One Nation staffer Sean Black has been granted bail after facing Brisbane Magistrates Court on assault charges.
The NSW Premier has given "an absolute commitment" to review each recommendation handed down in a coronial inquiry into the 2014 Lindt Cafe siege.
Construction work fell by a worse-than-expected 0.7 per cent in the March quarter, with weaker residential activity a main factor.
Former Fremantle AFL player Shane Yarran is in custody over an incident overnight in which he was arrested after being caught by a police dog.
Former NSW top cop Andrew Scipione did become involved in operations during the Lindt Cafe siege despite insisting he played no such role, a coroner has found.
Hollywood comic actress Rebel Wilson has cried several times while telling a Melbourne court how a series of gossip magazine stories ruined her career.
Communications Minister Mitch Fifield says a Quadrant article claiming the Manchester bombing should have been carried out at the ABC is a new low.
A man has been charged with arson and property damage in relation to a car explosion outside the office of the Australian Christian Lobby.
A Tasmanian MP has labelled a bill to legalise euthanasia as "dangerous", while others are in favour of the move ahead of a potential conscience vote.
One Nation leader Pauline Hanson and Nationals senator Barry O'Sullivan say they've seen proof of cattle rustling on repossessed farms.
Nathan Tinkler and two of his senior executive partners have been banned from corporate management by the corporate watchdog.
NSW Coroner Michael Barnes says snipers in the Lindt Cafe siege believe they did not have lawful authority to shoot terrorist Man Haron Monis.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says constitutional recognition needs to be embraced by indigenous Australians if it is to be proposed at all.
The West Australian and federal governments could soon be working together on jobs and infrastructure under a new 'city deal'.
Treasurer Scott Morrison has implored Labor to put politics aside and support an across-the-board hike to the Medicare levy.
NSW Coroner Michael Barnes says terrorist Man Haron Monis was narcissistic, antisocial and deluded, but not psychotic at the time of the Lindt cafe siege.
Former CIA director John Brennan told has Congress he personally warned Russia against interfering in the US presidential election.