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'House Of Horrors' Couple Who Shackled 13 Children To Beds And Starved Them Plead Guilty

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A US couple who shackled some of their 13 children to beds and starved them have pleaded guilty to torture and other abuses in a case dubbed a "house of horrors".

Crime

Crime

Hemp Farmers Politely Tell Thieves 'Our Crops Won't Get You High'

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Thieves are stealing hemp crops from farms, leading to reminders hemp doesn't have the same recreational use as marijuana.

News

News

Jussie Smollett 'Staged Attack' Over Dissatisfaction With Pay, Police Say

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Chicago's top police officer expressed anger and frustration Thursday over what he called Jussie Smollett's "shameful" attempt to fabricate a hate crime for a "publicity stunt".

Crime

Crime

Cyber Ransom Attacks On The Rise, As Toyota And Melbourne Hospital Become Latest Victims

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A major Melbourne hospital and car manufacturer Toyota have had their systems infiltrated by hackers. 

Crime

Crime

Refugee Who Starred In TV Ad Charged Over $36M Ice Plot

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An Iranian national who appeared in an insurance ad encouraging migrants to become small business owners has been charged over an alleged plot to bring $36 million of the drug ice into Sydney. 

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Violently Attacks His Attorney After Getting 47-Year Jail Sentence

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Former Church Volunteer Charged With Historical Sexual Offences

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A former church volunteer has been charged with historical sexual assault offences that allegedly occurred on the NSW Central Coast in the 1980s.

Crime

Crime

Human Remains Found, Two Arrested In Search For Missing Woman

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Human remains have been found in Victoria's Gippsland region after two people were arrested in southwest Melbourne over the disappearance of a Ballarat woman.

TV

TV

What We Know So Far About The Jussie Smollett Investigation

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Chicago Police have reportedly "shifted the trajectory" of the Jussie Smollett investigation -- here's what we know.

Crime

Crime

Accused Claremont Serial Killer 'Injured In Prison'

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The accused Claremont serial killer has been taken to hospital and may not be able to attend a pre-trial hearing in Perth.

World

World

Teenage ISIS Bride Gives Birth To Baby In Syrian Refugee Camp

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A British teenager who married an IS fighter has given birth in a Syrian refugee camp, her family says, as debate rages over whether she should be allowed back.

National

National

Alleged Home Intruder Dies After Being 'Challenged' By Resident

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A 44-year-old man has been released by police pending further inquiries, after an intruder was found dead inside his home.

Crime

Crime

Brothers Claim Jussie Smollett Paid Them To Participate In Alleged Attack

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The two Nigerian brothers arrested in connection with the assault on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are no longer suspects in the attack. They're now cooperating with police.

Crime

Crime

Police In Fatal Shooting Investigation Look To Identify Cyclist

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Homicide detectives investigating the shooting death of a woman south of Brisbane are trying to identify a cyclist who was nearby at the time. 

Crime

Crime

Woman Charged After Throwing TV At Police Officers

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A woman has been tasered after she allegedly threw a television at two police officers while resisting arrest at an inner Sydney home.

National

National

Coroner Finds Tinder Stalker Horror Could Have Been Avoided

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Paul Lambert died on the side of the M1 near Bonville just shy of Coffs Harbour. He had lunged at officers with a knife so they shot him.

National

National

'You Let A Murderer Walk Free' Says Distraught Brother Of Cheryl Grimmer

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The trial of a man accused of murdering Cheryl Grimmer almost 50 years ago will not go ahead after the court found key evidence was inadmissible.

Crime

Crime

How A Huge Dark Web Mail Order Drug Ring Operated

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With pods of dolphins swimming by, a beach-side cottage on the sand in the quiet NSW village of Callala Bay is hardly the place you’d think police would make one of their “most significant” cybercrime arrests.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Husband Allegedly Trapped Wife In Hot Tub, Drowning Her

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

World

World

David Beckham Dobbed In For Using Phone While Driving

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David Beckham has been issued with a court notice after a member of the public told police he had been allegedly using his mobile phone while driving.

