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Wed 29 Jan 2020

Prosecutors want Leifer case fast-tracked

premium_icon Prosecutors want Leifer case fast-tracked

Lawyers prosecuting a former Melbourne teacher accused of sex abuse have filed a motion to have her extradition hearing sped up.

Kate hasn’t spoken to Meghan since split

premium_icon Kate hasn’t spoken to Meghan since split

Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, is yet to reach out to sister-in-law, Meghan, since she and Prince Harry effectively quit the royal family.

Embattled company’s epic fail sparks mad scramble

premium_icon Embattled company’s epic fail sparks mad scramble

An embattled southeast Queensland company was forced into a mad scramble for new offices due to astonishing fail.

Man dies after crash on the Gillies Range

premium_icon Man dies after crash on the Gillies Range

A 62-year old man has died after crashing in to a guard rail at on the Gillies Range Rd and police need your help for information.

Cryptic response to Barty mystery

Cryptic response to Barty mystery

Ash Barty gave everyone a hint but not the full answer when asked about a surprising Australian Open move that had tennis fans puzzled.

Killer stretch of Bruce Hwy to get $107m upgrade

premium_icon Killer stretch of Bruce Hwy to get $107m upgrade

A dangerous section of the Bruce Highway north of Townsville that has claimed three lives in six months, will undergo a $107M upgrade.

‘Intimidation’: Activists forced Greyhound off Adani mine

premium_icon ‘Intimidation’: Activists forced Greyhound off Adani mine

Greyhound Australia says its decision to not extend work with a subcontractor on Adani’s Carmichael project was in the interests of staff, customers and partners.

‘Very scary’ as region hit with record falls

premium_icon ‘Very scary’ as region hit with record falls

Unprecedented rainfall has broken all-time records, and closed businesses, schools and major roads after an area copped more than half a metre of rain in 24 hours.

Coast health shop fined $7.5k over alleged false claims

premium_icon Coast health shop fined $7.5k over alleged false claims

A Gold Coast wellness business has been fined thousands for allegedly spruiking sweetener as a natural supplement.

‘Frankly we deserve to lose Currumbin to Labor’

premium_icon ‘Frankly we deserve to lose Currumbin to Labor’

Civil war has broken out within the LNP over the “captain’s call” to pick a political unknown to replace Jann Stuckey.

Teen arrested after stepmum’s death

Teen arrested after stepmum’s death

A teenager has been arrested after the death of his stepmum, who was stabbed in the back multiple times in Sydney’s south last night.

‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

Roger Federer let emotions get the better of him, but it was what happened next that really left him seeing red during his Aus Open epic.

$13,000 a minute: Kobe's incredible riches

$13,000 a minute: Kobe's incredible riches

Kobe Bryant retired as one of the richest athletes in the history of sport. He’d already laid the groundwork for his second successful career.

‘Devastated’: Kobe’s wife inconsolable

‘Devastated’: Kobe’s wife inconsolable

Vanessa Bryant is doing everything she can to hold it together for her three daughters but “can’t finish a sentence without crying”.

Exercise could be key to beating dementia

premium_icon Exercise could be key to beating dementia

USQ researcher is hoping to find the answer to dementia prevention through exercise

Failed builder's $4.7m nationwide trail of debt

premium_icon Failed builder's $4.7m nationwide trail of debt

A liquidated Sunshine Coast construction company left unpaid bills across Australia as the extent of the fallout from the collapse is revealed.

Mum and son horrified as tiny kittens tossed from moving car

premium_icon Mum and son horrified as tiny kittens tossed from moving car

A horrifying act of animal cruelty has traumatised a mother and son who helplessly watched as kittens were thrown from the moving car in front of them.

Police officer breath-tested after crash

premium_icon Police officer breath-tested after crash

A Kingaroy police car has been involved in a roundabout collision in Kingaroy.

70,000 cases clogging DV courts

premium_icon 70,000 cases clogging DV courts

Domestic violence claims are clogging courts and protecting victims from partners made up half the civil case workload for the state’s magistrates last year.

‘We take closing the restaurant very seriously’

premium_icon ‘We take closing the restaurant very seriously’

The owner of a Gold Coast restaurant which announced its shock closure has spoken out about the fate of staff after the sudden announcement.

Smells, flies led to grisly find, court hears

premium_icon Smells, flies led to grisly find, court hears

A STRONG smell caught the attention of a SES volunteer as she swept through steep, rocky and muddy terrain searching for clues. Warning graphic content

Watch: Drone view of state’s inland sea

premium_icon Watch: Drone view of state’s inland sea

Towns will be isolated, roads cut and motorists stranded as life-threatening flooding is unleashed across the north of the state.

Israel Folau finalises return to rugby league

premium_icon Israel Folau finalises return to rugby league

He’s back but if Israel Folau expresses his controversial religious beliefs that saw his rugby union contract torn up then his return will be shortlived.

Hot topic that’s set to derail PM’s speech

premium_icon Hot topic that’s set to derail PM’s speech

PM Scott Morrison will detail a national shake-up of emergency management in his press club speech but it’s another burning issue that could derail his message.

Meghan ‘never been happier’ since fleeing UK

Meghan ‘never been happier’ since fleeing UK

A friend of the Duchess of Sussex has spoken out about her post-royal life, revealing she feels “free” and is thriving after leaving the UK.

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