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 2018-01-16 08:40 

9 News

From Disneyland to 'house of horrors'...

The parents of 13 children in California have been arrested and charged with their torture in bizarre circumstances. Louise and David Turpin are in police custody on $US9million bail after one of their children fled their home in southern California yeste...

 2018-01-16 08:39 

9 News

Ice junkie who left cyclist for dead wants jail term reduced...

An ice user who was jailed a minimum of four years for mowing down an innocent cyclist before leaving him for dead wants her jail sentence reduced. Rebekah Stewart, 24, was high on ice when she got behind the wheel and struck father-of-two Christian Ashby...

 2018-01-16 08:36 

9 News

Laughing coward punch attacker challenged to fight in the ring...

A thug who laughed and took selfies after dodging jail time over a brutal coward punch attack is now preparing to fight again. Caleb Maraku was last week sentenced to 12 months' probation for delivering a sickening blow that knocked a teenager unconsc...

 2018-01-16 08:29 

ABC Australia

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Police shoot at their own in PNG, prompting drinking crackdown...

Senior police in Papua New Guinea promise to discipline officers who fired shots into a Port Moresby police barracks in retaliation for an assault on a man in their unit....

 2018-01-16 08:29 

ABC Australia

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'With heavy hearts' Crinkling News founders announce end of children's paper...

Less than a year after it was saved by a crowdfunding push, Crinkling News — Australia's only dedicated newspaper for children — will fold for good, with its editors saying a "larger organisation with deeper pockets" would be neede...

 2018-01-16 08:29 

Radio Australia

Papua New Guinea police crack down on drinking after officer-on-officer shooting...

Senior police in Papua New Guinea promise to discipline officers who fired shots into a Port Moresby police barracks in retaliation for an assault on a man in their unit....

 2018-01-16 08:27 

Courier Mail

Djoker slams baseless bombshell claim...

NOVAK Djokovic has slapped down suggestions he tried to convince players on the ATP tour of the need to demand more prizemoney, saying portraits being painted of him as a "greedy" man are unfair....

 2018-01-16 08:26 

Courier Mail

LAC down Rockets in fiery contest...

NBA: The LA Clippers downed Houston by 11 points in a fiery contest that allegedly spilled over into the locker rooms....

 2018-01-16 08:24 

Courier Mail

Concern about increase in blood cancer diagnoses...

There's growing concern about the number of Australians diagnosed with blood cancer. While the survival rate has improved for the youngest patients, attention is turning to adults as the Leukemia Foundation launched it's 20th World's Greatest ...

 2018-01-16 08:22 

9 News

The growing number of Australians battling blood cancer...

There is growing concern as the number of Australians diagnosed with blood cancer continues to rise. Four-year-old Lucy Stainer and three-year-old Maddison Geuenich are both courageous little fighters. The pair and their families facing the toughest of ba...

 2018-01-16 08:17 

Courier Mail

Woman dies 1 week after crash...

A WOMAN has died after a serious crash in Adelaide's south last week....

 2018-01-16 08:16 

Courier Mail

Erebus signs young gun Brown for Enduro Cup...

EREBUS Motorsport will have one of the youngest combinations on the Bathurst 1000 grid in 2018....

 2018-01-16 08:15 

Radio Australia

Bodies recovered from suspected North Korean 'ghost ship' wreckage in Japan...

Local police are investigating the identities of eight badly decomposed bodies found washed ashore from a presumed North Korean "ghost ship" in central Japan....

 2018-01-16 08:13 

ABC Australia

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Fans have made a hit Harry Potter movie prequel with Warner Bros' blessing...

Harry Potter fans make their own free-to-watch film that chronicles villain Lord Voldemort's past — and it's already racked up more than 6 million views....

 2018-01-16 08:13 

Radio Australia

Harry Potter spin-off movie Voldemort: Origins of the Heir 'surprisingly good', viewed millions of times...

Harry Potter fans make their own free-to-watch film that chronicles villain Lord Voldemort's past — and it's already racked up more than 6 million views....

 2018-01-16 08:12 

ABC Australia

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8 bodies recovered from suspected North Korean 'ghost ship' wreckage...

