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Scams cost Aussies $211 million this year

Australians have lost a record $211 million to scams so far this year, with people bombarded by bogus calls and texts purportedly from well-known businesses or the government.

Demons blitz Bulldogs in AFL grand final

Christian Petracca's record-equalling performance and a 15-minute midfield blitz have seen Melbourne end a 57-year premiership drought with a 74-point thrashing of the Western Bulldogs in the AFL grand final.

Aust to host 2022 regional energy summit

Australia will host a clean energy summit next year under the Quad umbrella and take a bigger role in the supply of critical minerals in the Indo-Pacific region, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says.