EVENING UPDATE

The mother of missing Hunter Valley toddler, Leonie Hutchinson, has been charged with her murder, 15-years after the little girl’s disappearance.

Treasurer Scott Morrison has come under fire from Labor, for back peddling on cuts to income tax.

Marco Rubio has ended his presidential campaign, as rival Donald Trump edges closer to the Republican nomination.

And a big day for Aussie surfers on the Gold Coast, with Matt Wilkinson taking out the Quicksilver Pro.

Compatriot Tyler Wright claimed the women’s title.