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21 November 2017 1:31 AM Man drove car at pedestrians in Canberra shopping precinct overnight

A man who struck and injured a boy when he twice drove his van at two teenagers near Dickson shops had accused them of throwing a stick in his car, court documents allege. Police say Vaughan Doolette, 35, tried to pick a fight with the pair minutes before he swerved the vehicle across two lanes of traffic and ran over the boy's ankle on Monday night 5

21 November 2017 12:09 AM Man hospitalised after being hit with chair in Windsor cafe brawl

A man is in hospital after being hit with a chair after a brawl broke out in an inner-city cafe. The fight occurred after two men entered the cafe on Chapel Street in Windsor and had a verbal disagreement with bar staff at about 8.20pm on Monday night, a Police Victoria spokeswoman said. The men walked out the front of the cafe where victim and friends 7

16 November 2017 6:49 AM Ex-security guard tells court he never received cut of $500,000 Myer Melbourne heist

The inside man in a half-a-million-dollar heist at Myer's Melbourne CBD store 24 years ago claims he never got a cent from the armed robbery. The witness, whose identity is suppressed, worked as a security guard at the Lonsdale Street department store in 1993. A County Court trial in Melbourne heard that the witness trained the accused Wladimir Babaeff 8

11 November 2017 3:28 AM Fraud charges follow legal profession probe

Three men are facing fraud charges after Queensland's corruption watchdog and police teamed up to investigate suspected criminal activity within the state's legal profession. The Crime and Corruption Commission said the trio were arrested on Saturday and taken to the Brisbane watchhouse, before being released on bail. A 48-year-old Upper Brookfield man has since 12

9 November 2017 6:18 AM Man pulls knife on police after chase in Brisbane

A man who allegedly drove at speed on the wrong side of the road before he sprung a knife on police has been charged. The man was believed to be heavily affected by drugs when he sped through the Airport Link Tunnel and onto the Gateway Motorway Bridge in Brisbane about 5.30am on Thursday. It is alleged the man then attempted to run across multiple lanes 15

7 November 2017 5:48 AM Aspendale station attack: Man charged over sex assault on 87-year-old woman

A man has been charged with sexual assaulting an elderly woman at a train station in Melbourne's south-east. The 87-year-old woman was on the platform at Aspendale about 11am on September 22 when a man asked her if she wanted money. When she declined, the man kissed her on the cheek and allegedly sexually assaulted her, a police spokeswoman said. The woman 21

4 November 2017 12:03 AM Man dies after multiple stabbing in FNQ

A man has died after being stabbed more than six times in the chest in far north Queensland on Friday night, police said. Officers were called to a Hagarty Close property in Cooktown just after 9.30pm after receiving reports that a man had been stabbed. It will be alleged a 41-year-old man was found inside the home with more than six stab wounds to the chest 18

3 November 2017 1:24 PM Australian detained in Lebanon, suspected of trying to join Islamic State in Syria

An Australian teenager, suspected of trying to travel to Syria to fight for Islamic State, has been arrested in Lebanon, local officials say. The Lebanese Internal Security Forces (ISF) said in a statement it had arrested a Lebanese-Australian man, who had lived in Sydney for several years "and embraced extremist ideology". The ISF said the man, born in 1999, had become 9

2 November 2017 9:44 AM 3 killed in Colorado Walmart shooting, suspect sought

Thornton – Two men and a woman were killed in a shooting inside a suburban Denver Walmart on Wednesday night that forced customers to either hide or flee. Thornton police reported "multiple parties down" and advised people to stay away from the area as dozens of police cruisers and emergency vehicles raced to the scene. Police spokesperson Victor Avila 38

2 November 2017 6:37 AM 'Patterns of radicalisation': Uzbekistan's history with terrorism and the US

Sayfullo Saipov, a 29-year-old "radicalised" Uzbek man, was behind the wheel of the truck which killed eight people in Manhattan on October 31. But the revelation about his country of origin led social media users to question why US President Donald Trump hadn't included Uzbekistan on his travel ban list. The attack is the fourth major fatal incident 40