A Sydney student who was allegedly given $4.6 million after a Westpac banking glitch appeared to be living the high-life in a harbour-view apartment until her arrest this week.
Emma Partridge Former detective Roger Rogerson has taken the stand to give evidence at his NSW Supreme Court murder trial on Friday.
Nicole Hasham The federal government has paid compensation to a charity group it wrongly accused of encouraging asylum seekers at Nauru to harm themselves in order to embarrass the former Abbott administration, conceding it had "no reason" to cast doubt on the group's reputation.
The Barton Highway was shut down on Friday afternoon as crews attempted to retrieve a truck which had crashed off the road earlier in the day.
Cameron Atfield Website blunder and well-oiled anti-Coalition campaign spoils Trevor Evans' entrance.
Rory Callinan Veteran aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson was banking on a "blend-in" strategy to try to avoid the many hostile groups posing a deadly threat to Westerners in Afghanistan.
It seems like an age but the 44th Parliament began only two and a half years ago. As it officially closes ahead of the eight-week election campaign, here are the highlight and lowlights, some you may have forgotten and some you'll wish you could.
Peter Hannam The government says its new native vegetation laws will protect biodiversity. Even the Queensland government warns against them.
Heath Aston, political correspondent Employers that churn through subsidised interns will be 'weeded out of the system'.
Richard Willingham and Matt Wade Residents in Melbourne's most sought after inner metropolitan and bayside suburbs are the big beneficiaries of tax cuts detailed in Scott Morrison's first budget.
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