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Driver ‘looking at breastfeeding partner’ before crash

Premium Content Driver ‘looking at breastfeeding partner’ before crash

A Logan man was stoned and inattentive when he swerved and caused a crash which killed his partner, a court has heard.

Why we must not politicise the chief health officer’s role

Premium Content Why we must not politicise the chief health officer’s role

A Greens’ push to scrutinise Dr Jeannette Young’s decisions would give politicians, not health experts, oversight of our pandemic response.

Man dies in tragedy at raceway

Premium Content Man dies in tragedy at raceway

A man has died from a suspected medical episode at a raceway north of Brisbane this morning.

‘Traumatic’ moment plane hit Ferris wheel

‘Traumatic’ moment plane hit Ferris wheel

A young woman who was 13 when a plane crashed into the Ferris wheel she was riding, leaving her traumatised and “unemployable”, has won big in court.

Couple, newborn killed in fire revealed

Couple, newborn killed in fire revealed

A young mother, her partner and their newborn baby have been identified after they were killed in a horrific house fire police are treating as suspicious.

Major development in Porsche tragedy

Major development in Porsche tragedy

A truck driver has made major admissions over the tragic crash which killed four police officers who had just pulled over Porsche driver Richard Pusey.

QLD’s big bank heists: Five most notorious armed robberies

Premium Content QLD’s big bank heists: Five most notorious armed robberies

Take a look back at five of the state’s most notorious - and bizarre - armed robberies.

Huge gap in climate change action

Huge gap in climate change action

Countries need to be reducing their fossil fuel production by six per cent to keep global warming at 1.5C but they are doing the opposite.

Staff paid in food, cafe fined $140k

Premium Content Staff paid in food, cafe fined $140k

The operators of a cafe located in a Westfield centre and the owner of the brand will pay $139,800 for part-paying young staff in food and drinks.

Outrage after dogs killed metres from rescue

Premium Content Outrage after dogs killed metres from rescue

Outraged animal lovers are calling for an investigation into the deaths of two dogs at a pound despite being steps away from a shelter.

Beijing threatens ‘lasting punishment’

Beijing threatens ‘lasting punishment’

In a fresh escalation of tensions, Beijing has warned Australia it faces “lasting punishment” over a call to boycott Chinese-made products.

Woman’s warning after break-up stabbing

Woman’s warning after break-up stabbing

A Perth woman “brutally” stabbed by her ex when she ended their romance over his behaviour has shared a confronting message and photo.

‘Standstill’: Qantas boss’ grim prediction

‘Standstill’: Qantas boss’ grim prediction

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce says the Australian domestic sector has had a massive bounce back, but fears for the future of international travel recovery.

China attacks Australia with new cartoon

China attacks Australia with new cartoon

China’s government mouthpiece has published yet another savage cartoon attacking Australia’s Defence Force as tensions boil over.

VIRUS FEARS: Quarantine worker tests positive in NSW

VIRUS FEARS: Quarantine worker tests positive in NSW

NSW’s virus-free streak has come to an end after a quarantine worker tested positive to COVID-19 after working across two Sydney hotels.

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