Christopher Pyne's bid to deregulate tertiary fees has suffered a major setback with the influential Group of Eight universities withdrawing support for any more compromises aimed at securing crossbench support.
Kristen Ochs A Richmond man who allegedly tried to pull another driver over using a red and blue strobe light has been arrested and charged with possession of dangerous weapons.
Latika Bourke Independent senator Jacqui Lambie has taken the first step towards forming her own political party by formally applying to set up the Jacqui Lambie Network.
Emma Partridge A boy, 12, has died after he was hit by a four-wheel-drive at Port Stephens, north of Newcastle on Monday afternoon.
A photo reportedly showing a Vietnamese girl in tears beside her pet dog, which had been put out for sale at a street-food stall, has gone viral and provoked discussions about the dog-meat trade.
Emma Partridge and Megan Levy A woman has been stabbed to death and her daughter was injured during a domestic dispute at a southern Sydney home on Monday night.
Peter Hannam Australia’s greenhouse emissions from the electricity sector jumped in the September quarter, reversing the industry’s declines during the two carbon tax years preceding it, the latest government data shows.
Julie Power t is all about the hair. It takes months, and we get quite precious about it," said a cattle breeder as she paid $70 for a large container of hair volumiser.
Paul Bibby On December 6, 2012 two-year-old Darcy Atkinson presented at Gosford Hospital with bruising on his arms, legs and ears, the stimulant Ritalin in his blood stream, and a severe brain injury that would claim his life soon after.
Miki Perkins, Rachel Browne Sean Towner at eight years old was just a tall, goofy kid. Almost a head above the pack with a Bieber-blonde bob, he was a long-limbed embodiment of enthusiasm over skill with a deep hankering to play the game like both his brothers.
A 17-year-old girl has suffered a head injury in a 15 metre cliff fall at Loves Bay.