KRISTIAN SILVA 12:00am Programming a knee-high robot to walk up to a plastic tree and pick a "cherry" dangling from a string is harder than it looks.
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Nicholas Kilvert 7:02pm Comedian Frank Woodley joins fellow stars Jon English, Simon Gallaher and Julie Anthony for Harvest Rain’s production of Spamalot, playing Thursday to Sunday at the QPAC Concert Hall.
NATALIE BOCHENSKI 7:17pm It took a treasure chest of money to get it here, but Disney's fifth Pirates of the Caribbean movie will be filmed in Australia.
5:28pm A court has found a massive chemical fire was mishandled by Queensland firefighters, but the state has avoided paying millions in compensation.
KRISTIAN SILVA 4:49pm Alleged bikie charged with attacking two women in home in city's south.
NATALIE BOCHENSKI 5:04pm Cabinet minister accuses Senator of being under Palmer's control.
KRISTIAN SILVA 3:46pm Two men are on the run from police, with officers in a helicopter trying to track the pair through the streets of Logan.
2:10pm Welcome to Brisbane Live, where you'll find rolling coverage of the news as it happens in Brisbane.
CAMERON ATFIELD 1:48pm The Queensland Liberal National Party government will lose one of its longest-serving members at the next state election after Gregory MP Vaughan Johnson announced his impending retirement from politics.
1:15pm Animal cruelty charges have been dropped in the case of a pig smuggled into the Gabba sports ground during the last Ashes series.
TONY MOORE 1:57pm A Queensland MP, Brisbane City councillor and a community representative have been dramatically locked out of Queensland's Executive Building when trying to lodge a petition.
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NATALIE BOCHENSKI 3:52pm The worst-kept secret in Australian showbiz has been confirmed, with the announcement that the fifth Pirates of the Caribbean film will be shot in the state in 2015.
MARISSA CALLIGEROS 8:42am Police believe Mark Spencer may have been victim of targeted attack.
MARISSA CALLIGEROS 9:06am A tense police standoff in central Queensland is in its ninth hour as officers try to negotiate with an armed man holed up inside a house.
KIM STEPHENS 5:08pm Government executives get generous performance sweeteners.
TONY MOORE 12:01am Architects to ask council to redraft a "fluffy cartoon" plan to develop South Brisbane.
CAMERON ATFIELD 12:00am Newly revealed figures have shown Queensland's prison officers are becoming increasingly outnumbered by a booming prisoner population, with the officer-to-prisoner ratio gap widening in the past year.
KRISTIAN SILVA 12:00am Police claim utensils and drugs found throughout unit.
NATALIE BOCHENSKI Construction giant Lend Lease believes it set a new record for apartment sales in Brisbane after 160 apartments in the Ekka redevelopment precinct were snapped up in just four hours.
AMY REMEIKIS Another day, another poll.
CAMERON ATFIELD An Australian soldier has been charged with the rape and sexual assault of a colleague while on a south-east Queensland military base.
AMY REMEIKIS Labor, Jeff Seeney isn't angry at you. Just disappointed.
KRISTIAN SILVA Prisoner found dead in cell of former Sir David Longlands Correctional Centre.
KRISTIAN SILVA Disgruntled father created websites claiming Gold Coast school principal was a "sexual predator".
MARISSA CALLIGEROS A hammerhead shark without fins has been found washed up on a far north Queensland beach.
Welcome to Brisbane Live, where you'll find rolling coverage of the news as it happens in Brisbane
MARISSA CALLIGEROS Baseball bat attack in Durack leaves man in hospital.
Nathan Paull Robina shopping centre shooter's fate remanded until November.
CAMERON ATFIELD Closures affect 159 jobs in Queensland and Western Australia.
A New Zealand man has been shot dead by police after brandishing and firing a handgun during a four-hour siege in Brisbane.
MARISSA CALLIGEROS Pensioners who rent in Brisbane are doing it so tough they cannot afford the basic standard of living.
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The "biggest film ever to be filmed in Australia", Pirates of the Caribbean 5 will generate $100 million in investment.
Three elected officials trying to lodge a petition on the South Brisbane draft plan are locked out of the Executive Building.
CCTV footage show the moment Mark Graham tried to murder Jacques Teamo by firing two shots at him in a busy Gold Coast shopping centre.
Police believe the bashing death of 37-year-old Mark Spencer at Coomera was "not a random event". Nine News
Boggo Road Gaol will become a "bustling retail, commercial and residential precinct" featuring 500 apartments.
Clive Palmer is "hell bent on revenge" by initiating an inquiry into the Queensland government.
A 37-year-old man is found dead on the back porch of his Coomera home early Wednesday morning.
Motorists no longer need to display a registration sticker from Wednesday, with charities offering to help remove the labels to raise funds.
A man shot dead by police at Inala reached "breaking point" after losing custody of his three-year-old daughter. Nine News
Polls show Campbell Newman is still the preferred Premier as he vows to "serve the people of Ashgrove". Nine News