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Wed 20 Mar 2019

FOOTAGE: Emu at Bundy zoo attacked by trespassing prankster

premium_icon FOOTAGE: Emu at Bundy zoo attacked by trespassing prankster

AN EMU at Alexandra Park Zoo has been the target of a childish attack, with footage of a person trespassing into the animal's enclosure posted online.

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Passenger’s note stuns border control

Passenger’s note stuns border control

Customs officers have seen plenty of strange things at work but the contents of an envelope, including this handwritten letter, was on another level.

Chinese millionaires buy pigeon for $2m

Chinese millionaires buy pigeon for $2m

Sometimes you’re just born with a million-dollar talent. Other times you can go your whole life without realising your worth.

PM refuses to do deal with One Nation

PM refuses to do deal with One Nation

As anger towards Senator Fraser Anning intensifies after the Christchurch massacre, Scott Morrison is under pressure to punish One Nation.

Secret recordings found in Keli Lane child killer case

premium_icon Secret recordings found in Keli Lane child killer case

The existence of secret recordings of convicted child killer Keli Lane has been revealed for the first time, which were never aired at her murder trial.

Teacher feared $97,000 fake tax debt fine

premium_icon Teacher feared $97,000 fake tax debt fine

A TEACHER says the threat of a $97,000 fine, or arrest, had him thinking he needed to pay $7000 to the man on the other end of the phone.

Diet Coke’s fresh link to ‘dying young’

Diet Coke’s fresh link to ‘dying young’

For the second time in a month, experts are warning drinking diet soft drinks every day increases the risk of heart disease.

Husband killed for getting home late

premium_icon Husband killed for getting home late

A Brisbane businesswoman has confessed to killing her property consultant husband by throwing a knife at his chest during an argument.

RAPIST: 'It doesn't hurt that much, don't be a wuss'

premium_icon RAPIST: 'It doesn't hurt that much, don't be a wuss'

Fearing no-one would believe her, Zoe kept the abuse secret - initially unaware it was illegal. She has spoken out in the hope others will come forward.

BREAKING: Man extradited in cold case investigation

premium_icon BREAKING: Man extradited in cold case investigation

Billboard prompts extradition in Whitsunday cold case

Hospital shooting sparks calls for better prisoner treatment

premium_icon Hospital shooting sparks calls for better prisoner treatment

"DEEPLY saddened and upset” hospital workers are calling for better guidelines after a prisoner was fatally shot outside the emergency department.

Mum warns others after popular nappy 'burned' baby

premium_icon Mum warns others after popular nappy 'burned' baby

'If I was a cartoon character there would be smoke coming out of my ears': Mother

Subbies say QBCC should have acted earlier

premium_icon Subbies say QBCC should have acted earlier

Subbies want answers as to how scores of building companies secured QBCC licences

$200 kids' event an ‘absolute disgrace’

$200 kids' event an ‘absolute disgrace’

A SYDNEY mum who spent $200 on an immersive Willy Wonka-style experience for her children says the event was an “absolute disgrace”.

Warwick truckie 'fully supported' in wake of horror crash

premium_icon Warwick truckie 'fully supported' in wake of horror crash

A TRUCK driver is lucky to be alive after a doctor suspected of murder smashed into the front of his oncoming semi-trailer.

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