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Mon 25 Mar 2019

‘It was not the right thing to do’: Egg Boy

‘It was not the right thing to do’: Egg Boy

THE teenager known as Egg Boy has said there was “no reason to physically attack anyone” ever but admitted the “egg has united people”.

$1.8m claim over ‘serial farter’

$1.8m claim over ‘serial farter’

A MAN alleges his supervisor’s actions amounted to a “complex conspiracy” to “marginalise him and terminate his employment”.

Adani fined over contaminated water release

premium_icon Adani fined over contaminated water release

ADANI has been fined thousands of dollars for breaching its environmental licence at the Abbot Point coal terminal during the February flood catastrophe.

Red tape change means mum now ‘doesn’t exist’

premium_icon Red tape change means mum now ‘doesn’t exist’

A SIMPLE change to a government process has seen a Queensland woman banned from working despite having lived in Australia for 30 years.

Tooth punctures on hip, buttocks after shark attack

premium_icon Tooth punctures on hip, buttocks after shark attack

"Right now the whole industry is having a "oh sh*t" moment. We're all just shattered."

Toddler and young child critical after near drownings

premium_icon Toddler and young child critical after near drownings

TWO toddlers have been rushed to hospital following an incident in a backyard pool north of Brisbane.

Boystown resident claims he woke to priest’s vile act

premium_icon Boystown resident claims he woke to priest’s vile act

A FORMER Catholic brother at a Queensland boys home has been accused of indecent treatment of a Boystown resident while on a week-long camp in 1986.

Footage a key part of hospital stabbing probe

premium_icon Footage a key part of hospital stabbing probe

FOOTAGE from newly introduced body worn cameras will play a key role in the investigation into prosecuting the man charged with stabbing two hospital staff.

$45m pub shamed into changing menu

$45m pub shamed into changing menu

A new $45 million pub has issued an apology over “discriminating” language on its menu which enraged people online.

One week until $2400 ‘lazy tax’ kicks in

One week until $2400 ‘lazy tax’ kicks in

On April 1, nearly half of Aussies will be in for a rude shock which could cost them thousands — unless they act now.

Drunk Holden motorist drove across Rocky on three wheels

premium_icon Drunk Holden motorist drove across Rocky on three wheels

A DRUNK motorist hit the gutter so hard his tyre, suspension and brakes came off the car, but that didn't stop him from driving on.

TRAVEL: Couple sells everything they own to live in a van

premium_icon TRAVEL: Couple sells everything they own to live in a van

The couple, both originally from Britain, met in Cairns about three years ago.

Why sex-offender register could do more harm than good

premium_icon Why sex-offender register could do more harm than good

They say the devil you know is better than the devil you don't, but when it comes to the subject of child abuse that couldn't be further from the truth.

Ardern: "This is a terrorist attack"

Ardern: "This is a terrorist attack"

JACINDA Ardern has revealed her reaction to finding out the perpetrator of the Christchurch attack was Australian in a candid interview that airs tonight.

Hero couple saves child from swollen Queensland river

premium_icon Hero couple saves child from swollen Queensland river

A BRAVE couple has risked their lives to help save a boy who almost drowned in North Queensland.

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