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Tue 17 Jul 2018

Shock stats show true extent of violence

Shock stats show true extent of violence

Too many Australians are dying needlessly. And a breakdown of violence shows just who is being killed.

Charity boss took Africa trip after $5.2m loss

premium_icon Charity boss took Africa trip after $5.2m loss

FSG’s chief took three staff on Africa trip just three months after the charity recorded a $5.2m loss of taxpayer money.

Dramatic river rescue: Ballina man pulls boy from water

premium_icon Dramatic river rescue: Ballina man pulls boy from water

"I couldn't find him... it felt like forever... another couple of seconds and you wouldn't have found him".

'Treason summit': US fury at Trump's 'shameful' display

'Treason summit': US fury at Trump's 'shameful' display

Vladmir Putin issued a denial of US election meddling in a news conference with Donald Trump, asking why anyone would think the leaders trusted each other.

Neighbour heard 'I'm burning the house down'

premium_icon Neighbour heard 'I'm burning the house down'

Unemployed man lit fire after wife told him marriage was over, lease on house was up

1400 mining jobs up for grabs in Queensland

premium_icon 1400 mining jobs up for grabs in Queensland

The Queensland mining sector is experiencing a jobs bonanza as confidence returns and strong coal prices create boom-like conditions. Here’s where to find jobs.

Can you hear it? High-pitch buzz driving shoppers cuckoo

premium_icon Can you hear it? High-pitch buzz driving shoppers cuckoo

HAVE you heard a strange noise at this shopping centre?

Revolting moment woman does poo in supermarket

Revolting moment woman does poo in supermarket

A POOING pensioner was caught on CCTV sauntering down the store’s aisle before relieving herself in front of children.

'You're 27 and not a baby': Double trouble for driver

premium_icon 'You're 27 and not a baby': Double trouble for driver

A LEARNER driver caught by Springfield police when she was out driving alone without supervision was also a disqualified driver.

EXCLUSIVE: Poll reveals if Ipswich would vote in councillors

premium_icon EXCLUSIVE: Poll reveals if Ipswich would vote in councillors

The poll, commissioned by the QT, surveyed 842 residents on Thursday.

Sliding doors drama for 1500 passengers

premium_icon Sliding doors drama for 1500 passengers

A female passenger who sparked an evacuation of Cairns Airport could still face charges.

Parents need background check to snap kids at footy

premium_icon Parents need background check to snap kids at footy

Parents are being told if they want to take pictures of their kids playing junior sport they need to spend up to $80 to register for a “media pass”.

Coast suburbs where your home makes more money than you

premium_icon Coast suburbs where your home makes more money than you

IT WAS once considered the playground for the rich and famous, now it's the Sunshine Coast suburb making the rich, even richer.

‘What do you mean?’ Waleed Aly rips into Farage

‘What do you mean?’ Waleed Aly rips into Farage

BRITAIN’S Nigel Farage isn’t one to shy away from debate, but the former UKIP leader has been left stumped after going head to head with Waleed Aly.

Lessons that help top sportsmen become the best

premium_icon Lessons that help top sportsmen become the best

Elite competitive sportsmen like Scott McLaughlin soak up every race high and low in their quest to be the best.

Accused teen’s bizarre rant after mum, kids killed

Accused teen’s bizarre rant after mum, kids killed

THE Perth teen accused of a triple murder that claimed the lives of a mother and her two kids erupted into a bizarre rant in court.

I found dead partner's torso in house, woman told cops

premium_icon I found dead partner's torso in house, woman told cops

His horrifically dismembered body was found in a fire. But the woman accused of murder says he's the one who attacked her

Fatal driver allegedly stoned and dangerous

premium_icon Fatal driver allegedly stoned and dangerous

A GYMPIE man has been remanded again on charges arising from the Mary Valley Highway crash which claimed the life of cafe manager Karen Zahner.

Griffith mum Nicole Wetzler’s death a mystery

premium_icon Griffith mum Nicole Wetzler’s death a mystery

Police are trying to unravel the mystery of a young woman found dead in a shed in rural NSW on Sunday. They are investigating whether it was murder.

Lisa Wilkinson’s surprise return to Nine

Lisa Wilkinson’s surprise return to Nine

AFTER her dramatic exit from Nine last year, we never would have expected to see Lisa Wilkinson appear on the network’s biggest show.

Driving dosed up on prescription drugs to become illegal

premium_icon Driving dosed up on prescription drugs to become illegal

The drug driving definition will be broadened in a crackdown on motorists behind the wheel dosed up on prescription pills like codeine or cold and flu tablets.

It's time for NSW to decriminalise abortion

It's time for NSW to decriminalise abortion

Mid North Coast MP says NSW lags behind the times and the rest of Australia.

Respect first in abortion debate

premium_icon Respect first in abortion debate

THE key to navigating abortion reform debate is respect from all sides. It's an intensely personal issue, and it’s to be hoped all MPs have a conscience vote.

LNP candidate wrongly claimed military medal

premium_icon LNP candidate wrongly claimed military medal

The LNP candidate for the Longman by-election has admitted he might of “screwed up” by wrongly claiming he received a prestigious military medal.

Catholic schools pray for new funding model

premium_icon Catholic schools pray for new funding model

Catholic schools face closure unless the school funding model is changed, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will be told this week.

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