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(generated from captions) Spring or summer? The real September issue - sweeping Australia. the unseasonal heatwave The family speaks out - break their silence Jaycee Lee Dugard's relatives over her 18-year abduction hell. order in the court. Also this morning - his defendant's mouth shut. The judge who duct taped Plus, how did he do it? Ladies and gentlemen, numbers this week are: my prediction for the lottery how he correctly predicted The British illusionist reveals all six winning lotto numbers. The Party Prince turns 25. Happy birthday, Harry. And comeback queen. (SINGS) # I look to you # Yeah is gone...# # And when all my strength the return of Whitney Houston Exclusive - this Sunday 13 September, 2009. ahead this hour. The sexy seniors on the prowl, one naughty night. Older women, younger men, the Cougar Convention. Also coming up - Good morning. Thanks for joining us. here's Andrew and Sam. VOICEOVER: Live from Brekky Central, # Reach up for the sunrise

Too early for that. Are they really on the prowl? with The Veronicas. Then later, on tour Your VIP, backstage pass. Inside their secret lives. on a mission to conquer the world. They're the Brisbane twins Hollywood funny man Eddie Murphy. Also this morning, from Sharyn Ghidella. But let's begin with the latest news Good morning, Sharyn. Good morning. during a fight between two players A man has been bashed to death celebrating East Geelong's victory district football league. in Victoria's when police arrived last night. The 37-year-old was already dead dozens of witnesses. Detectives are questioning present in the club rooms There was quite a few people outside the club rooms. and the incident's taken place has been arrested A 29-year-old Highton man and is currently being questioned. after a head-on crash A young driver is dead north-east of Adelaide. Copper Coast Highway, near Kulpara. Two cars collided on the displaying P-plates The driver of the white Commodore was killed instantly. the other car somehow survived A man and woman inside and were cut free from the wreckage. to Wallaroo hospital They've been taken but not life threatening. with injuries described as serious to hospital Three people have been taken in Victoria's south-west last night. after a passenger train derailed to Warrnambool The V/Line train was heading when it hit a number of large trees at Stonyford. brought down by a fierce wind storm escaped serious injury. All 76 people on board between Colac and Camperdown The V/Line train jumped the tracks just before 9:00 last night. The SES was there in minutes. very close to here One of our units was actually from the Princess Highway. clearing a tree for this accident. Trees were also to blame had fallen across the track A number of large pines in a freak wind storm. Four of the five carriages derailed. The trees are extremely large fairly quick, so we're lucky. and they pulled the train up and it just smashed. We were just paying our money and forwards. We were sort of going backwards and 4 staff on board. There were 72 passengers from the crippled carriages. All managed to walk away We're glad nobody was hurt. We're just glad to be alive. in her 60s needed help. Only the two drivers and a woman to Camperdown hospital We took three by ambulance cuts and abrasion to a few bruises. with minor injuries ranging from in the accident The track was badly damaged for several days. and could remain closed between Warrnambool and Melbourne. Buses are replacing trains north coast An oil slick off the West Australian is continuing to spread take another four weeks, at least, with authorities warning it will to plug the leak. A relief rig has arrived new well to fill the leak with mud. and will today start drilling a the relief rig from Indonesia The company's defended towing closer. instead of taking up offers of rigs what was available at the time, We didn't go on cost, it was and most suitable option. the quickest saying only it 'regrets' the spill The company is refusing to apologise of any damage and won't cover the cost if the oil reaches the mainland. McGurk might have named his killer Murdered Sydney businessman Michael in a letter to police. reports Police are refusing to confirm written by McGurk, they've been handed a letter, threatening to kill him. naming a businessman the 46-year-old before. The suspect had allegedly threatened outside his Cremorne home, He was shot dead 10 days ago, in front of his 10-year-old son. Security video of a punch-up and David Fa'alogo between Rabbitohs coach Jason Taylor in NRL. is threatening Taylor's future unprovoked. He says Fa'alogo king-hit him CCTV images. But News Limited has published goading the Kiwi forward. It says show Taylor of contract notice Taylor was issued a breach the Forresters Hotel became public immediately after the fight at his $250,000 a year job. and is now fighting to retain His lawyer says the full context of what happened. the pictures don't show caught on camera A spectator has been in Sydney's Shute Shield semifinal. appearing to punch a rugby player officials say they know who he is The fan fled but Warringah club and will ban him for life. investigating the brawl. Police are also Michael Jackson has been cancelled. A global tribute concert to in Austria in two weeks The outdoor event was to be held more time to secure big name stars. but organisers say they need We have to do this right. This is not about name dropping a wonderful tribute for my brother. and this and that it's about doing next June The concert will be held in London of Jackson's death. just before the first anniversary will get a full refund. Fans who paid up to $865 for tickets If you paid that If you paid that much you would want

a refund. Sport is next. Collingwood has booked a spot in the preliminary finals in dramatic fashion, overcoming a 32-point deficit to down Adelaide in a modern-day finals classic at the MCG. In an absorbing final term Kurt Tippett looked to have struck a killer blow for Adelaide with a 50m major. But there was just enough time for John Anthony to snatch a remarkable victory. COMMENTATOR: He's done it. This has

got to be one of the best finals,

the best match of all time. The Pies now clash with Geelong on Saturday for a spot in the Grand Final. A devastating 5-wicket haul from Brett Lee has propelled Australia to a 7-wicket victory in the fourth one-dayer against England at Lord's. The Aussies cruised to the 221-run victory target, giving them an unassailable 4-0 lead in the 7-game series. Lee skittled the England batting order with a series of unplayable yorkers. The tearaway paceman finished with 5/49 from nine overs. COMMENTATOR: Bowled again! Five wickets for Brett Lee. Simply devastating! Australia barely got out of second gear in the run chase, cruising home with 38 balls to spare. Gold Coast coach John Cartwright has branded the refereeing 'disgraceful' after his side came up agonisingly short in its qualifying final against the Broncos. Brisbane prevailed in a thriller at Skilled Park while the Bulldogs ended Newcastle's season. The Titans showed plenty of character to fight back from a 20-point second half deficit, closing to within two points on two occasions. Brisbane made the home side pay for some critical errors to sneak home but Cartwright is convinced the officials determined the result. It was disgraceful. Some decisions that went against us definitely cost us the game

Scored a lot and there were a lot of

things that went against us. Knights coach Rick Stone's gamble to play Isaac De Gois against the Bulldogs backfired spectacularly with the hooker's knee injury forcing him off inside the opening minute. The Bulldogs were unconvincing but they earned themselves a crucial week off with the scrappy 14-point win. A moment of magic from marquee striker Robbie Fowler has secured North Queensland's breakthrough A-League win. Fowler's fourth goal of the season got the Fury home 1-0 while Brisbane brushed aside Newcastle. After a scoreless first half Fowler stunned the Sydney Football Stadium crowd with some pure genius. COMMENTATO:R Ooh! That is brilliant.

