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'Heaven gained five angels': Slain Perth mum's sister pens heartbreaking tribute
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'Heaven gained five angels': Slain Perth mum's sister pens heartbreaking tribute

Perth mother of three Mara Harvey has been described as a devoted parent by her sister Taryn, who penned a heartbreaking tribute to her, her three nieces and her mother Beverley, who were all slain in a home in an inner-city suburb last week.

  • by Hannah Barry & Phil Hickey

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Teen dead, other teen seriously burned after farm accident

Teen dead, other teen seriously burned after farm accident

The 15-year-old boys suffered an electric shock when the aluminium irrigation pipe they were moving hit overhead power lines.

  • by Toby Crockford
'New crane was on its first job': Company at centre of Box Hill tragedy denies safety concerns

'New crane was on its first job': Company at centre of Box Hill tragedy denies safety concerns

Union says mother grief-stricken over son's death as Clark Cranes reveals the crane was on its first job when Thursday's incident occurred.

  • by Simone Fox Koob
WA driver 'incinerated' in fatal crash into Kalgoorlie pipeline
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WA driver 'incinerated' in fatal crash into Kalgoorlie pipeline

The person was "incinerated", according to police.

  • by staff writers
Sinead McNamara was 'crying' in last phone call to mother: lawyer
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Sinead McNamara was 'crying' in last phone call to mother: lawyer

The 20-year-old Instagram model cried as she told her mother about an incident with another crew member, the family's lawyer said.

  • by Rachel Clun
Man struck and killed by train in Sydney's south
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Man struck and killed by train in Sydney's south

Detectives are trying to work out why a man was on the train tracks before he was hit and killed.

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Melbourne teenager drowns in Bali after suspected seizure by the pool
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Melbourne teenager drowns in Bali after suspected seizure by the pool

Kristen Mace has been remembered as a "loyal and caring friend, sister and daughter" after her death in Bali.

  • by Simone Fox Koob
Fury as more graffiti hits anti-violence sign put up after mum's death

Fury as more graffiti hits anti-violence sign put up after mum's death

A roadside billboard condemning family violence, which was erected after the death of Phillip Island mother Samantha Fraser, has been vandalised.

  • by Simone Fox Koob
Superyacht that Australian Sinead McNamara died on leaves Greek island port
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Superyacht that Australian Sinead McNamara died on leaves Greek island port

The billionaire’s superyacht that the Instagram model died on last week has left the Greek island of Kefalonia, suggesting there were no signs of foul play in her death.

  • by Nick Miller
'Superhero' Jack Power remembered in moving farewell

'Superhero' Jack Power remembered in moving farewell

His mother and father spoke about their love and pride in their son. killed after he was allegedly struck while crossing a road in Blackburn South.

  • by Erin Pearson
'Infectious smile, kind nature': Margaret Varcoe, sister of Pies star Travis, dies
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'Infectious smile, kind nature': Margaret Varcoe, sister of Pies star Travis, dies

Tributes are flowing for the 27-year-old footballer, who was injured in an on-field clash during a suburban Australian Rules grand final in Adelaide.

  • by Melissa Cunningham & Simone Fox Koob