Local police are investigating the identities of eight badly decomposed bodies found washed ashore from a presumed North Korean "ghost ship" in central Japan....

 2018-01-16 08:10 

Courier Mail

Orocobre delivers strong quarterly results...

Orocobre has delivered a strong December quarter results, with record quarterly production of 3,937 tonnes of lithium carbonate at a FOB cash cost of US$3,946 (A$4,959)/tonne....

 2018-01-16 08:10 

Courier Mail

20 hurt as German bus crashes into house...

At least 20 people have been injured after a school bus crashed into a house in south-western Germany, according to police....

 2018-01-16 08:10 

Courier Mail

Kids' newspaper can't afford to stay open...

Children's newspaper Crinkling News says it cannot afford to keep publishing eight months after a $200,000 crowd-funding campaign to stay open....

 2018-01-16 08:10 

Courier Mail

Car smashes into Qld home...

A man who smashed a car into the lounge room of a Loganlea home in Queensland's southeast has been found by police and taken to hospital after fleeing the scene....

 2018-01-16 08:02 

Radio Australia

Sac full of funnel web spiders good news for NSW reptile park seeking specific venom...

A video showing dozens of tiny funnel webs bursting from an egg may leave some squirming, but it has excited one reptile park, which intends to use the sought-after spiders to create anti-venom....

 2018-01-16 08:00 

ABC Australia

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Sac full of funnel web spiders good news for reptile park seeking venom...

A video showing dozens of tiny funnel webs bursting from an egg may leave some squirming, but it has excited one reptile park, which intends to use the sought-after spiders to create anti-venom....

 2018-01-16 08:00 

ABC Australia

[ Northern Territory ]

Darwin storm that tore off roof 'not severe enough for warning'...

The wild storm brought down trees and powerlines, and tore the roof off a building near the Duck Pond mooring basin near the city's CBD, but the Bureau of Meteorology says wind gusts did not reach the 90-kilometre-per-hour threshold to trigger a warni...

 2018-01-16 08:00 

ABC Australia

[ Northern Territory ]

Darwin Storm...

A storm hit Darwin's CBD hard and fast on Monday, January 15, 2018, and the Bureau of Meteorology has defended its decision not to issue a severe storm warning....

 2018-01-16 08:00 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

NSW resident brings in funnel web sac to local reptile park...

The Australian Reptile Park has published footage of them opening a sac of live baby funnel web spiders that was found by a local resident....

 2018-01-16 07:53 

ABC Australia

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Kriste Johnston to don mayoral robes for Glenorchy again...

Champagne corks fly as Kristie Johnston tells supporters she has won 15,000 of the 18,000 votes in her bid to return as mayor, as it is also revealed Matt Stevenson has secured the position as her deputy....

 2018-01-16 07:48 

news.com.au

Why negative gearing will never be scrapped...

DESPITE ongoing debate, politicians will never scrap negative gearing for one simple reason, Australian economist Saul Eslake has said....

 2018-01-16 07:46 

Radio Australia

Australian Open: Destanee Aiava compared to Serena Williams after loss to Simona Halep...

Australian teen Destanee Aiava draws comparisons to Serena Williams following a spirited straight-sets loss to world number one Simona Halep in the opening round of the Australian Open....

 2018-01-16 07:44 

Courier Mail

Brisbane home boasts 50 metre waterslide...

This home that is for sale in Brisbane's north comes with one very unique addition: a fully functional 50 metre water slide...

 2018-01-16 07:44 

Courier Mail

Man arrested after erratic driving in Melbourne's CBD...

A man has been arrested after driving erratically in Wellington Parade in Melbourne's CBD. Police received reports of an erratic driver this afternoon and pursued the vehicle....

 2018-01-16 07:41 

Courier Mail

Man arrested after erratic driving in Melbourne's CBD...

A man has been arrested after driving erratically in Wellington Parade in Melbourne's CBD. Police received reports of an erratic driver this afternoon and pursued the vehicle....

 2018-01-16 07:41 

Courier Mail

Bridge collapse kills nine construction workers in Colombia...

At least nine construction workers have been killed and five injured when a partially-constructed bridge collapsed in central Colombia. The bridge, located in Chirajara on the border of Cundinamarca and Meta provinces, was to be part of the highway that c...