Another A-League import sealed victory for the Roar in Newcastle. Scotsman Charlie Miller's second half strike rounded out an emphatic 3-0 victory. South Africa has clinched the Tri-Nations series and reinforced its status as the world's premier rugby nation with a 32-29 win over the All Blacks in Hamilton. The Kiwis surged back from a 17-point deficit to close to within three points in the dying minutes but the Springboks held on to win a thriller. It's the third time South Africa has won the Tri-Nations tournament. Aussie US PGA Tour rookie Marc Leishman's dream run at the FedEx Cup playoffs is continuing at the BMW Championship this morning. The Victorian is in outright second at 10-under late in the third round, four behind world number one Tiger Woods. It's a big day for motor racing enthusiasts. Mark Beretta is at Phillip Island for the V8 Supercars L&H 500. Good morning, Beretts. Fantastic setting down there and a dramatic day's racing yesterday? Good morning, Simon. A fantastic

setting here. This is one of the

great race circuits anywhere in the world. The stage is set. We saw great qualifying. Mark Winterbottom and Steven Richards. The big unknown

at the moment is the rain. That adds

an additional element. We are in for a big day. Talk us through today's 500km race. Who's your money on? I will stick with Winterbottom and

Richards. Their car looks superb.

Whincup and Lowndes and the Holden

boys, they are the very big three. They are strong teams. Of course

everyone is building up to Bathurst 1000. There is a lot of pressure on. There are normally 21 everyone is building up to the

drivers and because it is an endurance race there are 64 drivers

on the grid. There are a lot of

unknowns. You will see it all right here on Seven. Thank you indeed, Mark Beretta. An extraordinary day of weather for Collingwood and

Adelaide. We will do some weather

later on. What do you think of the

motor racing just to jazz it up they

should have a few things that mean something to the common driver. Like

a speed bump. Or a coffee cup if you

spill it. Have a dog in the back.

They don't even have radios. Thank

you very much, Simon. Tune in to the station at the corner. A sunny day ahead for Cairns, Townsville and Mackay. A little wind expected in Logan. 28 degrees and sunny in Ipswich. A fine day also in Brisbane with a top of 26. Into New South Wales and unusual weather bringing a hot day to Bourke. Warm temperatures in Dubbo and Tamworth. Sunny and hot in Newcastle and Sydney. Late rain in Thredbo. Fine in Canberra. Some afternoon rain in Mildura. Showers also for Ballarat and easing rain in Warrnambool. Rain for Melbourne and Launceston. Mainly fine in Hobart. Afternoon showers in Mount Gambier. A mainly fine day ahead for Adelaide. Mostly sunny in Ceduna. Fine and Sunny in Katherine and Darwin. A shower or two in Albany. Showers also for Perth. Fine in Kalgoorlie. Warm and sunny in Karratha and Broome. Coming up on Weekend Sunrise - a backstage exclusive. The secret life of the Veronicas unplugged and uncensored. But after the break - a nation in uproar. The world champion, the leaked gender results, and the supporters who say "who cares", next. Spring has just begun but for many around the country it feels more like summer. Temperatures in Sydney soared to 29 yesterday and could hit 31 today. Canberra is expecting a top of 24 - 8 above average. And over the last few days, we've seen severe wind warnings for parts of Tasmania, Victoria and southern New South Wales. Dick Whitaker is a senior meteorologist with The Weather Channel. He joins us now. Good morning. What's the cause of these irregular conditions? The last 48 hours we had a front approach from the west and quite strong north-westerly winds. This

has caused severe weather and we

have had severe weather warnings across Victoria and New South Wales and produced warm temperatures

dragging down from South Australia.

When can we expect it to ease? They

are starting to ease. It brought a bit of rain in Victoria and we are

expecting 19 compared to 30 yesterday. Sydney 31 degrees which is the second warmest capital but

that will cool down when the front arrives. What does it mean for summer? Are you able to predict if

it is so hot in September, what are

we going to see in January? We have seen hot winters in springs and

followed by cool summers. We are in

an El Nino situation and that causesa boff-average temperatures

but the answer is blowing in the

wind with that one. Great to talk to you as wulz. - great to talk to you as you as wulz. - great to talk to you as always. It's the news that has shocked the world. South African athlete Caster Semenya is reportedly a hermaphrodite. The allegations have left sporting bodies confused and her home country furious. Tim Ewart reports. The case of Caster Semenya has become a matter of national pride for South Africa. She returned a hero from the world championships in Berlin. Now leaked reports of the tests she has undergone have sparked outrage. You are not picking up the issues that ought to be picked up - the respect to this young girl that we are, in fact, violating the rights. It becomes difficult really to move on and to discuss issues and not discuss the basic issues that we are actually violating. Semenya easily won the 800m in Berlin but there was immediate controversy over her gender.

Surgeon Chris Inglefield specialises in sex-change operations. He says the evidence indicates the Semenya is what's called a pseudo hermaphrodite with male and female characteristics but it is a condition that generates increased testosterone making her a much more powerful athlete. With this condition at this age, at the age of 18

she would have a normal to slightly higher range of testosterone compared to a male. So compared to female, she'll be much higher than a normal female. So, she's producing more testosterone than a man? They may have slightly more higher levels than normal male, yes. The results of tests on Caster Semenya won't be made public until November. But she does face being banned from future events. More worryingly, there are concerns that her condition poses grave risks to her health and she's come under appalling stress in the full glare of international media attention. In other news, TV presenter Lyndsey Rodrigues has opened up about her battle with depression.

The Channel Nine personality says she's sought hospital treatment for the illness that has plagued her since her teens. She told News Limited papers she often didn't want to leave her house. Rodrigues's most difficult time was at the beginning of the year when she returned from hosting a program on MTV in New York. Very good to talk about that. Poor

thing. There are a lot of people who

come out with depression come out with depression and it is

sad. I was listening to a show on

the radio and I think they said one of the best things was when Geoff

Gallop retired from the job because

I can't handle that and depression.

