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'Broken Hearted': Maggie Beer's Daughter Saskia Dies 'Unexpectedly' Aged 46

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Celebrity chef Maggie Beer has opened up about her family's heartbreak following her daughter Saskia passed away "unexpectedly yet peacefully" in her sleep on Friday.

National

National

Partner Of Man Killed In Neighbourhood Dispute Claims Row Broke Out Over Kids

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The partner of a man who died in a neighbourhood dispute claims the fight broke out following a dispute over children.

World

World

Boy, 14, Arrested Over Alleged Murder Of College Student

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Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy in connection to the stabbing death of a U.S. college student in December.

National

National

Teen Fatally Shot In Sydney Identified, Alleged Killer On The Run

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A teenager who was killed in a 'targeted attack' in Sydney's southwest has been named as 18-year-old Omar Elomar.

Breaking

Breaking

Coronavirus Death Toll Sees Highest Daily Spike After 242 Killed Overnight

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China has reported its highly daily death toll to coronavirus after those killed by the infection rose by more than 240 overnight.

National

National

Wife Reveals Last Words To Husband As She Held Him While He Died

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Father of two James Hargraves died in the arms of his wife, who told him how much she loved him before he died in a tragic crash in South Australia.

National

National

Garbage Truck Driver Charged After Man Killed In Sydney Laneway

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A Sydney garbage man has been charged with manslaughter after a 21-year-old man was hit by a truck and died.

National

National

'Loved And Eternally Missed': Family Farewells Young Girl Killed By Alleged Drunk Driver

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The family of 11-year-old Veronique Sakr, one of four children killed by an alleged drunk driver, was joined by hundreds of mourners who arrived in Sydney's west to say their goodbyes on Tuesday.

National

National

Man Found Dead On Beach After Allegedly Drinking With Friends

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A 28-year-old man who was found dead on a Wollongong beach south of Sydney is believed to have have gone for a midnight swim after drinking with friends.

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Nanny McPhee' Star Dies While Jogging At The Age Of 25

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Actor Raphael Coleman has died at the age of 25, his mother and stepfather have confirmed.

News

News

Surfing Star Dies After Moving To Australia

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Rising surfing star Poeti Norac has been remembered as a "beautiful person" who died just weeks after moving to Queensland's Sunshine Coast.

National

National

Calls For Passenger In Deadly Oatlands Crash To Be Charged

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A Victims Advocate is calling for Samuel Davidson’s passenger to be charged as an accessory to manslaughter following Saturday’s crash that left four children dead.

National

National

'He's In Shock': Alleged Drunk Driver 'Devastated' By Crash That Killed Four Kids

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The parents of a man accused of being three times over the legal limit when he allegedly struck and killed four children with his car, says he is deeply remorseful.

National

National

Calls For Zero Blood-Alcohol Limit After Accused Drunk Driver Allegedly Killed Four Kids

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In the wake of a horror crash that killed four children in Sydney, experts are calling for Australia to implement a zero blood-alcohol limit for drivers.

National

National

'Koala Massacre': Government Investigates After Dozens Of Koalas Found Dead

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WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT

Crime

Crime

Man Charged Over 25-Year-Old Cold Case Murder

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A man has been charged with the cold-case murder of his then-boss, who was bludgeoned to death in his western Sydney workshop almost 25 years ago.

National

National

Going Out In Style: Glitter Coffins Are A Thing

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A U.K. company is offering glitter coffins to Australian customers for those who want to be remembered with a bit of sparkle.

Updated

Updated

Teenager Charged With Murder After Stepmum Stabbed At Sydney Home

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A 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder after he allegedly stabbed his stepmother at a home in Sydney's south.

Grammys

Grammys

Grammys 2020: Celebrities Pay Tribute To Kobe Bryant

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Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and several others were killed when his private helicopter crashed in Calabasas. He was 41.

World

World

'You're Too Low': Voice Recording Moments Before Kobe Bryant, Daughter Died In Helicopter

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The pilot of a helicopter that crashed on Monday morning, killing Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others was warned he was "flying too low" before the accident.

