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Rider dies in the Darling Downs after motorbike crash

Rider dies in the Darling Downs after motorbike crash

A 64-year-old rider was found dead at the scene after a single-vehicle crash near Toowoomba.

  • by Jocelyn Garcia

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Argentinian submarine found a year after it vanished with 44 aboard

Argentinian submarine found a year after it vanished with 44 aboard

The ARA San Juan has been found at an unspecified location in the Atlantic Ocean at a depth of 800 metres, the Argentine Navy said.

  • by Denis Duettmann
Man, 42, dies after stingray contact at beach in Hobart's east

Man, 42, dies after stingray contact at beach in Hobart's east

Lauderdale has become the site of a rare tragedy after a man died following contact with a stingray.

  • by Frances Vinall
Model Kim Porter, Diddy's ex and mother to their three kids, dies at 47

Model Kim Porter, Diddy's ex and mother to their three kids, dies at 47

"Sadly, I can confirm the passing of Kim Porter," said a representative for Diddy.

Man devastated to learn crematorium has misplaced baby boy's ashes

Man devastated to learn crematorium has misplaced baby boy's ashes

Eddy Mol was unable to fulfil his dying wife's last wish, after a crematorium lost his infant son's ashes.

  • by Sally Pryor
Allan Geoffrey O'Connor given three life sentences for triple murder
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Allan Geoffrey O'Connor given three life sentences for triple murder

The 64-year-old killed Rebecca Webb and father and son Stephen and Jacob Cumberland, at a Hermidale property three years ago.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
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Rider dies two days after being thrown from motorbike in north Queensland

Rider dies two days after being thrown from motorbike in north Queensland

The man died on Wednesday afternoon after being rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries on Monday when the crash happened.

  • by Jocelyn Garcia
Opal card the only clue to the identity of man found dead in Sydney street
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Opal card the only clue to the identity of man found dead in Sydney street

The man was very likely in excruciating pain from the cancer that had spread through his body, but despite police inquiries, nothing else is known about him.

  • by Julie Power
Dreamworld engineer admits red flags should have been investigated
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Dreamworld engineer admits red flags should have been investigated

"Over the years, the pump outages were commonplace," he said, admitting there were multiple breakdowns in the lead-up to the tragedy in 2016.

  • by Robyn Wuth
Dreamworld engineering boss denies being 'disinterested' in tragedy's cause
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Dreamworld engineering boss denies being 'disinterested' in tragedy's cause

Dreamworld general manager of engineering Chris Deaves admitted the engineering department had never done a risk assessment on the ride.

  • by Robyn Wuth
Irish woman who fatally stabbed fiance 'loved him dearly'
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Irish woman who fatally stabbed fiance 'loved him dearly'

Cathrina Cahill told a judge that her fiance was a "controlling and fairly unpleasant man" but