National News

Sydney mum at club leaving 4yo home alone

A Sydney woman who left her four-year-old son home alone to go to a nearby leagues club with her married lover has won the right to help care for her fiance's stepson.

Mokbel attack likely not gang hit: police

Drug kingpin Tony Mokbel remains in a serious condition in hospital as police deflect suggestions the prison yard attack that nearly cost his life was a gangland hit.

Closing the Gap off track, refresh looming

Indigenous Australians will play a greater role in efforts to close the health and education gap, through a formal partnership with both the federal and state/territory governments.

No.6 shift won't change Ponga's NRL game

Kalyn Ponga's game won't change with the No.6 on his back, with Newcastle coach Nathan Brown confident he'll get the same attacking dynamo at five-eighth.

News from around the world, February 14

Iran Revolutionary Guard attacked, 27 deadA bomb attack has killed at least 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards, Tasnim news agency reports.

North Macedonia takes its seat at NATO

North Macedonia's defence minister, Radmila Sekerinska, says she's filled with pride as her country takes a seat at NATO's table for the first time.