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Sat 23 Jun 2018

17-year-old designer's blossoming business unearthed

17-year-old designer's blossoming business unearthed

KIARA-Bella Moore started her own clothing line and now is the proud owner of her own business.

Toowoomba Domino's store wins first State of Pizzas battle

Toowoomba Domino's store wins first State of Pizzas battle

FORGET the Maroons and the Blues; the real winner of the first State of Origin game this month was the Domino’s store at Westridge Shopping Centre.

Tweed panther spotted?

Tweed panther spotted?

Big cats have been the stuff of legend in Australia for decades.

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Great White Shark Greg Norman goes 'free willy'

Great White Shark Greg Norman goes 'free willy'

GREG Norman — the Great White Shark — has gone all Free Willy again, with the sexagenarian golfer enthusiastically getting his kit off.

'Vintage' plastic bags for sale for $5

'Vintage' plastic bags for sale for $5

IT seems one Queenslander has found a silver 'liner' to the plastic bag ban.

Priest slaps baby during baptism

Priest slaps baby during baptism

A DISTURBING video is causing outrage online as it appears to show a priest slapping a young child across the face while performing a baptism.

Frog given CPR after snake spits it out

Frog given CPR after snake spits it out

A FROG that was regurgitated after being eaten by a snake has been resuscitated by a Townsville wildlife lover.

Thu 21 Jun 2018

MAN TELLS: Call of nature saved me as car crashed into house

premium_icon MAN TELLS: Call of nature saved me as car crashed into house

IT WASN'T the neighbourly knock Carolyn and Darren Jacobsen are used to when neighbour John Ralston pops round.

WATCH: Kevin Bloody Wilson duets with country legend

WATCH: Kevin Bloody Wilson duets with country legend

He's known for his profanity-laden tunes, but did you know Kevin Bloody Wilson actually has a remarkable singing voice?

Terrifying moment bear climbs through kitchen window

Terrifying moment bear climbs through kitchen window

A COUPLE received an unexpected visitor when a roughly 7-foot, 136kg black bear entered their home through the kitchen window.

Why man bought tram on Gumtree for his backyard

premium_icon Why man bought tram on Gumtree for his backyard

WHEN Marty Dallafiore moved from Box Hill he wanted something to remind him of home. Nothing could be more Melbourne than what he did next.

Man’s cheeky RSVP to ex’s wedding

Man’s cheeky RSVP to ex’s wedding

ONE bride-to-be received an unexpected response from her ex-boyfriend after she sent him an invitation to her wedding.

Food giant sorry for ‘impregnation’ ad

Food giant sorry for ‘impregnation’ ad

BURGER King has been forced to scrap a bizarre World Cup campaign offering huge cash and free Whoppers for women to get clucky with World Cup stars.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Porn Free Toowoomba: Group installs new billboards

premium_icon Porn Free Toowoomba: Group installs new billboards

TOOWOOMBA anti-porn group City Women has launched a new advertising campaign in their City Free From Porn mission.

'Panther' on the prowl in southeast Queensland

'Panther' on the prowl in southeast Queensland

There are claims the monstrous feral feline dubbed the Glenwood Panther has emerged again.

Father's ashes found in supermarket's cottage cheese section

Father's ashes found in supermarket's cottage cheese section

"He would be cracking up [at this]. He liked playing tricks on people."

RUSH HOUR: Reporter groped during live cross

RUSH HOUR: Reporter groped during live cross

A STRANGER was caught brazenly grabbing a TV journalist’s chest and kissing her during a live broadcast from the World Cup.

Couple’s shameless mile high antics

Couple’s shameless mile high antics

HOW is this for in-flight entertainment? A couple on their way to Mexico filmed two passengers brazenly going at it in their seats behind them.

Legendary 'panther' terrorises Fraser Coast locals

premium_icon Legendary 'panther' terrorises Fraser Coast locals

'I don't run from anything, but I ran from it.'

Parents brawl at kids softball game

Parents brawl at kids softball game

A MASSIVE punch-up broke out between a group of spectators at a junior softball tournament in the US, leaving the teams banned from future events. See video here.

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