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Fri 5 Jun 2020

Family step closer to solving mystery NYE disappearance

premium_icon Family step closer to solving mystery NYE disappearance

The pain of losing Jayden Penno-Tompsett has never left his family, but a new development into the man’s disappearance leaves them with hope

Expectant dad’s tragic death shakes up small town

premium_icon Expectant dad’s tragic death shakes up small town

A 27-year-old man has been killed when his car crashed into cane fields just minutes from his home.

Supreme Court rules to stop Saturday protest

premium_icon Supreme Court rules to stop Saturday protest

Police Commissioner will apply to Supreme Court to stop Sydney protests slated for tomorrow in bid to make sure COVID-19 social distancing remains in force.

Straddie preview: jockey out to make most of second chances

Straddie preview: jockey out to make most of second chances

Tegan Harrison, a chance on Bam’s On Fire in a race she knows well, has unfinished business in the feature after her horror fall last year

‘Barking mad’: Host’s trainwreck interview

‘Barking mad’: Host’s trainwreck interview

TV host Piers Morgan’s interview with the personal lawyer to the US President devolved into an ugly — and very personal argument.

Journo’s eerily accurate predictions from 19 years ago

premium_icon Journo’s eerily accurate predictions from 19 years ago

WE’VE long heard about the decline of the print media but few predictions have been as jaw-droppingly accurate as one former journalist’s.

NBA star Patty Mills calls out Australia’s leaders

NBA star Patty Mills calls out Australia’s leaders

Australian NBA star Patty Mills has hit out at Australian leaders after calls were made for people not to attend a Black Lives Matter protest

Aussie reporter narrowly escapes croc attack

Aussie reporter narrowly escapes croc attack

A Darwin news reporter has revealed it’s true what they say about never smiling at a crocodile, narrowly escaping the reptile's jaws.

Phone call exposes husband’s secret life

Phone call exposes husband’s secret life

For six years Mary Turner Thomson was oblivious to her husband’s double identity – until a single phone call shattered everything.

‘Similar’ Aldi product baffles shoppers

‘Similar’ Aldi product baffles shoppers

With near-identical packaging many shoppers were convinced the two products were the same – and were less than impressed when they realised the truth.

Driver rams police car in Macca’s carpark to escape

premium_icon Driver rams police car in Macca’s carpark to escape

Nambour police are on the lookout for a green sedan with false plates after it rammed a police car twice in the McDonald’s carpark earlier today.

Revealed! Fans set for return to footy

premium_icon Revealed! Fans set for return to footy

A return to normal rugby league service could be on the cards in Round 5 with the state government allowing limited numbers of fans into corporate boxes at games

‘Ripped away in minutes’: Mum bares scars of fatal blaze

premium_icon ‘Ripped away in minutes’: Mum bares scars of fatal blaze

The mother of twin girls who died in a horror house fire in NSW’s south last month has revealed the scars she now carries from her attempts to save toddlers.

Year from Hell: 2020 repeats the worst crises of history

premium_icon Year from Hell: 2020 repeats the worst crises of history

In five short and terrible months, this year has seen a confluence of the worse crises of the past 100 years.

Murder case may be delayed by sheer number of witnesses

premium_icon Murder case may be delayed by sheer number of witnesses

The case of a homeless man accused of stomping a Queensland grandfather to death last year may be delayed due to the sheer volume of witnesses.

QUT scholarships halved due to COVID-19

premium_icon QUT scholarships halved due to COVID-19

One of the state’s most prestigious universities is asking for handouts to continue its scholarship programs, amid claims COVID-19 has affected its bottom line.

Premier’s warning to Black Lives Matter protesters

premium_icon Premier’s warning to Black Lives Matter protesters

As thousands of activists prepare to descend on Brisbane’s CBD for a Black Lives Matter protest, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has issued this warning.

Shock new allegations: ‘I was used by UQ’

premium_icon Shock new allegations: ‘I was used by UQ’

Just hours before the University of Queensland Senate meets to discuss student activist Drew Pavlou’s suspension.

AFL legend doubles down on friendly fire at club

AFL legend doubles down on friendly fire at club

Adelaide Crows icon Andrew McLeod rocked his former club with some blunt truths. Now he’s delivered another swipe

‘In for the kill’: Wombat terrorises family

‘In for the kill’: Wombat terrorises family

The family thought they were going to die until one of them remembered a trick from Steve Irwin.

Black Lives Matter protesters warned: 'One can infect 40'

premium_icon Black Lives Matter protesters warned: 'One can infect 40'

Brendan Murphy has warned Australians against taking part in the Black Lives Matter rallies saying large gatherings are “fundamentally dangerous”.

Lesbian affair fall out revealed on show

Lesbian affair fall out revealed on show

The fallout of an alleged lesbian affair between Denise Richards and Brandi Glanville is set to play out on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.

Huge chunk of land simply vanishes

Huge chunk of land simply vanishes

Startled resident manages to capture the moment a freak landslide drags several houses into the sea on the Norwegian coast.

Disturbing abuse inflicted through banks

Disturbing abuse inflicted through banks

The country’s major lenders are on the lookout after a horrific trend with “clear references to domestic and family violence” emerged.

‘Aussie’ cyclist assaults young girl

‘Aussie’ cyclist assaults young girl

WATCH: A girl who was putting up a sign to commemorate George Floyd’s death has been assaulted by a cyclist who had an “Aussie accent”.

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