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#Melbourne

Woman accidentally walks off pier while checking Facebook on her phone

The tourist in Melbourne held on to her phone even while she was being rescued from the water.

From TheJournal.ie A Cavan-born developer is building the largest residential structure in Melbourne Vision Building

A Cavan-born developer is building the largest residential structure in Melbourne

Prices range from €258,000 to €2.1 million, and residents will be able to make use of a gym, spa, swimming pool and cinema on the tenth floor.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands take to Melbourne streets to remember Jill Meagher Jill Meagher

Thousands take to Melbourne streets to remember Jill Meagher

The march followed the route the Louth woman was taking home on the night she was attacked a year ago.

From TheJournal.ie Adrian Bayley loses appeal over 35-year sentence for Jill Meagher murder Australia

Adrian Bayley loses appeal over 35-year sentence for Jill Meagher murder

Bayley, 41, had a string of previous convictions for sexual and violent offences and was jailed for 35 years in June.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on Jill Meagher

Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on

Melbourne residents have planned a peace march to honour the Irish woman on 29 September.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman, 30, dies in Melbourne Tragedy

Irishman, 30, dies in Melbourne

Eoin Murray sustained serious head injuries on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Irish family fly to Australia to be with critically-injured son Australia

Irish family fly to Australia to be with critically-injured son

Eoin Murray sustained serious head injuries on Saturday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named Where In The World

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

From TheJournal.ie Moreland mayor: People haven't forgotten Jill Jill Meagher

Moreland mayor: People haven't forgotten Jill

Oscar Yildiz is due to meet with the woman’s family in Drogheda later today.

From TheJournal.ie Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda Oscar Yildiz

Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda

Meagher had been living in Moreland, Melbourne when she was raped and murdered by 41-year-old Adrian Bayley.

From TheJournal.ie Melbourne plans city centre 'safe havens' for women Australia

Melbourne plans city centre 'safe havens' for women

The city’s mayor has said the havens would provide safe zones for women, particularly at night.

From TheJournal.ie Parents of Dubliner killed in Melbourne tell court of their heartbreak Victim Impact

Parents of Dubliner killed in Melbourne tell court of their heartbreak

David Greene died in hospital after being attacked at a party in the Australian city. Luke Wendholt, who has pleaded guilty to the murder, appeared in court earlier.

From TheJournal.ie Tom Meagher slams parole board as 'cowards' for not answering emails Jill Meagher

Tom Meagher slams parole board as 'cowards' for not answering emails

The state premier of Victoria has said members of the board will now sit down with Jill Meagher’s husband to listen to his concerns.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher killer appeals length of sentence Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher killer appeals length of sentence

Adrian Ernest Bailey was last month sentenced to life in prison with a minimum term of 35 years.

From TheJournal.ie Court hears horrific details of Dutch woman raped 60 times over six weeks Australia

Court hears horrific details of Dutch woman raped 60 times over six weeks

The 21-year-old was tortured with a meat tenderiser and a gas torch while she was kept hostage at a hotel in Melbourne.

From The42 If you can bear to watch... here are the highlights of the Lions' loss to Australia Nail-Biter This post contains videos

If you can bear to watch... here are the highlights of the Lions' loss to Australia

It’s over now, Jonesy. You can stop eating your coat.

From The42 Lions haven’t shown enough to win series, but it’s far from over — O’Driscoll One All

Lions haven’t shown enough to win series, but it’s far from over — O’Driscoll

Everything will be riding on the veteran centre’s last Lions appearance in Sydney.

From The42 The Incredible Welsh Hulk eager to take it to Australia and close out series Hulk Smash

The Incredible Welsh Hulk eager to take it to Australia and close out series

“The overriding feeling is one of excitement,” declared the winger. “We’re ready for the challenge

From The42 'It was gladiatorial. Even now it gives me shivers' - Shane Horgan on the Lions Lions 2013

'It was gladiatorial. Even now it gives me shivers' - Shane Horgan on the Lions

The former Ireland and Lions winger re-lives his experiences on the 2005 tour to New Zealand.

From The42 Leo Cullen backs Leinster teammate Heaslip to make winning difference for Lions Lions 2013

Leo Cullen backs Leinster teammate Heaslip to make winning difference for Lions

‘Jamie was probably our best player at the end of the season and he carried that form into the Lions tour’.

