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Sat 26 May 2018

Harvey grins as he's charged with rape

Harvey grins as he's charged with rape

Prosecutor: He used his position, money and power into positions where he was able to violate them sexually.

Fri 25 May 2018

'I lost it all': Love scammers fleece grandmother of $300K

premium_icon 'I lost it all': Love scammers fleece grandmother of $300K

A DEVASTATED woman lost everything she owns, including her house and dog, to scammers who promised her love but instead cleaned out her bank account.

Killer jailed for murder of pregnant girlfriend

Killer jailed for murder of pregnant girlfriend

A SICK killer who stabbed his heavily pregnant partner 49 times in an ice-fuelled frenzy has been jailed, despite denying he murdered her.

Rick Thorburn gets life for killing Tiahleigh Palmer

Rick Thorburn gets life for killing Tiahleigh Palmer

RICK Thorburn has been sentenced to life for killing his foster daughter, Queensland schoolgirl Tiahleigh Palmer, after today pleading guilty to her 2015 murder.

Insta star pretends to point gun at police

Insta star pretends to point gun at police

THE girlfriend of bikie Ben “notorious” Geppert was filmed posing in the road in thigh-high boots on a wild night out a month before her arrest.

Weinstein ‘to turn himself in’

Weinstein ‘to turn himself in’

DISGRACED producer and alleged sexual harasser Harvey Weinstein will face authorities in New York over sex crime claims, according to a report.

Remains of missing teen found in drain pipe

Remains of missing teen found in drain pipe

EBBY Steppach vanished more than two years ago. She was classified as a missing person until police made a grisly discovery.

The code word that can help women in dangerous situations

The code word that can help women in dangerous situations

NORTH Coast police say this new initiative could help to stop violent attacks in our area.

Thu 24 May 2018

Aussie grandmother sentenced to death by hanging

Aussie grandmother sentenced to death by hanging

A Sydney grandmother has been sentenced to death by hanging in Malaysia.

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

A DISPUTE between two rural neighbours over a dead dog in southwest Queensland has left one man charged with assault and another with axe injuries.

Creepy commuter’s upskirting trick

Creepy commuter’s upskirting trick

WHILE they stood waiting for their train, women in Sydney had no idea they were being filmed by a creep using his camera phone.

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

UPDATE: A second man who was subject to a large-scale cross-border police manhunt has been arrested.

CCTV: Is this the Coast's worst trailer driver?

CCTV: Is this the Coast's worst trailer driver?

THE hunt is on for the driver of a Landcruiser who backed a trailer into a parked car in a Sunshine Coast car park before allegedly driving away.

Men sentenced for ‘worst’ rape police had seen

Men sentenced for ‘worst’ rape police had seen

TWO men who raped a medical student in a Brisbane alley — and bragged about it to mates afterwards — have been sentenced. WARNING: Graphic

Poisoned Russians ‘lucky to be alive’

Poisoned Russians ‘lucky to be alive’

THE daughter of a former Russian spy who was poisoned along with her father in a nerve agent attack in March, has opened up about the incident that left her in a...

Bail conditions eased for alleged child groomer

premium_icon Bail conditions eased for alleged child groomer

THE man has been 'fully compliant' to strict bail, the court heard.

Wed 23 May 2018

ARRESTED 'NAKED': Instagram bikie girl in 'head stomping'

ARRESTED 'NAKED': Instagram bikie girl in 'head stomping'

BIKIE couple “Notorious” Geppert and Allaina Vader are in custody after she allegedly bit a woman and stomped on her head.

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

ONE of the two wanted fugitives has been caught after an exhaustive manhunt near the New South Wales and Queensland border.

Driver’s own footage condemns him

Driver’s own footage condemns him

A DRUNK driver has had his own dashcam footage used against him in court after he ploughed into the side of a family home in Sydney.

Dad says shooter ‘bullied’ by classmates

Dad says shooter ‘bullied’ by classmates

THE father of a teenager who allegedly opened fire on his Texas high school killing 10 people, has claimed his son was “mistreated” by fellow students.

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