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AI could improve breast cancer detection

A Google artificial intelligence system proved as good as expert radiologists at detecting which women had breast cancer based on screening mammograms and showed promise at reducing errors, researchers report.

Fallen firefighter remembered at service

A volunteer firefighter killed during the NSW bushfire crisis has been farewelled in an emotional funeral procession involving his fiancee and young son.

Hanson's lonely hearts phone-in on NYE

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has taken calls about family law, domestic violence and support for people with disabilities during a marathon phone-in on New Year's Eve.

Military called in as eastern Vic burns

Australia's military has been called in to help with evacuations in devastated areas of Victoria's East Gippsland, with dozens of properties razed and four people still missing.