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Life sentences for Qld toolbox murders

Three men convicted of the "sadistic" murders of two drug dealers whose bodies were locked in a toolbox and submerged in a Queensland lagoon have been sentenced to life in prison.

Using super for home deposits 'a disaster'

The federal government is being urged to commission an independent review into housing affordability against the backdrop of calls from some backbench MPs that superannuation savings should be used to buy a home.

Vaccinated NSW hotel worker catches COVID

The NSW chief health officer has warned the state's residents that COVID-19 vaccinations don't kick in for at least 12 days, with a vaccinated Sydney hotel quarantine worker coming down with the virus.

Murray Walker, the voice of F1, dies at 97

Murray Walker, the infectiously excitable television commentator who became the voice of Formula One for generations around the English-speaking world, has died at the age of 97.

NSW Police not sent rape claim dossier

NSW Police did not receive an extensive dossier sent to the Prime Minister detailing historic rape allegations against the Attorney-General before closing the case, Commissioner Mick Fuller has revealed.