News

News

Aussies Living On After Death, As 'Tree Urn' Burials Grow In Popularity

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Two weeks before he was killed in a freak kayak accident, Mark Jordan-Hill told his wife that when he died he wanted to be buried in a tree urn.

National

National

Voice Recorder Found At NSW Crash Site May Reveal US Firefighters' Final Words

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Investigators have found a voice recorder that may have captured the final words of three Americans, who were killed when their firefighting plane crashed in southern NSW.

National

National

Police Identify Missing Gold Miner As Recovery Mission Continues

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A Tasmanian miner presumed killed in an underground collapse has been named as the recovery mission for his body continues.

Music

Music

Rapper Juice WRLD Died Of Accidental Overdose, Coroner Rules

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JUICE WRLD -- real name Jared Anthony Higgins -- died last month aged 21 after a reported seizure after landing at Chicago airport.

Celebrity

Celebrity

'A Very Naughty Boy': Fans And Stars Pay Tribute To Monty Python's Terry Jones

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Fans of the late great Terry Jones have taken to Twitter in droves to pay tribute to the director and comedian.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Monty Python Star Terry Jones Dies At Age 77

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Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python comedy troupe, has died at 77. He had been suffering from dementia.

National

National

Death Of Australian Father On Flight To Brisbane Linked To Meningitis

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An Australian father-of-three who died while on an Air Canada flight to Brisbane last week, reportedly had a non-contagious case of meningitis.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Stars Pay Tribute To ‘Highlander’ Actor Stan Kirsch

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Stan Kirsch was found dead on Saturday, January 11 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 51.

Sydney

Sydney

Justice For Cheryl, 50 Years On: ‘We Will Never Give Up Our Fight’

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Decades ago, the brothers of Cheryl Grimmer made a pledge they would never give up their fight for justice. Now, they have one more reason to keep going. 

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Ugly Betty' Creator Silvio Horta's Death Ruled A Suicide

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Warning: This article discusses suicide.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Elizabeth Wurtzel, Author Of 'Prozac Nation,' Dies At 52

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Literary icon Elizabeth Wurtzel has died in Manhattan after a long battle with breast cancer.

World

World

Forensic Pathologist Says Jeffrey Epstein's Injuries Suggest Murder, Not Suicide

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The circumstances surrounding the death of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein have been examined in a CBS special as new graphic images of nooses inside his jail cell emerge.

News

News

Sea World's 'Much-Loved' Polar Bear Liya Has Died Unexpectedly

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Liya, the Russian-born polar bear who spent most of her life on the Gold Coast, has died at age 19.

Crime

Crime

Body Of Newborn Baby Discovered, And Human Leg Washes Ashore

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The body of a newborn child was discovered on a rural property near Coffs Harbour on the NSW mid-north coast.

News

News

Radio Star Sammy Power Dies At 55 After Retiring To Run Farmers Markets

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Former radio presenter Sammy Power has been found dead in her home aged just 55.

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Chelsea Lately' Star Chuy Bravo Has Died At 63

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Chuy Bravo, the on-screen sidekick of Chelsea Handler, has died at age 63.

Life

Life

'I Found That Really Difficult': Ada Nicodemou On The Hardest Part Of Her Stillbirth

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'Home and Away' star Ada Nicodemou has opened up about the loss of her son Harrison in 2014 and the subsequent breakdown of her marriage.

Movies

Movies

French Cinema Legend Anna Karina Has Died At 79

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The Danish-born French cinema icon, Anna Karina, has died.

World

World

White Island Volcano Victim Dies In Sydney Hospital

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Another Australian has died in hospital following the White Island volcano disaster.

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Updated

Six Bodies Found On White Island In Risky Recovery Mission

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New Zealand Police have confirmed six bodies have been recovered from White Island.

