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Adelaide Man Convicted For 'Worst Case' Of Child Sex Offences In Australia

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The crimes of South Australian child sex offender Ruecha Tokputza are the worst of their kind, a court has heard.

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Crime

Search For Man Who 'Kissed' And 'Touched' Woman On Beach

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A 24-year-old woman was sexually assaulted by a man on Victoria's Seaford Beach on Easter Sunday and the police are now on the hunt for the suspect.

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10 News First

Police Officers Attacked By Drunk Man Celebrating Birthday

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A Bankstown father has admitted to elbowing, punching and even biting two police officers -- making the admission just hours after the attack.

National

National

Man Allegedly Punched Female Paramedic While Being Treated

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A 32-year-old man will face court after he allegedly attacked a female paramedic who was treating him en route to hospital in Newcastle.

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Crime

This Police Dog Comforted The Abused Turpin Children As They Testified In Court

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The 13 abused children of David and Louise Turpin were involved in a lengthy and traumatic trial that saw their parents receive life sentences -- they were comforted by a companion dog known as Raider the whole way through.

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Crime

Man,73, Charged With Attempting Kidnapping Of Young Girl In Adelaide

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A 73-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempting to kidnap a young girl from a popular holiday park in Adelaide.

World

World

Child Who Plunged From Shopping Centre Balcony Showing "Real Signs Of Recovery"

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A five-year-old boy who authorities say was thrown from a third-floor balcony at Mall of America in Minnesota is showing "real signs of recovery," a lawyer for the boy's family told CBS on Friday.

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News

Wrongfully Jailed 12 Years For Murder, Aussie Man Then Killed In LA Hit-And-Run Crash

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Andrew Mallard -- who served 12 years of a 20-year sentence for the 1995 murder of Pamela Lawrence before he was exonerated -- was struck by a car in Hollywood and died at the scene.

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Updated

Three Charged After Brisbane Doctor Gunned Down At His Home

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Police have charged two teenagers and a young man with murder after a Brisbane doctor was gunned down at his home earlier this week.

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Crime

Police Charge Wrong Man Over Child Rape In Bungled Operation

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A man charged with the rape of a 10-year-old girl has been released and a different man taken into custody, after police admitted they arrested the wrong person.

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Crime

'We Didn't Get Justice': Family Of Karen Ristevski Slam Six-Year Sentence

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The brother of Melbourne woman Karen Ristevski feels justice has been denied after her husband was jailed for nine years for her killing.

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Crime

Borce Ristevski Sentenced To Nine Years Jail For Wife's Manslaughter

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Borce Ristevski has been sentenced to nine years jail for the Melbourne manslaughter of his wife Karen, whose body was found in a forest eight months after her death.

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Crime

Teenager Who Threatened School Shootings And Sparked Manhunt Found Dead

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Sol Pais, the 18-year-old woman suspected of making threats towards Denver-area schools including Columbine High School, has been found dead, officials say.

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Crime

Hunt For Perpetrators Of Brutal Gang Rape Of Year 12 Student

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The cold case abduction and brutal gang rape of a young Victorian school girl has baffled detectives for more than three decades.

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Crime

QLD Couple Jailed Over Fijian Woman Treated 'Like A Slave'

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A Brisbane couple who took away a Fijian woman's freedom and "compromised her human rights" have been sent to prison for at least two years.

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Crime

Man Jailed Over Shoelace Attack On Refugee

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Abdolhadi Moradi didn't see his attacker coming, but within seconds he was on the ground and fighting for his life.

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Crime

Violent Carjacking Caught On Camera In Melbourne

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Dramatic footage of a man stealing a car in Melbourne has been released by the county court.

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Crime

Police Hunting Gunman Who Killed A Man In Brisbane

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A police hunt is underway after a 56-year-old man was shot dead at a home in the Brisbane suburb of MacGregor.

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Crime

Police Search For Fake Cops Who Robbed Store

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Two men are on the run after impersonating policemen and storming a currency exchange store in Sydney's north-west.

