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'Let's start to show women the respect they deserve, fellas': Local footy clubs pay touching tribute to Eurydice Dixon, 22, on the oval where her lifeless body was found after she was 'raped and murdered'
Rival football teams have come together to pay tribute to Eurydice Dixon during a game held at Princes Park in Melbourne where she was found dead after allegedly being raped and murdered.
Tragedy as man, 37, dies in a devastating house fire in Melbourne - as three others are rushed to hospital
It's believed the blaze started about midday on Saturday at the home on Strickland Crescent in Burnside, and the cause is being investigated.
How did genteel Melbourne become so dangerous? The horrific death toll of young women killed as they simply walked the city's streets - as even the MAYOR admits she feels unsafe at night following Eurydice Dixon's death
Melbourne is a city haunted by shocking deaths of young women walking home at night, so much so its own female mayor has admitted feeling unsafe.
Photo captures Eurydice Dixon's teen accused killer in McDonald's moments before he 'brutally raped and murdered the promising young comedian on soccer pitch'
Jaymes Todd was charged with the murder and rape of the 22-year-old woman after he reported himself into Victoria Police.
The Chinese ride-hailing app will soon be expanding into the city of Melbourne, Australia. Here's all you need to know about it as well as what the company Didi Chuxing is.
Melbourne socialite and owner of $100 million Kookai fashion empire revealed to be 'woman seen driving away from police in mangled Range Rover after crashing into a home'
High profile fashion queen Danielle Vagner was driving her Range Rover 4WD when she smashed into the front of a South Yarra residence about 5pm on Tuesday.
EXCLUSIVE: 'I'm as appalled as the rest of society': Father of teenager charged with raping and murdering Eurydice Dixon, 22, in a Melbourne park says the alleged attack is 'indescribable' - as he offers his condolences to her family
The shattered father of Jaymes Todd (pictured), who allegedly raped and murdered Eurydice Dixon, says he is 'as appalled as the rest of society' about what happened to the young comedian.
‘I will always remember our late night train chats’: Floral tributes flood in for Eurydice Dixon as heartbroken friends reveal her endearing nickname, two days after she was 'raped and murdered on her way home'
The 22-year-old performed a comedy show at a bar in Melbourne's CBD hours before her body was found in Princes Park on Wednesday morning after a random attack.
'I was spewing blood': Footy fan has his jaw broken in two places after being coward punched and beaten by gutless thugs in an unprovoked attack after the game
A footy fan remains in hospital after a vicious coward punch attack following the Queen's Birthday's AFL blockbuster clash. Michael Derham's jaw was broken in two places in the brutal attack.
The more the merrier! Married At First Sight's Sarah Roza goes on double date in Melbourne with hunky new beau James Stephens and her approving best friend Harry T.
She split with her ex 'husband' Telv Williams just a few months ago.
On the mend! WAG Rebecca Judd treats her adorable daughter Billie to a milkshake after the four-year-old was quarantined with croup
The glamorous WAG was forced to quarantine her little girl this week to avoid the sick child from spreading the infecting. But on Friday, Rebecca Judd announced Billie, four, was on the mend.
Comedian, 22, 'may have been STALKED for 4.5km by autistic teenager before being found raped and murdered just 900m from her home' - as her final heartbreaking moments on stage are revealed
Police tasked with poring over CCTV footage of Eurydice Dixon's final hours believe the 22-year-old may have been stalked on foot after finishing a comedy gig in central Melbourne on Tuesday.
Destination Zen: The Australian town that's just been named the 4th best spa destination in the WORLD - and why it needs to be your next relaxing getaway
While many Australians think of faraway shores when searching for rest and relaxation, it seems the ultimate wellness experience is closer to home than any of us expected...
Teenager, 19, who handed himself in over the murder and rape of a woman in her 20s found dead on a soccer pitch 'did not know the victim' - as he prepares to face court
The 19-year-old surrendered to police after CCTV images were released as part of the investigation into the death of a woman whose body was found in Melbourne on Wednesday morning.
'She was wonderful': Talented aspiring comedian, 22, raped and murdered on a footy pitch as she made her way home from a gig - as teenager, 19, is charged over her death
Aspiring comedian Eurydice Dixon, 22, was allegedly raped an murdered by a 19-year-old man in a Melbourne park as she travelled home after a performance on Wednesday night.
