After a trial lasting nearly eight weeks, Caroline Dela Rose Nilsson showed little emotion as a hung jury was declared in her murder case.
SA’s peak harness racing club is in turmoil, as directors quit over a $3.5m loan they say puts the future of Globe Derby Park in jeopardy.
Australia’s richest are putting their faith in real estate on a scale never seen before, as ‘jumbo prestige’ property enjoys a stunning recession-defying boom in a good sign for the rest of us.
Lawyers for Ricardo Barbaro have raised the possibility someone else could have killed young mum Ellie Price, suggesting she was still alive when Mr Barbaro left her South Melbourne home the day she was killed.
Spotted a confused one-shoed person searching the street for their missing footwear? They’re just the latest victim of a fox with a fervour for boots.
Explosive details about accused killer Ricardo Barbaro’s mental state in the days before his girlfriend Ellie Price was killed have been revealed.
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Young Tassie workers are losing jobs twice as fast as middle-aged employees, fuelling fears they may never afford a home or have kids. They are also facing more competition. SEE THE LIST
Most Victorians believe it’s time to ditch key COVID restrictions enforced by the Andrews government. A new poll shows how people feel about the tough measures.
One of Australia’s greatest wartime heroes, Brian Winspear, has turned 100 years old and reveals his tips for how live as long and as happily as he has.
Less than 24 hours after the Brisbane Broncos’ inaugural last place finish on the NRL ladder, about a dozen wooden spoons have been thrown on to their training ground.
Tragic mum Ellie Price was allegedly killed by her boyfriend, Ricardo Barbaro, in her South Melbourne home. A court has heard a doctor’s appointment in the days before her death could hold the key to the case. Find out why.
The NRL will lose 25 per cent of its workforce at headquarters after CEO Andrew Abdo confirmed a push to cut $50 million in spending
Australia’s 10 naughtiest dog breeds have been revealed, and they’re putting their lives at risk by chowing down on poisonous nasties. See what they are and get expert tips on how to protect your pooch.
Hollie Dunn is urging parents to take advantage of free swimming lessons being offered across Tasmania for under-fives after her 20-month-old daughter drowned in their backyard pool.
After Sydney father John Edwards mercilessly shot dead his two children and himself, he left behind a sick message for investigators to find.
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An accused murderer on trial in the SA Supreme Court has returned to the Adelaide home where she allegedly bludgeoned her mother-in-law to death.
The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption has found UTAS and Adelaide University former vice-chancellor Peter Rathjen groped staff and treated them with “egregious disrespect”.
A couple that spent years saving for their dream trip were left shattered when COVID-19 cancelled it. Now the tour operator is demanding they pay $59k.
Aussies have found themselves without work due to the COVID-19 pandemic – but there are still thousands of jobs in Hobart and greater Tasmania for the taking. SEARCH THE BIG LIST >>
A leading Sydney selective school will be closed on Monday after a student tested positive for the coronavirus, with students asked to self-isolate.
Read the full list of Tasmanian companies that have gone to the wall in 2020, as experts warn ‘zombie businesses’ propped up by lenient regulations are dragging otherwise healthy firms down with them.
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An overwhelming majority of readers who took part in our Facebook poll want Adelaide Oval to host this year’s AFL grand final.
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