National News

Tue 19 Feb 2019

Barrister Di Carlo to stand trial on multiple charges

premium_icon Barrister Di Carlo to stand trial on multiple charges

QUEENSLAND barrister Sam Di Carlo will be tried for money laundering and offering a mayor profits in return for support for a property development.

Controversial plea deal for accused paramedic attacker

premium_icon Controversial plea deal for accused paramedic attacker

A MAN charged with attacking a paramedic after passing out at a wedding has been gifted a get of jail free card in a controversial plea deal.

Warnings over 244km/h winds in ‘destructive’ cyclone

Warnings over 244km/h winds in ‘destructive’ cyclone

THE category 3 Cyclone Oma is powering up and bearing down on Queensland and NSW, and it’s already having a dramatic effect on the coast.

Magistrate blasts police over rape accused’s bail

premium_icon Magistrate blasts police over rape accused’s bail

A QUEENSLAND magistrate says he understands “why the system can be seen as a joke in the community” after a man facing a string of rape charges was bailed.

Drunk chef makes worst Macca’s run ever

premium_icon Drunk chef makes worst Macca’s run ever

“Three blocks — you could have crawled”: A Queensland chef was five times above the legal alcohol limit when he decided to go on a Macca’s run for friends.

Triple killer told to pay $223k compensation

premium_icon Triple killer told to pay $223k compensation

A DERANGED killer who murdered three of his neighbours over a dispute about dust has been ordered to pay their grieving family compensation.

Ambos’ touching gesture for dying woman to see final sunset

Ambos’ touching gesture for dying woman to see final sunset

NSW paramedics helped grant a dying Sydney woman’s final wish come true, just days before she lost her battle to bowel cancer.

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