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Mental health groups are calling for an urgent renaming of the popular children's breakfast cereal 'Froot Loops.' "All too often, the term 'fruit loop' is used to describe someone with a mental illness," says one activist. "The cereal is spelt...
An elderly self-serving commentator still desperate for attention has signed an exclusive deal with subscription TV channel Sky News to host a weeknight primetime program. Alan Jones will front his show - called 'Alan Jones' - at 8pm four nights...
Exclusive: DBT can reveal that state-backed Chinese hackers are infiltrating the inventory systems of major Australian chemists looking for baby formula supplies. DBT's China correspondent Jenna Henry was invited to watch the malicious hackers at work, on the strict condition...
ABC News has today announced the launch of an investigative unit, dedicated to uncovering more potentially racist brand names. "Brands are deeply engrained into Australian culture," says executive producer Will Diamond. "Our goal is to ensure no brand names cause...
A new report shows Indigenous Australians are completely ambivalent about the brand names of grocery items. "I literally couldn't give a fuck," says indigenous man Lyle Marlee. "I'm more worried about indigenous death in custody, land rights, and indigenous poverty." The...
The Prime Minister is denying claims that his decision to open stadiums to crowds of up to 10,000 is linked to the upcoming Hillsong convention in Sydney. "These are two completely seperate issues," says Scott Morrison. "The federal cabinet's announcement...
Social media giant Facebook has announced a new Pete Evans newsfeed blocking feature. "We want to give our users the option of making their newsfeed a Pete Evans - free zone," says Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook's own research shows many...
Controversial celebrity chef Pete Evans is taking the next step of his career, joining the 60 Minutes team as a full-time health reporter. "To be honest, I don't know that much about health or journalism, but I'm very happy to...
Actress and entrepreneur Lindsay Lohan's fall from grace continues today. A DBT photographer has captured the 33 year old looting in a West Hollywood shopping mall. "She was there looting among hundreds of others," says photographer Phil Henson. "But unlike the...
China has widened its Australian trade boycott, today announcing an 80% tariff on all Australian imports. From next Tuesday, Beijing says the tariff will be applied to Australian iron ore, coal, beef, goats, sheep, dairy and wine. The tariff has...

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