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Thu 23 May 2019

The massive $15m superyacht at boat show

premium_icon The massive $15m superyacht at boat show

A Gold Coast boat builder will field the biggest vessel at the 31st Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show — and it even boasts its own sauna and 100-inch TV.

Chopper fell 80m before crashing into ground

premium_icon Chopper fell 80m before crashing into ground

THE helicopter that went down in Kakadu with three men on board, reportedly fell 80m to the ground before crashing

Chilling detail behind mum and child’s cliff plunge

Chilling detail behind mum and child’s cliff plunge

New details have emerged about a woman and her toddler who plunged to their deaths from a NSW lookout in a suspected murder-suicide.

‘We have a religion problem’: Chris Bowen

premium_icon ‘We have a religion problem’: Chris Bowen

Australians of faith believe the Labor Party has abandoned them, Chris Bowen warned yesterday as he withdrew from the ALP leadership contest just 29 hours after...

Hidden problem ruining Millennials’ lives

Hidden problem ruining Millennials’ lives

Millennials are constantly fighting the annoying assumption they are all lazy and entitled, but they are facing a bigger issue.

Who is Anthony Albanese?

Who is Anthony Albanese?

Here’s what you need to know about the rock-star Labor MP once labelled “hot Albo” — and now set to be elected Australia’s new Opposition Leader.

Chalmers can’t lose, even if he loses

premium_icon Chalmers can’t lose, even if he loses

Queensland federal Labor MP Jim Chalmers is set to run against Anthony Albanese for the party leadership, and he’s likely to lose. But it will be a win for both.

Group Labor has been ‘ignoring’ on Adani

premium_icon Group Labor has been ‘ignoring’ on Adani

Repeated pleas to the State Government by one sector of the community over the Adani megamine have fallen on deaf ears, it has been claimed.

Australia needs to understand Queensland, not shun it

premium_icon Australia needs to understand Queensland, not shun it

Since Saturday’s shock election much of the country has been wondering what happened in Queensland and who the voters that swung to the right are. I can tell you.

Ivan Milat’s secret life in Supermax

Ivan Milat’s secret life in Supermax

Special biscuits, breakfast TV, endless escape plans — serial killer Ivan Milat’s life in Supermax revealed as its longest serving inmate leaves for good.

Mixed reaction over Premier's backflip on Adani mine

premium_icon Mixed reaction over Premier's backflip on Adani mine

DEPUTY Premier Jackie Trad says she supports Annastacia Palaszczuk’s announcement while dismissing suggestions the Premier was acting without her support.

Premier just out-Beattied Beattie

premium_icon Premier just out-Beattied Beattie

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has effectively demanded action from herself on the Adani mine, and has shown more front than former premier Peter Beattie.

Why ScoMo is back in Queensland

premium_icon Why ScoMo is back in Queensland

Newly re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison will return to north Queensland today to attend to unfinished business.

Q&A with Labor MPs on fighting for their regions

premium_icon Q&A with Labor MPs on fighting for their regions

This week the north’s regional papers sent a message to north and central Queensland Labor MPs: It’s time for you to stand up for your region. Here’s a special...

Pair extradited over alleged toddler injury

premium_icon Pair extradited over alleged toddler injury

A MAN and woman have been extradited from QLD to NSW over catastrophic injuries to a toddler back in March.

Wed 22 May 2019

$75k fine after circular saw incident

premium_icon $75k fine after circular saw incident

A company has been fined for failing in its duty to protect a young apprentice who received “significant lifelong injuries” while using a circular saw.

Accused car bomber given jail privileges

Accused car bomber given jail privileges

A young mum, accused alongside her boyfriend of stalking and intimidating a family before he blew up their car, has had a good day in court.

‘I’m confident’: Albo’s pitch for leadership

‘I’m confident’: Albo’s pitch for leadership

LABOR'S leadership frontrunner Anthony Albanese has addressed the party’s challenges as he eyes an uncontested run for its top job.

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

MILLION-dollar house prices in some suburbs have “no reason to exist” and could be facing a wipe-out of up to 85 per cent, according to an expert.

Alleged NDIS fraudsters splashed out on Porsche and Audis

premium_icon Alleged NDIS fraudsters splashed out on Porsche and Audis

POLICE have smashed what they claim was a brazen scam which exploited disabled people in Sydney to steal at least $1.1 million from the NDIS.

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