'I'm almost home safe, how about you?' Haunting last text comedian sent her boyfriend before she was 'raped and murdered by an autistic teenager and dumped in a park two hours later'
Eurydice Dixon was on her way home from a bar in Melbourne's CBD when she sent a message to her friend and partner of four months Tony Magnuson: 'I'm almost home safe, how about you.'
Autistic teenager, 19, accused of raping and murdering a comedian on a soccer field YAWNS in court – as slain woman's final chilling Facebook post on the night of her death is revealed
Aspiring comedian Eurydice Dixon's body was found in Princes Park in Carlton North, inner Melbourne, at about 3am on Wednesday. Jaymes Todd handed himself in to police the following night.
Armed thieves wearing helmets threaten terrified staff at a jewellery store in the middle of a shopping centre with a gun and hammer
Two armed thieves threatened terrified staff at a Michael Hill jewellery storein the middle of the Sunshine Market Place in Melbourne on Wednesday just before 5pm.
Welcome to the future! Uber set to launch world first FLYING CAR taxi service in Sydney and Melbourne in 2020
Australians could be flying to work by the year 2023 with Uber's new car service dubbed 'UberAir'. Uber said it hoped to trial the service in Sydney or Melbourne by 2020 and officially launch it in 2023.
The dramatic moment a cyclist is sent flying after colliding with an Audi in a car park – but motorists are rushing to defend the driver
Dramatic footage has emerged of the moment a cyclist was thrown from his bike after colliding with an Audi in a Melbourne car park.
EXCLUSIVE: Third time's a charm? Married At First Sight's John Robertson debuts 'new blonde bombshell author girlfriend' Kenicha after introducing her to his ex-wife Melissa Walsh
Daily Mail Australia can reveal that the 54-year-old Melbourne based bloke, who split from TV bride Melissa Walsh earlier this year, has been secretly dating the author for several weeks now.
A sauna session, a 'freezing' salt pool plunge and a bottle of chlorophyll-infused water: Model Ashley Hart, 29, shares the elaborate 'beautifying' ritual she follows EVERY week
Australian model Ashley Hart, 29, said the ritual makes her feel as though she is 'connecting to beauty on all levels' and is something she takes the time to do 'at least once a week'.
'Other prisoners advised him of this': Psychiatrist testifies accused Bourke Street driver Dimitrious Gargasoulas told him he'll be out of jail in five years if he pleads not guilty by reason of mental impairment
Gargasoulas fronted Victorian Supreme Court Thursday for the second of his five-day hearing to decide whether he's fit to stand trial for the Bourke Street mall rampage last year.
EXCLUSIVE: 'He died so young. It's devastating': RHOM star Gamble Breaux reveals her sorrow after a friend whose gay union she officiated dies of bowel cancer aged just 32
'I'm very sorry that he died so young. It's just devastating. I'm really quite shaken by it,' the Real Housewives Of Melbourne star told Daily Mail Australia in tribute to Cameron.
Man, 19, is charged with the rape and murder of a woman in her 20s after she was found dead in a popular Melbourne park
A man, 19, has been charged with the rape and murder of a woman in her 20s whose body was found dumped in the inner Melbourne suburb of Carlton North on Wednesday.
Police bust open suspected ice syndicate with ‘possible links to Italian mafia’- charging 13 people after series of dawn raids
The men were arrested after more than 100 police raided 12 properties across Melbourne seizing guns, cash and drugs including methamphetamine.
Girl, 14, is left sobbing uncontrollably after she fell asleep inside a library and ended up locked inside for hours
A 14-year-old terrified teenager found herself locked inside a suburban Melbourne library during the night after falling asleep in a back section. An investigation into how she was left has started.
The face of pure evil: Australia’s worst paedophile grins as he’s led from court after being found guilty of raping a one-year-old girl, torturing toddlers and masterminding a sick global child porn network
Peter Scully, 55, faced court in Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines, and was convicted of rape and human trafficking. Included in charges against him is the rape of a one-year-old and the torture of toddlers.
Single mother who once ate McDonald's eight times a WEEK and spent $93,000 on burgers and fries sheds half her body weight after finally kicking her fast food habit
Sandra Abbey, 35, from Melbourne in Australia, who weighed almost 280lbs (20st) at her heaviest, is looking for love after overhauling her diet and shedding 119lbs (8.5st).
'Reverse racism isn't a thing': Student, 20, defends dance performance where white audience members are segregated and lectured about their privilege in the foyer
Melbourne student Isabella Mason created the 'Where I Stand' performance to shine a light on the systemic social exclusion faced by indigenous people and people of colour throughout history.