National

National

WATCH: Cashier Jumps Counter To Escape Hatchet-Wielding Robber

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A terrified supermarket worker in Melbourne's inner suburbs was forced to jump over a counter and flee the store when a hatchet-wielding man allegedly confronted him inside.

National

National

Chris Dawson’s Legal Team Say They Hold The Key To Beating Murder Charge

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Christopher Dawson made his way into court as his brother Peter cleared a path. He’s been out on bail since just before Christmas, accused of killing his wife Lynette.

Crime

Crime

'Extreme Pornography' Part Of Claremont Serial Killer Case

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Extreme pornographic material and a six-hour police interview with the accused Claremont serial killer are among the evidence a West Australian Supreme Court judge will examine ahead of the trial.

Crime

Crime

Man Charged Over Indecent Assault Of 85-Year-Old Woman

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A 41-year-old man has been charged after an 85-year-old woman was indecently assaulted in a retirement home in Central West NSW.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Jussie Smollett Breaks Down In First Interview Since Attack

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The 'Empire' actor has spoken out in the first televised interview since he was assaulted.

World

World

The Craziest Details From The "El Chapo" Trial

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Shooting bazookas with his family. Burying a rival alive. A naked escape through a sewer system. These were just a few days in the life of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.

Crime

Crime

Qld Mum Convicted Over Genital Mutilation

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A Queensland woman has been found guilty of arranging for her two daughters to have their genitals mutilated in Somalia.

Crime

Crime

Paying Criminal Lawyers Big Bucks May Not Be Worth It, Study Finds

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Legal aid lawyers may be more effective than private criminal lawyers who clock long hours and charge big bucks, a new study has found.

National

National

Her Daughter Was Brutally Murdered, Now She Wants To Try Stop It Happening Again

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Mandy Burgess is fighting hard to make sure her daughter’s killer never gets the chance to kill again when he applies for his freedom on March 8.

World

World

Notorious Drug Lord "El Chapo" Convicted In U.S. Trial

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After nearly three months of testimony and six days of deliberation about a vast drug-smuggling conspiracy steeped in violence, a jury has convicted infamous Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.

Crime

Crime

'Come Have A Go': Rape Case Against Dragons Star Jack De Belin Revealed

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Jack De Belin says he’s not guilty, but the details of the sexual assault case against him make for disturbing reading.

World

World

Prison Nurse Accused Of Poisoning Husband To Marry Inmate

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Amy Murray stands accused of poisoning her husband Joshua and burning the house down to cover her tracks -- all so she could marry an inmate serving a life sentence.

Crime

Crime

Tony Mokbel 'Critical' After Prison Stabbing

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Drug kingpin Tony Mokbel is in a serious condition after being stabbed at the same Victorian prison where fellow gangland identity Carl Williams was killed.

World

World

Indonesia Police Use Huge Snake To Terrorise Man

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WARNING: Distressing content.

News

News

Man Allegedly Choked Mum And Kidnapped Her Four Children

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A 29-year-old man is accused of kidnapping four children and strangling their mother during a terrifying domestic violence incident south of Brisbane.

Crime

Crime

Man Stabbed With A Broken Bottle In Street Altercation

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A man is expected to have surgery after he was stabbed with a broken glass bottle in western Sydney.

National

National

Are We A Nation Of Horn-Honking Hulks And Road Ragers?

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From knives to hammers and even chainsaws, a recent spate of vicious road rage incidents across Australian cities have been making headlines.

National

National

A Dog In Queensland Is Being Held For $10,000 Ransom

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A family whose French bulldog went missing nearly three weeks ago has told The Project police are now involved in the search for their "pocket rocket".

National

National

Big Brother Is Watching (But It's Not The One You Need Worry About)

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We all know by now that if you walk down most streets in our capital cities you are being watched on camera. But it could be happening in your own home, and cybercriminals are using your devices against you.

Crime

Crime

Eight-Month-Old Baby Injured In Alleged Domestic Violence Incident

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An eight-month-old boy has been injured after his parents were allegedly fighting on a street in the southern NSW town of Leeton.