When you look at what happened in

the '50s and '60s, half the the '50s and '60s, half the nation

was on Valium. When you have someone

like her who is a high profile. Moving on, and this is the man who made one very bad joke on a V Australia flight this week. 21-year-old Philip Kirsch used the aircraft's in-flight chatroom to tell his fellow passengers "I have a bomb" on a September 11 flight from Brisbane to the US. While the rest of the world mourned the anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks,

Kirsch pleaded guilty to a charge over the incident. After his 'joke', flight 007 was grounded for a search of the plane and Kirsch's luggage. Jokes about bombs in airports? It isn't funny. It seriously isn't

funny. What is the chat funny. What is the chat room on V? I have never flown V. They almost had

to stop our plane when we flew overseas because it was whipping everyone on pong. They were getting

really upset. You could play against

other unnamed passengers. Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt never thought his 100m record could be broken by an 8-year-old girl. But it has - by Sarah, a cheetah. This weekend, she ripped it to shreds - twice. Reporter Mark Gough has the story. Sarah the cheetah is a speedy world beater. She is officially the quickest cat on the planet, covering 100m in 6.13 seconds. The previous record was 6.19. Sarah beat that not once, but twice. This was her first run - 6.16 seconds,

well, she wasn't really trying. So she had another go and hit 6.13. She's the fastest mammal on earth. The fastest man on earth, Jamaican Usain Bolt, could only manage 9.58 seconds. Sarah would leave him standing. Her secret - a flexible spine and a 22-foot stride, lethal for catching prey in the wild.

The prey this time - a toy dog. Staff at Cincinnati Zoo in America are in awe of Mother Nature. When people see a cheetah, they see heart and skill and commitment. That's what you saw today from this merely 9-year-old cat - her total commitment to what she is doing and what she does best. I hope this becomes a thing that people look at her

and say, "Wow, that is a unique animal." Look at this cat. Everything about her speaks of speed. I would love it if she became a symbol of the hope for this species. Sarah had a third go to beat the 6.13 seconds but only managed 6.33. She was tired out. It's not easy being the fastest on the planet.

Nor the fastest toy dog. That guy is

going to get a record too. Pulling

that rope. The local villager who is

used to running away from used to running away from chute awes. I hope she gets some real meat. awes. I hope she gets some real meat.? Later this hour - from cheetahs to cougars.

Older women, younger men, one naughty night. The sexy seniors on the prowl. But next, news, sport and weather together. You're watching Weekend Sunrise on the Seven Network.

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Coming up this half hour - the Cougar Convention. Sugar mummies and their toy boys. In 10 minutes, the new social experiment. Then later, Harry turns 25. The party prince's big birthday bash. But at 7.30, let's get the morning's top stories from Sharyn.

Good morning. Three people have escaped serious injury after a passenger train derailed in Victoria's south-west last night. The V/line train with 76 people on board was heading to Warnambool when it hit large pine trees, brought down by strong winds. One of the five carriages toppled onto its side, injuring two drivers and a woman in her 60s.

There was no loss of life or serious injury so we're really fortunate. Coaches are replacing trains between Warrnambool and Melbourne. The track could be closed for several days. A premiership victory has turned deadly west of Melbourne with an East Geelong player allegedly bashed to death by a team-mate. The club was toasting its win in the district football league when a fight broke out outside the club rooms. A 37-year-old man was killed. A 29-year-old team-mate has been arrested.

The New South Wales Government could plunge deeper into crisis with claims Labor MP Phil Koperberg is set to quit. The former environment minister has already signalled he won't stand at the next election but Premier Nathan Rees is desperate to avoid an early by-election. His chief-of-staff is reportedly seeking urgent talks with Mr Koperberg to convince him to stay on.

More than 50 people, including children, have been killed in Afghanistan as the country battles a dangerous political vacuum. There's still no official winner in Afghanistan's elections with hundreds of thousands of votes suspected of being fraudulent. President Harmid Karzai is in front with 54% of valid votes. His nearest rival, Abdullah Abdullah, has just 28%. The official result is not expected for several weeks. A 114-year-old woman from Japan has become the world's oldest person after the death of Gertrude Baines. The 115-year-old died of a suspected heart attack in a Los Angeles nursing home yesterday. Baines, who out-lived her entire family, once credited her longevity to a steady diet of crispy bacon fried chicken and ice cream. 'Wicked, the Musical' has cast a spell over Sydney with local television and theatre stars turning out for last night's premiere. The award-winning show has been seen by 20 million people worldwide but this is the first time it's been staged in the Emerald City. Green with envy - after 13 months of success in Melbourne Sydney finally lured 'Wicked' to the Capitol Theatre. Finally it's here, it's very exciting. Controversial radio host Kyle Sandilands was on the guest list but magically disappeared as a host of other celebrities trod the green carpet. I thought it was incredible so Im very excited I can take my niece tonight. Some joined the cast. Others wanted to. I'm the wicked witch of the inner west. (CACKLES) It's the story before the famous 'Wizard of Oz' movie of two witches, good and evil. # We're just two friends. # Two good friends. # Two best friends. Among the first in the audience was Patti Newton to welcome the newest member of the cast. Bert took over as the Wizard after the death of Rob Guest. The two girls are to die for. And of course Bert's singing is just not to be reckoned with. # They think I'm wonderful. And they do if the proof's in the sales with $10 million worth of tickets pre-sold. The show's expected to go on for at least a year. And now with sport, here's Simon Reeve.

Simon, were you a little wicked at

times? Probably here and there along the way. Collingwood has hauled itself off the canvas to down hot favourites Adelaide in a gripping semifinal at the MCG. The Magpies trailed by 32 points in the second term but rallied to prevail by five. Kurt Tippett goaled from 50 metres with little more than two minutes on the clock to take the Crows to the brink of victory. the final say with just 20 seconds left.

times? Probably here and there along the way. Fou COMMENTATOR: He's done it. Obviously

very nervous but I just - I focused

on the way they were kicking and

kicked it straight through. The Magpies now take on Geelong in a preliminary final on Saturday. A searing spell of pace bowling from Brett Lee has set up an easy 7-wicket victory for Australia in the fourth one-dayer against England at Lord's.

Lee claimed 5/49 off eight overs as the home side managed just 220 with the bat. The Aussies cruised to victory with more than six overs to spare with Michael Clarke finishing not out on 62. Australia now has an unbeatable 4-0 lead in the 7-match series. The Bulldogs have proved they can win without star playmaker Brett Kimmorley downing Newcastle to move just one match away from the NRL Grand Final. In last night's other qualifying final the Broncos staved off a determined Titans outfit. Knights hooker Isaac De Gois was gone in the first minute when his knee injury flared but the Knights still managed first points through centre Junior Sau. It was all downhill from there, though, as the Bulldogs ground out an unconvincing win. At Skilled Park, the Titans mounted a stirring revival twice drawing to within two points after trailing by 20 early in the second half. Their comeback came up short but the Titans may survive depending on other results. Rain has caused more delays at the US Open but there was a long enough break in the weather this morning for Rafael Nadal to wrap up his quarterfinal against Fernando Gonzalez in straight sets. The frustrated Chilean capitulated in the final set

allowing Nadal to cruise through 7-6, 7-6, 6-0 and set up a semifinal clash with Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro. Ford's Mark Winterbottom and Steve Richards will start from pole in today's 500km V8 enduro after taking out Race B at Phillip Island yesterday. Johnson almost caused mass carnage when he stalled on the grid in Race A but the field averted disaster. with Todd Kelly taking the chequered flag ahead of Craig Lowndes.

