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OK, this isn’t from Australia, but I think we all deserve a little joy this morning. Think of it as a treat for making it through the week.
A dog ran onto the track during a high school relay race in Utah – and covered 100m in 10.5 seconds pic.twitter.com/pqe3qqACBC
Important police news coming from Victoria’s police commissioner Shane Patton this morning.
CCP Patton tells @3AWNeilMitchell there was a “very loud” cracking noise as he knelt to lay a wreath at y’day’s memorial service at the Academy: “And what it was.. was my pants splitting.”
Inadvertently giving grieving families what may have been their only laugh of a tough day