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QLD Residents Allowed To Return Home After 'Unpredictable' Fire Sparked Evacuations

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A fire has been contained after it caused a shipping container loaded with fireworks to explode and prompted an emergency declaration in southeast Queensland.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Set On Fire On Her Way To Own Rape Trial

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News

News

NSW Firefighters Battle 'Mega Blaze' As Three Fires Merge Into One

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NSW firefighters are battling a mammoth wall of flames after three bushfires merged into one in the Hawkesbury region on Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Chilling Moment Shark Knocks Young Boy Off Surfboard

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National

National

A State Of Ice And Fire: Pictures Show The Insanity Of NSW Weather ATM

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On the first day of summer parts of NSW were blanketed in snow, while others experienced severe fire danger as the state battled both extremes.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Leonardo DiCaprio Slams Brazil's President Over 'Set The Amazon On Fire' Claims

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Actor and environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio has penned a strongly-worded statement to the leader of Brazil.

National

National

Teen Bushfire Victim's Emotional Plea To Scott Morrison

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Eighteen-year-old Shiann Broderick, who lost her home to the devastating bush fires in NSW, has hit out at Prime Minister Scott Morrison for "failing to act" on climate change.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Selfies Appear On Facebook Page Of Man 'Murdered' Four Years Ago

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Exclusive

Exclusive

'They Would Have Been Dead': Man Lucky To Be Alive After Pizza Shop Inferno

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A man said his son is lucky "the gas meter didn't blow his face off" after an explosion torched an inner-city pizza shop, sending employees running for their lives.

National

National

Man's Lucky Escape From Pizza Shop Before Massive Explosion

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A Sydney pizza shop owner was forced to flee his store when a gas main exploded inside, engulfing his restaurant in fire.

National

National

Volunteer Firefighter Accused Of Starting Seven NSW Bushfires

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A 19-year-old volunteer with the Rural Fire Service in southern NSW has been charged after he allegedly lit multiple fires and then returned to help fight them.

Crime

Crime

Man Charged After Allegedly Burning Four Cars In One Night

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A man has been charged after allegedly deliberately lighting a series of fires throughout November.

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Updated

'A Threat To Life': At Least 11 Homes Damaged In South Australia Bushfire

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South Australian authorities have confirmed 11 homes have been damaged in a bushfire that continues to burn out of control.

National

National

Tasmania Braces For Severe Fire Threat, Dry Winds And Hot Temperatures

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Tasmania is bracing for the state's most dangerous fire conditions this bushfire season, with dry winds and hot temperatures forecast.

National

National

At Least Two Homes Feared Lost In South Australia Fires

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Houses and sheds are thought lost in a bushfire threatening lives on South Australia's Yorke Peninsula.

National

National

Four Injured After Boat 'Explodes' On NSW Lake

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An eight-year-old girl has suffered 'significant' burns and three others have also been injured after the boat they were on caught fire while on a lake in the NSW Riverina Region.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

WhatsApp Warning As Bug Lets Hackers Steal Messages, Pictures

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News

Fire Bans In Place Ahead Of Tough Day For Firies

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Firefighters are on high alert with hot, dry and windy conditions posing a risk to residents around the country.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Dad Charged After Boy, 5, Brings Bag Of Heroin With Spider-Man Stickers To School

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

Life

Life

Byron Bay Wedding Venue Where Bachelorette Finale Was Filmed Destroyed In Fire Afterwards

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The Fig Tree Restaurant, a popular and iconic wedding location, was destroyed by fires earlier this month.

News

News

Firies Forced To Take Cover As Hot Pink Flame Retardant Rains Down

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Vision has emerged of the moment a giant load of hot pink flame retardant coated a Sydney suburb, sending unsuspecting firefighters running for cover.

Crime

Crime

Teens Charged After Allegedly Lighting Fire During Fire Ban

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Two teenage boys have been charged after a fire broke out on the NSW far north coast earlier this week.