Sport brought to you today by - it

has not been a mrez ent week for Ricky Ponting. You want to change your name to

your name to Del Portro. If you need

to run out, we will know why.

Indeed. We will cover sport. Now to Sunday's weather. A high-pressure ridge will funnel hot and strong north-westerly winds through most of New South Wales and the Northern Territory. Meanwhile, a cold front will pass over the south-east corner triggering some patchy rain. Showers will ease through south-west WA. In the capitals, Brisbane fine and warm with a top of 26, climbing to 28 by Tuesday. Sydney, fine, sunny and hot although there's a chance of some brief showers tomorrow and Tuesday. Fine also in Canberra, reaching 24 degrees. Cooling to 19 tomorrow and remaining mostly sunny until Thursday when a brief shower is expected. A windy day ahead with some rain in Melbourne. Morning showers tomorrow, then fine on Tuesday and Wednesday. Hobart can expect some patchy rain and thunder today, clearing tomorrow and fine weather for most of the week. Mostly fine in Adelaide. Fine and 17 tomorrow, warming to 22 on Tuesday with rain developing on Wednesday. A shower or two expected in Perth clearing to a mostly sunny day tomorrow but redeveloping showers on Tuesday. And in Darwin - fine, sunny and hot. Later in the show - how a British psychic predicted the winning lottery numbers and won. We expose his secrets to success, soon. But after the break - older women, younger men, one naughty night. The first annual Cougar Convention, next.

You're

You're looking at Sydney. Fine and a

top of 30. Our script says you are

looking at Melbourne. But if I said that. You would look like a goose. It's a social phenomenon - older women dating much younger men. These feisty females are commonly known as cougars and they're everywhere. Now they're celebrating their status with the first annual Cougar Convention in the US. Wild women face to face with hundreds of toyboys

all under the one roof. I went for classic cougar over the top. I'm loving it. I consider myself a cougar, yes. Raoooow! The cougars are on the hunt and there's no shortage of willing prey. It's just nice to be around intelligent women that have life experience.

This is the first annual Cougar Convention in the US. I have a thing for cougars. I like older women. They know what they want so they don't play the games that the younger girls do. 20-something musician Tallfren can't wait. I came across this cougar convention and, um, I'm flying up. I've got my plane ticket. Find me a cougar, someone to talk to, someone to spend the night with, you know have a good time. And, uh, see where it goes from there.

The toyboys talk the talk but can they walk the walk? I started stuttering, I didn't know what to say. My anxiety is building up right now. Maybe I can still save it and try to get something. These older single ladies seem to be having a good time. Wooohoo! So do the much younger males. You know what, I've heard that they're experienced. I've heard they know what they want, and you know what, that's a turn-on 'cause a lot of girls my age, they don't know what they want.

And at the end of the evening - success. The Cougar Convention chairman is Rich Gosse. He joins us now along with Miss Cougar America Gloria Navarro who was crowned at the event. Good morning to you both. Rich, we'll start with you. You were once a candidate for California Governor. Now you're running this event. Why?

First Single people get discriminated all the time. So this made perfect

sense. You were working in the area

already. The hook-up is the ultimate

aim of the Cougar Convention? Yes,

of course. People want to meet not

just for that fun party but for a long-term relationship. Gloria, what

do older will see in younger men? A

sense of adventure. We want to get

off the couch. We want to learn from them as much them as much as they want to learn

from us. What is required? Are you

required to be out on the prey,

pounding the pavement looking for

your bootie? Looking for my young

boy. I am proud to represent this

new breed of women, we are strong

and confident and we look good at our age and our sizes. our age and our sizes. No, I am not

always on the prowl. How did you

beat out all the others? I had to go

around and schmooze with the cubs.

They nominated me. If you come to

Australia, that would mean something

else. Really? Are we going to see

this passed on from cougar to

cougar? Yes, we are coming to

Australia in January for the Miss

Cougar contest. We will have some

Aussie cubs. Go on to our website cougar events.com we will have more

information on the event in January. Thank you Thank you very much for joining us. Thank you. Thanks. Thank you. Would

you ever be a cougar? Would you data

significantly younger man? I am 33. How much younger? A 20-year-old. No, I wouldn't data 20-year-old. What

would we talk about? Coming up on Weekend Sunrise - an Australian TV exclusive. Whitney Houston's big comeback a decade in the making. She broke up with Bobby Brown. But after the break - breaking her silence. Mischa Barton's meltdown, next.

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the casino because you won't get in. But hurry - this offer is only available for the first 200 callers. To book, dial 07 4753 2000 and name drop Weekend Sunrise. It hasn't been an easy year for Mischa Barton.

In July, she suffered a meltdown and was sent to hospital. Now she's setting the record straight. Showbiz correspondent Nelson Aspen is in Los Angeles for us. Good morning, Nelson. What's she said? She is stretching the limits of credibility to new lengths by appearing on that gab-fest called

The View. This is what she is to say

to set the record straight. It was

just a really bad time for me. It

was one of those things that was a perfect storm. Everything happened

at once. You were in a psychiatric

ward, not a regular hospital. I was

overwhelmed. I had too much work

going on, I had the

going on, I had the surgery for my

wisdom teeth that went really badly.

I had been in the hospital two surgeries on my wisdom teeth. I had

four taken out. They got it badly wrong. They had to drill my jaw. I had had an infection and a dry socket

and I woke up on Sunday morning and

there was no doctor available and I was trying to take the minimum

amount of painkillers and I had to

do this show The Beautiful Life. I

was going to Europe and London and

prepping to do photo shoots. I was

overwhelmed and I had so much work

to do and the surgery had gone so

badly for me. Life sucks if you are Mischa Barton. Especially dentally. Wisdom tooth extraction will be the

new 'exhaustion'. I had my wisdom

teeth out surgically and I didn't up

in the psychiatric ward. But you

didn't end up with a dry socket. I

think I did. Nelson, you've got some news for 'Pirates of the Caribbean' fans? We got confirmation that the fourth

instalment will come out. None other

than Johnny Depp will be there

than Johnny Depp will be there for Captain Jack Sparrow. At the D23 convention, big money-maker. Disney

gets them all in paying ticket prices. They brought captain Jack

out there to make thea

out there to make the announcement.

