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Funeral held for Aiia Maasarwe in Israel

TwitterThe funeral of international student Aiia Maasarwe, who was murdered in Melbourne last week, has taken place in Israel. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Titans' Arrow to go harder in 2019 NRL

TwitterJai Arrow hopes booze-free weekends and traditional Chinese medicine will make a difference, admitting he ran out of steam after State of Origin in his breakout NRL season. (function(d, s, id)...

Man randomly stabbed in Sydney hospital

TwitterSydneysiders are being assured the city's hospitals are safe after a man was randomly stabbed in the back while waiting to be treated. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Aussie organ donor numbers double in 10yrs

TwitterThe number of Australian organ donors has doubled over the past decade, with more than 1500 people receiving donations and transplants last year. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Usain Bolt blows time on football quest

TwitterUsain Bolt's quest to become a professional footballer appears to have run its course, with the former Jamaican sprinter saying his "sports life is over". (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Police stumble across stash of 1000 pills

TwitterMelbourne police investigating a car break-in have stumbled across an alleged drug dealer with 1000 pills, believed to be ecstasy. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

More medics but no pill tests at festivals

TwitterThere'll be more medics at music festivals across Sydney this long weekend with authorities encouraging youngsters to seek help early as they try and stop people dying from drug overdoses. (function(d,...

Farm map could risk animal lives: minister

TwitterAgriculture Minister David Littleproud has launched a blistering attack on a group of animal activists, demanding immediate removal of an online database of farmers. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Rare and cute foal joins herd at Vic zoo

TwitterWith his sandy blond coat, gangly legs and spiky mane, Mongolian wild horse foal Bataar is a hero to his herd. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Thankful family takes Aiia home to Israel

TwitterThe family of murdered exchange student Aiia Maasarwe has left Australia with more than just bad memories. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));