National News

More missile bases in NKorea identified

A US think tank says it has identified at least 13 of an estimated 20 undeclared missile operating bases inside North Korea, underscoring the challenge for American negotiators hoping to persuade Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.

Melbourne terror debate turns political

As Victoria continues to reel from its third fatal street attack in less than two years, federal Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has apportioned blame to the state's judiciary.

Gillmeister axed as Maroons freshen up

Queensland coach Kevin Walters has reacted to a rare State of Origin series loss by axing long-serving Trevor Gillmeister and hiring some of the Maroons' biggest names.

Death toll from US wildfires hits 31

Hollywood celebrities have seen their homes multimillion dollar Malibu mansions by flames, while crews scouring debris from another wildfire hundreds of kilometres away have found six more bodies.

Barba unfazed by Holmes talk, wants No.1

An older and wiser Ben Barba has backed himself to earn the North Queensland No.1 jersey in 2019 despite the Cowboys' pursuit of Cronulla fullback Valentine Holmes.