WA premier gets death threats in ports row
WA’s premier says social media posts by the militant maritime union in a row over the state’s plans to shift port operations prompted death threats against him.
A man who murdered another man with a broken beer bottle during an “extended and brutal” ordeal in western Sydney will spend at least 12 years in prison.
The Morrison government will soon pick an independent inspector-general to police live animal exports after the bill re-establishing the role passed parliament.
NT senator Sam McMahon has urged the government to look at oil, gas and nuclear power as a way to address a looming energy crisis.
Labor has asked questions about a Liberal Party fundraising vehicle that appears to be running from junior minister Jason Wood’s electorate office in Victoria.
The federal government has revived draft laws for an amnesty for employers who haven’t paid superannuation, following confusion after the previous bill lapsed.
Australian Space Agency development has presented as the key issue South Australian Premier Steven Marshall hopes the prime minister will take to the US.
A new report co-authored by former Greens senator Scott Ludlum highlights an erosion in press freedoms in Australia over the past 15 years.
A woman charged over a fatal Melbourne hit-and-run has has been given bail again, after being re-arrested for breaching a ban on contacting her co-accused.
What we learned, heard and were amused by in Question Time on Wednesday.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews won’t interfere with a tribunal set up to stop politicians choosing their own pay, which has granted him a hefty pay rise.
An Adelaide tetraplegic on trial over the attempted murder of his ex-partner’s new lover had no motive, his lawyer says.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he never takes the relationship with the US for granted and it is much stronger than simple ties between leaders.
Smokers will need to butt out when visiting Melbourne’s Bourke Street Mall after a ban was passed to let people breathe easier.
A man was located with life-threatening injuries on the Murray Valley Highway in Cohuna. It is believed the incident happened about 6am but the man was unable to be revived and died at the scene. More to come
Homicide Squad detectives have charged an Echuca man with murder following the death of another man in Daltons Bridge near Cohuna yesterday. A 29-year-old Daltons Bridge man was located with life threatening injuries at an address on Easton Rd...
Emergency services are responding to a major collision on the Goulburn Valley Hwy near Gillespies Rd. The highway is closed in both directions and is under Victoria Police control. It will re-open when it is safe to do so. Drivers have been asked to...