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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

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

3 November 2017 5:54 PM Paul Manafort, Richard Gates ordered to remain on home arrest, bail unchanged

Washington: A US judge has ordered indicted former Trump campaign advisers Paul Manafort and Richard Gates to remain under home arrest, rejecting for now their pleas for less stringent bail conditions. US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson also sharply warned lawyers for the duo not to speak about their case outside of court. "This is a criminal trial 11

2 November 2017 4:22 PM Spanish prosecutor asks for international arrest warrant for ousted Catalan president

Former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont surfaced in Belgium on Tuesday with some of his ex-ministers, saying they were seeking “freedom and safety” there. MADRID—A Spanish prosecutor asked a judge Thursday to issue an international arrest warrant for the former president of Catalonia and four of his regional ministers after they did not comply with a summons 10

2 November 2017 10:37 AM Prosecutors seek jail for eight members of deposed Catalan government

They also asked that a ninth former minister be freed and ordered to pay a bond. Deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four other ministers, however, refused to show up in Madrid as summoned and remain in Belgium. Puigdemont and 19 others involved in Catalonia's rollercoaster secession push over recent weeks have been summoned to be questioned 42

2 November 2017 7:03 AM Gary Fahey charged with defrauding AFP of nearly $50,000

A former member of the Australian Federal Police is accused of using his AFP credit card to defraud the Commonwealth of nearly $50,000. Gary John Fahey, who was an executive officer to Commissioner Andrew Colvin, was summonsed to the ACT Magistrates Court on Thursday to face the charges. He did not appear in court but was legally represented. His solicitor 16

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

2 November 2017 6:31 AM Perth man charged over death of Springvale woman Ranny Yun

A MAN living in Perth has been charged with murder after a woman was sexually assaulted and killed in her Springvale home three decades ago. The body of Ranny Yun - a member of the brutal Pol Pot regime - was found by her family. Victoria Police cold case investigators on Wednesday arrested a man in Perth over the killing of 27-year-old Ranny Yun, found 44

2 November 2017 12:34 AM Alleged ANU attacker pleads not guilty to attempted murder due to mental impairment

A man accused of seriously injuring his teacher and several classmates with a baseball bat at the Australian National University has pleaded not guilty due to mental impairment. It is alleged Alex Ophel, 18, left several people injured in late August, when he brought a baseball bat to class, hidden inside a black duffel bag. Documents before the court 9

1 November 2017 9:33 PM NYC truck attack: Suspect planned attack for weeks

THE FBI is on the hunt for another man in connection with the New York bike-path terrorist attack, as suspect Sayfullo Saipov is charged. The news comes as US prosecutors have filed federal terrorism charges against 29-year-old Uzbek immigrant Sayfullo Saipov, one day after he was arrested for a New York attack that killed eight people. Prosecutors released 48