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Thu 20 Jun 2019

Sinister side to ‘ridiculous’ 65m goal

Sinister side to ‘ridiculous’ 65m goal

One of the “most joyful moments” of the AFL season was reportedly central to the investigation into Jaidyn Stephenson’s betting.

Angry parking note sparks ‘mummy war’

Angry parking note sparks ‘mummy war’

An innocent shopper was caught in the crossfires of a “mummy war” when she came across an angry note exchange on the dashboard of her car.

Older people failing to plan their care

Older people failing to plan their care

A background paper for the aged care royal commission says many people are not set up to direct how they will be cared for if they become unable to communicate.

Russell Crowe turned down $100 million role

Russell Crowe turned down $100 million role

Russell Crowe has revealed why he turned down a role in a movie that went on to become a hugely successful franchise.

Chris Dawson pleads not guilty to murder of wife

Chris Dawson pleads not guilty to murder of wife

Chris Dawson, the former husband of Sydney woman Lynette Dawson, has formally pleaded not guilty to her murder.

ATO’s huge tax return crackdown

ATO’s huge tax return crackdown

THE tax office is cracking down on an “unfair” and “illegal” tax loophole which means these common deductions are now firmly on the hit list.

‘Madness’: Utter chaos at Big W sale

‘Madness’: Utter chaos at Big W sale

Big W’s annual toy sale kicked off at midnight. But the bargain deals sent parents into a spin, with many “running around like lunatics”.

‘Bitterly cold’: Polar air brings big chill

‘Bitterly cold’: Polar air brings big chill

Today will be the coldest day of the year for most states and territories as frost driven by polar air drives temperatures way down.

Squatter refusing to leave cancer pensioner's home

Squatter refusing to leave cancer pensioner's home

For over two years, Julie Pearn has lived in a motorhome after her house was occupied without permission by an aggressive mother.

No parking sign sparks controversy

No parking sign sparks controversy

Residents have accused a Queensland business owner of pretending to "own the street" after a makeshift sign appeared out the front of his fishing supply store.

Harry, Meghan ‘split’ from William, Kate

Harry, Meghan ‘split’ from William, Kate

Royal rift rumours continue, with Meghan and Harry now breaking away from a foundation they ran with “controlling” William and Kate.

Nxivm leader guilty in sex cult trial

Nxivm leader guilty in sex cult trial

Women were branded like cattle and forced to have sex with Nxivm cult leader Keith Raniere.

Four suspects charged with murder over MH17 crash

Four suspects charged with murder over MH17 crash

Four suspects have been charged with murder over the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, including a former Russian officer.

Woman accused of letting 100 babies die

Woman accused of letting 100 babies die

A US missionary has been accused of lying about being a doctor and performing “experiments” on Ugandan babies, resulting in hundreds of deaths.

Wed 19 Jun 2019

Poo transplant demand booming

Poo transplant demand booming

A GROWING number of Australians are seeking poo transplants, leading to a shortage of healthy stool stocks and a call for fecal matter donors.

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