The man accused of murdering Sydney businessman Morgan Huxley will remain locked up until his next court appearance in JanuaryOctober 15, 2013, 10:16 am
The Victorian government has reached a refinancing deal with AquaSure on the state's desalination plant which it says will lead to savings on water bills.October 15, 2013, 9:51 am
The CFMEU has joined a growing list of groups and high-profile people who are campaigning to curb violence against women.October 15, 2013, 9:32 am
Another man has been charged with being an accessory after the murder of Sydney man Elisha "Sam" Karmas, who has been missing since 2011.October 15, 2013, 9:24 am
A Bendigo man has lost nearly $30,000 to scammers claiming to be Westpac and Victorian government officials.October 15, 2013, 9:14 am
SA Premier Jay Weatherill says any offender whose bodily fluid comes into contact with a police officer should be tested for infectious diseases.October 15, 2013, 9:02 am
Lawyers for a second man charged with the murder of a Sydney fruit shop worker have not sought bail.October 15, 2013, 8:08 am
Treasurer Joe Hockey says the prospect of the US defaulting on its debt obligations is "inconceivable", but the government has plans just in case.October 15, 2013, 8:05 am
A teacher says he believes the majority of 312 young chickens stolen from a South Australian school were suffocated.October 15, 2013, 6:12 am
An 18-year-old man will face a Newcastle court after he allegedly shot a woman, 25, in the leg.October 15, 2013, 4:47 am
An Australian expert is worried about the growing popularity of synthetic drugs and says there is no way of knowing what is in them.October 15, 2013, 4:16 am
Australian scientists believe two drugs can be combined to treat difficult triple-negative breast cancer.October 15, 2013, 4:15 am
Police have charged a man who allegedly held up a petrol station on the NSW Central Coast.October 15, 2013, 3:31 am
Former foreign affairs minister Bob Carr has told the Labor Party it must mirror Tony Abbott's hardline stance on boat people or face many years in Opposition.October 15, 2013, 2:10 am
Police have arrested another man after a western Sydney fruit shop employee was shot to death during an alleged robbery.October 14, 2013, 8:00 pm
People living in poverty in rural Australia face bigger challenges accessing health and education services than poor people in major cities, a report says.October 14, 2013, 6:57 pm
Labor's shadow frontbench includes 11 women and six new faces as Opposition Leader Bill Shorten seeks a new direction for his party.October 14, 2013, 5:31 pm
Emergency services have conducted land and air searches of Bribie Island, but failed to find any trace of 73-year-old Michael Newbon.October 14, 2013, 4:55 pm
Queensland's government wants a new casino in Brisbane and says it could allow two more across the state to entice more Asian high-rollers.October 14, 2013, 4:46 pm
Jurors in the trial of former Bundaberg surgeon Jayant Patel are set to continue deliberations on Tuesday morning.October 14, 2013, 3:38 pm
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