Entries by Rachel Junge

RHCP frontman Anthony Kiedis hospitalised

There are concerns for the health of The Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis. The American rock band has been forced to cancel an appearance at a California radio station’s annual concert, after Kiedis, 53, was hospitalised. Bass player, Flea confirmed the news, telling the crowd that they would be unable to perform without […]

Cole Miller’s alleged attackers to face committal hearing

The two men accused of the fatal coward punch attack against Brisbane teen Cole Miller will today find out if they’ll stand trial for the murder. It’s alleged Daniel Maxwell and Armstrong Renata were involved in the attack in Fortitude Valley in January. Cole (pictured) was knocked out and never regained consciousness, dying in hospital a short […]

Comm Games mascot to help Currumbin Wildlife Hospital

The Commonwealth Games Mascot will keep busy ahead of the 2018 event, after being recruited by one of Queensland’s leading wildlife hospitals. Borobi the Koala (pictured) will also be the face of koala conservation, with proceeds from the sale of selected merchandise to go to the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation (CWHF). Environment Minister Dr Steven Miles made the announcement […]

Brabham follows famous wheels in maiden IndyCar race

The grandson of Formula One legend Sir Jack Brabham appears to have the family’s driving gene. Matt Brabham has finished 16th in his maiden Grand Prix of Indianapolis in the US. Sunday morning’s race was the 22-year-old’s first in the Verizon IndyCar Series. “I think it was almost the perfect introduction for me to the Verizon IndyCar Series,” […]

Man in lock-up accused of punching Brisbane cop

A young man will face court next month, accused of punching a policeman in the head during an incident in Brisbane. Officers were breaking up an argument between a man and woman in Fortitude Valley early on Sunday morning when the man allegedly became abusive. Police say he hit a 40-year-old constable, who sustained swelling to […]