Morning news update
Australia joins search for missing plane
Motorcyclist dies in Melbourne crash
Turnbull seeks to relax media ownership laws
Queensland premiere aims to change drinking culture
March 10, 2014: Eels coach Brad Arthur has warned Parramatta's players not to get carried away after their opening NRL win, Australia's T20 clash with South Africa has been washed out and Brisbane Roar have all but wrapped up the A-League premier's plate with a win over Adelaide United.
March 10, 2014: Two RAAF maritime surveillance aircraft left Darwin overnight to help search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight which was carrying 239 passengers, including six Australians.
Few people have looked into the eyes of an attacking saltwater crocodile and lived to tell the tale - Todd Bairstow is one of them. The mine worker had been fishing in Far North Queensland when a crocodile grabbed him by the legs and dragged him into the water. For thirty long minutes, Todd wrestled with the croc in a deadly tug of war.