Northern Territory Police officers have told a coronial inquest in Darwin that an abduction and subsequent suicide last year was "the most dangerous possible scenario" and that their response was justified.
A research project looking at the impact feral cats have on small native animals has been launched today in the Kakadu National Park.
A 37-year-old man has been remanded in custody after facing court charged with the murder of a Katherine tradesman.
More than 4,000 buffalo have been culled from the Arafura Swamp in the Northern Territory this year as part of ongoing efforts to protect what is a wetland of national significance.
The Darwin Port Corporation says it is on track to export a record number of live cattle this year, with almost 370,000 head being shipped out.
Flooding from heavy rainfall in the past 24 hours has caused road closures across central Australia.
A mother has tearfully told an inquest she tried to get police to lock up her son weeks before he killed himself after abducting his ex-partner from a women's shelter.
Workers at the Darwin coach transit centre near the city's main tourist strip say they feel threatened by habitual drunks with ready access to takeaway alcohol.
Darwin police say they expect to make more arrests after half a dozen teenagers broke into a house, stole two cars and set one on fire.
Mining company Rio Tinto remains silent about claims there are legal problems associated with the planned closure of its Gove alumina refinery.
Live export prices are continuing to rise, with feeder steers attracting up to $2.25 per kilogram this month (ex Darwin).