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Thu 12 Dec 2019

Baby names that never appear on lists

Baby names that never appear on lists

From most popular to most outrageous, there’s a list for every type of baby name. Except for these 20 gems that escape both mockery and glory.

Tragic twist in little Madelyn’s horror crash death

premium_icon Tragic twist in little Madelyn’s horror crash death

The name of a girl killed in a crash near Gladstone has been released as cops reveal a tragic twist in the horrific incident that shattered a Targinnie family.

Prince Andrew ‘sex slave’ says FBI confirms death threat

premium_icon Prince Andrew ‘sex slave’ says FBI confirms death threat

Virginia Giuffre, the Cairns mum who claims she was trafficked for sex by Jeffrey Epstein, has tweeted a cryptic message in which she claims a death threat

Vegan farm invasion had dairy owners on ‘full alert’

premium_icon Vegan farm invasion had dairy owners on ‘full alert’

Milking is a cooperative venture between farmer and cow. Nevertheless, dairy farmers are tormented by activists, writes Tim Blair.

Mum ‘appalled’ by shocking shopping centre Santa loophole

premium_icon Mum ‘appalled’ by shocking shopping centre Santa loophole

A Sunshine Coast mum has lashed out after discovering those who play the role of Santa in shopping centres don’t require Blue Cards.

Volcano bodies seen on land, in water

Volcano bodies seen on land, in water

As police specialists prepare to recover bodies of volcano victims from New Zealand’s white island, it won’t simply be a matter of “going and getting them”.

120 workers likley to be axed as iconic bakery closes

premium_icon 120 workers likley to be axed as iconic bakery closes

Around 120 workers face a grim start to 2020 following the announcement that George Weston Foods will be closing a Top Taste bakery.

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