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Tue 25 Feb 2020

The big danger facing local coral reefs

premium_icon The big danger facing local coral reefs

DIRECTOR of SCU’s Marine Ecology Research Centre said the current threat to the Great Barrier Reef extends to local ones.

Mon 24 Feb 2020

Caller’s shock admission live on air

Caller’s shock admission live on air

In the wake of the tragic deaths of Hannah Clarke and her three children, a man’s admission showed just how broken the system is.

How Quaden’s money will be spent

How Quaden’s money will be spent

So far more than 20,000 people have donated $700,000 — and counting. Here’s what will happen to the funds raised for Quaden Bayles.

Parliament’s call to action over ‘depraved act of evil’

premium_icon Parliament’s call to action over ‘depraved act of evil’

The “incomprehensible evil” murder of Brisbane’s Hannah Clarke and her children has been remembered in a moment’s silence in Parliament.

MAFS groom confirms secret sex scandal

MAFS groom confirms secret sex scandal

A sex scandal has erupted on MAFS, with two contestants delivering conflicting versions of their secret relationship on the show. WARNING: Spoilers

Arndt’s defence of killer dad proof she’s gone too far

premium_icon Arndt’s defence of killer dad proof she’s gone too far

Defending killer dad Rowan Baxter is reason enough to strip her of the honour, writes Susie O’Brien.

‘Angry kid’: Killer dad’s relatives speak

‘Angry kid’: Killer dad’s relatives speak

A cousin of killer dad Rowan Baxter says he was an “angry” child who showed signs of “cruelty”, but his aunt has defended him.

Woman says half-kilo of weed and seeds for ‘arthritic horse’

premium_icon Woman says half-kilo of weed and seeds for ‘arthritic horse’

The magistrate slammed the woman asking ‘are you a vet’?

Mum allegedly injected urine into daughter

Mum allegedly injected urine into daughter

A young girl was allegedly injected with urine and at other times doped with laxatives by her mother, a NSW District Court trial has been told.

Inquest bombshell: Dreamworld owner may face prosecution

premium_icon Inquest bombshell: Dreamworld owner may face prosecution

The Coroner has blasted Dreamworld and referred its parent company Ardent for investigation over the disaster saying there was a 'total failure'.

Fatal ride a "total failure" by Dreamworld, coronor finds

premium_icon Fatal ride a "total failure" by Dreamworld, coronor finds

Dreamworld’s handling of safety risks at the time of a horrific fatal ride tragedy was a “total failure”, a coroner has found.

Male violence is an endemic problem

Male violence is an endemic problem

More than half of women killed last year died at hands of partner or relative.

Holy shark: Man’s shock as ripper catch bitten off

premium_icon Holy shark: Man’s shock as ripper catch bitten off

A Bribie Island man got quite the shock when a “big ass shark” jumped out of the water and bit off a huge chunk of his prime catch. WARNING: Graphic

Bowen boat crash pre-inquest: conditions ‘near perfect’

premium_icon Bowen boat crash pre-inquest: conditions ‘near perfect’

Crew members of a vessel split in half after a collision will give evidence during the inquest into the death of their skipper, Innisfail's Martin Cunningham.

Hanson on killer dad: ‘These things happen’

Hanson on killer dad: ‘These things happen’

Pauline Hanson has called on Australians not to “bastardise all men” after Rowan Baxter burned his family to death, saying “these things happen”.

Gawn officially named new Demons skipper

premium_icon Gawn officially named new Demons skipper

All-Australian ruckman Max Gawn officially taking over from co-captains Nathan Jones and Jack Viney. See the new, and different, leadership group.

Smartphone obsession can turn deadly even on foot

Smartphone obsession can turn deadly even on foot

Pedestrians need to pay more attention to what’s around them.

'Total failure': Dreamworld findings revealed

'Total failure': Dreamworld findings revealed

Dreamworld’s handling of safety risks at the time of a fatal ride tragedy in 2016 was a “total failure”, a coroner has found.

Serious injuries: Man hit by car on Hwy to be airlifted

premium_icon Serious injuries: Man hit by car on Hwy to be airlifted

A QUEENSLAND Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirms a man hit by a car near Biloela has been rushed to Moura Hospital to be airlifted by a rescue helicopter.

Students injured in scaffolding collapse

Students injured in scaffolding collapse

At least nine teenagers have been rushed to hospital after scaffolding collapsed at a school in Sydney’s southwest.

Pop star fronts Rocky court on drink-driving charge

premium_icon Pop star fronts Rocky court on drink-driving charge

AN AUSTRALIAN pop star has fronted a Rockhampton court on a drink-driving charge.

Stores that could save David Jones

Stores that could save David Jones

The struggling department store giant has revealed a huge drop in profit – but a plan involving slashing stores could reverse its fortunes.

‘He can’t fight’: US hypetrain derailed

‘He can’t fight’: US hypetrain derailed

America wanted us to believe Deontay Wilder was the baddest man on the planet and this era’s Mike Tyson. He’s not even close.

Nine boss addresses Today disaster

Nine boss addresses Today disaster

Karl Stefanovic’s return to Today hasn’t helped the flailing show’s fortunes, with even more viewers deserting the seemingly sinking ship.

Lower 100km/h zones, drink drive limit on table for NSW

premium_icon Lower 100km/h zones, drink drive limit on table for NSW

A Towards Zero Road Safety Summit will be held as the state government grapples with ways to reduce road carnage including lowering the drink drive limit and the...

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