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Dylan Alcott achieves the 'golden slam'

Wheelchair maestro Dylan Alcott has been left choked with emotion after becoming the first man in any form of tennis to earn the calendar year 'golden slam' of all four major titles and Paralympic or Olympic goldThe 30-year-old Melburnian looked close to tears as he admitted, after his emphatic 7-5...

Challenging two months ahead: NSW premier

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has told people in NSW to stay vigilant in her last daily morning briefing ahead of an incoming peak in COVID-19 cases and a "challenging" two months.

Police in NSW town on Tyrrell anniversary

On the seventh anniversary of William Tyrrell's disappearance, homicide squad detectives have returned to the NSW mid-north Coast town where he was last seen to comb for clues.

US marks 20 years since 9/11 attacks

Millions of people have solemnly marked the 20th anniversary of 9/11, remembering the dead, invoking the heroes and taking stock of the aftermath just weeks after the bloody end of the Afghanistan war that was launched in response to the terror attacks.

NSW outbreak sees 15 deaths at home

At least 15 people have now died at home of COVID-19 during the NSW outbreak, after two Sydney men in their 30s and 40s died at home.

Man free after threatening Qld premier

An ex-navy serviceman found guilty of threatening Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Chief Health Officer Jeannette Young over border closures has walked free from court.

Apple expected to unveil new iPhones

Apple Inc says it will hold a special event on September 14, which most industry watchers believe will be used to unveil a new line of its iPhones.