'He believes he's the messiah': Accused Bourke Street driver appears unrecognisable in court - as a jury is told he thinks he is the 'second coming of Christ who was born to tell the truth'
Dimitrious Gargasoulas appeared unrecognisable as he fronted the Victorian Supreme Court on Tuesday on day one of a five-day hearing which will determine his fitness to stand trial.
Meet the kids of Melbourne's Underworld war: From watching their fathers be gunned down at the footy to breaking free from crime and becoming hairdressers, actresses and even lawyers
Over more than a decade between 1998 and 2010, some 36 gangland figures were killed across Victoria, with many children watching their fathers be shot dead in front of their eyes.
Body of woman aged in her 30s found on soccer pitch in the middle of a popular running track in Melbourne – as police reveal the death is 'suspicious'
The body of a woman in her 30s was found on a soccer pitch in the middle of an inner Melbourne park shortly before 3am on Wednesday by a passerby, homicide detectives are investigating.
Elite school allowed to favour female enrolments over boys for more than 20 years is handed ANOTHER exemption from anti-discrimination laws
Carey Baptist Grammar, in Melbourne, has been co-educational since 1979 but can discriminate against male applicants via exemptions granted by the Victorian Civil Administrative Tribunal.
'Name your price! I'm in': Melbourne couple score $120,000 deal on Shark Tank by investor Steve Baxter who claims their non-squeeze food bottle invention for parents is a 'godsend'
Tech start-up investor Steve Baxter is usually portrayed on Shark Tank as the 'cranky' or 'grumpy' investor.
Married father and trusted doctor is charged with sexual assault after 'using secret cameras to film up to 20 women during intimate examinations and refusing to wear surgical gloves'
Detectives charged Dr Stewart Moroney, 68, with sexual assault on Monday following a series of alleged incidents at the Ely Street clinic, Wangaratta, in Victoria's northeast.
Terrifying foiled plot to bomb Melbourne's Queen Victoria market revealed: Terrorist jihadi recruiter ordered extremists to detonate a car bomb to kill 'dirty unbelievers'
A jihadi mastermind was grooming a recruit to carry out a catastrophic car bomb attack at Melbourne's Queen Victoria market. That 'recruit' turned out to be a UK group of jihadi hunters.
Marriage in crisis? Bec and Lleyton Hewitt argued 'openly in Melbourne street' as the tennis champ fires up over his 'demanding' wife
Bec and Lleyton Hewitt's fairytale marriage may have hit a bump, according to reports.
'He's ready to embrace the 'stage-five clinger' title!' Jarrod Woodgate attempts to capitalise on Bachelorette fame by becoming the face of 'clingy' pasta sauce
Jarrod Woodgate has attempted to capitalise on Bachelorette fame by becoming the face of 'clingy' pasta sauce.
‘I wouldn’t feel comfortable sending my daughters to the bathroom’: Stadium sign telling fans they can use the toilet ‘that best fits your gender’ leaves social media divided
Etihad Stadium's decision to introduce gender-fluid bathrooms for this week's annual Pride Game in Melbourne has divided social media, with some loving the idea and others loathing it.
Muesli boss 'argued with his business partner over a shipment to China' before she was found dead with her throat slashed on her kitchen floor
Jennifer Borchardt (left), 49, and Peter Pavlis (right), 75, were lifelong friends who had taken The Museli Company from a small Melbourne-based brand to an international success.
Pilot is killed after his plane 'clips a house, takes out power lines and narrowly misses a child' before crash-landing in the middle of a Melbourne street
A light plane has clipped a home in the south-east Melbourne suburb of Mordiollac before crashing in the street, leaving the 50-year-old pilot dead.
No bad blood here! Married At First Sight's Dean Wells reunites with 'ex-wife' Tracey Jewel to celebrate her book launch in Melbourne
Tracey Jewel reunited with her 'ex-husband' Dean Wells on Thursday night.
‘It looks like a bomb blast’: Man smashes Melbourne medical centre’s windows, cutting a small baby on the face
A baby girl suffered facial injuries and was taken to hospital after windows were smashed at a medical centre in Melbourne. Police arrested a man nearby and are looking for a second man.
'Feisty' goat named after NBA star LeBron James leads rangers on a wild chase after escaping from a farm and charging down a road causing cars to swerve out of his path
A goat affectionately known as LeBron has been captured on dashcam running through the streets of Cranbourne North in Melbourne, forcing cars to swerve to avoid its path.
