Shorten wins carefully managed conference
Bill Shorten has come out of a carefully stage managed Labor national conference in a strong position to attack the next federal election.
Senator Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party has disendorsed newly-elected Victorian upper house MP Catherine Cumming, a day before she’s endorsed.
The Queensland Court of Appeal has increased the jail sentence handed to the man who delivered the punch that killed teenager Cole Miller.
An aged care worker who assaulted an 82-year-old man with dementia in a Sydney nursing home has pleaded guilty.
The man accused of the Claremont serial murders had “stories of interest” on his electronic devices, the Perth court that will hear his epic trial has heard.
The Independent Commission Against Corruption has raided the NSW Labor party’s Sydney headquarters in relation to a 2015 fundraising event.
Tigerair Australia says the captain of a Melbourne-bound flight turned back to Sydney after “an incident on board” that has been referred to police.
NSW crown prosecutor Margaret Cunneen will be on an expert panel assembled to help design the federal government’s corruption watchdog.
Emergency doctors are calling for better drinking habits after alcohol-related harm was related to one in seven ED admissions at one stage over the weekend.
Senator David Leyonhjelm wants colleagues to provide affidavits for his defence of a defamation lawsuit, a judge has been told.
A teenager will spend at least 14 years behind bars after fatally stabbing father-of-four Paul Costa in the neck during a Melbourne carjacking gone wrong.
A South Australian coroner has ruled that seven prison guards must give evidence at an inquest into the death of an inmate in 2016.
Energy Minister Angus Taylor says power generation in the National Electricity Market will fall to 26 per cent below 2005 levels within four years.
Former ABC chairman Justin Milne’s term for a ‘stupid’ phrase in place of firing staff has won The Plain English Foundation’s worst phrase for 2018.
A VERDICT of not guilty to both attempted murder and murder was handed down to the Deniliquin woman who murdered her son in the Murray River last year.
Due to heavy rainfall and resulting flood waters, roads across the region are closed with motorists and residents urged to take care in this treacherous weather. More than 50 mm has fell in the last 24 hours with more rain forecasted. Motorists...
THERE will be no three-peat at the 2019 Southern 80 — Merc Force has pulled out of contention.
EMERGENCY services are responding to a boat fire on the Murray River near Torrumbarry. It is believed the boat had not been in the water long before it exploded. No-one was seriously injured but one person is being treated for minor burns, It is not...