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Fri 22 Jun 2018

Educating against illegal practice sparks refugee advocacy

Educating against illegal practice sparks refugee advocacy

PUTTING an end to one of the most harmful acts against women that persists today, Fiori Cruz became an advocate for migrants and refugees.

Up to 200mm of rain in 24 hours: 'Things may get freaky'

Up to 200mm of rain in 24 hours: 'Things may get freaky'

THE weather event hasn't been "locked in”, but one forecaster is giving Northern Rivers residents an early heads up about the possibility.

Man tries to justify sending nude pics to victim

Man tries to justify sending nude pics to victim

DAN Savage has come under fire for victim blaming a woman who was sexually harassed by a man sending illegal nudes.

Cahill snub sparks World Cup furore

Cahill snub sparks World Cup furore

AUSTRALIA was up in arms over a damning Tim Cahill call that many believe cost the Socceroos a chance at beating Denmark.

Is Ronaldo the biggest cheat in the World Cup?

premium_icon Is Ronaldo the biggest cheat in the World Cup?

CRISTIANO Ronaldo’s penalty area theatrics have prompted Australia’s national diving coach to offer him a spot on the squad. The Portuguese superstar is arguable...

Man, 40, devastated by 21-year-old bride's affair

Man, 40, devastated by 21-year-old bride's affair

A MAN was left devastated after learning his young bride was having an affair. Six days after their $54k wedding he posted a crushing ad online.

Introducing Gen Y the long face

premium_icon Introducing Gen Y the long face

MILLENNIALS have a bleak outlook on life, with most expecting to be unhappier than their parents and financially worse off. Here’s why.

Drunk driver faces 14 years jail for crash that killed mum

premium_icon Drunk driver faces 14 years jail for crash that killed mum

A ROCKHAMPTON father will have to wait another two months to see justice for his daughter's death.

Love Island star’s shock death stuns fans

Love Island star’s shock death stuns fans

TRIBUTES are flowing for a former Love Island star and Miss Great Britain winner, whose shock death at the age of 32 has left friends and co-stars heartbroken.

Origin match-ups to make difference

Origin match-ups to make difference

WITH the Maroons needing to win Origin II to keep the series alive, rugby league analysts Matthew Elkerton and Matthew McInerney examine the key match-ups.

Mackay grocers to be derailed by Aurizon freight sale block

premium_icon Mackay grocers to be derailed by Aurizon freight sale block

Till shock if watchdog blocks freight rail sale

Unusual odour behind Tigerair drama sends three to hospital

Unusual odour behind Tigerair drama sends three to hospital

THREE flight attendants on board a Tigerair flight that was diverted to Brisbane en route to Cairns have been taken to hospital.

Damning end for Queensland MP

premium_icon Damning end for Queensland MP

MALCOLM Turnbull faces another damaging pre-selection challenge against one of his Queensland MPs was labelled “an electoral liability”.

Judge slams 'gutless' teen over school violence

premium_icon Judge slams 'gutless' teen over school violence

IT was just one of a series of nasty incidents including violent robberies carried out by a 14-year-old youth and some of his mates in an outbreak of offending.

CCC targets primary school in investigation into council

premium_icon CCC targets primary school in investigation into council

Investigators spent several days at St Joseph's Primary School as part of its ongoing investigation into the Ipswich City Council.

Where it takes 69 weeks to find a job

premium_icon Where it takes 69 weeks to find a job

FOUR Queensland regions have broken through the full employment mark but there may be some tough times ahead for the state.

Project host hits back at Dreyfuss

Project host hits back at Dreyfuss

AFTER Richard Dreyfuss accused The Project of ambushing him with “secret” questions, Hamish issued an extraordinary on-air response.

Australia’s new $40m golden boy

Australia’s new $40m golden boy

DANIEL Arzani is a Socceroos sensation tipped to become one of the world’s 10 best players and command insane riches.

‘Our hearts are breaking at loss of angels’

premium_icon ‘Our hearts are breaking at loss of angels’

THEY were inseparable, sharing a bond more like best friends. Family say it’s “surreal” the duo, killed in a crash overseas, have now left the world together.

‘Economic armageddon’: 10 things you need to do

‘Economic armageddon’: 10 things you need to do

THESE are the 10 simple steps every Australian can take right now to prepare themselves for a possible economic crisis.

‘Most brutal murder in LA history’

‘Most brutal murder in LA history’

AUTHOR and filmmaker has been found guilty of the brutal murder of his model girlfriend. Their two-month-old daughter was lying next to her mother’s body. WARNING:...

Dreamworld ride staff had ‘no visits’ from bosses

premium_icon Dreamworld ride staff had ‘no visits’ from bosses

AN UPSET Courtney Williams told the Dreamworld inquest her supervisors “never visited” while she was manning any of the rides during her time at the park.

‘Wh***’: Natalie Joyce's stoush with Vikki

‘Wh***’: Natalie Joyce's stoush with Vikki

IT WAS long rumoured Natalie Joyce had a heated confrontation with Vikki Campion. And now she has given a play-by-play.

Time’s shocking Trump cover

Time’s shocking Trump cover

DONALD Trump has faced global condemnation after his administration separated children from their parents at the US border, and Time magazine isn’t about to let him...

Swell times for Wilson on world tour

premium_icon Swell times for Wilson on world tour

WITH the yellow leader's jersey back in his grasp and still relishing the joys of having a new addition to the family, Julian Wilson is in a good place.

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