Crime

Crime

Man Allegedly Set Wires On Fire In Sydney Suburb

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A man is alleged to have used a crowbar to lift up a piece of footpath and set wires underneath alight during a total fire ban in Sydney's inner west.

News

News

Teenager Charged Over Blaze That Destroyed 14 Homes

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A 16-year-old boy has been charged, accused of starting a fire in Central Queensland that destroyed more than a dozen homes.

News

News

Aussies Showing Incredible Kindness Amidst Tragedy

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Hundreds of homes have been destroyed or damaged, four lives have been lost as bushfires continued to rage but among the destruction and devastation has been a wave of support and generosity.

National

National

Russell Crowe Shares Photos Of Bushfire Damage To NSW Property

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Australian actor Russell Crowe has shared photos of his fire damaged property in NSW after bushfires tore through the area.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Toddler Tragically Killed By Air Conditioning Unit That Fell Eight Storeys

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Bushfire Crisis

Bushfire Crisis

NSW Bushfire Victims Turn To Crowdfunding After Losing Everything

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Heartbroken families affected by the NSW bushfires have turned to crowdfunding for help to get their lives back on track, and the generosity of Aussies so far has been astounding.

Bushfire Crisis

Bushfire Crisis

Bushfire Victim Tips Remains Of Family Home Outside Parliament

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Days after losing everything when a bushfire destroyed his home, Aaron Crowe travelled to Sydney with the remains of it in a small tin.

Politics

Politics

Barnaby Joyce Says Two NSW Bushfire Victims Most Likely 'Voted For Greens'

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Nationals backbencher Barnaby Joyce has suggested two people who died in NSW bushfires "most likely" voted for the Greens.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mother Strangled By Scarf While Baking With Teenage Son

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News

News

This Is What To Do If You Are Affected By The Bushfires

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Catastrophic bushfires ripping through NSW have already killed three people, destroyed more than 150 homes and blackened a million hectares -- but we’re being warned the worst is yet to come.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Historian Admits To Murder After Arms Found In Backpack

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Updated

QLD And NSW Burn: Over 100 Fires, With 'Relentless' Conditions Ahead

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Multiple fast-moving fires have erupted across NSW, QLD and now WA, in an "unprecedented" emergency as firefighters warn conditions will only get worse.

News

News

'Unbelievable': Firies Find Ring In Blaze Wreckage, Learn It Also Survived Fire In 1961

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Los Angeles firefighters found a small ring box in front of a home destroyed by the Getty Fire, which ripped through Southern California late last month.

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Brekky Wrap

Fortnite Superstar Handed Lifetime Ban For Cheating, 'Ruining Game'

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

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Brekky Wrap

Glaring Spelling Error Alerts Police To Fake Number Plates

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Brekky Wrap

Family Accidentally Makes Deadly Pipe Bomb During Gender-Reveal

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News

LeBron James Evacuates House As New California Blaze Erupts

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A dangerous wildfire that broke out early on Monday in Los Angeles was threatening hundreds of homes near the world-famous Getty Center.

News

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.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Off-Duty Officer Shoots Own Son After Mistaking Him For Intruder

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News

News

WATCH: Puppy Sets Fire To House While Owner Watches On CCTV

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Archie the 10-month old French Bulldog x Boston Terrier is in the dog house after he played with a lighter and set his human's couch on fire.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

'Emma' Shows The Grim Future Of Office Workers

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World

World

Homes Destroyed As Hundreds Flee Destructive Wildfires

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A Northern California wildfire exploded in size on Thursday as dangerously windy weather prompted the state's largest utility to impose electrical blackouts in an effort to prevent fire catastrophes.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Model Cries, Faints After Hair Cut During Makeover Show

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Brekky Wrap

Stripper Found Guilty Of Glassing Aussie Actor

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News

News

Hero Dog Saves Her Owner From Burning House

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Gucci the pomeranian has been hailed a hero after saving her owner from a fierce blaze at a home south-west of Sydney.

