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Mon 23 Apr 2018

Story behind the Barnaby photo

Story behind the Barnaby photo

IT WAS the photo that led to the deputy prime minister’s downfall. The reporter behind the story has described the backlash.

Motorcyclist, 31, dies following police pursuit

Motorcyclist, 31, dies following police pursuit

A motorcyclist died in a crash after fleeing police at Ipswich

Regional prosecutors struggle under pressure

Regional prosecutors struggle under pressure

SPECIAL REPORT: Claims regional prosecutors are being stretched too thin in the face of overwhelming workloads

VIDEO: Aussies caught up in raid on illegal sex party

VIDEO: Aussies caught up in raid on illegal sex party

A SEX party at a Thai red light district hotel has been busted, with 11 men found semi-naked with young women in extraordinary footage.

Sex for rent: Seedy landlords exploit housing crisis

Sex for rent: Seedy landlords exploit housing crisis

A WOMAN was told she could live in this man's North Coast townhouse for free. But there was a major catch.

Deadly shooting by semi-naked gunman

Deadly shooting by semi-naked gunman

A MAN armed with a rifle has killed several people in a Nashville restaurant before fleeing the scene naked.

Spend money on veterans' health, not war memorials

Spend money on veterans' health, not war memorials

A former Army chief has called for the government to divert grant funds from multi-million dollar event commemorations to improving veterans' mental health.

Jealous woman attempted to gouge out man's eyes

Jealous woman attempted to gouge out man's eyes

A WOMAN jealous of a man flirting with other women at a house party set his hair on fire and then "tried to remove his eyes", a court was told.

‘Shocking’ eight-man brawl stuns footy

‘Shocking’ eight-man brawl stuns footy

POLICE are investing an ugly brawl during an AFL game on Saturday night that left footy fans scrambling for a place to hide.

Hidden camera found in Starbucks toilet

Hidden camera found in Starbucks toilet

A WOMAN using a Starbucks bathroom found a hidden camera taped inside, reportedly having dozens on videos and hours of footage recorded on it.

Mum’s incredible survival from killer flu

Mum’s incredible survival from killer flu

DOCTORS say they are close to creating a ‘super vaccine’ to combat the flu, as an Australian victim revealed the horror she faced as she came close to death, while...

Curious rule rich people swear by

Curious rule rich people swear by

THE reason you’re probably not living in a huge home overlooking the harbour is simple. You’re doing too much.

Barnaby: family jobs ban ‘insane’

Barnaby: family jobs ban ‘insane’

BARNABY Joyce reckons a ban on MPs employing family members is “insane”, labelling Canberra a “weird place”.

Turnbull changes tune on banks

Turnbull changes tune on banks

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has admitted it was a mistake not to launch a Royal Commission into banks years ago and flagged further reforms.

Stunning coast property sells to local for $1m+

Stunning coast property sells to local for $1m+

With 45 registered inspections of the house and international attention, the three level home set on half an acre gained a lot of attention.

Dead end defence: Bundy court slams man's traffic excuse

Dead end defence: Bundy court slams man's traffic excuse

THE law of averages was not on Kailen Derek Berthelsen's side when he tried to use the principle to explain his "extraordinary” traffic record.

LITTLE LACIE: Girl's mystery illness finally diagnosed

LITTLE LACIE: Girl's mystery illness finally diagnosed

IT'S been over four agonising months of waiting and hoping for answers and now, Lacie Christensen's family have been given a diagnosis.

Council seeks funding for $180m convention centre

Council seeks funding for $180m convention centre

FUNDING for a $180m Sunshine Coast Entertainment, Convention and Exhibition Centre in the Maroochydore SunCentral CBD is being sought.

The bizarre Coast council fines helping rake in $670k extra

The bizarre Coast council fines helping rake in $670k extra

Some of the weird fines that exist on the Sunshine Coast and which helped the council rake in an extra $674,449 over two years.

Million-dollar apartment bought off-plan for just $85k

Million-dollar apartment bought off-plan for just $85k

THE value of good design was shown to stand the test of time with the sale at auction of an apartment in Mooloolaba.

Been in a crash? Watch what you say on Facebook

Been in a crash? Watch what you say on Facebook

CRASH victims may have to watch what they say on social media as dodgy dealers zero in with an illegal practice that continues to flourish.

Aussies return reignites memories of tragic day

Aussies return reignites memories of tragic day

TIM Ryan admits the moment he heard the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships would return to Broadbeach, he phoned Matthew Barclay's father, Stephen.

The Coast area where it's almost impossible to get a rental

The Coast area where it's almost impossible to get a rental

ONE Sunshine Coast suburb holds the mantle for the tightest rental market in Queensland.

Jockey accused of throwing race vindicated after long fight

Jockey accused of throwing race vindicated after long fight

A SUNSHINE Coast jockey who was accused of throwing a race has finally found vindication in a 10-month battle to save her racing career.

OUR SAY: It's time to stamp out bullying for good

OUR SAY: It's time to stamp out bullying for good

Of course there needs to be space in all of our lives for constructive criticism and feedback.

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