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Police charge teen accused of Logan child assault with multiple offences

Thu, 2017-10-19 09:13

A teenager charged over the assault of a six-year-old girl at Loganlea south of Brisbane will "vehemently" fight the charges against him, his lawyer says, after the accused faced a Beenleigh court.

Emotional reunion with wife for trawler capsize survivor in central Queensland

Thu, 2017-10-19 08:03

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone as specialist teams continue to search for his six missing crewmates.

Australia urged to stamp out farm workers trapped in 'modern slavery'

Thu, 2017-10-19 06:06

Horticulture is ripe for indebted labour akin to slavery, a Parliamentary Inquiry hears, where people are lured to Australia on false pretences for farm work.

These are the most annoying noises driving people mad

Thu, 2017-10-19 06:00

Loud noises driving you crazy? You don't have to suffer in silence, here's what you need to know if you want to raise your voice over that barking dog, out-of-hours construction work, and hoons.

Share economy rivers of gold could become more of a trickle, expert warns

Thu, 2017-10-19 05:53

Thousands of older Australians are plunging into the share economy to make easy extra money, but an expert warns that cash may soon be harder to grab.

Millions of dollars worth of crops lost as second deluge batters Bundaberg

Wed, 2017-10-18 16:49

Farmers say they've lost millions of dollars worth of crops in the second heavy rainfall event in as many weeks.

Wallabies trailblazer on rugby's Indigenous pride and poaching by rugby league

Wed, 2017-10-18 15:50

Lloyd McDermott was the first Indigenous person to represent Australia in rugby union, but says there would be more like him if not for rugby league's intervention.

Helicopter searches for six missing divers near Seventeen Seventy.

Wed, 2017-10-18 14:24
The weather is making the task of searching for the missing men difficult for helicopter crews.

Helicopter searches off the Queensland coast for six missing divers.

Wed, 2017-10-18 14:08
The weather is making the task of searching for the missing men difficult for helicopter crews.

Which state has the best drinking water in Australia?

Wed, 2017-10-18 13:41

A friendly competition run by the Water Industry Operators Association narrows down the best-tasting tap water in the country.

In the footsteps of Sir Harry, Light Horse legend

Wed, 2017-10-18 11:15

Sally Cripps grew up listening to tales about the exploits of her famous great-uncle, Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Chauvel, who fought at Gallipoli and became a legend of the Light Horse regiment.

Rain easing over north Queensland; severe weather warning cancelled

Wed, 2017-10-18 09:27

Rain is finally easing in northern and central Queensland after coastal areas north of Hervey Bay copped a battering, cutting the Bruce Highway and leaving several towns stranded.

Former teacher accused of slashing baby grandson to undergo medical assessment

Wed, 2017-10-18 08:03

A 64-year-old woman who allegedly slashed her grandson across the face and neck with a large knife will be medically assessed after facing a Brisbane court charged with attempted murder.

Grandmother to face court over attempted murder of 4mo boy

Wed, 2017-10-18 08:03

A 64-year-old woman who allegedly slashed her grandson across the face and neck with a large knife will face a Brisbane court today charged with attempted murder.

Street art festival transforms West End, gives back to homeless

Wed, 2017-10-18 08:00

Abstract murals, supersized portraits and vibrant panoramas are popping up around Brisbane amid preparations for a festival celebrating the city's street art talent.

Brazen theft and slaughter of $1,200 cow leaves Queensland grazier shocked

Wed, 2017-10-18 06:47

A Queensland grazier suspects his heifer was slaughtered for its meat, and was likely heaving in calf when it was killed.

'We need to stay positive': Wife of rescued fisherman hopeful missing men will be found

Wed, 2017-10-18 06:37

The wife of a man rescued from a trawler that sank off central Queensland on Monday night says she remains hopeful six men still missing will be found alive.

Missing trawler crew have 'best shot at survival due to experience'

Wed, 2017-10-18 06:37

Family members of trawler skipper Ben Leahy, feared dead along with five other men after the vessel sank off central Queensland, says if there had been a way to escape the sinking boat, he and his crew had the experience to do so.

Missing trawler crew have 'best shot at survival due to experience'

Wed, 2017-10-18 06:37

Family members of the skipper of a trawler that sank off central Queensland, Ben Leahy, says if there had been a way to escape the sinking boat, he and his crew had the experience to do so, and describe Mr Leahy as "safety conscious".

Search the list of Australia's Queen's Baton Relay bearers

Wed, 2017-10-18 06:03

Are you on the list joining thousands of bearers on the Australian leg of the Queen's Baton Relay?