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Brekky Wrap

Woman Flung From One Ride Onto Another

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Brekky Wrap

Teen Dies Protecting Little Sister During Home Invasion

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Good News

Good News

Bodycam Footage Captures Rescue Of Two Cats Trapped In Unit Fire

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Two lucky cats have been saved from a unit fire east of Brisbane by quick-thinking fire and ambulance officers.

World

World

Brazil Declares Official Mourning Period After Deadly Hospital Fire

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At least 11 people have died in a fire in a hospital in Rio de Janeiro, with Brazil declaring an official mourning period of three days.

National

National

The All-Important Weapons Fighting Australia's 'Catastrophic' Fires

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Fire season hit Australia early, and as emergency crews battle blazes up and down the country's east coast, support from above is more important than ever.

National

National

More Than 100 Firefighters Battling Huge Chemical Factory Fire

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A large factory fire is smothering homes in smoke, as more than 20 fire crews fight to contain a blaze engulfing a chemical factory Sydney's south-west.

News

News

Firies On High Alert As East Coast Braces For Catastrophic Conditions

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Water-bombing aircrafts are on standby as south-east Queensland and northern NSW brace for hot and windy weather.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Fruit Pickers Gang Rape Woman On Beach

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Brekky Wrap

Teen Who Forgot Purse Set Upon By Pack Of Dogs

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Brekky Wrap

'Harry Potter' Banned From School Because They Contain 'Actual Curses'

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World

World

At Least 25 Dead, Nine Missing In Early Morning Boat Inferno

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A middle-of-the-night fire swept a boat carrying recreational scuba divers anchored near an island off the Southern California coast early Monday, leaving at least 25 dead and nine others missing.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Baseball Star's Wife, Son, Mother-In-Law Murdered In Naked Rampage

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

'Legend' Postie Saves Pets Trapped Inside Burning Home

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A quick-thinking postman has been praised for saving a house and the lives of two dogs and cats in Sydney's north.

News

News

Heroic Firefighters Pull Man From Burning Home

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Firefighters have rescued a man from the kitchen of his burning home in Sydney's inner west.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Teen Allegedly Killed Father, Injured Brother After Being Told To Clean Room

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Crime

Crime

Couple And Their Dog Escape Inferno

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A man, woman and their dog have managed to escape their burning property in the middle of the night.

National

National

Terrifying Moment This Woman Woke Up Surrounded By Flames

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Coogee woman Olivia Taylor has described the terrifying moment she woke up in the middle of a house fire.

National

National

'Like It Was Designed To Burn': Apartment Building Gutted In Early Morning Inferno

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Neighbours woke to screams from people inside an apartment block as it was engulfed in flames.

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Updated

Boat 'Fully Engulfed' In Flames While On Whale Watching Trip

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A boat on a whale watching trip has caught fire off the coast of Main Beach on the Gold Coast.

News

News

One Dead, Dozens Evacuated As Fire Rips Through Sydney Unit Block

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A man has died after a blaze broke out at an apartment complex in Redfern.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Horrifying Moment Raw Frog Appears To Come Alive, Jumps Off Table

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Brekky Wrap

Terrifying Moment Roller Coaster Breaks Down At 'Highest Point'

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World

World

Incredible Footage Of Man Climbing Down 19-Storey Building To Escape Fire

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The man shocked a crowd of onlookers, firefighters and police as he scaled down the side of the building.

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Brekky Wrap

Driver Nabbed Using Beer As Toddler's Booster Seat

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News

News

Hundreds Of Campers Evacuated As Huge Fire Breaks Out

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One person has been treated for ember burns after a blaze broke out at a popular camping spot in north-west Queensland.

World

World

Thousands Of Barrels Of Bourbon Up In Flames In Warehouse Fire

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A massive fire destroyed a Jim Beam warehouse in northern Kentucky on Wednesday, but officials said no one was injured.

National

National

Tributes And Donations Pour In For Children Killed In Horrific Home Inferno

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The three children who were tragically killed when their Hunter Valley home went up in flames have been identified.

