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Chemistry Teacher 'Froze In Pure Shock' After Botched Experiment Set Teen On Fire

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A teacher presenting a flashy demonstration to get her students excited about chemistry made a mistake that caused a fire to burn "out of control" and seriously injure a student, says a report released Wednesday.

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News

Toddler Rushed To Hospital After Being Struck By Car In Driveway

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A toddler has been struck by a car in the driveway of a Gold Coast home.

National

National

One Dead, Another Injured In Hang Gliding Accident

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A man has died and second man suffered critical injuries after a hang gliding accident on the NSW North Coast.

Life

Life

Woman Terrifies Ambos After Car Accident On Way Home From Halloween Party

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A student from West Virginia crashed her car on the weekend while dressed up as character Carrie from a Stephen King novel, terrifying first responders in the process.

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News

Father, Daughter Lucky To Be Alive After Smouldering Tree Falls Onto Car

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A 12-year-old girl has been injured during a freak accident on the NSW North Coast.

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Brekky Wrap

Aussie Pool Trials Gender-Specific Swimming Sessions

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

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Brekky Wrap

Model Cries, Faints After Hair Cut During Makeover Show

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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Brekky Wrap

Wedding Planner Dies Sampling Burning Hot Food

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

National

National

Man Slips And Falls Into Path Of Oncoming Train

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A man has died after falling into the path of an oncoming freight train in south Sydney yesterday.

National

National

Worker Crushed By Falling Pallet At Warehouse

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A man has been taken to hospital after he was injured by a falling pallet at a warehouse in Sydney's north-west. 

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National

Derailed Tram Flies Off Tracks And Smashes Through Front Fence Of Home

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A tram on a busy Melbourne route has derailed and crashed into the front fence of a home.

National

National

Horror As Toddler's Toe Partially Severed At Daycare

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WARNING: Graphic content. A Queensland mum claims her son's daycare failed to act when his toe was almost severed in a door.

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Updated

Multiple Injured In Horror Canberra Bus Crash

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A bus carrying 30 passengers from a church group has crashed outside of Canberra, injuring at least 28 people.

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Brekky Wrap

Man Jailed For Dragging Shark To Death After Video Went Viral

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

Sport

Sport

Former Footy Great Danny Frawley Killed In Car Crash

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Former St Kilda champion and Richmond coach Danny Frawley has been killed in a car crash in Victoria.

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News

Lewis Hamilton Left Stunned After Witnessing Fatal Crash During Live Interview

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F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has been left shaken after witnessing the horror crash that claimed the life of F2 star Anthoine Hubert during a live TV interview.

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News

Trio Killed In Skydiving Accident Collided Mid-Air At 'Great Speed'

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Coronor Nerida Wilson has labelled Australia's worst-ever skydiving accident as an 'unprecedented tragedy, an accident in an otherwise safe sport'.

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Updated

Man Dies After Falling From Five Storey Building Under Construction

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A man has died after falling down the scaffolding of a multi-storey building in Sydney's west.

National

National

Young Girl Crushed To Death By Tyre In Freak Accident

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Tributes have flowed after a seven-year-old girl was tragically crushed by a tyre in western Queensland. 

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Brekky Wrap

Pilots Hailed Heroes For Crash-Landing Plane After Hitting Flock Of Gulls

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All the news you need to know on Friday.

National

National

Search Continues For Car That Plunged From Bridge Into River

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The search for a four-wheel drive that crashed through the barriers on the Old Pacific Highway Bridge and into the Hawkesbury River continues.

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Brekky Wrap

Man Lures Seagulls To Death By Throwing Chips On Busy Road

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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News

Car Ploughs Through Wall Of Ambulance Station, Injuring Woman

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A woman has been taken to hospital after a single-vehicle crash into an ambulance station in Sydney’s north-west last night.

National

National

Perth Family's Nightmare After Fall From Couch Leaves Toddler Deaf

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A young Perth couple is desperately seeking help after their two-year-old son fell from a couch, leaving him partially deaf and with a fractured skull.

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News

Aerial Artist Recovering After Shocking Fall During Performance

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A Circus Rio performer plummeted nine metres from a hoop suspended mid-air in front of a horrified audience, but is now on the mend.

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Brekky Wrap

Mother's Warning After Claims Her Daughter Died From Protein Shake Use

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

National

National

Cars Obliterated By Train In Horror Melbourne Accident

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Melbourne's train system has been thrown into chaos following two accidents, including one that left two cars smashed to pieces.

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News

Woman Dies After Metal Straw Punctures Her Eye And Brain

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A 60-year-old woman is dead after she tripped while carrying a mason jar drinking glass and a metal straw stabbed through her eye.

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News

Man Attempts The World's Slowest, Most Hilarious 'Crash For Cash'

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Footage has emerged of a man limping into traffic before throwing himself at a car and slowly slumping to the ground. 

