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A family affair: Three generations of cremators

Three generations of cremators are keeping grounded as they find peace in deathcare at Lake Macquarie Memorial Park.

Oscar-winning actor William Hurt dies, 71

Oscar-winning actor William Hurt has died of natural causes one week before his 72nd birthday, his son has confirmed.

Morocco farewells boy who died in well

Morocco has buried five-year-old Rayan, a boy who was trapped in a well for five days while rescuers struggled to reach him.

More deaths feared in Tsunami-hit Tonga

Authorities fear the death toll could rise in tsunami-hit Tonga after footage emerged of extensive damage on small outer islands.

Gardening guru Peter Cundall dies aged 94

Gardening guru Peter Cundall signed off in 2008 after spending 39 years sharing his passion on television, and has died at his adopted home of Tasmania aged 94.

Alec Baldwin consoles cinematographer’s family

Alec Baldwin has been seen consoling the family of the cinematographer he accidentally killed on the set of his movie.

Pakistan earthquake kills at least 20

An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 has hit southern Pakistan, killing 20 people, most of them women and children, and injuring about 300, at a time when many victims were asleep, authorities say.

HNELHD records 65 new COVID-19 cases, one death

COVID-19 shows no signs of abating in the Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD), with a further 65 cases, and one death, recorded in the past 24 hours.
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