From The42 'If the Lions don't win tomorrow, I fear for the series' - David Wallace Column

'If the Lions don't win tomorrow, I fear for the series' - David Wallace

The former Ireland Lions flanker believes the second Test will top the first for sheer, nerve-shredding tension.

From The42 "It'll be a cauldron of noise" Waltzing O'Driscoll girls primed for 2nd Test battle In Bod They Trust

"It'll be a cauldron of noise" Waltzing O'Driscoll girls primed for 2nd Test battle

Attempts to deliver a box of Barry’s Tea to the Lions team hotel in Melbourne was met with nonplussed reaction by staff at the front desk.

From The42 Gatland has a cunning plan to deal with Israel Folau… Danger Man

Gatland has a cunning plan to deal with Israel Folau…

‘Yep, tackle him.’

From The42 Lions confirm that Paul O'Connell will remain in Australia until end of tour Pom Pom Paulie

Lions confirm that Paul O'Connell will remain in Australia until end of tour

The news about Jamie Roberts and Alex Corbisiero’s Test match chances was not so positive.

From TheJournal.ie Tom Meagher: Justice system failed Jill, Bayley was "unrepentantly evil" Jill Meagher

Tom Meagher: Justice system failed Jill, Bayley was "unrepentantly evil"

The husband of murdered Jill Meagher was speaking after her killer was sentenced to life in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher's family feel no 'anger or bitterness' towards Adrian Bayley Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher's family feel no 'anger or bitterness' towards Adrian Bayley

The 41-year-old was jailed for at least 35 years for the rape and murder of the Irish woman in Melbourne last September.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day…

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher's rapist and killer jailed for at least 35 years Life Sentence

Jill Meagher's rapist and killer jailed for at least 35 years

Adrian Bayley was told by the judge that he had “little compunction about sexual offending when the mood took”.

From TheJournal.ie Adrian Bayley to be sentenced for Jill Meagher murder later tonight Courts

Adrian Bayley to be sentenced for Jill Meagher murder later tonight

The 41-year-old has pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of the 29-year-old Irish woman in Australia last year.

From TheJournal.ie Parole law changes mean Jill Meagher killing 'couldn't happen today' Jill Meagher

Parole law changes mean Jill Meagher killing 'couldn't happen today'

The parole system in Victoria has been overhauled in the wake of Jill’s murder, a state minister says.

From TheJournal.ie Parole laws under review in Victoria in wake of Jill Meagher case Jill Meagher This post contains images

Parole laws under review in Victoria in wake of Jill Meagher case

The Premier of Victoria said he was “shocked, surprised and astounded” that Jill’s killer had been allowed to walk free.

From TheJournal.ie Adrian Bayley was on parole when he raped and killed Jill Meagher Australia

Adrian Bayley was on parole when he raped and killed Jill Meagher

Adrian Bayley has pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of the young Louth woman.

From TheJournal.ie Australian man changes plea and admits murder of Irish backpacker Australia

Australian man changes plea and admits murder of Irish backpacker

Luke James Wentholt pleads guilty to murdering David Greene, and also to one count of recklessly injuring David Byas.

From TheJournal.ie Australian man pleads not guilty to murder of Irish backpacker Australia

Australian man pleads not guilty to murder of Irish backpacker

Luke James Wentholt has admitted seven assault charges, but pleads not guilty to murdering David Greene.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher accused to face trial on 30 September Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher accused to face trial on 30 September

Adrian Ernest Bayley, 41, appeared via video link from Melbourne Assessment Prison for the hearing this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher accused denies murder, pleads guilty to rape Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher accused denies murder, pleads guilty to rape

Adrian Ernest Bayley, 41, also pleaded not guilty to two separate rape charges.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher accused faces two other assault charges Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher accused faces two other assault charges

It is believed one of the charges relates to the rape of a Dutch backpacker in July last year.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher accused faces new questioning Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher accused faces new questioning

Adrian Ernest Bayley is to be interviewed by detectives about possible criminal charges.

From The42 Azarenka overcomes injury-hit Li Na to retain Australian Open title Tennis This post contains videos

Azarenka overcomes injury-hit Li Na to retain Australian Open title

The women’s singles final was packed with incident this morning.

From The42 VIDEO: Serena Williams destroys racket, loses quarter-final match Loud Noises This post contains videos

VIDEO: Serena Williams destroys racket, loses quarter-final match

Sloane Stephens ended her fellow American’s quest for a third successive grand slam this morning in Melbourne.