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Andrew Greene

Defence Department warns that 'highly active' spies pose 'extreme threat' to Australia's shipbuilding plan

The Defence Department warns a multi-billion-dollar shipbuilding project is being threatened by "highly actively" foreign agents in plots to steal military secrets.
Rachel Clayton

Governments face criticism over aged care residents clogging up Melbourne hospitals

The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine says some aged care homes are refusing to take back residents, leading hospitals to leave patients in emergency departments for days before beds free up.
David Speers

The Government has been left vulnerable on aged care, but it could also spell opportunity

Scott Morrison could not have foreseen how a royal commission into aged care would turn its gaze two years later to his own Government's failures in protecting those very loved ones during a pandemic, writes David Speers.

Before Madison arrived at the seafood market, she was warned she'd have her throat slit

When Madison arrived on a small Indonesian island two years ago, she had one goal. But what she found was life changing.
Sue Daniel

Shark attack on NSW north coast leaves surfer with severe leg injuries

Paramedics rush to a Port Macquarie beach to treat a woman with severe lacerations to her leg after a shark attack on the NSW north coast. The woman's companion punched the shark until it released her, surf lifesavers say.
Nas Campanella

Telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic shows the 'anti-social loner' autism stereotype is a myth

During lockdown, many psychologists and therapy sessions moved online. But while telehealth was positive for some, it proved problematic for people like Issy.
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As the NT election nears, the ALP and CLP aren't walking their talk on Indigenous candidates

Political leaders across the country have acknowledged the importance of having more Indigenous candidates. But as the NT election shows, it's easier said than done, writes Michelle Evans and Duncan McDonnell.
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Attempted kidnapping of five-year-old child in Canberra's city centre

A man is chased and restrained by members of the public after allegedly grabbing and attempting to kidnap a five-year-old child in Canberra's Petrie Plaza.
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Fish launches into boat off Darwin, killing 56-year-old man, NT Police say

Northern Territory Police say the man had been fishing with family and friends on Darwin Harbour when he was struck in his chest by a large fish.
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Body found in Cairns believed to be missing Brisbane businessman Anthony Brady

Police investigating the disappearance of Anthony Brady discover a body at a Cairns hotel and release an image of a woman believed to have been the last person to see the 52-year-old alive.