World

World

Nature Presenter David Bellamy Has Died At 86

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'Larger than life' British conservationist and nature presenter David Bellamy has died

World

World

Just Minutes After The Eruption Screams Of Pain Rang Out

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WARNING: GRAPHIC DETAILS.

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News

Marie Fredriksson, Singer Of Pop Duo Roxette, Has Died At 61

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Marie Fredriksson, the female half of the Swedish pop duo Roxette, has died, her management agency said Tuesday. She was 61.

World

World

Tours Continued Despite Warning Just Weeks Before White Island Eruption

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The warning level for New Zealand's White Island Volcano was increased just weeks before Monday's eruption but that wasn't enough for tour operators to cancel their trips, experts say. 

Celebrity

Celebrity

Rapper Juice WRLD Dies Unexpectedly At Airport

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Chicago-area rapper Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad A. Higgins, was confirmed dead Sunday after a "medical emergency'' at according to authorities.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Emmy Award Winning Actor And 'Friends' Star Ron Liebman Has Died At Age 82

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Ron Liebman, best known for his roles in 'Friends' and 'Angels in America' has died at age 82.

Life

Life

Heartbroken Parents Of One Born Every Minute Twin To Get $100,000 In Donations

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The Hector family -- who featured on 'One Born Every Minute' -- had an initial goal of $15,000, but incredible public support has seen this number soar.

World

World

Former Miss Earth Contestant Killed In 'Terrible' Car Crash

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Former Miss World Zanib Naveed, 32, has been killed in a car accident on a highway in the United States.

Music

Music

K-Pop Star Cha In Ha Dead At 27 In Third Tragedy In Seven Weeks

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K-Pop star and actor Cha In Ha has been found dead in his apartment in what makes for the third shock death to rock the South Korean music industry in just seven weeks.

Life

Life

Twin Baby Dies Following 'One Born Every Minute' Appearance

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Bianca and Daniel were one of the couples who appeared on Tuesday night's episode of 'One Born Every Minute Australia'.

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Nama Winston

Rosario Was The Best Thing About 'Will & Grace'

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'Will & Grace' has been one of the most popular comedies on television, but in my humble opinion, it’s not because of either of the titular characters.

Music

Music

Mental As Anything Frontman 'Greedy' Smith Dies From Heart Attack

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Mental As Anything founding member and songwriter Andrew "Greedy" Smith has died after suffering a heart attack in his car. He was aged 63.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Internet Famous Cat Lil Bub Dies At 8

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Lil Bub, whose birth defects earned her a legion of devoted fans, has passed away "unexpectedly" in her sleep at the age of eight.

Celebrity

Celebrity

‘Will & Grace’ Star Shelley Morrison Dies At 83

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Shelley Morrison -- who played Karen Walker's hilarious maid Rosario Salazar on 'Will & Grace' -- has died aged 83 after suffering from heart failure.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Noiseworks Founding Member Stuart Fraser Dies Of Lung Cancer

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Lead guitarist and founding member of Noiseworks Stuart 'Chet' Fraser lost his three-year battle with lung cancer this weekend.

News

News

Nine-Year-Old Boy Killed By Father In Hunting Accident

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Officials say a nine-year-old boy was accidentally killed by his father while hunting in South Carolina on Thanksgiving.

Updated

Updated

Woman’s Body Found In Freezer Inside Sydney Apartment

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The body of a woman, believed to be a Chinese national, has been found inside a freezer in a Sydney unit block.

Celebrity

Celebrity

People Are Sharing Their Favourite Clive James Quotes Following His Death

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Australian writer and broadcaster Clive James died after a long battle with leukaemia on November 24 at the age of 80.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Actor Godfrey Gao Dies At 35 After Collapsing On Set

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Taiwanese-Canadian actor Godfrey Gao has died after suffering an apparent heart attack while filming the Chinese game show 'Chase Me'. He was 35.

World

World

Grandfather Charged Over Toddler's Cruise Ship Death Says He Was In 'Disbelief'

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A man from Indiana whose granddaughter fell from a cruise ship said he was in "disbelief" when he saw what happened.

