THE MAN found guilty of killing hitch-hiker Stephen John Ward has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for manslaughter.


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A FRENCH hitchhiker who lashed out after being marooned with his thumb out at a NZ tourist hot-spot has vowed to hitch a...

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A HITCHHIKER trying to get to Byron Bay hit the jackpot when Chris Hemsworth pulled over — and this was no ordinary lift.

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