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Sun 20 Sep 2020

'Won't cop it': Premier on the defence as two cases recorded

Premium Content 'Won't cop it': Premier on the defence as two cases recorded

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says she will not “cop” any negativity about the Gold Coast film industry as the state recorded two new cases.

'Misunderstood' man lunged at cops before fatal shooting

Premium Content 'Misunderstood' man lunged at cops before fatal shooting

Shocked witnesses say a Russell Island man leapt “like a gazelle” at police with a machete through the flames of a fire before he was shot dead.

BOAT EXPLOSION: Five people, including two kids suffer burns

Premium Content BOAT EXPLOSION: Five people, including two kids suffer burns

Emergency services were called to Rockhampton’s Fitzroy River this morning as the boat was up in flames

Paralysed man’s plea for sons to visit hospital

Premium Content Paralysed man’s plea for sons to visit hospital

A young father, hospitalised after he was paralysed in a freak accident last month, is begging for COVID laws to be relaxed so he can see his two young sons.

Severe thunderstorms to slam Queensland, NSW

Premium Content Severe thunderstorms to slam Queensland, NSW

Severe thunderstorms including hail and damaging winds are expected to hit parts of Queensland and New South Wales on Monday.

Boy’s touching reunion with parents

Boy’s touching reunion with parents

The “sheer happiness” of three-year-old Jimmy O’Reilly’s parents was unforgettable when they were reunited after a desperate search, police say.

Granddad dies after alleged king-hit in aged care facility

Premium Content Granddad dies after alleged king-hit in aged care facility

An 89-year-old former army lieutenant dies after he was allegedly king hit by another resident at his aged care facility.

Brett Forte inquest date set after family plea

Premium Content Brett Forte inquest date set after family plea

An inquest into the shooting death of police officer Brett Forte has finally been set more than three years since he died.

Answer to serial killer mystery

Answer to serial killer mystery

After a trial that spanned several months, WA will finally get an answer to a serial killer mystery that’s haunted Perth for decades.

Fight over Lamborghini’s ‘offensive’ plate

Fight over Lamborghini’s ‘offensive’ plate

A top Sydney barrister has got into a legal battle of his own with Transport NSW over the cheeky number plates on his Lamborghini.

UPDATE: How hiker lost her way in island forest

Premium Content UPDATE: How hiker lost her way in island forest

A LifeFlight pilot says the woman who who spent three days missing on Fraser Island was quite embarrassed about getting lost.

Jake’s miracle survival: ‘I just thought he was buggered’

Premium Content Jake’s miracle survival: ‘I just thought he was buggered’

Nine-year-old Jake Bacon was playing soccer when he told he his coach he was tired and came off for a rest.

Speedy delivery: Birth after breakfast, home by lunch

Premium Content Speedy delivery: Birth after breakfast, home by lunch

Thousands of mums a year are being sent home from hospital on the same day they give birth amid an exodus of women from private obstetrics.

How you can buy a credit card for $20 from Dark Web crims

Premium Content How you can buy a credit card for $20 from Dark Web crims

Australians have had their identities stolen through passports, bank accounts, credit cards and other items worth almost $4000 a victim.

Aussie pilots jobless as QLD hires foreigners to fight fires

Premium Content Aussie pilots jobless as QLD hires foreigners to fight fires

A Queensland pilot has slammed state governments for letting overseas workers into the country to fly waterbombers during fire season.

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