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Melbourne terror debate turns political

TwitterAs Victoria continues to reel from its third fatal street attack in less than two years, federal Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has apportioned blame to the state's judiciary. (function(d, s,...

Bird ready to deliver for Broncos: Gillett

TwitterOne week of NRL pre-season training has been enough to convince Matt Gillett that Jack Bird is finally ready to deliver for Brisbane in 2019. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Gillmeister axed as Maroons freshen up

TwitterQueensland coach Kevin Walters has reacted to a rare State of Origin series loss by axing long-serving Trevor Gillmeister and hiring some of the Maroons' biggest names. (function(d, s, id) (document,...

Death toll from US wildfires hits 31

TwitterHollywood celebrities have seen their homes multimillion dollar Malibu mansions by flames, while crews scouring debris from another wildfire hundreds of kilometres away have found six more bodies. (function(d, s, id)...

Barba unfazed by Holmes talk, wants No.1

TwitterAn older and wiser Ben Barba has backed himself to earn the North Queensland No.1 jersey in 2019 despite the Cowboys' pursuit of Cronulla fullback Valentine Holmes. (function(d, s, id) (document,...

Healy stars again in Aussie World T20 win

TwitterAlyssa Healy has whacked the fastest half-century in women's World Twenty20 history, as she helped Australia make light work of Ireland in Guyana. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Qld farm worker faces needles allegations

TwitterA former farm worker accused of contaminating strawberries with needles is due to face court after what Queensland police say is one of the most trying investigations they have conducted. (function(d,...

Health checklist launched for new parents

TwitterA new mental health checklist designed for mums and dads has been launched in a bid to help struggling Australian parents work out whether they have perinatal anxiety or depression. (function(d,...

Funds flow for Melbourne 'trolleyman' hero

TwitterMore than $114,000 has been raised for a brave homeless man in Melbourne dubbed "trolleyman" who helped police during the Bourke Street terror attack. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Qld cabinet considers mine rehab changes

TwitterChanges to proposed laws that would force miners to bear the cost of cleaning up retired mine sites will be considered by Queensland ministers on Monday. (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script',...