Queensland News

Fri 19 Jul 2019

Fans excited over ‘new-look’ Aldi item

Fans excited over ‘new-look’ Aldi item

The last time it was on sale, it sold out in a minute. Now the budget supermarket is bringing back this Special Buy with a chic makeover.

Qld to name, shame private aged-care homes

Qld to name, shame private aged-care homes

The Queensland government says it will name and shame private aged-care homes that don't publish their staffing ratios.

Man dies after crash at Little River

Man dies after crash at Little River

A man has died after being hit by a truck in Little River early this morning.

Bride dead in ‘sex game’ gone wrong

Bride dead in ‘sex game’ gone wrong

A man walked free from court after a judge ruled his new wife engaged willingly in the kinky sex game that brought her life to a sudden end.

Thu 18 Jul 2019

Police searching for missing 12yo girl

Police searching for missing 12yo girl

Police have put out a call to the public to help them find a 12-year-old Far North Queensland girl who has been missing for several days.

Clem 7 standoff ends after 7 hours

Clem 7 standoff ends after 7 hours

A man has been taken into police custody following a seven-hour stand-off on the roof of Brisbane’s Clem 7 road tunnel at Kangaroo Point.

‘Chilling’ moment at Trump rally

‘Chilling’ moment at Trump rally

The crowd’s reaction at Donald Trump’s rally has been described as “one of the most chilling and horrifying things” seen in politics.

$83,000 job no one wants

$83,000 job no one wants

Desperate employers are looking to overseas workers to fill these positions because young Aussies don’t want to get their “hands dirty”.

Girl fights off predator hiding in the bushes

Girl fights off predator hiding in the bushes

Queensland Police are hunting for a predator that lured a girl into some bushes in Townsville on Tuesday.

Children among injured when car hit train at level crossing

Children among injured when car hit train at level crossing

Children were among the injured in a crash between and car and a train this morning.

Tesla drivers conquer the Queensland outback

Tesla drivers conquer the Queensland outback

A couple from Melbourne has made the 4300 round trip to Birdsville and back, with stops throughout the southwest.

Miracle cure in Moscow is Amanda's last chance

Miracle cure in Moscow is Amanda's last chance

After battling MS for 34 years with no effective treatment in sight, Amanda Weyman-Jones is looking to Russia for a treatment which could give her life back.

Fears for missing woman and children

Fears for missing woman and children

Police hold serious concerns for a 40-year-old southeast Queensland woman and three young children who have been missing since July 11.

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

A simple question over where drivers are allowed to park their cars has sparked a debate, with many motorists disagreeing with the law.

Plan to make Mars habitable

Plan to make Mars habitable

Researchers say small "islands" sealed off under lightweight shields that mimic the Earth's greenhouse effect could make Mars habitable.

Man caught with $48k of cocaine under wig

Man caught with $48k of cocaine under wig

A Colombian drug smuggler has shown the world how not to smuggle drugs by using a seriously shoddy form of disguise.

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

8900 steps could delay Alzheimer's: Study

Researchers say walking 8900 steps a day can help protect against cognitive decline and brain tissue loss from Alzheimer's disease.

Dick Smith didn’t want $500k tax return

Dick Smith didn’t want $500k tax return

Outspoken millionaire Dick Smith received a $500,000 tax refund, but says he shouldn’t get the money because he’s already wealthy.

Hunt for man linked to alleged Qld murder

Hunt for man linked to alleged Qld murder

Detectives are searching for a man wanted in connection to the alleged murder of a man outside of Queensland pub.

Horror as tourist snaps neck on slide

Horror as tourist snaps neck on slide

The mother of a 23-year-old who broke his neck while on a waterside says she cannot watch the footage. WARNING: GRAPHIC.

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