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GALLERY: Aussie takes out ladies classic

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PLAYERS from across the world brought their a-game to the Australian Ladies Classic...

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Dramatic rescue of child from under train

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Dreamworld victim’s husband breaks silence

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Babysitter charged with murder over little Connor’s death

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Police have charged a 40-year-old woman with murder

Caller’s shock admission live on air

Caller’s shock admission live on air

Man’s admission showed just how broken the system is

Serious injuries: Man hit by car on Hwy airlifted

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‘Angry kid’: Killer dad’s relatives speak

‘Angry kid’: Killer dad’s relatives speak

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Woman says half-kilo of weed and seeds for ‘arthritic horse’

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Mum allegedly injected urine into daughter

Mum allegedly injected urine into daughter

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    Male violence is an endemic problem

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    Domestic violence crisis: How do we end this nightmare?

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    Claire Harvey: Why isn’t Michelle Bridges in prison?

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      'Having dogs and pets will become more acceptable in public places'

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        Tait blows personal bests out of water at national titles

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          One team has unquestionably won our 2020 ratings.

          Anthem boycotts out of tune with reality

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          All Blacks star drops code-swap bomb

          All Blacks star drops code-swap bomb

          All Blacks star has dramatically singled out two NRL clubs.

          Dumped leaders need to ask teammates tough questions

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          Being dumped from a leadership role can be a tough pill to swallow.

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            "It's like being a single parent a lot of the time."

            Community rally behind missing man

            Community rally behind missing man

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            RFS captain never saw fire move so fast the day “s*** hit the fan”

            GALLERY: Yamba Water Slide Day

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              What's on the big screen this week

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                Lifestyle

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                          A $40 million warehouse project developed by a national company will jobs for up to 400 construction workers, with 130 people needed once it’s operational.

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