Gina Rinehart's planned Alpha coal mine in central Queensland is a step closer, after the Supreme Court rejected a challenge from farmers.
The man who murdered Gold Coast businessman Sam Dhody will spend 20 years behind bars, without parole - after pleading guilty to shooting his victim ten times in the head as he slept in his bed.
The Jayde Kendall murder case was back in court this morning, with her accused killer Brenden Bennetts likely to seek bail within a fortnight
It seems not everyone is feeling the economic punch, with the sale of luxury cars booming, especially in Queensland.
Queensland business leaders are calling on the state Government to quit talking and get the ball rolling on major infrastructure projects, saying it's vital to kick start our sluggish economy
Police have recovered 30 more kilograms of cocaine from a yacht seized on the Gold Coast last week, after initially finding 70 kilograms on first inspection.
Flames have ripped through a boat in Broadwater this afternoon, with an occupant being treated for burns after being forced to leap for his life.
A Logan family has been left homeless by a fire that could have easily been avoided, after authorities found no working smoke alarms inside the home in the region's third destructive blaze this week.
Georgina Lewis leads the Eyewitness News First At Five Brisbane team