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8 February 2018 8:40 AM Perth FIFO dad murdered by his ‘white supremacist’ girlfriend and her lover in life insurance plot

A white supremacist "death squad" bludgeoned a Perth father to death in a twisted plot forged by his girlfriend and her lover to claim his life insurance, a court was told. Alan Taylor, a fly-in, fly-out worker, was murdered on the morning of April 22, 2016 as he lay on his bed in his Girrawheen home. His partner of nine years and mother of his child 17

6 February 2018 1:59 AM Elderly woman dies after being bashed walking her dogs in St Albans

An elderly woman who was bashed and left for dead by a stranger while walking her dogs in Melbourne's west has died. Le Ngoc Le, 77, was found in a pool of blood around her head in a driveway near her St Albans home on Thursday evening, unable to speak. A woman accused of a vicious attack on a grandmother at St Albans laughed and smiled in court, as she failed 29

31 January 2018 8:37 PM Turkey bans German-Kurdish soccer player for life over separatists

Ankara: A German-Kurdish player previously convicted of support for Kurdish separatists in Turkey has been banned for life, the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) said on Tuesday. Deniz Naki, 28, was banned from all competitive games for three years and six months and charged 273,000 liras ($90,000) for "separatist and ideological propaganda", the TFF said. Procedurally 38

26 January 2018 8:09 AM 'Invasion day' rally organiser says her comments Australia should 'burn to the ground' should not be taken literally

"Invasion day" rally organiser Tarneen Onus-Williams does not apologise for saying she hoped Australia would ''burn to the ground' but says her words should not be taken literally. Ms Onus-Williams stood on the steps of Victoria's Parliament on Australia Day in front of thousands of people and told the crowd: "F--- Australia, hope it burns to the ground 23

26 January 2018 8:09 AM Conservative commentator Andrew Bolt injured after falling from ladder

Conservative commentator Andrew Bolt has been injured after falling from a ladder. According to the Herald Sun, Bolt fell almost four metres while gardening at his Melbourne home. He has injured several ribs and broken his wrist "which has had to be pinned" a news item for the Melbourne tabloid reported. Bolt was pruning a tree when he fell but landed 28

23 January 2018 4:14 AM Woman attacked by group of females in Southbank lift

Police are hunting for a group of women who attacked another female in a Southbank lift on New Year's Day. The group, believed to be African in appearance, is also thought to be behind another incident in the same lift the following morning. A memorial service for those involved in the Bourke Street attack last year will take place in Melbourne's Royal 24

17 January 2018 10:12 PM Russia probe: Bannon avoids grand jury after deal with Mueller

Washington: Former White House strategist Steve Bannon has done a deal with US Special Counsel Robert Mueller that will see him avoid appearing before a grand jury, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. But the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said Mueller offered Bannon the option of being interviewed by his investigators 18 1

17 January 2018 10:01 PM Nick Kyrgios sets up mouth-watering clash with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Australian Open

Kyrgios also had to contend with a helicopter hovering overhead and the crowd growing restless after the umpire's microphone malfunctioned, but he advanced with a poised and clinical victory. "It's pretty easy to think why me but the guy in the crowd was crazy, I didn't really know what was going on. It was his little claim to fame, let him have it," Kyrgios 17

12 January 2018 8:12 AM Dog dead, another seized after Tuggeranong attack

A dog has died and another has been seized by the Domestic Animal Service after an attack in Tuggeranong on Friday morning. The Domestic Animal Service confirmed it was investigating an attack that involved two dogs at a private residence in Banks. An ACT Emergency Services Agency spokeswoman said a woman, who was present at the time of the attack, was treated 22

9 January 2018 4:41 AM 50-year-old prison officer stabbed in the face with a pen

A 50-year-old prison officer is recovering after she was stabbed in the face by an inmate at Hakea Prison on Sunday afternoon. 9 News Perth said the prison officer was walking from the gym to an outdoor recreation area when she was attacked by the male inmate. In what is believed to be an unprovoked and unplanned attack, it's understood the male inmate 24