For the second time in a month local seamen have been forcibly taken off ships operated by aluminium companies, and replaced by low-paid, foreign seafarers.
Ava Benny-Morrison Dressed in only a fleece top and track pants, the 11-year-old was placed on a metal garden chair in the cold and dark surrounds of a garden shed.
James Robertson It really ought to be one of those "yes or no" questions. But when it comes to council mergers, nothing is that simple.
Damien Murphy The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has been told Cardinal George Pell's health could be at risk if he travelled to Australia to give evidence.
Adam Gartrell Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has begun talking up the problems with raising the GST in a sign his appetite for an increase could be waning.
Paul Bibby An infamous murderer who has spent more than 42 years in jail for his crimes has been denied leave to appeal his life sentence by the State's highest court.
Chris Johnston Matthew Graham – known on his empire of darknet paedophilia websites as "Lux" – was, according to his family, a normal suburban Melbourne boy until he was 15.
Kim Arlington It's one of the worst things you can do while pregnant, yet 60 per cent did it without realising.
Confidential cabinet document obtained by Fairfax Media contains explosive recommendations.
Matthew Knott, Benjamin Preiss State governments have condemned the Turnbull government's bid to take over responsibility for funding TAFE, saying the federal government instead needs to focus on repairing its scandal-plagued vocational loans scheme.