After eight years and over 77 million units sold, Microsoft looks set to announce the successor to the Xbox 360 video game console next week.May 19, 2013, 8:00 pm
Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott are back on par as preferred prime minister, the latest Fairfax-Nielsen poll shows.1 hour, 40 minutes ago
If Labor was expecting a boost from its budget, hopes have been dashed with the latest Newspoll showing nothing has changed.May 19, 2013, 10:43 pm
Prime Minister Julia Gillard says schools around the country will lose $16.2 billion over six years if the Gonski funding deal is dumped.May 19, 2013, 7:15 pm
Melbourne Archbishop Denis Hart will this week face a state parliamentary inquiry into child sexual abuse.May 19, 2013, 6:58 pm
South Australian senator Nick Xenophon says he would make a boost to tariffs on car imports a condition of his support in any balance of power negotiation.May 19, 2013, 6:57 pm
The government scans the political spectrum to find candidates for foreign postings, says Prime Minister Julia Gillard, in defence of a recent appointment.May 19, 2013, 6:57 pm
A truck crash that caused traffic gridlock in Melbourne last week highlights the need for the East West Link, the Victorian premier says.May 19, 2013, 6:11 pm
Finance Minister Penny Wong says Labor's priorities on taxpayer-funded travel for politicians are clear.May 19, 2013, 6:00 pm
Shadow treasurer Joe Hockey denies the coalition's deferral of superannuation contributions will lead to its scrapping.May 19, 2013, 4:27 pm
The NSW government is stepping up efforts to recover more than $909 million in unpaid fines.May 19, 2013, 3:22 pm
X marks the spot but could also help rewrite Australian history in the search for the origins of 1000 year-old coins found on an island off the north coast.May 19, 2013, 2:20 pm
Poor poll results haven't deterred Prime Minister Julia Gillard, who is focused on selling her school funding policy.May 19, 2013, 2:00 pm
A man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in the garage of a Liverpool home.May 19, 2013, 12:14 pm
Queensland learner driver tests will focus on high-risk manoeuvres, such as merging at high speeds, to combat rising road fatalities among young people.May 19, 2013, 11:30 am
A man will face court after he was allegedly caught with a bag of ice hidden in his underwear in the state's Riverina region.May 19, 2013, 11:04 am
A Melbourne woman is in hospital after being sexually assaulted on Sunday morning.May 19, 2013, 11:04 am
NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell has backed Tony Abbott's proposed tax review and says changes to the GST should be included.May 19, 2013, 11:03 am
NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell says he's determined to introduce hunting in national parks despite a shutdown of a similar program in South Australia.May 19, 2013, 11:03 am
NSW Labor leader John Robertson will introduce legislation into the NSW parliament giving early childhood centres the right to ban unvaccinated kids.May 19, 2013, 10:48 am
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