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Islamic State claims London terror attack

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the terror attack by a knife-wielding man that left four people dead and 40 injured in Westminster, London, describing him as one of their "soldiers.

What is known so far about London attack

WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR ON LONDON ATTACK* Four people have died - a police officer, the attacker, a woman in her mid 40s and a man in his mid 50s* An Australian permanent resident named by News Corp as Trish Neis-Beer, a German national who lives and works in...

Vic paramedics cleared of woman's death

Stacey Yean had been vomiting profusely for hours when paramedics arrived, but she declined to go to hospital because of the impending wait in the emergency department.

Qld Police out after London attack

Security measures at Queensland's Parliament House and elsewhere in the state will be upgraded in the wake of the London terror attack.

Tas doctors fight for better conditions

Tasmania's public hospital doctors are calling for the state government to provide pay and working conditions on par with their interstate colleagues.

Major brands pull advertising from YouTube

Several major US companies are suspending their marketing campaigns on YouTube after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavoury subjects.