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McCormack holds onto Nationals leadership

Michael McCormack has fended off a challenge from Barnaby Joyce to remain leader of the Nationals, and deputy prime minister, following a party room ballot in Canberra on Tuesday.

Weinstein accuser's panic attack in court

Jessica Mann - a key witness in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial who alleges the former movie mogul raped and sexually assaulted her on numerous occasions - has been let off the stand after she said she was having a panic attack during cross-examination.

Addo-Carr will stay at Melbourne Storm

Josh Addo-Carr has confirmed he will remain at the Melbourne Storm for 2020, ending speculation that the NSW Origin and Kangaroos flyer would be granted an imminent release to return to Sydney.