Latest state news
KIM STEPHENS 12:01am Cat Matson could be forgiven for feeling a little under pressure.
KRISTIAN SILVA 12:01am A day before Australia's first suicide bomber blew himself up in a Syrian city, his brother quietly slipped out of the Brisbane Airport bound for Dubai.
TONY MOORE 12:01am He loves golf and soccer, but his favourite sportsman is cricketer David Hussey. Meet Imaan Uzii Akbar.
PHIL LUTTON 12:00am Gold Coast chief executive Graham Annesley insists the Titans are going nowhere despite suggestions the club could be packed up and shifted an hour up the road should the NRL have to step in with financial support.
KIM STEPHENS 12:00am On Sunday, when Brisbane residents flock to the highly-anticipated opening of resurrected city icon Riverwalk, the man who made it all possible will be just a face in the crowd.
Jodi Panayatov 7:28pm In desperate need of ideas to keep the kids occupied during the school holidays? Find options that are both entertaining and educational in our handy guide.
Morgan Oss 6:09pm Red and yellow flags will fly along our coasts again from tomorrow as Surf Life Saving Queensland kicks off its 2014/15 patrol season.
5:54pm Stay in Brisbane for theatre, art and funky retro fairs, head to Toowoomba for the Carnival of Flowers, or cruise to the Gold Coast for swell sculptures and beach fun.
5:56pm Brisbane Times is teaming up with the Australian Museum in Sydney to fly one lucky person and their guest to see the new Aztecs exhibition, open until February 1 next year.
5:06pm Mr Gilmore said he understood a series of anti-terrorism raids in Queensland and NSW had left people frightened, but targeting innocent people was not the answer.
Miranda Forster 4:57pm Mother coerced her daughter with the promise of a McDonald's meal.
4:56pm The Foreign Investment Review Board has approved a Hong Kong billionaire's bid to own a casino in far north Queensland.
NATALIE BOCHENSKI 7:29pm Orlando reworks Virginia Woolf's gender-bending tale with results that are bound to divide opinions.
3:16pm A Rockhampton man accused of shooting at police during a car chase in central Queensland will spend a month behind bars until his next court appearance.
PHIL LUTTON 3:57pm The big game happens in just a matter of hours. Here's Phil Lutton's take on the key deciding points.
12:47pm Queensland's environment minister has accused conservation groups of "trashing" the state's reputation overseas.
Ed Jackson 12:44pm Gold Coast man remains on life support after brawl.
Amy Currie 12:47pm This premiere work from Motherboard productions has moments of beauty and excitement, but fails to engage a broad audience.
YASSMIN ABDEL-MAGIED 12:17pm We must ensure this evil doesn't turn us against our neighbours, but rather brings us together to realise that strength lies not in our differences, but in our unity
Elodie Boal 12:46pm A small cast achieves great heights in Point & Shoot, a new musical set in 2042 about a group of idealists trying to make a movie.
9:17am The new challenge for today is to come up with a headline about Darwin.
9:14am The new challenge for today is to come up with a headline about Darwin.
8:56am Search crews return alleged murder scene to search for missing body parts.
KRISTIAN SILVA 10:39am Dangerous Qld sex offender who removed tracking device arrested in NSW.
KIM STEPHENS After three controversial years in charge, the Melbourne-based Lost Dogs Home will soon relinquish control of Brisbane's two animal shelters.
TONY MOORE The terrorism group, Jabhat al-Nusra, which has come to the attention of Queenslanders in the past week is directly linked to al-Qaeda.
AMY REMEIKIS Government working hard to market power network plan as a lease rather than a sale.
BRISBANE, Sept 18 AAP - A gunman who allegedly fired shots at police hunting him and lit a bushfire has been arrested in Queensland.
Cameron Atfield and Amy Remeikis South-east Queensland became front and centre of fundamentalist terrorism fears on Thursday with raids, court appearances, revelations of a foiled attack and the departure of troops to the Middle East.
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Up to 900 people brave the cold night to queue outside the Brisbane CBD Apple store for the iPhone 6.
Wrap around advertisements on the Gold Coast light rail carriages block the view for passengers.
The LNP says the price of electricity is "not something we can interfere with" as it plans to lease out the state's electricity assets.
Logan book shop owner Omar Succarieh is refused bail, charged with providing funds to terrorist group Jabhat al-Nusra.
Police are "very well prepared" for this weekend's G20 finance ministers meeting in Cairns. Nine News
A Logan man may have been "contemplating on-shore terrorist action" as police avert a "tragedy" with raids across Brisbane and Sydney on Thursday. Nine News
Premier Campbell Newman says people should visit mosques on open days as a "gesture of good faith" at a time of "great peril for our country".
Alleged terrorists have become frustrated they "haven't been able to go" and support Islamic State fighters overseas".
The threat of violence on the streets against the public triggers the largest counter-terrorism operation in Australian history, authorities reveal in a joint Australian Federal Police, NSW Police press conference on Thursday.
Alleged terror cells in Sydney and Brisbane are "sending my blood cold" as they may have planned "beheadings and mass shootings".