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15 November 2017 1:57 AM Former Australian vice-captain Brad Haddin named Canberra Big Bash League bid ambassador

The advisory group has launched a bid team membership with supporters receiving a cap, priority access to membership in the inaugural Big Bash season and access to exclusive events and updates, at $50 for adults and $25 for kids. McConnell has indicated community support of elite cricket is absolutely vital in Canberra's bid to win a BBL licence, with 2500 tickets 14

11 November 2017 10:59 PM Palaszczuk slams One Nation on sex claims

Queensland Annastacia Palaszczuk has described as "complete nonsense" One Nation's "atrocious" claims over the controversial Safe Schools program. The party's state leader, Steve Dickson, on Saturday claimed primary school students were being taught how to masturbate under the program. "We are having little kids in grade four at school, young girls being 13

7 November 2017 11:52 PM The Perth suburb where 89 per cent of kids go to private schools

Parents in Perth's most elite suburbs are still choosing to send their children to private schools despite a statewide swing towards public education. New data obtained by WAtoday shows that while more Perth parents still send their primary-age children to government schools, a majority of schoolkids transfer to a private or Catholic institution for high school 18

1 November 2017 12:52 AM Bloodbath in downtown New York City after driver mows down pedestrians and cyclists

THE ‘lone wolf terrorist’ who mowed down cyclists and pedestrians before smashing into a school bus, killing eight and injuring a dozen more, left a note pledging allegiance to IS. At least eight people are dead after Sayfullo Saipov, 29, drove the wrong way at high speed down a bike path in Battery Park City near the World Trade Centre site at 3.15pm local 15

31 October 2017 2:10 AM North Richmond: Melbourne's heroin epicentre, just a short trip from the CBD

As Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews wrapped up his safe injecting room announcement in North Richmond, paramedics at his press conference rushed off to help their colleagues attending a suspected overdose just 50 metres away. Richmond is just minutes from Melbourne's CBD on the train or tram, and is home to a mix of young university students, CBD workers 21

30 October 2017 12:23 AM Queensland election: Adani protesters disrupt Palaszczuk's campaign trail for second day

Protesters against the Adani mining project in north Queensland have again made their presence felt on the state election campaign trail. Adani protesters heckled both Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls yesterday and already this morning in Airlie Beach where Ms Palaszczuk is campaigning. One Nation questions are still dogging 12

29 October 2017 11:48 PM 'It's devastating': Mum of three appears to be latest victim in horror flu season

It was just a runny nose and she put off going to the doctor, her family recalled, thinking her flu symptoms would soon pass. But within days, the mother-of-three had collapsed at home and needed to be admitted to the Northern Hospital's intensive care unit. She was treated for the flu and pneumonia, but her condition continued to worsen until she died on Friday 16 1

29 October 2017 5:37 AM McEvoy ‘sickened’ as trainer blames Oliver for Derby favourite Royal Symphony missing classic

McEvoy was furious with Damien Oliver’s tactics on Happy Clapper saying it was the reason the horse will miss the Derby. Oliver was suspended for 20 meetings on a charge of improper riding on Happy Clapper for shifting in on Royal Symphony in the early stages of the race. McEvoy though said Happy Clapper leant in on Royal Symphony for 1000m. “He’s cost us third 27

28 October 2017 9:26 PM Quade Cooper shows his class as Wallabies edge Barbarians in thriller

WHEN 35-year-old Cliffy Palu nailed a rivet into the chest of 21-year-old Jordan Uelese early in the game, we learned the Barbarians weren’t at Allianz Stadium to muck around. When Taniela Tupou scored under the posts with an up-the-jumper try was soon after, we learned that the sneaky move created by Daryl Halbrecht in 1975 can still thrill the crowd 47

27 October 2017 3:49 AM 'Disgusting' film director who preyed on kids jailed for at least seven years

An Australian film director who sexually preyed on children over a 25-year period, ruined lives, says a judge who jailed him for a decade. Darran Scott, 53, will serve a minimum seven years behind bars after pleading guilty to 17 charges relating to the sexual abuse of 11 victims. County Court Judge John Smallwood on Friday said Scott showed no empathy 19