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Man and woman killed on Bruce Highway at Kattubul - Northern Star
MACKAY district emergency crews are on scene at a double traffic fatality on the Bruce Highway at Kuttabul. A man and a woman travelling in the same vehicle were killed when two vehicle collided. Police said the crash happened around 6:30am this morning.
Russian officials blame Islamic extremists for Nemtsov death - Northern Star
An unknown attacker fired between 7 and 8 shots on the politician, who was walking over the Big Moskvoretsky bridge, Vladimir Markin, spokesman for the Investigative Committee, said. EPA - SERGEI ILNITSKY RUSSIAN officials investigating the murder of ...
A cheaper alternative in the Greek Isles in summer - Northern Star
Take The Love Boat cruise around the island of Karpathos for a rustic experience. TOP RIGHT: Discover a forgotten world at Olympos where bent women keep tradition. PHOTOS ANN RICKARD SANTORINI and Mykonos are stunning Greek Islands guaranteed to give you a ...
Beauty and pride collide on the Great Barrier Reef - Northern Star
Seanna Cronin APN Entertainment Editor A US ex-pat, Seanna has been writing about the Australian entertainment industries for the past six years and is also a documentary producer, photographer and scuba diver. HOMES and structures of every shape and form ...
Relaxed Wilson starts World Championship tour prep well - Northern Star
COOLUM Beach ace Julian Wilson says a pre-season spent mainly on the Sunshine Coast has provided him with the ideal lead-up to the World Championship Tour's first event at Snapper Rocks. While most of the globe's top surfers took part in World Qualifying ...
Kiwis down the Aussies in a World Cup thriller - Northern Star
NEW Zealand held off a late surge from Australia's bowlers to secure a remarkable victory in Auckland yesterday. Much had been expected of the match between two of the tournament favourites, and the punters were not disappointed. They were treated to one ...
Tinder date leads to knife attack charges - Northern Star
A WOMAN who was on a first date with a man she met via mobile app Tinder slashed him with a knife after answering a phone call from his de facto, a court has heard. The man, 30, told police when he woke up on the floor of Alana Jones's Bowen Hills ...
Cancer claims a brave and remarkable fighter - Northern Star
THE loving glow Jess Ainscough radiated throughout her life was reflected in the warm words of her friends. As they spoke of the Sunshine Coast's own "Wellness Warrior" yesterday, less than 48 hours after the 29-year-old's death, their belief in the ...
Terrence Howard plays music mogul in new show Empire - Northern Star
Seanna Cronin APN Entertainment Editor A US ex-pat, Seanna has been writing about the Australian entertainment industries for the past six years and is also a documentary producer, photographer and scuba diver. TERRENCE Howard is enjoying a successful new ...
Harrison F-Trucks Superduty Black Ops bad boy flexes muscle - Northern Star
TOUGH has a new name: Superduty Black Ops. Harrison F-Trucks has given its muscly Ford F-Series some hardcore treatment on F250 and F350 variants. Available in Australia mid-way through this year, the F250 and F350 Superduty Black Ops come with an overhaul.
Best of QLD's class of 2014 recognised at awards ceremony - Northern Star
QUEENSLAND'S top performing Year 12 graduates from the class of 2014 today were recognised and rewarded for exceptional academic achievement in their school studies at the inaugural Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) Achievement Awards ceremony.
OPINION: The best elections are ones where the voters win - Northern Star
I'VE prattled on a bit over the past couple of days about the state election and election promises. I have one final point to make on the question of elections and, to my mind, it's the most important: when it comes to choosing who to vote for, promises ...
Mercedes-AMG C63 S is loud and proud from $154,900 - Northern Star
PERFORMANCE fans who love the three-pointed star, set aside $154,900. That is the retail price for the Mercedes-AMG C63 S Sedan, one of the most anticipated cars to hit Australia this year. Powered by a rowdy 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine, the compact sedan ...
Robert De Niro chased by IRS for unpaid taxes - Northern Star
ROBERT De Niro has paid a cheque for $6.4m to the IRS after it was revealed that he was being chased by the government for unpaid taxes. The two-time Oscar winning actor was allegedly notified three months ago by the government agency that they would put a ...
Melt showcases local talent and a tale of personal growth - Northern Star
LOCAL talent will be showcased in a number of films screened at this year's Byron Bay Film Festival. One of those films is Melt, by US-based director Minka Bleakley and starring Byron Bay's Ilona Harker and Dorroughby's Tommy Brogden. Melt follows the ...