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Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Pregnant Mum Hacked To Death, Husband Injured During Luxury Holiday

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Fresh Push For Tougher Terror Laws

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Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is expected to introduce legislation changes making it easier to revoke the citizenship of dual nationals convicted of terrorism offences.

Crime

Crime

Facebook Reveals Alarming Stats On Terror Groups Online

4 min read

More than 200 white supremacist groups have been banned from Facebook, as the social media giant works harder to address hate and extremism online.

Nick Bhasin

Nick Bhasin

What It Was Like To Be In New York On 9/11

5 min read

Like a lot of New Yorkers, on the morning of September 11, 2001, I was on my way to work.

Politics

Politics

Blocking 8Chan Just 'Baby Steps' In Fighting Racist Extremism, Experts Say

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Blocking Australians from seeing abhorrent videos from mass violence events is just "baby steps" in dealing with online extremism, experts have warned, with the government urged to do more to prevent such incidents occurring.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Push To Jail Those Caught With Child Sex Dolls

3 min read

All the news you need to know on Monday.

National

National

Crackdown On Websites Hosting Extremist Content

3 min read

Forums like 4chan and 8chan are likely to be targeted under new government protocols to shut down "extremist" websites during terror events.

World

World

Groom From Horrific Wedding Attack Says He's 'Lost Hope'

3 min read

The groom whose weekend wedding here was obliterated by a suicide bombing that killed at least 63 people says he has "lost hope".

Crime

Crime

The Near-Untrackable Threat The World Is Facing

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Right-wing terror may be "harder" to stop than Islamic extremists, a leading counter-terror expert said, as he called for governments and police to boost efforts in cracking down on white supremacists.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Grandma Threatened With $220 Fine For Garage Sale Sign

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

News

News

El Paso Terrorist Admits He Targeted Mexicans As Community Lives In Fear

2 min read

Authorities said the 21-year-old man accused of carrying out the deadly mass shooting at an El Paso Walmart confessed after surrendering and said he had been targeting Mexicans.

News

News

Mother's Selfless Act During Horrific Shooting

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Warning: The following content may be disturbing to some readers.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Dentists Find Hundreds Of Teeth In Young Boy's Mouth

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

Osama Bin Laden's Son And Heir Is Dead, U.S. Officials Say

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American authorities have intelligence that Hamza Bin Laden, the son of 9/11 terror mastermind and al-Qaeda leader Osama, has died.

News

News

9/11 Mastermind Could Escape Death Penalty With New Plea Deal

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Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the principal architect of the 9/11 terror attacks, may escape the death penalty by cooperating with a lawsuit filed by victims seeking damages from Saudi Arabia.

World

World

War Apathy: You Won't Care How Many People Die, Unless You Hear Their Personal Stories

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Citing death toll numbers like 103 people killed in Syria in just the past 10 days doesn't "do anything", according to Arab Council Australia's CEO.

Politics

Politics

New Aussie MP Reveals How She Narrowly Escaped 9/11

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A brush with disaster "changed" a new federal politician, after she was due to stay in the World Trade Centre on the say of the 9/11 terror attack -- but was saved by a last-minute change.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

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

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Crime

Crime

Three Arrested In Sydney ISIS Terror Raids

2 min read

One of the three men had made "early-stage preparations" to carry out an attack on Sydney landmarks, police allege. 

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Teen Snatches And Slams Child Into The Ground

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Man Plotted To Kill Police In Times Square

2 min read

Islamic State supporter Ashiqul Alam, 22, has been charged over a plot to murder police officers in New York City's Times Square.

Tech

Tech

The Content Moderator Fighting ISIS On His Computer Screen

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Hasan Hamad has seen public executions and beheadings, but one traumatic video kept him awake for two days straight.

World

World

The World Doesn't Know What To Do With Detained ISIS Fighters

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Seven French citizens have now been condemned to death by hanging in Iraq for being ISIS members -- but the world doesn't really know how else to deal with these detained terrorist suspects.

