Albanian lands in Japan; Flood warnings across country; Monkeypox outbreak linked to raves; Russian soldier sentenced in Ukraine; NSW records 8751 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths; 11,656 new cases in Victoria, 16 deaths

Albanian lands in Japan;  Flood warnings across country;  Monkeypox outbreak linked to raves;  Russian soldier sentenced in Ukraine;  NSW records 8751 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths;  11,656 new cases in Victoria, 16 deaths

Town Serena Seyfort23 May 2022 23:15 Speaking at a Victorian education program announcement, Premier Daniel Andrews has said he has taken time to congratulate new Prime Minister Anthony Albanese since Saturday night. He said Albanese had run a great campaign, and had rightfully committed to “making sure no one is left behind”. When asked about … Read more

‘Entire syndicate’ arrested after police launch dawn drug raids across Sydney

‘Entire syndicate’ arrested after police launch dawn drug raids across Sydney

NSW Police say they have arrested an entire “dial-a-dealer” syndicate involved in supplying prohibited and prescription drugs across NSW. More than 20 search warrants were carried out in dawn raids on Tuesday morning, leading to dozens of arrests that police said amount to the “entire syndicate”. The arrests come 10 months after detectives from the … Read more

Fire guts forms Melbourne strip club

Fire guts forms Melbourne strip club

Live Fire has gutted a former strip club in central Melbourne, closing off surrounding streets as emergency services deal with the clean-up. Fire crews were called to the blaze at the former Goldfingers at the intersection of King street and Lonsdale streets just after 12am on Tuesday. Emergency callers said they could see windows breaking … Read more

Biden says US would intervene militarily if China invades Taiwan

Biden says US would intervene militarily if China invades Taiwan

Tokyo – President Biden said Monday the US would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan, in one of the most forceful and overt statements of American government support for Taiwan in decades. Mr. Biden said the burden to protect the self-ruled island was “even stronger” after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Speaking at a … Read more

What Kate Moss will say in Depp-Heard testimony, per an insider

What Kate Moss will say in Depp-Heard testimony, per an insider

On Wednesday, Kate Moss will testify in court how her ex-love Johnny Depp once swept her up and carried her after she slipped down stairs, according to sources. The British supermodel, 48, will give evidence via video link from London in the defamation trial between Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard. Moss will be the … Read more

St. Louis Cardinals put catcher Yadier Molina on bereavement list, Steven Matz on 15-day IL

St.  Louis Cardinals put catcher Yadier Molina on bereavement list, Steven Matz on 15-day IL

ST. LOUIS – The Cardinals placed star catcher Yadier Molina on the bereavement list Monday. The move comes one day after Molina made his first career pitching appearance, working the ninth inning of an 18-4 victory at Pittsburgh. He allowed a pair of homers and four runs while finishing the Cardinals’ three-game sweep. The 39-year-old … Read more