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Daily Archives: September 27, 2019

WA’s cold case cops extradite man over 30-year-old Perth train station rape

WA’s cold case detectives have extradited a 54-year-old man from New South Wales over the rape of a teenage woman at a Perth train station almost 30 years ago. The young woman was raped in bushland near the Beckenham train station almost 30 years ago.Credit:Rohan Thomson Police will claim the …

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‘You can’t lie about those’: Hodgson unconcerned about head knock call

Hodgson defended the fact he was allowed to stay on the field, claiming the main issue was with his jaw rather than any concussion issue. “You can’t lie about those types of things,” Hodgson said. “For one, it’s too dangerous to lie about it. And two, you can’t get away …

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‘Just embrace it’: Nankervis ready to stare down Mumford in giant battle

Loading “But it’s just a game of footy at the end of the day. The ball doesn’t change, the ground doesn’t change. It will be hot like every final has been but we look forward to it.” From first-gamer Marlion Pickett to other young guns such as Liam Baker, Shai …

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Creating greatness: How the grand final lists were built

While Richmond’s trade period might have been a cure for insomnia, the same couldn’t be said of Greater Western Sydney. The Giants had been involved in the landmark deal of the fortnight as Tom Boyd – the No.1 pick of the previous season – headed to the Western Bulldogs in …

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AFL Grand Final 2019 LIVE: Footy’s big day

It’s an absolute belter, by Matt Davidson: This got me yesterday. The story of what the Giants means to a new Australian. It comes from Matt Bungard and Taylor Denny, over at The Sydney Morning Herald: It’s grand final day. Richmond vs GWS Giants. The champs against the newbies.  I’m …

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Two dead and four injured on Sydney roads overnight

A woman and a man have died and four people have been left injured after multiple crashes on Sydney roads overnight. A multi-vehicle crash near Victoria Road in Ermington has left one woman dead and four people injured. A woman and a man have died and four people have been …

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Two people stabbed after Central Coast party gatecrashed

A house party on NSW’s central coast has ended with two people being stabbed and three arrested. Police were called to the house on Palm Valley Road in Tumbi Umbi at about 8pm on Friday, where they found a teenage boy with a stab wound to his chest and a …

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Not a moment to waste in fight against plastic pollution

The Prime Minister is wrong when he says his government is acting on plastic pollution. He is wrongwhen he says the problem can be solved by industry with little role for government other than amagic sprinkling of research money. The reality is that because plastic is handy, colourful, and cheap …

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‘They were cold, they were remorseless’: Canadian police close Lucas Fowler investigation

In another video they said they planned to kill more people and expected to be dead in a week. Describing the killers’ demeanour in the video, Hackett said: “They were cold, they were remorseless, they were matter of fact.” He described another video as “chilling”. In one of the videos, …

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‘It breaks my heart’: Perth mum helpless at her baby boy’s constant seizures

The young bub had no head control, poor vision, was unable to stay awake for long periods of time and began experiencing epileptic fits. He was admitted to Perth Children’s Hospital for the first time in June and was soon put on five different anticonvulsant medications, including steroids and Vigabatrin, …

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