Music

Music

K-Pop Star Goo Hara Penned 'Pessimistic' Note Before Death, Police Say

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Warning: This article discusses suicide.

World

World

Driver Reveals Plot Behind Deaths Of 39 People Inside Truck

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A British man admitted on Monday plotting to assist unlawful immigration after 39 Vietnamese migrants were found dead in the back of a truck he was driving.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Lindsay Lohan's Ex, Harry Morton, Dead At 38

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Harry Morton, who is also known for founding L.A. restaurant Pink Taco, has died. He was 38.

National

National

Investigation Underway: One Dead After Being Hit By Train

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A man has died after being struck by a train in Sydney's west.

World

World

Boy Fatally Burned After Falling In Hot Pot Of Curry

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A four-year-old Indian boy has died in hospital of his injuries after falling into a hot pot of curry.

World

World

'It Will Haunt Him Forever': Grandfather Fights Charges Over Cruise Ship Death Of Toddler

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A court hearing was held in Puerto Rico Wednesday for the grandfather of a toddler who died after falling from a cruise ship window.

National

National

Two People Found Dead Inside Brisbane Home

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Queensland police have launched an investigation after two people were found dead inside a home in Brisbane's south.

Sport

Sport

Female MMA Fighter Dies After Bout

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An amateur Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter has died after suffering a brain injury following a match in the UK. 

News

News

Tourist Dies After Taking A Selfie Near A Popular Waterfall In Thailand

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A French tourist died on Thursday after he slipped and fell from a waterfall in Ko Samui, Thailand, authorities said.

Updated

Updated

Tragic Final Message From Fourth Victim Of NSW Bushfires

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A fourth person who was found dead in bushfires ravaging NSW has been named as Barry Parsons.

News

News

3 School Workers Charged Over Death Of Boy With Special Needs

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Charges were announced Tuesday against three California employees in the death of a student with special needs, CBS Sacramento reports.

World

World

Star Gymnast Dies After Slipping Off Uneven Bars

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An accomplished gymnast at Southern Connecticut State University in the United States has died following a serious spinal cord injury suffered in a training accident.

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Bushfire Crisis

More Than A Million Hectares Of Land Consumed By NSW Bushfires

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Residents from endangered communities have been told to evacuate as emergency services prepare for 'catastrophic' fire conditions across NSW. 

Celebrity

Celebrity

Seinfeld Actor's Decomposed Body Found Partially Eaten By Vultures

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Actor Charles Levin’s body was found in a remote ravine in Oregon in July.

World

World

Heavily Armed Man Arrested Over Possible Links To Mexico Ambush Massacre

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Mexican authorities announced on Wednesday that a heavily-armed man arrested close to where a deadly ambush of nine Americans took place was not connected to the case.

World

World

Nine Family Members Including Six Children Killed In Cartel Ambush

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At least nine U.S. citizens, including six children, who lived in a Mormon community in northern Mexico were killed on Monday in a hail of gunfire, according to family members and Mexican officials.

Crime

Crime

CCTV Reveals Possible Clue After Couple Found Buried On Beach

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A vigil was held Sunday night in the hometown of a New Hampshire couple whose bodies were found buried in at a South Texas beach.

World

World

Airbnb Crackdown On 'Unauthorised' Events After Deadly Halloween Party

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Airbnb's chief executive says the company is taking actions against unauthorised parties following a deadly shooting at a Halloween party held at an Airbnb rental home in California.

News

News

Mount Fuji Climber Falls While Live-Streaming Ascent, Body Found

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Police said they found a body on Mount Fuji on Wednesday and are verifying whether it is that of a man who was seen falling down a snow-covered slope while live-streaming his climb up the mountain on YouTube.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Tragic Sudden Death Of Country Singer's Two-Year-Old Daughter

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Country singer Ned LeDoux celebrated his daughter's second birthday just six weeks ago.

