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Tue 16 Jul 2019

‘Dead within hours’: How war on pests is killing family dogs

premium_icon ‘Dead within hours’: How war on pests is killing family dogs

Pooches across Queensland are becoming collateral damage in a battle to keep pests out of homes this winter, prompting a plea from vets.

Chef sacked over ‘horrific’ butter prank

Chef sacked over ‘horrific’ butter prank

A man’s practical joke has spectacularly backfired, leaving him out of a job and a colleague “scalded and hospitalised”. WARNING: Graphic

State ignored own advice on written-off cars

premium_icon State ignored own advice on written-off cars

The Department of Transport and Main Roads knew there needed to be an inspection of repairs of written-off vehicles almost a decade ago, but nothing happened.

Heavily armed police storm street over gel blaster rifle

premium_icon Heavily armed police storm street over gel blaster rifle

A MAN wielding a toy gun while walking down a local street resulted in a dramatic response.

Netflix deletes suicide scene from show

Netflix deletes suicide scene from show

The streaming platform Netflix has deleted a controversial suicide scene from its show "13 Reasons Why" in response to concerns from health groups.

Union delegate fined $7500

premium_icon Union delegate fined $7500

A union delegate and traffic controller who refused to work on a Brisbane university construction site over two days has been fined $7500 by a judge.

Model excited to be ‘first black girl’ on the Bachelor

premium_icon Model excited to be ‘first black girl’ on the Bachelor

Namibian immigrant turned Australian model Vakoo Kauapirura is proud to be a woman of colour that will feature on this year’s Bachelor series.

Adani ‘admin error’ ends in court

premium_icon Adani ‘admin error’ ends in court

QUEENSLAND’S Environment Department is prosecuting miner Adani over information initially omitted from its 2017/18 annual return.

Pisasale trial: 'Did she put her hand on your leg?'

premium_icon Pisasale trial: 'Did she put her hand on your leg?'

TELEPHONE intercepts played during Paul Pisasale's trial have revealed barrister Sam Di Carlo told co-accused Yutian Li to give him the "girlfriend experience".

Towns facing urgent ‘day zero’ crisis

Towns facing urgent ‘day zero’ crisis

AUSSIE communities are staring down the barrel of what authorities dub “day zero” — a crisis threatening lives and livelihoods.

Baby girl ‘did not seem to be breathing’

premium_icon Baby girl ‘did not seem to be breathing’

FLATMATES of a tradie accused of shaking his baby girl until she was unconscious have told a court about the moment they realised something was terribly wrong.

Former sniper charged after AFP raid

premium_icon Former sniper charged after AFP raid

An ex-army sniper whose home was raided by Australian Border Force agents earlier this month has been charged with serious offences.

New dating app to find your ‘money-match’

premium_icon New dating app to find your ‘money-match’

A new matchmaking app seeks to hook Aussies up with someone who is good with cash.

Legal battle brewing over Bob Hawke’s will

Legal battle brewing over Bob Hawke’s will

The daughter of Bob Hawke is reportedly mounting a legal challenge against Blanche d’Alpuget over his will, two months after his death.

Gatton dad killed in tragic crash 'a bloody legend'

premium_icon Gatton dad killed in tragic crash 'a bloody legend'

Dubbed 'The Granny' for the way he rode his motorcycle, dad killed will be remembered as someone who 'lit up the room'

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