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NSW dad’s gut feeling leads him to son’s crash wreckage

Mylee Hogan Monday, 15 January 2018 5:46PM When Tony Lethbridge’s son didn’t come home, he knew something was seriously wrong. A NSW teenager spent more than 24 hours trapped in the wreckage of his crashed car, before his concerned dad managed to locate him with a hired helicopter. Samuel Lethbridge was pinned under the dash of his car when his ...

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Pat Cash joins push to move Australia Day

7News Update ‘Moments from death’ – Hiker rescued from blaze ‘Moments from death’ – Hiker rescued from blaze The West Australian Speed camera operator threatened with rock The West Australian Speed camera operator threatened with rock Brought to you by Seven News Click here to Read from the source

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Milkshake duck: The Australian word that went 'universal'

Defeated by “youthquake” to be Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year, “milkshake duck” has – perhaps fittingly – won some redemption. The term denotes someone who gains widespread positive attention, only to be suddenly criticised when new information is made public. The debate typically happens online. Despite famous US examples, milkshake duck was named Macquarie Dictionary’s word of 2017 on ...

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NBN technician, 25, avoids jail for stealing naked photos

Aydin Agar, 25, stole over 80 explicit images from female customers’ phones He told them he needed to access their device to connect to their internet The former NBN installer has been sentenced to 16 months home detention The magistrate slammed Agar’s illegal actions as ‘completely unacceptable’ By Yael Brender For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:08 GMT, 15 January 2018 ...

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Fish falls from sky onto man's head while swimming

A man who has relaxing in a spa pool has been smacked in the face by a fish Russell Hogg felt a flounder slap him while using the Parnell Baths in Auckland Pool operators will be reviewing CCTV footage to see where the fish came from By Ben Hill For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:16 GMT, 15 January 2018 | ...

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M1 closed after truck crash causes massive blaze

The M1 remains closed in both directions after two trucks collided at 12:50pm A massive fire broke out after collision near Lake Macquarie, New South Wales Fire crews are battling the blaze started after the crash involving a fuel tanker Fire spread to bushland shortly after crash but no threat to property or people By Sam Duncan For Daily Mail ...

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Fruit shop fight: all-in brawl caught on camera after disagreement over cherries

Monday, 15 January 2018 12:02PM Email IconSimon White Fellow shoppers were left terrified when a fight erupted over cherries at a Melbourne shop It’s something you don’t see every day – a wild brawl unfolding in a fruit-and-vegetable shop involving angry customers and staff. But unfortunately it’s left one worker with serious injuries. The Dandenong Leader reports the vicious fight, ...

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Perth bushfire paints skies 'vivid orange'

Skies in Perth, Australia, turned dramatic colours after a bushfire blanketed the city with smoke. More than 150 firefighters fought the blaze as it burned through 3,000 acres (1,200ha) of bushland near the city on Sunday, authorities said. The fire prompted clouds of smoke and ash, with many locals posting photos on social media. Officials said the fire was being ...

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