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Sat 15 Dec 2018

Loving mother ‘didn’t see it coming’

Loving mother ‘didn’t see it coming’

The woman hit and killed by a truck this week has been remembered as a “bubbly”, devoted mum-of-four by her devastated family.

Destructive winds to 130km/h as Cyclone Owen moves inland

Destructive winds to 130km/h as Cyclone Owen moves inland

UPDATE: Cyclone Owen weakens as it moves inland but still destructive wind gusts are hitting 130 km/h as flash flooding fears increase.

How to sell your home in a week

How to sell your home in a week

THESE are the Queensland suburbs where homes sold within a week in 2018. Find out why and how you can sell your home faster.

Police seek dashcam video after alleged abduction

Police seek dashcam video after alleged abduction

Police are calling for any dash-cam footage related to the alleged abduction of a seven-year-old girl at North Lakes.

Surprising porn habits of Australian women

Surprising porn habits of Australian women

Online porn site Pornhub has released its 2018 Year in Review, which reveals an unusual discovery about the porn habits of Australian women.

Prisoner’s odd last meal request

Prisoner’s odd last meal request

Many would choose something gourmet, but Jose Antonio Jimenez asked for a specific combination of comfort foods before he was executed.

Second lotto ‘winner’ cheated out of cash

Second lotto ‘winner’ cheated out of cash

A “winner” claims she missed out on a $350k scratchcard jackpot because of a “misprint” just days after lottery officials said another card was “doctored”.

Meghan, Harry release adorable photo

Meghan, Harry release adorable photo

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry have used a romantic, never seen before picture from their wedding reception for their official Christmas card.

Sneaky move that drains your battery

Sneaky move that drains your battery

Android phone owners have been warned to delete a bunch of apps that drain battery life — and could land you with a big phone bill.

CASH CRISIS: The country where money has no value

CASH CRISIS: The country where money has no value

As companies continue to pull out of this warring country and end their years of business, they’re paying their workers in everything but money.

George Pell admitted to hospital

George Pell admitted to hospital

Days after being removed from the Vatican’s inner circle of advisers, Cardinal George Pell has been admitted to hospital for knee surgery.

Easily the best movie Netflix has made

Easily the best movie Netflix has made

Netflix has a sketchy history with its original movies — some are good, some are terrible. This one is in a league of its own.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

STORM warnings were issued across the state and heavy rains affected several coastal areas ahead of a forecast wet weekend.

What’s happened to all the sharks?

What’s happened to all the sharks?

Shark populations along Australia’s eastern coast have plummeted in the past half century, and experts blame overfishing.

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Hearing the judge sentence her abuser to prison at Coffs District Court last week, Rachael* was relieved that after almost 20 years, justice was finally served.

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