People cheering. In the summer of 2011 we will Caribbean: On Stranger Tides'. That 2011 we will see 'Pirates of the sounds like fun. That is a great

franchise. And a great ride when you go to Disneyland. Thank you, Nelson.

We will chat to you in the next hour. Later on Weekend Sunrise - magic millions. How a British psychic guessed the winning lotto numbers. We show you how he did it so you can too. But next, news, sport and weather together. You're watching Weekend Sunrise on the Seven Network.

Monday Olympic gold medallist, Stephanie nice. Tuesday Cate Cerebrano. Wednesday Naomi Robson. Five co-hosts, one big week. Morning Show' starting Monday. Five co-hosts, one big week. 'The Spring or summer? The real September issue -

the unseasonal heatwave sweeping Australia. The family speaks out - Jaycee Lee Dugard's relatives break their silence over her 18-year abduction hell. Also this morning - order in the court. The judge who duct taped his defendant's mouth shut. Plus, how did he do it? Ladies and gentlemen, my prediction for the lottery numbers this week are:

The British illusionist reveals how he correctly predicted all six winning lotto numbers. Happy birthday, Harry. The Party Prince turns 25. And comeback queen. (SINGS) # I look to you # Yeah # And when all my strength is gone...# Exclusive - the return of Whitney Houston this Sunday 13 September, 2009. # Reach up for the sunrise VOICEOVER: Now back to Weekend Sunrise with Andrew and Sam. Welcome back. Also this morning, on tour with The Veronicas. Your VIP, backstage pass inside their secret lives. They're the Brisbane twins on a mission to conquer the world.

Then David Hasselhoff's new reality

TV show. I thought the Hoff jumped

the shark. I thought no one wanted

to watch him. He is the master of the shark. I thought no one wanted

reinvention. Is he? He will come

back in any form. His star will rise

again. They love him in Germany. He

gets number one singles. He really

does. I don't know why. They are the hoogen shloogen knee-slapping. Have you heard any of his music? I have.

It is kind of rocky, not the kind

that gets you rocking in any way. Also this morning, Hollywood funny man Eddie Murphy. I prefer to listen to a Jim Neighbors album. Good morning. Grand final victory celebrations have turned to mourning for a Victorian district AFL club. A 37-year-old East Geelong player was killed when a fight broke out between two men as the team toasted its success last night. A team-mate was arrested. There is one male who is presently assisting us

with relation to this incident. The 29-year-old is still questioned by homicide detectives. Three teenagers are being questioned after an attack that's left a Melbourne man fighting for life in the Alfred Hospital. The victim and another man were set upon at Cranbourne North by as many as seven youths and bashed with baseball bats. The second victim escaped with minor injuries.

One person is dead and two others seriously injured after an horrific head-on smash north-west of Adelaide. The two cars collided at Kulpara leaving a trail of debris for a hundred metres across the Copper Coast Highway. A young male driver died at the scene. A man and woman suffered serious injuries. Police are investigating whether speed was a factor. Another boatload of suspected asylum seekers has been intercepted off our north-west coast

amid claims Federal Government policy has opened the floodgates. The Department of Home Affairs says it intercepted a vessel carrying 65 passengers and 3 crew last night less than 10 kilometres off Ashmore Island. Another boat with 87 Afghanis on board was detained south of Ashmore Island on Friday night. And Indonesian officials say they've detained up to 70 other migrants trying to sail to Australia.

The Opposition claims Labor has "lost the battle" to people smugglers. Victoria police say it's extremely lucky no one was killed when a passenger train derailed in the State's south-west just before 9:00 last night. The V/Line train with 76 people on board hit a number of large pine trees brought down in a fierce wind storm. Four of the five carriages derailed, one ended up on its side.

We were just paying our money and it just smashed. We're just glad to be alive. Both drivers and a woman in her 60s suffered only minor injuries. The track could be closed for several days. Police are examining a letter signed by Michael McGurk just days before he was killed that reportedly accused a business rival of wanting him dead. The letter was handed to a friend who's given it to police after McGurk was shot dead in front of his son 10 days ago.

It's claimed Mr McGurk wrote the note as an "insurance policy". Police won't say who it names. California police are hunting an art thief who stole a multimillion-dollar collection of Andy Warhol portraits. The colour screen prints of sporting superstars, including Mohammed Ali, were taken from the home of a wealthy Beverley Hills businessman.

Artworks of this significance are very hard to move. A reward of more than $1 million has been offered for their return. Shoppers were forced to run for cover when a herd of cattle stampeded through a convenience store in America. The fugitive steers were taking part in a country fair when they decided to take time out for a bit of 'retail therapy'.

A funny thing happened as they

headed for the fair. The cattle

drive took a strange turn into this

mini mart and it was all caught on

surveillance. Only two got to surveillance. Only two got to browse

the I'lls and store workers were

stunned. The first

stunned. The first time I didn't believe it. Nobody can believe

before they see it. They moved a few

chairs and even tried to run back

out through a window until finally a few real-life cowboys wrangled them

back on the street. For the store

owner's wife it was scary. Cows come

inside and goofing around.

inside and goofing around. They is

really scared. When the dust really scared. When the dust settled

inside there was no damage, just a

few rattled nerves. They wanted to

see what it was like. No one was

sure whether they were trying to

avoid the rodeo. The rodeo runs

through Sunday and then on to greener pass

greener pass tours or at least other

stores. What a story. It looked like

it was set up for a movie. Why did

the cowboy not get off the horse.

And steers wearing little caps.

Night masks that they got at the

chemist. It sounds fishy to me.

Maybe they needed a

Maybe they needed a drink of water

or something. Got anything to top that one, Simon? Collingwood has booked a spot in the preliminary finals in dramatic fashion, overcoming a 32-point deficit to down Adelaide in a modern-day finals classic at the MCG. In an absorbing final term Kurt Tippett looked to have struck a killer blow for Adelaide with a 50m major. But there was just enough time for John Anthony to snatch a remarkable victory. COMMENTATOR: He's done it!

This has got to be one of the best finals, the best matches of all time! The Pies now clash with Geelong on Saturday for a spot in the Grand Final. A devastating 5-wicket haul from Brett Lee has propelled Australia to a 7-wicket victory in the fourth one-dayer against England at Lords. The Aussies cruised to the 221-run victory target, giving them an unassailable 4-0 lead in the 7-game series.

