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03/24/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
In its long-awaited response to the commission's February decision to cut penalty rates for workers in the hospitality, fast food, retail and pharmacy sectors, the government has made no suggestion on how the pay packets of those affected can be protected.

Turnbull government backs penalty-rate cuts for low paid workers

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03/24/2017 at 10:51. Facebook
Early work near the Gateway merge at Eight Mile Plains could begin in November with most work beginning after the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Finally, M1 road upgrades to begin in November

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03/24/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
The benchmark S&P/ASX200 rose 0.8 per cent to 5753.5 on Friday, narrowing the weekly loss to just 0.8 per cent, after the market on Wednesday experienced its biggest slump since November.

ASX claws back lost ground after biggest drop in 2017

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03/24/2017 at 09:30. Facebook
The call came as the Treasurer and his state counterparts met on Friday to find solutions to problems of housing affordability exacerbated by a return to the market of investors after earlier attempts to contain them had "worn off".

Treasurer Scott Morrison pushes crackdown on investor loans

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03/24/2017 at 09:30. Facebook
His identity was made known just over 24 hours after he drove a hired Hyundai into a crowd of pedestrians crossing Westminister Bridge, before crashing the vehicle into the gates outside Parliament House, where he stabbed to death police officer Keith Palmer. He was then shot dead by police.

London attack: Westminster attacker identified as British-born Khalid Masood

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03/24/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
Speaking about tourism opportunities in north Queensland on Friday, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said US tourism operators told her they wanted to spend big bucks on a holiday Down Under.

American tourists want to spend $200,000? Here's how to do it in Queensland

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03/24/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
The Brisbane store will be the 16th Messina location in Australia, and its second in Queensland – the company's first gelateria opened in Darlinghurst, Sydney, in 2002. It is also the biggest Messina store to date with nine-metre-high ceilings and 200 square metres of floor space.

Gelato Messina to (finally) open in Brisbane next week

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03/24/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
A second class action seeking damages for victims of Queensland 2011 flood has been given the green light by the New South Wales Supreme Court.

Lawyers to call for flood victims as second Queensland floods class action advances

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03/24/2017 at 07:30. Facebook
Many of the goods and services we purchase or use require us to sign a contract; do you read and understand the fine print?

Did you read the fine print on your gym deal or mobile phone plan?

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03/24/2017 at 07:07. Facebook
The crash happened about 4.20pm on St Paul's Terrace and a police spokesman said the driver, believed to be the lone occupant, was out of his vehicle and walking.

Crane called in after car crashes into Fortitude Valley building site

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03/24/2017 at 06:58. Facebook
The Queensland senator, who was forced into a rare apology earlier this month, after recommending parents ask for a non-existent test before vaccinating their children, reiterated her calls for a ban on Islamic immigration in the wake of a terror attack in London.

Pauline Hanson says Islam is a disease Australia needs to 'vaccinate'

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03/24/2017 at 06:30. Facebook
A fine-dining restaurant is set to open at Willow Creek vineyard on the Mornington Peninsula in April. It will be attached to a fancy new hotel, serve an eight-course degustation menu and will trade under the name Doot Doot Doot.

Are these the worst restaurant names in Australia?

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03/24/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
Human Rights Commission President Gillian Triggs has blasted the Turnbull government's "highly unsatisfactory" and "curious" changes to Australia's race hate laws, warning they were being rushed through and could harm minorities.

Gillian Triggs slams Malcolm Turnbull's 'highly unsatisfactory' 18C race law changes

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03/24/2017 at 05:38. Facebook
The first tropical cyclone to hit Queensland in two years is expected to cross the coast early next week, possibly bringing very destructive wind gusts of 165km/h or more.

Cyclone could bring winds in excess of 165km/h to NQ

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03/24/2017 at 05:30. Facebook
It's finally happening. At 5pm on Wednesday, March 29, Gelato Messina will launch its first Brisbane gelateria.

Gelato Messina to (finally) open in Brisbane next week

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03/24/2017 at 05:13. Facebook
It was just one decision in the 26-year judicial career of a decorated "trailblazer" but it changed a teenage criminal's life.

'Teen criminal' tells radio listeners how retiring judge changed her life

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03/24/2017 at 05:00. Facebook
The city's $6.3 billion tourism industry was thrust into the spotlight on Friday when the big question was raised - where to from here?

We mustn't be a one-trick pony for visitors: Quirk

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03/24/2017 at 04:30. Facebook
#ANALYSIS: A moment of high drama has gripped the Trump presidency. For eight years, Republicans voted again and again to repeal Obamacare, but without ever drafting a replacement – and now that they control the White House and both chambers of Congress, they seemingly still can't agree on the terms of a bill.

Postponed Trumpcare decision threatens Trump's dealmaker reputation

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03/24/2017 at 04:26. Facebook
Westpac and ANZ have moved to raise their rates for interest-only loans amid a looming crackdown on risky lending as concerns about a property bubble are rising.

ANZ, Westpac hike rates on interest-only loans

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