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17 January 2018 11:13 AM Brisbane Broncos player allegedly assaulted woman: reports

An unnamed Brisbane NRL player has been accused of assaulting a woman. The Seven Network is reporting the Broncos' player, who cannot be named for legal reasons, allegedly had "slapped and manhandled" a woman known to him on Sunday night and will face court. "The club has made aware of a private matter involving a player that currently sits within a court 9

16 January 2018 9:49 PM Police arrest 10 people at Brisbane motel over alleged test-drive carjacking

Detectives have arrested 10 people and recovered a stolen Audi after a violent carjacking on Brisbane's southside on Monday night, according to police. It would be alleged four men went to a Comet Street home in Runcorn about 9.30pm to test-drive a 2008 beige Audi A4. Police said two of the men got into the car with the 33-year-old resident and his 21-year-old 11

16 January 2018 9:49 PM Woman allegedly drove drunk onto South Bank pedestrian boardwalk

An allegedly unlicensed woman accused of driving an unregistered car along a busy Brisbane pedestrian boardwalk has been charged with drink driving. The 40-year-old woman was stopped after driving onto the riverside pedestrian and cycle path at South Bank about 6.50pm. It was alleged the woman was three times the legal drink-driving limit when she drove 9

16 January 2018 6:29 AM YouTube prankster charged over Brisbane bridge jump

A YouTube prankster who made headlines in December when he jumped from a balcony into the Bondi Icebergs pool is due to face court after making a risky leap from Brisbane's Goodwill Bridge. Luke Erwin, who has about 60,000 YouTube subscribers, was arrested after security guards told police the 23-year-old had jumped from the bridge at about 12.30pm on January 10

16 January 2018 6:29 AM Cyclist rushed to hospital after being hit by car at busy Brisbane intersection

A cyclist has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition after colliding with a car at a busy Brisbane intersection. Emergency services were called just after 2.30pm on Tuesday to the intersection of Gregory Terrace and Brunswick Street in Bowen Hills. The High Acuity Response Unit along with paramedics first on scene treated the cyclist before 10

15 January 2018 11:12 AM Nick Kyrgios says he can get better, snaps at journalist after easy Australian Open win

Kyrgios had no strapping on his knee on Monday night. At Brisbane he did, and at times during that tournament the knee seemed to trouble him. "Yeah [my knee has settled down], I have had my physio here for the last four or five days and he's been helping me every day and getting treatment ... it's feeling good," he said. Kyrgios will come up against 9

14 January 2018 4:22 AM ACT Brumbies women's coach Tony Doherty backs Super W to become professional competition

"We hope that will be the situation soon as it would put everyone on level pegging, currently most have to rely on their jobs for income and it would be awesome to have a professional income through rugby." The Brumbies held an open trial on Saturday which attracted more than 60 players from the ACT region, before Doherty named his 30-player squad on Sunday 9

12 January 2018 12:19 PM NRL 2018: Nathan Peats in good humour and approaching rude health for NRL opener

A shoulder reconstruction should not hamper Nathan Peats' NRL season, with the Gold Coast hooker a chance of returning early for the Titans' final trial game. The NSW incumbent's 2017 season was curtailed by the shoulder complaint but he has been attacking preseason training as hard as anyone, regularly leading the squad in fitness drills. Coach Garth 9

12 January 2018 12:49 AM Emirates to end A380 services to Brisbane

The Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger plane, looks set to disappear from Brisbane skies later this year, with Emirates replacing its services with Boeing 777s from June. But the Dubai-based airline said the move, which would disappoint the city’s band of plane-watchers, might be only temporary. The A380 services between Brisbane, Dubai and Auckland 10

11 January 2018 10:23 AM Council fines thousands of residents for blocking driveways

An East Brisbane man has accused Brisbane City Council of penny-pinching after he received a $126 fine for parking across a driveway he claims was already blocked by a tree. Aleks Mathewson returned home on Wednesday to find the fine on his car, and 24 hours later he was still fuming. “I went through all council’s rules yesterday, if you’re deemed to be preventing 7