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Sun 16 Jun 2019

Western Sydney's roads a NSW budget focus

Western Sydney's roads a NSW budget focus

The NSW government has hinted at an imminent opening of the M4 tunnels within Sydney's WestConnex project, two days out from the state's budget 2019-20.

Babe Ruth baseball jersey fetches $A8.1m

Babe Ruth baseball jersey fetches $A8.1m

An anonymous bidder has paid more than $A8 million for a Yankees jersey that belonged to America's baseball legend Babe Ruth - a record for sports memorabilia.

Saudi prince stirs US-Iran conflict

Saudi prince stirs US-Iran conflict

The crown prince has blamed Iran for recent attacks on oil tankers and called on the international community to take a “decisive stand”.

Dutton revives broader cyber powers plan

Dutton revives broader cyber powers plan

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says the government's spy agencies need better capacity to deal with cyber attacks on domestic networks.

The horrible 'disease' that consumed my husband

The horrible 'disease' that consumed my husband

"In an instant a paramedic busted the door in, as I stood close behind. There he was. The love of my life, my soulmate, the father of my children. He was gone."

Backpacker’s horror escape from pig shed

Backpacker’s horror escape from pig shed

A backpacker has spoken out for the first time about her horrifying kidnapping ordeal. Warning: Distressing content.

Aussies solve ‘gross’ bikini problem

Aussies solve ‘gross’ bikini problem

It’s a horrible feeling any self-respecting Australian loathes. But a new label has fixed the issue — and made $1 million in just 12 months.

Hong Kong protester dies after fall

Hong Kong protester dies after fall

A protester in Hong Kong has become the first fatality of the state's political unrest after falling from a scaffolding while hanging a political banner.

Super shut-off will affect millions

Super shut-off will affect millions

If you haven’t checked your super fund or life insurance lately, you could be in for a nasty surprise.

How daughters helped convict dad

How daughters helped convict dad

Children of a wealthy Mormon doctor say they knew their father had murdered their mum even before he moved his lover into the family home.

Huge NZ earthquake sparks chaos

Huge NZ earthquake sparks chaos

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake in the Kermadec Islands sparked tsunami fears in New Zealand’s North Island on Sunday morning.

Woman ‘tries to run person down’

Woman ‘tries to run person down’

A woman has been arrested after allegedly trying to run someone down with her car before crashing into a house in Adelaide.

Shrek The Musical is coming to Australia

Shrek The Musical is coming to Australia

A musical based on the 2001 hit movie is coming to Australia in 2020 and will tour in three major cities.

Man left dying on side of the road

Man left dying on side of the road

A man turned himself in to police and another was arrested after a suspected hit-run in a small Victorian town on Saturday night.

‘Adult’ dating trend shocking men

‘Adult’ dating trend shocking men

It’s one of the latest heterosexual dating trends that puts a woman’s pleasure first.

OJ Simpson’s bizarre Twitter message

OJ Simpson’s bizarre Twitter message

OJ Simpson, who was once acquitted of the murder of his wife and her friend has joined Twitter by leaving an ominous message.

Bumble offers dream job for singles

Bumble offers dream job for singles

Dream job alert — dating app Bumble has just announced it will pay someone to travel the world looking for love. What a combo!

Spice Girls announce Australian tour

Spice Girls announce Australian tour

It’s happening, it’s really happening. At the last show of their UK reunion tour, Mel B announced the Spice Girls are coming to Australia.

Why HK's extradition bill should scare you

Why HK's extradition bill should scare you

Changes to Hong Kong laws to allow extraditions to mainland China have been shelved indefinitely following the city's biggest street protests in three decades.

Knox slams media in emotional Italy return

Knox slams media in emotional Italy return

Wrongly convicted of murder, Amanda Knox has made an emotional speech in which she defended her version of what happened the night Meredith Kercher was killed.

Origin exile to end among Blues shocks

Origin exile to end among Blues shocks

The wait for the State of Origin game II selections is almost over but two stars have reportedly jumped the gun in a selection shock.

Johnson's rivals say no to 'coronation'

Johnson's rivals say no to 'coronation'

Boris Johnson's rivals for the Conservative Party leadership have spoken out against plans that would allow the former London mayor to be elected unchallenged.

Filthy reactions reveal Smith’s genius

Filthy reactions reveal Smith’s genius

As cricket fans basked in Steve Smith’s magic, the man himself found time to get absolutely furious at the Cricket World Cup.

Martin, Johnson in shock split

Martin, Johnson in shock split

Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Fifty Shades of Grey star Dakota Johnson stunned friends with their sudden separation as the ‘happy’ couple had considered marriage.

Oil tanker crew flown from Iran to Dubai

Oil tanker crew flown from Iran to Dubai

Crew members from a Norwegian-owned oil tanker that was attacked in the Gulf of Oman have landed in Dubai on an Iran Air flight.

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