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Fri 22 Nov 2019

Judge awards Wagner brothers nearly $3.7m defamation payout

premium_icon Judge awards Wagner brothers nearly $3.7m defamation payout

THE Supreme Court of Queensland has awarded Denis, John, Neill and Joe Wagner a nearly $3.7 million defamation payout.

Police hunt for armed men after 'terrifying' hotel hold-up

premium_icon Police hunt for armed men after 'terrifying' hotel hold-up

Three armed men are still on the loose after a violent robbery at a Sunshine Coast hotel early this morning in which they held seven people at gunpoint.

Sharon Edwards murder trial: Jury delivers verdict

premium_icon Sharon Edwards murder trial: Jury delivers verdict

Jury returns to give verdict on Supreme Court murder trial of John Edwards in Coffs Harbour

How high-flying real estate agent ended up behind bars

premium_icon How high-flying real estate agent ended up behind bars

SHE was a high-flying luxury real estate agent in Byron Bay, with multi-million dollar properties on her books.

Thieves leave brazen note for their victims

Thieves leave brazen note for their victims

THIEVES who ransacked a community sport club, stripping the building of virtually anything of value left a bizarre note, claiming they "still have morals".

SHOCKING: Dog tethered to pole and left to die

premium_icon SHOCKING: Dog tethered to pole and left to die

A DOG has been left to die without water in the blistering heat on a lonely road.

Beautiful send-off to larger than life Coast man

premium_icon Beautiful send-off to larger than life Coast man

The mother and girlfriend of Sam Andrews have paid a beautiful tribute to their beloved son and boyfriend, who drowned in Darwin.

‘Childish’ driver in court for tantrum over spilt drink

premium_icon ‘Childish’ driver in court for tantrum over spilt drink

Magistrate: ‘In our society there’s no pill for stupidity, so you’re stuck with it’.

Man jailed after victim’s parents find shocking sex messages

premium_icon Man jailed after victim’s parents find shocking sex messages

Parents discover concerning message on their child's phone. They called the police and that's when things unravelled for Peter Alexander Thomas Mobbs.

Magistrate wants a supermarket pram ban to thwart thieves

premium_icon Magistrate wants a supermarket pram ban to thwart thieves

A magistrate has called for prams to be banned in supermarkets due to their continued use for stealing grocery items.

Thu 21 Nov 2019

Liar, liar, pants on hire! Drugs came with ‘borrowed’ undies

premium_icon Liar, liar, pants on hire! Drugs came with ‘borrowed’ undies

A man who was busted hiding ice in his underpants told police he didn’t know the pants contained the drugs, because he was only “borrowing” them.

Israel Folau trolled by Kiwi restaurant

Israel Folau trolled by Kiwi restaurant

A New Zealand restaurant visited by Israel Folau and his wife Maria has revealed he inadvertently donated to a pro-gay cause

Schoolies scare as croc shuts down beach

premium_icon Schoolies scare as croc shuts down beach

Airlie Beach Schoolies have been told to avoid the beach

‘I hit rock bottom’: Tradie's heartbreak turning point

premium_icon ‘I hit rock bottom’: Tradie's heartbreak turning point

"A lot of people in the mining and construction industry face the isolation of being stuck in the same place, doing the same job," he said.

Five ways to help during bushfires

premium_icon Five ways to help during bushfires

THERE are many ways to assist your community during natural disasters such as bushfires, floods and storms.

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