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Queensland Police to appeal downgraded sentence of officer who leaked address of friend's ex-wife

'You're going to create havoc': Shoot-to-kill croc plan angers Qld tourism operators

Eight more coronavirus cases confirmed from infected bulk carrier off WA coast

Man critical after receiving electrical shock in Adelaide beauty parlour

Union accused of 'holding country to ransom' over wharves pay dispute

US judge blocks Trump administration's ban on new TikTok downloads

'We'd love to see New Zealanders': Tasmanian tourism operators support Kiwi travel bubble

Network allegedly helped mothers abduct their own children, court told

Californian hospital evacuated for the second time in a month as wildfire threatens famed wine country


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."

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

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

#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.