Crime

Crime

Sixteen Receive Death Penalty For Brutal Burning Murder Of Teenage Girl

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A court in southern Bangladesh sentenced 16 people to death on Thursday for the killing of a young woman in a horrific attack earlier this year.

Updated

Updated

Tributes Flow For Queensland Zip Line Victim

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South Australian man Dean Sanderson has been identified as the victim of Tuesday's fatal zip line fall in Queensland.

News

News

Champion Boxer Dies Of Brain Injuries Days After Knockout

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The boxing world is in mourning following the "devastating" death of Patrick Day at just 27.

National

National

'Beautiful Princess': Father's Heartbreaking Tribute To Daughter Who Died At Daycare

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A three-year-old girl who was tragically killed on Monday afternoon after being hit by a car at her daycare centre has been named as Charlotte Smithers.

Updated

Updated

Tributes For Toddler Killed In Child Care Centre Car Park

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Tributes for a toddler who was fatally hit by a car have appeared at the daycare centre where she was killed.

News

News

Tributes Flow For K-Pop Actress Found Dead Aged 25

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Actress and singer Sulli has been found dead at her home in Seongnam, South Korea.

Crime

Crime

Three-Year-Old Girl Killed In Daycare Car Park In 'Terrible Incident'

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The death of a toddler hit by a vehicle outside a Melbourne childcare centre has prompted police to warn drivers to take extra care behind the wheel.

Music

Music

Legendary Cream Drummer Ginger Baker Has Died At 80

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Ginger Baker, the volatile and propulsive drummer for Cream and other bands who wielded blues power and jazz finesse and helped shatter boundaries of time, tempo and style in popular music, died Sunday at age 80.

National

National

Teenage Jockey Deaths Set To Change Horse Riding Safety Forever

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Olivia Inglis and Caitlyn Fischer died weeks apart in fatal horse riding accidents, now their parents hope new safety measures will prevent similar tragedies from happening again.

National

National

Body Of Missing Wildlife Photographer Found At Bottom Of Cliff

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A body believed to belong to wildlife photographer Matthew Dwyer was found at the bottom of a cliff in Western Australia.

World

World

Baby Dies After Accidentally Being Thrown Into Ceiling Fan

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A six-month-old baby has died after her stepfather accidentally threw her into a ceiling fan.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Radio Star Robin Bailey Announces Death Of Husband Sean Pickwell In Heartbreaking Tribute

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Triple M radio host Robin Bailey confirmed the death of her husband, Sean Pickwell, on her Facebook page this morning.

National

National

Middle-Aged Australians Are Dying From Accidental Opioid Overdoses

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Accidental opioid overdoses claim the lives of more middle-aged men than any other group, according to newly released data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Music

Music

Grateful Dead Lyricist Robert Hunter Dead at 78

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Robert Hunter, the lyricist who penned many of the Grateful Dead's songs has died at the age of 78.

National

National

Queensland PCYC To Face Court After Teen Died During Gym Workout

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Two years after 15-year-old Ben Shaw died following a workout at a Queensland PCYC gym, prosecutors have accused the organisation of safety failures.

Music

Music

The Cars' Lead Singer Ric Ocasek Found Dead

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Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of The Cars, was found dead in his Manhattan home on Sunday aged 70.

Life

Life

The Google Search That Led Jasmine Cameron To A Job In The Funeral Industry

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While plenty of nine-to-fivers might complain about hating their jobs, dreaming of a big career change -- not many would consider embracing a role in a workplace that's constantly surrounded by death.

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Everyone's TV Dad': Aussie Actor Paul Cronin Dies, Aged 81

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Australian actor Paul Cronin, best known for his role in The Sullivans, has died at 81.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Thanks For Everything: Remembering Patrick Swayze, 10 Years On

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Ten years after his death, the Hollywood icon's legacy continues.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Louis Tomlinson's Sister Died After 'Accidental Overdose'

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Louis Tomlinson’s 18-year-old sister accidentally overdosed on a “perfect storm” of cocaine, Xanax and oxycodone, an inquest heard today.