A massive explosion detonated in Melbourne's south-east in the early hours of Saturday.
Esther Han Peter Greste "shocked, outraged, angry" at the three-year jail sentence handed down by an Egyptian court on him and his two Al Jazeera colleagues.
Farrah Tomazin The rising threat of the Greens is forcing the major parties to dramatically rethink their political strategies, with Labor considering moving a key minister from the inner city and the Liberal Party ramping up efforts to safeguard its blue ribbon seats.
Adam Gartrell Flag costs detailed after $1.8 million blowout in hotel and taxi bills for the summit revealed.
Suzanne Carbone If two rebel fashionistas were in a rock band, they'd be called Kids in the Kitschen.
Philippa Hawker Melbourne graffiti artist Lush thought he was being trolled when he received an email invitation from artist and activist Banksy to take part in an international art event.
Farrah Tomazin Victoria's freedom-of-information watchdog has been embroiled in a "jobs for mates" controversy after spending almost $1 million on contractors linked to the outgoing commissioner's old workplace.
Cameron Houston, Chris Vedelago South American gang bosses believe Mick Gatto was responsible for a shipping container full of contraband going missing from Melbourne docks.
Adam Gartrell Tony Abbott's rush to join air strikes in Syria appears politically rather than strategically motivated, Middle East expert says.
Cosima Marriner A prestigious inner-city childcare centre has banned birthday cakes after some parents complained about too many cakes being served, sugar overload and children being left out due to allergies.