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THE brother of a Queensland man aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight says talk of a hijacking has left him with some hope.
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HUNDREDS of Tasmanians descended on Parliament House lawns in Hobart yesterday as part of a national protest against the federal government.
14 hrs ago | Switched
A Plainville, Conn. couple could face criminal charges after authorities found nearly 200 diseased chickens crammed in their home, WFSB reports .
Although geographically he couldn't be much farther from home, columnist Adrian Crawford has still managed to bump into a handful of countrymen in central Maine.
THE chief of staff of disgraced former WA treasurer Troy Buswell has been interviewed by police investigating the car crash that led to his resignation WA's current Energy Minister Mike Nahan is the state's new treasurer, following Troy Buswell's resignation after a mental breakdown.
Brisbane never had a chance of becoming the capital city of Australia because of its warm climate, says Greg Cope from the National Archives' Brisbane office, who has been delving into Australia's nation-building records in preparation for two public talks next week.
HE was once the most powerful man in the free world - so what does former USA President George Bush have to say to Campbell Newman? TESTS on a sick flying fox found in a park in Brisbane's inner-west have shown it was infected with the deadly Australian Bat Lyssavirus.
A doctor living in rural Queensland says it's the patients who have kept him in town for the past decade.
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POLITICIANS have been given the green light to hide the identities of family members who spend millions of taxpayer dollars annually flying around Australia in business class.
The teenage New Zealand-born star's itinerary reveals dates in six cities, starting April 24 in Melbourne, showed by shows in Adelaide , Perth , Sydney , Newcastle and Brisbane .