Australian judges are using their assumptions about human behaviour, rather than scientific research, to help them decide criminal cases, the chairman of the royal commission into child sexual abuse says.
James Robertson The Greens have hailed the state election result not just for the four seats it may win but for its second-place showing in several others, where the party believes it is consolidating as voters' alternative choice in affluent parts of Sydney.
Emma Partridge A woman has been stabbed to death and her daughter was injured during a domestic dispute at a southern Sydney home on Monday night.
Latika Bourke A crackdown on superannuation concessions received by the wealthy appears to be the next major tax reform, with both sides of politics declaring they are looking to tackle the issue.
Julie Power t is all about the hair. It takes months, and we get quite precious about it," said a cattle breeder as she paid $70 for a large container of hair volumiser.
Emma Partridge He got shot in the neck but he does not want to talk about it.
Peter Hannam Australia’s greenhouse emissions from the electricity sector jumped in the September quarter, reversing the industry’s declines during the two carbon tax years preceding it, the latest government data shows.
Emma Partridge A boy, 12, has died after he was hit by a four-wheel-drive at Port Stephens, north of Newscastle on Monday afternoon.
Julia Medew and Adam Cooper A Melbourne man accused of posing as a gynaecologist and IVF expert may have been giving his patients animal products as an alternative treatment for infertility.
James Robertson On Monday night, the outcome in four seats in the state election remained close.
Kurri resident Herbert 'Nobby' Bartlett has been found alive in grassland in Maitland, after going missing from Maitland ...