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Sat 26 May 2018

Giant croc stalks truckies

Giant croc stalks truckies

ONLY the watchful eye of Marty O'Brien and his mates prevented them from becoming a potential meal for a saltwater crocodile.

Baby cot recall from national retailer

Baby cot recall from national retailer

A BABY cot is being recalled by a major retailer after they found there is a risk of injury from the product.

Pound fees too much for kids to get back their beloved cat

Pound fees too much for kids to get back their beloved cat

A COAST family longing for its feline friend says a hefty fee is frustrating their reunification.

18yo to stand trial for cab driver bashing, $10K transfer

18yo to stand trial for cab driver bashing, $10K transfer

The teenager was refused bail over the alleged bashing of a taxi driver and the attempted theft of more than $10,000 from his bank account.

Fri 25 May 2018

'My daughter was 16 months old when a stroke changed her life'

'My daughter was 16 months old when a stroke changed her...

"I associated stroke with older people, but Lilly was just 16 months old when a stroke changed her life - and ours - unexpectedly."

VIDEO: Near miss infuriates merging commuter

VIDEO: Near miss infuriates merging commuter

DOES your blood boil when motorists ignore the 'zipper' rule?

Meanest mum on the street, or expert parent?

Meanest mum on the street, or expert parent?

Old fashioned Emu Parade dished out to discipline teen.

Boy’s hilarious note to police officer

Boy’s hilarious note to police officer

POLICE officers were so tickled by a 10-year-old boy’s handwritten thank you letter that they decided to share it on social media.

Breaking Bad star’s glorious Twitter gaffe

Breaking Bad star’s glorious Twitter gaffe

Dean Norris’ peculiar tweet has sent social media into meltdown. This is why we need to monitor our parents with technology, people.

Australian grandma sentenced to death

Australian grandma sentenced to...

A SYDNEY grandmother has been sentenced to death by hanging in Malaysia after an appeal court unanimously overturned her earlier acquittal on drug smuggling charges.

Thu 24 May 2018

AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

Cramped? Loud? Boring? What drives us mad when we're travelling through the skies?

Aussies' concern for environment on the rise

Aussies' concern for environment on the rise

A NEW report has found Australians' concern about the state of the country's environment is rising, with four out of five people saying we should "act now".

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

UPDATE: A second man who was subject to a large-scale cross-border police manhunt has been arrested.

Sad details emerge about man who died in Yeppoon cliff fall

Sad details emerge about man who died in Yeppoon cliff fall

PHOTOS: Police have provided more information into the incident

Wed 23 May 2018

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

ONE of the two wanted fugitives has been caught after an exhaustive manhunt near the New South Wales and Queensland border.

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