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Feds won't ignore cannabis in ACT: Porter

Attorney-General Christian Porter has warned Canberrans he doesn't expect federal police to turn a blind eye to cannabis possession when the drug becomes legal there next year.

Single dad's cruelty sentence delayed

The sentencing in a Queensland court of a single parent who failed to properly feed and care for his severely disabled daughter in the months before she died has been delayed.

Employer to assist after NSW port death

The employer of a man crushed to death between two shipping containers at Sydney's Port Botany has sent its condolences to his family and promised to assist with investigations into the incident.

Key match ups for Canberra v South Sydney

KEY MATCH-UPS IN CANBERRA VS SOUTH SYDNEY PRELIMINARY FINAL*JOSH HODGSON v DAMIEN COOKThe only hooker in the game with a greater influence on their team than these two is Melbourne superstar Cameron Smith.

Morrison tells UN of environmental actions

KEY POINTS FROM SCOTT MORRISON'S UNITED NATIONS ADDRESS* While many people predict the future holds a world polarised between the US and China, Australia will continue to resist having to make such a binary choice.