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Leo DeMarco said he heard the shots fired and ran out to see what had happened.

Sun, 2018-02-25 15:05
Witnesses say the fatal shooting of a man by Queensland Police happened very quickly.

Acting Chief Superintendent Mick Niland said the man was "enraged" and known to police.

Sun, 2018-02-25 14:34
A man has died in hospital after being shot by police who were attending a disturbance at a house in the eastern Brisbane suburb of Wakerley.

Police fatally shoot man allegedly trying to break into Brisbane home

Sun, 2018-02-25 11:51

Residents inside a home in the eastern Brisbane suburb of Wakerley "were in fear of their lives" as an "enraged" armed man tried to break into the home, police say.

Man critically injured in road rage attack

Sun, 2018-02-25 09:51

A 29-year-old man who survived a stabbing attack last year has been left for dead on the side of the M1 motorway, south of Brisbane, after being attacked in a road rage incident by up to 13 people.

One disaster to the next, a slice of Queensland paradise becomes a nightmare

Sun, 2018-02-25 08:04

A two-bedroom apartment at this residential resort in North Queensland that sold for $565,000 in 2007, last year went for less than $170,000.

How to turn your hobby into a side hustle

Sun, 2018-02-25 08:00

Ever considered making your hobby something more that could earn you extra cash? Here's what you need to know.

Retired city chefs cooking up a storm on rural station

Sun, 2018-02-25 05:03

When Brisbane chefs Anita and Jens Steffen chucked in retirement for the cook's job on a rural station in Queensland's Gulf country, their friends thought they were crazy — but the pair have never looked back.

Family, friends of trawler Dianne crew gather for Bundaberg memorial

Sat, 2018-02-24 13:51

Six men who died when the trawler Dianne sank off the central Queensland coast have been remembered at a private memorial in Bundaberg held alongside the salvaged fishing boat.

Where have all the insects gone? Scientists perplexed by population decline

Sat, 2018-02-24 11:38

A global crash in insect populations finds its way to Australia, with entomologists across the country reporting lower than average numbers of wild insects.

Queensland weather: More rain on the way, disaster package announced

Sat, 2018-02-24 11:16
A state and federal government disaster package will be set up for central Queensland communities pounded by storms this week, with the damage bill potentially reaching $1 million.

When music makes the heart grow younger

Sat, 2018-02-24 09:29

Community orchestras are helping older Australians learn new skills and remain active and engaged in the community.

Detectives search for missing man across 4,000km

Sat, 2018-02-24 09:26

The answer behind the disappearance of 55-year-old Dean Patrick White lies somewhere between country Western Australia, regional Victoria and the outskirts of Brisbane.

Illegal mobile boosters causing dangerous drop-outs in outback

Sat, 2018-02-24 09:25

As residents of outback Queensland scramble for reliable telecommunications, illegal mobile phone coverage boosters have been blamed for a spate of service outages.

Brisbane, these are your most annoying qualities

Sat, 2018-02-24 08:17

The awful humidity, seemingly endless traffic jams, and even our fashion sense. There's a lot bugging comedian Mark Lombard about Brisbane, and you're going to hear all about it.

Major problems force Brisbane rain radar offline during string of stormy days

Sat, 2018-02-24 06:18

One of Brisbane's go-to websites for when it's raining is offline after returning incomplete scans, and won't be up and running until technicians can travel from Germany to fix it.

A month's rainfall in a day — south-east Queensland cleans up as rain eases

Sat, 2018-02-24 05:12

After more than a day of heavy rain, the weather bureau cancels all severe weather warnings for south-east Queensland. Meanwhile, communities hit by cyclone-like conditions on Tuesday will receive government assistance.

Flood warnings and rescues as Queensland's deluge continues

Sat, 2018-02-24 05:12

A man and woman were swept 200 metres downstream and had to cling to trees for safety before being rescued by swift water teams north-west of Brisbane overnight, as the weather bureau warns the heavy rain will continue into the morning.

Man jumps for joy in the Brisbane rain

Fri, 2018-02-23 17:40
A man dances and jumps for joy in the heavy Brisbane rain.

Eight people rescued as heavy rain hits Queensland

Fri, 2018-02-23 17:26

Torrential rain causes flooding across south-east Queensland, prompting swift water rescues and warnings ahead of more heavy falls expected this weekend.

Man who caused road rage death jailed for six years

Fri, 2018-02-23 15:43

A New Zealand man who punched a motorist who fell in into the path of an oncoming garbage truck on the Gateway Motorway in Brisbane is sentenced to six-and-a-half years in prison.