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Tue 25 Sep 2018

Billy Slater to play in the NRL grand final

Billy Slater to play in the NRL grand final

BILLY Slater will play for the Melbourne Storm in this week’s NRL grand final after a tense wait before an NRL judiciary hearing.

Woman wins against ‘absurd’ IVF ban

Woman wins against ‘absurd’ IVF ban

A WOMAN who was told she needed her estranged husband’s permission to try and have a baby has won a landmark case.

Struggling farmer’s huge lottery win

Struggling farmer’s huge lottery win

TALK about drought relief. A struggling farmer 200kms north of Sydney has come up with the goods winning first prize in a mega jackpot draw.

Big banks ban super home loans

Big banks ban super home loans

AUSTRALIA'S big banks have announced a new ban on loans for self-managed super funds to buy property — but a list of smaller lenders expect to defy the move.

Baby’s bathtub death treated as ‘suspicious’

premium_icon Baby’s bathtub death treated as ‘suspicious’

POLICE are investigating the “suspicious” death of a baby boy believed to have drowned in a bathtub at a Queensland home. Police described the case as “serious and...

Dad’s chilling post hours before death

Dad’s chilling post hours before death

A MAN took to Facebook to share a disturbing message before being involved in a fatal skydiving accident with his fiancee in Queensland.

‘We made it uncool’: Plan to stop drug deaths

‘We made it uncool’: Plan to stop drug deaths

A FORMER top cop and leading drug expert have quashed arguments pill testing will give kids a green light to take illicit drugs.

‘My breast implant almost killed me’

‘My breast implant almost killed me’

JULIA Martin’s surgeon reinserted a used breast implant. Her next five years were horrific.

ISLAND GRABBING: China almost has Australia surrounded

ISLAND GRABBING: China almost has Australia surrounded

BEIJING’s island-grabbing campaign is getting close to home. It’s muscling in on tiny nations from the Indian to the Pacific Oceans. But Australia’s begun pushing...

Why you could earn money from your personal data

Why you could earn money from your personal data

AUSTRALIANS are being ripped off every single day — and most of us have absolutely no idea it’s happening.

House burned while fire trucks sat idle

House burned while fire trucks sat idle

Turf war between fire agencies has "left the community to suffer."

Woman’s absurd car park conduct

Woman’s absurd car park conduct

CAN you shotgun a parking space? This woman seems to think so — standing in a free spot at a shopping centre and refusing to move.

iPhone XS Max review: The price for a great photo?

iPhone XS Max review: The price for a great photo?

While the new iPhones come with a big price tag, when you consider what is under the hood, there will be plenty willing to fork out for one.

'Extremely lucky': Incredible survival story of fishermen

premium_icon 'Extremely lucky': Incredible survival story of fishermen

CLINGING to the hull of their capsized boat for more than 13 hours, the two fishermen made a decision that potentially saved their lives.

Push to legalise hunting in Queensland

premium_icon Push to legalise hunting in Queensland

THOUSANDS have signed a new petition to legislate the hunting of feral game in Queensland’s state forests.

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