A mother and daughter who punched, bit and spat on a bus driver who asked them to pay for their fares have each been sentenced to a community order.
Joan Kirner, who died at the age of 76 after battling a long illness, will be farewelled at a state funeral on Friday.
A Melbourne woman had her former boyfriend killed the day before she was due to face him in court, a murder trial has heard.
A Victorian police officer will face court charged with perverting the course of justice and misconduct.
A $4 million research institute will investigate what attracts teens to extremist groups like Islamic State.
An inquest will be held into the death of a four-year-girl who was killed by a falling tree branch in Bendigo.
Melbourne man Peter Scully will face court in the Philippines on Tuesday accused of sexually abusing at least eight girls including an infant.
The Fair Work Commission has awarded a 2.5 per cent increase in the national minimum wage, leaving both business and unions disappointed.
A sacked Victorian education department finance manager has admitted stealing money from public schools for fake wages, holidays and parties.
Victoria's first female premier Joan Kirner will receive a state funeral on Friday as her death continues to garner tributes from across the country.
Joan Kirner, Victoria's first woman premier and a fierce advocate for women and education, has died, aged 76.