National News

Gun ownership growing in Queensland

Gun ownership is on the rise in Queensland with the number of registered firearms increasing by more than 30 per cent in the past six years.

Boeing gets contract for new Air Force One

Boeing has received a $US3.9 billion ($A5.3 billion) contract to build two 747-8 aircraft for use as Air Force One by the US president, due to be delivered by December...

Usain Bolt's agent confirms A-League talks

Usain Bolt's long-time agent Ricky Simms has confirmed the Jamaican sprint king is considering an offer to trial for a contract with A-League club Central Coast Mariners.

Aussie sport needs integrity body: ASC

Australian sport needs an independent integrity unit because many sporting bodies are incapable of handling such issues, the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) says.

'He screwed up': Turnbull on LNP candidate

The prime minister says the LNP candidate in Longman made an innocent mistake and he's very embarrassed about falsely claiming to have a prestigious military medal.

Trump condemned over Putin summit

US lawmakers, both Republican and Democratic, and former intelligence officials have condemned US President Donald Trump's failure to warn Russian President Vladimir Putin about 2016 US election meddling at a...