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National gun amnesty comes into effect

A gun amnesty has come into effect across Australia, allowing anyone with unregistered or unwanted firearms to hand them over to police without being penalised.

Venus Williams out of Wimbledon singles

A day after her sister Serena made a heart-breaking Wimbledon exit due to a first round injury, Venus Williams was knocked out of the singles competition.

Kyrgios beats tumble to earn amazing win

Nick Kyrgios says that not even a "brutal" fall which left him squirming in agony was going to stop him continuing his extraordinary adventures in Wimbledon wonderland.

No lockdown but SA on virus 'knife's edge'

South Australia has dodged an immediate lockdown after confirming five local COVID-19 infections, but the SA's peak business group says the state remains on a "knife's edge" in its battle to contain the virus.

Qld hospital worker has Delta variant

Millions of Queenslanders are in lockdown again amid fears a hospital worker from Brisbane may have spread the highly contagious Delta variant of COVID-19 to north Queensland.

Barnaby Joyce fined for not wearing mask

Less than a week after being sworn in as deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has had a run-in with the law after he was dobbed in for not wearing a face mask.