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Fri 21 Sep 2018

Emu killer witch-hunt warning over name and shame

Emu killer witch-hunt warning over name and shame

THE RSPCA has pleaded against an emu-killer witch hunt that has already targeted two innocent people.

Strawberry popularity soars amid needle fears

Strawberry popularity soars amid needle fears

TOUGH new laws for food tamperers and a drastic spike in recipe searches involving strawberries - it appears “food terrorists” have only made Aussies love fruit...

Punishment won't stop pill poppers

premium_icon Punishment won't stop pill poppers

Prominent Coast lawyer Peter Boyce says more punishment isn't the answer when it comes to drug use and abuse.

Do you recognise these two?

Do you recognise these two?

Police seek community's help in finding male and female

Justice for workers underpaid by $300,000

premium_icon Justice for workers underpaid by $300,000

Company issued large fine for underpaying staff by $300,000

Arrest in stabbing death of bride-to-be

Arrest in stabbing death of bride-to-be

A MAN has reportedly been arrested in the horrific killing of a newly engaged young woman who was out for an evening jog in her upscale Washington DC...

Thu 20 Sep 2018

‘I have finally found my mother’

‘I have finally found my mother’

THE remains of an Adelaide mum who vanished 45 years ago were found today, after her husband showed police where to dig.

Appeal launched to put accused serial killer on trial

premium_icon Appeal launched to put accused serial killer on trial

THE STATE government will challenge a failed bid to have an accused serial killer tried for murdering three Aboriginal Bowraville children nearly three decades...

Footage shows man laughing as he aims for emus

Footage shows man laughing as he aims for emus

THE hunt is on to find a man featured in a sick video showing him laughing as he deliberately runs down a dozen terrified emus.

Man arrested over indecent acts at beaches

Man arrested over indecent acts at beaches

The 38-year-old was refused bail to appear before Coffs Harbour Local Court today.

Anita Cobby killer dying of cancer

Anita Cobby killer dying of cancer

MICHAEL Murphy, one of the infamous brothers who raped and murdered beauty queen Anita Cobby, is dying of cancer in a palliative ward.

Man-bun haters jailed over nightclub assault

Man-bun haters jailed over nightclub assault

TWO Melbourne men who blinded a partygoer in one eye after taking offence to his man bun have been jailed for the attack at a Brunswick nightclub last year.

Liverpool and Real Madrid stars facing time behind bars

Liverpool and Real Madrid stars facing time behind bars

Liverpool star Dejan Lovren and Real Madrid ace Luka Modric could face five years in a Croatian prison after being charged with perjury

Alleged paedophile appears in court via videolink

premium_icon Alleged paedophile appears in court via videolink

He is facing two charges of using a carriage service to procure a person under 16 for sexual activity.

Aussie caught sneaking boyfriend into US avoids jail

Aussie caught sneaking boyfriend into US avoids jail

AN Australian who was caught sneaking her boyfriend illegally across the US-Canadian border has avoided a jail sentence.

Jogger stabbed to death on evening run

Jogger stabbed to death on evening run

A WOMAN has been stabbed to death while out for an early evening jog in a “very safe neighbourhood” in the US.

Haddad’s ex ‘confessed’ to murder

Haddad’s ex ‘confessed’ to murder

ACCUSED killer Mario Marcelo Santoro allegedly “confessed” to the murder of Brazilian mining executive Cecilia Haddad in Sydney.

Suspect killed, four wounded in office shooting

Suspect killed, four wounded in office shooting

A GUNMAN has shot and injured four people at a software company before being critically injured by police in a shootout.

Man wanted for low act on farmers

Man wanted for low act on farmers

POLICE are seeking assistance to identify a man who stole a Buy a Bale donation box.

Man has fingers cut off with samurai sword

premium_icon Man has fingers cut off with samurai sword

A MAN has lost all five digits on one hand after a violent samurai sword attack.

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