Police dogs sniff out $1.2m in crime this Christmas

MORE than $1.2 million was discovered this year under the Australian Federal Police's canine program.

In the lead up to the holiday season, authorities warned that police dogs, whose sense of smell is a million times more powerful than a human's, will be on patrol at airports these holidays.

They are trained to smell drugs, cash, firearms and explosives.

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Princess Charlotte sticks out her tongue as she rides in a car to the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Picture: AP

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Natalie Wood at the Academy Awards in 1979. Picture: AP

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Recycled Barbie dolls dressed for new lives

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Recycling with a difference, Barbie and Ken find new lives.