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Charges laid after 100 people involved in Ipswich footy brawl

Kristian Silva, Natalie Bochenski About 100 people were involved in a brawl with police officers after an footy grand final in Ipswich turned sour on Sunday evening.

Queensland terror attack averted by 'just days'

Australian Federal Police arrest a man during a raid on an Islamic store in Logan, south of Brisbane.

Amy Remeikis One of the Logan men arrested on terror-related charges last week is understood to have been planning a terror attack on Queensland soil.

Terror accused denied bail in Brisbane

Dan Rogers, lawyer for suspected terrorist Omar Succarieh, speaks to the media outside court.

Cameron Atfield and Kristian Silva Police say Logan man was preparing to leave the country.

Community groups fear G20 impact on homeless and other vulnerable people

Protesters at the Melbourne G20 meeting in 2006.

Cameron Atfield Community groups will meet in Brisbane next to discuss concerns over the G20 summit's impact on the homeless, the mentally ill and other vulnerable people.

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Movie stars turn out for People's Day at the Ekka

Jacob Tippo eats fairy floss at the Ekka.

Natalie Bochenski Brisbane has turned on brilliant blue skies for People’s Day at the Ekka, with organisers hoping 60,000 people will be lured out for what is traditionally the show’s biggest day.

Coronial inquest to examine Slacks Creek house fire that killed 11 people

A coronial inquest into Australia's worst house fire will consider whether all properties should have smoke alarms fitted when sold.

I'm a 'servant of the people': Campbell Newman

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Amy Remeikis Campbell Newman said he was a "servant of the people", as he effectively dodged and weaved anything the opposition threw at him during his morning's estimates hearings session.

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Queensland tourism campaign highlights what people like about Sydney

Brisbane Airport.

Amy Remeikis Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey has been asked to explain why a Brisbane advertising campaign seemingly promotes Sydney.

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People power saves Dutton Park train station

A Brisbane train station.

Tony Moore Station escapes axe in 5 billion underground Bus and Train project.

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Queensland weather: People, dogs plucked from water

A man was rescued from this car in Gympie.

Kristian Silva Five people and two dogs rescued as Gold Coast receiving more than 300mm of rain.

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Five people killed in light plane crash in Queensland

Plane crash in Caboolture.

Eamonn Duff, Anne Tarasov, Rory Callinan Four men and a woman were killed on Saturday in a fiery plane crash at a Queensland airfield.

French student's murder: police spend night interviewing people near crime scene

CCTV footage of Sophie Collombet before her death.

Kristian Silva Murdered French student Sophie Collombet turned down the offer of a lift home on the night she was killed in a South Brisbane park.

Chloe Campbell case: Police take DNA samples from more than 20 people

Chloe Campbell

Marissa Calligeros Police have taken DNA samples from more than 20 people as they investigate the unusual kidnapping of Queensland toddler Chloe Campbell.

Boat capsizes in Moreton Bay, 6 people stranded

Marissa Calligeros Six people have been rescued from an upturned boat in Moreton Bay, off Brisbane.

Girl, 2, abducted from home by four people

The two-year-old girl taken from a Willowbank home.

Kim Stephens Police are searching for a two-year-old girl taken from her Willowbank home.

Six people contract measles in Brisbane

Six people have contracted measles in north Brisbane, but authorities are unable to say where the outbreak of the highly contagious disease originated from.

Detectives interview three people after body found in shallow grave

Korean man Min Tae Kim

Staff reporters A body has been recovered from a shallow grave at Algester.

Australians back immigration but not boat people: Scanlon-Monash Mapping Social Cohesion report

Natalie Bochenski One in five Australians has experienced discrimination over the past year, with that number jumping to more than one in three for recent immigrants.

Year of the Snake people

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Natalie Bochenski Sunday February 10 marks the start of the Chinese New Year, with 2013 being the Year of the Snake.

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Three people charged over police brawl

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Bridie Jabour Three people, the youngest just 14 years old, have been charged over a brawl which saw two police officers hospitalised after allegedly being pelted with bottles and bricks.