An hour after teenager Samantha Giufre left a Father's Day celebration, she was found unconscious with injuries that are so severe, she may never walk, talk or see properly again.
Gough and Margaret are the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt of Australia, says biographer Susan Mitchell.
State Government lawyers pursued a tough legal strategy against 15 victims of extreme child sexual abuse at a Northern NSW children's home, refusing to undertake mediation and hatching a plan for secret surveillance, the Royal Commission has heard.
Details of a secret agreement designed to manage the risk of organised crime infiltrating James Packer's proposed VIP casino at Barangaroo should be made public, an independent arbiter has found.
Building industry underworld figure George Alex will not appear before the royal commission into trade union corruption as scheduled on Thursday.
The Independent Commission Against Corruption has revealed it investigated one of its own officers for allegedly threatening a colleague with "physical harm".
With a market capitalisation of $1.7 billion, G8 eclipses a number of stocks at the bottom of the top 100 companies index.
Apple co-founder, Steve "Woz" Wozniak is set to begin teaching at UTS
As household finances improve to the tune of $625 a year and share prices fall, there are finally some reasons to buy retail stocks, Citi says.
Wagering giant William Hill, which runs the Sportingbet, Centrebet and TomWaterhouse.com brands locally, has blamed an increase in fees charged by state racing bodies for a 3 per cent fall in bets placed in the past quarter.