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Wed 19 Sep 2018

Tornadoes in North Carolina as death toll rises to 20

Tornadoes in North Carolina as death toll rises to 20

AT LEAST 20 people have been killed in the Carolinas as storm Florence continues to dump huge amounts of rain, and in some cases has brought tornadoes to the region.

Woman dies in serious Cunningham Hwy crash

Woman dies in serious Cunningham Hwy crash

The Cunningham Hwy at Riverview has reopened after a fatal traffic crash on Tuesday night.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Masked man with knife foiled by bystanders in mini mart raid

Masked man with knife foiled by bystanders in mini mart raid

A CROOK who tried to hold-up a North Mackay corner store at knifepoint has been rammed off a getaway motorbike by a customer in his work ute.

10 YEARS JAIL: Police warning to 'spiked' food offenders

10 YEARS JAIL: Police warning to 'spiked' food offenders

Police give warning to those deliberately contaminating strawberries, other foods.

Tiny kitten found dumped in takeaway bag at Coles loo

Tiny kitten found dumped in takeaway bag at Coles loo

A TRIP to the bathroom quickly turned into a rescue mission to save a two-day-old kitten abandoned in a takeaway bag in the public toilets of Coles in Gatton.

'How I got the ultimate revenge on my cheating husband'

'How I got the ultimate revenge on my cheating husband'

When Marty left his laptop open, Mel discovered his secret - and decided she had to make him pay.

Ipswich train station re-opens after police shooting

Ipswich train station re-opens after police shooting

Ipswich and Rosewood train services have returned to normal

Man on the run after ramming police car

Man on the run after ramming police car

A search is underway for the man who allegedly rammed a police car during an attempted arrest.

Thai rescue diver sues Musk over ‘pedo’ comments

Thai rescue diver sues Musk over ‘pedo’ comments

A BRITISH rescue diver who was instrumental in the rescue of 12 children trapped in a Thailand cave is suing Tesla CEO Elon Musk for defamation.

SNAKE SHOCK: 'There's a python under my bed'

SNAKE SHOCK: 'There's a python under my bed'

This resident got the shock of her life when she discovered a 1.5m carpet python coiled up under her bed on Sunday night

Randy reptiles get it on in Bundaberg home

Randy reptiles get it on in Bundaberg home

WHAT a game of hide and seek, snake enthusiast, Andrew Buckley found himself in on Sunday morning.

'RIP little angel': Tributes flow for girl killed in crash

'RIP little angel': Tributes flow for girl killed in crash

THE community is in shock after a nine-year-old's "heartbreaking" death after a horror crash yesterday.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

WATCH: Cheese factory explosion sends man flying

WATCH: Cheese factory explosion sends man flying

THE Maleny Cheese Factory was declared a crime scene after a "suspicious” fire ripped through the front of the family-owned business.

TRAGEDY: Girl dies after being hit by car

TRAGEDY: Girl dies after being hit by car

A NINE-YEAR-OLD girl has died in Lismore Base Hospital after a horror crash this morning, and now police are calling for witnesses.

Woman, 50, dies in early morning highway crash

Woman, 50, dies in early morning highway crash

A 50-year-old Stony Creek woman has been confirmed as the driver who died in a fiery crash on the D'Aguilar Highway this morning.

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