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RSL endorses Anzac dawn driveway service

With Anzac Day's once indestructable traditions cruelled by forced isolation, Australians will instead walk to the ends of their driveways on April 25 and light up the dawn.

Bulldogs sacked by NRL over sex scandal

Disgraced Canterbury players Jayden Okunbor and Corey Harawira-Naera have been deregistered by the NRL after it was revealed the pair had sex with teenage schoolgirls on a team trip to Port Macquarie in February.

Perth man charged over coronavirus lie

A 33-year-old Perth man has been charged after he allegedly told police he had the coronavirus while being arrested over serious family violence.

California to release prisoners early

The US state of California has announced plans to release up to 3500 inmates from prison early, as concerns rise for inmate safety amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Going the distance to keep society safe

SOCIAL DISTANCING - WHAT IS IT?Firstly, it means keeping a physical distance between yourself and others, and secondly, it applies to the tough restrictions in place to stop people gathering in groups.

Emergency flights to restart farm exports

Hundreds of emergency flights will send fresh produce to key export markets in a bid to help Australian farmers and fishers under economic pressure due to the coronavirus.

US death toll eclipses China

The US death toll from the coronavirus has climbed past 3,600, eclipsing China's official count, as hard-hit New York City rushed to bring in more medical professionals and ambulances and parked refrigerated morgue trucks on the streets to collect the dead.