Queensland News

Wed 17 Jul 2019

UberEats to fix ‘unfair’ contracts

UberEats to fix ‘unfair’ contracts

UberEats says it is changing its contracts with restaurants so they no longer shoulder the burden of refunds for dodgy deliveries.

Viral sensation ‘bagel guy’ cashing in

Viral sensation ‘bagel guy’ cashing in

He made worldwide headlines when he lost his mind inside a bagel store, now he’s channelling that anger into a pair of boxing gloves.

Area 51 to be ‘stormed’ by 1.4m people, live streamed

Area 51 to be ‘stormed’ by 1.4m people, live streamed

A live stream will be set up to capture the moment more than a million alien enthusiasts “storm” a base said to hide secrets on extraterrestrial life.

Republican support for Trump up

Republican support for Trump up

A new poll shows support for US President Donald Trump has increased slightly among Republicans after his recent racially charged tweets.

"Enough is enough": Impeachment move against Trump

"Enough is enough": Impeachment move against Trump

A Texan Democrat has introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump following his racist tweets over the weekend.

US House condemns Trump attacks

US House condemns Trump attacks

Four Republicans have joined every Democrat and an independent to rebuke the president for his tweetstorm against four minority Democratic congresswomen.

Stunning images of today’s lunar eclipse

Stunning images of today’s lunar eclipse

Fifty years after man landed on the Moon, Earthlings have been treated to a partial lunar eclipse. SEE THE PHOTOS.

Star ‘begged’ to dump allegedly abusive boyfriend

Star ‘begged’ to dump allegedly abusive boyfriend

The family of Nashville star Hayden Panettiere are reportedly pleading for her to dump her partner amid domestic violence fears.

Scientist run over by car and raped

Scientist run over by car and raped

Respected biologist Suzanne Eaton vanished during a conference on a Greek island. Now, gruesome details of her last moments have emerged.

Passenger’s ‘disgusting’ habit goes viral

Passenger’s ‘disgusting’ habit goes viral

A passenger has been shamed on social media after being filmed using his feet to scroll through movies while on-board a plane.

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Towns facing urgent ‘day zero’ crisis

Towns facing urgent ‘day zero’ crisis

AUSSIE communities are staring down the barrel of what authorities dub “day zero” — a crisis threatening lives and livelihoods.

Legal battle brewing over Bob Hawke’s will

Legal battle brewing over Bob Hawke’s will

The daughter of Bob Hawke is reportedly mounting a legal challenge against Blanche d’Alpuget over his will, two months after his death.

Vodafone to give some refunds, spared millions in fines

Vodafone to give some refunds, spared millions in fines

Vodafone has agreed to refund customers hit by charges from shady digital content operators but, unlike Optus and Telstra, wasn't fined $10 million over it.

Adani wanted names of CSIRO scientists

Adani wanted names of CSIRO scientists

Adani sought the names of scientists reviewing a plan for its Queensland coal mine because it feared the process might be 'hijacked by activists', emails show.

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Cladding fires: Industry demands states be pulled into line

Cladding fires: Industry demands states be pulled into line

INDUSTRY groups are calling on the Commonwealth to pull the states and territories into line over their response to combustible cladding on high rise buildings.

‘Mum cut my throat’: Toddler’s shocking family confession

‘Mum cut my throat’: Toddler’s shocking family confession

Susannah was just two when her mother gave her a bath, put her in a new pair of pyjamas and slashed her throat — but she survived. WARNING: Graphic

Sun 14 Jul 2019

Urgent search for 4 Gracemere children in stolen car

Urgent search for 4 Gracemere children in stolen car

The group took fishing rods, cash and one of the children left a note to his family indicating he was leaving.

Impossible: Astronomers left baffled

Impossible: Astronomers left baffled

Scientists have made a gobsmacking discovery of an object in a faraway galaxy that weighs 250 million times more than the Sun.

One million Aussies to get $800 bonus

One million Aussies to get $800 bonus

One million Aussies have scored an $800 cash bonus, with tax cuts to take effect immediately after the government bowed to political pressure.

Scandalous life of King’s mistress

Scandalous life of King’s mistress

A mock lesbian wedding, a threesome and a bitten appendage: this is the scandalous life of King Charles II’s favourite mistress.

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