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Sun 19 Jan 2020

‘Bushy’s’ friend denied $1m will fortune

premium_icon ‘Bushy’s’ friend denied $1m will fortune

A judge has ruled out an old “bushy’s’’ will, leaving his friend with a third of the $1.5 million he said she should get from his multimillion-dollar estate.

Secret behind Adele’s 44kg weight loss

Secret behind Adele’s 44kg weight loss

A personal trainer to the stars has revealed how she helped Adele overcome her longstanding hatred of exercise.

‘Don’t snitch’: Mum uncovers school fights Instagram

premium_icon ‘Don’t snitch’: Mum uncovers school fights Instagram

“(There were) some disturbing videos of kids in school uniform, in school hours having fights and being abused.”

Broncos boss: It’s time for a second Brisbane team

premium_icon Broncos boss: It’s time for a second Brisbane team

The Broncos have long been opposed to a second NRL team in Brisbane, but outgoing CEO Paul White has revealed the club is now ready for the challenge. Read White’s...

REVEALED: Why Yellow Wiggle went into cardiac arrest

premium_icon REVEALED: Why Yellow Wiggle went into cardiac arrest

Original Wiggles member Greg Page suffered a blockage in one of the major blood vessels in his heart, causing him to collapse and go into cardiac arrest.

Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

premium_icon Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

The tyre fitter was found trapped underneath a wheel assembly

UNSOLVED: What happened to ‘the other Allison’?

premium_icon UNSOLVED: What happened to ‘the other Allison’?

Allison Baden-Clay’s sister has issued a heartfelt plea for an inquest into what happened to the “other Allison” – an indigenous woman missing from FNQ.

Big myth behind Blockbuster death

Big myth behind Blockbuster death

According to legend, the video rental empire crumbled thanks to one overdue copy of Apollo 13. There’s just one problem with the story.

Harry and Meghan to abandon royal titles

Harry and Meghan to abandon royal titles

The royal family has issued details of what Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s split from the royal family will look like.

Wipeout: First glimpse at true impact of NSW bushfires

premium_icon Wipeout: First glimpse at true impact of NSW bushfires

Satellite images of the areas of NSW annihilated by a bush inferno confirm our worst fears. The maps show more than five million hectares of the state razed.

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Barty ends nine-year Aussie drought

Barty ends nine-year Aussie drought

Ash Barty is the World No. 1 regardless of what happens in Melbourne but the superstar has finally broken through on home soil.

World No.13 threatens to pull out of Open over smoke haze

World No.13 threatens to pull out of Open over smoke haze

Concerned about his health, world No.13 Denis Shapovalov says he will refuse to play at the Australian Open if forced to compete in poor air

TAKING YOUR SPACE: There's only one way to solve it

TAKING YOUR SPACE: There's only one way to solve it

IT’S UNACCEPTABLE for non-truck vehicles to use truck rest areas in any circumstance.

Backyard explosion sets couple alight

Backyard explosion sets couple alight

Two people are suffering serious burns after a shipping container exploded in Oak Flats on Friday night. Investigations are ongoing.

Kyrgios: ‘Sorry for whatever I've done to you, Alexander’

premium_icon Kyrgios: ‘Sorry for whatever I've done to you, Alexander’

Aussie firebrand Nick Kyrgios has responded to the stinging criticism aimed at him by German underachiever Alexander Zverev in typical nonchalant fashion

‘Very dangerous’ thunderstorm wreaks havoc

‘Very dangerous’ thunderstorm wreaks havoc

Roads have been closed and theme parks are flooded after a “one-in-100-year” thunderstorm caused havoc in southeast Queensland.

‘I make $15K a week as a high-class male escort’

premium_icon ‘I make $15K a week as a high-class male escort’

When Jake started in the game it was just a way to make some easy money to put himself through university.

Whincup coy on driving future

premium_icon Whincup coy on driving future

Seven-time Supercars champion Jamie Whincup is backing Holden to strike back in this year’s Supercars’ title fight, but is the clock ticking on his own time?

John Aloisi on open heart surgery: biggest game of his life

premium_icon John Aloisi on open heart surgery: biggest game of his life

Ahead of open heart surgery, ex-Socceroo John Aloisi drew on the ice-cool technique he used to score the penalty that sealed a breakthrough World Cup appearance

England rookie scores ‘incredible’ 14-year first

England rookie scores ‘incredible’ 14-year first

After being touted as a future cricket star for years, England's Ollie Pope has finally shown his untapped potential against South Africa

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