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Tue 14 Jul 2020

Fears for aged care homes as Victoria records 270 new cases

Fears for aged care homes as Victoria records 270 new cases

VICTORIA has recorded 270 new cases of coronavirus and dozens of outbreaks are sweeping Victoria’s aged-care homes.

EXPERTS: ‘It only takes one person to start an outbreak’

EXPERTS: ‘It only takes one person to start an outbreak’

THE President of the Australian Medical Association Qld says there’s risks of people being lulled into a false sense of security because there hadn’t been any positive...

Son reveals Glee star’s final moments on lake

Son reveals Glee star’s final moments on lake

Police have revealed tragic details about the death of Glee star Naya Rivera whose body was today found in a Californian lake.

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1500 crossed SW QLD borders, here’s how many were denied

premium_icon 1500 crossed SW QLD borders, here’s how many were denied

POLICE reveal how many people were turned away at two southwest border crossings as over 1500 travellers entered our part of Queensland over the weekend.

Why super system desperately needs rethink

premium_icon Why super system desperately needs rethink

Any idea that the super system would grow over time to replace the old age pension for the vast majority of the population is well and truly busted.

‘Deeply concerning’ fake virus signs target kids

premium_icon ‘Deeply concerning’ fake virus signs target kids

Dodgy signs falsely displaying a council’s logo and spreading incorrect information about coronavirus have been found on multiple playgrounds.

Urgent search as 2yo disappears from room

Urgent search as 2yo disappears from room

A frantic search has begun for a two-year-old boy who disappeared overnight in Western Australia’s Margaret River area.

Qld Premier declares parts of NSW COVID hotspot

premium_icon Qld Premier declares parts of NSW COVID hotspot

The Queensland Premier has declared parts of NSW a COVID-19 hotspot - meaning tighter quarantine rules for anyone entering from those areas from midday today.

Police search for dad, three children missing since June

premium_icon Police search for dad, three children missing since June

A western Sydney man and his three young children who have not been seen since early June are now the centre of a missing persons investigation.

Young man bludgeons ex’s new beau with hammer – police

premium_icon Young man bludgeons ex’s new beau with hammer – police

A Logan man in his 20s is fighting for his life with severe injuries including bleeding on the brain after a terrifying alleged home invasion.

Bombshell to reveal what the Queen knew

Bombshell to reveal what the Queen knew

More than 200 letters between the Queen and a former governor-general will be released today, shedding light on Australia’s biggest political scandal.

HIDDEN SHAME: DV explodes in Townsville

premium_icon HIDDEN SHAME: DV explodes in Townsville

It’s society’s dark underbelly and one of Townsville’s leading family lawyers says domestic violence was rife in the city during the COVID-19 lockdown.

GRAPHIC: Disturbing Queensland rape trial begins

premium_icon GRAPHIC: Disturbing Queensland rape trial begins

A jury has sat through 20 minutes of disturbing vision of a visually impaired and intoxicated woman allegedly being raped in a park.

Boob job nightmare behind star’s absence

Boob job nightmare behind star’s absence

WWE star Charlotte has been hailed for her candidness by fans after revealing the real reason behind her break from the ring.

Gold Coast pitched as location for Star Wars production

premium_icon Gold Coast pitched as location for Star Wars production

The Gold Coast has been pitched to Disney executives as the new home of Star Wars under a bold plan to revive the city’s movie industry.

Signs NSW has lost control of virus

Signs NSW has lost control of virus

When virus cases linked to a Sydney pub grew, customers were told to lock down and get tested. But does a change in advice mean NSW has given up?

Anger as Straddie campsites empty over holidays

premium_icon Anger as Straddie campsites empty over holidays

Tourist-starved businesses on North Stradbroke Island are up in arms after the two-week school holiday period in which the island’s five main caravan parks remained...

Coast clubs plead for change to avoid ‘worst case scenario’

premium_icon Coast clubs plead for change to avoid ‘worst case scenario’

Gold Coast nightclubs afraid of being shut down again are asking for a simple change to be made to help avoid crowds like those seen in Brisbane.

One in hospital after retirement village fire

premium_icon One in hospital after retirement village fire

A fire has broken out in a retirement village south of Brisbane gutting at least one unit and leaving one person in hospital.

Man denies attempted child stealing charge

premium_icon Man denies attempted child stealing charge

The man claims he was offering a schoolboy a lift to the bus stop.

‘Pathetic’ Depp photo released to court

‘Pathetic’ Depp photo released to court

A humiliating photo of the actor taken by ex-wife Amber Heard has been released amid conflicting accounts of an infamous 2014 flight.

Sports Illustrated unveils triple threat

Sports Illustrated unveils triple threat

The cover girls for this year’s Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition are as sporty as it gets — Olivia Culpo, Jasmine Sanders and Kate Bock.

$10 supermarket item selling every second

$10 supermarket item selling every second

A budget item found on supermarket shelves has shared its latest sales data, showing nearly three cans are sold every second globally.

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