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Sat 15 Dec 2018

Accused Kmart kidnapper wants to be home for Christmas

premium_icon Accused Kmart kidnapper wants to be home for Christmas

THE man charged over the alleged abduction and indecent assault of a girl from a Kmart store has instructed his lawyer to make an immediate bid for bail.

Ban threat after agony of teen’s diet death

Ban threat after agony of teen’s diet death

A GOVERNMENT authority has announced dramatic action to outlaw a controversial diet technique that resulted in the death of an amateur Perth fighter.

Mother's final act saved Goomeri fire survivor from death

premium_icon Mother's final act saved Goomeri fire survivor from death

Gladys Edwards died in the most horrific fashion nearly 79 years ago today, but her desperate final act meant her daughter Marie is still alive today.

Weinstein lied about 'sex with J Law'

Weinstein lied about 'sex with J Law'

A NEW lawsuit claims the disgraced Hollywood producer had boasted of a sexual relationship with the Oscar winner.

Cocaine accused's plans to make a difference in Bali prison

premium_icon Cocaine accused's plans to make a difference in Bali prison

A Coast man facing serious drug charges in Bali following his arrest in August, may yet create some considerable good from his situation.

Owen now a Tropical Low

Owen now a Tropical Low

Tropical Cyclone Owen has weakened to a Tropical Low as it tracks southeast.

Young child's hand caught in travelator at Stockland

premium_icon Young child's hand caught in travelator at Stockland

A young boy is lucky to still have his fingers after a close call at a shopping centre.

The day William Tyrrell vanished

The day William Tyrrell vanished

AT THE time William Tyrrell vanished he was playing a game of hide-and-seek with his sister. It’s a day that will be closely examined again.

Aussie reveals how he survived Cambodian jail cell hell

premium_icon Aussie reveals how he survived Cambodian jail cell hell

Australian James Ricketson refused to give up hope despite being crammed into a rat and cockroach-infested cell, his body covered in sores.

BoM urges vigilance as storms build west of Toowoomba

BoM urges vigilance as storms build west of Toowoomba

BoM have asked Darling Downs residents to keep an eye out for a potential severe storm warning in the following hours, as thunderclouds gather near Miles.

Four charged after shots fired at home

premium_icon Four charged after shots fired at home

FOUR people have been charged in relation to an incident where gunshots were allegedly fired at a home south of Brisbane.

Franchisee sues Domino’s for $6.1m

premium_icon Franchisee sues Domino’s for $6.1m

A QLD franchisee claims he was told his Domino’s store would make $100,000 a week. Last week it made just $34,000. Now he’s taking them to court.

Beach baby death: ‘Why wasn’t I at home?’

premium_icon Beach baby death: ‘Why wasn’t I at home?’

The aunt of a baby found washed up on a Gold Coast beach says she blames herself for the tragic death because she was at a concert.

Why these Santa photos need to stop

Why these Santa photos need to stop

A CHILD psychologist argues there is nothing funny about kids being anxious about sitting on Santa’s lap and they should be praised for refusing to join in.

Maternity system at ‘crisis’ point

premium_icon Maternity system at ‘crisis’ point

Women giving birth in private hospitals has plunged, forcing hospitals to close maternity wards and pushing an extra 27,000 births a year into public hospitals.

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