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Fri 19 Jun 2020

JobSeeker payment finally set to increase

JobSeeker payment finally set to increase

The federal government is set to finally increase the dole’s $40-a-day base rate as the coronavirus throws hundreds of thousands more people out of work.

Mon 15 Jun 2020

Horror truck inferno kills 19

Horror truck inferno kills 19

Almost 20 people are dead after a truck exploded in China, with dramatic video showing it hurtling through the air before landing on a factory.

Wed 10 Jun 2020

Relief as teen with autism found after two nights in bush

Relief as teen with autism found after two nights in bush

AUSTRALIA has expressed relief after a teenager with autism was found after two nights in freezing conditions.

Mon 8 Jun 2020

Man crushed to death by metal pole in work accident

Man crushed to death by metal pole in work accident

A man has died after a metal pole fell on him while he was unloading a truck.

Mon 1 Jun 2020

Icy blast to bring snow, storms and hail

Icy blast to bring snow, storms and hail

Damaging winds, showers, thunderstorms, hail and snow are set to hit parts of the country as the Australian winter begins with an icy blast.

Thu 28 May 2020

Why cops shot ‘distressed’ man on side of freeway

Why cops shot ‘distressed’ man on side of freeway

Police have detailed what led to a distressed man being shot dead by officers on the side of a busy freeway, explaining they had to use lethal force.

Wed 27 May 2020

PM slams coronavirus response

PM slams coronavirus response

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has hit out at state and territory premiers, who stand firm on their state border decision to “harm the economy”.

Mon 25 May 2020

Homes destroyed, thousands without power as storm batters WA

Homes destroyed, thousands without power as storm batters WA

Western Australians have woken to a trail of destruction after the remnants of a cyclone smashed the state destroying buildings and uprooting trees.

Sat 23 May 2020

Dad's heartache over son's truck death

Dad's heartache over son's truck death

A NSW family is mourning a mischievous and loving five-year-old boy who was hit by his father’s truck on Friday night and died.

Fri 22 May 2020

Furious China targets next Aussie industry

Furious China targets next Aussie industry

Power plants in China are reportedly being told to turn their backs on Australia’s second biggest export, fuelling fears of a downturn.

Mon 18 May 2020

NSW tells Queensland to reopen border

NSW tells Queensland to reopen border

Border wars have erupted with NSW telling Queensland the closed border is “ridiculous” and to reopen it or face economic consequences.

Fri 15 May 2020

Truck company in fatal crash penalised

Truck company in fatal crash penalised

Connect Logistics, the trucking company involved in Melbourne’s deadly crash where four police officers died, has been issued with 35 infringements.

Tue 12 May 2020

Two men killed after road rage fight

Two men killed after road rage fight

The drivers of a truck and a SUV have been killed after being hit by a truck while fighting in the middle of a highway lane.

Mon 27 Apr 2020

Truck driver remanded in custody over cop deaths

Truck driver remanded in custody over cop deaths

The truck driver allegedly behind the wheel in a fatal freeway collision that killed four police officers is “distressed” over the incident.

Truck driver charged after cop deaths

Truck driver charged after cop deaths

The truck driver allegedly involved in the horror crash in Melbourne which killed four police officers last week has been charged, police confirm.

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