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Up in the air: Historic Queensland building goes sky-high for new development

2 hours 14 min ago

A new Brisbane development has passers-by stopping in their tracks with a piece of Queensland history being raised high above street level.

Gold Coast cleans up after hail, heavy rain

5 hours 53 min ago

Energex crews work through the night to restore power to 13,500 homes and businesses affected by a line of storms which rolled through south-east Queensland yesterday afternoon and evening.

Man crushed by ride at school Christmas carols

8 hours 20 min ago

A school Christmas candlelight event ends in tragedy after a man is crushed to death while dismantling an amusement ride at Ipswich, west of Brisbane.

Police didn't have to shoot Troy Foster, mother says

Tue, 2014-12-09 21:03

A Gold Coast woman who watched police shoot her son dead says officers did not explore other options to deal with the situation.

Fatal police shootings spark call for more training

Tue, 2014-12-09 19:50

A recent spike in fatal police shootings has sparked a call by criminologists for a national review of police tactics and training.

Seeney orders removal of climate change references from council plan

Tue, 2014-12-09 16:02

Queensland's Deputy Premier intervenes to force the removal of all references to climate change-derived sea level rises from the regional plan of Moreton Bay Regional Council, a decision experts say could have wide ramifications.

Storm cells move across Brisbane, southern Gold Coast

Tue, 2014-12-09 14:53

Hail hits parts of southern Brisbane hours after a dangerous thunderstorm cell brings down trees and cuts power across Currumbin and Coolangatta on the Gold Coast.

Seven 'online predators' arrested in Queensland

Tue, 2014-12-09 14:48

Queensland Police arrest seven men for allegedly trying to procure sex from children over the internet.

Scathing report on project to replace the Sunlander train

Tue, 2014-12-09 13:17

Queensland Rail staff withheld the full cost of replacing the Sunlander train service and had fanciful hopes of it becoming a success, the state's Auditor-General finds.

Brisbane storms: What to do if your car is hail damaged

Tue, 2014-12-09 12:09

Recent storms throughout Brisbane have car owners confused about what constitutes a roadworthy vehicle after hail and storm damage.

P&Cs call on government to fund air conditioning

Tue, 2014-12-09 11:56

P&Cs Queensland says the state government should fund air conditioning for classrooms in state schools.

Abbott takes two on return as NSW dismiss QLD for 268

Tue, 2014-12-09 11:54

NSW paceman Sean Abbott took 2 for 53 in his return to cricket in the Sheffield Shield match against Queensland.

Queenslander risks death for killer Christmas light display

Tue, 2014-12-09 10:29

A Christmas fanatic in north Queensland takes his light display to the extreme by risking death to make it stand out.

Vintage TV collector channels the past

Tue, 2014-12-09 09:36

Toby Croce has been collecting vintage TVs and radios for four years, and his collection now numbers over 400 pieces.

Tasman Sea kayaker will not attempt trip again after vessel began to sink

Tue, 2014-12-09 07:23

The Gold Coast kayaker who had to be rescued just 12 hours into his paddle across the Tasman Sea after his homemade vessel began to sink says he will not attempt the trip again.

Police search for shooter after man shot in Hervey Bay

Tue, 2014-12-09 06:53

Police search for the person who shot a man on Queensland's Fraser Coast last night.

Police watchdog criticised for exceeding its powers in drugs probe

Tue, 2014-12-09 06:13

The NSW Police Integrity Commission has been heavily criticised in a court for exceeding its powers and there are calls for stronger scrutiny of the watchdog.

Man shot at Hervey Bay, taken to hospital in serious condition

Mon, 2014-12-08 21:28

A man suffers a gunshot wound in the southern Queensland coastal town of Hervey Bay.

Anti-CSG group angry Santos logo used on Qld police cars

Mon, 2014-12-08 20:07

A sponsorship deal between the Queensland Police Service and the oil and gas giant Santos has some conservationists seeing red.

Roar captain Smith wants move to Thai club

Mon, 2014-12-08 19:26

Brisbane Roar captain Matt Smith is hoping to secure a move to a Thai First Division club.