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Tue 22 May 2018

Sinister find in McDonald’s drink

Sinister find in McDonald’s drink

A MAN claims he was hospitalised after a McDonald’s employee tried to “murder” him by putting a laundry bleach pod in his soda.

Live export boss to be sentenced over sheep slaughter

Live export boss to be sentenced over sheep slaughter

A FORMER live export industry boss is set to be sentenced in a Perth court.

Pregnant passenger ‘punched in stomach’

Pregnant passenger ‘punched in stomach’

POLICE are investigating allegations a deaf pregnant woman and her service dog were both punched on a plane.

Mon 21 May 2018

Local bikie club president refused bail after raids

premium_icon Local bikie club president refused bail after raids

A high-ranking member of the Nomads' Coffs Harbour chapter has fronted court today.

League star’s sister charged with manslaughter

League star’s sister charged with manslaughter

THE sister of Manly rugby league star Dylan Walker has been charged with manslaughter after the death of her boyfriend, 51.

Weapons and drugs seized during firearms operation

Weapons and drugs seized during firearms operation

Three people charged over Outlaw Motorcycle Gang raids on Coffs Coast.

Police charge alleged ‘poo jogger’

Police charge alleged ‘poo jogger’

Police have charged a 64-year-old Brisbane man suspected of being the alleged “poo jogger” caught defecating on a path at a private apartment block.

Police seek second man over kidnapping

Police seek second man over kidnapping

POLICE are hoping to speak to a man they believe could give them information about a Gold Coast boy’s kidnapping.

Accused genital mutilation parents in court

Accused genital mutilation parents in court

THE parents accused of sending their nine and 12-year-old girls to Africa for genital mutilation have faced criminal court.

Escapee gets bail as court told of looming legal logjam

premium_icon Escapee gets bail as court told of looming legal logjam

Infamous inmate says he wants jurors to decide, as serious assault charges surface

Helpline assists Centrelink scam victims

Helpline assists Centrelink scam victims

Callers impersonating Centrelink staff are causing mayhem and now the Department of Human Services has created a helpline to assist victims

Doomsday sex cult leader to sell 'sacred' farm

Doomsday sex cult leader to sell 'sacred' farm

THE convicted leader of an Australian sex cult has put the “sacred” property where he committed his atrocities on the market.

POLICE FOOTAGE: This is why we give way

premium_icon POLICE FOOTAGE: This is why we give way

A police officer captured the moment two cars almost collided on a 100km stretch of road in Hervey Bay

Flight attendant's shock allegation at first officer

Flight attendant's shock allegation at first officer

IT WAS traumatic enough when Ashley told her airline she’d been attacked by a colleague. But the airline’s response was “devastating”.

GUN AMNESTY: Lay down your weapons

GUN AMNESTY: Lay down your weapons

Soon you'll be able to hand in your unregistered firearms with latest amnesty

WATCH: Driver defends driving into group of runners

WATCH: Driver defends driving into group of runners

THIS is the astonishing moment a woman drove her car directly into the path of half marathon runners as she chose to ignore a clearly marked road closure.

Man charged with murder after woman's body found by police

Man charged with murder after woman's body found by police

A MAN has been charged with the murder of a woman on the Coffs Coast.

HOTTED UP: Take a look at our new police highway patrol cars

HOTTED UP: Take a look at our new police highway patrol cars

IF YOU'VE ever wanted a close look at a shiny new BMW or Chrysler machine, you'll soon be seeing a lot more of them on our roads.

Sat 19 May 2018

Texas school shooter: "Born to kill"

Texas school shooter: "Born to kill"

SHOCKED students have described the terror of the moment when their classmate opened fire on them in a Texas high school.

‘Kidnapped, bashed almost raped’

‘Kidnapped, bashed almost raped’

JENNIFER was excited to go on holiday in Mexico with her new fiance. Little did she know the horror that awaited.

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