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Grey Derby lit up by stars at Flemington
OVERSEAS stars and an out-of-town winner have brightened up a grey Derby Day in Melbourne.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 08:00:12 GMT)

Wild storms ravage Sydney
A LIGHTNING strike has sparked a house fire in Sydney's south-west while a roof has been blown off as wild storms sweep across the city.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:32:06 GMT)

Total fire ban across NSW
NSW is set to swelter with temperatures expected to reach up to 39 degrees and a total fire ban has been issued for parts of the state.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:28:10 GMT)

Man arrested after dramatic Sydney chase
A MAN has taken police on a car chase through Sydney after allegedly stabbing a woman. But in the end he led officers to a police station.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 05:57:11 GMT)

Anzac prime ministers honour WWI troops
THE prime ministers of the Anzac nations have paid tribute to those who served in WWI in Albany, WA, where the first convoy of diggers set sail.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 05:12:06 GMT)

Cat dead after arrow attack in Sydney
A SMALL cat has died on the operating table after it was shot with two arrows in Sydney's west.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 05:00:10 GMT)

WA native title $1.3 billion offer
THE West Australian government is ready to offer a $1.3 billion native title deal to traditional owners in the state's south west.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 05:00:08 GMT)

Labor pledges 400 new Vic custody officers
POLICE officers will be freed up to catch crooks under a plan from Victoria's opposition.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:42:15 GMT)

No bail after flatmate ad used for assault
A MAN is facing nine sexual assault charges after a teenager and woman told police he allegedly assaulted them after they responded to his flatmate ad.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:00:08 GMT)

Farming took place before fatal SA fire
FIREFIGHTERS across Australia are mourning a CFS volunteer who died after suffering severe burns in a fire in South Australia's mid north.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:37:10 GMT)

Hobbs' LNP replacement named in Warrego
AN electorate officer has been named to replace long-standing Warrego MP Howard Hobbs at the next Queensland election.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:34:08 GMT)

Albany's Anzac centenary in full swing
TOP military brass, dignitaries and tens of thousands of spectators are honouring the Anzacs at centenary commemorations on WA's southern coast.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:07:11 GMT)

Man charged with accessory to NSW murder
POLICE investigating the disappearance of a man on the NSW Central Coast in 1995 have charged a man with being an accessory to murder.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:32:11 GMT)

Gillard to address conduct claims
EX-PM Julia Gillard notes she did not commit any crime in relation to her ex-boyfriend's union slush fund, but will address "questionable" conduct claims.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:26:06 GMT)

Marine reserves blocked for the Antarctic
ENVIRONMENTAL campaigners have slammed China and Russia for blocking the creation of two large marine reserves in the Antarctic.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:17:07 GMT)

Former UN rep named environment ambassador
NEWLY appointed ambassador for the environment Peter Woolcott will take on the responsibilities of climate change ambassador as well.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:00:09 GMT)

Aust to invest $8.8m to boost Fiji jobs
SMALL businesses in rural areas and outer islands of Fiji will receive a boost in jobs as a result of $8.8m in Australian funding, the government says.
(Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:22:06 GMT)

Perth house sales drop while prices rise
RENTS in Perth have dropped by about $10 per week and the median purchase price for first home buyers in the city has also decreased, new data shows.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:33:07 GMT)

G20 legislation activated in Brisbane
PARTS of South Brisbane have become restricted areas under special G20 legislation.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:19:16 GMT)

Tropical cyclone season begins
FIVE cyclones are expected to form off Queensland this wet season, with the first expected about mid-January.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:19:15 GMT)

Vasse by-election final result announced
RESULTS for the Vasse by-election in WA are due to be officially declared with Liberal candidate Libby Mettam taking the vacant seat.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:19:14 GMT)

First strike: Charges recommended
WHAT the unions royal commissioner has been urged to do.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:16:07 GMT)

Gillard conduct "questionable" over fund
LAWYERS for the unions royal commission have reported former PM Julia Gillard did not know about an alleged corrupt slush fund run by her boyfriend.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:35:11 GMT)

War medals nicked as owner sleeps
A THIEF has broken into a home in Sydney's south and stolen three World War II medals and a Royal Australian Air Force coin.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:27:09 GMT)

Green bank makes money, cuts emissions
THE Clean Energy Finance Corporation says it's helped create $3.2 billion worth of projects in its first year of operation.
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:23:11 GMT)

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