World

World

U.S. Woman With 64 Dead Cats Sentenced

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A U.S. woman who was found to have 64 dead cats, 43 live cats, a 180 kilogram pig and other animals on her property has been sentenced.

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Crime

Man Faces Murder Charge After Being Extradited From California

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Homicide detectives have extradited and charged an American man over the alleged murder of a Thai cafe worker whose body was dumped on the side of the road at Sydney Olympic Park last year. 

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News

Justine Damond's Police Shooter Told To 'Keep Mouth Shut'

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U.S. police officer Mohamed Noor was told to "keep your mouth shut" after he fatally shot Australian life coach Justine Damond-Ruszczyk, a court has heard.

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News

'Disgusting, Horrible' WhatsApp Messages Sent By Aussie Cricketer Found Guilty Of Rape

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Australian cricketer Alex Hepburn has been told to expect a UK jail sentence after being found guilty of raping a woman during a sexual conquest competition.

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National

Two Children Taken From NSW School Have Been Found

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UPDATE: The two children taken from a school in the state's central west on Friday morning have been safely located, police said.

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National

Four QLD Children Believed Abducted Found Safe

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UPDATE: The four kids subject to an amber alert on Friday afternoon have been located safe and well.

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Crime

Police Investigating Melbourne Woman's Murder Discount Last Reported Sighting

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It has now been almost one week since the body of Vicki Ramadan, 77, was discovered inside her home north-west of Melbourne.

National

National

Cold Case Breakthrough: Man Charged Over 1978 QLD Triple Murder

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A man has been charged over the murder of a group of young friends who went missing during a motorcycle holiday in Mount Isa more than 40 years ago.

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Crime

Police Showcase 'Treasure Trove' Of Stolen Jewellery

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Brisbane police have released photos of a 'treasure trove' of jewellery that they believe was stolen from homes during multiple burglaries.

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News

Justine Damond's Family Endure Graphic Evidence In Shooting Trial

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Justine Damond's family endured a difficult day in the US courtroom as they decided to stay for graphic autopsy and crime scene photos.

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Crime

Twelve-Year-Old Driver Allegedly Rolled Stolen Mini-Van, Leaving Two Boys Critical

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Police have charged a 12-year-old boy who allegedly rolled a stolen mini-van in north Queensland, leaving two other young boys critical. 

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News

Homeless Man's Beloved Pet Rat 'Lucy' Has Been Stolen

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Pet owner and homeless man Chris is grieving the loss of his cherished pet rat 'Lucy' who was stolen from her Sydney home on Saturday afternoon.

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Crime

Police Plea For Information Over 'Brutal' Death Of Elderly Woman

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Four days after the discovery of Vicki Ramadan's body inside her Sydenham home, police are still desperate for information that could help piece together the final moments before her suspected murder.

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Crime

Couple Charged After Engaging In 'Sexual Activity' On Public Bus

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A man, 23, and a woman, 31, were caught getting a bit too close on a public bus in NSW.

National

National

Drunk Man Allegedly Stole, Crashed Truck Into Sydney Cafe

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Police have arrested an intoxicated 33-year-old man who allegedly stole a three-tonne truck from Martin Place and crashed it through the front window of a cafe.

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News

Camera Captures Man's Near-Miss As Car Crashes Into Gym

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Security footage has captured the moment an SUV crashed through the wall of a Southern California gym.

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Crime

'Bulges' Under Flight Attendant's Clothing Led To Massive Heroin Find

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A former Malaysian Airlines flight attendant has admitted to smuggling more than 2.5 kilograms of heroin into Melbourne airport hidden in his clothes.

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Celebrity

Fresh Charges Laid Against Parents In College Admissions Scam

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More charges are pending against the US parents, including actors Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman, who paid bribes to get their children into elite schools.

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Crime

Man Caught On CCTV Committing 'Indecent Act' On A Dog

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Police are searching for a man caught on CCTV footage committing an 'indecent act' with a dog in Bendigo.

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Crime

RBT Leads To $1.1 Million Cannabis Find

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A man has been arrested near Broken Hill in NSW after police stopped his van for a random breath test and discovered more than 57 kilograms of cannabis in his vehicle.

