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Sydney woman charged after allegedly killing dog

A 24-year-old woman has been charged after allegedly killing a dog in Sydney’s inner west on Saturday. Police were called to a unit in Marrickville at about 1.30am, where they found the 44-year-old owner of an English Staffordshire Bull Terrier attempting to treat the dog for lacerations to its neck. …

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The chamber remade as virus brings new order to Parliament

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese during Question Time on Thursday.Credit:Alex Ellinghausen Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size The Mace, ancient symbol of the authority of the Speaker and the House of Representatives, lies next to a symbol of a much newer and less ornate …

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Homicide detectives called in after man’s suspected stabbing death

In an update about midday on Sunday, police said they had charged a 41-year-old woman with domestic violence murder and contravening a domestic violence order, with investigations continuing. She will appear before the Pine River Magistrates Court on Monday. Neighbours have said the house was occupied by a family of …

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Helicopter crewman ‘dragged through trees’ during Queensland rescue

The helicopter arrived just after 6pm and prepared to winch. “The pilot and aircrew officer [ACO] … agreed on a potential escape route in the event of an engine failure while operating in the vicinity of the confined area,” the ATSB report said. “The operator’s procedures required the aircrew to …

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Elijah Taylor the subject of ‘very serious’ allegations, Swans say

“The allegations are very serious and are being treated as such. “The club has notified the AFL and is not in a position to comment further at this time.” The woman has been contacted for comment. Sources close to Taylor indicate that the pair recently broke up. “Elijah, the club …

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De Minaur battles past Khachanov to reach last 16 at US Open

The unseeded Canadian pulled off another US Open upset when he knocked out the eighth-seeded Bautista Agut 7-5, 2-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday. Loading Pospisil, who eliminated fellow Canadian and 25th seed Milos Raonic in the second round, has already spent nearly 10 hours on court at Flushing Meadows …

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Mladenovic-Babos withdrawn from US Open doubles after quarantine notice

New York: Doubles top seeds Kristina Mladenovic and Timea Babos were withdrawn from the US Open on Saturday, hours before they were due on court after Mladenovic received a COVID-19 quarantine notice from public health officials, the United States Tennis Association said. Mladenovic is one of 10 players who came …

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Disney’s Mulan faces boycott over star’s Hong Kong stance

Liu reportedly shared a social media post in August 2019 amid widespread protests in the former British territory, with the caption, “I support the Hong Kong police. You can all attack me now. What a shame for Hong Kong.” Liu, a native of China and with US citizenship, toned down …

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Tour de France 2020: France’s Peters wins eighth stage as Pinot slumps

Loudenvielle: Nans Peters won the eighth stage of the Tour de France, a 141km mountainous trek from Cazeres-sur-Garonne on Saturday as fellow Frenchman Thibaut Pinot effectively lost all hope of becoming the first local winner of the race since 1985. Pinot was dropped on the second ascent on a day …

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