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Is this the next Daniel Ricciardo? Meet the teenager tipped to be Australia's next F1 star - as a motorsport legend backs him to go all the way

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Australian F1 legend Mark Webber has tipped a young-gun Aussie driver to become the nation's next Formula One star. Oscar Piastri, 19, from Melbourne, is steadily climbing up the international racing ranks and has made a stunning debut in Formula 3 - a feeder series to F1. His manager, nine-time F1 race winner Webber, said Piastri's 'sensational trajectory' could see him racing on the Grand Prix grid 'in a couple of years'.  'F3 is the most intense learning he can have at his age and he's going extraordinarily well. The goal is absolutely that he'll race Formula One,' Webber, who retired from F1 in 2013, told Nine.     Oscar Piastri (pictured left), 19, from Melbourne has been tipped as Australia's next Formula One champion who could replace Australian motorsport legend Daniel Ricciardo Piastri (pictured right) has made waves in the formula racing world after ranking first in the F3 championships this year with the help of manager and forme

Look now, Locky! Nicole Campbell debuts hunky new boyfriend after being brutally dumped by via Zoom on The Bachelor

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Bachelor reject Nicole Campbell has debuted her new boyfriend! Less than 24 hours after her brutal Zoom dumping by Bachelor Locky Gilbert aired on Wednesday night, the blonde bombshell appears far from heartbroken. '2020 has been a pretty wild ride, but got a whole lot brighter when this hunk walked in,' she captioned an Instagram post on Thursday with new partner, Luke Brotherton. Scroll down for video      Moving on! Nicole Campbell debuted her new boyfriend Luke Brotherton on Thursday  - a day after being brutally dumped by via Zoom by Locky Gilbert on The Bachelor The professional dancer, 26, had confirm she had happily moved on from Locky with another man during an interview on  KIIS FM's Kyle And Jackie O Show on Thursday. Nicole confessed: 'I actually met someone not too long after finishing filming.' The pair were excited to finally reveal their romance after being forced to keep their relationship a secret until Nicole's official exit from the dating

'How can 40 people just vanish': Best friend of Australian on board livestock ship that disappeared off Japanese coast begs with Scott Morrison to continue the search

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William Mainprize, from Sydney, was one of 43 crewmen and 6,000 on board the ship, the Gulf Livestock 1, when it was struck by a wild typhoon on Friday The best mate of an Australian stockman who vanished when a livestock ship capsized off the coast of Japan has begged for Scott Morrison to help find his friend. William Mainprize, from Sydney, was one of 43 crewmen on board the ship, the Gulf Livestock 1, when it was struck by a  wild typhoon on Friday. The vessel was carrying 6,000 animals.  A desperate search was launched for the missing crew, which included two Australians and two New Zealanders, after the distress call was made. But as the days pass without word, hope is beginning to fade.  Japan's coast guard suspended its full-time search on Wednesday after failing to find any more survivors since rescuing a Filipino sailor on Friday.  Mr Mainprize's friend Tom Suttorr has now made a desperate plea for the Australian Government  to offer assistance to keep the search goin

Brian Austin Green gets support from friends on coffee run in LA amid heartbreak split from Megan Fox

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He is going through a high-profile split from Megan Fox. And on Wednesday, Brian Austin Green got support from some friends on an outing in Los Angeles. The former Beverly Hills, 90210 star, 47, was seen grabbing an iced coffee with his pals and then shared hugs before heading off. Separated: Brian Austin Green was seen grabbing an iced coffee in LA on Wednesday amid his ongoing high-profile split from wife Megan Fox Green was dressed casually in a black t-shirt and blue cotton pants with elasticated cuffs. He added Converse sneakers and a camo face mask and sported sunglasses. Green and Transformers star Fox had started dating after meeting on the set of a TV sitcom in 2004. Following an on-off-on again engagement, the pair tied the knot in 2010. They have three children together - Noah, who turns eight later this month, Bodhi, six, and Journey, four.  Relaxed: Green, 47, was dressed casually in a black t-shirt and blue cotton pants with elasticated cuffs. He added Converse sneakers a