Doggone with the wind: Horrifying moment an unrestrained pooch flies off the back of a truck at over 100km/h
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT A video clip, uploaded to Australia Dash Cam Owner's Facebook page, shows the dog jump out onto the Monash Freeway in Melbourne on Monday.
Off the market! Former Bachelorette Georgia Love's four-bedroom Melbourne family home with a pool and theatre room is sold in private sale following her mother's tragic death
The lavish Melbourne three-storey townhouse family home of former Bachelorette Georgia Love has been sold after being on the market since April.
The State of Origin series is about to get underway for 2018. Here's all you need to know about what it is, the venues, dates and kickoff times, ticket information and how to watch.
Busting out! MAFS star Sarah Roza leaves little to the imagination in a plunging skintight dress as she attends the Ocean's 8 premiere with new boyfriend James Stephens
She's known for her dangerous curves and on Tuesday, Sarah Roza flaunted her figure as she stepped out in Melbourne.
The $20 solution to long-haul flights: Virgin Australia announces long-awaited perk guaranteed to make passengers’ international journeys more bearable
Virgin Australia announced their newest solution to curing dreaded boredom on long-haul flights to America.
An appetite for loving! Leggy Brynne Edelsten packs on the PDA with new boyfriend Leno Cachia as they attend restaurant opening
She recently confirmed her burgeoning romance with boyfriend Leno Cachia.
Queensland in crisis: Star winger in doubt for State of Origin opener after Billy Slater pulled out with a hamstring injury – with Maroons forced to fly in emergency replacements
Gagai is believed to be in major doubt for Wednesday's State of Origin opener after reportedly going down with a compound finger dislocation.
Commonwealth Bank worker hospitalised after touching white unknown substance – as firefighters in hazmat suits shut down branch and carefully remove chemical for testing
A Commonwealth Bank in Melbourne's south-west, was evacuated about 5.30pm on Tuesday after a 35-year-old worker discovered the chemical, and complained of numbness to the lips.
Field of dreams: Bottle shop builds an incredible State of Origin footy pitch with VB cases for grass and red and blue Carlton tinnies for players
The footy pitch, complete with VB cases for grass and red and blue Carlton tins for players is on display at the Rosebud Hotel south of Melbourne.
'Anybody who is not Muslim is rubbish': Mum-of-three who renounced Islam says her sons are trying to kill her because they believe westerners are 'animals'
A Melbourne mother-of-three who renounced Islam has claimed her two sons want her dead because she turned her back on the religion.
Bar introduces surcharge for drinking straws - but backs down after backlash from angry and confused customers
A bar in Melbourne removed plastic straws in favour of paper straws, and charged patrons 50 cents per item, but customers weren't happy with change.
Mystery surrounds why a woman's dead body was left in a house for days - as police launch a murder investigation
She was discovered at Box Hill South just shortly after midday on Tuesday at the Canterbury Road property.
Jury to decide whether accused Bourke Street driver is mentally fit to stand trial over the rampage that killed six people, including two children
Alleged Bourke Street rampage driver, Dimitrious Gargasoulas is set to face court next month to determine his current state of mind after the defence claims the accused suffers from schizophrenia
'My life could have been ruined': Police officer who was kicked in the face by an African thug, 17, while making an arrest at shopping centre reveals how close he came to losing his sight after the 'cowardly assault'
A senior constable who was kicked in the face by an African teenager has told an appeal hearing how close he came to losing his eyesight in the brutal Boxing Day attack.
Secrets of a pantry wizard: Mother-of-four who completely transformed her cupboard reveals the two key things you need to give your kitchen a stunning makeover
A mother-of-four from Melbourne who started a successful business out of cleaning other people's pantries has revealed the two key things she uses to do it.
The mysterious case of the missing schoolgirl: Girl, 13, vanished without a trace as she walked to school seven years ago… and police are still no nearer knowing what happened to her
Siriyakorn 'Bung' Siriboon, who turns 20 this year, has been missing since June 2, 2011 when she failed to show up for school in Melbourne.
High-flying friends! Carrie Bickmore shows off her slim pins in trendy skinny jeans as she catches a flight with radio co-host Tommy Little to Sydney
Carrie Bickmore was snapped striding through Melbourne airport on her way to Sydney in casual style
Look who's coming back! Rapper Flo Rida to tour Australia to celebrate the 10th anniversary of his hit song 'Low'... five years since his last performance Down Under
The 38-year-old will perform in Melbourne and Brisbane, before hitting the stage as part of Sydney's Air & Style Festival in August.
