National News

Morrison 'appalled' by Westpac allegations

Westpac's chief executive says he will personally lead the bank's response into accusations from the financial crime watchdog it persistently breached money-laundering and counter-terror laws.

Severe fire danger to sweep across NSW

NSW is facing widespread severe bushfire danger as predicted hot winds blowing in from the south present yet more challenging conditions for firefighters.

Aust workers underpaid $1.35b every year

A "perfect storm" of union decline and complex industrial relations rules is dudding workers out of an estimated $1.35 billion in underpaid wages annually.

Storm lock in four NRL forwards

Melbourne Storm have locked in contract extensions with four members of their NRL forward pack, including injured Queensland State of Origin representative Christian Welch.

Ex-Knights star to admit cocaine charge

Former Newcastle Knights star Jarrod Mullen will admit to supplying cocaine.Defence lawyer Scott Mackenzie told Newcastle Local Court on Wednesday that the 32-year-old, who did not appear in court, would plead guilty to one charge of supplying cocaine.