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'Suspicious' powder at Brisbane Supreme Court a drug

Kristian Silva Police and fire crews have left Brisbane's Supreme Court after rushing to the discovery of suspicious white powder in the toilets.

So drunk an ambulance was called: 'I'd had a really bad week'

Amy Remeikis A man who assaulted a paramedic who was trying to help him told a Brisbane Magistrates Court he'd had a "really bad week" when the incident occurred.

Man bitten by police dog in Anthea Mari arrest

Norman Park mother Anthea Mari.

Kristian Silva A man arrested over the suspected murder of Norman Park mother Anthea Mari was bitten by a police dog and hospitalised, following a tip-off of his whereabouts from the public.

Police arrest man wanted for questioning over Anthea Mari death

Norman Park mother Anthea Mari.

Kristian Silva Police have reportedly arrested a Gold Coast man wanted for questioning over the death of a mother on Brisbane's eastside.

Taxis in bid for failing bus routes

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Cameron Atfield Taxis could be fitted with Go Card readers and replace unprofitable bus routes under a proposal put forward by the Taxi Council of Queensland on Tuesday.

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Heart attack victim died after police arrest: court

The founder and managing director of The Strata Agency has been charged and pleaded guilty to misappropriating in excess of $1 million of trust fund monies.

A coroner is investigating the case of a Queensland man who suffered a fatal heart attack after he was manhandled by police while waiting to vote.

Paraglider injured after 'rough landing' near Beaudesert

A paraglider has landed heavily near Beaudesert.

Kristian Silva A paraglider has a broken leg and hip injuries after a rough landing on Wednesday.

One dead, two injured in Alexandra Hills crash

The scene of the fatal crash at Alexandra Hills.

Stephen Jeffery Police tried to intercept suspected stolen car before crash.

Fraser Island dingoes not to blame says paramedic

The attack by a pack of dingos on a 25-year-old man on Fraser Island has again re-ignited debate about the management of the wild dogs on the island.

Kim Stephens A 25-year-old man attacked by a pack of dingos on Fraser Island had his clothes ripped from his body and rolled into a ball on the ground to protect himself, the veteran paramedic who treated him has...

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House fire: occupants found safe and well

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Kristian Silva Fire has engulfed a home in the Scenic Rim area on Wednesday morning, with reports firefighters are searching for the property’s occupants.

Driver seriously injured in head-on crash

Marissa Calligeros A young driver has been seriously injured in a head-on crash south of Brisbane.

Campbell Newman points to the sky to reassure voters

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman speaking at a Queensland Property Council lunch in Brisbane.

Amy Remeikis It is the most Queensland of idioms, duly repeated by premiers regardless of their political shade, as a way to reassure an antsy public.

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Coroner delivers findings on Mossman Gorge drowning

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Kim Stephens The body of a young Taiwanese man who drowned in a Far North Queensland gorge remained floating at the popular tourist attraction for more than four hours as a communications blackspot inhibited...

Man dies in Valley trench collapse

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Natalie Bochenski A 64-year-old man has died in a worksite accident in Fortitude Valley.

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Australia Zoo keeper nipped by tiger

Australia Zoo's Sumatran tiger Juma has bitten a handler.

Natalie Bochenski An Australia Zoo tiger handler is recovering after being nipped on the leg by one of the big cats.

Man plunges from Gold Coast cliff

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Anne-Louise Brown A man who plunged 20 metres off a Gold Coast cliff has been left with multiple fractures.

Thomas Andrew Olive's death: No one to blame, says coroner

Medical staff missed opportunities to diagnose Thomas Andrew Olive a with the rare genetic disorder that eventually claimed his life.

Cameron Atfield A Queensland coroner has found there were “missed opportunities” to diagnose a toddler with a rare genetic disorder prior to his 2010 death on the Sunshine Coast.

Gerard Baden-Clay guilty: What jury didn't hear

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Marissa Calligeros The murder trial of Gerard Baden-Clay may have never heard from the convicted killer if a ruling at a critical point of the case went the other way.

Couple dead after crash north of Brisbane

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Kristian Silva An elderly man and woman have died after a crash north of Brisbane on Tuesday morning.

Men injured in 'tyre explosion' at Sunshine Coast factory

A school bus burns in the northbound lane of the Bruce Highway near Sippy Downs, north of Brisbane.

Kristian Silva Two seriously injured in tyre explosion, while students injured in bus blaze.