Monthly Archives: February 2014

ACCUSED AT RISK – Saturday June 1 2013

– A man accused of killing a baby will be vulnerable in jail, owing to the nature of the case, a court has heard. Paul Ta Vuong, 30, of Burwood, was charged on Thursday with murdering the 12-month- old son … Continue reading

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QUERY OVER BOSTON MARATHON FBI SHOOTING – Saturday June 1 2013

– A man killed by FBI agents while being questioned over the Boston Marathon bombings had knocked an agent to the ground with a table and ran at him with a metal pole before being shot, according to a senior … Continue reading

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POLICE ORDERED TO RETURN DOTCOM’S DATA – Saturday June 1 2013

– A judge has ordered police to return data to internet piracy accused Kim Dotcom. She has also ordered police to ask the FBI to destroy any material not relevant to their case against the Megaupload founder. Chief High Court … Continue reading

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WESTERNERS DIE FIGHTING IN SYRIA AS ASSAD THREATENS GOLAN HEIGHTS ATTACK – Saturday June 1 2013

– Three Westeners, including an American who converted to Islam, and a Briton, have been killed in a Syrian army ambush in the north-western province of Idlib this week. “They were shot dead during an ambush in the Idlib region … Continue reading

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WOMAN, 73, STABBED – Saturday June 1 2013

– A Melbourne robber who stabbed an elderly woman in the neck during a break-in left the woman for dead, police say. Detective Senior Sergeant Stuart Bailey said the man, in his 40s, used a 30-centimetre knife to stab the … Continue reading

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CROOKS PLAYING FOR HIGH STAKES IN THE BADLANDS OF CYBERSPACE – June 1 2013

– When 32-year-old Paul Howard was looking to pay for a shipment of cocaine and MDMA powder, the Victorian came up with a very 21st century solution to the age-old criminal’s dilemma of how to cover your tracks. He used … Continue reading

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PARIS STAB SUSPECT FLAGGED AS RADICAL – Friday May 31 2013

– A 21-year-old man arrested on suspicion of stabbing a French soldier in the neck in Paris prompted a warning to French intelligence months ago over fears he had been radicalised, it has been claimed. Alexandre D, as the suspect … Continue reading

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GUN AIMED AT MAN’S HEAD ‘FAILED TO FIRE’ – Friday May 31 2013

– Former AFL player William “Billy” Nicholls aimed a gun at a man’s head before shooting him in the leg, a court has heard. Mr Nicholls, 32, who played 16 games for Hawthorn and Richmond from 2001 to 2004, was … Continue reading

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ACCUSED ‘DROPPED BABY’ – Friday May 31 2013

– A man charged with murdering a baby boy told police he had dropped the child and he hit his head, an out-of-sessions hearing has heard. But the 12-month-old suffered such traumatic injuries that they could not have been caused … Continue reading

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RIDSDALE QUESTIONED OVER MORE ABUSE CASES – Friday May 31 2013

– Police have interviewed convicted paedophile Catholic priest Gerard Ridsdale after more people came forward with allegations of abuse. It is understood detectives from Taskforce Sano interviewed Ridsdale, 79, on Thursday afternoon. The investigation comes as the Adult Parole Board … Continue reading

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