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Wed 5 Aug 2020

Virus spread fears as test wait times blow out

premium_icon Virus spread fears as test wait times blow out

Doctors are increasingly concerned that a blowout in the wait time for COVID-19 test results in Queensland is heightening the risk of people not properly isolating.

Australian reporter corners Donald Trump

Australian reporter corners Donald Trump

Donald Trump sat down for an interview with a widely respected Australian political reporter. It ended up being wild on many, many levels.

Worrying trend: Prepare for life without vaccine

Worrying trend: Prepare for life without vaccine

Australia needs to face up to an uncomfortable reality about a coronavirus vaccine and prepare for a life without one, say experts.

‘Sovereign citizen’ line infuriates cops

‘Sovereign citizen’ line infuriates cops

Some Victorians think they are beyond the law and are calling themselves “sovereign citizens”, with a move that’s infuriating police.

Tue 4 Aug 2020

‘Deadset joke’: QRL won’t let NRL sell game’s soul

premium_icon ‘Deadset joke’: QRL won’t let NRL sell game’s soul

QRL chairman Bruce Hatcher has slammed the concept of private equity in the NRL and insists his organisation will torpedo any attempt to sell off a stake in the code to...

Touching gesture amid Logan COVID panic

premium_icon Touching gesture amid Logan COVID panic

A Logan childcare worker has spent hours and hundreds of dollars making face masks to give away for free after she noticed fear following COVID-19 cases in the...

Woman handcuffed over skimpy bikini

Woman handcuffed over skimpy bikini

A woman was handcuffed and detained at a popular US beach after a “Karen” reported her revealing swimsuits to police.

Lisa’s blunt message to shoppers

Lisa’s blunt message to shoppers

The TV presenter has taken to social media to call out those not wearing a mask to Woolworths after the supermarket chain asked customers to cover up.

Boy allegedly brags about attack in texts

Boy allegedly brags about attack in texts

A schoolboy sent texts describing in “minute detail” the gruesome injuries of a stranger they allegedly bashed and stabbed, a court has heard.

Phone users avoid fine with loophole

Phone users avoid fine with loophole

One in ten people who have been caught using their phones while driving are going without being punished by using a legal loophole.

Queensland closes quarantine loophole

premium_icon Queensland closes quarantine loophole

Queensland has taken a tough stance to close the loophole allowing consular staff to bypass COVID-19 quarantine rules.

How many public servants got $1250 bonus

premium_icon How many public servants got $1250 bonus

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk had earlier this year refused to reveal publicly how many public servants she has paid a one-off $1250 bonus.

Michael Morgan is back for the Cowboys

premium_icon Michael Morgan is back for the Cowboys

RETURNING Cowboys star Michael Morgan will be a minute by minute proposition for Sunday’s clash against the Titans.

Broncos star Kotoni Staggs caught in revenge porn plot

premium_icon Broncos star Kotoni Staggs caught in revenge porn plot

The Brisbane Broncos have been rocked by a revenge porn scandal with superstar centre Kotoni Staggs the subject of an explicit video.

Cowboys bombshell: Current NRL coach applied for job

premium_icon Cowboys bombshell: Current NRL coach applied for job

A current NRL coach is at risk of being outed after secretly going behind the back of his club to potentially join the Cowboys.

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