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Wed 17 Oct 2018

Campaign to bring home injured Queensland man

Campaign to bring home injured Queensland man

THE family of a Cairns man badly injured in a motorcycle crash in Vietnam are desperate to bring him home to Australia for his medical treatment.

Perfect draw keeps Spicer’s Cup dream alive

Perfect draw keeps Spicer’s Cup dream alive

WHEN Brad Spicer drew gate six for Caulfield Cup favourite Kings Will Dream, he said it was just part of a faultless preparation heading into Saturday's race.

Inside Hollywood’s most unconventional marriage

Inside Hollywood’s most unconventional marriage

THEY’VE been together for 20 long years, but this famous couple’s wild love life reads more like the plot of a kinky movie.

Kyrgios a hit with rival fans

Kyrgios a hit with rival fans

NICK Kyrgios was “surprised” to be cheered on by the home crowd as he beat Russian youngster Andrey Rublev in the Kremlin Cup first round.

The dog-mimicking magpie you need to hear to believe

The dog-mimicking magpie you need to hear to believe

WATCH THE VIDEO: A magpie caught on film mimicking a pet dog has created a nice change from the usual territorial bird renowned for swooping and attacking.

Crikey! Gruesome image wins Irwin praise in photo comp

Crikey! Gruesome image wins Irwin praise in photo comp

ROBERT Irwin son of Australia’s legendary crocodile hunter has been commended in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.

Minister’s ‘appalling’ swipe at poor country

Minister’s ‘appalling’ swipe at poor country

MINISTER Melissa Price has been accused of making “shocking” and “offensive” remarks to a visiting dignitary at a Canberra restaurant last night.

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

A WOMAN in her 20s has died after her car ran off the road and hit a tree on Bangalow Rd this afternoon.

Young Pope’s wonderball steals attention from Mennie haul

Young Pope’s wonderball steals attention from Mennie haul

FORGOTTEN Test paceman Joe Mennie cut through NSW in the Sheffield Shield clash in Adelaide But it was debutant spinner Lloyd Pope who stole the limelight.

Moloney’s shot at greatness

Moloney’s shot at greatness

UNDEFEATED Jason Moloney will attempt to join all-time Aussie greats Jeff Fenech and Lionel Rose as world bantamweight champion this weekend.

‘Shocked and embarrassed’: Meal turns awkward

‘Shocked and embarrassed’: Meal turns awkward

A FORMER world leader was dining at a Canberra restaurant last night when he met one of our government’s ministers. It reportedly got awkward fast.

Sydney coach confident despite injury setback

Sydney coach confident despite injury setback

STEVE Corica is exploring his options after losing Trent Buhagiar to a serious knee injury but the Sydney FC coach is confident in his squad.

Big problem with PM’s plan

Big problem with PM’s plan

AUSTRALIA runs the risk of creating countless “ghetto towns” if Scott Morrison’s plan to force migrants to live in rural and regional areas goes ahead.

Simmons can’t stop Boston beatdown

Simmons can’t stop Boston beatdown

THE new NBA season is upon us and one game in has told us two things: Ben Simmons is still extremely good at basketball and the Celtics are a genuine threat.

Incredible story behind Meghan’s QLD jeans

Incredible story behind Meghan’s QLD jeans

THE inspiring Queensland label saw a 1000% spike in traffic on their website after Meghan Markle stepped onto a Dubbo tarmac wearing one of their designs.

Beale wants indigenous jersey at World Cup

Beale wants indigenous jersey at World Cup

KURTLEY Beale says wearing the indigenous jersey at the World Cup could help galvanise the team for big games.

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

LAUGA speaks passionately in parliament on decriminalising abortion

YouTube suffers global outage

YouTube suffers global outage

THE world’s most popular video streaming service is experiencing a global outage. And people are not happy.

Broncos assistant backed for NRL role

Broncos assistant backed for NRL role

JOSH McGuire has backed Jason Demetriou to step up to a head NRL coaching role but insists the Broncos can’t lose regardless of who replaces Wayne Bennett.

China’s bizarre defence of ‘brainwashing’ camps

China’s bizarre defence of ‘brainwashing’ camps

A CHINESE governor has said controversial re-education camps are more like holiday resorts where wives “become more considerate” and life is “colourful”.

Favourites draw well in Caulfield Cup

Favourites draw well in Caulfield Cup

EARLY favourites Youngstar, Kings Will Dream and The Cliffsofmoher all enjoyed good luck in the barrier draw for Saturday's Caulfield Cup.

Dreamworld engineer’s emotional message

Dreamworld engineer’s emotional message

THE engineering supervisor who worked the day of the Dreamworld tragedy has addressed the victims families.

A-League stars in favourites stand-off

A-League stars in favourites stand-off

WITH the season set to start, A-League stars are split on who are title favourites. We spoke to a star from each club to find out who is the team to beat.

Quick-thinking student acknowledged for bravery

Quick-thinking student acknowledged for bravery

Kumbia State School Year 5 student James Whiteman went to school last Thursday thinking it was just going to be a day like any other.

Miracle cockatoo returns home

Miracle cockatoo returns home

Few struggled more so in last week's severe storms than Coolabunia dairy farmer Damien Tessmann and his unlikely feathered friend, Lazarus.

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