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Tue, 23 Jul 2024 19:01:54 +1000
Fresh charges for alleged Paddington double killer Beau Lamarre-Condon
The former police officer is facing charges of domestic violence-related murder and aggravated break-and-enter after allegedly shooting Jesse Baird and Luke Davies.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:58:02 +1000
Police investigating 15 serious alleged crimes on Sydney trains
NSW Transport Police are investigating 15 serious alleged crimes on Sydney train lines over the past year that have left commuters with "physical and emotional damage".

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:54:12 +1000
Crews had to fight Melbourne factory fire without 'critical' equipment, union says
A "critical piece" of specialist equipment was missing from Fire Rescue Victoria's initial response to a large industrial blaze in Melbourne's west, according to the state's firefighters union.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:52:55 +1000
Man attacked by shark at Port Macquarie
A man in his 20s has been attacked by a shark at North Shore Beach on NSW's Mid North Coast.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:47:53 +1000
Homicide Squad detectives search for missing Melbourne man at remote property
Police have executed a warrant at a property in Melbourne as part of an investigation into the disappearance of Adrian Romeo.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:47:52 +1000
Push to jail woman who forced daughter into marriage
A woman who forced her daughter to marry a man who ended up killing her is awaiting sentence.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:42:39 +1000
As it happened: WA news on Tuesday, July 23
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Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:32:34 +1000
Enough. It’s time to straighten up our construction sites with a strong regulator
Stronger fines, wider powers and a bipartisan mandate could produce a regulator with transformative possibilities.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:15:58 +1000
Alleged Maribyrnong River killer named as veil of secrecy lifted
A court heard detectives needed extra time to analyse CCTV footage and forensic evidence, which they indicated would be the cornerstone of the prosecution case.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 18:05:26 +1000
As it happened: Kamala Harris becomes presumptive Democratic presidential nominee; Australian woman allegedly gang raped in Paris
Read the national news headlines for Tuesday, July 23.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 17:28:09 +1000
As it happened: Brisbane on Tuesday, July 23
What’s making news in and around Brisbane today.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 17:13:00 +1000
Australian man allegedly stabbed to death in Thailand
An Australian man has been stabbed to death at a tourist hotspot in southern Thailand.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 16:52:53 +1000
Disgruntled man allegedly torches Sydney car dealership
A man has allegedly torched a car dealership in Sydney, before pulling out a hammer.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 16:07:48 +1000
Accused killer mum due for parole meet before daughter’s death
A mother accused of killing her daughter had a parole meeting scheduled a day before the eight-year-old girl died allegedly from her diabetes medication being withheld, a judge has heard.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 16:01:35 +1000
Jail call for woman who made daughter marry her Perth killer
Less than six months after Ruqia Haidari was forced to marry Mohammad Ali Halimi, he killed the 21-year-old at their home in Perth.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 15:45:34 +1000
Full interview: Former defence intelligence official Paul Dibb
Former defence intelligence official Paul Dibb, who spent three decades combating Russian espionage, talks to Andrew Probyn.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 15:33:57 +1000
The unlikely Sydney suburb in line for new 30-storey towers
A plan to build 1200 apartments in Five Dock is one of dozens of major projects lodged under the Minns government’s new incentive scheme for affordable housing.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 15:28:25 +1000
‘So ocker, so good’: Brisbane 2032 marks eight years to go with chant push
Brisbane’s Olympic organisers are pushing a new social media campaign to flood the internet with the famous “Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oi! Oi! Oi!” chant.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 14:28:34 +1000
Tyrone was just 15 when he died of a heroin overdose while in state care
Tyrone Woxvold died of an overdose at his mother’s home. He developed a drug habit while in the state’s care and had wanted to get help, an inquest heard.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 13:30:45 +1000
New approach up north could combat WA’s youth crisis: former inspector
Indigenous teenager Cleveland Dodd fatally self-harmed in custody in Perth. Now the state’s former prisons inspector has told an inquiry something must change.