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Fri 28 Feb 2020

Clive Palmer facing possible jail over fraud allegation

premium_icon Clive Palmer facing possible jail over fraud allegation

Billionaire Queensland mining magnate Clive Palmer has been hit with fraud charges by corporate watchdog ASIC.

Queensland police put rape case on hold for 10 years

premium_icon Queensland police put rape case on hold for 10 years

Queensland police sat on a rape case for 10 years while the alleged rapist drove children around in a PCYC bus.

Two months of free hols for 45,000 Qld workers

premium_icon Two months of free hols for 45,000 Qld workers

Close to 45,000 Qldworkers are about to get access to two months of long-service leave for the first time under a new scheme being introduced by Qld gov

Please don't drop your pets onto cameras for likes

premium_icon Please don't drop your pets onto cameras for likes

Animal welfare advocates say a social media trend of dropping an animal from a height to film it falling on to a camera could be committing a cruelty offence.

Land, air and water search for missing woman

Land, air and water search for missing woman

UPDATE: Police have released a photo of missing woman Barbara Marincic as they continue searching for any sign of her north of Mackay.

Qld flood class action win to be appealed

Qld flood class action win to be appealed

A second Queensland water provider is appealing the NSW Supreme Court finding last year that nearly 7000 flood victims were failed by dam engineers in 2011.

Grandma killer appeals sentence

premium_icon Grandma killer appeals sentence

A dangerous driver who hit and killed a grandmother just hours after being released on parole has appealed his sentence.

Alleged bikie gang trio charged after nightclub fight

Alleged bikie gang trio charged after nightclub fight

Three men, believed to have links with bikie gang Comancheros, have been charged after a man was hospitalised after a fight outside a nightclub early on Sunday.

Tears flow after dad’s ‘inevitable, heartbreaking’ death

premium_icon Tears flow after dad’s ‘inevitable, heartbreaking’ death

His death may have been inevitable, but it hasn’t eased the heartbreak felt by Sunshine Coast dad and former NRL star Adam Maher’s friends and family.

How Agro missed out on $17 million

How Agro missed out on $17 million

The man who voices Agro has revealed he was in line for a massive payday when a lucrative deal fell through at the last second.

Hysterical scenes in principal v parents defamation battle

premium_icon Hysterical scenes in principal v parents defamation battle

There has been hysterical scenes after a bitter defamation battle between a high school principal and the parents of several students took a bombshell turn.

‘Carnage’: Woman dies after cars ploughs into cafe

‘Carnage’: Woman dies after cars ploughs into cafe

A woman struck by a car while having coffee with friends outside a Sydney cafe, leaving an “absolutely frantic” and “chaotic” scene, has died in hospital.

Unidentified skeletal remains found in floodwaters

premium_icon Unidentified skeletal remains found in floodwaters

POLICE are investigating after unidentified skeletal remains were uncovered in floodwaters.

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No clues from doomed tanker’s cockpit audio

premium_icon No clues from doomed tanker’s cockpit audio

The voice recorder in the air tanker which crashed killing three US fire fighters last month had not been switched since it left America two months before.

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