10 News First

10 News First

'I've Come Out Of A Cult': Terror Tradie Now Rejects ISIS

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An Australian electrician who designed missile defence systems and rockets for Islamic State has now renounced the terrorist group, describing it as a "cult".

10 News First

10 News First

Terror Tradie: Aussie Electrician Designed Rockets With ISIS Flag

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On a quiet property just outside the NSW town of Young, unemployed electrician Haisem Zahab was hard at work -- designing battlefield weapons systems for Islamic State.

World

World

Man Cries And Pleads Guilty To Sending Pipe Bombs To Trump Critics

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Cesar Sayoc, 57, sobbed as he entered the plea before a federal judge in New York.

Christchurch

Christchurch

Families Of Christchurch Victims Prepare To Bury Loved Ones

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Families will soon receive the bodies of relatives who were killed in the Christchurch terror attacks at two mosques.

Christchurch

Christchurch

'What Doesn’t Break You Makes You Stronger': Christchurch Survivors Stand United

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Sherif Ibrahim was in the mosque when the Christchurch gunman opened fire. The 25-year-old Egyptian-born accountant said he feels only love for his country and his fellow Kiwis.

Politics

Politics

Australian Senator Condemned For 'Dangerous' Comments On Mosque Massacre

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Controversial Queensland Senator Fraser Anning issued a statement in response to the Christchurch terror attacks. Within minutes it was widely condemned.

Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

If You're Looking For Justice, Don't Look To Indonesia

3 min read

There he was grinning broadly. Tucking into a lavish lunch with powerful supporters.

World

World

'There's A Grenade In The Bathroom': Gunman Kill Seven In Nairobi Hotel Attack

3 min read

Gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday, killing at least seven people and sending workers diving under desks from an attack claimed by Somali Islamists al Shabaab.

Updated

Updated

Arsalan Khawaja Bail Revoked After Allegedly Breaching Conditions

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The brother of Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja will remain in custody until his next court appearance after allegedly breaching his bail conditions.

Crime

Crime

'No Remorse': Milad Atai Laughs As He Is Sentenced For Role In Curtis Cheng Murder

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Unrepentant until the end.

News

News

Homegrown Terrorists Could Face Indefinite Detention

2 min read

Australian-born terrorists who can't be kicked out of the country, could soon face indefinite immigration detention.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

NSW Fires And Trump Calls Migrants 'Criminals'

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

National

National

The Anti-Terrorism Encryption Laws We Can't Afford To Get Wrong

4 min read

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is ramping up support for legislation that would allow the government to read encrypted messages, following a foiled terrorist plot in Melbourne.

National

National

Victorian Icon Sisto Malaspina Farewelled At Emotional Funeral

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Hundreds have gathered outside the state funeral of beloved Melbourne icon Sisto Malaspina, who was killed in the Bourke Street terror attack.

Updated

Updated

Trio Charged Over Alleged Terror Plot To 'Kill As Many As Possible'

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Three men have been charged in Melbourne over allegations they were trying to secure a semi-automatic rifle to carry out an attack in a crowded place to kill "as many people as possible."

Crime

Crime

Bourke Street Survivor 'Lucky To Be Alive' After Being Stabbed In Neck

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Security guard Shadi has spoken of his terror after being stabbed in the neck during last week's Bourke Street attack.

National

National

Heart-Wrenching Scenes As Bar Reopens With Tributes To Late Owner

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Pellegrini's Espresso Bar reopened on Tuesday morning after the cafe's co-owner Sisto Malaspina was killed in a terror attack on Friday.

John Coyne

John Coyne

Why The Bourke Street Terrorist Was Free To Kill Despite Being Known To Police

5 min read

In the aftermath of Friday’s Bourke street terror attack many Australians will be asking why the Australian Federal Police and Australian Security Intelligence Organisation weren’t watching murderer Hassan Khalif Shire Ali.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

To Know Sisto Was To Know Melbourne And The Meaning Of Family

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Sisto Malaspina was confirmed as the fatality of Friday's Bourke Street tragedy in the heart of Melbourne.

