What's news? 7 things that happened this week

Baby dinosaurs, triumphant Tigers, and wombat island. Welcome to the week that was... sorta.

Taylor time

Taylor Swift has posted a countdown clock on her socials (ending on April 26). What could it mean?! Let the theories fly!

They will rebuild it

Notre-Dame, the 850-year-old French cathedral, suffered heavy fire damage and was reportedly "15-30 minutes" from total destruction. On the bright side, more than €650m was raised just hours after the blaze to put towards a rebuilding effort.

Outta the Woods

Tiger Woods won his first PGA Masters title in 14 years at Augusta National, bringing his tally of major titles to 15.

Sweet streams

K-Pop boy band BTS has shattered the record for most YouTube views in the first 24 hours, with "Boy With Luv" receiving over 98 million views. They replace last week's record-holders, K-Pop girl group BLACKPINK. Let's see what happens to this record next week...


An Indiana man is suing his parents for approx $87K for throwing out his porn collection, which was valued (by whom and how, we're unsure) at $29K...

Wombat island

A unique subspecies of wombat (only three subspecies exist) has been identified on Maria Island, just off the coast of Tasmania. The island is free from wombat mange, making it a safe haven for thousands of the stubby cuties.

Jurassic purchase

Got a spare $2.95m lying around the house? Perfect! That's just enough to get you a (reportedly) 68-million-year-old baby T rex skeleton on eBay.

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