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Thu 17 Jan 2019

Why you’re not going to win the Powerball

Why you’re not going to win the Powerball

THEY say one ball can change it all, but to be honest, it probably won’t. Tonight’s $100 million Powerball jackpot is bound to leave you disappointed.

Dummy recalled over choking fears

Dummy recalled over choking fears

A POPULAR baby’s dummy has been recalled amid fears infants could choke on parts that could break off and become lodged in their throats.

Woman’s bizarre alleged Facebook scam exposed

Woman’s bizarre alleged Facebook scam exposed

WHEN a new mum was grilled over her apparent excessive use of painkillers, she realised she’d fallen victim to a scam — and she wasn’t the only one.

Accused husband killer to remain in jail

Accused husband killer to remain in jail

NATASHA Darcy, charged with murdering her farmer husband, sobbed as she was refused bail in the NSW Supreme Court.

Heatwave causing highway in NSW to melt

Heatwave causing highway in NSW to melt

THE heatwave gripping parts of Australia has reached such high temperatures roads are literally melting. But we’re still yet to reach peak heatwave.

Wawrinka letter reveals split among men's tennis elite

Wawrinka letter reveals split among men's tennis elite

Stan Wawrinka has penned a savage letter to the top factional powerbrokers of men’s tennis, including Novak Djokovic, scolding them over “crazy” rumours

REVEALED: The ten richest people in Australia

REVEALED: The ten richest people in Australia

THESE are the richest Aussies around and only one of them is rich enough to make the international top 100 list.

Survey reveals the distaste for American golfer Patrick Reed

Survey reveals the distaste for American golfer Patrick Reed

A new anonymous survey answered by players of the European Tour quantifies just how strong the distaste is for American Patrick Reed.

NEW DETAILS: Cops missed killer, girl by 20 seconds

NEW DETAILS: Cops missed killer, girl by 20 seconds

HAUNTING details have revealed how cops narrowly missed a kidnapped girl just seconds before they discovered her parents’ bodies.

‘Weird’ silence around Aussie detainee

‘Weird’ silence around Aussie detainee

FEARS for the Australian woman detained in Thailand have escalated, with friends saying they have not heard from her in 72 hours.

Why people are losing it over the new Gillette ad

Why people are losing it over the new Gillette ad

JUST days after Gillette’s ad criticising “toxic masculinity”, the world has imploded and furious men are calling for a boycott of the razor brand.

Man takes sleeping pill, proposes to girlfriend

Man takes sleeping pill, proposes to girlfriend

A MAN said he popped a quadruple dose of sleeping pills and woke up engaged. Oops.

Twist in viral Aus Open headband beef

Twist in viral Aus Open headband beef

ONE of the women involved in the extraordinary scrap over an Australian Open star’s sweaty headband has turn the petty squabble on its head

Car crashes into fast food restaurant

Car crashes into fast food restaurant

EMERGENCY services attended a crash when a driver hit a concrete pillar at a fast-food restaurant.

‘I saw MH370 crash like a broken kite’

‘I saw MH370 crash like a broken kite’

IT remains one of the greatest aviation mysteries of all time but now an Indonesian man has come forward saying he saw exactly where MH370 went down.

Extra drought funds available in Maranoa

Extra drought funds available in Maranoa

The Salvation Army, St Vincent de Paul and Rotary have been tasked to lend a helping hand.

Full list of QLD public holidays 2019

Full list of QLD public holidays 2019

IT’S back to work for most but lit’s never too late to plan your next getaway. Here are the key Queensland school and public holiday dates for 2019.

New access road to Pacific Highway to open tomorrow

New access road to Pacific Highway to open tomorrow

AS PART of the new Grafton bridge project, the new access road will open from the Pacific Highway to Iolanthe St

Is this the most deluded man on TV?

Is this the most deluded man on TV?

I’m A Celeb viewers could hardly believe their eyes and ears last night as model Justin Lacko opened up to his camp mates.

Socceroo reaches out as mental health message goes viral

Socceroo reaches out as mental health message goes viral

As the mental health support message behind his goal-scoring celebration goes viral, Socceroos star Awer Mabil hopes to one day link up with AFL star Majak Daw

FINA folds over threat to ban swimmers in rebel comp

FINA folds over threat to ban swimmers in rebel comp

A breakaway swimming league says there has been progress in talks with governing body FINA but an impasse remains.

Desperate woman cuts off $900k ring

Desperate woman cuts off $900k ring

An expectant mum was forced to take radical action when her finger became so swollen, her expensive diamond engagement ring threatened to cut off circulation.

Worst of the heat yet to come

Worst of the heat yet to come

Thought it was hot? Guess again. We’re about to reach peak heatwave. Relief is coming — but not for long.

Warner injures elbow in possible World Cup blow

Warner injures elbow in possible World Cup blow

Australia World Cup preparations have been dealt a blow with David Warner believed to have injured his elbow in the Bangladesh Premier League.

15 unluckiest people in Australia

15 unluckiest people in Australia

As anticipation ramps up for tonight’s $100 million Powerball draw, spare a thought for these unlucky Aussies who just missed out.

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