WA teen's accused killer pleads not guilty
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WA teen's accused killer pleads not guilty
NSW Police say they are 'very happy' with developments in their search for William Tyrrell with discoveries made so far 'cause enough to keep going'.
Holden's treatment of its dealers as it withdrew from the Australian car market "has done much to damage the General Motors brand" but the company has escaped further action by the nation's consumer watchdog.The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says after a lengthy investigation into Holden's conduct it will not pursue the issue, partly so as not to prejudice private legal action being taken by some dealers.
Ten cases of a new Covid-19 variant feared 'worse' than others have been identified in three countries. The WHO is carefully monitoring the new variant. Read more.
9 per cent in October as COVID-19 restrictions eased across the country.The figure reported by the Australian Bureau of Statistics on Friday followed September's 1.
The man thought the crocodile was a sculpture and tried to take a selfie with it, only for the huge reptile to attack.
The little boy had a bad rash and was losing his hair. Here's why a trip to the countryside may have caused it.
Victoria Police have released images of the area they are searching for missing campers Russell Hill and Carol Clay after a man was charged with their murders. Read more.
Antony McManus is only the second contestant to take home the prize in the show's 12 year history. Source: Channel 9 / Millionaire Hot Seat
The grandmother of a seven-year-old girl killed when her stepmum fell asleep at the wheel following a drug binge has told a court her life has been "smashed into a million pieces".Amber Allen died in a horror crash when a car driven by Kylie Allely at more than 100 km/h slammed into another vehicle on the wrong side of the road at Yallourn North, about two hours east of Melbourne, in October 2018.
Most people who contemplate suicide "don't actually want to die" - they want their "unbearable pain" to be acknowledged and remedied.That's the message from psychiatrist Peggy Brown at Friday's opening of a Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide.
A new parcel facility has been set up by Australia Post in southeast Sydney to keep up with record demand following Black Friday sales and in the lead up to Christmas.The 20,000 square metre facility in Botany is capable of processing more than 100,000 parcels daily, bringing Australia Post's total processing capacity in NSW to almost 1.
Advisers to the World Health Organisation are holding a special session to flesh out information about a worrying new variant of the coronavirus that has been detected in South Africa, though a top expert says its impact on COVID-19 vaccines may not be known for weeks.The technical advisory group on the evolution of COVID-19 was meeting virtually on Friday to discuss the so-called B.
Slovakia has gone into a two-week lockdown as the country with one of Europe's lowest vaccination rates reports a critical situation in hospitals and new infections that top global tables.5 million, ordered all but essential shops and services closed and banned people from travelling outside their districts unless going to work, school or a doctor.
Investors have cautiously advanced the ASX after Korea became the second nation in two days to try and ward off inflation by raising rates.Information technology shares were the biggest improvers on Thursday ahead of a US market holiday for Thanksgiving.
Controversial poker machine reforms in Tasmania have become law but anti-gambling advocates say a once-in-a-generation opportunity to implement greater harm-reduction measures has been missed.Legislation passed through parliament on Thursday that ends a statewide 50-year monopoly held by Federal Group on the gaming machines.
French fishermen have blockaded the port of Calais, temporarily preventing two ferries carrying trucks and passengers from entering, in protest against the United Kingdom's failure to issue more licences to fish in British waters.In an effort to disrupt trade, several trawlers manoeuvred to force the DFDS and P&O; ferries to reduce speed and hold outside the port, a major entry point to the continental market for UK goods.
A marathon conscience debate has ended in a convincing vote for voluntary assisted dying laws in the NSW parliament's lower house.The bill now goes to the upper house for an inquiry and debate in the new year.
A former ABC journalist will attempt to unseat Liberal MP Tim Wilson from his safe Melbourne seat of Goldstein.Zoe Daniel will run as an independent against the assistant energy minister in the bayside seat at the election due by May.
The 53 dogs were assessed by rescuers and one arrest was made following a raid in Java, Indonesia. Source: Humane Society International
South African scientists say they have detected a new COVID-19 variant in small numbers and are working to understand its potential implications.529 - has a "very unusual constellation" of mutations, which are concerning because they could help it evade the body's immune response and make it more transmissible, scientists told reporters at a news conference on Thursday.