Fears of an all-out bikie war between rival gangs in Melbourne after Finks boss’s home was targeted in a drive-by shooting and firebombing – as police set their sights on notorious Hells Angels group
There are fears of an all-out bikie war in Melbourne after the home of Finks boss Brent James Reker was sprayed with bullets in Frankston on Thursday morning.
Gunman on the run after opening fire on Melbourne home where one-week-old baby slept in his bed as Finks bikie boss is targeted in drive-by shooting
The terrifying drive-by shooting unfolded in Frankston in the city's south-east about 5am Thursday. Police found a bullet hole through a window of the home, while a car had been set on fire.
Footy star, 25, quits the sport and forfeits his $200,000 salary so he can travel to Berlin and become a Mormon missionary
Melbourne Storm star, Young Tonumaipea, will quit the team to travel around Germany on a Mormon missionary. The 25-year-old leaves behind a $200,000 salary he receives from the club.
'I struggle to get out of bed to go to school': Boy, 12, who saw his father shot dead by an elderly man who tripped on an eggplant while carrying a shotgun says he is 'haunted by the vision'
Angelo Russo, 55, last week pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of David Calandro, (pictured) who was shot while sitting in his ute at Russo's Tatura farm on February 18, 2017.
Truck driver accused of charging at two schoolteachers with a hammer during frightening road attack is arrested after 'running a car off the road at 100km/h and hitting a couple with a baseball bat'
Elten Gevergizyan, 27, allegedly tailgated and side-swiped a car near Melbourne Airport on Saturday. He is accused of attacking two more people with a bat on Sunday.
Telstra's claims a lightning strike knocked out Triple Zero services across the country for 10 hours are proved wrong – as it's revealed arson may have caused the outage
An extensive investigation by fire authorities has dismissed Telstra's claims that a lightning strike caused a major disruption to services for 10 hours across five states earlier this month.
Where's little Max? Desperate search for boy, 12, last seen at a Melbourne train station two DAYS ago
Max Serraglio, who has short blonde brown hair, was last seen at the Camberwell Railway Station on Monday.
Australian beauty brand with a 30,000 customer waiting list launches $15 product that softens and plumps your lips - NO cosmetic surgery needed
The two best friends who launched a coffee scrub with a 30,000 person waiting list are back with a new product which promises to alter your lips - for the better.
Hot mama! Shane Warne's ex-wife Simone Callahan, 48, shows off her age-defying figure and impressive flexibility as she does yoga in a sports bra and hot pants
Simone Calahan showed off her age-defying figure while doing her routine morning yoga on Wednesday.
REVEALED: Millennial who slammed Gen Y for 'whinging' about not being able to break into the housing market receives $200-a-week POCKET MONEY from her parents at the age of 33
Melbourne woman Emily Power, 33, made news when she bought a house. But it was later revealed she received $200 in pocket money from her parents each week.
Telv who? Sarah Roza CONFIRMS romance with hunky James Stephens as they make first official appearance together... after her heartbreaking split from MAFS 'husband' Williams
It seems Sarah Roza has finally gotten her happily ever after.
Supercar... but not a super driver! White Lamborghini loses control and smashes into a traffic camera, completely crushing one side of the $200,000 vehicle
A man miraculously escaped when his white luxury Lamborghini (pictured) crashed into a traffic camera on Melbourne's south on Friday afternoon.
Belle of the ball! Former Married At First Sight star Carly Bowyer has a Marilyn moment at Melbourne gala as she flaunts enviable frame in figure-hugging evening dress
Former star of Married At First Sight Carly Bowyer channels screen goddess Marilyn Monroe in a leggy, cobalt blue evening gown at a black-tie event in Melbourne on Friday.
Australian weightlifting champion Francois Etoundi has claimed the bronze medal he won at the Commonwealth Games in April was stolen from his car in Melbourne on Thursday.
Bust a move! MAFS' Troy Delmege performs CRINGEWORTHY dance routine for girlfriend Carly Bowyer as they join Sarah Roza and her new beau for a double date night
Troy Delmege and Carly Bowyer joined their Married At First Sight co-star and her new beau James Stephens at the Men With Breast Intentions Gala Dinner on Friday night.
'It was a guilty mind that deleted the video': Disturbing footage shows the moment police officers 'assaulted an innocent teenager'
The 16-year-old victim was stopped by police as he was walking home with a friend in Ringwood, east Melbourne, during the early hours of Christmas morning in 2014. His friend filmed the incident.