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Fri 13 Dec 2019

Stripper gets two years jail over  meth syndicate

premium_icon Stripper gets two years jail over meth syndicate

A SINSATIONS stripper, who had a baby while in custody, will be jailed for two years for her involvement in a meth syndicate

Crash victim remembered as ‘beautiful kid’

premium_icon Crash victim remembered as ‘beautiful kid’

A young Queensland butcher killed in a crash on the way home from a pig hunting trip has been remembered as a “beautiful kid”.

Boy, 17, killed, 15yo girl airlifted in 'stolen car' crash

premium_icon Boy, 17, killed, 15yo girl airlifted in 'stolen car' crash

Police are investigating a fatal car crash overnight

Man ran for life screaming ‘don’t kill me’

premium_icon Man ran for life screaming ‘don’t kill me’

A man ran screaming “don’t kill me, I have kids” as his girlfriend’s estranged partner mowed him down.

Crackpot anti-vaxxers have no right to object

premium_icon Crackpot anti-vaxxers have no right to object

If you want to see what thumbing your nose at science looks like, Samoa is a miserable example. Absolutely nobody can contest vaccinating their kids anymore.

‘It was like our world was crumbling’

premium_icon ‘It was like our world was crumbling’

Tiny baby Madeline will spend her first Christmas in the hospital after being born months early. Now her mum Wendy has shared the family’s story.

Teaching girls STEM will boost Australia’s academic results

Teaching girls STEM will boost Australia’s academic results

If we don’t take Australia’s recent PISA results seriously we risk locking a future generation out of the workforce.

Inside Coast pensioner’s $500k house of horrors

premium_icon Inside Coast pensioner’s $500k house of horrors

A pensioner has sunk nearly $500,000 into a new home - only to be left with no kitchen, laundry or driveway. Now he’s sharing his house of horrors story as a...

If your Christmas tree isn’t up by now, it’s too late

premium_icon If your Christmas tree isn’t up by now, it’s too late

When it comes to busting out the box of tinsel and finding the shining star each festive season, anything goes.

Westpac backflips on Christmas party ban

premium_icon Westpac backflips on Christmas party ban

Westpac has overturned a decision to cancel staff Christmas parties amid the ongoing child sex exploitation scandal.

Captain’s message to devastated cruise passengers

premium_icon Captain’s message to devastated cruise passengers

Passengers on the Ovation of the Seas have been informed of their revised itinerary by the ship’s captain in a statement after the “terrible event” in New Zealand.

Melrose Place cast reunites 20 years on

Melrose Place cast reunites 20 years on

The stars of Melrose Place are back together 20 years after the show ended and they had a message for troubled co-star Heather Locklear.

Royal sympathises with Meghan’s ‘pain’

Royal sympathises with Meghan’s ‘pain’

A member of the royal family has leapt to the defence of Meghan Markle, saying what the embattled Duchess is going through is “hard”.

Fatal island’s volcano site ‘not our responsibility’

premium_icon Fatal island’s volcano site ‘not our responsibility’

As public grief turns to anger over the White Island volcano eruption, all levels of New Zealand government have wiped their hands clean of any culpability.

Meet the woman taking her mum overseas to die

premium_icon Meet the woman taking her mum overseas to die

"SHE called me and said she wanted to end her life... of course I was very conflicted and upset".

Queen’s whopping annual Christmas gift bill

Queen’s whopping annual Christmas gift bill

Thought your Christmas gift list was hefty this year? Try being the Queen of England.

Risks too ‘significant’ to give stabbing accused bail

premium_icon Risks too ‘significant’ to give stabbing accused bail

A WOMAN charged with stabbing a North Coast school teacher will spend Christmas in prison.

Bikie facing alleged drug supply, sexual assault charges

premium_icon Bikie facing alleged drug supply, sexual assault charges

THE 40-year-old man, who allegedly has links to The Iron Horsemen gang, had his matter mentioned in Lismore Local Court.

10 years of alleged rapes and assaults horror

premium_icon 10 years of alleged rapes and assaults horror

A MAN accused of a rape allegation described as the worst kind inflicted on his partner of 12 years sought bail after being injured in prison by a 200kg crate.

$201m lotto-winning tradie’s stingy act

$201m lotto-winning tradie’s stingy act

He scored a life-changing pile of cash just weeks ago – but builder Steve Thomson has just pulled one surprisingly cheapskate move.

‘Ashamed’: Woman’s foul-mouthed tirade in emergency dept

premium_icon ‘Ashamed’: Woman’s foul-mouthed tirade in emergency dept

A WOMAN launched a tirade of abuse towards police after they took her to hospital.

Teacher’s aide sacked over sick sex acts

Teacher’s aide sacked over sick sex acts

A female teaching assistant has lost her job and been arrested after a video allegedly showed her engaging in sex with two teen students.

DNA twist in jogger abduction mystery

DNA twist in jogger abduction mystery

A DNA technique that identified the Golden State Killer could solve one of the world’s most baffling kidnap cases, says a forensic scientist.

Trump slams ‘ridiculous’ Greta honour

Trump slams ‘ridiculous’ Greta honour

Donald Trump lashed out at Greta Thunberg after the 16-year-old beat him to be named Person of the Year but she had a hilarious response.

Freakish prediction in 81-year Aussie first

Freakish prediction in 81-year Aussie first

Australia was hoping Steve Smith would be the man the nation could rely on but the most unlikely star has taken the mantle — and run with it.

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