Lee skittled the England batting order with a series of unplayable yorkers. The tearaway paceman finished with 5/49 from nine overs. COMMENTATOR: Bowled again! There was that yorker. Five wickets for Brett Lee. Simply devastating! Australia barely got out of second gear in the run chase cruising home with 38 balls to spare. Gold Coast coach John Cartwright has branded the refereeing 'disgraceful'

after his side came up agonisingly short in its qualifying final against the Broncos. Brisbane prevailed in a thriller at Skilled Park while the Bulldogs ended Newcastle's season. The Titans showed plenty of character to fight back from a 20-point second half deficit closing to within two points. Brisbane made the home side pay for some critical errors to sneak home. It was disgraceful.

Some decisions that went against us definitely cost us the game. They scored a lot of points of the back of things that went against us. The Bulldogs were unconvincing at ANZ Stadium but earned a crucial week off with a scrappy 14-point win. A moment of magic from marquee striker Robbie Fowler has secured North Queensland's breakthrough A-League win over Sydney FC. Fowler's fourth goal of the season got the Fury home 1-0 while Brisbane brushed aside Newcastle.

After a scoreless first half Fowler stunned the Sydney Football Stadium crowd with some pure genius. COMMENTATO: Ooh! What about that?! That is brilliant. Another A-League import sealed victory for the Roar in Newcastle. Scotsman Charlie Miller's second half strike rounded out an emphatic 3-0 victory. Reigning champions Manchester United have ended Tottenham's unbeaten start to the premier league season, crushing Spurs 3-1 at White Hart Lane. Meantime, United's cashed-up cross-town rivals Man City have claimed another high-profile scalp, thumping Arsenal 4-2. Ex-Gunner Emmanuel Adebayor struck a killer blow for City. And in the Scottish premier league this morning Socceroos striker Scott McDonald has rescued a point for Celtic finding the back of the net to earn a 1-all draw with Dundee United.

Aussie cyclist Matthew Goss has led home an Aussie 1-2 at the Paris-Brussels cycle classic this morning. Goss was too strong for Allan Davis prevailing in an uphill sprint finish. It's the fifth straight year an Aussie has won the race with Robbie McEwen winning the previous four.

You had a wonderful evening on Thursday? Yes, for the White Ribbon. Thank you for coming along. You

spoke beautifully. It was good. We

will talk it more as we get closer to White

to White Rib on Day. 29 in Cairns. A fine day ahead for Brisbane. Canberra can expect a fine, sunny day. A little rain and wind in Melbourne. Mainly fine in Adelaide. A shower or two in Perth. And in Alice Springs, a top of 35 but a late change is expected. After the break, happy birthday, Harry. The Party Prince turns 25, next.

Australia is in the grips of an intense, unseasonal heatwave this weekend. After another week of dry weather in Sydney,

temperatures soared to 29 yesterday and are likely to hit 31 today. Canberra is expecting a top of 24 - 8 above average. Over the past few days we've seen severe wind warnings for parts of Tasmania, Victoria and southern New South Wales as well as escalating fire dangers. Dick Whitaker is a senior meteorologist with The Weather Channel. Dick, good morning. What's the cause of these bizarre conditions?

We have seen a cold front over the last 48 hours approaching the eastern States. There are north-westerly rains which produced a lot of damage over Tasmania

a lot of damage over Tasmania and New South Wales and Victoria. It has driven hot temperatures

driven hot temperatures bringing hot

air down from South Australia. It

has produced a lot of wind and high

temperatures. When can we expect it

to ease? We had a front come through Melbourne and New South Wales tomorrow. Sydney's predicted maximum

is 31 degrees which is the second highest

highest after Darwin. We got some

relief over the next 24 to 48 hours.

Later on next week it looks like we

will get a burst of more northerly winds. There has been signs for an

early wet season in Darwin? Yes, on

the Tiwi islands we get a thunderstorms

thunderstorms called Hector, Hector

the con vektor. We had a few Hectors

already. Everything seems to move

forward. Thank you for talking to us. It's been one year since the start of the global financial crisis. In September 2008, US investment bank Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy.

What followed would cripple the world's economy. The Dow Jones suffered its biggest falls in history. And then, the R word - recession. But Australia managed to escape the full force of the economic tsunami. Michael Pascoe is from Fairfax Media's Business Day. He joins us now. Good morning. How did we come out so well? Absolutely amazingly. The miracle

economy is what they are calling

Australia. We are the only country

in the world not to have a

recession. It is remarkable. Was it because of the massive surplus? A couple of factors. China keeping its

up, cutting the interest rates, having strong, profitable banks that

made easy money and didn't have to

do stupid things to make money.

do stupid things to make money. The Reserve Bank putting up rates when

things were going well. When they

put up interest rates last year,

everyone whinged about it. Because they put

they put them up, they were able to

cut them and people spent again.

Some decent economic manage. It did

take a combination of factors to work. It came together nicely. You

can say we are the lucky country without any sense of irony. It has

without any sense of irony. It has been absolutely important.

been absolutely important. The Reserve Bank cutting down on the partying when things were going well, causing a build-up of pent-up

demand and slashing rates has

supported the economy. And some demand and slashing rates has

general faith in the economy, in general faith in the economy, in the

Government, in where we are going to

and haven't been spooked by bank

failures like others. Maybe we

didn't read the papers close enough,

maybe we didn't know it was going on. They may not have won on the field, but they won in our hearts. With the PM cheering them on, Kinglake's local footy club entered their Grand Final game with heads held high. It was a feat to even get there after the community was devastated by the Black Saturday bushfires. Here's reporter Nick Macallum.

Kinglake players and fans were shattered by the loss in the dying moments but the Kinglake spirit shone through. Hip, hip, hooray for the Kinglake Football Club! Yeah! But the effort, watched by the Prime Minister, was so brave according to club president Cam Caine. The whole community is just absolutely proud of them, the whole 21 guys that just played and they've done us all proud. Early in the day the Kinglake Army was on the march, Lakers supporters here to forget for just one day about tragedy. Go, Lakers! Club stalwart Laurie Andrew. This will bring joy, enormous joy, you know, win, lose or draw.

