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Tue 25 Jun 2019

Tears, sighs as 2026 Olympics host named

Tears, sighs as 2026 Olympics host named

Hosting the Olympics has become a poisoned chalice for some cities and there was a mixed reaction when the 2026 winner was named.

Flight path opponents urged to show alternative routes

premium_icon Flight path opponents urged to show alternative routes

Fairfax MP Ted O'Brien has called on opponents of the new runway's proposed Airservices Australia flight paths to put their own alternatives on the table.

Fraser Coast flavours in big city at upcoming festival

premium_icon Fraser Coast flavours in big city at upcoming festival

Sheree Pool from Lychee Divine said the festival gave the business a chance to showcase its wares each year.

Petition for Keanu Reeves to win top honour

Petition for Keanu Reeves to win top honour

More than 70,000 fans have joined a bid for Keanu Reeves — aka the “most wholesome person alive” — to receive a top accolade later this year.

Mum’s simple Kmart hack for sick daughter goes viral

Mum’s simple Kmart hack for sick daughter goes viral

A Kmart hack is being hailed the “best ever” after it went viral when a mum transformed the item into a handy tool for her chronically ill girl.

WATCH: Young Coast maestros learn from top musicians

premium_icon WATCH: Young Coast maestros learn from top musicians

Aspiring school musicians and some of Queensland's top performers came together in perfect harmony at Urangan State School

How a baby almost cruelled Friz’s Origin

premium_icon How a baby almost cruelled Friz’s Origin

“It’s something that’s happened before"

$2m carrot to lure Japanese mare to Cox Plate

$2m carrot to lure Japanese mare to Cox Plate

Moonee Valley Racing Club has dangled the ultimate $2 million carrot at Japanese galloper Lys Gracieux

Maroon’s lament: ‘My performance was terrible’

premium_icon Maroon’s lament: ‘My performance was terrible’

After a night to forget for Queensland, Cameron Munster must steel himself mentally for a return to ANZ Stadium

IN COURT: 38 people to appear in Fraser Coast courts today

premium_icon IN COURT: 38 people to appear in Fraser Coast courts today

Here is a list of everyone who is appearing in front of the Hervey Bay and Maryborough Magistrates Court today

Stallone charges fans big bucks for selfie

Stallone charges fans big bucks for selfie

Rocky fans in the UK are outraged at how much it will cost to have a photo with Sylvester Stallone at a fan event later this year.

Wallace: ‘I went as hard as I could’

premium_icon Wallace: ‘I went as hard as I could’

Jarrod Wallace did everything he could, everything he thought he should.

There’s nothing else like it on TV

There’s nothing else like it on TV

There’s more insight and intellect in this mischievous comedy series than all the serious current affairs shows on TV.

Can a car be too blokey?

Can a car be too blokey?

The German brand makes some of the best luxury sedan in the world but certain features can turn off those of the fairer sex.

Troubled tower block is ‘moving downward’

Troubled tower block is ‘moving downward’

Residents at the troubled Mascot Towers in Sydney received an ominous update saying the building was “moving downward”.

Thurston: The number that most shames Maroons

Thurston: The number that most shames Maroons

NRL legend Johnathan Thurston says one number defined Queensland’s woeful Game 2 capitulation where they “went back to the 80s”.

Ground-breaking road safety trial

Ground-breaking road safety trial

Lexus is teaming up with VicRoads and Telstra to make sure your future daily commute is faster and safer than ever.

Recruitment time: How the CWA plans to attract new members

premium_icon Recruitment time: How the CWA plans to attract new members

As the QCWA approaches 97 years, it plans to show it offers more than just scones. Here's how the group plans to attract working women and stay-at-home mums.

Organisation fights for eradication of agricultural disease

premium_icon Organisation fights for eradication of agricultural disease

QWCA working in partnership with local goverment to attack illness

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17-year-old millionaire slams adults

17-year-old millionaire slams adults

Jack Bloomfield makes more money in one week than most Australians take home all year — and he’s fed up with older generations.

Dutton: ‘Turnbull offered me Bishop’s job’

premium_icon Dutton: ‘Turnbull offered me Bishop’s job’

Peter Dutton has revealed how former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was prepared to sideline Julie Bishop and give him the job of deputy Liberal leader.

Parents should teach their kids money management

Parents should teach their kids money management

One of the most important things a parent can do is to teach a child how to manage money.

Two NSW workers exposed to radiation

Two NSW workers exposed to radiation

Two employees at a nuclear facility in Sydney have been exposed to radiation in a contamination scare that halted production at a nuclear medicine lab.

Tested: The antidote to boring cars

Tested: The antidote to boring cars

Cars are becoming more similar each generation but this quirky French SUV breaks the mould in a number of useful and interesting way.

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