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Wed 18 Jul 2018

MOVIE REVIEW: Mamma Mia 2 a sentimental, if messy, sequel

MOVIE REVIEW: Mamma Mia 2 a sentimental, if messy, sequel

IT WILL make some cinema-goers cringe, but this musical time-jumper delivers just what ABBA fans want to see and hear.

Jail time due to court no show

Jail time due to court no show

A FORMER Kelsey Creek man will no longer have a choice about whether he attends court after he could not show cause for failing to attend his court date

Touching truth behind iconic Origin kiss

Touching truth behind iconic Origin kiss

THIS image sparked a storm last month. Now the footy players involved have revealed the heartfelt reason behind it, but also the ugly fallout.

Carnival highlights local spirit

Carnival highlights local spirit

IT WAS a tale of community spanning across the sea at the Hamilton Island State School athletics carnival last month

More sentences added will not affect parole date

More sentences added will not affect parole date

A WHITSUNDAY woman currently serving six-and-a-half years in prison for drug-related charges had two more jail sentences added.

Opening pushed back for Daydream Island

Opening pushed back for Daydream Island

THE opening date for the cyclone-ravaged Daydream Island has been pushed back from August until an unspecified date "later this year”.

Revolting behaviour just courting trouble

Revolting behaviour just courting trouble

MATTHEW William Beattie defecated in a police cell, attacked a mental health nurse and masturbated in a detainment facility

Terrifying video inside plane crash

Terrifying video inside plane crash

MOBILE phone footage has emerged from inside a vintage plane that crashed in South Africa leaving two Qantas pilots fighting for life.

Accused home invader: ‘I want to come home’

Accused home invader: ‘I want to come home’

A WOMAN with bikie links has cried “I want to come home” and “I love you” after being refused bail over an attempted murder charge.

Cool and foggy starts in Airlie Beach and Cannonvale

Cool and foggy starts in Airlie Beach and Cannonvale

CANNONVALE and Airlie Beach residents have woken to foggy mornings and a nip in the air this week.

Dashcam shows horror truck smash

Dashcam shows horror truck smash

A MOTORIST’S lucky escape has been caught on camera after a truck driver sped through an intersection and ploughed into a car.

The top outfit mistakes Aussie jobseekers make

The top outfit mistakes Aussie jobseekers make

THIS surprising item could cost you your dream job — but most jobseekers don’t even realising they’re making this major mistake.

BBL fixtures released: Christmas cricket looming

BBL fixtures released: Christmas cricket looming

CRICKET Australia has released the schedule for the monster 59-game Big Bash League season, with the Sixers and Thunder set for a Christmas Eve blockbuster.

Driver crashes one day old $500,000 McLaren 720S

Driver crashes one day old $500,000 McLaren 720S

A US man has destroyed his half-million dollar supercar only 24 hours after taking delivery.

Mortgage-free man charges partner rent

Mortgage-free man charges partner rent

THEY’VE been together for a decade and have a child, but this man still won’t let his struggling partner live with him for free.

Teen’s stunning $680k act of kindness

Teen’s stunning $680k act of kindness

MOST 19-year-olds flush with cash would be splashing out on partying and expensive luxuries — but Kylian Mbappe has a different idea.

WA murder accused: ‘He just spiralled and spiralled’

WA murder accused: ‘He just spiralled and spiralled’

THE father of a teenager accused of murdering his mother and two siblings has revealed son’s history of mental health problems.

Mother Teresa’s nuns in baby sale racket

Mother Teresa’s nuns in baby sale racket

MOTHER Teresa’s Roman Catholic order of nuns in India is under a microscope after it was discovered four babies in their care had been sold for about $1000 each.

The new world’s best airline revealed

The new world’s best airline revealed

IT WAS known as the Queen of the Skies before falling out of favour. But now this airline has beaten the likes of Qatar Airways and Emirates to be named world’s...

Simple test could save thousands of lives

Simple test could save thousands of lives

A WORLD-FIRST blood test has been invented by Australian doctors that could detect cancer, saving thousands who spend too much time in the sun.

Host slams claims that Ninja Warrior is ‘unfair’

Host slams claims that Ninja Warrior is ‘unfair’

BEN Fordham has hit back at some viewers who have slammed Australian Ninja Warrior for being unfair.

Heavyweights erupt as ‘Big Baby’ crashes AJ face-off

Heavyweights erupt as ‘Big Baby’ crashes AJ face-off

Anthony Joshua and gatecrashing Jarrell Miller have been separated during a fiery encounter in New York during Joshua and Alexander Povetkin's face-off

Destiny’s Child star in mental health facility

Destiny’s Child star in mental health facility

MICHELLE Williams has reportedly checked herself into a treatment facility outside Los Angeles as she battles with depression.

Seniors tick off 'bucket list' with VR technology

Seniors tick off 'bucket list' with VR technology

“My goodness.” “Oh, that’s beautiful.” The reactions of the elderly as they are taken on a journey to tick off some of their unfulfilled dreams are priceless.

Death row inmate’s last words

Death row inmate’s last words

HIS appeals exhausted, death row inmate Christopher Young left a final message to his victim’s family, then was killed by lethal injection.

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