Aboriginal landowners at Kakadu don't feel safe on their land after the Ranger mine leak, and have been left off a clean-up taskforce by the government.
A child sex abuse victim says she made a disclosure to senior Catholic Church figures two decades before she finally received compensation.
Labor MPs Martin Foley and Wade Noonan have been elected to the Victorian shadow cabinet.
Two premiers have called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to dip into the federal budget to prop up jobs after Holden's decision to stop production.
Paid parental leave, infrastructure, manufacturing and federalism will be on the agenda of Tony Abbott's first COAG meeting with premiers.
The father of Jill Meagher is facing financial ruin and serious health problems while he struggles to cope with his daughter's violent death.
Queensland's deputy premier Jeff Seeney says activists will say anything to shut down the coal industry but the public shouldn't be fooled.
A Cairns man found guilty of murdering his wife and dissolving her body in acid has been sentenced to life in prison following an eight day trial.
Victorian Premier Denis Napthine has urged Holden to step up and help its workers retrain before it ends Australian manufacturing in 2017.
A man who marched with his twin brother in last year's Anzac Day parade pretending to be a digger - wearing full uniform and war medals - has been fined.
As the NT awaits NAPLAN results and the findings of the first education review, it is still unclear how many teachers will lose their jobs.
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