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Mon 26 Aug 2019

Much-loved teen’s brutal party death

Much-loved teen’s brutal party death

A Sydney teenager who wanted to change his life for the better never got the chance after a party with friends descended into chaos.

Couple who kept child home from school face court

premium_icon Couple who kept child home from school face court

A mother and father who kept their child home from school for almost 200 days claimed it was in response to bullying, social and health concerns.

AFL star opens up on ‘heartbreaking’ family tragedy

AFL star opens up on ‘heartbreaking’ family tragedy

It's been a year since Adelaide Crows star Rory Sloane and his wife Belinda went through a trauma no parent ever wants to face. Now, they've shared their story.

Leonardo DiCaprio’s pledge to save Amazon

Leonardo DiCaprio’s pledge to save Amazon

The fire-ravaged Amazon is receiving help in high places, with one of Hollywood’s biggest stars putting his money where his mouth is.

Unstable mine delays investigation

premium_icon Unstable mine delays investigation

Friends of the miner believed dead after he was buried alive at a Territory mine site on Saturday, have shared memories of the man described at a “great bloke”.

Teens’ campfire allegedly sparks intense blaze

premium_icon Teens’ campfire allegedly sparks intense blaze

An intense fire that tore through bushland on North Stradbroke Island is believed to have been sparked by five teenagers who unknowingly left a small campfire...

Queensland suburbs that won’t have NBN until 2022

premium_icon Queensland suburbs that won’t have NBN until 2022

Despite promises the NBN will be completed next year, more than 120 Aussie suburbs don’t even have a date for its arrival. SEE THE LIST

Sweethearts die minutes after marrying

Sweethearts die minutes after marrying

Two highschool sweethearts, who only ever wanted to get married, managed to share just minutes of their new wedded life together.

The Tim Paine issue nobody wants to talk about

premium_icon The Tim Paine issue nobody wants to talk about

At least Tim Paine can look forward to the likely return of Steve Smith but there is something else he also needs to return for the fourth Test at Lord’s.

Judge rejects request linked to Jay Brogden murder accused

premium_icon Judge rejects request linked to Jay Brogden murder accused

A case linked to the man accused of the 2007 cold case killing of Jay Brogden has been mentioned in Mackay District Court.

Dog rapist awaits sentencing in 'long and complex' case

premium_icon Dog rapist awaits sentencing in 'long and complex' case

THE court heard the New South Wales man, also guilty of break-ins and stealing underwear, had a complex variety of "sexual -philias".

Rare natural triplets born within an hour

premium_icon Rare natural triplets born within an hour

In a rare and “special situation”, the first triplets to be born at Sunshine Coast University Hospital weren’t the result of IVF.

‘Don’t get pregnant to him or I will do life’

premium_icon ‘Don’t get pregnant to him or I will do life’

A court has heard details of a former Lone Wolf bikie’s chilling calls to his former partner and a Triple 0 operator.

In arm lock, half-naked and strip searched on the road side

premium_icon In arm lock, half-naked and strip searched on the road side

Man's nightmare drug bust: Needles found in underpants during police strip search

Passer-by saves teenager with CPR skills

premium_icon Passer-by saves teenager with CPR skills

A trainee-nurse who stopped to give CPR saved young hit-and-run victim Preston Potter - and now his parents have a plea for the rest of Australia.

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