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Crime

Murderer On The Run After Removing Anklet Tag

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Convicted killer Damien Anthony Peters, who spent 13 years behind bars for murdering two of his lovers, has jumped his parole in inner Sydney.

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Crime

Kidnapped American Tourist Has Been Rescued

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An American who was kidnapped along with her driver in Uganda last week has been recovered unharmed, a spokesman for the Ugandan government said Sunday.

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10 News First

Alleged Serial ‘Up-Skirter’ Arrested In Sydney

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An alleged serial “up-skirter” has been arrested following a complaint by a 58-year-old woman in a supermarket in Sydney’s Eastern suburbs.

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News

Bulgarian Hitman Charged Over Sydney Nightclub Owner Shooting Death

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Greek police have charged a Bulgarian man over the murder of John Macris, the Sydney nightclub owner who was shot dead outside his Athens home on October 31.

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Crime

A Record 13 Tonnes Of Pangolin Scales Worth $54 Million Have Been Seized

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An illegal shipment of 13 tonnes of pangolin scales have been discovered by Singapore authorities, representing the largest seizure of this black market product in five years.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Felicity Huffman And Lori Loughlin Could Face Prison Time

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It's looking like Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin could spend time behind bars for their alleged part in the college cheating scandal.

National

National

Woman Charged With Knifing Seven-Year-Old Boy In Chest

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A Queensland woman has been charged with attempted murder over an alleged knife attack on a boy in Cairns three weeks ago.

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Crime

Man Grabs Kid By Throat, Throws Scooters In Skate Park Incident

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Dramatic video has been captured of a grown man pushing children, grabbing one by the throat, and throwing their scooters at a NSW skate park.

National

National

New Details Emerge After Woman Was Allegedly Tortured And Held Hostage

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A woman who was allegedly held hostage, raped and tortured for four days was saved by her friends who contacted her captor over Facebook. 

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Crime

Man Charged With Murder After Body Found In Freezer

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A 24-year-old man has been charged with murder over the alleged suspicious death of a former high school teacher south of Brisbane. 

World

World

Komodo Island Tourism Cut Because Criminals Are Stealing Dragons

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The Indonesian government is temporarily shutting off tourist access to Komodo Island in January 2020 after an illegal smuggling operation of Komodo Dragons was revealed by East Java Police.

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Crime

Woman Allegedly Held Hostage For Days, Repeatedly Raped By Man She Met On A Dating App

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A woman was allegedly held hostage for four days by a man she met on a dating app. 

World

World

Murdered Student's Mother Blasts Suspect In Court: 'Does He Even Know Her Name?'

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The mother of Samantha Josephson, the US student who was killed after she mistakenly got into a car she thought was her Uber ride, pleaded with the judge to put suspect Nathaniel David Rowland away for life.

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Crime

Elderly Among Victims Scammed $120,000 In Line Dancing Fraud

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Queensland police are hunting for a father-son duo who are believed to have scammed unsuspecting line dancing enthusiasts hundreds of thousands of dollars in fake tours and events.

National

National

Police Hunt Man Who Allegedly Spat In Woman's Face At Maccas Drive-Thru

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A young woman working at a Whitsunday McDonald's has allegedly been assaulted by a male customer at the restaurant's drive-thru.

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Ben Pobjie

Why I Still Listen To Michael Jackson's Music, Despite Believing The Allegations

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For me, the most surprising thing about the documentary "Leaving Neverland" was not the revelations of Michael Jackson’s child abuse: the most surprising thing was how surprised people seemed to be.

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Crime

Woman Charged Over Alleged Chopstick Stabbing

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A woman has been charged with stabbing a man in the chest with a chopstick in Adelaide, causing an injury that needed surgery.

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Graphic Evidence Blocked From Public In Justine Damond Ruszczyk Murder Case

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A Minneapolis judge has blocked the public and media from viewing graphic evidence during next week's much-anticipated trial involving a police officer charged with murdering Australian life coach Justine Damond Ruszczyk.

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Crime

Man Stabbed In Chest With Chopstick

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An Adelaide man is in a serious condition after being stabbed in the chest with a plastic chopstick.

