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Sat 5 Dec 2020

'Only reason China hasn’t destroyed us yet'

'Only reason China hasn’t destroyed us yet'

There is one reason China hasn’t dealt the death blow to Australia’s economy – and everyone knows it, writes Joe Hildebrand.

Son refused to use Schumacher name

Son refused to use Schumacher name

Formula 1’s newest star Mick Schumacher, the son of racing legend Michael Schumacher, raced under an alias before changing his name.

Tragedy of Princess Diana’s sex scandal

Tragedy of Princess Diana’s sex scandal

Diana described him as the “greatest love” she ever had but he was banished from the palace and then died in tragic circumstances, says Daniela Elser.

Power 100: ‘Equal pay, equal say’ still just lip service

Premium Content Power 100: ‘Equal pay, equal say’ still just lip service

For all the talk about giving women equal opportunities in the running of Australian sport, the Power 100 list shows there remains a serious imbalance.

Fraser Island fires were ‘time bomb’ waiting to happen

Premium Content Fraser Island fires were ‘time bomb’ waiting to happen

The State Government was warned 11 times about Fraser Island’s mismanagement by a scientific committee that was disbanded soon after.

Power 100: Australian sport’s most powerful people revealed

Premium Content Power 100: Australian sport’s most powerful people revealed

They are sport’s ultimate movers and shakers. From the stars on the field to those wheeling and dealing off it – who made the Power 100?

Wonder drug killing dog cancers

Premium Content Wonder drug killing dog cancers

A one-injection treatment developed in Queensland is wiping out cancerous tumours in dogs, with trials now underway for human cancers.

The horrible tragedy that could strike anyone

Premium Content The horrible tragedy that could strike anyone

The death of a Townsville toddler has horrified Queenslanders but forgetting a child in a car can happen to anyone, writes Kylie Lang.

‘You created the beast’: Veteran’s stark message to Defence

Premium Content ‘You created the beast’: Veteran’s stark message to Defence

As fallout from the Australian war crimes inquiry continues, a former commando has lashed out at ADF superiors.

BOOKING BOOM: How tourism businesses are bouncing back

Premium Content BOOKING BOOM: How tourism businesses are bouncing back

Tourism operators talk about the highs and lows of 2020.

HOLIDAY HOPE: Christmas on island still a chance

Premium Content HOLIDAY HOPE: Christmas on island still a chance

‘It’s an opportunity to see the island in a different way’

Fri 4 Dec 2020

Nurse’s ‘severe fall from grace’ with 185 charges

Premium Content Nurse’s ‘severe fall from grace’ with 185 charges

A highly regarded nursing manager repeatedly stole morphine from aged care homes and “covered her tracks” as she became ensnared in a severe opioid addiction.

Woman's transformation from hospital bed to mountain tops

Premium Content Woman's transformation from hospital bed to mountain tops

Lying in her hospital bed, enduring a painful recovery from a second abdominal surgery, Emma Joseph made a decision to take on mountains and marathons.

How a turtle got lost far from home

How a turtle got lost far from home

A little flatback turtle made his way back to Queensland after washing up on a beach thousands of kilometres from home.

COVID-year police recruits inducted at SCG

Premium Content COVID-year police recruits inducted at SCG

NSW Police Force recruits who missed out on the usual attestation ceremonies at the Goulburn Police Academy due to COVID finally had their day.

US ‘disgusted’ by unforgivable act

US ‘disgusted’ by unforgivable act

There are some lines you don’t cross on the sporting field as a high school football senior has found with America blowing up over the incident.

Killer mum released after sentence suspended

Premium Content Killer mum released after sentence suspended

The mother of Tyrell Cobb will be released from prison today, after she was given a five-year sentence for killing her son.

Rodd returns as Qld winner on day honouring Bob Bayliss

Premium Content Rodd returns as Qld winner on day honouring Bob Bayliss

Former Ipswich Turf Club clerk of the course remembered as leading jockey displays winning form at Bundamba.

Boxer butchered in ‘grotesque’ obliteration

Boxer butchered in ‘grotesque’ obliteration

A sickening call has enraged the boxing world after a fight star was sent out to be “destroyed” after bleeding everywhere.

Heat star in hospital with suspected COVID case

Premium Content Heat star in hospital with suspected COVID case

A Brisbane Heat cricket star in hospital after being diagnosed with a suspected case of COVID-19.

Iconic all-you-can-eat restaurant closes

Premium Content Iconic all-you-can-eat restaurant closes

Scrumpy’s Chinese was known for its all-you-can-eat buffet and drew in hundreds of thrift-seeking diners.

Thor to stay in Mermaid Beach pad while filming

Thor to stay in Mermaid Beach pad while filming

Reports say that the Byron Bay local will base himself at the beachside mansion while filming Escape from Spiderhead on the Gold Coast

Sucker punch splits unsuspecting woman’s brow at pub

Premium Content Sucker punch splits unsuspecting woman’s brow at pub

A glowing reference at court was not enough to keep a man who called women “f****n dogs” before king-hitting one, out of jail.

Controversial MP makes his exit, stage Right

Premium Content Controversial MP makes his exit, stage Right

His birthday antics brought the ire of the Premier, now this Labor MP has quit the Right faction after being overlooked for a role.

Teenager ‘cautioned’ after fire destroys Coast home

Premium Content Teenager ‘cautioned’ after fire destroys Coast home

Investigations continue into a Maryborough house fire

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