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Thu 20 Jun 2019

Mum launches 'world first' service for kids with disability

premium_icon Mum launches 'world first' service for kids with disability

THE service allows kids with a disability to have a "typical sleepover" experience.

Older people failing to plan their care

Older people failing to plan their care

A background paper for the aged care royal commission says many people are not set up to direct how they will be cared for if they become unable to communicate.

Woman filmed her own abduction

Woman filmed her own abduction

A woman’s doorbell cam caught the terrifying moment she was kidnapped from her own front doorstep and forced into a car screaming.

Origin star will fight cocaine charges

Origin star will fight cocaine charges

Former rugby league star Jarrod Mullen, facing charges of supplying cocaine, appeared in a Newcastle court on Thursday.

Woolies revolution that will change the way you shop

premium_icon Woolies revolution that will change the way you shop

Ever wanted to do the shopping without even having get out of your car? Now you can. Here’s how heading to the supermarket has been changed forever.

Crowe turned down $100 million role

Crowe turned down $100 million role

Russell Crowe has revealed why he turned down a role in a movie that went on to become a hugely successful franchise.

‘Cat-sized’ rats take over popular beach town

‘Cat-sized’ rats take over popular beach town

A beachside village has a big battle on their hands. A gang of rodents, the size of a feline, have taken over the town — and locals are horrified.

Tomic’s dad no show in Court

premium_icon Tomic’s dad no show in Court

BERNARD Tomic’s father was a no show in court on the Gold Coast this morning.

3yo girl ‘ravaged’ by killer flu

3yo girl ‘ravaged’ by killer flu

LITTLE Hayley Henwood was left in a devastating way after contracting the “killer flu” virus that’s currently sweeping Australia.

Mum brutally raped in front of kids

Mum brutally raped in front of kids

A woman has shared the torture she endured when a gunman broke into her home, shot her and brutally raped her. Warning: Graphic.

Coffee thrown in courtroom drama

premium_icon Coffee thrown in courtroom drama

There were dramatic scenes in court this morning, with voices raised and coffee thrown over a woman. And it all happened because of a very minor problem.

Teenager reported missing from Clifton Beach

Teenager reported missing from Clifton Beach

Police are seeking assistance from the public to help find an 18-year-old woman who has been reported missing from Clifton Beach.

Exploding vape shatters teen’s jaw

Exploding vape shatters teen’s jaw

A novice vaper has undergone emergency surgery to reconstruct a hole in his jaw after his e-cigarette exploded in a freak accident.

Stunning impact of plastic bag ban

Stunning impact of plastic bag ban

THE ban faced criticism at the time, but one year on Coles and Woolworths reveal the massive impact it has had as consumers adjust.

Nindigully named the best Queensland outback pub

Nindigully named the best Queensland outback pub

Outback pub owner shares top five tips to a booming business.

Maroons legend backs Napa to play through pain of broken wrist

Maroons legend backs Napa to play through pain of broken...

Maroons legend Petero Civoniceva famously played on twice with a broken arm and has no doubt Dylan Napa is tough enough to play Origin II with a broken wrist.

Matildas already behind the eight-ball

premium_icon Matildas already behind the eight-ball

The Matildas have come through three gruelling Women’s World Cup clashes and must now face a well-rested Norwegian team in the Round of 16.

PODCAST: Music legend nearly threw it all in

PODCAST: Music legend nearly threw it all in

Country Music legend, Lee Kernaghan has won more Golden Guitar awards than most of us have had hot dinners.

NSW gun dealer hit with 101 fresh charges

NSW gun dealer hit with 101 fresh charges

Police have laid an additional 101 firearms charges against a NSW gun shop owner, who was allegedly supplying weapons to criminals.

BREAKING: Stabbing suspect arrested

premium_icon BREAKING: Stabbing suspect arrested

Police are holding a person believed to be involved in Tuesday's stabbing

Cannabis group hashes out deal to pay Wagners with shares

premium_icon Cannabis group hashes out deal to pay Wagners with shares

CANNABIS company Asterion has given Wagners the option to settle a portion of some invoices with shares.

Grisly confession: ‘I was just shanking him’

premium_icon Grisly confession: ‘I was just shanking him’

A man has pleaded guilty in a Brisbane court to the murder of a former roommate by sitting on his head and stabbing him repeatedly.

Big change proposed for Aussie yellow bins

Big change proposed for Aussie yellow bins

AN AUSSIE council has proposed making wheelie bins see-through as a way to “rubbish shame” people into recycling properly.

State of Origin legend's myth unravelled

premium_icon State of Origin legend's myth unravelled

NSW claimed him, QLD wanted him. The myth of Billy Moore and his origin revealed. And it all came down to just 100m.

'Lock up and be wary': Man gutted after senseless vandalism

premium_icon 'Lock up and be wary': Man gutted after senseless vandalism

A Coffs man is devastated after vandals stole and set his troopy on fire. He's warning locals to lock up, as crime stats show vehicle thefts are on the rise.

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