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Sat 22 Sep 2018

Strawberry farm owner a convicted drug trafficker

Strawberry farm owner a convicted drug trafficker

A CONVICTED drug trafficker is the owner of a fruit business making headlines for its involvement in the strawberry contamination scandal, Fairfax is reporting.

Why Aldi doesn’t sell chooks

Why Aldi doesn’t sell chooks

COLES and Woolies sell 90 million roast chooks every year. Aldi’s boss has revealed why the discount supermarket won’t do it.

Trump goes off-leash as he abuses alleged sex assault victim

Trump goes off-leash as he abuses alleged sex assault victim

DONALD Trump has publicly questioned the authenticity of the sex abuse claims against his pick for the Supreme Court.

Heated argument over mattress ends in shooting

Heated argument over mattress ends in shooting

GRAPHIC: A DISTURBING video shows the chilling moment two men allegedly shot and killed a neighbour after an argument over a mattress.

Melbourne’s population growth smashes Sydney's

Melbourne’s population growth smashes Sydney's

ONE incredible comparison puts Melbourne’s unrelenting population growth into perspective. New statistics back it up.

From $20k debt to $20m empire

From $20k debt to $20m empire

IN 2009, Aaron Smith was broke, out of work and living with his parents. Today, just a handful of years later, he’s worth millions.

Seebohm head over heels for new boy

Seebohm head over heels for new boy

MEET the new “man” in Emily Seebohm’s life - he’s chilled, a big cuddler, has gorgeous green eyes and is definitely not a swimmer.

Three-quarters of Aussies want more diversity in advertising

Three-quarters of Aussies want more diversity in advertising

A MAJOR media player has joined the community's fight against the lack of diversity in advertising - and here's how you can benefit.

Free Streaming: 30,000 reasons to join your library

Free Streaming: 30,000 reasons to join your library

IF YOU'RE a uni student, keen on movies, or a regular stream-binger, here are 30,000 new reasons to join your local library.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Dad killed son over burnt meal

Dad killed son over burnt meal

AN argument over a burnt omelette led to a father fatally shooting his son twice in the chest at their family home.

Julie Bishop’s explosive interview

Julie Bishop’s explosive interview

SOME of the “suits” in parliament are “no better than children” and Australia is the laughing stock of the world, Julie Bishop says in a damning interview.

12-year-old shark attack victim identified, still critical

12-year-old shark attack victim identified, still critical

“We would like to thank everyone who has helped and cared for Hannah, including the police, emergency services and the hospital teams."

Dad arrested over allegedly false fruit claim

Dad arrested over allegedly false fruit claim

AN ADELAIDE father who said his young daughter ate a strawberry with a needle in it has been charged.

Motorbike rider dies after horrific three-vehicle crash

Motorbike rider dies after horrific three-vehicle crash

A MAN in his 50s has died after a crash on Bangalow Rd this afternoon, which involved a motorbike, a tip truck and a station wagon.

Operator encourages tourists to visit after shark attacks

Operator encourages tourists to visit after shark attacks

ONE local tourism operator is hoping two shark attacks in two days will not deter tourists from coming to the Whitsundays.

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