Despite a concerted push back from the industry, greyhound racing will be banned in NSW from July 1 next year after legislation passed the NSW Parliament.
Daniel Flitton The sight of a blue police uniform is treated warily by many people born in South Sudan living in Australia, according to a major new survey into migrant communities.
Adam Morton As the world endures a third straight year of record-breaking heat, a new study has given fresh insight into what global warming is likely to mean for Australians if it is not curbed.
James Massola Opposition leader Bill Shorten will look to turn the tables on the federal coalition and challenge Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to adopt Labor savings worth $80 billion over a decade.
Fergus Hunter Labor frontbencher Anthony Albanese has opened up about the childhood discovery that his father was alive and the search, decades later, for the man he knew almost nothing about.
Michael Koziol Bogans, bronzed Aussies and checkout chicks: snag yourself a battered sav and follow the wombat trail for some good old branch stacking.
Bianca Hall, Legal Affairs reporter The imprisonment rate for Aboriginal Australians has increased by an alarming 52 per cent
Georgina Mitchell A video of Salim Mehajer screaming threats, allegedly at his wife and her family, would be "chilling" for anyone who has experienced domestic violence, NSW Police deputy commissioner Mick Fuller said.
Mark Kenny Chinese investors are being encouraged to get in new bids for Australian infrastructure assets even though last week's rejection of the $10 billion Ausgrid bids by two Chinese mega-firms has sown panic in their ranks.
Sean Nicholls Premier Mike Baird is under fire for failing to respond for almost seven months to an "urgent" call to fix the system by which hundreds of millions of dollars worth of private property is being forcibly acquired for major infrastructure projects.
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