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Sun 16 Dec 2018

Man dies in raging floodwaters

Man dies in raging floodwaters

A man has died north of Townsville after being swept away in raging floodwaters in the wake of ex-tropical Cyclone Owen.

Why Cameron Bancroft agreed to cheat

Why Cameron Bancroft agreed to cheat

Steve Smith and David Warner have been clipped for forcing Cameron Bancroft into an impossible situation during the cheating scandal.

American road trip you need to take

American road trip you need to take

Forget Route 66 or the California coastline, this is the greatest United States travel secret you need to experience.

Unlikely relationship melts social media

Unlikely relationship melts social media

Everyone is getting emotional about this heartwarming tale about an improbable connection made by NBA legend Charles Barkley.

Malaysia furious at Oz stance on Israel

Malaysia furious at Oz stance on Israel

Malaysia has come out swinging in response to Australia’s move to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Labor promises new environment agency

Labor promises new environment agency

AUSTRALIA'S environment laws would be rewritten under an elected Labor government, which would also create a new national protection authority.

Ugly scenes at Gold Coast theme park

Ugly scenes at Gold Coast theme park

Distressed parents were forced to take their children from theme park shows after protesters refused to leave.

Making your passion pay off

Making your passion pay off

More than 80 per cent of Australians are interested; one in 10 is already doing it and modern communications have made it easier than ever: the side hustle

WEATHER UPDATE: Ex-tropical cyclone expected to fade out

WEATHER UPDATE: Ex-tropical cyclone expected to fade out

Ex-tropical cyclone Owen could reach the end of its life-cycle while approaching coastal waters this morning.

My meeting with a self-taught dominatrix

My meeting with a self-taught dominatrix

When Doug knocked on the door of an Australian dominatrix, he didn’t quite realise what he was getting himself into. Here’s what happened.

How ‘dodgy’ bosses are ripping you off

How ‘dodgy’ bosses are ripping you off

Australian bosses are “ripping off” their own employees, sneakily underpaying them by billions of dollars a year.

Why Aussie lives in NYC’s ‘saddest’ home

Why Aussie lives in NYC’s ‘saddest’ home

A floral designer from Melbourne unwittingly moved into a space so weird, local media named it “the saddest apartment in NYC”.

Story of Collette a true labour of love

Story of Collette a true labour of love

When Colette hits our screens it will mark almost 20 years since director Wash Westmoreland first dreamt of bringing the story to life

UN climate change talks end with deal

UN climate change talks end with deal

Almost 200 countries have put aside their political differences to agree on the rules for a landmark climate deal to prevent the impact of global warming.

Wild weather: We’re not out of the woods just yet

Wild weather: We’re not out of the woods just yet

Ex-tropical cyclone Owen has dumped torrential rain across the state’s far north, with heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms expected in the southeast.

Crocs are lurking in floodwaters

Crocs are lurking in floodwaters

A crocodile has been spotted close to a woman who was being rescued from floodwater, prompting warnings to watch out.

A booky Christmas

A booky Christmas

Being well read isn't about how many books you read, it's more about seeing how high you can stack them

Horror moment car rams a cyclist

Horror moment car rams a cyclist

DRIVERS are using more and more violent methods to get cyclists off the road.

$340 you’re sitting on without realising

$340 you’re sitting on without realising

There is $8 billion cash hidden throughout Australia — and you could be sitting on hundreds without knowing it. Here’s where to look.

Cricket money: The day that changed Symonds’ career

Cricket money: The day that changed Symonds’ career

The intense fallout from the infamous “Monkeygate” scandal was the beginning of the end for Andrew Symonds’ tumultuous career.

UFC decapitation: ‘The man has a family’

UFC decapitation: ‘The man has a family’

The UFC’s visit to Milwaukee has been a wild one so far — highlighted by this stand-up knockout that was tough to watch.

New cameras to nab texting drivers

New cameras to nab texting drivers

You may want to rethink texting while you drive, with new hi-tech cameras set to nab drivers on their mobile phones.

Trap for young players

Trap for young players

Carnivorous plants are easy to grow and seem to hold a particular attraction for inquisitive youngsters

Aftermath of ‘worst breakup text ever’

Aftermath of ‘worst breakup text ever’

When Julia wrote about the worst breakup text she’d received, she felt compelled to show the culprit her story. This is the aftermath.

When an Australian city went mad

When an Australian city went mad

The government wanted it forgotten, prohibiting the export of any newsreel footage of the anarchy, lest the rest of the world see our shame.

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