If you need tips, let me know. The Lakers' patron Kevin Rudd spoke to players in the rooms pre-game. The fact that you have taken your community and risen to these heights given where you've been earlier this year, is fantastic, it's genuinely inspirational stuff. For so many, the Lakers this season have been a much-needed distraction. (SINGS) # For we are young and free... # That the case for Ross Buchanan who sang the National Anthem. He lost two children on Black Saturday. Here we are today to celebrate history's greatest comeback. Children released 173 balloons representing those killed in the fires. The Lakers' theme throughout this season - We Can't Be Beaten. # We can't be beaten # What do we tell 'em, boys, we can't be beaten... # Virtually every player in the Kinglake team had a friend or family member who died on Black Saturday. They were playing for them. In the end, though, Olinda Ferny Creek was too strong, winning by two goals. These fans will now return to rebuilding their homes and their lives. But their footy team allowed them to dare to dream for one glorious day. Belief, belief, you know, that we can rise from what's happened, and take the good from the bad that's happened, but, yeah, belief, belief. That looked like a pretty good little outfit. The sporting world remains in furious debate this morning over claims a world champion athlete is a hermaphrodite. Leaked test results claim South African runner Caster Semenya has both male and female sexual characteristics. Reporter Robin Curnow is following the reaction in Johannesburg. For many South Africans the reports that their star athelete Caster Semenya could possibly be both a man and a woman was met with much confusion. Which is why some newspapers have had headlines like this - "What is a hermaphrodite or an intersexual person?" But beyond the initial confusion, many of the headline reflect the anger that South Africans feel. This one saying 'Shock', this one saying 'Outrage'. Basically South Africans are very angry. They feel that the international athletics body and the media has treated Semenya badly and she has been publicly humiliated. What about the right to privacy? Even if they had found out that she's not really a woman, or what they define a woman to be, they should have not leaked it to the media. It should have been an internal issue with her and her family and the South African athletics organisation. So you think she has been treated badly? I think she has been not only been treated badly she's been made to be less than human. It is important to remember that the international athletics body has not confirmed these leaked reports saying that Caster Semenya is a hermaphrodite. That said, they do confirm they have taken legal advice on whether or not they can strip Semenya of her gold medal. They say not because she has not cheated and her condition is medical, she was born with it. The final results of the gender tests taken on Semenya according to the athletics body will only be available in the next few weeks. Still, though, very many questions about whether Semenya will be banned or disqualified from competing internationally in women's events. This is what the Sports Minister here in South Africa had to say to any suggestions that she could be excluded from competing. I think it would be a World War III. We will go to the highest levels of contesting such a decision which we think would be a totally unfair and totally unjust decision. Wherever she is in South Africa, 'cause nobody has heard or seen from her, she can rest assured that the South African public is still very much behind her. As this newspaper says, she is still our golden girl. The tabloids call him the Party Prince but Harry is coming of age. Late nights on the social scene have been replaced by charity work and military school. And this Tuesday, the revitalised royal has cause for celebration. He turns 25. It's a lifestyle most envy. But for Prince Harry, it hasn't been easy. At 12, he lost his mother, Princess Diana. But like mum, Harry has dedicated his time to charity work overseas. Here out of everywhere in Africa, everyone is so happy, so happy to see help coming and, you know, what more could you ask for? Back in the UK, privacy is not an option. Harry's love life is a tabloid obsession. His turbulent romance with Chelsy Davy ended this year. But rumour has it he wants her back. Trouble has followed Harry for years. From a costume-party scandal to this racist outburst. But on the eve of his 25th birthday, it seems Harry has learned to behave. He's in training to be an army helicopter pilot. The guys out there will try to explain to loved ones and other people what it's like but unless you're actually out there with the boys, with the guys, but as I said whenever you're out there, you're all brothers no matter what nation you're from. It's just the most amazing feeling. And it does, it changes you. This week he'll collect a massive inheritance. Dickie Arbiter is the Queen's former press secretary. He joins us now. Good morning to you, Dickie. Harry's in line for a very big birthday present? He is in for a shedload He is in for a shedload of money.

His mother left him and William about $ about $12 million, $ about $12 million, $13 about $12 million, $13 million,

that's your dollars. I am converting

it. Over the years it has been

invested so he stands to inherit about $ about $80 million, $ about $80 million, $90 million. He

can't touch it until he is 30. He has another five years and William

has another three years. That sounds sensible. You don't need that

sensible. You don't need that much money when you are 25. Do we know

what he is planning to do for his

big day? Absolutely nothing. It is

business as usual. As you said in

your report, he is training to be a helicopter pilot. helicopter pilot. He is on the hard bit now. He is taking the exams for

that. So it is heads down and

that. So it is heads down and flying helicopters. As he is flying helicopters, he is not allowed to

touch alcohol. Business as usual and

normal working day but at some time

he will find time to meet with his

mates. He is very much quieter lad now. He is only 25. Does he need to be a much quieter lad? He has grown

up. Going to Afghanistan, he came of

age then. He is pursuing a very

serious career, not only in the army as a squadron leader but a helicopter pilot. That is a formidable task. He needs his wits

about him to do that. You can't be a

party animal and be a helicopter

pilot. He is taking his career first and then charities and partying. Quickly, where does his relationship

with Chelsy Davy stand? with Chelsy Davy stand?. I thought

you would ask that. When they split it was not ak row moan yus. They are both still very fond of each other. The big problem for Chelsy Davy was the paparazzi. Living the paparazzi. Living in a goldfish

bowl. She is able to get out of that

goldfish bowl and not hinder Harry

and his training. Let ace watch this

space. Let's hope they get together.

Let's hope so. But after the break - the news headlines. And held captive for 18 years - Jaycee Lee Dugard's family tell all.

Let's check the headlines with Sharyn. Good morning. Police are investigating whether speed is to blame for a head-on crash north-east of Adelaide that's killed a young driver. Two cars collided on the Copper Coast Highway near Kulpara. The driver of the white Commodore, displaying P-plates, was killed instantly. A man and woman inside the other car somehow survived and were cut free from the wreckage. They've been taken to Wallaroo hospital with injuries described as serious but not life threatening. A man has been bashed to death during a fight between two players celebrating East Geelong's victory in Victoria's district football league. The 37-year-old was already dead when police arrived last night. Detectives are questioning dozens of witnesses.

There was quite a few people present in the club rooms and the incident's taken place outside the club rooms. A 29-year-old Highton man has been arrested and is currently being questioned. Two men have been seriously injured in separate glassings during a string of violent assaults in Sydney's CBD. A man was knocked unconscious about 4am inside the Ibis Hotel and suffered a deep cut to his head.

