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Joseph McDonald inflicted catastrophic head injuries on seven-week-old Lucas at Benalla | The Border Mail

news, local-news, Joseph McDonald ran away and hid in a stranger’s shed after being confronted about murdering his baby son. The 23-year-old inflicted catastrophic head injuries on seven-week-old Lucas at
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Hayabusa2 drops asteroid samples in South Australia

Beacon signals have been detected, suggesting a parachute has also successfully opened and the capsule landed safely in a remote, sparsely populated area of Woomera, Australia, said JAXA official Akitaka
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Passengers on Sydney to Melbourne flight asked to self-isolate after two overseas travellers skip quarantine

An entire Virgin Airways flight to Melbourne has been advised to isolate at home after two travellers failed to quarantine in Sydney. The Department of Health and Human Services said
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What happened to the property price crash that was predicted but never came?

While Australia has been through the sharpest recession since the Great Depression, this bleak outlook for the property market has clearly not played out. CoreLogic data shows home prices jumped
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Victoria’s coronavirus restrictions are changing for the holidays — here’s what to expect

It’s been more than three weeks since there has been a new coronavirus case in Victoria and Premier Daniel Andrews will today outline what are expected to be the final
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Demonstrators torch cars, smash windows in Paris protest

Paris: Dozens of hooded protesters launched projectiles at riot police, smashed up shop windows, torched cars and burned barricades during a demonstration in the French capital on Saturday against police
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ADF troops arrive in Victoria ahead of international arrivals influx

Over 100 ADF troops have arrived in Victoria to start training ahead of an influx of international arrivals due to begin coming in on Monday. Monday December 7 will be
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Rural resident raises concerns over camping law changes | The Border Mail

news, local-news, A rural property owner has raised concerns about the opening up of public land to camping on the Murray River. Changes recently passed in Victoria give members of
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Club-by-club guide and everything you need to know

Outlook: A top-four finish is the minimum standard for the Strikers, given the depth of experience on their roaster. From their impressive batting line-up, which includes proven pinch-hitters Travis Head
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Coronavirus infections in South Korea hit nine-month highs as Seoul battles third wave

South Korean authorities urged vigilance on Saturday as small coronavirus clusters emerged in a third wave, centred in the Seoul area, with infections near nine-month highs. The Korea Disease Control
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What's on TV: Monday, December 7 to Sunday, December 13

Your guide to the week’s viewing highlights on free-to-air TV from Monday, December 7 to Sunday, December 13. Source link
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Forecast of high winds prompts thunderstorm asthma warning for south-western Victoria

Victoria’s Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton has issued a thunderstorm asthma warning for the state’s south-west weather district as a squally change crosses the state. Key points: There is a
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NATIONAL NEWS

Health alert issued after two international travellers board domestic flight without quarantine

The international travellers who managed to fly to Melbourne rather than being sent to quarantine at a Sydney hotel could have got escaped from a queue for a bus –
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Young elected officials urge Joe Biden to take climate action

Current and former elected officials with a focus on saving our planet have urged Joe Biden to join their cause in prioritising climate action, writes Jessica Corbett. ON THE EVE
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How her role in Wonder Woman 1984 changed Kristen Wiig

“I have to give most of the credit to Patty because in talking about the character she’s very conscious of all of those things and how they’re portrayed, and what
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Donald Trump heads to Georgia for two Republican senators while continuing to press vote fraud claims

US President Donald Trump will campaign on Saturday for two Republican senators in Georgia facing January runoffs, but some in his party worry he may do more harm than good
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New Hamilton qualifies 2nd

F1: 22 year old George Russell has qualified in second for the Sakhir GP as he stands in for Lewis Hamilton who is recovering from COVID-19. Source link
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'My mum thinks the Earth is flat': How to rescue a loved one from conspiracy theories

When Kasey Edwards first noticed the flat Earth poster in her mother’s house she believed it was harmless. It was the first sign her mother was drifting away from her
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Concerns over increase in veteran suicides in wake of Brereton report and delays to DVA payments because of COVID-19

A recent spate of suicides among serving and ex-serving ADF personnel has veterans organisations shocked and fearful of ongoing mental health issues. Key points: The past two months have seen
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What happened to the property price crash that was predicted but never came?

While Australia has been through the sharpest recession since the Great Depression, this bleak outlook for the property market has clearly not played out. CoreLogic data shows home prices jumped
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Environment Agency launches urgent probe after farmer bulldozed Herefordshire riverside beauty spot

A farmer who used a 16-ton bulldozer to destroy a riverside beauty spot has said he acted to protect local homes from flooding. John Price – a local potato and
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Environmental outlook for Blue Mountains downgraded due to fires, dam wall plans

Loading Climate change is considered as a “very high threat” for future fires, with the projected temperature increase over the 75-year period likely to be “beyond the adaptive capacity of
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Nowra tips: Greek tragedy won’t have a sequel

The Daily Telegraph’s Shayne O’Cass runs the rule over the Nowra program on Sunday in search of those elusive winners. Source link
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Pope updates Vatican financial authority following scandals

Pope Francis has revamped the Holy See’s financial intelligence and anti-money-laundering unit following financial scandals, including an ongoing in-house corruption probe, Vatican officials said Saturday. The changes involve the governance
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AUSTRALIAN SPORT

NRL 2020: Tom Starling arrest, assaulting police, Canberra Raiders

Canberra Raiders hooker Tom Starling has been arrested and charged with assaulting police after a “brawl” at the Shady Palms Bar Restaurant in Kincumber on the Central Coast. The Australian
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AFL 2021: Dan Richardson, AFL head of umpiring, new job, former Essendon and Richmond footy boss, latest news

Former Essendon and Richmond footy boss Dan Richardson has found a new role at the AFL. Richardson was announced as the new Head of Umpiring on Thursday. He takes over
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AFL 2021, Carlton, Matthew Kreuzer, coaching role, list of Carlton coaches, 2007 AFL Draft

Carlton’s 2007 No.1 draft pick Matthew Kreuzer will return to the club in an off-field coaching role. The 31-year-old pulled a pin on his playing career during 2020 after a
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AFL Draft 2020, AFL Draft, AFL Draft order, Phantom Draft, Mock Draft, Matt Balmer, top draft prospects, predictions, whispers, news

We’re now under a week until the 2020 national draft. And like every year, recruiters are keeping their cards close to their chest. Foxfooty.com.au has tried its luck to predict
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NRL 2020: Jack de Belin cancer diagnosis, testicular cancer, rape trial, St. George-Illawarra Dragons

NRL player Jack de Belin underwent surgery following a cancer diagnosis this year. The Daily Telegraphreports that de Belin found a lump in his testicle earlier this year and recently
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AFL news: St Kilda New Balance advertisement, Nike shoes explained, players, Max King

The Saints couldn’t wait to show off their New Balance training gear after joining forces with the sports apparel brand on a three-year sponsorship deal. Unfortunately all anyone was talking
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Tough to draw conclusions when assessing first season under Rennie

Nic White, James O’Connor and Matt To’omua have all shown they can flourish at Test level when given a clean bill of health. They will be a key trio moving
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Australia vs Argentina 2020: Tri Nations, live score, updates, Wallabies vs Pumas, live stream, how to watch, news, rugby

Australia skipper Michael Hooper on Friday called for “a complete performance” in the final Test of the year against a weakened Argentina, who are missing their captain after a row
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