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Wed 22 May 2019

$75k fine after circular saw incident

premium_icon $75k fine after circular saw incident

A company has been fined for failing in its duty to protect a young apprentice who received “significant lifelong injuries” while using a circular saw.

Accused car bomber given jail privileges

Accused car bomber given jail privileges

A young mum, accused alongside her boyfriend of stalking and intimidating a family before he blew up their car, has had a good day in court.

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

MILLION-dollar house prices in some suburbs have “no reason to exist” and could be facing a wipe-out of up to 85 per cent, according to an expert.

Alleged NDIS fraudsters splashed out on Porsche and Audis

premium_icon Alleged NDIS fraudsters splashed out on Porsche and Audis

POLICE have smashed what they claim was a brazen scam which exploited disabled people in Sydney to steal at least $1.1 million from the NDIS.

Terror accused joined police service

premium_icon Terror accused joined police service

THE brother of an Islamic State terrorist, now himself charged with terrorism offences, joined the Queensland Police Service in a major security breach.

Pair extradited over alleged toddler injury

premium_icon Pair extradited over alleged toddler injury

A MAN and woman have been extradited from QLD to NSW over catastrophic injuries to a toddler back in March.

Clues found in note among fatal plane crash wreckage

Clues found in note among fatal plane crash wreckage

A hand-written note found in the wreckage of a light aircraft has helped solve why a Queensland flight instructor and a student pilot crashed and died.

Male nurse barred from practising for six years

premium_icon Male nurse barred from practising for six years

He was found not guilty of sexual offences against women in three separate trials but this male nurse has been barred from applying for registration.

Injured worker receives super payment after 18-month ordeal

premium_icon Injured worker receives super payment after 18-month ordeal

His right arm was left severely damaged following a workplace accident in 2017.

Murder accused made call to Crime Stoppers, court hears

premium_icon Murder accused made call to Crime Stoppers, court hears

THE man accused of Alexis Jeffery's murder had made what he thought to be an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers accusing his sister and her partner of the crime.

Mum in suspected murder-suicide identified

premium_icon Mum in suspected murder-suicide identified

THE grim deaths of a mother and her two-year-old daughter are being treated as a murder-suicide, as police reveal their names.

Daughter pleads for mum’s ‘last hope’

premium_icon Daughter pleads for mum’s ‘last hope’

THIS Queensland woman has already beaten cancer, many times - this is her last hope and she needs your help.

School sued for alleged autism discrimination

premium_icon School sued for alleged autism discrimination

A Queensland mum is suing a private school for $120,000 alleging she and her autistic son were hurt and humiliated.

'Monster' NSW priest won't change: victims

'Monster' NSW priest won't change: victims

A former Catholic priest has been jailed for at least 14 months for the indecent assault of two young boys in the 1970s and 80s.

Meet Outback Truckers' new star

Meet Outback Truckers' new star

THE main suspect in getting Justin Harrison onto the latest TV series of Outback Truckers (7Plus, from May 28) is one of his children.

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