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Thu 16 Aug 2018

Aussie caught sneaking Mexican into United States

Aussie caught sneaking Mexican into United States

AN AUSTRALIAN woman faces five years behind bars after coming up with a plan to sneak her Mexican boyfriend across the border and into the US.

Coles Little Shop madness not over yet

Coles Little Shop madness not over yet

BRACE yourselves: Coles has just announced new details about the rarest mini collectables item.

What we know about Westminster suspect

What we know about Westminster suspect

A SUDANESE immigrant believed to be behind London’s latest terror attack was a “shy” Celine Dion-loving British national whose family was recently left...

Armed robbery hunt

premium_icon Armed robbery hunt

A hooded gunman has robbed a Glebe convenience store by daylight.

What's on the big screen this week

What's on the big screen this week

SPIKE Lee returns with plenty to say about Donald Trump's America and Jason Statham battles a prehistoric monster in The Meg.

Meghan’s dad in bizarre new business

Meghan’s dad in bizarre new business

Samantha Markle says her dad is starting an odd new venture as reports suggest her sister Meghan had issues with Thomas Markle at her first wedding.

Reef fishers fail to reel in poaching

premium_icon Reef fishers fail to reel in poaching

Renewed calls to report any suspected illegal activity, following new research showing many reef fishers witness poaching but do nothing about it.

Priest accused of sex abuse was a 'role model', court told

premium_icon Priest accused of sex abuse was a 'role model', court told

Catholic priest is on trial accused of sexual abuse of children in the 1980s

'No fault' law could be the answer to rural health problem

premium_icon 'No fault' law could be the answer to rural health problem

Peak Queensland health body recommends introducing new legislation

Mystery pooper is school chief

Mystery pooper is school chief

A SCHOOL official earning a six-figure salary has been unmasked as the mystery pooper who defecated on a high school campus “on a daily basis”.

Missing dad found with new wife

Missing dad found with new wife

A BRITISH father reported missing by his partner of nearly three decades has surfaced in the United States married to another woman.

Prison fail: Witness put in cell with alleged killer, bashed

premium_icon Prison fail: Witness put in cell with alleged killer, bashed

A MAJOR gangland murder hearing is delayed. The key informant was “bashed, bruised and battered” after a jailhouse bungle meant he was placed in wrong cell.

MPs slam $200m taxpayer grants to power company

premium_icon MPs slam $200m taxpayer grants to power company

POWER company AGL – enemy No.1 for some Turnbull Government MPs for “green extremes” – has been blasted for receiving grants to build renewable projects.

Awake during brain op, but not sick enough for Centrelink?

premium_icon Awake during brain op, but not sick enough for Centrelink?

This man hopes after having open brain surgery, Centrelink will hear his plea and grant him a disability pension.

Woman fined thousands after drunken car crash in Warwick

premium_icon Woman fined thousands after drunken car crash in Warwick

A 24-YEAR-OLD was more than four times the legal limit when she got behind the wheel after a night out.

Mother of two donating income to struggling farmers

premium_icon Mother of two donating income to struggling farmers

TOUCHED by tragic stories of drought-affected farmers, a Warwick photographer and past farm girl is dipping into her earnings to help those in need.

BAD ROMANCE: Lovestruck residents pawns in money laundering

premium_icon BAD ROMANCE: Lovestruck residents pawns in money laundering

WARWICK residents are being lured into online relationships that cost thousands and put them at risk of going to jail... and some still won't admit it's a lie.

Labor candidate for Hinkler announced

premium_icon Labor candidate for Hinkler announced

A JOURNEY from teaching to politics was not one Richard Pascoe had originally imagined for himself.

Masterchef serving up Ipswich to the state

premium_icon Masterchef serving up Ipswich to the state

Even in the middle of winter Ipswich's own gourmet ice cream shop is as popular as ever

A Place to Call Home's final season a fitting farewell

A Place to Call Home's final season a fitting farewell

Star Noni Hazlehurst reflects on saying goodbye, again, to the hit show which explores the cultural shifts of post-war Australia.

Iron-clad decision as states join to avoid fire disaster

premium_icon Iron-clad decision as states join to avoid fire disaster

ALL building cladding materials must be permanently marked with an Australian Standard in future to help prevent tragedies like London's Grenfell Tower blaze.

Nurse sues hospital for $1m over ‘career-ending’ injury

premium_icon Nurse sues hospital for $1m over ‘career-ending’ injury

A nurse who allegedly suffered career-ending injuries trying to restrain a panicked patient is suing the hospital she was employed at for almost $1 million.

Charles may have another name when king

Charles may have another name when king

THE Queen’s former press secretary says Prince Charles may not be known as King Charles III when he ascends to the throne, but may instead opt for one of these...

Councillor defends exclusive club membership

premium_icon Councillor defends exclusive club membership

Paul Tully has defended having a council-owned company pay for club memberships, despite cancelling his own because it was “never of any benefit”.

US water bombers arrive in two weeks for summer

US water bombers arrive in two weeks for summer

FIREYS battled fires this week without two of the service’s greatest weapons. The two huge US water bombers are leased each September.

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