Police say siege in Ashcroft has now been brought under controlUpdate for road closure - re: Police operation – Ashcroft – Elizabeth Dr closed westbound only between Flowerdale Rd and North Liverpool Rd Police in stand-off with armed man in suburban Ashcroft street, Western Sydney Siege underway with armed man believed barricaded inside home at AshcroftPolice cordon off street in Ashcroft, Sydney amid reports of armed stand-offSignificant storm damage across #Rockhampton. Boats, signs and trees ruinedPolice have removed a four wheel drive used in an attempted ram raid at WentworthvilleBushfire emergency warning for north of Wooramel in the shires of upper Gascoyne and Carnarvon A semi trailer has crashed on the Pacific Highway, 2km north of Woolgoolga. The driver has been taken to hospital. China behind 'massive' cyber-attack on Australian government: ABC Police will brief media on operation at Merrylands today which followed suspected threat to police station.@nswpolice raiding a Merrylands property on Lockwood st on firearms prohibition ordersAustralian police @nswpolice raid at #Merrylands, scene of previous terror-related police operations Australia: Synagogue in town of Broken Hill defaced with swastikas and Islamic symbols. No arrestsMexico: Burned-out van with 2 bodies inside belonged to missing Australian surfers A roof has collapsed at Lismore Hospital after a severe storm. @FRNSW have confirmed all patients and staff are accounted for. Anti-#Turkey #Sydney protest #Climatemarch at SydneyIt's believed an electric device could be to blame for a fierce fire that engulfed a home in ToowoombaPolice charged 69 people with drug offences and 23 received cannabis cautions at @stereosonicIndigenous people will be leading #climatemarch in Melbourne.@CFSAlerts confirms 77 homes destroyed in deadly blaze as #safires threat eases The aftermath of storm damage in #Carlton after wild winds whipped Victoria Daybreak reveals scenes of devastation after South Australian bushfires At least 16 homes lost in the fire but the Premier warns this is only a very early estimate. At least 2 people dead in horrifying fires. 13 injured (5 critical or serious in hospital). A bushfire emergency hotline has been established. #PineryFire Over 85,000 hectares has been burned in the #PineryFire. Homes, sheds and livestock lost"The town is very tense, there is no electricity here" Owen, South AustraliaTwo people dead in South Australian bushfire disasterDevastating scenes from #pineryfire

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3 December 2015
Police say siege in Ashcroft has now been brought under control
Police in stand-off with armed man in suburban Ashcroft street, Western Sydney
Police cordon off street in Ashcroft, Sydney amid reports of armed stand-off
Significant storm damage across #Rockhampton. Boats, signs and trees ruined
Police have removed a four wheel drive used in an attempted ram raid at Wentworthville
A semi trailer has crashed on the Pacific Highway, 2km north of Woolgoolga. The driver has been taken to hospital.
Police will brief media on operation at Merrylands today which followed suspected threat to police station
.@nswpolice raiding a Merrylands property on Lockwood st on firearms prohibition orders
Australian police @nswpolice raid at #Merrylands, scene of previous terror-related police operations
Australia: Synagogue in town of Broken Hill defaced with swastikas and Islamic symbols. No arrests
Mexico: Burned-out van with 2 bodies inside belonged to missing Australian surfers
Anti-#Turkey #Sydney protest
#Climatemarch at Sydney
It's believed an electric device could be to blame for a fierce fire that engulfed a home in Toowoomba
Police charged 69 people with drug offences and 23 received cannabis cautions at @stereosonic
Indigenous people will be leading #climatemarch in Melbourne
.@CFSAlerts confirms 77 homes destroyed in deadly blaze as #safires threat eases
The aftermath of storm damage in #Carlton after wild winds whipped Victoria
Daybreak reveals scenes of devastation after South Australian bushfires
At least 16 homes lost in the fire but the Premier warns this is only a very early estimate. At least 2 people dead in horrifying fires. 13 injured (5 critical or serious in hospital).
A bushfire emergency hotline has been established. #PineryFire
Over 85,000 hectares has been burned in the #PineryFire. Homes, sheds and livestock lost
"The town is very tense, there is no electricity here" Owen, South Australia
Devastating scenes from #pineryfire