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Thu 13 Dec 2018

Malaria vaccine a step closer as researchers find “key”

premium_icon Malaria vaccine a step closer as researchers find “key”

Melbourne researchers have helped uncover the “key” used by the world’s most deadly malaria parasite to infect human blood cells.

The locally invented medical device worth $6m

premium_icon The locally invented medical device worth $6m

Portable brain scanner offering hope for speeding up diagnosis of strokes is behind a start-up company that will list on the Australian Stock Exchange.

Trump’s ex-lawyer gets three years

Trump’s ex-lawyer gets three years

Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen told a judge “blind loyalty” led him “to take a path of darkness” as he was sentenced to jail.

Mother of slain children found dead

Mother of slain children found dead

An outpouring of grief has swept the nation after a mother was found dead in her home months after her ex executed their two kids in the same house.

May will resign before next election

May will resign before next election

UK PM Theresa May has pledged to stand down before the next election but not before Brexit is sorted out as MPs head to a secret ballot to decide her fate.

Australia takes global LNG export crown for first time

premium_icon Australia takes global LNG export crown for first time

AUSTRALIA has overtaken Qatar and earned the crown as the world's largest exporter of liquefied natural gas for the first time in November.

Duo push for legislation change to get our tourism sailing

premium_icon Duo push for legislation change to get our tourism sailing

Ken O'Dowd and Darryl Branthwaite back law change to allow foreign flagged vessels to run high end tourist charters in Australian waters.

The ancient law costing billions in super yacht tourism

premium_icon The ancient law costing billions in super yacht tourism

ANTHONY Hodgson, the skipper of super yacht 'Endless Summer' says a law dating back to the days of Captain Cook is costing Australia billions in tourism revenue

Company's first military cargo shipment docks at port

premium_icon Company's first military cargo shipment docks at port

The Kota Naga has an 1800 TEU container capacity and can carry cargo considered 'hazardous'.

Dreamy mansion hits the market for $1.85M

premium_icon Dreamy mansion hits the market for $1.85M

Built over two lots across 77.1 hectares, the Fingerfield Rd mansion was built overlooking Baffle Creek.

Elsa Pataky makes a splash in first Aussie TV role

Elsa Pataky makes a splash in first Aussie TV role

Being a mermaid without a tail is a great role, but it's tricky to explain to your kids as Tidelands star tells Seanna Cronin.

Youth rapist avoids further punishment

premium_icon Youth rapist avoids further punishment

A convicted youth rapist has escaped further detention over a sexual attack against his friend at Holloway’s Beach.

Calls for law change after judge blocks media

premium_icon Calls for law change after judge blocks media

Child justice advocates have called for laws to be changed after a judge invoked an archaic justification to deny media access to a child abduction case.

Your honour, here’s why journalists matter

premium_icon Your honour, here’s why journalists matter

In banning media from a high-profile child abduction case, a magistrate has asked why journalists should be treated any differently to bloggers. Here’s why.

What’s behind $240m coal takeover

premium_icon What’s behind $240m coal takeover

Brisbane-based Stanmore Coal has lobbed a 336-page document to its shareholders, essentially telling them to do nothing.

Victims of 'horrendous abuse' to launch new legal battle

premium_icon Victims of 'horrendous abuse' to launch new legal battle

A FRESH legal battle is looming over abuse claims at the North Coast Children's Home, with a law firm calling for witnesses to contact their office.

Man plans perfect surprise wedding for unsuspecting partner

premium_icon Man plans perfect surprise wedding for unsuspecting partner

'See you at the alter at 4': Watch the moment this Rocky woman realises it's more than a proposal

Hadley’s son’s cocaine charge dismissed

Hadley’s son’s cocaine charge dismissed

Radio broadcaster Ray Hadley spoke out after his son and former police officer had his drug possession charge dismissed on mental health grounds.

Truck’s trail of death and destruction

premium_icon Truck’s trail of death and destruction

B-double truck caused a 50-metre trail of destruction, killing one woman and injuring several more as they waited at an inner city bus stop.

Backlash over ‘disgusting’ figurines

Backlash over ‘disgusting’ figurines

An Aussie bargain shop chain has been forced to remove a bizarre product from its shelves after copping a major backlash on social media.

Why this photo of Meghan was deleted

Why this photo of Meghan was deleted

After the Duchess of Sussex posed for this candid shot it didn’t take long for it to go viral. But hours later, it was mysteriously gone.

Robbie’s new role savaged by critics

Robbie’s new role savaged by critics

She won praise earlier this year for her dramatic transformation into Queen Elizabeth, but critics haven’t been so kind about her on-screen portrayal.

Donald Trump: ‘People would revolt’

Donald Trump: ‘People would revolt’

The President is “not concerned” over talk of possible impeachment, suggesting that if he was removed from office there would be chaos across the US.

Mystery spaceship hole conspiracy

Mystery spaceship hole conspiracy

Cosmonauts have inspected a “small but dangerous” hole in Russian spacecraft Soyuz as sinister rumours fly about who or what made it.

Baby Lilliana ready for next fight

premium_icon Baby Lilliana ready for next fight

Less than two months ago, baby Lilliana was on the brink of death as her limbs blackened. Now, she is crawling on the floor of her parents home.

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