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Fri 20 Jul 2018

Victim takes to Facebook: ‘I’ve just been carjacked’

Victim takes to Facebook: ‘I’ve just been carjacked’

A WOMAN has described a violent carjacking that saw her knocked to the ground as a man made off with her vehicle when she left the engine running.

Accused killer joked about ‘hiding bodies’

Accused killer joked about ‘hiding bodies’

BEFORE she allegedly murdered and dismembered her partner, Lindy Williams joked to her friend about burying a cut-up body, a court has heard.

Weinstein claims he had sex ‘deal’ with Judd

Weinstein claims he had sex ‘deal’ with Judd

DISGRACED Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is now claiming he had a sex “bargain” which allowed him to touch Ashley Judd — if she won an Oscar.

PM Turnbull ‘dishonest’, says Waleed

PM Turnbull ‘dishonest’, says Waleed

THE Project’s Waleed Aly has taken a savage swipe at politicians, accusing them of “not being honest” about African youth crime.

Legal first after cold-case arrest

Legal first after cold-case arrest

COLD-CASE detectives have charged a man over a 1987 murder in a move that will trigger Queensland’s double jeopardy provisions for the first time.

Ploy to get Borce to confess to murder

Ploy to get Borce to confess to murder

DAYS after Karen Ristevski disappeared, a detective asked her husband a question which is often used to get killers to confess.

New details in biggest Hollywood mystery

New details in biggest Hollywood mystery

IN LATE 1981, three Hollywood stars embarked on a weekend sailing trip. Only two returned. What really happened the night Natalie Wood died?

Trio on run after man dumped on roadside

Trio on run after man dumped on roadside

A TRIO of suspects is on the run after a man was found on the side of a Gold Coast road with a gunshot wound to his leg.

SHOCKING: Dad slams 4-year-old girl into pole

SHOCKING: Dad slams 4-year-old girl into pole

UNFORGIVEABLE was the word used to describe the actions of a Sunshine Coast father caught assaulting his 4-year-old daughter at a shopping centre on CCTV.

Woman claims handshake was ‘violent crime’

Woman claims handshake was ‘violent crime’

A WOMAN has claimed she was injured when a real-estate agent shook her hand after a property auction.

'Our little secret': Sophisticated porn extortion scam

'Our little secret': Sophisticated porn extortion scam

Victims are warned not to interact with the email at all.

Mum sues after drinking 'oven cleaner cure'

Mum sues after drinking 'oven cleaner cure'

A WOMAN who was accidentally given oven cleaner to drink to cure hiccups is fighting for compensation.

Thu 19 Jul 2018

Powerful map reveals dark and shameful reality

Powerful map reveals dark and shameful reality

A POWERFUL interactive map released today has pulled back the curtain on a dark and deadly reality of living in Australia.

Manhunt for gang over Gold Coast shooting

Manhunt for gang over Gold Coast shooting

A DOZEN police officers remain at the scene after a man was shot and dumped from a car on the Gold Coast.

Ferrari-driving kickboxer jailed for nan’s death

Ferrari-driving kickboxer jailed for nan’s death

A FERRARI-driving kickboxer who caused the death of an elderly woman in a high-speed Melbourne crash has been jailed.

What ‘voice’ told woman before alleged axe attack

What ‘voice’ told woman before alleged axe attack

BEFORE Evie Amati allegedly attacked two people with an axe in a Sydney 7-Eleven, a voice in her head gave her a specific — and frightening instruction.

Sacked officer who caused fatal crash loses job appeal

Sacked officer who caused fatal crash loses job appeal

A ROMA police officer who was fired for his role in the death of a motorbike rider has failed to have his dismissal overturned by a tribunal.

Victims unite in ‘incredibly powerful’ show of courage

Victims unite in ‘incredibly powerful’ show of courage

THE 2018 ESPYS were the scene for an incredible message of strength delivered by the victims of disgraced Olympic gymnastic team doctor Larry Nassar.

PM calls on Pope to fire sex abuse archbishop

PM calls on Pope to fire sex abuse archbishop

THE Prime Minister believes Pope Francis should intervene to force Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson resigns after he was convicted for covering up child sexual...

Boyfriend’s pathetic excuse for horrific attack

Boyfriend’s pathetic excuse for horrific attack

JAMES Russell smashed a bottle of beer over his girlfriend Bianca Campbell’s head in a park. Then he offered an incredible excuse.

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