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Sunshine returns to Brisbane as winter draws to a close

Kim Stephens The Bureau of Meteorology has good news and bad news for the people of southeast Queensland.

Two women allegedly assault police officers, security guard outside Brisbane CBD nightclub

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Two women allegedly launched a violent attack on police and a security guard outside a Brisbane nightclub overnight.

Brisbane Open House set to grow even bigger

One of the more modernistic designs on display.

Natalie Bochenski Organisers of the Brisbane Open House event believe it will double or even triple in size within the next ten years.

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Brisbane Fashion Festival brings the butt back

Jennifer Lopez performs on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), August 24, 2014 at The Forum in Inglewood, California.  AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck

Jenna Clarke Blame it on J.Lo and Nicki Minaj or the number of squats challenges being posted on social media but the butt is back.

'Suspicious' powder at Brisbane Supreme Court a drug

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

Naked man punched police officer

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Kim Stephens A police officer has been treated in hospital after she was allegedly punched by a naked man in Brisbane's inner-south on Friday morning.

Stuckey unapologetic about tougher security

Jann Stuckey.

Amy Remeikis Queensland Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey said the government would “never apologise for needing to make people feel safe” as she defended its major events legislation.

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Bristix paves the way for cheap Brisbane Festival tickets

Scene from DESH.

Natalie Bochenski Brisbane Times today launches Bristix, an exciting new concept in collaboration with Brisbane Festival organisers.

Brisbane Broncos not just playing for points against Knights

Hard school: Outgoing Brisbane coach Anthony Griffin.

Stuart Layt Victory against Wayne Bennett's Knights will mean so much more this weekend.

Is an alternative Brisbane to Caloundra link closer?

A short cut from the Bruce Highway Beerwah exit, travelling east towards Pelican Waters, has been flagged for the future.

Tony Moore Momentum is building for the Queensland Government to bring forward an alternative Bruce Highway link to Caloundra which could slice 45 minutes off a trip between Caloundra and Brisbane.

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Brisbane Lord Mayor rejects jobs for the boys claim

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk says he will not change the process for making key council advisory role appointments.

Kim Stephens Brisbane's Lord Mayor has fended off Labor allegations he has taken a "jobs for the boys" approach to key council advisory role appointments by handing them to LNP donors.

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Brisbane's Riverwalk set for September opening

Brisbane's Riverwalk is on track for a September opening, Brisbane City Council says.

Kim Stephens But cyclists' off-road run to the CBD may be interrupted.

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Neil Perry eyes off Brisbane venue

Celebrity chef Neil Perry.

Natascha Mirosch Head Rockpool chef says Brisbane has "a lot going on in the food scene".

Police raid Newcastle homes linked to Brisbane 'bomb house'

Maps showing Sydney and Newcastle targets were reportedly found at the Pullenvale home of Daniel Fing (pictured).

Sam Rigney and Kristian Silva Heavily-armed police have swarmed two homes connected to suspected bomb maker Daniel Fing.

Young Brisbane designer Eliza McCabe to hit New York Fashion Week

Emerging Brisbane designer Eliza McCabe at her home studio in Enoggera

Natalie Bochenski From Brisbane to the Big Apple: Emerging fashion designer to debut in New York.

Brisbane cop stood down over domestic violence allegations

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A Brisbane police officer has been stood down over allegations of domestic violence.

Brisbane fight could 'make or break' Alex Leapai's career, trainer says

Alex Leapai is focused on the road to redemption.

Kristian Silva Alex Leapai's next professional bout will be a "make or break" fight, trainer Noel Thornberry says, with the Logan boxer to take on American Malik Scott in October.

New vision for South Brisbane includes two new parks, amphitheatre

An artist's impression of the revamped riverfront.

Tony Moore The old Parmalat Milk Factory on the river at South Brisbane will become a park and an amphitheatre will be built nearby as part of Brisbane City Council’s new vision for South Brisbane.

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South Brisbane's Parmalat warns shifting costs 'hundreds of millions of dollars'

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Tony Moore Land occupier Parmalat's Milk has dropped a brick of reality into plans to revitalise South Brisbane by saying it would cost them several "hundreds of millions of dollars" for them to shift and they...

Brisbane weather: Light rain to fall throughout Friday

Kristian Silva Southeast Queensland is in for a gloomy end to the working week, with showers predicted to last most of the day.

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