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11 February 2018 5:03 AM Two men injured in helicopter crash at Bankstown Airport

Two men have escaped with minor injuries after a helicopter crash that damaged their aircraft significantly in south-west Sydney on Sunday. Emergency services were called to Bankstown Airport about 12.30pm to reports that a small helicopter had crashed. Police from Bankstown Local Area Command found the four-seater Robinson R22 helicopter with significant 41

9 February 2018 6:29 AM Delays after serious multi-vehicle crash

Several people have been injured after a semi-trailer crashed into multiple cars in Brisbane’s north. Emergency services received a call at 12.52pm with reports a truck had driven onto the wrong side of the road, hit several cars and then slammed into a bollard at the intersection of Nudgee Road and Airport Drive in Hendra. Queensland Police has not ruled 7

9 February 2018 6:29 AM Man charged after 12kg of cocaine allegedly found in false bottom of suitcase

A 24-year-old man from the US has been charged with importing drugs, after he was allegedly found with 12 kilograms of cocaine in the lining of his suitcase. Russell Dickinson landed at Sydney Airport on a flight from Chile on Thursday night and was picked by Australian Border Force officers for a bag search. The ABF alleges that, after Mr Dickinson's 13

7 February 2018 4:01 PM Trains every two minutes: Sydney Metro will get rid of troublesome bottleneck on rail network

In a little over a year, new world-class metro rail services will start in Sydney – the biggest addition to our city's rail network in a century. There are as many opinions on whether Sydney Metro will improve the rail system as there are public transport customers, but the facts show it is a transformative project that Sydney cannot do without. At full capacity 21 1

7 February 2018 1:54 AM Alaska Airlines pilot flew when three times over alcohol limit

Santa Ana: A former Alaska Airlines pilot will plead guilty in California to a charge of flying a passenger plane while drunk. Federal prosecutors say David Hans Arntson of Newport Beach will be sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison. In 2014, Arntson flew an Alaska Airlines flight from San Diego International Airport to Portland, Oregon, and then a second 14

3 February 2018 2:50 PM Heat is on in Sydney as number of extreme days nudges higher

The number of hot days in Sydney increased in the past decade across the city, particularly those with extreme heat, an analysis of Bureau of Meteorology data shows. The tally of days with temperatures of 40 degrees or warmer also got a significant boost last month, with sites such as Penrith Lakes recording four such days in a row. That series had only happened 13

1 February 2018 5:00 AM Melbourne nurse faces trial accused of working in Syria with IS, Chechen rebels

A Melbourne nurse accused of working with Islamic State in Syria will stand trial accused of helping the terrorist outfit and Chechen rebels as they prepared to attack the Syrian government. Father-of-five Adam Matthew Brookman has been in custody since he returned to Australia from Syria in July 2015, and is due to stand trial in the Victorian Supreme 13

29 January 2018 8:48 PM Serial stowaway nabbed at US airport again

Marilyn Hartman, of Grayslake, was taken into custody early on Sunday and charged with misdemeanour trespassing on state land and violating the conditions of her bail bond that were set last week by the judge who warned her to stay away from airports. Police say they were responding to a call of someone refusing to leave the airport when they spotted 31

23 January 2018 1:39 PM Bali drug accused too ill to stand trial, court told

Bali: An Australian man accused of bringing drugs into Bali is unfit to stand trial due to his rapidly deteriorating mental health, an Indonesian court has heard. Joshua James Baker could be jailed for up to 15 years for allegedly bringing a mixture of marijuana, tobacco and prescription-only drugs into Bali. Under Indonesia's strict anti-drug laws, Baker 23

18 January 2018 2:48 PM Malaysia Airlines flight MH122 lands in Alice Springs after 'loud noise, shaking'

A Malaysia Airlines flight from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur has been diverted to Alice Springs after it suffered "technical issues" in the air on Thursday afternoon, with passengers reporting a loud noise coming from the side of the plane. Flight MH122, an A330-300, left Sydney Airport at 1.06pm and was meant to arrive at its destination at 6.30pm. However 14