Florida doctor found dead after allegedly raping sedated patients

A US doctor charged with raping two sedated women while they were in cosmetic medical procedures has been found dead near his home, authorities said. Dr Eric Andrew Salata, 54, from Florida, was charged on November 21 with two counts of sexual battery to a physically helpless person in the assaults of his 51- and … Read more

Police spend second day scouring Mt Lawley home for missing man Nicola La Falce

Detectives are continuing to scour a Perth home in their search for the body of Nicola La Falce, who has been missing for almost 30 years. Officers began searching the property on Barlee St in the affluent suburb of Mount Lawley on Monday and returned on Tuesday. A nine-month cold case review led police to … Read more

Davis Cup final Australia vs Canada: Lleyton Hewitt emotional after Alex de Minaur, Thanasi Kokkinakis lose

Lleyton Hewitt has revealed he has done everything he can to convince Nick Kyrgios to return to play for Australia. The Davis Cup captain made the statement after Australia was beaten 2-0 in the final against Canada on Monday — ending a surprise run where the Aussie team reached the final for the first time … Read more

World Cup carnage after European heavyweight Belgium humbled by Morocco

And you thought what’s been happening in Federation Square has been bad. Police used water cannon and tear gas after coming under attack from football supporters who brought havoc to the center of Brussels following Morocco’s shock 2-0 World Cup win over Belgium in Qatar. Dozens of fans smashed shop windows, threw fireworks and torched … Read more

Western Australia Police reveal enormous reward for information about Nicola La Falce

Western Australian Police have announced a $500,000 reward for information which leads to an arrest and conviction of those responsible for the disappearance of Nicola La Falce, who was 37-years-old when he was last seen in 1994. At around 8:44pm on Wednesday, January 12, 1994 Mr La Falce was at a pizza shop in Wembley … Read more

Oklahoma:Man arrested in connection with ‘executions’ of 4 people at a marijuana growing operation, authorities say

CNN 🇧🇷 A man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the killings of four Chinese nationals at a marijuana growing operation in Oklahoma, which investigators have described as “executions,” officials said. One person was also left injured in the Sunday incident, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said. Wu Chen, 45, was taken into custody … Read more

Italy attempts to claim rights to prosecco name during EU Trade talk

Move over France and Champagne, there’s a new fight over a grape varietal and this time it’s with Italy. As Australia and the European Union enter Free Trade Agreement negotiations, the EU is now pushing for “prosecco” to join a list of protected foods and drinks considered geographical indicators. Aussie wine producers visited Parliament House … Read more

Italy’s draft budget centres on energy aid

Italy’s new far-right government unveiled its 2023 draft budget on Tuesday, with most of the nearly 35 billion euros in spending going on the energy crisis rather than flashy electoral promises. More than 21 billion euros will go towards supporting households and businesses in the face of soaring utility bills, leaving little left over for … Read more

Tennis 2022: Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis defeated, Nitto ATP Finals, scores, video

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis have been defeated in their last outing during the Nitto ATP Finals in Turin, Italy. The Aussie duo fell in straight sets to Croatian pairing Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic 7-6, 7-6. It makes it two defeats in three games for the Special Ks at the end of season ATP … Read more

Wallabies: Coach Dave Rennie makes 10 changes for clash with Ireland

Wallabies coach Davie Rennie is adamant he has “no regrets” about picking the second-string side that lost to Italy last week and increased already intense pressure on him ahead of a showdown with the world’s best team this weekend. But he’s gone back to the big guns for Sunday morning’s clash with Ireland, calling on … Read more