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News

'Heartwarming' Twist After Cyclist Sued For Hitting Pedestrian On Phone

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More than AU$100,000 has been raised for a cyclist who was ordered to pay compensation to a woman who stepped in front of him while on her phone.

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Brekky Wrap

Samsung Tablet Burns Huge Hole Through Child's Mattress

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

National

National

Worker Killed After Being Pinned Between Two Trucks

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Ian Martin died after an accident during a routine drop-off at a Sydney tip.

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News

'Fed Up' Truck Driver's Dashcam Shows Two Scary Near-Misses In Two Days

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A truckie is speaking out after a pair of shocking close calls while driving on a busy highway left him shaking his head.

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News

ABC's Emma Alberici Suffers 'Horrific' Blender Accident

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ABC journalist Emma Alberici is lucky to have all five fingers after slicing her hand open in the kitchen.

National

National

Driver's Lucky Escape After Truck Collision

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A driver has escaped with no injuries after a spectacular crash saw her car land on top of a fence after colliding with a truck.

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News

Car Loses Control, Wipes Out Crowd During Race

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A rally car lost control and ploughed into members of the crowd during a race.

National

National

10-Year-Old Boy Killed After Quad Bike Flips On Rural Property

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A young boy has died after becoming trapped under a quad bike on the NSW south coast, police said.

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News

'It Was Mayhem': Aussie Speaks Out About Venice Cruise Crash

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A Queenslander who filmed the moment a 65,000 tonne cruise ship slammed into a Venice wharf said he thought people had been killed.

National

National

Worksite Tragedy As Man Killed In Garbage Dump Accident

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One man is dead and another is in hospital after a rubbish accident at a Sydney landfill site.

National

National

Helicopter Crash In Kakadu National Park, Three Injured

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Three people have been injured after a helicopter crashed in Kakadu National Park.

World

World

Man Killed By Cinema Seat As He Searched For Phone And Keys

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A man died after his neck became trapped in an electronic footrest as he scrambled to find his keys and phone, an inquest has heard.

National

National

Tradie Predicted His Own Death On Highway

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They were to be married in August, but last Thursday morning those dreams were crushed.

World

World

Woman, 35, Dies After Falling Into A Meat Grinder

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A woman in the US suffered a horrific death after falling into a meat grinder at her place of work.

Features

Features

Three Children This Year Have Died In Quad Bike Accidents

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More needs to be done to prevent children from tragically dying in quad bike accidents

National

National

Female Cyclist Dies In Hospital After Truck Crash On Busy Sydney Road

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A 21-year-old woman involved in a truck crash on Sydney's Parramatta Road last week has sadly died in hospital. 

World

World

'Dust Devil' Sweeps Up Bouncy Castle, Kills Two Kids

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Footage has emerged of the terrifying moment a whirlwind ripped through a fairground in China's Henan province, throwing a bouncy castle filled with children into the air.

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News

UK Band Her's Die While On Tour In The US

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Stephen Fitzpatrick and Audun Laading, from the Liverpool band Her's, as well as their tour manager Trevor Engelbrektson, died on Wednesday.

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National

Two Women Run Over By Car In Bunnings Carpark

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An accident in a busy car park left an elderly woman seriously injured and her daughter pinned under a vehicle.

Sport

Sport

Footballer Tumbles Down Huge Drop While Celebrating A Goal

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Brazilian footballer Anderson Lopes came crashing back to Earth very quickly while celebrating a goal in Japan's J-League on Saturday.

Crime

Crime

Woman Impaled After Metal Rod Bounces Through Windscreen

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A woman was impaled when a metal rod bounced off the road and smashed through her windscreen.

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Brekky Wrap

Woman, 19, Defends 62-Year-Old Husband Against Trolls Calling Him A 'Child Snatcher'

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

National

National

Family Hold Out Hope For Man Missing After Fatal Jetski Accident

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He wasn't screaming or yelling. He wasn't demanding answers. He was trying to be useful.

National

National

One Dead, Another Missing After Jetski Accident On Hawkesbury River

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One man has drowned and another is still missing after a jetski accident on the Hawkesbury River north of Sydney.

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News

Hero Truckie Pulls Toddler From Wreckage After Three-Car Smash

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Truck driver Dave Lynch is being hailed as a hero after pulling a toddler from a wreckage after a three-car crash in Victoria.

Crime

Crime

Police Investigate Horrific Double-Fatal Car Crash And Fire

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Police are investigating a two-car crash in rural Victoria.

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News

The Terrifying Moment A Car Violently Crashes And Bursts Into Flames

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The moment a Jeep was travelling down an icy road and crashed into a tractor-trailer has been caught on camera. 

Crime

Crime

Bus Driver Charged With Using Phone During Double Fatal Crash

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The bus driver involved in a fatal accident in Sydney overnight has been charged over the crash, including one count of using a mobile phone.

World

World

Woman Freed After Being Trapped In Elevator For Three Days

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A woman has been freed after being trapped in an elevator for three days.

