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Aussie of the Year vows to keep up fight

Australian of the Year Grace Tame is feeling humbled and empowered as she prepares to help educate the nation on child sexual assault in a bid to stamp it out.

Homes lost in Adelaide bushfire

Two homes are among the structures destroyed by a bushfire that burned uncontrolled in the hills southeast of Adelaide.

Australia closes bubble with New Zealand

Australia has put a stop to the New Zealand travel bubble for 72 hours after a South African variant of COVID-19 was detected in a woman after 14 days of isolation.

Arrests may follow Qld dark web raids

Arrests are being considered after police raids in Brisbane and the Gold Coast following a tip from German police who busted the world's largest illegal online marketplace.

NSW mum makes COVID-killing disinfectant

If you had told Sophie Westlake this time last year that she would soon create a disinfectant to battle a virus causing a global pandemic, she would have "keeled over in laughter".

US broadcast legend Larry King dies at 87

Larry King, the suspender-wearing broadcaster whose interviews with world leaders, movie stars and ordinary people helped define American conversation for decades, has died aged 87.