National

National

Bourke Street Terror Attack 'Unsophisticated', 'Inspired' By ISIS

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The terror attack in central Melbourne street was not sophisticated and may have been ISIS-inspired, authorities have said.

Crime

Crime

'Disbelief': Bourke Street Victim Identified As Beloved Cafe Owner Sisto Malaspina

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The co-owner of iconic Melbourne cafe Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar has been named as the man fatally stabbed in Friday's Bourke Street attack.

National

National

Hero 'Trolley Man' Emerges From Bourke Street Terror Attack

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Authorities are praising members of the public who helped police take down a man who launched a deadly terror attack in Melbourne.

World

World

Graphic Footage Of A Failed Suicide Bombing In New York Subway Released

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Newly released security video of a failed 2017 suicide bombing in the New York City subway system gives a fuller picture of the police response.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mark Latham To Join One Nation And Melbourne Cup Fall Out

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

National

National

Police Investigate Whether Terror Accused Was Set-Up By Brother of Australian Sportsperson

2 min read

The brother of a prominent Australian sportsperson may have been involved in setting up a 25-year-old Sri Lankan student over an alleged Sydney terror plot. 

Crime

Crime

Charges Dropped Against Man Accused Of Terror Plot

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Mohamed Kamer Nilar Nizamdeen spent four weeks in supermax jail, but on Friday police dropped terror charges against him in Central Local Court.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Banking Royal Commission Findings And Footy Finals Fever

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

World

World

A Look Back At The Most Powerful 9/11 Images

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On the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we take a look back at some of the most powerful images from Ground Zero. 

World

World

9/11 Anniversary: 16,000 First Responders Eligible For Pay-Out Over Mounting Toll

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17 years on from 9/11, the toll mounts as thousands of Ground Zero's first responders feel the health impacts.

National

National

Terror Charge: Uni Student On Working Visa Arrested

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A university worker allegedly handed the student's notebook in to authorities, which detailed plans to target multiple "symbolic" Sydney locations.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

NSW Fires Still Ablaze And Italian State Of Emergency

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Tech

Tech

'Massive Power Grab': Privacy Experts Lash Gov't Encryption Proposals

4 min read

"The legislation is very specifically saying it's not a back door, while simultaneously ensuring they install multiple side doors and windows."

Crime

Crime

Terror Planner Bought Molotov Cocktail Supplies

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The 25-year-old bought 10 litres of petrol, glass bottles and corks.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Putin Defends Trump And 99 Percent Of NSW In Drought

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Updated

Updated

Brisbane Man Charged With Terror Offences After Early Morning Raid

1 min read

The 21-year-old man is facing life in prison after allegedly making plans to travel to Syria to engage in hostile activities.

World

World

The Shock Troops Who Expelled The Rohingya

23 min read

Police and Rakhine Buddhist villagers told media how they coordinated with troops to burn down Rohingya villages, giving the residents no homes to return to.

National

National

A Foiled Terror Plot Means Powder Is Now Banned On International Flights

2 min read

But don't worry -- protein powder and cremated remains are still allowed.

National

National

Indonesian Group Added To Australian Terror List

1 min read

The group is believed to be responsible for recent deadly bombings on three Indonesian churches and a police station.

Crime

Crime

Comm Bank To Pay $700m Over Money Laundering, Terrorism Financing

2 min read

It would be the largest civil penalty in national corporate history.

World

World

The Royal Wedding Security Bill Is HUGE

4 min read

And you thought the dress cost a lot!

Politics

Politics

Police To Get New ID Checking Powers In Airport Security Crackdown

2 min read

The new powers mean Australian Federal Police can request anyone's ID at an airport and remove them from the premises if necessary.