National News

Farah hits back at Maguire's bad NRL rap

Robbie Farah has issued a riposts to Wests Tigers coach Michael Maguire's detractors, denying he's a merciless task master who pushes his NRL players too far.

Hope fading for 40 trapped in Liberia mine

Fellow miners have been using their bare hands to remove debris in an effort to free about 40 goldminers who have been trapped for a week, a spokesman for Liberia's disaster management agency says.

Townsville residents on "crocwatch"

North Queensland residents are on "crocwatch" as wildlife officers work to capture reptiles displaced by the recent floods and return them to the safety of the Ross River.