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Sean Nicholls Richard Capuano is accusing Roads and Maritime Services of bullying tactics as he fights the agency in the Land and Environment Court.
Heath Aston Kristina Photios has quit the Liberal Party after 12 years to speak out against a "vocal minority" of conservatives.
Noel Towell 'Barnaby's feathering his own nest.'
Stephanie Peatling Front-line services offering programs to tackle homelessness will be given a funding reprieve by the Turnbull government.
Sean Nicholls Taxpayers continue to fund the generous pension plans of criminal former politicians.
Fergus Hunter The Labor Party has given Australia's authors, booksellers and publishers an early Christmas present, revealing it will oppose any attempt to remove restrictions on parallel imports of books.
The St Mary's Cathedral underwent a dramatic transformation on Thursday night, turning into a magical castle as part of a free show that will continue until Christmas Day.
Adam Morton The Turnbull government is sitting on advice that an emissions intensity scheme would make electricity bills cheaper.
Rachel Olding A shop owner has been charged with selling toxic moonshine alcohol that killed three people near the north-western NSW town of Collarenebri.