The Masked Singer judge Urzila Carlson reveals the subtle hints that give away a star's identity... and they have nothing to do with the cryptic clues or performances

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Urzila Carlson replaced Lindsay Lohan as a judge on The Masked Singer this season. And it seems the 44-year-old comedian hasn't wasted any time developing a keen eye for guessing the celebrities behind the masks. She told Who magazine on Thursday that she paid close attention to less-obvious clues, such as the singer's body type and even their gait. Keen eye: Urzila Carlson replaced Lindsay Lohan as a judge on The Masked Singer this season - and it seems she has developed a keen eye for guessing the celebrities behind the masks  'Rather than focus on the voice, I've been studying people's height and body shapes. So if some big muscular guy is in the costume, he could be a rugby player,' she said. 'If the person looks like they could run underneath a coffee table, it's probably Dannii Minogue trying on a costume!' she joked. Urzila also admitted that she did 'CSI-level' investigating on the Instagram accounts of local celebrities. Subtle clues

'She fought the hell out of it': Tragedy as youthful mother who owned iconic NZ music venue dies aged 61 - after cancer rapidly spread through her lungs and brain during lockdown

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A beloved mother and owner of a high-profile music venue in New Zealand has died after a gruelling battle with cancer. Gabrielle Mullins, 61, was diagnosed with stage four cancer in her lungs, brain and other areas around her body in March before the country was placed into lockdown. The mother-of-one was due to undergo experimental treatment but tragically died on August 27 surrounded by loved ones. Ms Mullins has since been remembered as a 'force of nature' who fought her illness to the end. Gabrielle Mullins has died after a gruelling battle with stage four cancer  The 61-year-old had ran the gig venue, Powerstation, along with her partner Peter Campbell in Auckland since 2009. The venue had welcomed the likes of international stars like Lorde and Kendrick Lamar, and had been voted Best Large Music Venue in New Zealand in 2014. A GiveALittle fundraiser had been set up to raise money so Ms Mullins could undergo the highly expensive Keytruda treatment. Keytruda, which is unfu

Bob Woodward dismisses claims he could have saved lives sooner if he had published Trump's COVID-19 comments earlier because he didn't know where the president was 'getting his information' and if it was true

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Bob Woodward has dismissed claims that he could've saved lives had he published President Donald Trump's comments about the coronavirus sooner.  Trump talked in private about the 'deadly' coronavirus in February, even as he was declaring to America it was no worse than the flu and insisting it was under control, according to Woodward's new book, Rage.  The president said Wednesday that he was just being a 'cheerleader' for the nation and trying to keep everyone calm. Since March, US health officials have reported more than 6.3 million cases of the virus and at least 191,000 deaths.  But critics have claimed that Woodward could have saved lives had he published Trump's remarks early on.  Washington Post journalist, Erik Wemple, recently interviewed Woodward about the aforementioned claim. 'Addressing only issues of process, Woodward said that when Trump talked about coronavirus -- "deadly stuff" -- in their Feb. 7 interview, he didn't k

Now, Ashley Benson steps out with boyfriend G-Eazy for coffee run in LA... amid reports that Ashley's ex Cara Delevingne is 'dating' HIS ex Halsey

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In a twist, it seems that this pair of lovebirds' respective exes have shacked up themselves. But Ashley Benson and beau G-Eazy didn't look bothered in the slightest on Wednesday, when the pair were seen loving it up outside a Kreation Organic Juicery with cold drinks in Los Angeles, California. Pretty Little Liars star Benson, 30, had her man's arm around her as they held on to their beverages, both wearing face masks as a measure of protection against the still-prevalent coronavirus pandemic.  Under his arm: Ashley Benson and beau G-Eazy were seen loving it up outside a Kreation Organic Juicery with cold drinks in Los Angeles on Wednesday Ashley stepped out in a vintage black Romeo + Juliet t-shirt featuring the visage of Leonardo DiCaprio set against a floral motif. She paired this with black leggings, and worn-looking sneakers.   The actress and ex of Cara Delevingne had her blond hair in a half bun, and she wore yellow sunshades. Boyfriend G-Eazy, 31, matched her in he