Passing motorists who pulled a baby from a car that burst into flames after colliding with a truck have been praised for their heroic actions.November 15, 2013, 6:18 am
Two ancient Buddha statues, worth up to $2 million, have been stolen from a house in the Adelaide Hills.November 15, 2013, 6:01 am
The Labor Party is bracing itself for a by-election loss in Kevin Rudd's Queensland seat next year, with insiders saying only the former prime minister's profile saved it from the coalition on September 7.November 15, 2013, 5:09 am
A man has been assaulted and a woman and girl threatened in a home invasion in Sydney's west, police say.November 15, 2013, 5:08 am
A man has died and four others have been injured in a head-on crash on the Western Freeway in Melbourne.November 15, 2013, 4:48 am
Treasurer Joe Hockey is facing his first Budget crisis, threatening to shut government services because of a stand-off with Labor over an increase in Australia's debt ceiling.November 15, 2013, 2:20 am
A 30-year-old man has been charged with firearm and drug offences after a raid on a Sydney home uncovered a pen gun, a crossbow and slingshots.November 15, 2013, 1:26 am
Sydney police have charged a man with murder over the fatal stabbing of his daughter, who died after being found wounded outside a unit block.November 15, 2013, 1:13 am
NSW Director of Public Prosecutions, Lloyd Babb SC, has announced his decision to appeal the sentence handed to Kieran Loveridge.November 14, 2013, 11:10 pm
Activists will use proxies from shareholders to attend Lend Lease's AGM, where they will asks about plans to build a port near the Great Barrier Reef.November 14, 2013, 9:11 pm
The Dja Dja Wurrung people have settled with the Victorian government for traditional ownership of 266,500 hectares of land under state legislation.November 14, 2013, 9:02 pm
Six soldiers have been sacked for producing or distributing highly inappropriate material demeaning women.November 14, 2013, 8:14 pm
The ABC news agenda is unbalanced and fixated on same-sex marriage, says a Liberal senator questioning public funding of the broadcaster.November 14, 2013, 8:01 pm
The Abbott government says it can't release documents on its decision to give the Reserve Bank an $8.8 billion grant.November 14, 2013, 8:01 pm
Health officials say 700 people could have been exposed to salmonella in a Brisbane outbreak being linked to the death of a 77-year-old woman.November 14, 2013, 7:58 pm
Cabinet has given the go-ahead for a royal commission into Labor's home insulation scheme, blamed for four deaths.November 14, 2013, 7:44 pm
Controversial boxer Anthony Mundine says a suspected arson attack on his Sydney cafe has given him "fire in the belly" for his next fight.November 14, 2013, 7:32 pm
The global burden of diabetes will surge from 382 million people to 592 million by 2035, according to an International Diabetes Federation atlas.November 14, 2013, 7:10 pm
Treasurer Joe Hockey has rejected a Senate amendment to raise the debt limit to $400 billion, rather than the $500 billion he sought.November 14, 2013, 6:54 pm
An unraced sibling to Black Caviar is in a battle for his life after getting laminitis in his two front hooves following treatment for a spider bite.November 14, 2013, 6:53 pm
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