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Recent articles by Helen:

"I use the skills every day." 10 women share where their arts degree led them.

What jobs can I get from arts degree? 10 Australian women share what they learn from their arts degree and what jobs it got them. → Read More

14 years ago, 'Farmer Dave' came out on Big Brother. This is his life as a dad now.

Fourteen years ago, David Graham came out on Big Brother. This is his life as a dad now. → Read More

Two adopted kids and an unexpected pregnancy: Inside Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelley’s family life.

katherine heigl kids: As the mother of a black daughter, Katherine Heigl is feeling anguish over the death of George Floyd. → Read More

Leo, Theo, Arlo, Hugo: Why all the cool kids are being given names ending in O.

Top baby names Australia 2019: The top Aussie baby names have been released and there's one noticeable trend. Baby names ending in O are all the rave. → Read More

'We've... lied about what's closed': 17 parents share their lockdown confessions.

We gathered some of our favourite COVID-19 parenting confessions to help you navigate the world of parenting with no breaks from your kids. → Read More

Abandoned by her dad and a tell-all book by her mum: Jen Aniston's complicated family life.

jennifer aniston parents: Friends actor, Jen Aniston has had a complicated relationship with her family. Here's what's happened since their rekindling. → Read More

"I still feel like it's wrong." The childcare dilemma bringing parents to breaking point.

Coronavirus childcare: Parents are unsure whether to send the kids to childcare if state government guidelines allow, or work from home and look after them. → Read More

10 years ago, Lisa won The Biggest Loser. Now she just wants her daughter back home.

In 2010, Lisa Hose won the Biggest Loser Australia. Now Hose is turning to the media because her daughter, Chelsea, is trapped overseas due to coronavirus. → Read More

EXPLAINER: Exactly what you can and can't do in a public park right now.

Can I go to the park? As more coronavirus restrictions come into place, here's what you can and can't do in Australian parks and open spaces right now. → Read More

OPINION: We need to stop saying coronavirus is "only" killing old people.

Coronavirus death rate: "Don't worry, only old people are at risk." When did we decide that elderly people’s lives don’t matter? → Read More

Dr. Amie Harwick was once Drew Carey's fiancée. 2 weeks ago, she was murdered.

Dr Amie Harwick was engaged to comedian Drew Carrey in 2018. She was found dead in LA 10 days ago. There is so much more to her than just the headlines. → Read More

Twice-divorced parents and a naked arrest: The rollercoaster life of Matthew McConaughey.

Matthew McConaughey was on a Rotary exchange when he came to Australia to study. When he started skipping classes, the principal suggested he started work. → Read More

Australia met Ben Zabel on Big Brother 2013. Here's what his life looks like now.

It's been seven years since Ben Zabel graced our TVs in Australian Big Brother. Here's exactly what he's been up to since. → Read More

In 2008, audiences thought Travis Keyser was 'bullied' on Big Brother. This is his life now.

His now-wife Carisa didn’t even catch a glimpse of him when he was on TV back in 2008. → Read More

In 2007, 21-year-old hairdresser Aleisha Cowcher won Big Brother. This is her life now.

In 2007, Aleisha Cowcher edged out Zach Douglas to winning $450,000 in Big Brother. The way she spent it surprised lots of people. → Read More

Student Helene Pruszynski was raped and murdered in 1980. A beer mug just led to an arrest.

And a listener of The Murder Squad podcast may be able to claim some credit. → Read More

Daphne, Bessie and Sybil: The 100-year rule says baby names from the 1920s are coming back.

There’s supposed to be a 100-year rule for baby naming, meaning that there are a few 1920s baby names set to make a return in our new 20s decade. → Read More

After Clare was cautioned for a minor offence, a DNA swab exposed her dad as a murderer.

In 1984 Melanie Road was violently murdered by UK man, Christopher Hampton. 31 years later, his daughter's routine DNA swab bought him to justice. → Read More

Poisoned drinks, sex tapes and suicide petitions: The dark side of K-pop.

Despite being such light, poppy music, K-pop has a dark side. There have been poisoned drinks, sex tapes and suicide petitions over the past few years. → Read More

A model told the whole world she was transgender. Within days, her story unravelled.

Savage x Fenty model Carissa Pinkston got slammed for transphobic comments. So she pretended to be transgender, now she's finally confessed to lying. → Read More