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Search for missing gyrocopter in Qld

A 78-year-old pilot and his gyrocopter still haven't been found more than 24 hours after he failed to arrive at his central Queensland destination.

NT deserves GST cash for fracking: Gunner

Northern Territory chief minister Michael Gunner says the removal of a ban on fracking should mean extra commonwealth funding, given the federal government is threatening to penalise states that don't develop their gas reserves.

Plastic straws, cotton buds face UK bans

Britain plans to ban the sale of plastic straws and other single use products and is pressing Commonwealth allies to also take action to tackle marine waste, the office of Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May...

Comey not fired over Russia probe: Trump

US President Donald Trump says he did not fire James Comey from the FBI "because of the phony Russia investigation," contradicting his 2017 comments that he fired the agency's then-director over the probe.