The 25-year-old was rushed to St Vincent's Hospital where he's in a critical condition. His attacker fled. An hour earlier, a 22-year-old was found bleeding heavily among glass smashed on the ground in a George Street kebab shop. The attacks come amid calls for pubs and clubs to be forced to replace glass with plastic. An oil slick off the West Australian north coast is continuing to spread with authorities warning it will take another four weeks, at least, to plug the leak. A relief rig has arrived and will today start drilling a new well to fill the leak with mud. The company's defended towing the relief rig from Indonesia instead of taking up offers of rigs closer. We didn't go on cost, it was what was available at the time, the quickest and most suitable option. The company is refusing to apologise saying only it 'regrets' the spill and won't cover the cost of any damage if the oil reaches the mainland. NASA will spend $2 million transporting the space shuttle 'Discovery' across America after bad weather forced a cross-country detour. The shuttle, with seven crew on board, landed safely in sunny California yesterday. We wish we could've gone to Florida today, got to see our families down there but it just didn't work out with the weather. Their return marked the end of a 2-week 9 million kilometre mission to the International Space Station. And now with sport, here's Simon Reeve. Collingwood has hauled itself off the canvas to down hot favourites Adelaide in a gripping semifinal at the MCG. The Magpies trailed by 32 points in the second term but rallied to prevail by five.

Kurt Tippett goaled from 50 metres with little more than two minutes on the clock to take the Crows to the brink of victory. But Pies forward John Anthony had the final say with just 20 seconds left. COMMENTATOR: He's done it! The Magpies now take on Geelong in a preliminary final on Saturday. A searing spell of pace bowling from Brett Lee has set up a comfortable 7-wicket victory for Australia in the fourth one-dayer against England at Lord's. Lee claimed 5/49 off eight overs as the home side managed just 220 with the bat. The Aussies cruised to victory with more than six overs to spare with Michael Clarke finishing unbeaten on 62. Australia now has an unbeatable 4-0 lead in the 7-match series. The Bulldogs proved they can make a run at the NRL premiership without star playmaker Brett Kimmorley, ending Newcastle's season overnight. In last night's other qualifying final Brisbane scraped past the Gold Coast. The Knights made a positive start at ANZ Stadium, drawing first blood through Junior Sau. It was all downhill from there, though, as the Bulldogs ground out an unconvincing win. At Skilled Park, the Titans mounted a stirring revival, twice drawing to within two points Their comeback came up short but Newcastle's loss means they live to fight another day. Rain has caused more delays at the US Open but there was a long enough break in the weather this morning for Rafael Nadal to wrap up his quarterfinal against Fernando Gonzalez in straight sets. The frustrated Chilean capitulated in the final set include shaking hands at net allowing Nadal to cruise through 7-6, 7-6, 6-0 and set up a semi final clash with Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro.

On the Central Coast, there is say

fundraiser for Heart Kids. They take

on the cops and swim 200 metres. A couple of happy birthdays. Prince

Harry, baby John and a big friend of many people at Channel 7, Rob Turner. Happy birthday, Rob. Happy

birthday. I think he is older than 25. A high-pressure ridge will funnel hot and strong north-westerly winds through most of New South Wales and the Northern Territory. Meanwhile, a cold front will pass over the south-east corner triggering some patchy rain. Showers will ease through south-west WA. In the capitals, Brisbane fine and warm with a top of 26, climbing to 28 by Tuesday. Sydney, fine, sunny and hot although there's a chance of some brief showers tomorrow and Tuesday. Fine also in Canberra, reaching 24 degrees. Cooling to 19 tomorrow and remaining mostly sunny until Thursday

when a brief shower is expected. A windy day ahead with some rain in Melbourne. Morning showers tomorrow, then fine on Tuesday and Wednesday. Hobart can expect some patchy rain and thunder today, clearing tomorrow and fine weather for most of the week. Mostly fine in Adelaide. Fine and 17 tomorrow, warming to 22 on Tuesday with rain developing on Wednesday. A shower or two expected in Perth clearing to a mostly sunny day tomorrow but redeveloping showers on Tuesday. And in Darwin - fine, sunny and hot. Later this hour - our showbiz correspondent takes his niece to meet the King of Comedy. But after the break - nowhere to hide. Our pollies are on the chopping block.

It's the child kidnapping that shocked the world. 18 years ago, Jaycee Lee Dugard was snatched outside her home in California. Last month - after all hope seemed lost - she was found. In a 'Sunday Night' exclusive, Jaycee's stepfather opens up for the first time. And for 18 years until just a couple of weeks ago you'd never heard anything more of what happened to Jaycee? Not a word. Not a word. It's the ultimate nightmare of innocence meeting evil. Did you hear her scream? One time. When he first put the door open, cut her off, there was one scream. That was it. 11-year-old Jaycee Lee Dugard was snatched from outside her home in 1991. Registered sex offender Phillip Garrido and wife Nancy kept her captive for 18 years. Jaycee forced to have two children with Garrido, the first when she was just 14. Now aged 11 and 15, the daughters have never been to school or seen a doctor. They lived in a prison of tents and sheds. But last month, the unthinkable -

a police check in California brought Garrido's plan undone. And Jaycee was found. I cannot begin to imagine what that's been like for you. It's been hell. Now, in a 'Sunday Night' exclusive investigator Ross Coulthart meets Jaycee's stepfather, Carl Probyn. My wife called me up and she says, "Are you sitting down?" She says yes. She says they found Jaycee. And it seemed like about a minute before she's actually said "She's alive". And right then I just choked up and started crying.

He had been a suspect all that time.

Can you imagine the relief he felt, on many fronts. And you can watch that full interview on the season premiere of 'Sunday Night' tonight at 6:30pm right here on Seven.

Our politicians are expected to be good public speakers. After all, they're addressing the nation all the time. But Family First Senator Steve Fielding hasn't found it easy. He's frequently flubbing his words, mispronouncing and misspelling them. This week, it all came to a head. Here's the Riley Diary.

He doesn't always appear to be the full bottle... There is a message in this bottle. ..and the message is often scrambled... I'm stuck between two rocks and a hard place. ..of facing a double dissolution election. Double dissolutionment. And this week he seemed to be particularly muddled.

talking about Visa violators. Who have volitated their Visas? And on Tuesday, he had a shocker. Mate, my glasses are fogging up here I can hardly bloomin' see you. Talking about the economy... Physical and monetary policy. Physical and monetary policy. Physical policy? Fiscal...F-I-S-K-A-L. FIS....K-A-L.? CAL....F-I-S-C-A-L. CAL. He copped it on radio and in the Parliament. And I hear over my shoulder "How do you spell that?" What a cheap shot! And the Government turned his mangled mouth into a political attack. He couldn't spell the word 'fiscal'. But I can spell 'out of touch'. T-U-R-N-B-U-L-L.

Steve Fielding thought it was time to let us in on a painful secret. It's part of who I am,