Man smashes into several cars in Melbourne's CBD

Man smashes into several cars in Melbourne's CBD

Posted April 02, 2017 09:35:47 Photo: The man’s rampage came to an end when he crashed into several parked cars and a van in Southbank. (ABC News) A man is under police guard in hospital after crashing his car into several other vehicles in Melbourne’s CBD overnight, causing significant damage. The drama unfolded when police stopped a car on Exhibition Street shortly after midnight. As police approached the driver he sped off and later sideswiped a car on St Kilda Road before hitting a second car at traffic lights, which…

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Jaguar: An electric contender?

Jaguar: An electric contender?

Story highlights Adam Carroll races in Formula E Irishman competes for Jaguar Racing Mexico ePrix takes place on April 1 The Jaguar Racing driver is making a flying visit to the track a few miles west of Northern Ireland’s capital Belfast, where he first caught the racing bug. “It’s my home kart circuit where I started when I was nine years old — it’s brilliant to be back here,” Carroll told CNN’s Supercharged show. “To be a racing driver was what I always wanted — I never thought of anything…

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Coalition in 'repeated breaches of faith' over native title deal, Labor says

Coalition in 'repeated breaches of faith' over native title deal, Labor says

Posted April 02, 2017 00:01:10 Federal Labor has accused the Coalition of bungling native title changes and breaching a deal struck between the major parties. The Coalition moved to amend the Native Title Act in February soon after a court scuttled a multi-million-dollar deal between the West Australian Government and traditional owners. The Federal Court rejected the Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) between the parties because it was not signed by all native title claimants. Until February’s court decision, ILUAs could be made without the support of all native title…

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Yoga gear is Pena’s kryptonite

Yoga gear is Pena’s kryptonite

EVEN if Chris Hemsworth isn’t officially an Australian tourism ambassador, the star is “doing a pretty good job of it,” according to Michael Pena. The American actor recently wrapped filming the war drama Horse Soldiers with Hemsworth in Albuquerque, and says his Aussie co-star was constantly tempting him with pictures of his beachside home. “He talked up Australia, man; he really, really loves it. I’ve never been. I’d love to visit one day so I can play all the golf courses and do a little bit of surfing.” media_cameraMichael Pena…

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‘Planned tower’ could dominate Adelaide skyline

‘Planned tower’ could dominate Adelaide skyline

A MAMMOTH 60-storey tower called “Dominator 1”, potentially 200m tall, has been proposed for the Adelaide CBD. But is it the project that will significantly raise the ceiling of the city skyline or just pie in the sky? The company behind the proposal is JWDT which, according to its website, is a partnership between developers Jinwei and Datong. Datong built the Aria apartments on Gouger St and is developing the U2 apartment project on Waymouth St. While the location of the proposed Dominator 1 has not been revealed, property records…

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