National News

Charges after assault on Qld traffic cop

Two men and a woman have been charged after a traffic officer was allegedly assaulted while carrying out random breath tests on a road on the Gold Coast.

Wanted man charged after NSW police sting

A man wanted on warrants in the ACT has been charged in southern New South Wales for a clutch of further offences including drug possession and carrying an illegal firearm.

Dad visits Aiia vigil, police make arrest

International student Aiia Maasarwe loved Melbourne, the city in which she lost her life and where on Friday police arrested a man in connection with the 21-year-old's appalling death.

Prince Philip escapes injury in crash

Queen Elizabeth's 97-year-old husband Prince Philip is recovering at the couple's home in eastern England after escaping without injury when his Land Rover flipped over following a crash with another vehicle.

'Rising torrent' of concern over aged care

The royal commission into Australia's aged care sector comes amid a "rising torrent" of concern over safety and quality but is a "once-in-a-lifetime" opportunity to forge a better path, the inquiry has been told.