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Crime

Three Charged Over Alleged Torture And Murder Of Sydney Teenager

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NSW detectives have charged three men over the alleged murder of 17-year-old Jason Tsang.

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Jarryd Bartle

Why Sending Criminals To Jail Isn't The Best Way To Keep Us Safe

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Violence has been part of all human societies since time immortal and this is unlikely to dramatically change any time soon.

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Sydney

Harriet Wran Allegedly Found With Drugs And Stolen Goods

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Harriet Wran, the daughter of a former NSW premier, is in serious trouble with police after an incident at a petrol station.

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Crime

Police: Father Brainwashed Daughter Into Helping Kill Her Mother

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A week before Karrie Neurauter's mother was murdered in 2017, her father came to her with an unfathomable ultimatum.

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Crime

Jet Ski Fugitive Arrested Allegedly Trying To Flee Australia

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Police have arrested a fugitive who was allegedly attempting to flee Australia on a jet ski.

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Crime

Man Who Stabbed Australian Open Finalist Petra Kvitova Jailed

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A court in the Czech Republic has convicted a man of attacking two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in her home with a knife and sentenced him to eight years in prison.

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Crime

Wife Killer Borce Ristevski Back In Court After Guilty Plea

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Borce Ristevski will return to court on Wednesday after his explosive admission earlier this month that he killed his Melbourne wife.

World

World

Charges Against Actor Jussie Smollett For Alleged Hate Crime Dropped

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel angrily lashed out on Tuesday after prosecutors dropped charges that had accused “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime.

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Crime

Thieves Steal Three Cars In 'Gone In 60 Seconds' Ram Raid

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A gang of brazen thieves has busted into a car dealership on the NSW Central Coast, making off with three collectible 1980s Holden HSV Commodores. 

National

National

'He Thrusted His Bum At Me': Fart Bullying Claim Back In Court

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A Melbourne engineer who claims his colleague repeatedly farted nearby him is hoping his bullying claim is successful on appeal.

World

World

UK Egg Man Jailed For Egging Jeremy Corbyn On The Head

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A man who hit Britain's opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn on the head with an egg has been handed a jail sentence.

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Crime

Man Tricked Facebook And Google Out Of $141 Million By Sending Fake Invoices

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A man has admitted to scamming Facebook and Google into paying more than AUD$141 million by sending them fake invoices.  

World

World

The Slap That Could Land Aussie Model In US Jail For 21 Years

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An Australian model is facing 21 years in prison after being found guilty of slapping and shouting at a flight attendant in California.

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Crime

Man Charged After Brutal Train Attack On Elderly Homeless Woman

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A man is in custody in connection with a subway assault on an elderly homeless woman.

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Crime

Man Drove Down Wrong Side Of Road In A Bid To Avoid The Tolls

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This was allegedly all about trying to save money, but it landed him in custody.

World

World

Nearly 2,000 People Secretly Filmed And Live-Streamed In Hotel Rooms

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South Korean police said on Thursday they've arrested four people on suspicion of secretly taking videos of about 1,600 guests in hotel rooms and posting or streaming them on the internet.

World

World

Is It Wrong To Listen To The Music Of Accused and Convicted Criminals?

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There are two camps -- those who believe a musician's art to be separate to their personal life, and others who believe they are intrinsically linked.

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Crime

Roxlyn Bowie Cold Case: Police Dig For Evidence At Her Home

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A dig for clues in the case of missing woman Roxlyn Bowie -- 36 years after her disappearance -- will commence on Thursday on a small parcel of land next to her former home in NSW.

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Crime

Police Release CCTV Footage To Solve Suspicious Death

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Police are appealing to the public for fresh information over the death of a man in May 2017.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Nicolette Sheridan Rips Into Former 'Desperate Housewives' Co-Star

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Following the revelation that Felicity Huffman was allegedly involved in a massive college admissions scandal, Nicolette Sheridan has spoken out against her former 'Desperate Housewives' co-star.

