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US doctor accused of 25 overdose deaths

An Ohio doctor has been charged with murdering 25 hospital patients with deliberate overdoses of painkillers, many administered by other medical workers on his orders.

Cop wants odd jail term for Damond murder

The former Minneapolis police officer who shot dead Australian life coach Justine Ruszczyk Damond has proposed an unusual sentence involving one week stints in a prison workhouse to "honour" her birthday and date of death.

Afterpay adding 7,900 customers a day

Afterpay Touch says its underlying sales rose 143 per cent in the last 11 months - but its share price is subdued after it disclosed it is in talks with regulators regarding its compliance with...

Cody Walker was star of Origin I: Bennett

Wayne Bennett has rallied behind his five-eighth Cody Walker, saying the NSW rookie was "probably the star of the show" in State of Origin I despite his controversial second-half axing.

Storm rep stars set for Warriors NRL clash

Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy has joked Felise Kaufusi may be asked to wear his Queensland jumper under his Storm strip after a barnstorming performance in the Maroons' State of Origin I win.

Ponga slips straight into Slater's No.1

Kalyn Ponga spent the week with Billy Slater then spent a night proving his Queensland No.1 jersey was in safe handsThe Newcastle fullback was brilliant for the Maroons in his run-on debut, throwing a superb...

What you need to know from Origin I

STATE OF ORIGIN I AT A GLANCE* RESULT: Queensland 18 (tries: Dane Gagai 2, Corey Oates; goals: Kalyn Ponga 3) bt NSW 14 (tries: Josh Morris, Jake Trbojevic; goals: Nathan Cleary 3)* KEY MOMENT: The...

ABC raided over leaking of Afghan papers

The ABC has labelled a federal police raid on the national broadcaster's Sydney office a "savage" assault on the media, but the AFP says it had to act because the publication of classified material could...