Your morning news snapshot from around the region, Australia and beyond.
Forty of the finest photos from the cameras of Getty Image's photographers in 2016.
DONNA SHARPE MAITLAND: Kate Salmon delivers first born baby Brooklyn in Ambulance on the New England Highway.
ALBURY: Police still searching for drug-dealing prostitute Carli Kreyts after she failed to show up for sentencing
Fairfax Regional photographers were busy this week and this gallery brings you their best work.
Sam Woods TAMWORTH: Opportunistic vandals target popular highway Christmas lights display run by Boggabri pensioner
Brodie Owen NSW: Man receives a stab wound during a robbery at Stockton take-away store.
NSW: What started as a vent on social media has exposed an endemic pattern of young workers being exploited across the region.
Woman, 45, charged with drug driving offences after crash that killed an 11-year-old boy last month