Woman found dead near Newcastle

Police are seeking help from the public to identify a woman with distinctive tattoos found dead on walking path near Newcastle.

Girl loses hand in NSW dog attack

A girl has lost her hand following a dog attack at Lake Macquarie near Newcastle.
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Barcelona coach Luis Enrique was clearly delighted with Thomas Vermaelen's debut goal for the club on Saturday and said he was not surprised...
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Seamers Ishant Sharma and Stuart Binny picked up two wickets apiece as India took control of the third and final test against Sri Lanka by...
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Winger Waisake Naholo was unexpectedly named in the All Blacks World Cup squad on Sunday after having been initially ruled out of...
Backline ace Adam Ashley-Cooper is tipping the Wallabies to improve on the quarter and semi-final appearances they made at the past two Rugby World Cups.
MADRID (Reuters) - Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas produced another excellent performance for Real Madrid in Saturday's 5-0 La Liga win at home to Real Betis...
Winger Waisake Naholo has completed a miraculous comeback from injury to be named in an experienced All Blacks Rugby World Cup squad.
A man has died in hospital after a confrontation by a homeowner in Perth's northeast.

Fisherman dies on NSW south coast

A fisherman has died after he was swept off the rocks at a beach on the NSW south coast.
Departing Wests Tigers skipper Robbie Farah has starred in a 50-16 NRL mauling of the Warriors at Campbelltown Stadium.
Adelaide coach Scott Camporeale says his AFL players have carried out their plans perfectly in a 57-point thrashing of West Coast.
One of three children allegedly set alight in a Perth home is in a critical but stable condition, while the other two are out of hospital.

Two winners for Bart at Wyong

Hours after Bart Cummings' death, two horses wearing his famous green and gold silks have won at Wyong.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most successful and celebrated horse racing trainers, died on Sunday, aged 87.

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