A man allegedly known as "Mr Ice" to Kings Cross drug users in Sydney has been arrested and charged with drug offences.
Commissioner Walter Sofronoff will hand down his report and recommendations stemming from this year's inquiry into the deadly 2011 Grantham floods.
Volkswagen customers can check online or by phoning the company whether their cars are among more than 77,000 affected in Australia.
Police have questioned and released two men picked up in pre-dawn raids following the fatal shooting of a NSW police accountant.
Fire crews have a big task ahead to build containment lines around a 4000-hectare bushfire near Lancefield in central Victoria.
Inspectors have expressed concerns about restraint methods used on troubled young people at a Townsville youth detention centre.
Opposition leader Bill Shorten says a Labor government would transform infrastructure funding to attract more private sector investment.
The Victorian government will review how a controlled burn got away from firefighters and destroyed two homes. The home owners may be eligible for compensation...
Today's arrests in Sydney follow a string of raids across Australia targeting terror suspects. Multicultural groups say they have greatly affected the Muslim...
A bouncer had to have part of his skull removed after he was knocked to the ground in a one-punch attack outside the Sydney nightclub where he worked.
A civil engineer from the University of Newcastle has been named NSW Scientist of the Year for his research into transport and energy infrastructure.
A new survey suggests the education system is failing to provide the skills to run or create a new business.
Angry residents near a raging Victorian bushfire have been warned there could be more property losses from a controlled burn that got out of control.
Once-great jockey Danny Nikolic has been allowed to return to Victorian racecourses but his rider's licence application has been denied.

Former HSU official's home raided

The NSW home of former union official Kathy Jackson has been raided as a court battle between her and the Health Services Union continues.

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