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NSW man arrested after alleged crime spree

A man remains behind bars after he allegedly led police on a number of pursuits and confronted a pregnant woman with two machetes at a Sydney fast food outlet.

Qld man charged for alleged possum torture

A Queensland man allegedly seen in a Snapchat video squeezing a possum's neck as it screams and throwing it onto a road has been charged with serious animal cruelty.

'Rot in hell': One of Cobby's killers dies

A policeman who investigated the notorious murder of Sydney nurse and beauty queen Anita Cobby hopes killer Michael Murphy "rots in hell" after he died in jail.

Deportations of Kiwis 'corrosive': NZ PM

While she and Scott Morrison preached a family bond, economic ties and unity in the Pacific, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said deporting Kiwis from Australia is "corrosive" to the trans-Tasman relationship.

Cowboys will still play Lowe in NRL trial

North Queensland coach Paul Green says he has no reason not to play Ethan Lowe in the Cowboys' NRL trial with the Gold Coast despite reports he's set to leave the club.