National News

Sacked CA staffer takes fight to court

A Cricket Australia staffer sacked for criticising the Tasmanian government's lack of abortion services will take her unfair dismissal fight to the Federal Court after mediation broke down.

Former SA carer jailed for child sex abuse

A former Families SA carer who sexually abused two young girls in his care has been sentenced to 12 years in prison - but a judge says his actions will stay with his victims for the rest of their lives.

White quiet on Bennett's long-term future

The stalemate looks set to continue at Brisbane after chief executive Paul White refused to clarify the NRL club's long-term coaching plan and whether it involves Wayne Bennett beyond 2019.

Barrett circus rolls on at Manly

Trent Barrett wants to remain an NRL coach but it appears increasingly unlikely that will be at Manly after he couldn't comment on whether he was negotiating a release.