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Updated

Screams Heard As Three Children Killed In Horrific House Fire

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Three children have died in a house fire that engulfed a home in the NSW Hunter Region.

National

National

Four Children Charged Over Big Brother House Fire

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Four children have been charged over a fire that engulfed the Big Brother house on the Gold Coast.

World

World

Massive Inferno And Explosions At Major Oil Refinery

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A fire at the largest oil refinery on the U.S. East Coast turned the early morning sky a bright orange and yellow and awakened startled residents with explosions that shook homes on Friday.

National

National

Fire Investigators On Scene After Large Blaze Engulfs Brisbane School

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A large fire which ripped through a school in Brisbane's south will be investigated by fire authorities over the weekend.

Updated

Updated

Body Found After Firefighters Put Out 'Suspicious' House Fire

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A man's body has been discovered following a house fire in south-west Sydney that police are treating as targeted and suspicious.

News

News

Man Who Set Himself On Fire Outside White House Dies From Injuries

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A man who set himself on fire outside the White House on Wednesday afternoon has died from his injuries, the US Park Police confirmed.

News

News

Man Sets Himself On Fire Near White House

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World

World

Swinging Russian Fire Kid Becomes Instant Meme, Bringing 'This Is Fine' To Life

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Just keep swinging, just keep swinging.

News

News

Incredible Escape As Man Clings To Ledge Of Burning Building

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The moment a man escaped a raging fire was captured on video and shows just how close he came to losing his life.

Updated

Updated

Blaze Engulfs Brisbane Boarding House, Firefighter Injured

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A huge blaze broke out at a boarding house in South Brisbane.

National

National

Firefighters Battle Blaze In Melbourne's CBD

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A fire has broken out in Melbourne on the corner of Russell and Bourke Street and firefighters are evacuating the building.

Kathy Parker

Kathy Parker

Australia Has No Business Helping Rebuild Notre Dame

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Like most people yesterday, I watched as flames engulfed the Notre Dame Cathedral, overcome with shock, disbelief, horror and helplessness.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Bloke Charged After Squirting Urine-Filled Water Pistol At Neighbour

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World

World

Firefighting Chaplain Ran Into Burning Cathedral To Save Crown Of Thorns

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A daring rescue mission has saved several priceless religious artefacts from the devastating fire at the Notre Dame cathedral.

National

National

Charlie The Dog And His Owners Rescued From Burning Yacht

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A Victorian couple and their dog, Charlie were rescued from the burning yacht off the coast of Queensland.

10 News First

10 News First

Five Men Save Family From Burning Home After Jumping Off Club Courtesy Bus

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A family of five is lucky to be alive, all thanks to a group of men who risked their own lives to save the Sydney family from their burning home.

National

National

The Devastating Bushfire Left Off Summer's Extensive Roll Call

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Despite an already extensive list of bushfires this season in Queensland, NSW and Tasmania, one event in the heart of the country largely went unnoticed.

National

National

Are Physical Tests For Emergency Service Jobs Unfair To Women?

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Debate is raging after a push to lower physical requirements for firefighters was met with opposition by the union.

National

National

Aussie Firefighter Loses Son, Back Battling Bushfire The Next Day

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Ray Wright has been battling blazes for 33 years. It was a passion his son, Michael, inherited.

Good News

Good News

Wildcats Basketball Star Saves Dog From Burning House

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Perth Wildcats captain Damian Martin became an unlikely hero after rescuing a pet dog from a house fire.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Former 'Million Dollar' Vogue Model Living On The Streets

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National

National

'So Raw It Feels Like Yesterday': Black Saturday Remembered

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A lot can change in a decade.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mum-Of-Four And Model Dies After Graphic Final Post

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News

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. 

National

National

WATCH: Truck Engulfed In Flames On Sydney Motorway Off-Ramp

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A truck has burst into flames on the off-ramp of a major Sydney highway, grinding traffic to a halt.

World

World

Escape Room Owner Charged After Fire Kills Five Teenagers

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Police are cracking down on dangerous escape rooms, after five teenagers died in a fire in one such location last week.