaardvark,' Paul said in the statement posted to his Twitter. The YouTube star, who is ...

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    Man stabbed in the back outside a pub in Sydney during brawl - as police hunt for the attacker

    A man was stabbed during a brawl outside a pub in Sydney's northwest overnight.The 31-year-old was stabbed in the lower back at Kellyville Ridge just after 1am on Sunday morning during an altercation with another man at Ettamogah Hotel, police said.He was rushed to Westmead Hospital for treatment and remains in a serious condition. A man was stabbed during a brawl outside the Ettamogah pub in Sydney's northwest overnight [media_photo id="891520" height="325" width="634" alt="The 31-year-old was stabbed in the lower back ...

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    Desperate search for missing boy, 12, who vanished on Friday - as his mother pleads for him to come home

    A desperate search is underway for a boy and a teenager who have been reported missing since last week.The first boy identified as Nicholas, 12, who was last seen at Racecourse Rd, in Hamilton, an inner northern suburb of Brisbane on Friday around 4.20pm.His worried mother told the Courier Mail that she feared for her son's welfare since he went missing. Nicholas (pictured) was last seen at the Racecourse Rd, in Hamilton, on Friday around 4.20pm'Nicholas, we just love you darling, ...

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    Man charged with trying to sell $500MILLION worth of paintings that were stolen during the biggest art heist in US history (even though he had no idea where they are)

    Todd Desper, 47, of Beckley, West Virginia, is accused of trying to sell two oil paintings he didn't have access to which were stolen from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in March 1990 A West Virginia was charged after he tried to fetch millions of dollars for two oil paintings he did not have access to that were stolen in the largest ...

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