Gazans bury dead after bloodiest day of Israel border protests sees 60 killed

Gazans bury dead after bloodiest day of Israel border protests sees 60 killed

Updated May 15, 2018 21:46:22 Photo: An eight-month-old Palestinian infant died after inhaling tear gas. (Reuters: Mohammed Salem) Palestinians have rallied in Gaza for the funerals of scores of people killed by Israeli troops, while on the Gaza-Israel border Israeli forces took up positions to deal with the expected final …

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Updated May 14, 2018 13:58:01 Photo: A neighbour said Karen Ashcroft would be deeply missed by the Maryborough community. (Facebook: Karen Ashcroft) Neighbours of a grandmother who died after being stabbed at a home in central Victoria have described her as a “loving” and generous woman. Police were called to …

Police officer who killed baby son yet to be sacked by Queensland Police

Police officer who killed baby son yet to be sacked by Queensland Police

Updated May 12, 2018 14:58:02 A police officer who has been jailed for killing his baby son with a single punch is still a serving member of the Queensland Police Service (QPS). Colin David Randall was suspended when he was charged two years ago but cannot be discharged or dismissed …

Ex-policeman who killed baby son with ‘sickening’ single punch jailed for nine years

Ex-policeman who killed baby son with ‘sickening’ single punch jailed for nine years

Updated May 11, 2018 18:22:00 A former Queensland policeman who killed his baby son with a “sickening” single punch has been jailed for nine years. Brisbane’s Supreme Court heard Colin David Randall “forcefully punched the defenceless 10-week-old” so hard it caused fatal abdominal injuries, in an attack at the family …

Man jailed over crash which killed teenage girl during police chase

Man jailed over crash which killed teenage girl during police chase

Posted May 11, 2018 16:58:43 Photo: Jacqueline Vodden was 16 years old when she was killed in a car crash in Ballan, Victoria. (Source: Instagram) An 18-year-old who crashed a stolen van during a police chase, killing a teenage girl in western Victoria, has been sentenced to eight years in …

Teenagers killed in fire after Tesla crashes, battery bursts into flames

Teenagers killed in fire after Tesla crashes, battery bursts into flames

Updated May 10, 2018 16:21:49 Safety investigators in the US are investigating a crash in which the battery of a Tesla electric car caught fire, burning two teenagers to death. A witness to the crash in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, said the Tesla Model S was being driven fast and spun …

Six killed in clashes between police and Islamists at Indonesia jail

Six killed in clashes between police and Islamists at Indonesia jail

Posted May 09, 2018 18:32:03 Six people have been killed in clashes between Indonesian police and Islamist militant prisoners at a high-security jail on the outskirts of the capital Jakarta, two security sources say. A police officer at the jail in the Mobile Police Brigade (Brimob) headquarters in Depok, and …

Child hit and killed by car at Port Augusta on National Highway One

Child hit and killed by car at Port Augusta on National Highway One

Updated May 08, 2018 08:23:48 An eight-year-old boy has been hit and killed by a car at Port Augusta in South Australia’s north. Emergency services were called to Victoria Parade, a section of the Augusta Highway which is part of National Highway One, at about 7:00pm on Monday after reports …

‘Who killed you?’ The jurors who used a Ouija board to find a murderer guilty – RN

‘Who killed you?’ The jurors who used a Ouija board to find a murderer guilty – RN

Posted May 08, 2018 08:00:45 Photo: Graham Hill was the lead investigator in a double murder case that ended with jurors deciding to consult a Ouija board. (ABC RN: Jeremy Story Carter) In 1994, English insurance broker Stephen Young was found guilty of the gruesome double murder of Harry and …

Afghan air strike killed and wounded 107 boys and men in Kunduz attack last month, UN says

Afghan air strike killed and wounded 107 boys and men in Kunduz attack last month, UN says

Updated May 08, 2018 05:17:41 Rockets and heavy machine guns fired from Afghan government helicopters killed and wounded at least 107 boys and men attending a religious ceremony near the northern city of Kunduz last month, according to a United Nations report. Key points: 30 children among at least 36 …