Poor Qld economy report isn’t right: Pitt

A report that ranks Queensland's economy a paltry sixth place when compared to other Australian states…

US slams Ma’s planned visit to S China Sea

Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou's planned trip to the Taiwanese-held island of Itu Aba in the disputed…

US wildlife refuge siege leader arrested

One person has been killed when federal authorities arrested the leader of an armed occupation at…

Once-in-a-century deluge hits Geelong

A once-in-a-century storm has dumped more than a month's rain on the Victorian city of Geelong,…

US, China agree on need for new UN measure on North Korea

Kerry, on a two-day visit to Beijing, had been expected to press China, North Korea's lone…