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Killer cop says Aust woman was 'a threat'

Mohamed Noor, the former Minneapolis police officer who shot dead Australian life coach Justine Ruszczyk Damond, has described how he heard a loud bang on his squad car and then saw a woman in a pink shirt with blonde hair appear at his partner's window and raise her right arm.

Qld court hears details of rent row death

The former girlfriend of a Brisbane man accused of killing his housemate in a dispute about rent says he complained while they were in bed about the alleged victim owing rent.

Hanson gets boost from Senate ballot draw

Pauline Hanson's chances of getting two of her One Nation colleagues over the line in the Senate have lifted with lucky ballot paper draws in Queensland and Western Australia.

Pledge for more doctors, services in NT

The Northern Territory will have more doctors, medical services and health infrastructure under a $95.4 million healthcare plan for the state, the federal government has promised.