Two Queensland trawler bodies identified

Skipper Ben Leahy and his mate Adam Hoffman have been remembered by their families as "beloved" and a "genuine legend" after their bodies were identified as the two recovered from the wreckage of a fishing...

Cowan's attacker jailed for three years

A Queensland prisoner who poured hot water over Daniel Morcombe's killer in an act of "retribution" has been sentenced to three years behind bars for the vigilante crime.

ADF troops post vile rape material: group

Scores of serving members of the Australian Defence Force are allegedly part of a Facebook group which shares material promoting domestic violence, rape and sexual abuse of children.

Bikies 'intimidated' staff on Tas flight

Two Rebels bikies were evicted from a Qantas flight at Hobart Airport for "intimidating" the airline's staff on the weekend of a large gang gathering in Tasmania, police say.

Kiwis to play 'traditional' style: Johnson

A fresh rugby league environment and return to the traditionally adventurous Kiwi style has done wonders for Shaun Johnson, who appears set to guide New Zealand through their World Cup opener against Samoa.

'Roos to decide on RLWC warcry celebration

The Kangaroos will this week decide whether to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of their last pre-game warcry in their Rugby League World Cup opener in Melbourne.

Meninga faces tough No.6 call: Gillett

A settled England line-up threatens to be Australia's biggest obstacle in Friday's Rugby League World Cup opener, according to Kangaroos star Matt Gillett.