Crime

Crime

The Search For 1970s 'Doodler' Serial Killer Who Preyed On White Gay Men

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San Francisco police have announced a US$100,000 reward for the serial killer known as the 'Doodler'.

Crime

Crime

The Bizarre Story Of How Cops Found A Teen Who Escaped Custody

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An unsuspecting 10 News First crew were caught in the middle of an alleged crime on Thursday when they were alerted to the whereabouts of a teenager who had apparently escaped custody.

Crime

Crime

Police Share Graphic Details Of Planned Rape Of 3-Year-Old Girl

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WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT.

World

World

First Image Released Of Kidnapped Teen After Being Rescued

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The family of 13-year-old Jayme Closs, who was held captive for three months in Wisconsin, has shared a photograph of her following her escape.

World

World

Russia Jails Jehovah's Witness In Landmark Case

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A Russian court on Wednesday found a Danish adherent of the Jehovah’s Witnesses guilty of organising the activities of a banned extremist organisation.

Exclusive

Exclusive

Police Target Crims Preying On Drought-Affected Farmers

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A team of specialised police tasked with protecting the state’s drought-affected areas will be bolstered to target the criminals willing to kick our vulnerable farmers while their down.

World

World

Nurse Who Allegedly Raped And Impregnated Patient Pleads Not Guilty

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A nurse accused of raping an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a long-term care facility in Phoenix, USA has pleaded not guilty to a sexual assault charge.

Crime

Crime

Police Investigate Horrific Double-Fatal Car Crash And Fire

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Police are investigating a two-car crash in rural Victoria.

National

National

'It's Heart Work': Helping Families Affected By Homicide To Survive

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Last week, Martha Jabour took more than 100 calls from families thanking her for keeping them alive.

Crime

Crime

Prison Time 'Likely' For Elderly Man Who Shot At Sex Worker

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An elderly man who fired two shots at a sex worker, who he believed he was in a relationship with, will likely serve jail time.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

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

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Updated

Updated

Renae Lawrence Avoids Jail Over High-Speed Car Chase

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Convicted Bali Nine drug smuggler Renae Lawrence has avoided jail time over her role in a 2005 high-speed stolen car chase involving police in NSW.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Emotional Jussie Smollett Performs For First Time Since Brutal Attack

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Jussie Smollett has made an emotional appearance in Los Angeles one week after a homophobic and racially motivated attack in Chicago.

Updated

Updated

Man Charged Over Brisbane Airport Bomb Scare 'Went To Extraordinary Lengths'

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Police have taken the “unusual” step of showing the device carried by an alleged offender that in part shut down Brisbane International Airport on Sunday night. 

Life

Life

Killing Us Slowly: What's Behind Our Fascination With True Crime?

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From documentaries to podcasts to feature films, it seems we can't get enough of true crime. So what is behind our obsession with the morbid and macabre?

World

World

Man Filmed 'Pretending To Slip' On Ice Accused Of Insurance Fraud

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A man could be skating on very thin ice after he was caught on camera appearing to pretend to slip on the floor of a New Jersey kitchen.

Crime

Crime

Road Rage Rampage: Man's Skull Fractured After Alleged Hammer Attack

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A 65-year-old man suffered serious head injuries after he was allegedly attacked during a road rage incident.

Crime

Crime

Queensland Pshychologist Extradited To NSW Over Sex Charges

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A Queensland psychologist extradited to NSW on historical sex offences against young scouts has been granted strict conditional bail.

Crime

Crime

Man Charged After Allegedly Stalking Nine Women Over 15 Years

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A man who allegedly stalked nine Gold Coast women over 15 years is due to appear in court accused of lurking outside their homes and degrading and frightening them on social media.

Celebrity

Celebrity

'Empire' Actor Assaulted In Possible Hate Crime

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Chicago police have opened a hate crime investigation after a cast member of the television show 'Empire' alleged he was attacked by men who shouted racial and homophobic slurs at him and physically attacked him.

National

National

William Tyrrell Inquest: Neighbour Has No Idea Why He's Been Called To Testify

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A neighbour set to appear at the inquest into the disappearance and suspected abduction of William Tyrrell says he doesn’t know why he’s been called to give evidence.

