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Police converge on Cronulla as ‘halal-free’ barbecue held

Posted December 12, 2015 12:28:09 Photo: Anti-Islam protesters hold a “halal-totally free” barbecue at Cronulla on the 10th anniversary of race riots. (ABC News: David Spicer) Map: Cronulla 2230 Police and media have converged on the Sydney suburb of Cronulla on the 10th anniversary of violent race riots, outnumbering a group of self-described patriots attending…


Funeral held for murdered mum and daughter in Alice Springs

By Shuba Krishnan Updated December 11, 2015 13:56:59 Photo: A coffin holding the remains of Karlie Pearce-Stevenson and her daughter Khandalyce is transported to their funeral in Alice Springs. (ABC News: Shuba Krishnan) Map: Alice Springs 0870 Mother and daughter Karlie Pearce-Stevenson and Khandalyce Pearce, alleged murder victims whose remains had been identified far more…


Driver held in custody after allegedly ploughing through Melbourne mall

Updated November 28, 2015 19:21:05 A Footscray man has been remanded in custody following allegedly driving by means of a Melbourne pedestrian mall, smashing into tables, chairs and a toddler’s pram. Police say Michael Mayne, 47, was seen driving erratically along Sydney Road, Coburg about 7:30pm (AEDT) on Friday. Officers tried to pull the man…