World

World

New DNA Tech Leads To Arrest In Murder Of Teen Best Friends

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Authorities in southeast Alabama, USA say they've arrested a suspect in the killings of two high school students 20 years ago with the help of a private lab and a public genealogy database.

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Crime

V8 Supercar And $140,000 Cash Seized In Drug Raids

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Seven people will face court on Tuesday following a 'large scale' investigation into a drug supply ring.

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Crime

Man Allegedly Digs Bunker Under House To Grow Marijuana

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A man has been arrested after a bunker, dug by hand and allegedly used for growing hydroponic marijuana, was found on a Cairns property.

Breaking

Breaking

Man Shot Dead By Police In Lake Macquarie

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Police have launched a critical incident investigation following the shooting death of a man in the Lake Macquarie region on Thursday.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Celebrities Accused In University Scam Could Face 'Serious' Jail Time

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Celebrities and business leaders, including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, are among 50 people who face criminal charges in a massive college admissions scam that was revealed on Tuesday.

World

World

Dozens Of Convictions As Thousands Of Rape Kit Tests Finally Processed

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CONTENT WARNING: This article details sexual assault.

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Updated

Swim Instructor Charged Over Alleged Sexual Abuse Of Two Girls

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Detectives have charged a 20-year-old swimming instructor with the alleged sexual abuse of two young students at a pool.

George Pell

George Pell

'You Don't Get A Discount Because You're Elderly, That's Ridiculous'

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A child abuse victim and advocate has been left dismayed at the "outrageous" sentence delivered to George Pell, saying the Cardinal's jail term was a "disgrace".

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Guns Drawn' By FBI During Dramatic Hollywood Arrest

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Sources claim 'Desperate Housewives' star Felicity Huffman was arrested at her home by seven agents with guns drawn.

George Pell

George Pell

Cardinal George Pell Sentenced To Six Years In Jail

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George Pell has been sentenced to six years in jail, with a non-parole period of three years and eight months.

George Pell

George Pell

Cardinal Pell Handed Six Years In Prison For Child Sex Abuse

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Warning: The following contains graphic details which may be distressing to some viewers.

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Crime

Syndicate Steals $100,000 By Changing Banking Logins

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A man has been arrested over his alleged role in organised thefts and a fraud syndicate operating in Sydney's west.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Video Shows Lori Loughlin's 'Influencer' Daughter 'Didn't Really Care About School'

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The young YouTuber managed to secure sponsored deals for her college experience despite her mother's alleged massive bribes to get her into the University of Southern California.

Crime

Crime

Bribery Scandal: Hollywood Stars Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman Arrested

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Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were among 50 people indicted on Tuesday in a widespread bribery scandal.

Crime

Crime

Gang Of Six Men Assault Two Women In String Of Melbourne CBD Attacks

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Two men have been arrested after a string of robberies and assaults across Melbourne's CBD over the weekend, on the first night of the annual Moomba festival.

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Crime

Man Charged With Murder, Police Continue To Hunt For Woman's Body

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A 32-year-old man has been arrested and charged with the murder of missing woman Samah Baker, who was last seen more than two months ago.

World

World

Chelsea Manning Jailed For Refusing To Testify On WikiLeaks

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Former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning has been jailed for refusing to testify to a grand jury investigating WikiLeaks.

Updated

Updated

Two Missing Girls Found 'Safe And Well' After Extensive Police Search

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Two 11-year-old girls who went missing on Friday afternoon have been found.

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Crime

CCTV Captures Terrifying Axe-Wielding Carjacking Of Mother And Children

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A man who allegedly threatened a mother, with two children in the car, with an axe has been arrested by police.

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Brekky Wrap

Mother Thought Husband Was Cheating, Allegedly Drowned Daughter

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

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Crime

'She Was Living Her Best Life': Sister's Emotional Tribute To Murdered Dentist

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The family of murdered Sydney woman Preethi Reddy has issued a heartbreaking statement following her death.

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Updated

Boyfriend's Heartbreaking Tribute After Girlfriend's Body Found In Suitcase

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Preethi Reddy's boyfriend has written an emotional tribute to his "angel", after her body was found crammed into a suitcase in a car.