National News

Face masks might not stop coronavirus

As the coronavirus crisis has infected over 14,000 people globally, the use of face masks has become part of daily life in Australian cities and other parts of the world.

Beer taxes go up this week

Every Australian buying a beer at the start of this week will pay more than they did on the weekend, as taxes applied to cold ones go up for the first time in 2020.

Charges over NSW kids' death, dad 'numb'

An alleged drink-driver has been charged with manslaughter and more than a dozen driving offences after four children died and a fifth suffered serious injuries when they were hit by a car on a western Sydney footpath.