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Sat 16 Jan 2021

WATCH: Qld U-18 BBALL State Champs - Burdekin v Bundaberg

Premium Content WATCH: Qld U-18 BBALL State Champs - Burdekin v Bundaberg

WATCH IT LIVE HERE: See what the coaches think ahead of the Basketball Queensland Under-18 State Championships semi-finals and don't miss any of the action.

‘Counterstrike’: China threatens Australia

‘Counterstrike’: China threatens Australia

Australia publicly condemned China and the nation was incensed. Now, Beijing has unleashed a torrent of abuse, labelling us “evil” and “meddling”.

The No. 1 phrase that gets dog owners in a tizzy

Premium Content The No. 1 phrase that gets dog owners in a tizzy

Researchers have discovered that certain words are sure to send dogs into orbit — but what sayings get their human owners’ heart pumping?

Killed child’s tragic drawing in window

Killed child’s tragic drawing in window

In the window of the Melbourne home where three children are believed to have been killed in a murder-suicide is a tragic image.

Huge cost of flight suspensions

Premium Content Huge cost of flight suspensions

Desperate Aussies are being charged up to $15,000 for one-way tickets home after Emirates suspended flights into Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.

Beautiful young woman who took a nap and never woke up

Premium Content Beautiful young woman who took a nap and never woke up

She had the world at her feet and ‘vivacious’ zest of life. But cruelly Maddie Gill’s life was cut short and now her family are doing all they can to find out why.

Backpacker to be deported after COVID bush doof

Premium Content Backpacker to be deported after COVID bush doof

A huge New Years ‘bush doof’ with more than 1000 attendees has resulted in a backpacker’s visa being cancelled amid COVID fears.

Leaked email confirms Aus Open stars in lockdown

Premium Content Leaked email confirms Aus Open stars in lockdown

Tennis stars have been forced into hard quarantine after two people on-board a specially chartered flight for the Australian Open have tested positive.

LIVE COVID UPDATE: Child has virus as UK cluster controlled

Premium Content LIVE COVID UPDATE: Child has virus as UK cluster controlled

Chief Health Officer Jeannette Young and Health Minister Yvette D’Ath will give an update on Queensland’s latest COVID-19 numbers. WATCH LIVE

Baby wombats who beat the odds find love

Baby wombats who beat the odds find love

If you ever needed convincing that hope can be found in the worst of times, these two joey wombats are proof in pudding.

Trauma surgeon’s plea: 'Don’t be soft on road killers'

Premium Content Trauma surgeon’s plea: 'Don’t be soft on road killers'

After working frantically for 11 hours to save the life of a teenage victim of a car accident, trauma surgeon Valerie Malka calls for increased penalties.

Political branch axed after violence and ‘wee ban’

Premium Content Political branch axed after violence and ‘wee ban’

The state’s most spiteful political branch has been axed after a long history of violence, intimidation, and a ‘wee ban’ at meetings.

Sydney law firm accused of misusing funds

Premium Content Sydney law firm accused of misusing funds

A lawyer faces bankruptcy after a barrister successfully sued him. But that is the least of Hector Ekes’ worries as his law firm is accused of misusing funds.

Family pleads for exemption for son to see dying mum

Premium Content Family pleads for exemption for son to see dying mum

A family has issued a heatfelt plea to authorities to grant an exemption for a dying woman’s youngest son to leave hotel quarantine to say goodbye.

Police will scour hotel CCTV for cluster clues

Premium Content Police will scour hotel CCTV for cluster clues

A police audit of CCTV footage from Brisbane’s quarantine hotels is underway in an urgent attempt to find ‘gaps’ in procedure.

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