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16 January 2018 9:49 PM Woman climbs cliff face to escape naked pervert near Great Ocean Road

A terrified woman has climbed a cliff face to escape a naked man who chased her while she was sunbathing at a beach on the Great Ocean Road. The man was performing a lewd act as he approached the woman at Massacre Bay in Peterborough about 3pm last Thursday, police say. The woman fled, climbing a cliff face about three storeys - or nine metres - high to escape 7

14 January 2018 7:08 PM Australian Defence Force on alert after Russian military exercise

Defence personnel were operating under "increased readiness" in Darwin earlier this month after Russian bombers flew out of an Indonesian military base and close to Australia, it has been revealed. The ABC has reported that the RAAF Base Darwin was placed on a "brief period" of alert while more than 100 Russian personnel and several aircraft were stationed 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

4 January 2018 9:17 AM Police dog Bucky gets his man following alleged burglary

A 24-year-old man has faced court accused of a string of burglary offences after being subdued by a police dog that bit him on the arm. Police said the Cloverdale man was arrested by Joondalup detectives investigating a number of alleged offences that occurred in Beldon in Perth's northern suburbs early on Thursday morning. About 1.30am police said they were alerted 24

25 December 2017 5:38 AM American Andrew Weiss set for Sydney To Hobart start after entering race at 2am

American sailor Andrew Weiss entered the Sydney To Hobart on his iPad at 2am one morning after knocking back a few rums on a New York Yacht Club cruise. For months he'd been weighing up whether to haul his 43-footer Christopher Dragon across the Pacific ocean and enter a race he had watched on television since he was a kid, and he finally made the decision 44

18 December 2017 8:31 AM Sexual predator found guilty of luring Sydney schoolgirl to US for 'own sordid desires'

An American child predator who lured a 16-year-old Sydney girl to the US "to satisfy his own sordid desires" has been found guilty in a New York court. Sean Price, 39, faces life in prison after a Brooklyn jury found him guilty on four counts, including attempted sexual exploitation of a child and foreign transportation of a minor to engage in sexual 57

27 November 2017 9:48 AM Perth fisherman nets large fine for illegal fishing in Canning River

A WA man has been fined more than $5600 for using an illegal fishing net in the Canning River after he left behind a trail of evidence, including his wallet. The matter was brought to the attention of Fisheries WA via a tip off, after a witness spotted the man lifting a set gillnet out of the water on the Canning River at Rossmoyne on February 19 this year. ​Gillnets 56

10 November 2017 3:18 AM World Cup qualifier: Socceroos mid-air recovery begins hours after full-time in Honduras

San Pedro Sula: The lights of the Estadio Olimpico will still be glowing in San Pedro Sula as the Socceroos fly over the arena within three hours of the full-time whistle of their first leg play-off with Honduras. As they soar over the Sierra del Merendon​ mountain ranges towards the Pacific Ocean, that's exactly where their recovery will begin. Only Tim Cahill 50

2 November 2017 4:23 AM Low-key Queen of Pop Madonna spotted flying economy

SHE may be the Material Girl and worth hundreds of millions but apparently Madonna is not above slumming it with the plebs. The Material Girl herself, 59, was spotted by one eagle-eyed passenger on a recent flight from London to Portugal’s capital Lisbon, where she and her family currently live. But it’s not always silver service for our Madge. The singer 118

1 November 2017 1:42 PM North Korea nuclear base: Radiation leak fears after collapse

A TUNNEL collapse at North Korea’s key nuclear testing site has sparked renewed fears of a major radiation leak and environmental disaster. It is understood about 100 workers at the Punggye-ri nuclear site were killed in the collapse which took place around September 10 and followed Pyongyang’s sixth atomic test earlier that month, Japanese broadcaster 197