Dad pens letter to son who lost his life after house fire

IN THE aftermath of a tragic week, the father of four-year-old Blade Perry who died after a Weranga house fire on Tuesday, has penned a letter to his lost...

Vote side effects may include head-scratching, itchy temper

This election will be decided in the regions, Dr Paul Williams says.

Being fed up is even more reason to vote, expert says

Warrego Highway closed after truck and car crash

CRASH: A car and truck have come together on the Warrego Highway, closing the road.

Car and truck collide near school closing the Warrego Highway

WHATTA BUST: 95 charges for 35 people over $1m drug haul

It is estimated the bush marijuana detected is worth over $1 million and the hydroponic marijuana over $20,000 in the South Burnett.

The raids lead to 35 people charged with 94 offences.

Gun lobby funding One Nation candidates

Jim Savage is one of three One Nation candidates to receive Shooters Union donations.

Gun groups backing minor parties

Police charge 23 over drug raids on Darling Downs

Chinchilla Police officer in charge Andrew Irvine praised police work during Operation Black Mamba October-November 2017.

Drugs, weapons seized after police raids

WATCH: Video shows how not to steal a keg of beer

A video shared by The Club Hotel Roma shows karma in its finest form, after a man tries to steal a keg of beer.

He rolls around beside the stolen keg unable to get back up

WET AND DREARY: A damp and cool weekend on the way

The BOM is throwing around terms like 'unstable conditions'.

Swingers and fence-sitters get party leaders' attention

Excuse me? Palaszczuk and her rivals will have to listen carefully to undecided voters.

What tricks will leaders try to sway swinging voters?

FIRE TRAGEDY: Boy, 4, dies and his brother fights for life

Lady Cilento Children's Hospital

The house was completely destroyed in the fire.

Mackay inventor redesigns salt shaker

SHAKING IT UP: Ron Meng holds his improved salt shaker for which he has been granted an Australian patent.

Salt shaker invention against the grain

300 stores to close: Rivers, City Chic, Katies at risk

Businesses forced to close more than 300 stores across the country

Wagner brothers drop $476,000 defamation suit

Brothers Denis, John, Neill and Joe Wagner sued over an article. Pictured here is Denis Wagner.

Brothers Denis, John, Neill and Joe Wagner sued over an article

The problem with incognito mode

Google Chrome’s incognito mode doesn’t stop your boss seeing what you’re browsing

Browsing the web in incognito mode doesn’t give you privacy


It's used to buy drugs and child porn, are we being sucked in?

Australia’s deadly workplace crisis

Australia is facing a major mental health crisis. Picture: NASA imagery

“Everything was closing down, the sound was muffled."

Knives, cuts disputed details in Kieren Pye murder trial

Kieren Pye died in 2015. He was 23.

Identity of third man in Kieren Pye murder trial revealed

Doctors call for regional health champion

AMAQ says an Assistant Health Minister could champion rural health delivery.

AMAQ says palliative care crisis will worsen in the next few years.

UQ engulfed in bizarre sex scandal as yearbook 'promotes rape'

Consent is nothing, says one student.

UQ yearbook promotes rape, assault, and violence against women

Murder breakthrough after mystery call to cops

Robert Tran was shot dead on July 2 in Cabramatta. Source: NSW Police

Police have revealed they have been given new information

Mum-of-three fights for life after head-on crash with truck

Mother of three, Tegan Mills is fighting for life in hospital after colliding head on with a truck. Picture: Facebook

The 21-year-old's sedan collided with a truck.

Jennifer Lawrence: ‘I got gangbanged by the f***ing planet’

Jennifer Lawrence

"I think that I am still actually processing."

Bali's Mount Agung volcano erupts with thick black smoke

"Smoke is observed with medium pressure with a thick grey colour and with a maximum height of about 700m above the peak."

Locals are being urged to remain calm and not to panic.

‘My boobs won’t stop growing’

Sheridan Larkman says she was wearing an adult D cup by the age of 10.

An Australian woman says she fears her breasts won’t stop growing

'Delay helps us keep our promise': Hogan

Page MP Kevin Hogan.

Coalition promise to pass the same-sex marriage bill

Michelle Bridges’ fridge leaves fans stunned

Michelle Bridges.

Bridges has let us peek behind the curtain

Cyclist: ‘Nice boobs you’ve got’

Man wearing terrible bike pants taunts woman on the street.

Karma for cyclist who sexually harassed woman

"Just a little bit" is how you kill children

Baby Aya

No, my dairy intolerant daughter can't have 'just a little bit'

Robert Mugabe quits as Zimbabwe’s president

“I have resigned to allow a smooth transfer of power."

Maths questions that made students cry

The maths question so hard it made students cry.

They hadn't been taught the content yet, but were made to answer

FLEA MARKET FIND: Billy the Kid photo worth millions

Frank Abrams, who bought the photo at a flea market says experts in forensics and facial recognition have verified the picture after several months of examination.

Photo allegedly depicts notorious outlaw with his eventual killer.

American’s ultimate Aussie sin

Darren Rovell knows how to upset an entire country.

An American sports figure has committed the ultimate Aussie sin

Woman shocked by 3m snake in bedroom

Susie the dog and Jan Nielson heard noises under her bed and discovered a 3m python in her bedroom at her Trinity Park home. PICTURE: STEWART McLEAN

A woman received the fright of her life

‘F**king Australians’: Brit’s brutal tirade

UK satirist Jonathan Pie doesn’t hold back in his latest video.

The video has been watched more than 250,000 times.

Funny fail as stadium implodes

The Georgia Dome is destroyed in a scheduled implosion. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

The reaction was as good as the mistake

Pearler of a sight as white croc spotted in NT

A white crocodile dubbed Pearl was spotted by passengers on the Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruise on the Adelaide River. Picture: NT CROCODILE CONSERVATION AND PRESERVATION SOCIETY

Rare crocodile could be the offspring of 'Michael Jackson'.

Lost ‘alien’ asteroid observed by astronomers

An artist's impression of the first interstellar asteroid: Oumuamua. This unique object was discovered on 19 October 2017 by the Pan-STARRS 1 telescope in Hawaii.

Asteroid shaped like a cigar has entered our solar system

Meet the man translating Aussie humour for Americans

Viewer favourite Patrick Brammall finally finds the right comedy formula for US audiences

Silver awards for Jeremy's golden images

Patience and good timing required for shots

The trick you missed in Serena’s new video

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian on their wedding day. Picture: Vogue/Instagram

There's a catch to Serena's latest advert

‘Pathetic’: Ellen’s worst prank ever

Ellen's latest guest is pretty hard to scare.

ELLEN loves to scare and surprise the celebs that come on her talk show

Cameraman dies filming car stunt

A cameraman who previously worked on Game of Thrones has died, filming a stunt for the BBC.

The man worked on Game of Thrones and James Bond.

‘Nudity, groping’: TV heavyweight suspended

Charlie Rose attends the 2017 Time 100 Gala.

Charlie Rose says he is “deeply embarrassed”

Meghan Markle’s $266m royal impact

Meghan Markle could be the next addition to the Royal family amid speculation about a pending engagement to Prince Harry. Picture: Andrew Toth/Getty Images

The royal effect is estimated to provide £200 million (A$350) to the UK economy