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Boy cliff jumps, rides home with fractured back
A YOUNG boy who fractured eight vertebrae after jumping from a 20m tall cliff in Mornington Peninsula has stunned doctors and family after riding his bike home after the accident, despite his serious injuries.(image)



Heavy delays after two truck crash in Burnley tunnel
TWO HEAVY trucks have smashed in the Burnley Tunnel causing major delays for motorists heading into this city from the west, while a nasty smash on the Calder Fwy adding to the woes.(image)



Boy cliff jumps, rides home with fractured back
A YOUNG boy who fractured eight vertebrae after jumping from a 20m tall cliff in Mornington Peninsula has stunned doctors and family after riding his bike home after the accident, despite his serious injuries.(image)



Stifling heat about to get even worse
EXTREME temperatures are expected in Melbourne and Adelaide today as tennis officials contemplate whether to close down play at the Australian Open.(image)



‘Disgusting’: Man stole from funeral
A LOW-life grave robber has stolen cash donations from a funeral in Melbourne’s north west.(image)



Why the humble Yucca is harming us
EAR doctors are warning Victorians about the perils of the trendy yucca plants after a spike in patients presenting to emergency department with injuries from their swordlike leaves.(image)



Hero praised for trying to save woman from fire
NEIGHBOURS have credited the “community spirit” of West Footscray with helping to save a woman from a burning house.(image)



Militant unions sued over Melbourne illegal blockade
MILITANT unions are being sued $8.2 million over an illegal blockade which resulted in thousands of medical supplies and gifts being held hostage at Melbourne’s docks.(image)



Militant union racks up court fines
A MILITANT building union incurred more than $1.1 million in fines last year in Victoria, a state that has more illegal construction industry activity than anywhere else in the nation.(image)



‘Stinker’ night ahead for east, northern suburbs
DONCASTER, Ringwood to the Yarra Valley will be hit with another “stinker” night despite the cool change starting to roll in across the state.(image)