Queensland News

Fri 19 Apr 2019

‘My sisters are chained’: Chilling 911 call

‘My sisters are chained’: Chilling 911 call

The desperate 911 call made by the 17-year-old Turpin daughter that blew the lid off her parents’ horrible abuse has now been revealed.

Victim set alight in car, man charged

Victim set alight in car, man charged

A man is fighting for life in hospital and a man will appear in court charged with attempted murder after the victim was burned alive in a car last night.

Couple killed by tragic driving mistake

Couple killed by tragic driving mistake

Milly and Toby Savill were on holiday in Santorini when they tried to turn around their off-road buggy and made a horrible miscalculation.

Shocking shooting caught on camera

Shocking shooting caught on camera

A frightening video has been released of a masked man opening fire at another man in broad daylight outside his western Sydney home.

Car involved in fatal hit-and-run found abandoned in bush

Car involved in fatal hit-and-run found abandoned in bush

THE car involved in the fatal hit and run which killed one woman and left another man seriously injured has been found, but the driver has not yet come forward.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

They don’t have horns and tails. They look and act like you and me. Except for one key difference: they’re sexually attracted to children.

Weird things you can claim on travel insurance

Weird things you can claim on travel insurance

THERE are many bizarre mishaps that not only can go wrong on holiday but have gone wrong. But many Aussies don’t realise they can get their money back.

Australia's unemployment rate rises to 5 per cent

Australia's unemployment rate rises to 5 per cent

THE number of unemployed Australians increased by 17,100 in March, ABS figures released on Thursday show. Here's the state by state breakdown.

This Queensland castle could be yours

This Queensland castle could be yours

HOUSE hunters on the market for a castle would usually need to take their search to Europe. But this listing offers a taste of royal life in our own backyard.

Bundaberg Hospital employee tests positive to whooping cough

Bundaberg Hospital employee tests positive to whooping cough

Initial whooping cough symptoms are similar to an upper respiratory infection.

Truckie avoids smash after car's last minute lane change

Truckie avoids smash after car's last minute lane change

A TRUCKIE showed just how skilled a driver he was when he avoided a serious crash after a car driver cut in front of him at the last minute.

Truck driver stabbed in Hallam road rage

Truck driver stabbed in Hallam road rage

A truck driver has been stabbed after a car ramming in southeast Melbourne, with police releasing an image of a man wanted over the road rage fight.

Police declare emergency after truck rolls, leaking diesel

Police declare emergency after truck rolls, leaking diesel

An emergency situation has been declared by police after a truck rolled on the Bruce Highway, causing a leak.

Users report global Gmail outages

Users report global Gmail outages

Users in the US, UK, India, Singapore, Europe and Australia have reported issues using Gmail.

FOUND: Police locate Gympie kids missing more than a week

FOUND: Police locate Gympie kids missing more than a week

Children last seen on April 7 with their father.

Woman dies in low-speed crash on Easter holiday eve

Woman dies in low-speed crash on Easter holiday eve

UPDATE: A woman has died in a low-speed two-vehicle crash on James St early this morning.

Favourite hotel perk on the way out

Favourite hotel perk on the way out

It’s one of the first things we look for after checking into a hotel room. But their days could be numbered.

Crazy food trend that’s good for you

Crazy food trend that’s good for you

If you see this striking dish being served at your local cafe don’t panic — it’s meant to look that way. And it’s even good for you.

Sex act was ‘foreplay for death’

Sex act was ‘foreplay for death’

A prominent legal expert has called for strangulation to be banned, likening it to playing chicken on the road and serious domestic violence.

Charges loom for Prince crash victim

Charges loom for Prince crash victim

Emma Fairweather, the woman who suffered a broken arm after a traffic accident with Prince Philip, is now facing traffic charges.

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