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Mon 9 Dec 2019

Wrong number costs $370k inheritance

Wrong number costs $370k inheritance

Peter Teich inherited a small fortune recently – but one tiny mistake meant the money ended up being paid out to a complete stranger.

34yo named as world’s youngest leader

34yo named as world’s youngest leader

At just 34, Sanna Marin will soon become Finland’s youngest ever Prime Minister, and it’s believed she may be the world’s youngest too.

‘Frustrating’ twist in dance studio child rape case

‘Frustrating’ twist in dance studio child rape case

A predator who launched a sick sex attack on a schoolgirl in a dance studio was supposed to be sentenced today, but the judge dropped a bombshell.

Researcher granted $1.2m to help ‘invisible’ illness

premium_icon Researcher granted $1.2m to help ‘invisible’ illness

A Coast researcher has been granted $1.2 million to help find the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome and diagnose it faster.

Ex-police minister's dad charged over fatal hit-run

premium_icon Ex-police minister's dad charged over fatal hit-run

Ex-police minister Troy Grant said his devastated father “has offered to trade his own life to bring back” the man he is accused of killing.

WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

premium_icon WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

Former CEO of Ipswich City Council Carl Wulff has spoken about the devastating impacts his actions have had on his family, finances and career

Forgotten Aussie star’s left-field fix for injury hell

premium_icon Forgotten Aussie star’s left-field fix for injury hell

Kurtis Patterson has already had his Test hopes dashed this summer because of a troublesome quad injury – and he’s taking radical steps to overcome that.

The value-packed ute with a point of difference

The value-packed ute with a point of difference

The family takes Mitsubishi’s Triton GLX+ on a road trip.

Glaring cracks appear as City crumble

Glaring cracks appear as City crumble

The Premier League title is looking out of Manchester City’s reach as the Red Devils exposed their crosstown rivals’ biggest weakness.

Rapper eerily predicts his own death

Rapper eerily predicts his own death

An unearthed tweet, dark song lyrics and even a bizarre viral video have grim new meanings after rapper Juice Wrld’s death.

Plibersek ‘no comment’ on rape claims by Hawke’s daughter

premium_icon Plibersek ‘no comment’ on rape claims by Hawke’s daughter

Tanya Plibersek has refused to criticise Bob Hawke after the Labor legend’s daughter claimed he urged her not to tell police she was raped by one of his union mates.

Jetstar’s unusual new $309 flight

Jetstar’s unusual new $309 flight

It’s the country that’s been dubbed the ‘new Japan’, and flying there direct from Australia just became a whole lot cheaper.

Temperatures to soar across Melbourne and Sydney

Temperatures to soar across Melbourne and Sydney

A heat spike will force temperatures to soar across much of the country over the next couple of days, increasing the risk of bushfires and pumping up the smoke haze.

Bachelorette Angie Kent opens up about split rumours

premium_icon Bachelorette Angie Kent opens up about split rumours

Bachelorette Angie Kent has hit out at claims that her chosen winner dumped her to reunite with his ex-wife Taran Higgins.

Impatience can lead to the naughty list

Impatience can lead to the naughty list

Insurance figures have revealed a notable increase in incidents at shopping centre car parks around this time.

Superstar Mooney lauds Brisbane Heat captain Kirby

premium_icon Superstar Mooney lauds Brisbane Heat captain Kirby

Brisbane Heat superstar Beth Mooney has heaped praise on “unflappable’’ captain Kirby Short for her role in leading the Heat to back to back WBBL titles.

IN COURT: The individuals facing the magistrate today

premium_icon IN COURT: The individuals facing the magistrate today

A list of individuals appearing in Local Court on criminal charges at Coffs Harbour today, December 9.

12yo girl charged over stabbing

12yo girl charged over stabbing

A 12-year-old girl has been charged after two people were allegedly slashed with a knife in a busy Cairns store on the weekend.

‘Horrible’ diagnosis sparks $10m empire

‘Horrible’ diagnosis sparks $10m empire

Caleb Marshall was in his prime when he was struck down by a terrible illness at 20. But his solution inspired a multi-million dollar idea.

Devastating number of koalas dead in fires

Devastating number of koalas dead in fires

As out-of-control bushfires ravage significant koala habitat in NSW, there are fears as many as 2000 of the cuddly marsupials may have perished.

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