Million Aussie kids harmed by carer's drinking

ABOUT a million Australian children are harmed as a result of their carer’s drinking, a report on the nation’s relationship with alcohol shows.

Court told choking was part of sex, not an attack

No bail for formerly alleged choker

Family left with nothing after Rosewood house fire

Albert Street, Rosewood. House fire.

The family didn't have insurance

Mayor, CEO meet Chinese investors in $1billion project

WELCOME: R& F Properties chairman Zhang Li meets with Mayor Paul Pisasale in China for talks about a $1 billion Springfield apartment development.

Pisasale also brings back big business ideas from Mongolia

Man flips plane, crashes but calls it a 'non-event'

EXPERIENCED: Gatton pilot Martin Hone, now in his 27th year in the air, tipped his light-aircraft while landing on Tuesday morning while out flying with friends.

Martin Hone had been out flying on Anzac Day with some friends.

'Randy' the dog stolen by owner who is now in watch-house

RANDY TIMES: A dog named Randy was stolen this morning from the Ipswich pound by it owner, who has been charged.

Woman charged after pinching 'chihuahua on steroids' from pound

A team 30 years in the making

NEW TEAM: Matt Lennon, Corey Sells and Tim Pole are looking forward to playing Friday nights with their new men's team.

Jindalee Jags to side a new senior men's team.

Play for a good cause

TEE OFF: Ladies from Wolston Golf Club are hoping for a big turnout for their upcoming charity day on May 11.

Wolston Park Golf Club to host annual charity day next month.

500,000 Australians lose internet as NBN cuts them off

NBN connection details for homes and businesses are now available from the NBN website.

“I think people tune a lot of it out."

Simon on life after Married At First Sight

Simon McQuillan marries Alene Khatcherian in a scene from the TV series Married At First Sight. Supplied by Channel 9.

SIMON opens up on life after the cameras stop rolling

Cyclone Debbie cuts $1.6b from BHP coal bottom line

CYCLONE Debbie has cut a swath through BHP Billiton’s coal operations

Amazon Australia: South-east Qld bid to lure giant

Amazon.com package is prepared for shipment by a United Parcel Service driver in Palo Alto, Calif. Photo: AAP.

Region is already home to American retailer and Swedish warehouse

US stock market hits new record high

Nasdaq hits record high - breaking landmark of 6000 points

Blokes with too many strokes? Five tips to a better shave

Gillette says many blokes are using way too many strokes when shaving.

Blokes waste 120 re-strokes shaving themselves

Too cool for school? Send them to an Apple store

A customer tries out a special red version of the iPhone 7 smartphone at an Apple Store.

free programs are pitched at a variety of skill levels

A bit rich! Gen-Y 'punk' lands on Australia's rich list

Sam Prince is one of Australia’s richest young entrepreneurs.

The 33-year-old is as relaxed and down-to-earth as they come

Gold Coast mayor admits campaign funds breach

Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate speaks to the media as he leaves the hearing at the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) in Brisbane. AAP Image/Dan Peled

Law states all candidates must operate separate bank account

Turtle hit and killed but QPWS says no offence committed

The injured turtle, weighing about 100kgs is pulled onto the platform of the boat.

Mr Lynch said it wasn't an easy job.

Elderly man 'riding scooter along highway' on Fraser Coast

Police received a call from a concerned resident.

Sex workers on 457s? 'Massage therapists' under scrutiny

In total, there were 95,757 workers in Australia on 457 visas last year.

Man who killed wife in murder-suicide described as 'loving'

Flowers placed at the scene where two people died in Wangaratta.

He shot his wife, then himself, moments after their children escaped

Byron Bay suicide death inquest: call to play 000 call

Ms Bryant with her husband, former NSW police officer Ashley Bryant, who was suffering PTSD when he took his own life in 2013.

PTSD battler Ashley Bryant, 44, threw himself off Minyon Falls

'Let the kids have as much sugar as they want'

This list written by US parents has since gone viral

IVF babies 3 times more likely to develop cancer: study

A new study has found some concerning implications for IVF babies

Heath Ledger's family sets record straight on The Joker

“I was really shocked, because that was him having fun.”

Coast judge tells drug dealer he has 'good business model'

Maroochydore trafficker may have a brain for business

Car insurers choose the wrong bloke to tackle

James Usher came to Sydney to play for Poland against Chile in a rugby league international and is now having issues after having a minor accident in a car he hired.

“That’s a lot of stress off my dad.”

Clive Palmer's weight loss almost at 60kg

A much thinner Clive Palmer.

Palmer just five kilos short of goal

Alarming photos show North Korea on war footing

Live-fire drills jointly conducted by the South Korean and U.S. armed forces in Pocheon, South Korea, near the Demilitarized Zone dividing South and North Korea. (Kyodo)

Pyongyang conducted its “largest ever” military demonstration

Man busts girlfriend in bed with another man

Duston Holloway had a unique response when he came home and found his girlfriend in bed with another man. Picture: Facebook

The situation was excpetional but this man's reaction was perfect

Couple wants to divorce and marry live-in girlfriend

A married couple with three kids is getting divorced, so that one of them can marry their live-in girlfriend and keep the trio happily intact.

Married couple with kids seeks divorce to marry live-in girlfriend

'It might be a go-er!': Man saves backyard lizard with CPR

Dale Hall and nephew Jayden are being called 'superheroes' after bringing a blue-tongue lizard back from the verge of death with CPR.

I thought ‘Hang on: it might be a go-er still’.

Grandma's terrifying night-long wait after teen's collision

Three teens were lucky to walk away without any serious injuries after they hit a Kangaroo while driving past the Capricorn Resort turn off in February.

NIGHTMARE wait after teen's swerve into a head on tree collision.

We don't recommend this for boat transport....

A motorist carried a boat in the back of a van while driving on Vanderlin Dr in Darwin.

“I said look, look, look at the van. There’s a boat inside it."

Can you spot the venomous snake lurking in the leaves?

Can you spot it?

IF YOU have a fear of snakes, this won’t be a fun game for you.

Bitten on face: Unknown animal attacks woman

EIGHT LEGS OR NONE: The mystery animal escaped identification.

Eight legs or none? Venomous pest escapes identification.

Injured tourist airlifted from cruise ship

The rescue chopper orbiting the cruise ship.

American tourist falls down the stairs of a cruise ship

Silence of the Lambs director Jonathan Demme dies

TRIBUTES have poured in for Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, who has died aged 73.

Sophie Monk casting a wide net as Bachelorette

Sophie Monk is Australia's new Bachelorette.

Producers ‘inundated’ with calls as they widen age range of suitors.

Viewers officially bored of Aussie biopics

House of Bond’s Ben Mingay as Alan Bond with Rachael Taylor as Diana Bliss.

Latest biopic House of Bond a ‘flop’ as reality TV dominates screens

Bill Cosby: Embattled comic breaks silence on future

Cosby said he wanted to get back on stage doing comedy.

Shania Twain to drop first album in 15 years

Shania Twain

Shania Twain is about to drop her first album since 2002.

What's on the big screen this week

Dave Bautista and Pom Klementieff in a scene from Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2.

GUARDIANS of the Galaxy is back with even more laughs.

Grinspoon is happy to help with flood appeal

BACK ON THE ROAD: Grinspoon remain happy to assist with Lismore's flood recovery.

"Lismore is the birthplace of Grinspoon... we owe that community"