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Sat 7 Dec 2019

Dishevelled Weinstein limps out of court

Dishevelled Weinstein limps out of court

Countless allegations against Harvey Weinstein have clearly taken a toll on the disgraced movie mogul, who is facing more legal woes.

‘Like hell’: World reacts as Australia burns

‘Like hell’: World reacts as Australia burns

Media outlets around the world have reacted to the bushfires burning across Australia, saying the nation is “choking” as it burns.

Hikers trapped in -7 degree Tassie weather

Hikers trapped in -7 degree Tassie weather

Three walkers have been forced to spend a freezing night in the Tasmanian wilderness following a failed rescue attempt yesterday.

TV couple’s frantic bid to save ‘happy place’ from inferno

premium_icon TV couple’s frantic bid to save ‘happy place’ from inferno

TV personalities Jim Wilson and Chris Bath have revealed their desperate bid to save their “happy place” caught in the path of devastating bushfires.

'I could hear her screams': Mum killed in horror fire

premium_icon 'I could hear her screams': Mum killed in horror fire

A mother of two has died in a fierce blaze that ripped through a timber home in minutes and forced the evacuation of neighbouring properties in Brisbane’s east.

Sydney milk crate heroes recognised for bravery

premium_icon Sydney milk crate heroes recognised for bravery

As a man brandished a bloodied butcher’s knife through the streets of the Sydney CBD, seven heroes stepped forward amid the chaos and danger

Hi-tech snoops current laws are powerless to stop

premium_icon Hi-tech snoops current laws are powerless to stop

Whether it’s a drone, infra-red sensors or simply a smartphone, people using technology to pry into the lives of others are about to be put on notice.

Oh crap: Sewerage pipe breaks over medical staff meeting

Oh crap: Sewerage pipe breaks over medical staff meeting

It was a normal meeting for these Flinders Medical Centre physiotherapists - until a sewerage pipe above them broke, showering the room.

Backyard ‘spy’ next door no one can remove

premium_icon Backyard ‘spy’ next door no one can remove

A Brisbane grandmother was left shocked by the blatant placement of her neighbour’s surveillance camera, which is aimed straight at her backyard pool.

Strike Force Raptor warn NRL of Pacific Island gang threat

premium_icon Strike Force Raptor warn NRL of Pacific Island gang threat

Elite tactical police have warned the National Rugby League that a deadly grudge between warring Pacific Islander gangs is set to erupt in the stands in 2020.

Frightening moment that ended teen’s driving test

premium_icon Frightening moment that ended teen’s driving test

A teen has been left shaken and without her Ps after a frightening incident minutes into her driving test.

Musk wins ‘pedo guy’ court battle

Musk wins ‘pedo guy’ court battle

A Californian court has ruled in favour of Elon Musk in the fight over a tweet the billionaire sent out during the famous Thai cave rescue.

NAPLAN improvers: Has your school got better or worse?

premium_icon NAPLAN improvers: Has your school got better or worse?

Some Queensland schools have improved their NAPLAN performance by up to 24 per cent in the past five years. SEARCH THE INTERACTIVE TABLE FOR YOUR SCHOOL

‘Like Doomsday movie’: Residents return after bushfire hell

premium_icon ‘Like Doomsday movie’: Residents return after bushfire hell

Descriptions of bushfire devastation in a community as ‘like something out of a Doomsday movie’ as firefighters report ‘it was as bad as it gets’.

Vicki’s open heart guides her open door hospital welcomes

Vicki’s open heart guides her open door hospital welcomes

Noosa volunteer offers the warmest of welcomes to patients at local hospital.

Another woman charged as piglet theft probe continues

premium_icon Another woman charged as piglet theft probe continues

ANOTHER person has been charged as an investigation into the theft of piglets from a Pittsworth piggery continues.

Man charge for shooting Puppy

Man charge for shooting Puppy

A veterinary surgeon said a beloved puppy had to be euthanised after he was allegedly shot in the spine with a crossbow,

Mate’s assault ‘cowardly’ with metal bar to back of head

premium_icon Mate’s assault ‘cowardly’ with metal bar to back of head

‘This young man was his friend … where’s the apology? There has been none.’

How people power could help keep a child rapist in jail

premium_icon How people power could help keep a child rapist in jail

Bruce Morcombe weighs in on why Mackay’s community push is important in changing sentencing outcomes.

Premier signs deal to bring $300m worth of work to factory

premium_icon Premier signs deal to bring $300m worth of work to factory

Mr Saunders said the new agreement would ensure vital rail manufacturing projects would be built by workers in Maryborough for other Queenslanders.

Man avoids jail after stealing fridge, freezer and cash

premium_icon Man avoids jail after stealing fridge, freezer and cash

A 23-YEAR-OLD man thought he’d struck a cool deal with his group of mates, but it ultimately led him to court.

How commuters rort Go Card for half price fares

premium_icon How commuters rort Go Card for half price fares

Dodgy commuters are rorting the Go Card system to pay far less in public transport fares. But for the honest, forgetful commuter, it could be costing a lot more.

Set a goal that can spark joy in your life

premium_icon Set a goal that can spark joy in your life

It is that time of year when many of us start to assess what went on for the past 12 months, and we start to look ahead too.

15 of Roma’s parents behaving badly

premium_icon 15 of Roma’s parents behaving badly

From Mums dealing meth, grandmothers caught with large amount of marijuana and a shirtless Dad street fighting... here are the 15 parents that faced Roma courts...

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

The healthiest fast food meals revealed

Fast food doesn’t have to mean unhealthy food. A dietitian has revealed the healthiest meal options that will keep you satisfied for hours.

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