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Man arrested, then let go after baby dies

A man has been arrested and later released after a two-month-old baby boy died in southern NSW as police investigate whether the death was due to injury or illness.

Boy, 12, who drove across NSW had bingle

A 12-year-old boy who drove 1300 kilometres across NSW on his own in the family car managed to evade suspicion partly because he looks much older and is "about six foot tall".

Storm wary of Foran and Warriors

Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy says the addition of playmaker Kieran Foran has made a huge difference to the Warriors ahead of their Anzac Day clash.

Call for CCC to probe flood death handling

Queensland's corruption watchdog should investigate whether police mishandled a probe into the deaths of a mother and son in the 2011 floods, a prominent lawyer says.

TasWater savings claims 'a lie': Labor

The Tasmanian opposition has launched a scathing attack on the state government over claims its takeover of TasWater will save households $550 a year.