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Update: All safe and sound at Swinburne University after science lab evacuation

Things are returning to normal at Swinburne University’s Hawthorn campus after hundreds of students and staff were evacuated following an incident in […]
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Students and staff evacuated from Swinburne University after contamination scare

More than 500 students and staff have been evacuated after a possible contamination in a science lab at Swinburne University’s Hawthorn campus. […]
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Usain Bolt to train with Central Coast Mariners

They’ve done it! The Central Coast Mariners have pulled off one of the biggest deals of the year, signing Usain Bolt to […]
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More frozen veggies recalled over listeria fears

Another frozen food product has been recalled today over fears it could be contaminated with potentially dangerous listeria. Metcash has recalled its […]
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Teenage boy airlifted to hospital after he was hit by truck in Melton Sth

A teenage boy is in a critical condition after he was hit by a truck in Melton South this morning. The truck […]

Latest International News


Unrest in Russia Under Putin

More than 1,600 anti-Kremlin activists have been detained by police during street protests against Vladimir Putin ahead of his inauguration for a […]

Facebook goes to Cambridge (Analytica)

Are you a victim of Facebook’s breach of trust? The data of over 50 million Facebook users was breached by political consulting […]

Latest in Entertainment

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Missy Higgins shares first pic of her new baby daughter

Missy Higgins has shared the first photo of her new baby daughter, who she’s named Luna. The Aussie singer-songwriter took to Instagram […]
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Friends star David Schwimmer’s surprising new role

David Schwimmer is set to make his first network primetime TV appearance in 14 years, after landing a recurring role on Will […]
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Revealed: When Pink’s rescheduled Sydney concerts will take place

It has been an anxious wait for Pink fans desperate to know the new dates for her cancelled Sydney shows. But fans […]
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Pink has been released from hospital after being treated for gastric virus

Pink has been released from hospital after being treated for a severe case of gastro. The ‘What About Us’ singer was flanked […]
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Leona Lewis is engaged to her long-time boyfriend Dennis Jauch

Leona Lewis is engaged. The ‘Bleeding Love’ singer recently accepted a proposal from actor/choreographer Dennis Jauch, her boyfriend of eight years. A […]

Latest In Politics


“White Guilt” to blame for silence around Indigenous Domestic Violence: Josephine Cashman

Indigenous Lawyer Josephine Cashman has blamed “White Guilt” for the silence around the disproportionate levels of domestic violence Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander […]
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Further Push For Indigenous Voice To Parliament

The Joint Select Committee into Constitutional Recognition has handed down its interim report. This follows large consultation with Indigenous people right across […]

What Is Fracking and How Will It Effect You?

To describe fracking as controversial is an understatement, I investigate  exactly what fracking is and where it currently sits in Western Australia.

Wrong Skin: New Podcast Set In The Kimberley, More Than Just True Crime

A new podcast is sending shockwaves right across the Kimberley from the average person to the big end of town. It talks […]
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Looking After Country: Female Indigenous Rangers

Out on Walmajarri country in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia, there is a crack team of Aboriginal women conserving country and passing […]