Australia’s 2 million casual workers will be given a major legal option against bosses who refuse to give them full or part-time work without a good reason.
SADLY, it's finally happening - the last Blockbuster video store in Toowoomba, and the east coast of Australia, is shutting its doors.
An 82-year-old man was issued with an eviction notice last month following a dispute over meals at the retirement village where he lives.
It looks like the interior of any Australian train. But an error with $4.4b worth of new carriages has led to a bill of hundreds of millions of dollars.
A Brisbane CBD eatery, one of nine outlets in a health-focused chain, has closed its doors for the final time as venues in Melbourne and Sydney go the same way.
Queensland MP George Christensen dressing up in a leotard and impersonating Beyonce has convinced the Deputy Prime Minister to “put a ring on it”.
Brisbane Bandits pitcher Loek van Mil is in a Canberra hospital in a critical but stable condition with head injuries after an accident on Saturday.
THE life of an Airbnb guest was jeopardised when his Ipswich landlady lit two fires inside her home.
Construction workers at the Jewel development will get back to business today but it will be short-lived for some, with pre-Christmas job cuts on the cards.
QUEENSLAND parents Stephanie and Jamie faced 25 years in prison for administering cannabis oil to their severely autistic son, without a prescription.
A CORONER'S inquest in Toowoomba is looking into the circumstances surrounding the death of a man shot by police near Warwick.
From fruit mince pies to pudds, pannetone to pork bites, we road test all the Christmas treats to see what’s worth buying and what isn’t.
Child deaths have dropped to a 14-year low in Queensland. But it’s bad news for indigenous and foster children.
Why his 'severe' jail sentence was not severe enough to be thrown out
A multi-millionaire Queensland cattle baron’s beef with Coles laid bare in extraordinary detail after he dropped a lawsuit against the supermarket behemoth.
The Prime Minister has asked Annastacia Palaszczuk to decide how big she wants Queensland’s population to be and what regions can take more migrants.
'Average output of a worker in Northern Australia is $380,000, compared to $180,000 in the rest of Australia. The north is where economic opportunity exists.'
WHILE works have been progressing at the Costco Bundamba site, new employees are still waiting to start work.
A group of Toyah Cordingley supporters have been cautioned against vigilante-style threats as police investigate a male Indian nurse as a person of interest.
A FAMILY dispute culminated in a man being stabbed in the neck with a ball-point pen on a busy Townsville road, a court has heard.