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Wayward emu captured in New Jersey

A wayward emu was taken to an animal shelter after it was captured while running through the streets of a northern New Jersey city.

China find virus in food packaging

Two Chinese cities have found traces of the coronavirus in imported frozen food and on food packaging, raising fears that contaminated food shipments might cause new outbreaks.

PM promises to address aged care failures

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has insisted aged care failures will be addressed as the federal government comes under immense pressure over deadly coronavirus outbreaks.

Banned care provider 'gone' in SA: premier

A care provider in South Australia "is gone" after being shut down by authorities over the death of cerebral palsy sufferer Ann Marie Smith, Premier Steven Marshall says.

Regional Vic set for virus testing blitz

Victoria will embark on a testing blitz to combat a worrying trend of new coronavirus cases in regional cities and avoid a potential move to stage four lockdown.