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Ex-NRL star spared jail for drug dealing

He's now a convicted drug trafficker, but after an "extreme wake-up call" ex-Newcastle Knights NRL captain Jarrod Mullen wants to return to professional rugby league.

Lack of power 'horrifying': Assange father

Separated by bulletproof glass 20 metres away, John Shipton can do nothing but smile or wave as his son stares down a possible extradition to the US and 175 years' imprisonment.

FBI raids Canadian mogul's New York office

Federal authorities have raided the Manhattan headquarters of the Canadian fashion mogul Peter Nygard, a search that came amid claims he trafficked and sexually assaulted dozens of teenage girls and women.

Daughter killed in row over her drug use

A South Australian man brought a kitchen knife into his car, where he stabbed and killed his daughter, during a confrontation over her drug use, a court has heard.

Woolworths underpayments rise, profit dips

Woolworths' staff underpayments have jumped to $315 million across a larger number of employees than initially thought, with the figure potentially rising further once a review into the nine-year scandal is complete.

Virgin reduces fleet, forecasts virus hit

Virgin Australia is slashing its Tigerair fleet and cutting back on flights to rein in costs as the coronavirus cruels demand for leisure destinations and its budget airline's routes.