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'It sounded like a man screaming': Man dies after being shot at home in Brisbane's south

Tue, 2019-04-16 06:36

Neighbours describe hearing a gunshot and a scream as a man was shot in the chest at a MacGregor home just before midnight. Police have established a crime scene and are hunting for the shooter.

Cattle, infrastructure losses worse than first thought for Qld livestock producers

Tue, 2019-04-16 06:28

Farm lobby AgForce says more than $800 million in sheep and cattle died during the worst floods seen for 50 years. In total, the damage bill could be pushing $2 billion.

Suburbs in the Dickson electorate

Tue, 2019-04-16 05:35
Drone vision of suburbs in the electorate of Dickson.

The suburbs north of Brisbane that could seal Peter Dutton's fate

Tue, 2019-04-16 05:35

Loved or loathed — Peter Dutton is battling to hold onto his seat of Dickson in what has become a deeply divided electorate with analysts saying the Home Affairs Minister is in the political "fight of his life".

Inglis leaves crater-sized hole in Maroons' star-studded backline

Mon, 2019-04-15 17:42

Greg Inglis's rugby league retirement brings down the curtain on a remarkable NRL and State of Origin career that will see him remembered as a legend of the game, writes Zane Bojack.

Father desperately seeking super to buy car for unexpected additions to family

Mon, 2019-04-15 12:47

The Brisbane man, who already has a teen and young triplets at home, had a vasectomy and was using contraception when his wife got pregnant with twins.

Clive Palmer said his payment announcement was about jobs not politics

Mon, 2019-04-15 11:43
Businessman and political aspirant Clive Palmer said his payment announcement was about jobs not politics.

Palmer vows to pay back millions to workers, dodges election bid questions

Mon, 2019-04-15 09:53

Businessman and political hopeful Clive Palmer announces plans to pay back "millions of dollars" in outstanding entitlements owed to hundreds of workers who lost their jobs when his Queensland nickel refinery went bust more than three years ago.

'I went off my brain': Man says he was threatened before house destroyed by fire

Mon, 2019-04-15 09:41

Police are investigating reports a man threatened a homeowner before his house, south of Brisbane, was destroyed by fire in the early hours of this morning.

Grandparents band together to ease the pain of family separation

Mon, 2019-04-15 06:36

A group of Queensland grandparents with limited or no access to their grandchildren have formed a support group to help members reconnect with their beloved family members.

Suns now 3-1 for the season with desperate win over Carlton as Saints beat Hawks

Sun, 2019-04-14 14:09

The Gold Coast Suns maintain their incredible start to the AFL season with a late scrambling win over Carlton, while St Kilda hangs on for a deserved victory over Hawthorn.

What happens when your favourite dog beach becomes too popular?

Sun, 2019-04-14 09:08

For many people living along coastal Australia, taking their dog for a beach walk is an important part of daily life, but on the Gold Coast the growing human and dog populations are causing problems on the sand.

Albert Hall may be no more but you can help its memory live on

Sun, 2019-04-14 09:00

Brisbane's Albert Hall may have paled in comparison to its famous London namesake, but one man is making it his mission to track down its secrets and stories.

Roosters crow loudest against Sharks while Manly, Rabbitohs bank wins

Sat, 2019-04-13 14:29

The Sydney Roosters are a class above the Cronulla Sharks, while there are wins for Manly and the Rabbitohs in Saturday's NRL action.

Derby becomes a war of attrition, but Eagles triumph in the end over Freo

Sat, 2019-04-13 13:20

It wasn't pretty, but the Eagles do enough to clinch an eighth straight Western Derby win over Fremantle, while North Melbourne, Richmond and Essendon all claim wins.

'That was an absolute debacle': Green slams referees after Macdonald injury

Sat, 2019-04-13 12:54

The NRL confirms it will investigate an incident in Friday night's clash between the North Queensland Cowboys and Melbourne Storm that saw the referees allow play to continue for more than half a minute with two Cowboys players down with serious injuries.

Officers force their way into the home the pair barricaded themselves in

Sat, 2019-04-13 11:51
Body-worn camera vision of police arresting a man and a woman allegedly responsible for a number of offences including assaulting a 69-year-old man at this Pallarenda home.

Man critically injured after samurai sword-wielding duo's alleged crime spree

Sat, 2019-04-13 10:14

A man and a woman are charged after allegedly stealing two cars, threatening residents with a samurai sword and violently assaulting a man in north Queensland.

Former prison guard accused of Spear Creek murders will fight the charges, lawyer says

Sat, 2019-04-13 09:10

Bruce John Preston is accused of murdering Karen Edwards, Tim Thomson and Gordon Twaddle, who were found shot dead in bushland near Mount Isa more than 40 years ago.