 2018-01-16 07:39 

Radio Australia

How rising sea levels could shrink Australia and spark a coastal exodus...

With global sea levels expected to rise by up to a metre by 2100, we can learn much from archaeology about how people coped in the past with changes in sea level....

 2018-01-16 07:39 

Courier Mail

Cruise hell: 'They laughed while he drowned'...

"I CAN'T believe I laughed at that man drowning."...

 2018-01-16 07:38 

Courier Mail

Man's money-saving hack gets him arrested...

A MAN travelling from Iceland to England was arrested at Iceland Keflavk International Airport for attempting to avoid an excess luggage fee by wearing eight pairs of pants and 10 shirts....

 2018-01-16 07:37 

Courier Mail

'Killing season': Worst time to visit hospital...

JANUARY is the quietest month in Australia. But for hospitals, which provide care 24 hours a day, seven days a week, January is a time of big transition....

 2018-01-16 07:35 

Radio Australia

Firefighter catches young girl thrown from third-floor balcony in Georgia apartment blaze...

Chaotic footage captures the moment a firefighter catches a young child, thrown to safety by her father from the third floor of a burning apartment building....

 2018-01-16 07:35 

9 News

Cannabis plants stolen from WA police at guarded crime scene...

WA Police have been left scratching their heads after dozens of cannabis plants were snatched from a crime scene while it was under guard. About 100 plants went missing after police allegedly uncovered a grow house at a semi-rural property in Anketell on ...

 2018-01-16 07:34 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Firefighter filmed catching girl thrown from third-floor balcony...

Chaotic footage captures the moment a firefighter catches a young child, thrown to safety by her father from the third floor of a burning apartment building....

 2018-01-16 07:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

After 30 years, family hope a $500,000 reward will answer questions on death...

Mark Anthony Haines' mother, father and grandmother went to their graves never knowing how he died....

 2018-01-16 07:29 

ABC Australia

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Pool safety overhaul still in 'early stages' two years after toddler's death...

It's been two years since the drowning death of a 21-month-old boy in a Canberra backyard, but the ACT Government appears no closer to forcing pool owners to meet modern safety standards....

 2018-01-16 07:28 

ABC Australia

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No stadium for you: Public warned to stay away from Perth Stadium open day...

The highly-anticipated $1.6 billion venue opens its doors for the first time this Sunday, but if you aren't one of the 110,000 people who have a ticket for the occasion, organisers warn you to steer clear....

 2018-01-16 07:25 

Courier Mail

'Carnage' after NSW crash kills two...

Two people have died and several others have been injured in a major crash involving seven vehicles near Dubbo in NSW's central west....

 2018-01-16 07:23 

9 News

WA named one of the most affordable states for childhood education...

Western Australia has been named one of the most affordable places in the nation to educate a child born this year with costs across three schooling sectors tipped to fall. Public and faith-based educations in country WA are predicted to be the cheapest i...

 2018-01-16 07:23 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Livestock export standards review 'long overdue': RSPCA...

Animal welfare advocates say the review of Australia's livestock export standards is long overdue and necessary....

 2018-01-16 07:22 

Courier Mail

Winter Bear Coby Grant...

Australian singer Coby Grant wrote "Winter Bear" to honour a family whose baby was stillborn....

 2018-01-16 07:16 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Roads Minister 'disturbed' by horror two days on NSW roads...

Preliminary data from the NSW Centre for Road Safety shows the number of fatalities related to heavy truck crashes climbed from 56 in 2016 to 81 last year....

 2018-01-16 07:11 

The Age

Don't slug taxpayers, fix health insurance, says AMA...

The Australian Medical Association says private health insurers should address low quality and sometimes...

 2018-01-16 07:09 

Radio Australia

Meet Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the only person pardoned by US President Donald Trump...

The newly announced Arizona Senate candidate is described as the toughest sheriff in America and he's certainly the most controversial....

 2018-01-16 07:05 

ABC Australia

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Meet Sheriff Joe, the only person pardoned by Donald Trump...

The newly announced Arizona Senate candidate is described as the toughest sheriff in America and he's certainly the most controversial....

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