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11:53 PM Firefighters were called to a house on Holder Street in Turner and arrived to find the house well alight.
10:13 PM A gelato shop in Weston was closed by a flood on Sunday afternoon.
Ross Peake 11:45 PM ACT Liberal Zed Seselja called on Sunday for a referendum on same sex marriage, before Prime Minister Tony Abbott ruled out holding the national vote.
Ross Peake 11:45 PM The embattled Department of Parliamentary Services is expected to be questioned at Senate Estimates on Monday (may25) about the $108 million security upgrade at Parliament House.
Natasha Boddy 12:01 AM The ACT government will open 18 new public hospital beds to relieve the strain on the territory's health system as part of a $40.6 million funding boost over the next four years to improve hospital capacity in the territory.
Ross Peake 11:45 PM Luxury townhouses to be built on site of former embassy
Christopher Knaus 11:30 PM Fears of inhumane and degrading treatment in Polish prisons were not enough to prevent Pawel Francuziak's extradition.
Primrose Riordan 11:30 PM The revolve records vinyl record fair has found a cozy new home at the recently renovated Old Canberra Inn, and it plans to stay.
Primrose Riordan 7:40 PM The ACT council of the aged believe the latest figures on elder abuse in the ACT are understated, and believe there is a huge amount of abuse of elderly people going on, particularly financial abuse. They are doing a new study to find out more.
Natasha Rudra 3:08 PM Thousands of Aussies have flocked to Eurovision - but just a few years ago it was unheard of.
Natasha Boddy The friendship between a tattooist and a breast cancer survivor seems an unlikely one.
The authority governing the University of Canberra has welcomed Joanne Metcalfe to a position on the council, to share her expertise in business, architecture and construction.
Public urged not to interfere, and to closely mind pets at Pine Island reserve during rabbit cull.
Call to keep patients out of ED as federal health cuts to hit hospital waiting times: ACT health groups
Primrose Riordan Health groups are calling for a territory budget targeted at keeping GP visits out of hospital emergency departments in the wake of dramatic federal health cuts laid out in the May budget.
Georgina Connery ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr has written to the federal Environment Minster asking him to refuse a submission to include Canberra on the National Heritage list.
Natasha Boddy It has been the longest time since Sherry McGregor could bear to look at the woman in the mirror.
Primrose Riordan Video games buzzed in through the halls, 'magic' enthusaists danced cards across on tables and hundreds of wig wearers itched as Gamma.Con, an annual pop culture convention ramped up on Saturday.
Kimberley Le Lievre In a "crushing blow" for the community, the 28-year Saturday morning ritual of the Gorman House markets has come to an end.