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Sat 16 Nov 2019

‘Disaster’: Mass fan exodus as Janet Jackson disappoints

premium_icon ‘Disaster’: Mass fan exodus as Janet Jackson disappoints

Concertgoers have walked out just two songs into Janet Jackson’s headlining set at last night’s RNB Fridays saying her performance was a ‘disaster’.

SAVE THE WEED: Man charged for starting fire to protect crop

premium_icon SAVE THE WEED: Man charged for starting fire to protect crop

Police will allege in court the man lit a bushfire, which is still currently burning, as an attempt to back burn for the protection of a cannabis crop.

'We could not have stopped that fire with 100 trucks'

premium_icon 'We could not have stopped that fire with 100 trucks'

No amount of resources could have stopped the fire that ripped through the village says local RFS captain.

New Schoolies drug cocktail that can kill

premium_icon New Schoolies drug cocktail that can kill

Teens going to Schoolies are being lured on Facebook into buying tiny cheap canisters of nitrous oxide, before mixing them with illicit party drugs.

Qantas’ radical plan for economy flyers

Qantas’ radical plan for economy flyers

Aussie travellers could soon be getting direct flights to London and New York – and if it happens, get ready for some big changes to economy.

Teen victim saved by heroic teacher

Teen victim saved by heroic teacher

One of the five students shot at a California high school was saved by a choir teacher after she stumbled into a classroom bleeding from a gunshot wound.

How Steve Smith’s public battle saved two teenagers’ lives

premium_icon How Steve Smith’s public battle saved two teenagers’ lives

When Steve Smith began touring schools to talk about the private hell he suffered in the wake of Sandpapergate, he never believed the impact he would have.

‘Absolute rubbish’: Code War ends in farce

‘Absolute rubbish’: Code War ends in farce

Australia has reacted to the anticlimactic end to one of the most anticipated fights in recent memory, which left no one happy with the result.

Fri 15 Nov 2019

Footy club treasurer sentenced over $17k theft

premium_icon Footy club treasurer sentenced over $17k theft

A Hervey Bay mother has avoided serving time behind bars after stealing $17,000 from a local sporting club.

Photo of koala fleeing fire looks like watercolour painting

premium_icon Photo of koala fleeing fire looks like watercolour painting

'The koala was about six metres up the tree and there was a fire at the base of the tree'

The worst baby names of 2019

The worst baby names of 2019

Here are the worst names for boys and girls that parents tried to put on birth certificates in 2019 according to Parents.com.

Flipped and ripped: Armed police tear fugitives from car

premium_icon Flipped and ripped: Armed police tear fugitives from car

IN PHOTOS: Dramatic scenes have unfolded on the Bruce Highway when armed police took down alleged car thieves after a wild chase.

Aussie neighbours feud over 'monstrosity' in yard

Aussie neighbours feud over 'monstrosity' in yard

Aussie man Branko Soda returned from a holiday to find a “monstrosity” had popped up within touching distance of his verandah.

Extraordinary new intel on MH17 disaster

premium_icon Extraordinary new intel on MH17 disaster

Dutch and Australian investigators have released intercepted wiretap recordings that connect Russia to the downing of flight MH17.

Golf buddies introduced businessman to ice, court hears

premium_icon Golf buddies introduced businessman to ice, court hears

A businessman busted with ice and marijuana was introduced to the drugs by his golf buddies, a court has heard.

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