A Northern Territory Government proposal to introduce legislation that could see pregnant women prosecuted for drinking is facing strong opposition from alcohol research groups and Aboriginal leaders.
A psychologist who treated Daniel Morcombe's killer has given an insight into the mind of a serial child sex offender and how the prison system attempts to rehabilitate them.
Brett Peter Cowan has been sentenced to life in jail with a minimum non-parole period of 20 years for the murder of Sunshine Coast teenager Daniel Morcombe.
Retailers and consumer advocates say a move by the Reserve Bank (RBA) to overhaul credit card regulations should lead to more competition and lower interest rates.
A Sydney couple has opened the doors of Australia's first family daycare service for children with autism.
Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce has told a Senate inquiry into the future of the airline that he is determined to go ahead with significant job cuts to slash costs.
The Fremantle Dockers opened the 2014 AFL season with an emphatic 70-point thumping of Collingwood at Docklands on Friday night.
A 65-year-old man from the United States has drowned at Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory.
Tasmania's Premier is questioning the economic credibility of the Liberal Party as political parties make their final pitches to voters before tomorrow's state election.
South Australian police have picked up a drink driver with a blood alcohol reading of 0.370.
A 62-year-old American tourist on a group trip to Kakadu has drowned at a waterfall in a remote part of the national park.
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