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Tue 25 Sep 2018

‘We made it uncool’: Plan to stop drug deaths

‘We made it uncool’: Plan to stop drug deaths

A FORMER top cop and leading drug expert have quashed arguments pill testing will give kids a green light to take illicit drugs.

Australia’s killer ice highways

Australia’s killer ice highways

THEY’RE the toxic arteries weaving around Australia and fuelling regional towns’ ice addiction, but there’s a new idea to stop it.

SIEGE UPDATE: 54-year-old man taken into custody

SIEGE UPDATE: 54-year-old man taken into custody

A 54-year-old man has been taken into custody.

Teens allegedly throw fireworks at cops during chase

Teens allegedly throw fireworks at cops during chase

TWO teens on the wrong side of the law attempted to evade police during a high-speed car chase by throwing lit fireworks out the window

Man mummifies girls and turns them into dolls

Man mummifies girls and turns them into dolls

THIS man dug up 29 dead kids from graveyards and kept them at his parents house, where he executed a series of sick acts on their bodies. Warning: Graphic.

Bullied girl’s mum hit with restraining order

Bullied girl’s mum hit with restraining order

A DISTRAUGHT mother who claims her daughter was ‘hung from a tree with a skipping rope’, will face court next month after being hit with a restraining order.

Baby killer Keli Lane’s mission to clear her name

Baby killer Keli Lane’s mission to clear her name

KELI Lane is adamant she didn’t kill her baby and there’s a small army of people working behind the scenes trying to help her prove it.

Teen arrested after alleged stabbing and crime spree

premium_icon Teen arrested after alleged stabbing and crime spree

THE last teen involved in an alleged all-day crime spree that left a good Samaritan stabbed and dozens of cars damaged from Bundall to Murwillumbah has been...

Man ‘pistol-whipped pal’ over Bruno Mars song

Man ‘pistol-whipped pal’ over Bruno Mars song

AN argument over whether a song was by Bruno Mars or not led to a man, 71, hitting his friend in the face with a pistol and the weapon discharging.

'Sadistic, degrading': Drugged offenders' attack on girl, 16

premium_icon 'Sadistic, degrading': Drugged offenders' attack on girl, 16

TWO mates smoked cannabis and took other drugs before subjecting a teenage girl to three hours of torture.

Sad twist in search for missing Maddie

Sad twist in search for missing Maddie

THE parents of missing girl Madeleine McCann have been forced to shut down a site calling for donations because support had dropped to virtually zero.

Sister says relationship 'broken' after Universal Medicine

premium_icon Sister says relationship 'broken' after Universal Medicine

'I was concerned that she was spending a lot of money and not gaining a qualification'

Mon 24 Sep 2018

‘I just killed my wife’: Man’s shocking confession

‘I just killed my wife’: Man’s shocking confession

AN INDIAN man has pleaded guilty to the stabbing murder of his new wife at her Melbourne home just months after their wedding day.

Frank warning to parents who abduct their own kids

Frank warning to parents who abduct their own kids

A LAW firm has issued a scathing message to parents who abduct their own children in defiance of court orders; you get what you deserve.

Unprepared climbers are pushing rescuers too far

Unprepared climbers are pushing rescuers too far

Mt Warning is more dangerous than ever as injured hikers stretch the resources of emergency services.

Police hunt for driver involved in a cemetery car chase

Police hunt for driver involved in a cemetery car chase

A man has been charged after being caught in stolen car at a cemetery

VIDEO: Imprint of shoe found on bashing victim's face

VIDEO: Imprint of shoe found on bashing victim's face

The woman had an imprint on her cheek, believed to be from the sole of a shoe. Police have appealed for help finding a man who may be able to assist.

Sick Facebook post from killer’s relative

Sick Facebook post from killer’s relative

ROBERT Thompson was 10 when he murdered two-year-old James Bulger. Now a relative of the killer has posted a cruel photo on social media.

Sex teacher’s defends her rape of student

Sex teacher’s defends her rape of student

MARY Kay Letourneau is a convicted paedophile but she still believes she did nothing wrong after having sex with her then 12-year-old student.

Woman punched by man in bushland attack

Woman punched by man in bushland attack

POLICE are searching for a man who allegedly punched a woman in the face during a frightening attack on a walking track.

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