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Man dies after alleged assault at Rushcutters Bay apartment block

Man dies after alleged assault at Rushcutters Bay apartment block

Police arrived at Kings Cross Road just before 2pm where the man, believed to be in his 30s, was found unresponsive in a basement.

  • by Daniella White

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Nurses found guilty of misconduct after Indigenous man took his own life

Nurses found guilty of misconduct after Indigenous man took his own life

The nurses were meant to observe the man every 30 minutes, but for some observations he was recorded as “sleeping” when no one had gone into his room.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
Friend of boy killed as bin tipped into garbage truck tried to alert driver

Friend of boy killed as bin tipped into garbage truck tried to alert driver

Police say one of the boys started “banging on the door” of the cabin when the bin containing his two friends started to tip.

  • by Sarah McPhee
Let’s honour these four lost children – and grieving mothers everywhere

Let’s honour these four lost children – and grieving mothers everywhere

Oatlands Golf Club has rejected a request for a memorial to the three Abdallah children and their cousin who were killed there. It’s not just a blow for the families, but for all grieving mothers.

  • by Helen Pitt
‘To hell and back’: The night a brave Gold Coast woman pulled a driver from burning car

‘To hell and back’: The night a brave Gold Coast woman pulled a driver from burning car

Police later told Elizabeth Adams most people don’t run towards cars that are about to explode.

  • by Cloe Read
Motorcycling Queensland to review how teen died at Brisbane raceway

Motorcycling Queensland to review how teen died at Brisbane raceway

A review will be conducted by Motorcycling Queensland into how a teenager died after a tragic crash at Mick Doohan Raceway in north Brisbane.

  • by Cloe Read
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‘I wish we could have hugged him once more’: Sydney flood victim farewelled

‘I wish we could have hugged him once more’: Sydney flood victim farewelled

The man’s parents were granted permission to attend from Pakistan, but strict conditions meant they could only view the body briefly.

  • by Josh Dye
Horse dies after fall at Warrnambool jumps carnival

Horse dies after fall at Warrnambool jumps carnival

Fulmineus, an 11-year-old gelding racing for the 60th time, suffered fatal injuries on Wednesday in a fall during a steeplechase race.

  • by Damien Ractliffe
Multiple deaths after Mexico City rail overpass collapses

Multiple deaths after Mexico City rail overpass collapses

At least 23 people were killed and 65 hurt when an overpass carrying Mexico City metro train cars partially collapsed on to a road on Monday night, authorities said.

  • by Anthony Esposito and Noe Torres
Teenager killed at Mick Doohan raceway remembered as a ‘lovable larrikin’

Teenager killed at Mick Doohan raceway remembered as a ‘lovable larrikin’

A teenage boy who was killed in a dirt bike crash on Monday in Brisbane has been remembered as a “lovable larrikin” who had a “bright future ahead of him”.

  • by Cloe Read
Teenager killed after motorbike crashes into fence at Brisbane track

Teenager killed after motorbike crashes into fence at Brisbane track

The 16-year-old boy was killed during a finals race of the 2021 Queensland Dirt & Long Track Championship.

  • by Toby Crockford