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Burnt car on tracks stops Upfield line train at Campbellfield

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Deborah Gough A train was stopped in its tracks after thieves left a burning car on the Upfield railway line, at Campbellfield, in the early hours of Tuesday.

FBI tip sparks raids on alleged terrorism financier

Hassan El Sabsabi, 23, of Seabrook

Tammy Mills, Nino Bucci, Deborah Gough and Rania Spooner A joint counter-terrorism taskforce relied on intelligence from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation when it raided seven properties linked to a Melbourne man, who has been charged with six counts...

28 degrees one day, snow flurries the next

Victoria: hot one day, snow the next.

Deborah Gough The ski season might have technically ended on the weekend but after a warm and windy 28 degrees on Sunday, snow flurries are now forecast for the Victorian Alps.

Body of missing mountain bike rider Paul Pagliaro found

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Deborah Gough The body of a mountain bike rider missing in Melbourne's north-east countryside has been found.

Train station bins removed in new terror alert security measures

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Deborah Gough and Liam Mannix Bins at key inner Melbourne train stations have been removed as part of a range of new security measures across the network.

Ambulances ramping rampant in Melbourne

13 ambulances were ramped in Melbourne on Tuesday.

Deborah Gough Up to 13 ambulances were "ramped" at St Vincent's Hospital with up to six hospitals placed on emergency bypass - too full to take more patients.

Major events prepare for increased terror alert

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Deborah Gough Major events organisers are preparing for increased security and checks amid a heightened terror alert.

Man's body found in Alma Park, St Kilda near Sandringham line gantry

Police and fire crews at the discovery of man's body in Alma Park St Kilda.

Robyn Grace and Deborah Gough The smouldering remains of a body have been found near rail lines in Melbourne's south-east.

Golf buggy crushed by train as golfers jump for their lives

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Deborah Gough Two golfers had to jump for their lives from their golf buggy to escape an oncoming train at Royal Park.

Port Melbourne residents evacuated over high-risk gas leak

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Deborah Gough A dangerously high gas leak with the potential to burst into flame was detected in Port Melbourne causing residents to be relocated on Friday night.

Cycling safety: the statistics

Cyclists make up 15 per cent of  commuters into the city, up from 9 per cent in 2008.

Deborah Gough It's day two of an eight-day blitz on bike users in Melbourne's inner north and south-east, where police are cracking down on bicycle-related infringments.

Man stabbed in Dandenong home invasion

Deborah Gough Four men invaded a Dandenong North man's home on Saturday morning, stabbing him in the face and upper body before fleeing.

Shoppers evacuated from Bourke Street Mall

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Deborah Gough and Tom Cowie Staff have returned to stores at in Bourke Street Mall after what was believed to be a bomb scare early in the afternoon shopping peak.

Fishermen winched off rocks to safety

Deborah Gough Three fishermen were winched by helicopter to safety after getting caught on a reef off Flinders on the Mornington Peninsula.

Napthine says Federation Square East project will go ahead despite challenges

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Deborah Gough A development over the problematic eyesore of Flinders Street's rail yards would "face the river", Premier Denis Napthine has said.

Jail time doubled for parents of children left alone in cars or homes

Child seat in car.

Deborah Gough Parents who leave their children unattended in a car or at home face harsher fines and double the jail time under proposed laws.

Tour company accused of paying worker just $9 an hour in contract sham

Plane taking off

Deborah Gough A Melbourne tour operator will again face court after trying to hire a young woman as a contractor on as little as $9 an hour.

Bicycle lights the key to improving safety: researcher

Deborah Gough Police are stabbing in the dark if they are trying to improve cycling safety with a blitz on red-light runners and those who don't wear helmets, one of the country's leading researchers into cycling...

Mystery surrounds possible abduction in Glen Iris

Fears for woman seen screaming in Glen Iris.

Deborah Gough Two men were seen trying to bundle a screaming woman into a car boot in Glen Iris on Friday but police say no one has been reported missing.

Football train services disrupted after overnight crash in Altona

A Metro and V/Line train crashed in Alona on Friday night.

Deborah Gough Passengers travelling to the match of the round between rivals Geelong and Hawthorn have been warned to allow an extra hour to travel to the game after a crash on the Geelong line overnight.