World

World

Thief Steals Painting From Art Gallery In Broad Daylight

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A man walked into Moscow’s New Tretyakov Gallery, took the painting off the wall and walked out.

Crime

Crime

Police Bust Gun Smugglers Hiding Weapons In Toy Motorbike

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Three men have been caught allegedly trying to smuggle guns into Australia by hiding them inside a toy motorbike, police claim.

Crime

Crime

Incredible Moment Patron Punches Machete-Wielding Robber In The Face

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It's the moment most of us would never think about facing when we pop down to the local.

National

National

Australian Professor And Sister Found Dead In Shallow Grave, Nephew Arrested

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The bodies of an Australian professor and her sister have been found buried in a shallow grave inside a small property in the Argentinian city of Mendoza.

Updated

Updated

11-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Indecently Assaulted In Gaming Arcade

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Police are appealing for information after a young girl was allegedly indecently assaulted in a Sydney gaming arcade by a man believed to be in his 40s.

TV

TV

What IRL Trauma Cleaners Think Of Your True Crime Obsession

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There’s no question that true crime is having a huge moment in pop culture right now, but what do the people who face death every day think about it?

World

World

El Chapo Shooting Victim Was 'Buried Alive': Trial Witness

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A former bodyguard for accused Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman testified at Guzman’s U.S. trial on Thursday that he watched his boss personally carry out three gruesome murders of rival drug cartel members.

World

World

Italy To Pay Damages To Amanda Knox After Unfair Murder Trial

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Amanda Knox, who spent years in an Italian jail for the murder of fellow student Meredith Kercher, a crime she was eventually cleared of, did not receive a fair trial for a related charge.

National

National

Heartbroken Family Search For Answers Over Murdered Father

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Cheryl Phillips clutches the chain around her neck with a heart pendant that contains the ashes of her murdered son Jamie.

National

National

Man Who Stalked Women Into Public Bathroom Avoids Jail

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A man who stalked two different women into the toilets of a Sydney shopping centre has escaped jail time.

Crime

Crime

'I'm Down, I'm Down': Dramatic Video Shows Cop Run Over By 'Stolen' Car

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Police have released shocking footage of a disturbing attack on an officer which saw him knocked off his motorbike by an allegedly stolen car and left on the side of the road.

Crime

Crime

Jamie Philips: Police Hunt For Killers Of Sydney Man Dumped In Vacant Lot

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Police investigating the murder of a Sydney father who was found dead in a vacant lot three months ago are calling on the public to help catch his killers. 

Crime

Crime

Hunt For 'Bad Santa' After Brazen Car Theft

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Police are hunting for a man dubbed 'Bad Santa' after a car was stolen from an apartment carpark in inner-city Sydney last month. 

National

National

Exclusive: Aiia Masarwa's Father Hopes His Daughter Is 'In Paradise'

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It was a trip no father should ever have to make.

World

World

Shocking Scenes: Police Walked In As A Man Was Trying To Kill A Little Girl

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Mark Leo Gregory Gago, 42, killed his parents, his girlfriend and their infant daughter on Saturday night in the rural home near Woodburn before deputies shot him, the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office said.

World

World

TV Host Handed One Year Jail Sentence For Interviewing Gay Man

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An Egyptian TV presenter has been sentenced to one-year hard labour after he interviewed a gay man about his life as a sex worker.

Crime

Crime

Man Charged After Allegedly Filming In Office Bathroom

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A man has been charged after allegedly taking a GoPro into a toilet cubicle and using it to film people without their knowledge. 

Crime

Crime

Court Hears Aiia Maasarwe's Alleged Killer May Be 'Vulnerable'

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A 20-year-old man accused of the rape and murder of international student Aiia Maasarwe has fronted a brief court hearing.  

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Injured After Gumtree Deal Goes Wrong

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

Crime

Crime

Woman 'Critical' After Being Shot In The Head, Husband Arrested

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A 31-year-old woman is in a critical condition after being shot in the head just after midnight on Saturday morning.

