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Melbourne storms: long delays for commuters after transport system meltdown

Deborah Gough Melbourne's train system went into storm-induced meltdown on Monday morning as lightning strikes and power surges caused up to 60 minute delays and suspended lines.

Restaurateur Joel Distiller says attack on his family home is attempted murder

Fire destroys home in Sycamore Street, Caulfield South

Deborah Gough A Caulfield South man believes he is the victim of a vendetta and has described a fire at his home overnight as the "attempted murder" of his sleeping family.

Major delays hit key railway lines

Deborah Gough Signal faults caused delays of up to 40 minutes through the busy Caulfield railway junction on Wednesday as well as causing minor delays on lines through Burnley and Camberwell.

Station staff do not deter thugs

Railway station

Deborah Gough More than three-quarters of all reported attacks at Melbourne train stations occur at staffed facilities.