Queensland News

Sun 25 Aug 2019

Australian mobile boss lashes out at $179 rival

Australian mobile boss lashes out at $179 rival

A phone company has launched an extraordinary attack on a rival selling potentially dangerous cheap handsets, but the competitor says the concerns are “untrue”.

‘Psychotic bad guy’ to walk free

‘Psychotic bad guy’ to walk free

Michael Guider, a man described by one abuse victim as having “tentacles with insidious reach”, could soon be back on the streets.

Man dies from vaping in ‘world first’

Man dies from vaping in ‘world first’

A patient who developed lung disease after vaping has died in a “world first”, as fears grow about the safety of e-cigarettes.

Sat 24 Aug 2019

Scandalous naked man leads police on a three-hour chase

Scandalous naked man leads police on a three-hour chase

THE bare buttocks of a 25-year-old man will remain engrained in the memories of police officers after he went on a naked jaunt through the town.

Bloodbath after Trump’s China demand

Bloodbath after Trump’s China demand

Donald Trump has launched a Twitter tirade declaring a trade war with China and accusing it of ‘taking advantage’.

11 days that destroyed Miley and Liam

11 days that destroyed Miley and Liam

Less than a fortnight after a statement hinted at a reunion, Liam Hemsworth abruptly filed for divorce from Miley Cyrus. Here’s why he snapped.

Billionaire David Koch dead at 79

Billionaire David Koch dead at 79

Billionaire businessman David Koch, the 11th richest person in the world and a prominent Republican Party donor, has died.

‘Should be ashamed’: England explodes

‘Should be ashamed’: England explodes

England cricket suffered through one of its darkest days and the country was quick to savage the team that failed so miserably against Australia.

Fri 23 Aug 2019

ABC planning talent shake-up

ABC planning talent shake-up

The ABC is pushing a major change that could have wide reaching ramifications for other Australian companies.

Adani to help triple coal exports to India

Adani to help triple coal exports to India

A new report has flagged Indian-owned coal mines as a way to send more of the resource to India, saying the Adani project could triple current exports.

HUGE BANK TRAP: The $6k trick you don't want to fall for

HUGE BANK TRAP: The $6k trick you don't want to fall for

Banks are offering fixed rate home loans at under 3 per cent, hoping to dazzle customers — but there’s something they’re not telling you.

Club with ‘paedo’ link at Tyrrell inquest

Club with ‘paedo’ link at Tyrrell inquest

A local club that had a convicted paedophile as a member is under the microscope today at the William Tyrrell inquest.

'Unusual': Female shooter at large

'Unusual': Female shooter at large

At least four people have been shot in downtown Los Angeles by a woman wielding a gun.

Pete Evans weighs in on vegan parents

Pete Evans weighs in on vegan parents

Celebrity chef Pete Evans is speaking out after a Sydney couple was charged with the cruel malnourishment of their baby girl on a vegan diet.

‘Get woke go broke’: Gillette backflips

‘Get woke go broke’: Gillette backflips

Gillette says it is “shifting the spotlight from social issues” after an ad about “toxic masculinity” caused a customer backlash.

Thu 22 Aug 2019

Cheaper gas prices expected next year

Cheaper gas prices expected next year

A new report by the competition watchdog forecasts good news for gas prices and supplies in 2020.

‘Leave us alone’: Father bashed with bat

‘Leave us alone’: Father bashed with bat

A man suffered a fractured skull when he was allegedly attacked by twins, one wielding a baseball bat. The altercation involved the man’s daughters.

Monster waves, damaging winds batter Australia

Monster waves, damaging winds batter Australia

Massive waves will pound the east coast today as a 2000km-long front of gales smashes Australia, to be followed by an “exceptionally cold night”.

‘Outrage’ at the story the world ignored

‘Outrage’ at the story the world ignored

When a fire destroyed the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, the world knew in three minutes. But this most recent disaster has divided the internet.

Ergon Energy linesmen restore power to 1700 homes

Ergon Energy linesmen restore power to 1700 homes

MORE than 1700 homes and businesses in Toowoomba lost power this morning after a transformer exploded.

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