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John Alexander says Australian Open a 'compromised event' despite 'Herculean effort' to get players here

Heavy metal guitarist, 'white supremacist' navy contractor and fashion student among US Capitol rioters charged

Flu jabs likely be delayed for priority COVID-19 vaccinations in SA

Victoria Police ordered to reveal whether gangland lawyer Joseph Acquaro was an informer

New face mask rules for NT loom as authorities tighten quarantine protocols for overseas air crews

Two people seriously injured after suffering electric shocks at Gold Coast workplace

What to expect if Greater Brisbane's coronavirus restrictions ease on Friday

Donald Trump expected to offer more than 100 presidential pardons on his last full day in office

NCA bombing witness recalls blast as Domenic Perre goes on trial for murder


Twitter employee uses last day at work to deactivate US President Donald Trump's account

China's proposed laws for Hong Kong could lead to sanctions from the US

#BREAKING : The Oxford University coronavirus vaccine trial has been paused in what drug maker Astra Zeneca described as a "routine" action taken when there is a potentially unexplained illness among participants.

There's a Christmas comet on its way — and a meteor shower too

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#ICYMI: These school kids managed to recreate #Daraprim 's active ingredient for just $20

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Dr Dan Suan says everyone should self-isolate at home in order to break person-to-person transmission: "Social isolation is not an act of fear. it's an act of love. The reason you are doing is to protect yourself, your family, your friends and their families."

#BREAKING : The WA Government has frozen all household fees and charges including electricity, water, public transport fares and motor vehicle charges.

The Great Chinese data takeaway: Beijing's secret global surveillance revealed

#BREAKING : Authorities say a man with coronavirus ignored instructions to self-isolate pending test results, instead working several shifts at Hobart's Grand Chancellor Hotel.