National News

Email threats disrupt HSC biology exams

Online threats that disrupted NSW students doing their HSC exams have been labelled "particularly malicious" given the stress already being endured by the teenagers.

US sex cult founder jailed for 120 years

Keith Raniere, the founder of the cult-like group NXIVM where women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him, has been sentenced to 120 years in prison.

Melburnians finally allowed home visits

Premier Daniel Andrews says Melburnians will soon be allowed to visit each other, but warns that homes are "the most dangerous place for the spread of this virus".

SA cautious on Vic virus restrictions

South Australia will look for an extended period of no mystery community transmission of COVID-19 in Victoria before relaxing border restrictions.

Brisbane Airport bomb hoaxer jailed

A knife-wielding man who prompted "mass panic" when he chased his estranged wife through Brisbane Airport before pulling a fake bomb from a suitcase has been sentenced to six years in jail.

Berejiklian cautious about border opening

Tasmania is preparing to welcome visitors from NSW next month, while Premier Gladys Berejiklian keeps a close eye on Victoria as Melbourne emerges from months of lockdown.