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Tue 7 Apr 2020

Pell could walk free from jail today

premium_icon Pell could walk free from jail today

Former cardinal George Pell is within hours of learning whether his sex abuse convictions will be overturned by the High Court – or if he will stay behind bars.

Arrest warrant for ‘white nationalist Muslim’ in Bundy

premium_icon Arrest warrant for ‘white nationalist Muslim’ in Bundy

AN ARREST warrant has been issued for a former journalist turned “white nationalist Muslim” who is accused of breaching bail and fleeing to Bundaberg.

Man raped young daughter then ‘threatened to kill her’

premium_icon Man raped young daughter then ‘threatened to kill her’

He threatened to kill her if she told anyone will be out of jail 18 months earlier, after a court ruled his sentence was too high. WARNING DISTURBING CONTENT.

Easter crackdown: No day trips, no holiday home escapes

premium_icon Easter crackdown: No day trips, no holiday home escapes

If you were thinking about a day trip or quick escape to a holiday home over Easter, think again. Authorities have warned they plan to crackdown on those ‘leaving their...

Trapped in paradise: travellers stuck in Byron Bay

premium_icon Trapped in paradise: travellers stuck in Byron Bay

ONE man has received a huge response from people wanting to help him in this tricky situation.

Desperate act by Aussie ER doctors

Desperate act by Aussie ER doctors

An emergency doctor has described the desperate measures medical staff was going to to get supplies to protect themselves.

Workers in the dark on details of wage freeze

premium_icon Workers in the dark on details of wage freeze

With some frontline public servants already having deals in place, the State Government refuses to say how it will enact its sudden pay rise freeze - or who will be...

Boris Johnson in intensive care as condition worsens

premium_icon Boris Johnson in intensive care as condition worsens

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has been hospitalised for coronavirus symptoms, has been moved to the intensive care ward of a London hospital after his...

Man killed by shark at a Central Queensland island

premium_icon Man killed by shark at a Central Queensland island

A 23-year-old man has tragically died in a shark attack off an island on the southern Barrier Reef. He was the third person to be attacked in the spot in as many...

Qld island’s third shark attack in three months

premium_icon Qld island’s third shark attack in three months

A man has become the third person to be attacked off this island in the southern Barrier Reef in as many months.

COVID-19 words and questions keeping Aussies awake at night

premium_icon COVID-19 words and questions keeping Aussies awake at night

Many Australians are still confused by COVID-19, as the most popular online searches around the deadly virus have revealed.

Planes, masks for medical staff on frontline

Planes, masks for medical staff on frontline

The Defence Force is on standby to provide planes and helicopters to evacuate COVID-19 patients from small rural hospitals if required.

Cash back for health fund members from COVID-19

premium_icon Cash back for health fund members from COVID-19

Private health fund members could be in line for hundreds of dollars in cash payments or premium reductions as insurers hand back windfall profits from COVID-19.

US virus fatalities passes grim number as UK deaths spike

US virus fatalities passes grim number as UK deaths spike

US coronavirus deaths passed 10,000, New York sees levelling off in fatalities, and Australia may not need the 5000 extra ICU beds.

Curve flattens but we must keep our distance

premium_icon Curve flattens but we must keep our distance

As the number of new coronavirus cases trends downwards, Australians have been warned strict social distancing measures must remain in place.

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