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  • New Year's day public holiday guide: What's open and what's closed

    31 December 2017 11:17 PM 27

    Your comprehensive guide to what's open and what's closed this New Year's day public holiday. Coles: Open, special trading hours. Times vary statewide so check your local store. Woolworths: Open, special trading hours. Times vary statewide so check your local store. Port Melbourne IGA Plus Liquor, 78 Bay St, Port Melbourne, open 9am until midnight

  • Chris Hemsworth named among 2017's top-grossing Hollywood stars

    31 December 2017 11:17 PM 21

    Chris Hemsworth has been named among the year's top-grossing actors, with his blockbuster turn in Thor: Ragnarok drawing in $US845 million ($A1.2 billion) for the Aussie star. The Last Jedi's massive opening weekend, Disney buys Fox's film and TV properties, Salma Hayek and Peter Jackson reveal more about Harvey Weinstein's history and Matt Damon in trouble

  • Man arrested with knives, fireworks and cannabis after shots fired

    31 December 2017 3:35 PM 28

    A man has allegedly been caught with knives, fireworks and cannabis after shots were fired at a property on the NSW South Coast. The 52-year-old was arrested driving away from the Morton property following reports of shots fired about 6pm on Sunday, police said. A home on the property was also searched, but nothing of interest was found. The man was taken

  • Man suffers suspected heart attack at George Bass Surfboat Marathon in Moruya

    31 December 2017 11:46 AM 28

    A man was taken to hospital after suffering a suspected heart attack at the end of the first leg of the George Bass Surfboat Marathon at Moruya on Sunday. Marathon organiser Andrew Edmunds said a 66-year-old competitor from the Pambula masters men's surfboat team collapsed as the boat came to shore just after 1pm. "He was treated by lifesavers from Moruya

  • Motorcyclist, 22, killed in crash near Canberra

    29 December 2017 1:54 AM 32

    A young motorcyclist has died after crashing into a pole near Queanbeyan. Emergency services were called to the scene about 10pm on Thursday following reports a motorbike has crashed into a sign at Crestwood. It was the second death on Thursday, after a 72-year-old woman was killed when her van clipped a truck and flipped on the Hume Highway south of Gunning

  • Man stabbed in the stomach in fight east of Brisbane

    27 December 2017 11:43 PM 38

    A man has been rushed to hospital in what paramedics described as a critical condition after being stabbed in the stomach during a fight east of Brisbane. The fight broke out outside a home in Capalaba just before 10.20pm on Wednesday. A police spokeswoman said one person was stabbed with a knife and taken from the Redland Bay Road address to hospital

  • 'Idiot' woman, 48, caught driving at six times the limit

    27 December 2017 8:02 PM 40

    A woman in her late 40s branded herself an "idiot" when she was caught driving at six times the legal blood-alcohol limit in east-suburban Blackburn on Wednesday night. The woman, 48 and from Burwood, astonished police when she returned an evidentiary breath-test reading of 0.313 per cent about 8pm. Her licence was immediately suspended for a period

  • Large fire burning out of control in Melbourne's south-east

    27 December 2017 4:42 AM 40

    A large out of control fire is burning in parkland in Melbourne's south-east, with people in a nearby street being urged to evacuate as the blaze threatens their homes. The Metropolitan Fire Brigade has warned people in Glebe Avenue in Cheltenham, about 18 kilometres from the CBD, to evacuate. Fire crews are on the scene at Cheltenham Park on Park Road to tackle

  • Boy, 10, and father shot in Queensland home invasion

    26 December 2017 6:25 PM 41

    A 10-year-old boy has been shot during an attempted armed robbery at a home in Queensland's south. Two men, one armed with a gun and another with a machete, entered a Brown Plains home, south of Brisbane, on Tuesday just before 8pm and an argument broke out. During the fight the boy suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder while a 31-year-old-man was shot in the stomach

  • Search escalated for prospector missing in Goldfields since Christmas

    26 December 2017 8:16 AM 29

    An air and land search is under way for a 45-year-old Victorian man who was reported missing while prospecting in the Goldfields on Christmas Day. Adam Galvin was prospecting on Monday with a friend, who contacted police to say he had last seen Mr Galvin at 10am while they were near Carosue Dam, Mulgabbie, about 150km north-east of Kalgoorlie