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Fri 24 Jan 2020

Woman 'petrified' before partner was killed

Woman 'petrified' before partner was killed

A Perth woman on trial for manslaughter after fatally stabbing her de facto says she feared for her own and her parents' lives as he violently attacked them.

Hilarious detail in model’s selfie

Hilarious detail in model’s selfie

Aussie supermodel Nicole Trunfio recently wowed thousands on Instagram with a stunning pregnancy snap – one that includes an unexpected detail.

Million-dollar lawsuit over checkout slip-up

premium_icon Million-dollar lawsuit over checkout slip-up

A man, 72, claims his life has completely changed since he slipt on spilt milky liquid while walking through a store checkout. He is suing for over $1 million.

Celeste Barber’s funds start flowing to firies

premium_icon Celeste Barber’s funds start flowing to firies

Celeste Barber’s record-breaking $52 million bushfire fundraising has started to flow to the NSW RFS. But distributing the money has become a “complex issue”.

Grim find pushes bushfire death toll to 33

premium_icon Grim find pushes bushfire death toll to 33

The national death toll from this season’s unprecedented fires has now climbed to 33 after police confirmed the discovery of human remains in a burnt-out house.

Weird spot this snake slithered out of

premium_icon Weird spot this snake slithered out of

A snake catcher was confronted with an unusual job, after an adventurous tree snake decided to go hunting in a tight spot and became the prey instead.

WIN keeping regions in news cycle

premium_icon WIN keeping regions in news cycle

Regional Australia will be at the forefront of the news agenda when Sky News on WIN debuts its new program line-up next week.

Old police report behind fresh bid for bail

premium_icon Old police report behind fresh bid for bail

Lawyers for a man accused of the 1978 Spear Creek triple murder have argued he should be released on bail because of what a cop wrote in a report 40 years ago.

‘The problem is young people don’t know it’s a crime’

premium_icon ‘The problem is young people don’t know it’s a crime’

A judge has expressed her dismay that Queensland’s youth don’t seem to be getting the message that sexting is a crime.

Mum jailed for $2M fake will rip-off

premium_icon Mum jailed for $2M fake will rip-off

A 65-year-old woman will spend two years behind bars after she defrauded a widow of $140,000 and changed her will to gain a $2 million hinterland estate.

Woman's serious facial injuries after horse kick

premium_icon Woman's serious facial injuries after horse kick

Third serious incident CQ Rescue has attended involving animals this month

LIST: The worst roads undergoing upgrades this year

premium_icon LIST: The worst roads undergoing upgrades this year

HERE’s the list of dodgy roads the transport department will be fixing in our region this year. Is your most frequently-used road one of them?

Breaking: Man suffers drug overdose at Correctional Centre

premium_icon Breaking: Man suffers drug overdose at Correctional Centre

A QAS crew is attending Capricorn Correctional Centre.

Legal high left woman ‘paralysed’

Legal high left woman ‘paralysed’

A heavily tattooed Brisbane woman claims inhaling whipped cream chargers filled with nitrous oxide left her “paralysed from the waist down”.

Police watch “burnt out” chef deal meth

premium_icon Police watch “burnt out” chef deal meth

A “burnt out” chef told a court he wasn’t a drug dealer after police officers watched him deal methamphetamine.

‘Cruel’ way royal family failed Meghan

‘Cruel’ way royal family failed Meghan

Six weeks after her fairytale royal wedding, the Queen asked Meghan to do something Kate was protected from for nearly a decade.

Full list: $23b in state road upgrades for 2020

premium_icon Full list: $23b in state road upgrades for 2020

In what’s being touted as the biggest year of roads spending in the state’s history, $23 billion is being spent on upgrades. SEE THE FULL LIST OF ROADS

Words that made Ash Barty ‘tear up’

Words that made Ash Barty ‘tear up’

Aussie Ash Barty has opened up on the moment she was made to “tear up” by a possible Australian Open opponent after a gripping victory

Retiring Open champion Wozniacki breaks down after loss

Retiring Open champion Wozniacki breaks down after loss

Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki broke down in tears on court on Friday after her career ended in cruel heartbreak

WATCH: Keeping tabs on ‘Amy’ the tiger shark at Lady Elliot

premium_icon WATCH: Keeping tabs on ‘Amy’ the tiger shark at Lady Elliot

WHAT’S 3.5m long, more than 250kg and is being tracked off the coast of Lady Elliot Island?

AFL star Nic Naitanui calls for Australia Day date change

AFL star Nic Naitanui calls for Australia Day date change

West Coast Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui is calling on Western Australia to lead the charge in changing the date of Australia Day

READER POLL: Should there be more RBTs our roads?

READER POLL: Should there be more RBTs our roads?

Do you think there should be more random breath tests on our roads?

Thieves steal military badges, jewellery and underwear

premium_icon Thieves steal military badges, jewellery and underwear

THE Holden used in an attempted armed robbery on Wednesday is believed to have also served as the getaway vehicle in a brazen daylight burglary.

Woman told off for ‘racist’ bus rant

Woman told off for ‘racist’ bus rant

A woman on a bus has been screamed down by fellow passengers who called her “racist” after she told them to speak to each other in English.

Hay bale scammer took $40K from ‘desperate’ farmers

premium_icon Hay bale scammer took $40K from ‘desperate’ farmers

A 27-year-old man who advertised discounted hay bales on social media but never delivered to desperate farmers after being paid is likely to be jailed.

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