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Police investigate death of 51-year-old woman at Barton hotel

ACT Policing is investigating the death of a 51-year-old woman in a Barton hotel earlier today, Tuesday 5 March.

Hundreds detained in Russia as country mourns Alexei Navalny

A prominent rights group says more than 400 people have been detained in Russia while paying tribute to opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Man dies following single vehicle crash on NSW South Coast

A 60-year-old man has died following a single vehicle crash in Gerroa on the NSW South Coast today.

Man dies following motorcycle crash near Crookwell

A 55-year-old man has died following a motorcycle crash in the NSW Southern Tablelands near Crookwell yesterday.

Journeys with grief aided by Stories from the Stars

The Newborn Intensive Care Foundation is running the Stories from the Stars book drive to support siblings after the loss of a baby

23-year-old man dies after falling from raft at Casuarina Sands

A 23-year-old man of Pakistani origin has died following an incident at Casuarina Sands earlier this week.

Actor Johnny Ruffo dies aged 35 after brain cancer battle

Home and Away actor Johnny Ruffo has died at the age of 35 after a long battle with brain cancer.

Sydney school remains shut as boy’s tragic death investigated

A Sydney school will remain closed after a young student died when he became stuck under a lift.

Boy dies after siblings perish in Victorian shed fire

A four-year-old boy has died from injuries sustained in a shed fire in which his two younger siblings also perished.

Young Canberra widow speaks out about sudden epilepsy death risk

Canberra father of two young boys, Harrison Carey, 35, was also a keen BMXer and much-loved husband when he died suddenly from epilepsy last year.

Comedian Cal Wilson dead at 53 after short illness

New Zealand comedian Cal Wilson, who made Australia her home, has died in a Sydney hospital surrounded by family and friends after a short illness.

Dumbledore actor Michael Gambon dies aged 82

British-Irish actor Michael Gambon, best known to global audiences for playing the wise professor Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movie franchise and whose career was launched by his mentor Laurence Olivier,...