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Iraq war veteran loses everything in Ipswich fire

An Iraq war veteran lost everything in a house fire on the weekend.

Easter stunner as Queensland celebrates

Natalie Bochenski Bathed in sunshine and chocolate, Queenslanders enjoyed a relaxed Easter Sunday.

'Upset' witnesses saw stabbing: Police

Natalie Bochenski A number of people witnessed a stabbing in far north Queensland, say police.

Pub riot in border town

Natalie Bochenski Police are investigating a riot in a tiny Queensland town on Saturday night.

Two suspicious deaths in FNQ

Natalie Bochenski Police are investigating the suspicious deaths of two women overnight.

230 Qld arrests in Operation Unite

Natalie Bochenski Police arrested 230 people across the state overnight as part of Operation Unite.

Fatal car crash in Logan

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Natalie Bochenski A man in his 50s has died in a Logan car crash.

PNG earthquake poses no tsunami risk to Queensland

Carteret Islands - 7 tiny atolls north of Bouganville are being consumed by sea swells and king tides, inundating fresh water suppliers and crops.  pic by Pip Starr. Copyright Tulele Peisa.  THE AGE 28th July 2009  story by Adam Morton

A strong 6.9-magnitude earthquake has struck off Papua New Guinea's Bougainville Island but there is no risk of a widespread tsunami, seismologists say.

Prince William and Duchess Catherine rock Brisbane

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One could have been forgiven for thinking One Direction was in town.

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Royal tour 2014: Prince William and Kate visit Brisbane and RAAF Base in Amberley

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Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Brisbane on their first official tour of Australia.

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Man surrenders after 12-hour Sunshine Coast siege

A man has surrendered to police after a 12-hour siege at a Sunshine Coast resort.

Easter crackdown off to busy start

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Cameron Atfield The annual Easter police road safety campaign and crackdown on drunken behaviour has begun in earnest, with more than 70 revellers arrested and 50 drink-drivers charged across Queensland.

Royal visit comes to Brisbane

William and Kate visit Manly Beach on Friday to view a surf life saving display.

Marissa Calligeros Prince William and his wife Kate are due to greet crowds in Brisbane on the fourth day of their 10-day Australian tour on Saturday.

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Escaped murderer seen in car: Queensland police

men who have escaped custody

A murderer and an armed robber who escaped from a low security jail near Rockhampton have been seen in a car.

Lighting upgrade needed at site of Kangaroo Point rape

The Kangaroo Point bikeway at Bright Street.

Marissa Calligeros A safety audit has found a $180,000 lighting upgrade is needed at a popular Brisbane bikeway where a woman was raped two months ago.

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Alleged drug syndicate continued work despite raid

Kristian Silva A Gold Coast drug syndicate wasn't fazed by police raiding one of its alleged safehouses, and reportedly continued to smuggle cannabis through commercial airports until it was shut down on Tuesday.

Cyclone Ita clean-up: Trio charged with looting in Ingham

Cooktown's West Coast Hotel shows the effects of Cyclone Ita.

Cameron Atfield Boys have been charged with looting after they allegedly burgled a flood-affected business in Ingham.

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Childers child 'abduction': man charged

Allegedly abducted child

Simon O'Brien Detectives have charged a man over the alleged abduction of a toddler in Childers.

Alexis Jeffery seen on CCTV hours before body was found

Alexis Jeffrey, 24, is captured on CCTV footage walking with a man through the streets of Goondiwindi.

Kristian Silva Person of interest seen in security footage walking with woman hours before her body was found by riverbank.

Missing twins 'seen' across Australia

Michael Watter with Isabella and Bronte Watter.

Kristian Silva Detectives search for Townsville twin sisters taken by their “fugitive” mother.