Pharmaceutical companies will be put under the microscope by the Senate tax avoidance inquiry which recently exposed rampant "offshoring" of profits by Google, Apple and Microsoft.
Lisa Visentin A 54-year-old man has been charged with child grooming offences in Newcastle after an undercover police sting operation.
Sarah Whyte Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has defended the government's decision not to resettle the thousands of Rohingyan and Burmese asylum seekers at the centre of the escalating migrant crisis, saying Australia is not in a position to help every displaced person in the world.
Peter Hannam Sydney's run of mostly mild weather has come to a blustery, soggy end with heavy rain and damaging winds whipping through the city.
Chris Ward "I have what it takes as a hard core Extreme Huntress":
Andrew Darby Cadbury is to sack 80 people in Hobart, as the venerable chocolate maker's rocky road rolls on following the loss of a $16 million Federal Government grant.
Louise Hall Ice user Michael Duffy replied 'Yeah OK' when Colleen Ayers' murderer told him, 'We are going to smash her", a court has been told.
Megan Levy The grieving parents of a toddler who drowned in a backyard swimming pool weeks after he was taken into foster care in Sydney's north-west say their son should never have been placed in a home that was unsafe for children.
Patrick Begley A psychologist in Sydney's west has been charged with sexually assaulting a patient in his rooms.
Ross Peake What would Robert Menzies think if he was still around to see a police officer carrying a rifle at the front door of Parliament House?