National News

Vic plastic bag ban set for 2018

Single-use plastic bags found at supermarket checkouts will be banned by the Victorian government following consultation with consumers and industry.

New York police round up wandering cow

New York City police have wrangled a cow on the loose in a Brooklyn park after the animal became a spectacle for tourists and New Yorkers alike when it was spotted roaming the streets and enjoying the park facilities.

Bennett a hit with England players

Affable is not usually a word associated with Wayne Bennett.But England star Jermaine McGillvary claims Bennett has been a social hit with the players ahead of the rugby league World Cup, regularly spotted sitting at the back of the team bus sharing yarns.