Crime

Crime

These Brave Officers On The Front Line Of Domestic Violence Take Bullet To Face

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The reality of being a police officer sent shock waves through the NSW Police force on Friday, when two of their own were shot while attending a domestic dispute.

Crime

Crime

7-Eleven Axe Attacker Sentenced To A Maximum Nine Years In Jail

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Evie Amati wanted to kill – on a cocktail of booze and drugs – she picked up an axe and walked down the street.

Crime

Crime

Police Hunt 'Donut Kings' Who Stole 96 Pastries, Chocolate And A Toothbrush

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Victoria Police are hunting two men dubbed the 'Donut Kings' after they stole nearly 100 of the ring-shaped pastry from a service station. 

Crime

Crime

Three-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Abused By 'Old' And 'Dirty' Man At Community Pool

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A three-year-old toddler was touched inappropriately while swimming in a community pool on Wednesday.

National

National

Advocates 'Gobsmacked' Serial Sex Offender Robert Fardon Has Been Freed

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Child safety advocates are "gobsmacked" by the release of one of Queensland's worst sex offenders into the community.

Crime

Crime

How They Nabbed An International Crime Syndicate Operating In Aussie Skies

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Eight members of an alleged Vietnamese international crime syndicate based in Melbourne responsible for smuggling $20 million worth of illicit drugs into Australia have been arrested.

Crime

Crime

Man Charged After Allegedly Punching Passengers On Buses

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Police have charged a man who allegedly attacked commuters on Brisbane buses on two separate occasions. 

Abby Alexander

Abby Alexander

Ireland Just Criminalised Emotional Abuse. Here's Why Australia Should Too.

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This month, Ireland made history by making psychological abuse in intimate partner relationships a criminal act, putting it in the same class as physical and sexual abuse in domestic relationships.

World

World

He Decided To Take Her When He Saw Her Getting On A School Bus

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A man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs spotted her getting on a school bus one day and made up his mind to take her, according to a criminal complaint. 

Updated

Updated

Accused Dance School Rapist Hit With Nearly 90 Fresh Charges

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Anthony Sampieri -- the man accused of attacking a seven-year-old girl in a toilet -- allegedly made 87 threatening calls to several women in the months before the dance school rape.

Crime

Crime

Father-Of-Two Dismembered In 'Brutal' And 'Cold' Sydney Murder

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A couple has been charged over the murder of a Sydney father whose body was found dismembered inside a home at Sadlier over the weekend.

Crime

Crime

Mother Accused Of Pouring Bleach Down Chronically Ill Toddler's Feeding Tube

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A Perth mother will reappear in court charged with allegedly trying to kill or hurt her chronically ill baby by pouring bleach down his feeding tube. 

Crime

Crime

How A 13-Year-Old Escaped The Kidnapper Who Allegedly Killed Her Parents

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Jayme Closs stunned the world by escaping the horrors of her captivity in northern Wisconsin.

World

World

Teen Was 'Target Of Abduction That Left Her Parents Dead'

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A 21-year-old man has been charged with allegedly holding a 13-year-old girl captive for three months in Wisconsin after murdering her parents.  

Updated

Updated

Actor Craig McLachlan Charged With Indecent Assault

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Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been charged with a series of assault offences by Victoria Police.

National

National

Festival Drug Smuggler Ashamed Of Her 'Extremely Immature Decision'

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An 18-year-old woman who put 394 MDMA capsules inside her body and smuggled them into a music festival has narrowly avoided jail.

Crime

Crime

Gamer Accused Of Assaulting Partner To Plead Not Guilty

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The man accused of slapping his partner while broadcasting live to other gamers will plead not guilty to assault.

World

World

Cryptocurrency Ransom Demand For 'Abducted' Wife Of Norwegian Millionaire

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Anne-Elisabeth Hagen hasn't been seen or heard from since October 31.

Crime

Crime

'I'll Never Be The Same': 92yo Woman Allegedly Stabbed By 'Gambling Addict' Cleaner

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An elderly woman who suffered horrific injuries in a stabbing attack at her Sydney home told responding police “the cleaner did it”, a court has been told.