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Botox placed on PBS to help stroke victims

Stroke patients and those who have suffered traumatic brain or spinal cord injuries will save thousands of dollars for Botox through the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, to treat involuntary muscle movements, or spasticity, in their lower...

Blowtorch used in Qld kidnap and ransom

A 25-year-old man was allegedly threatened with a blowtorch and pliers by three men in Queensland who forced him into a vehicle and made him contact a family member demanding money.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script',...

Three men stabbed in Melbourne's north

Three men have been stabbed during an incident in Melbourne's north.The men, aged in their 20s, were on Lorne Street in Lalor when emergency services arrived about 8.30pm on Sunday.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Man charged over alleged NSW assaults

A man has been charged over his alleged involvement in a birthday party stabbing and a robbery in Sydney's western suburbs.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Man charged after alleged assault in NSW

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after an alleged assault in NSW's central west, prompting the arrest of another man.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Man charged over St Marys police assault

A man has been arrested and charged after allegedly assaulting three police officers at a bar in St Marys in western Sydney.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Drink driver tows burning trailer for 2km

An allegedly drunk van driver in Adelaide's north drove for two kilometres before discovering his trailer was on fire.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

WA officer hit with axe after burglary

A man has been arrested in Perth after allegedly hitting a police officer with an axe while running away from a home he had just broken into.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Sydney unit manager had basement 'cave'

An inner Sydney building manager was allegedly living underneath his apartment complex and using the space to store stolen goods and set up a cannabis crop.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Brisbane home invaders end up in hospital

Two masked men who threatened an inner north Brisbane resident with a knife and crowbar have themselves ended up in hospital.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));