Day: September 20, 2017

QUT TV News – Wednesday 20 September 2017

In the bulletin, there’s been more devastation and death in earthquake torn Mexico. Victoria’s Premier has introduced a bill to parliament calling for legal euthanasia. Ipswich road at Annerley has been named Brisbane’s most hazardous road. The rising cost of

Euthanasia may soon be allowed in Victoria

Victoria’s Premier has introduced a bill to Parliament, calling for legal euthanasia. If passed the bill will allow the terminally ill to access lethal medication, with stringent requirements. Georgia Garland reports.

Brisbane’s top crash spots revealed

Ipswich Road at Annerley has been named Brisbane’s most hazardous road. But in an annual crash index, car insurer AAMI lists plenty of other hot spots. Kate McCormack reports.

The costs of cancer

The rising cost of treating cancer is stopping more patients from seeking help. The Queensland Cancer Council warns many more will die unless treatment is cheaper. Rebekah Box reports.

Employee sacked for ‘no’ vote

A Canberra woman claims she has been fired from her job for voting ‘no’ in the same sex marriage plebiscite. But her former employer has defended the sacking on Facebook. Tim Shepherd reports.

Matildas make it three in a row

In sport, the Matildas have made it three in a row defeating Brazil three goals to two in the latest encounter. Rising star, Sam Kerr scored a double. Robert Lutton reports.

New help for victims of domestic violence

A new service has been set up to feed some of Brisbane’s most needy. More than 270 meals will be delivered to local families. John Hui reports.

QUT Radio News – Wednesday 20 September 2017

The headlines, a massive earthquake kills scores in Mexico. Donald Trump threatens to “completely destroy” North Korea. Claims that same-sex ballots are being stolen from letterboxes and if you’re going camping these holidays check the safety of your gas stoves.

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