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Tue 14 Jul 2020

‘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.

Hospitals brace for influx of elderly COVID-19 patients

Hospitals brace for influx of elderly COVID-19 patients

Dozens of coronavirus outbreaks are sweeping Victoria’s aged-care homes, with up to 80 people infected.

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.

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.

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?

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.

Son witnessed Glee star’s final moments on lake

Son witnessed Glee star’s final moments on lake

Police have confirmed the body found in a lake in California is that of Glee star Naya Rivera who vanished last week.

‘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.

‘I was awful to live with’: Lisa Curry’s private hell

premium_icon ‘I was awful to live with’: Lisa Curry’s private hell

Lisa Curry has revealed how a mysterious debilitating condition had a devastating effect on her marriage to former husband Grant Kenny.

Olivia’s tribute to ‘radiant’ Kelly Preston

premium_icon Olivia’s tribute to ‘radiant’ Kelly Preston

Kelly Preston has died from breast cancer at the age of 57 after a two-year battle, and Olivia Newton-John paid tribute to her ‘loving, sweet friend.’

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