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Wed 28 Nov 2018

Fears for 50: People will burn to death if they don't go

Fears for 50: People will burn to death if they don't go

AUTHORITIES fear people will burn to death if they don't move now as a fire the likes never seen before in Queensland rages through the Deepwater National Park.

Fri 23 Nov 2018

Elderly man charged with attempted murder

Elderly man charged with attempted murder

Neighbourhood dispute in retirement village lands elderly man in police custody and two neighbours needing medical treatment.

Tue 20 Nov 2018

Controversial cartoonist Larry Pickering dead at 76

Controversial cartoonist Larry Pickering dead at 76

CONTROVERSIAL Gold Coast-based cartoonist Larry Pickering has died, aged 76, following a long illness.

Mon 19 Nov 2018

MP calls for royal commission into supermarkets

MP calls for royal commission into supermarkets

Page MP will use his crossbench position to call for a royal commission into the power of Australia's major supermarkets and petrol retailers.

Sat 17 Nov 2018

Darts farts: ‘It was eggs, rotten eggs’

Darts farts: ‘It was eggs, rotten eggs’

A professional darts competition turned foul as two rivals colourfully accused each other of letting rip in an attempt to put off their opponent.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

A ruff time: How to keep your dog calm during storms

A ruff time: How to keep your dog calm during storms

STORM season can be terrifying for dogs, with some so anxious that they go wild, destroying furniture or escaping from the yard but there are strategies.

13 of the best weather photos you will see

13 of the best weather photos you will see

From Antarctica to the Top End and lightning to icicles, climate extremes and everything in between are on display in the Australian Weather Calendar for 2019.

Fri 9 Nov 2018

Dutch man, 69, starts battle to legally reverse his age

Dutch man, 69, starts battle to legally reverse his age

A 69-YEAR-OLD 'positivity guru' has started a court battle to legally reverse his age by 20 years - and it's all because of Tinder!

Don Burke sued for defamation by sexual harassment accuser

Don Burke sued for defamation by sexual harassment accuser

FORMER entertainer Don Burke is being sued for defamation by a woman who accused the celebrity gardener of sexually harassment last year.

Thu 8 Nov 2018

WATCH: Baseball-sized hail pounds the Mid North Coast

WATCH: Baseball-sized hail pounds the Mid North Coast

RESIDENTS are assessing the damage from a barrage of baseball-sized hailstones powered by an intense storm that swept through the Mid North Coast of NSW.

Tue 6 Nov 2018

Elderly man bitten by snake, hospitalised

Elderly man bitten by snake, hospitalised

AN ELDERLY man has been hospitalised after he was bitten by a snake.

'HORRIFIC': Whitsundays shark attack victim dies in hospital

'HORRIFIC': Whitsundays shark attack victim dies in hospital

Police have confirmed a man, 33, died from “absolutely horrific” injuries in a shark attack at Cid Harbour in the Whitsundays.

Sun 4 Nov 2018

Exquisite island off north Queensland more than O-cay

Exquisite island off north Queensland more than O-cay

Unbelievable beauty awaits those who make the trek to Sudbury Cay, two hours out of Cairns.

Wed 31 Oct 2018

HEATWAVE: Temperatures to soar over coming days

HEATWAVE: Temperatures to soar over coming days

PREPARE the sunscreen and blow up pools – it’s about to get hot. Here's the forecast from Mackay to Ballina.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Abortion legalised in Queensland

Abortion legalised in Queensland

A CENTURY-OLD law that criminalised pregnancy termination in Queensland has been overturned, making abortion legal across the state.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Baby steps as zoo welcomes newest arrival

Baby steps as zoo welcomes newest arrival

Finding a cute animal to gaze at is no tall order at Australia Zoo, but you may have to crane your neck to take in their latest addition

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Palace confirms Meghan Markle is pregnant

Palace confirms Meghan Markle is pregnant

KENSINGTON Palace have announced Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expecting a baby in 2019.

'Amazing' $200,000 lotto win for Casino pensioner

'Amazing' $200,000 lotto win for Casino pensioner

"THE (newsagent) owner was saying he had sold a first prize winning ticket and I screamed, 'that's me' and he just looked at me and said 'bullsh--'."

Chilling smile before elevator attack on elderly man

Chilling smile before elevator attack on elderly man

THIS is the man wanted by police over an unprovoked and brutal attack on an elderly man in a lift.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Wettest October in 15 years for Qld town

Wettest October in 15 years for Qld town

DALBY has recorded its wettest October in 15 years as the rainy weather continues with another 45mm expected for some areas of the southeast.

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