A man serving a life sentence for the 1999 murder of teenager Hayley Dodd has had his conviction overturned and will face a retrial because of a mistake made by the judge.
It isn’t just his smooth baritone vocals that the fans come to see — it’s the incredibly funny, cheeky and charming man, who performs without ego, with sincerity, joy and appreciation.
There is a high likelihood that a cyclone will form in te Gulf of Carperntaria on Sunday, according to the Bureau of Meteorology
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Townships in Queensland’s northwest are being told to brace for a potentially category three cyclone, with the system to have a major impact on conditions across the state’s southeast.
Police say a woman stabbed to death in a Townsville home this morning was murdered by a man she knew. It comes in a tragic week of utterly horrific domestic violence.
Patrick Billings and Torny Miller
Two passengers from the coronavirus-infected cruise ship in Japan have died as about 170 evacuees from the Diamond Princess land in Australia.
Mat Cunningham, Tamsin Rose, Anna Cock-Gibson in Tokyo, AAP and AFP
The family of domestic violence victim Hannah Clarke has described her as a brave and caring woman abused by an evil, manipulative husband.
It was a wet and gloomy start to the day for hundreds of swimmers who have hit the water for the annual Rottnest Channel Swim.
Six Australians evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan have now tested positive to coronavirus.
Tip off between Olympians and CBC is 6.50pm
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A Thai woman is set to face court in Sydney after being charged over an alleged $9 million fraud and money-laundering ring.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder elder Trevor Donaldson says the welcome to country ban is ‘ignorant’ but Boulder RSL’s Dave Grills says discrepancy just leads to division
After the arrest of another alleged Hells Angel in the shooting death of innocent bystander Jason De Ieso, The Advertiser revisits the Adelaide gangland’s most shocking murders.
Former Governor-General Dame Quentin Bryce has called out the men in the community “against the progress of women”, saying such thinking is why the nation has a DV crisis.
Investigations are continuing into the cause of a train derailment that killed the driver and pilot north of Melbourne.
Jimmy Bartel has slammed an internet troll who compared his split with wife Nadia to the heinous crimes of Rowan Baxter — calling the two men’s actions “emotionally equivalent”.
A 13-year-old boy was attempting to cross a busy southeast Queensland street on his scooter when he was tragically hit by a ute and killed.
Harry and Meghan may be swapping actual royalty for Hollywood royalty, reportedly eyeing off a Malibu mansion where their neighbours would include Robert Downey Jr and Caitlyn Jenner.
Stephen Drill in London
The jury in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial has failed to reach a verdict after four days of deliberations. Late on Friday, they asked the presiding judge a stunning question.
Nathan Vass in New York
The shocking final photograph of teacher Anthony Stott tied to a chair before he was killed on the M1 has been revealed as relatives of those accused of holding him hostage claim police are on a “witch-hunt”. WARNING: Distressing.
Hundreds of family daycare providers across NSW have been shut down in the past five years, for a range of reasons including negligence, a lack of supervision and staff not being qualified.
CHRISTOPHER HARRIS, EDUCATION REPORTER
The week she died, Joyce Clarke, 29, survived a suicide attempt. She was released from hospital and sent home on a bus from Perth to recover. Now a police officer is charged with her murder.
Annabel Hennessy & Geoff Vivian
WA has seen a rise in an aggressive strain of meningococcal disease, which has killed two young women in the past few months, prompting a call for more vaccines for young people.
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