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Rania is a reporter at The Age.
Rania Spooner and Tammy Mills The charred remains of what would have made South Melbourne's new Albion Rooftop venue a summer favourite – the open terraces and retractable awnings – are left hanging from the...
Rania Spooner Missing girl Lasela Fue has been found safe and well, while another Victorian girl, believed to have met a stranger online, remains missing.
Rania Spooner There's an eerie regularity about catastrophic fires at entertainment venues along Melbourne's bay that can't be hosed down.
Tammy Mills, Rania Spooner, Cameron Houston, Marissa Calligeros, Royce Millar Police will probe links to bikies in their investigation into a bashing of a construction foreman and subsequent arson attack that gutted a newly renovated South Melbourne hotel...
Rania Spooner Detectives have discovered the body of missing 29-year-old Oxfam accountant Talha Wahab less than 3km from his Fawkner home.
Rania Spooner Police are calling for help to finding a missing 16-year-old boy from Melbourne's west, who lives with autism.
Tammy Mills, Rania Spooner Shocking but not surprising - is how Domestic Violence Victoria chief executive Fiona McCormack describes a rise in family violence-related offending.
Rania Spooner, Chris Vedelago and Tammy Mills In the year to June, almost half of crimes against Victorians were related to family violence, and authorities warn a plateau in the figures won't come any time soon.
Steve Butcher and Rania Spooner A Victorian policeman who made his victim's "skin crawl" has been found guilty of stalking the woman for more than a year Melbourne Magistrates Court heard that constable Daniel Luke Smith rented an...
Rania Spooner Crime has risen 4.6 per cent in the past year pushed by a jump in stalking, acts endangering people, drugs and weapons offences and breaches of orders.
Anti-war protesters eye legal action over allegations they were assaulted and stripped by ADF personnel
Rania Spooner Anti-war protesters have moved to sue Australian Defence Force personnel over allegations they were assaulted, blindfolded and stripped naked while trespassing on a highly...
Rania Spooner An alleged stalker cop rented an apartment 100 metres from the home of his alleged victim, was constantly seen running past her home and would park opposite her lounge room window, a court has...
Chloe Booker, Rania Spooner, Craig Butt Andrea Lehane's husband watched on as an 18-year-old man accused of riding the 'monkey' bike that struck and killed his wife in Carrum Downs appeared in court on Saturday.
Rania Spooner The Carrum Downs mother who was allegedly struck by a motorcyclist in a shopping centre car park has died of her injuries.
Chloe Booker, Marissa Calligeros, Rania Spooner A Melbourne mother who was run down and left for dead by a gang of young hoons on mini "monkey" motorbikes has suffered "unsurvivable brain damage".
Marissa Calligeros, Rania Spooner, Bianca Hall, Chloe Booker Police are hunting up to five motorcyclists involved in a hit and run at a Melbourne shopping centre which has left a woman fighting for her life.
Rania Spooner, Bianca Hall, Chloe Booker A mother of two young children was left fighting for her life after being mowed down by a gang of teenaged motorcycle riders, who left her for dead at a shopping centre car park in Carrum Downs.
Rania Spooner The pregnant young wife of missing 29-year-old Oxfam accountant Talha Wahab has made a desperate plea for help to find him.
Rania Spooner Social, gainfully employed, and with his first baby on the way, missing Melbourne accountant Talha Wahab is not the sort of man to just vanish.
Chloe Booker, Rania Spooner Gold Coast police have arrested fugitive Junior Taupati wanted for his part in a bloody knife and bat fight that left three people with lifelong scars.