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Brekky Wrap

Popstar Apologises For Nazi Swastika T-Shirt

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

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Brekky Wrap

The Horrifying Moment A Motorbike Smashes Into Woman Running For The Bus

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Updated

Updated

Elderly Woman And Son Killed After Car Plunges Into River

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Tragedy has struck on NSW's mid-north coast, where a car carrying an elderly woman and her son sped into a river.

World

World

Ex-Football Star Gets Leg Amputated After Being Shot By Dog

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Former college footballer Matt Branch was on a deer and duck hunting trip with several friends at Eagle Lake in Mississippi on December 28 when the freak accident happened.

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Views

We Give You The Six Degrees Of FAIL

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We fail every day. Before the advent of smartphones and the internet, people could fail without the moment being immortalised and viewed endlessly by your friends, let alone millions of strangers.

World

World

Boy Charged With Murder After Egg Prank Goes Wrong

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Silvia Zavala was in town visiting family to celebrate the New Year when she was killed.

National

National

How This Horror Police Car Crash Saved A Woman's Life

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Exclusive: The heart-stopping moment a car crashed into a parked police vehicle at high speed has been captured on camera.

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News

'Give Them Space' Truckies Plea With Aussie Drivers

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The trucking industry is pleading with drivers to watch out for heavy vehicles during the busy festive season.

Sport

Sport

Swiss Skier Knocked Out In Sickening World Cup Crash

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The crowd was totally hushed as Marc Gisin's downhill run came to a horrific end in a World Cup race.

National

National

Two Dead After Car Veers Off Overpass And Into Dam

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Two men have been killed after their car veered off an on-ramp in Melbourne's west and rolled into the water below.

National

National

Australia's Most Common Car Accidents Revealed State-By-State

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There were more than 360,000 car crashes on Australian roads in the past financial year, and with the festive season now upon us drivers are being reminded to travel safely this Christmas.

National

National

Barber's Brush With Death As Car Crashes Through Window

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A barber has been forced to jump for his life as a car came ploughing through his shop window.

World

World

The Most Dangerous Countries In The World To Catch A Plane

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Indonesia's Lion Air is far from the only airline with a chequered safety record.

National

National

You've Been Riding Escalators All Wrong

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Escalators are, if you think about it, terrifying.

Sport

Sport

Cricket Legend Matthew Hayden Fractures Spine In Surfing Accident

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Matthew Hayden has said he is on the 'road to recovery' following the accident.

World

World

Twenty Die In Wedding Limousine Crash

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Police said Sunday that 20 people were killed in a two-vehicle crash on Saturday in upstate New York.

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News

'Defies Belief': Driver Survives After Crash Tears Car In Two

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Emergency services crews are stunned after a driver survived a crash that tore his Commodore in two -- lengthways.

National

National

$20,000 Raised In One Day For Hoang Family Killed In Horror Crash

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More than $20,000 has been raised in less than 24 hours for the Hoang family after a horror crash that claimed the lives of two of its members.

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News

Comatose Grandmother's Reaction Leaves Family 'Dumbfounded'

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For three weeks, Gai Vieira hasn't said a word.

National

National

The Incredible Sophie Delezio, 15 Years On

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Year 12 formal can often be a night to remember, but for Sophie Delezio, it's yet another remarkable milestone.

World

World

Tourists Flee In Terror As Cliff Collapses At Iconic Greek Beach

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Seven people were injured and three boats overturned.

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News

Young Girl In Hospital After 'Suspected Hanging Accident' in Backyard

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Police are investigating possible misadventure.

World

World

Mother Shares Anguish After Losing Family In US ‘Duck Boat’ Sinking

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Tia Coleman confirmed life jackets were on board but said the captain told passengers not to bother.

News

News

Three People Killed In Head-On Highway Crash

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An 11-year-old boy survived the crash south of Canberra with only minor injuries.

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News

Young Girl Dies In Horror Head-On Crash

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The 10-year-old girl, a young boy and a woman were hit when an overtaking vehicle crashed into their car in Melbourne's Truganina.

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Updated

19 Dead In Multiple Firework Blasts Two Years After Similar Tragedy

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Rescue workers are among the dead.

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News

‘Precious’ Daughter Killed By Reversing Car

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Local families have gathered to remember six-year-old Indie who was hit by a reversing car.

Good News

Good News

Incredible Footage of Police Pulling Man From Burning Car

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Dashcam footage captured the rescue.

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Brekky Wrap

Barnaby Interview, Bega Charges And Tunisia Drownings

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

Dozens Of Migrants Drown After Boat Sinks Off Tunisia Coast

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The rescue operation is still ongoing, according to Tunisia's Defense Ministry.

National

National

Teenager Fighting For Life After School Camp Accident

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A Year 9 student suffered critical injuries after getting entangled in a ropes course during a school camp.

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News

Hit-And-Run: Woman Left For Dead In Western Sydney

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Police are hunting for the driver of a small black truck who sped off after hitting a young woman at a pedestrian crossing.