National News

Woman chokes on lamington on Aust Day

A woman has died after she choked on a lamington during an Australia Day lamington-eating competition in southeast Queensland, it has been reported.

Shrewsbury fight back to stun Liverpool

Premier League leaders Liverpool were given a huge scare by third-tier Shrewsbury Town as they squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 in a pulsating FA Cup fourth round tie.

Man critical after punch to face in Sydney

A 20-year-old from Sydney's northern beaches has been labelled "vile" by the NSW government after he allegedly assaulted a man in Sydney's CBD on Saturday night.

Onlookers help Perth sexual assault victim

Police say a woman who was sexually and physically assaulted in Perth's CBD could have been more seriously injured if not for members of the public intervening.