Five die in horror 14 hours on Queensland roads

UPDATE: TWO men are fighting for lives after their car went over the side of a popular southeast Queensland driving spot.

Man raped former wife, threatened to post abuse pictures

The man told his former wife he would use degrading pictures as 'insurance' after abusing her.

Remorseless, jealous man jailed for brutal sexual assault

1000 mine jobs coming to Queensland with Rio Tinto

Graeme Mackenzie is the Field Procurement Supervisor for the new Amrun mine near Weipa. The Rio Tinto project is currently under construction.

The investment is worth $2.6 billion

Elderly incest offender gets jail time cut

The court heard the man's daughter first complained to police in the early 1970s.

No miscarriage of justice, but man's sentence ruled excessive

Qld Budget 2017: Cyclone Debbie's damage revealed

Cyclone Debbie aftermath in Airlie. Ferry Terminal on Shute Harbour torn to pieces. Picture: Alix Sweeney.

THE true wrath of Cyclone Debbie has been revealed.

If NQ wants to be its own state, this is how

NQ statehood has been a hot topic for decades

The 'friend' turned predator who killed their toddler son

Hemi Les Burke.

The toddler's killer could be free in less than two years.

'High-paid Aurizon executives ruin workers' careers'

This is a massive slap in the face to the people of CQ - Byrne

The 'pretty boy' miner wowing the world of fashion

Nikke Horrigan - Miner to designer

Bowen Basin miner tells why he downed tools for sewing machine.

Young man's body found in burnt CQ home

MYSTERY: A man was found dead in a burn-out unit at 15 Roberts St this morning.

MYSTERY surrounds death of young man in Emerald unit this morning.

Apprenticeships going at BSL

Year 10 Gladstone State High School student Kieran Marcus with BSL general manager Joe Rea.

BSL is recruiting for its 2018 Apprenticeship Program

'Mongrel act' plummets sacked CQ workers to rock bottom

AMWU Regional Organiser Peter Lyon is outraged over Aurizon's treatment of its redundant Rockhampton workers, who were this week forced to train their replacements.

What these workers have been asked to do adds insult to injury.

David Jones set to launch upmarket convenience store chain

David Jones is planning a fancy convenience store chain. Pictured is MasterChef winner at the department store’s Market Street food hall.

Those with a bit of cash are in for a new shopping treat

Millionaire Nathan Birch to offload $55M in property

Nathan Birch wants to focus more on developing properties.

Sydney property investor has announced he is selling up

Builders relish Coast's growing construction rates

The Coast's average house price has risen from by more than $10,000 in the past three years to $507,100.

House numbers and values are rising on the Coast

REVEALED: 10 biggest employers on the Sunshine Coast

OPTIMISTIC: Registered nurse Suzanne Volejnikova-Wenger is excited about potential for medical research jobs on the Coast.

More people employed in healthcare than any other industry on Coast.

Teen 'lying on road' struck by car

Reviewed safety procedures rolled out to paramedics in the wake of a series of attacks have been so far well-received, according to their union.

He was transported to hospital with serious injuries.

Boy’s Aussie operation after penis accidentally amputated

Benson Wasswa, 8, was forced to use a catheter and bag for the past two years after a Ugandan hospital accidentally amputated his penis. Picture: Pic Jono Searle

Eight-year-old Benson Wasswa was forced to use a catheter

Driver and passenger trapped after car leaves road, crashes

It was some time before emergency services were able to free them

Why streaming movies will cost more from July 1

Australians can expect to pay more for streaming services such as Netflix when the new taxes kick in.

The new taxes from July 1 won’t hurt the MPs’ big pay rise

The shocking places human bodies have been found in Australia

A six foot deep gravesite found at 203 Waterloo Corner Road, Salisbury North where two of eight bodies were found.Source:News Limited

Sometimes it’s to conceal their crimes...

The bizarre life of a Parliament House makeup artist

Vicky Hayes is a Parliament House makeup artists. She sees our politicians at their most vulnerable.

