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Doctors lobby on climate health risk

Doctors have called on the federal government to take urgent steps to prepare health services for more extreme weather events and disasters.

VW settles Australian diesel class actions

Car maker Volkswagen has settled multimillion-dollar Australian class actions over the global diesel emissions scandal, which affected about 100,000 vehicles locally and 11 million worldwide.

Moses quells NRL hype around surging Eels

Parramatta star Mitchell Moses has implored his teammates not to get carried away with Sunday's historic NRL finals win, saying their job isn't done yet.

Aussies lose final Test, Ashes drawn 2-2

Australia's disappointing 135-run loss and a drawn series proved a somewhat underwhelming end to Tim Paine's first Ashes tour but the captain remained proud to be returning home with the...

Senators split over community service idea

Should young Australians be put to work in emergency services to boost the number of volunteers?Senate crossbencher Jacqui Lambie is calling for a return to conscription to help tackle drought,...

Man found dead inside caravan in Victoria

The body of a man has been found inside a Caravan in Melbourne's eastThe 43-year-old was found dead inside the mobile home on Borg Crescent in Scoresby just after 5.30pm...

Search for Victorian man swept into sea

A search is underway to find a missing man who is believed to have slipped and fallen into the water while rock fishing on Victoria's southern coast.