National News

Sat 23 Feb 2019

One thing millionaires do to stay rich

One thing millionaires do to stay rich

New research shows wealthiest people in Australia are forking out big bucks to ensure they pay no tax. This is how they do it.

Aussie’s fall ‘triggered’ deadly avalanche

Aussie’s fall ‘triggered’ deadly avalanche

Horror new details have emerged about the death of a female Australian snowboarder in a “restricted” area of a Canadian ski resort.

China denies Aussie restrictions

China denies Aussie restrictions

China has denied reports that Australian coal imports have been banned, despite delayed shipments through key northern ports.

Tara Brown's mum yet to tell granddaughter about her murder

Tara Brown's mum yet to tell granddaughter about her murder

"As horrific as it's been I know the worst is yet to come - having to tell her what happened, reliving it and dealing with it all over again.”

'I made the choice no pregnant woman should have to face'

'I made the choice no pregnant woman should have to face'

A mother shares her agonising decision to terminate her pregnancy after a Down syndrome diagnosis, and why she wants you to hear her story.

In defence of the full bush

In defence of the full bush

Many men find Brazilian waxes erotic — but David Smiedt has written an open letter to women who think they have to shave to be sexy.

Junior sporting code costs compared

premium_icon Junior sporting code costs compared

The price of junior sport is leaving Queensland parents with empty pockets as fees for some of the most popular activities skyrocket into the thousands for some...

Cyclone Oma: ‘Double the size of Debbie’

Cyclone Oma: ‘Double the size of Debbie’

Experts warning Cyclone Oma is already “double the size of Debbie” — one of the most dangerous cyclones to ever form in Australia.

Is Donald Trump planning a trip to Australia?

Is Donald Trump planning a trip to Australia?

Donald Trump could be planning his first trip to Australia as US President as early as July, with the White House reportedly having “very advanced” security...

Oma veers away from Queensland coast

premium_icon Oma veers away from Queensland coast

Southeast Queensland looks to have dodged a bullet as Tropical Cyclone Oma swerves away from the continent but lifesavers remain on red alert as massive swells lash...

Landlord’s ‘creepy’ attack on sleeping mum

Landlord’s ‘creepy’ attack on sleeping mum

A British mum has shared the horrifying moment her obsessive, creepy landlord attacked her in the dead of the night as she slept.

Cops take legal action against their boss

premium_icon Cops take legal action against their boss

High-ranking police who say they are being unfairly knocked back for professional development courses have sensationally summonsed Commissioner Ian Stewart to court...

Sporting chance of Olympic success

premium_icon Sporting chance of Olympic success

A detailed study has concluded Queensland has a ‘compelling’ case to mount a bid for the 2032 Olympic Games, and our team of local experts agree.

Fri 22 Feb 2019

Ipswich fail reignites surface tensions

premium_icon Ipswich fail reignites surface tensions

TRAINERS and jockeys have demanded answers from QRIC and Racing Queensland after Friday’s Ipswich meeting was embarrassingly postponed.

New measles case: Woman who visited Sydney CBD diagnosed

New measles case: Woman who visited Sydney CBD diagnosed

NSW State health has issued a warning after a woman was diagnosed with the highly-contagious condition. Here's where she visited.

The downside of popular parenting hacks

premium_icon The downside of popular parenting hacks

EVERY parent has a hack, but there could be a downside to these creative, and sometimes wacky, methods of tricking our children, writes Susie O’Brien.

Fire destroys two homes: ‘They just lost everything’

premium_icon Fire destroys two homes: ‘They just lost everything’

A GOLD COAST woman was just around the corner getting her hair dyed when she realised her home was one of two destroyed in a devastating fire.

Meet the Queensland woman who teaches laughter

premium_icon Meet the Queensland woman who teaches laughter

WHEN we laugh – whether it’s because something is funny, or because we are doing a fake or intentional laugh – our brain doesn’t know the difference.

Aussie snowboarder killed in Canada

Aussie snowboarder killed in Canada

AN AUSTRALIAN snowboarder has died after being caught up in an avalanche in Canada together with a male companion.

New $20 note’s clever trick to foil counterfeiters

New $20 note’s clever trick to foil counterfeiters

Our new-look $20 note has been revealed today — and it includes a seriously slick feature that will make it near impossible to forge.

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