She's seen seven prime ministers come and go

What happens to your body when you run?

GET MOVING: The Chronicle's Kick the Kilos challenge starts today.

Understanding the effects running has on your body is vital

Oliver Curtis free from prison and starting work on Monday

Oliver Curtis emerges free from prison into a chilly morning outside Cooma Correctional Centre and into the hands of his driver.

Curtis will transition immediately to a business development officer

Inside the tragic relationship of Drew Dax and his ‘slave’

Drew Dax, whose fantasies and reality would often merge into one.

The fatal relationship between a slave and master

Taylah Hocking to be jailed for three years over hit-run

Taylah Hocking initially denied hitting her mother's best friend.

Taylah Hocking, 20, to be jailed for three years over hit-run death

Obama told Putin to "stop, or else" over election tampering

The USA on 29 December 2016 have ordered Russian diplomats to leave the country within 72 hours, a sanction that is aimed to punish an alleged cyberhack into the 2016 US presidential elections.

The CIA knew since August Russia would interfere

Psychologists sued over CIA ‘enhanced interrogation’ program

Mohamed Ben Soud.

Drawings have provided a shocking new insight into brutal torture

More than 100 people feared dead in China landslide

More than 100 people are feared buried in a major landslide in China.

More than 100 people have been buried alive in a massive landslide

Dad prosecuted after taking daughter to Disney World

Jon Platt refused to pay a $200 fine after he took his daughter out of school on a seven-day family holiday to Florida.

Dad slapped with fine after taking daughter to Disney World

Drug so deadly policeman almost dies flicking it off shirt

The fentanyl epidemic is so bad in some parts of the world police are seeing multiple overdoses everyday

US fentanyl crisis: It's become a relief to only find heroin, says police...

Sheep gives birth to 'half human beast'

Superstitious villagers believe a sheep has given birth to a demon after a human looking creature was born with hoofs instead of feet and hands and pink skin instead of fur.

Horror as ‘half human half-beast’ is born to a sheep in South Africa

Police officers help man pull off marriage proposal stunt

A Facebook picture of Michael Yuan and SA Police constables Michael Plunkett and John Henderson, who helped him set up a stunt to propose to girlfriend Katie Stellon.

Michael Yuan recruited two police officers to help him propose

Dog takes bus to the park every day and even has pass

A photo of Eclipse riding the bus in Seattle

IT'S the story that's sure to make your day just a bit better.

Surprising benefit of having more sex

Frequent sex can boost your brainpower according to a recent study.

FREQUENT sex will boost your brain power.

Female cop becomes Twitter star over State of Origin

The tweet from Queensland Police on the day of Origin II.

“Suddenly I want to get arrested”

Talk show host’s phone call takes heartbreaking turn

ANYTHING can happen on live TV — one chat show segment took such an incredible turn it’s still referenced as a landmark television moment to this day.

What's on the small screen this week

Ryan Shelton in a scene from True Story with Hamish & Andy.

HAMISH and Andy hear another funny story and Cleverman returns.

Digging down to find Clare

Australian actress and singer Clare Bowen, who got her big break on the US TV series Nashville, is touring Australia with her solo album.

After five years on Nashville it’s time to tell her own stories.

TV REVIEW: Offspring season 7 is... fine

Alexander England and Asher Keddie in a scene from season seven of Offspring.

New Offspring won’t be remembered as the best season.

What's on at the cinemas over the school holidays

Tom Holland in a scene from the movie Spider-man: Homecoming.

Escape from reality over the holidays with a trip to the movies.

Rapper accidentally drops Banksy's real name in interview

Banksy’s ‘The girl with a balloon.’

Rapper Goldie may have just outed Banksy's real identity

Mariah Carey slammed for on-set antics

Mariah Carey’s cameo in the movie The House was reportedly scrapped.

Actor spills the beans on Mariah’s “borderline abusive” behaviour.