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Wed 21 Nov 2018

Alleged attacker’s sex rampage revealed

Alleged attacker’s sex rampage revealed

VICTIMS of alleged child dance hall attacker Anthony Sampieri have detailed his sexual rampage as allegations prompt calls for a review into parole.

Bali Nine smuggler Renae Lawrence released from jail

Bali Nine smuggler Renae Lawrence released from jail

THE Bali Nine drug mule has been released and she is due to head home to Australia imminently, where she may face more charges.

Broncos’ Christmas present to Souths

premium_icon Broncos’ Christmas present to Souths

BRISBANE powerbrokers are thrashing out a substantial severance package that would draw the curtains on Wayne Bennett’s legendary Broncos career.

Aussies love this ‘badass’ lawyer

Aussies love this ‘badass’ lawyer

She’s the tough-as-nails, no-nonsense “badass” leading the banking royal commission. And she’s fast becoming a social media sensation.

Morrison trashes new gender law

Morrison trashes new gender law

The PM has slammed a law allowing Tasmanians to opt out of having their child’s gender displayed on a birth certificate, calling the proposal “ridiculous”.

Student stabs girl in school toilet attack

premium_icon Student stabs girl in school toilet attack

A 14-YEAR-OLD Bundaberg girl who stabbed a student with a blade at school has been dealt with under the Youth Justice Act.

Patten promises plan to legalise cannabis

premium_icon Patten promises plan to legalise cannabis

VICTORIAN politican Fiona Patten helped establish the state's first injecting room and voluntary euthanasia scheme. Now she is focused on legalising cannabis.

Gang of Youths cancels Sydney show

Gang of Youths cancels Sydney show

AUSSIE rock band Gang of Youths has cancelled the first of six Sydney shows with fans learning last minute that tonight’s gig at the Enmore Theatre is off.

‘Sinkhole’ causes motorway pain

‘Sinkhole’ causes motorway pain

EMERGENCY roadworks have caused extensive delays on the Logan Motorway at Drewvale, southwest of Brisbane.

Banks warned: ‘Our economy will suffer’

Banks warned: ‘Our economy will suffer’

THE head of the Reserve Bank has issued a warning to Australia’s banks, saying their response to the royal commission could have dire consequences.

Star’s fury at man’s cancer comment

Star’s fury at man’s cancer comment

THE actor, who shaved her head for a movie role, has called out a rude passenger who thought he could “catch cancer” from sitting next to her.

Loophole giving child killers slap on the wrist

Loophole giving child killers slap on the wrist

DAYS after police investigated the death of two murdered babies, Queensland will finally introduce harsher penalties for child killers.

Are elite private schools unAustralian?

premium_icon Are elite private schools unAustralian?

The airs and graces Australians chose to leave in Britain have somehow followed us and embedded themselves in our education system, writes Margaret Wenham.

BREAKING: Council refuses solar farm plan

BREAKING: Council refuses solar farm plan

The proposed site is used for small-scale rural use, including cattle grazing.

Renae Lawrence hit with life travel ban

premium_icon Renae Lawrence hit with life travel ban

Bali Nine drug mule Renae Lawrence - expected to front a press conference shortly after her release from prison - told she can never return to Indonesia.

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