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Wed 19 Jun 2019

Hearse driver pulled over for RBT on way to cemetery

premium_icon Hearse driver pulled over for RBT on way to cemetery

POLICE have clarified reports the driver of a hearse leading a funeral cortege towards a cemetery for burial was pulled over for a random breath test.

Man to be sentenced over sex with dogs, indecent assaults

premium_icon Man to be sentenced over sex with dogs, indecent assaults

HE has admitted to 96 offences including 19 instances of bestiality upon dogs at his Northern NSW home.

Widow’s bid to use sperm harvested from dead husband

premium_icon Widow’s bid to use sperm harvested from dead husband

A WIDOW has asked the Supreme Court for the green light to use her late husband’s sperm harvested just hours after he died unexpectedly at the age of 38.

Top cop's crushing tackle on heckler goes viral

premium_icon Top cop's crushing tackle on heckler goes viral

WATCH: One of the Coast's top cops is going viral on social media after crash tackling a heckler at a press conference today.

Border Force officer dies on ship in Torres Strait

premium_icon Border Force officer dies on ship in Torres Strait

An Australian Border Force officer has died aboard a patrol boat in the Torres Strait.

Calls to free 'imprisoned' live mascot from dealership

premium_icon Calls to free 'imprisoned' live mascot from dealership

'His cage is positioned in a car sales lot on the bitumen where he is subjected to loud noise, the weather and traffic fumes.'

CBD protester: ‘I don’t care what punishment I get’

premium_icon CBD protester: ‘I don’t care what punishment I get’

A “armchair revolutionary” who sent Brisbane’s CBD peak hour traffic into chaos yesterday, has told a court “nothing is going to stop me doing this again”.

Qld woman's alleged killer faces court

Qld woman's alleged killer faces court

A man has appeared in court accused of killing Queensland woman Shae Francis, who has not been seen since October last year.

Body of newborn found abandoned in backyard

Body of newborn found abandoned in backyard

Mystery surrounds the discovery of a dead newborn baby found in the backyard of a Newcastle home as gruesome new details emerge.

Couple’s gender reveal backfires horribly

Couple’s gender reveal backfires horribly

A couple organised a party to reveal the gender of their unborn baby to friends and family, but their colourful stunt didn’t exactly go to plan.

Servo attendant in terrifying pickaxe ordeal

premium_icon Servo attendant in terrifying pickaxe ordeal

A man disguised in a skull mask and armed with a pickaxe has smashed through a service station’s security door, terrifying the 21-year-old woman inside.

Shocking revenge after nine year affair

premium_icon Shocking revenge after nine year affair

A Gold Coast woman has taken shocking steps to get revenge on her former lover after he broke off their affair. The vengeance landed her in court.

Racist teen jailed for Harry slur

Racist teen jailed for Harry slur

A neo-Nazi teenager who called for Prince Harry to be shot after his marriage to Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, has been jailed on terrorism offences.

Euthanasia: Australians can now ask to die

Euthanasia: Australians can now ask to die

The country’s first assisted dying laws, expected to be used by 150 people a year, start today. Here’s how they work and what you should know.

Contagious infection identified at South Burnett school

Contagious infection identified at South Burnett school

PARENTS of students have been advised to watch their child for symptoms after a case of whooping cough was identified at a South Burnett school.

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