NSW murder accused arrested at petty court
A man has been arrested over the execution-style murder of a Sydney underworld figure who was peppered with bullets as he got out of his car.
The Bureau of Meteorology says the week’s hot weather could break heat records nationally and in individual states.
Brisbane has reached hit 41.2C, the equal hottest December day on record, with several areas west of Queensland’s capital also recording 40C temperatures.
Business groups are urging the Morrison government to do more to lift economic growth after the mid-year budget review downgraded the outlook.
The auditor-general has found cost management by Defence remains a concern as it juggles major projects worth $64 billion.
A man is set to stand trial over the murder of his partner, who was found dead in a Melbourne Chinatown laneway.
A number of records tumbled at a wine auction over the weekend, including the sale of a 65-bottle set of Penfolds Grange.
A Victorian man extradited to Sydney has been charged with the cold-case murder of Tatiana Sokoloff, whose body was found on her back veranda in 1986.
The Morrison government’s mid-year budget update shows a softer than expected economy and lower than forecast surplus.
An 84-year-old Queensland man has pleaded guilty to stabbing an aged care resident in the face in June 2015.
A Sydney man says he went to Syria for honourable humanitarian reasons but left after being told to fight for ISIS.
Backburning efforts by the NSW Rural Fire Service went awry when a controlled fire breached a containment line and raced towards properties northwest of Sydney.
A “disturbed” Victorian man has avoided jail despite a prosecution appeal for his attack on paramedics, with a judge saying it is proof the new laws work.
Budget airline Jetstar is cutting 10 per cent of domestic flights in January to minimise passenger disruption as pay stoushes with two unions continue.
UPDATE, 2.50PM: Thirty-two vehicles are now responding to the fire which is still burning out of control.
POLICE have confirmed there are so suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a Cohuna woman.
A teenager waved goodbye to his family and told them he loved them after being sentenced to four years’ jail yesterday following the death of a man in Shepparton last year.