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17 January 2018 11:13 AM ATM thieves caught on video ram-raiding Frankston shopping centre

Police are on the hunt for three offenders who attempted to torch a stolen vehicle after using it in a ram-raid ATM theft at a Frankston shopping centre. CCTV footage shows a light-coloured Ford Maverick smashing through a glass entrance to Karingal shopping centre at 3.55am on Wednesday morning. Police are on the hunt for three offenders who attempted 11

16 January 2018 2:08 AM No chance of Perth Freight Link revival

WA Transport Minister Rita Saffioti says Labor will not reconsider going ahead with the Perth Freight Link despite the federal government still offering $1.2 billion for the project. The controversial Roe 8 project, which was pushed by the Liberal party, was one of the key issues in the March election and Labor moved quickly to stop construction and cancel 9

11 January 2018 10:26 PM Malaysia approves new search for MH370

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's government says it has approved a new attempt by a private company to find the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, nearly four years after its disappearance sparked one of aviation's biggest mysteries. The Houston, Texas-based company Ocean Infinity dispatched a search vessel this past week to look in the southern Indian 14

11 January 2018 5:01 AM Focus on new police helicopter as Coroner hands down fatal pursuit findings

WA Police Commissioner Chris Dawson has confirmed discussions are still under way with regard to acquiring a new state-of-the-art police helicopter. It comes as the WA Coroner handed down findings this week in the cases of six people who died in police pursuits. State Coroner Ros Fogliani recommended in her findings the Police Airwing be "allocated greater 13

10 January 2018 8:00 AM South Korea says sanctions stay, despite Olympic detente with North

Beijing: South Korean President Moon Jae-in says there will be no easing of sanctions against North Korea, despite preparations now under way for North Korea's participation in the 2018 Winter Olympics. South Korea on Wednesday sent its nuclear envoy to Washington to brief the United States on the high-level dialogue held with North Korea a day earlier 11 1

3 January 2018 7:20 PM New Year's Eve fireworks around the world

It's a 24-hour feast of colour and light that begins each year in Auckland and ends somewhere around American Samoa. Firework displays dazzled onlookers in cities all around the world as people welcomed in the New Year. Steve Bannon referred to Donald Trump, Jr's June 2016 meeting with a group of Russians as "treasonous" and "unpatriotic," according 27 1

2 January 2018 8:16 PM US to withhold aid from Pakistan

United Nations: The United States is withholding $US255 million ($A357 million) in aid from Pakistan because of its failure to cooperate fully in America's fight against terrorism, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says. "There are clear reasons for this. Pakistan has played a double game for years," she told reporters at the United Nations 26

2 January 2018 3:58 AM Road and rail shut down for major works

Commuters travelling into the city from the east, south-east and north-east will be forced to wait up to an hour before hitting the city centre, as the Andrews Government capitalises on the quieter holiday period to carry out a two-week $30 billion construction blitz to boost road and rail capacity. Commuters on the Cranbourne/Pakenham and Frankston 25

31 December 2017 11:17 PM At least 12 die in Costa Rica plane crash

San Jose: A plane crashed in Costa Rica on Sunday, killing at least 12 people, most of them foreign tourists, the country's security ministry said. The crash, whose cause is not yet known, took place in the mountainous area of Punta Islita, which is popular with tourists, in the province of Guanacaste, about 230 km west of the capital of San José. Enio Cubillo 28

29 December 2017 6:34 AM Israel wants to build 'Trump station' near Western Wall

Jerusalem: Israel wants to name a train station after Donald Trump to thank him for recognising Jerusalem as its capital, but the site of the planned building could be as divisive as the US president's declaration. Transport Minister Israel Katz said on Wednesday he had chosen a proposed subway stop near the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City - right 31