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Prison officer at Silverwater jail stabbed in back by inmate – NEWS.com.au

Prison officer at Silverwater jail stabbed in back by inmate

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A female prison officer at Silverwater Correctional Complex has been rushed to hospital after she was stabbed in the back at the female section of the maximum security jail. Four NSW ambulance crews, including a specialist medical team, were called to the scene in Sydney’s west just after 8am.
Upon arrival, paramedics treated the officer for a wound to her back, and she was taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.
She is expected to need surgery to treat her injuries.
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Nick Cummins criticised for tackling Shayna Jack on SAS Australia – NEWS.com.au

Nick Cummins criticised for tackling Shayna Jack on SAS Australia

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Viewers have taken to Twitter to question the behaviour of Honey Badger Nick Cummins after a game of murder ball which is basically rugby without rules saw him tackle Australian swimmer Shayna Jack so hard she feared she had a broken rib. The incident occurred in episode two of SAS Australia and led to Jack getting emergency medical help when she collapsed to the ground.
Thankfully she was fine, and was told she was suffering from low blood sugar with help given to get her fluids back up.
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Stargazers: How to get glimpse of a meteor shower overnight – News Mail

Everything you need to know about watching the meteor shower from Comet Halley in Bundaberg overnight

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IF YOU’RE looking for live entertainment on an astronomical level, now is the time to look up.
The Orionids, a meteor shower from Halley’s Comet, is set to peak on October 21 and it’s viewable in both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere.
According to NASA Science, it’s considered to be one of the “most beautiful showers of the year” with meteors travelling able 66km/s into Earth’s atmosphere.
The website suggests stargazers in the Southern Hemisphere lay flat on their back with their feet fa…

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ASX weighed down by banks, miners after no clear sign of Cup Day rate cut – NEWS.com.au

ASX weighed down by banks, miners after no clear sign of Cup Day rate cut

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The Australian sharemarket lost ground after the Reserve Bank of Australia gave no clear sign of a Melbourne Cup Day interest rate cut.The S&P/ASX200 was down 0.8 per cent at 6185 while the All Ordinaries Index fell 0.7 per cent to 6397.
ThinkMarkets Australia analyst Carl Capolingua said the market spiked into positive territory, despite a negative US lead, in the first hour of trade but fell after comments from Reserve Bank of Australia assistant governor Chris Kent that the board was con…

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