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Mon 10 Aug 2020

'Added complexity' as police deal with COVID breach teens

Premium Content 'Added complexity' as police deal with COVID breach teens

Two teenage girls are in custody a after arriving in Queensland by train before the border was closed and being picked up in a Noosa shopping centre.

State borders to stay closed past Christmas

State borders to stay closed past Christmas

Scott Morrison has said despite his “hope” restrictions could be eased by the Christmas holidays, it’s unlikely the rules will change by summer.

Aged care death rate ‘one of highest in world’

Aged care death rate ‘one of highest in world’

Nearly 70 per cent of Australia’s coronavirus deaths have been in aged care, as the royal commission heard why the tragic figure is “hardly surprising”.

‘Hideous’: PM slams virus suggestion

‘Hideous’: PM slams virus suggestion

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has lashed a controversial coronavirus suggestion, calling it an “amoral, hideous thought”.

Victoria’s new tactic to drive down infections

Victoria’s new tactic to drive down infections

The Victorian government is using an emotional tactic in a desperate bid to drive down soaring COVID-19 infections.

Deadly day claims 19 lives, fears for frontline staff

Deadly day claims 19 lives, fears for frontline staff

Victoria has recorded its deadliest day with 19 Victorians dying from coronavirus and 322 new cases recorded.

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