The fate of Melbourne's Palace Theatre could become a test case for whether to include the social history of an old building in the decision to demolish them.
Adam Cooper A passenger on a snorkelling trip suffered fatal injuries when he jumped from a boat and into its propellers, a court has heard.
Darren Gray The former chief fire officer of the state's environment department has urged the Andrews government to retain the 5 per cent fuel reduction burning target to reduce the threat of bushfires.
Miki Perkins, Rachel Browne Sean Towner at eight years old was just a tall, goofy kid. Almost a head above the pack with a Bieber-blonde bob, he was a long-limbed embodiment of enthusiasm over skill with a deep hankering to play the game like both his brothers.
Rachel Browne A new study from mental health charity beyondblue has revealed high levels of homophobia among teenage boys, leading to depression and anxiety among young gay people.
Michael Gordon Labor's immigration spokesman Richard Marles has been bumped off a VIP jet visit to the Manus Island detention centre after Labor supported a new inquiry into the detention centre operating on Nauru.
Kirsten Lawson and Thomas McIlroy ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr has dismissed discussion of changing the GST.
Chloe Booker A Sydneysider has had his two week old Maserati impounded for speeding in Victoria's north east.
Jane Lee Australian judges are using their assumptions about human behaviour, rather than scientific research, to help them decide criminal cases, the chairman of the royal commission into child sexual abuse says.
Latika Bourke A crackdown on superannuation concessions received by the wealthy appears to be the next major tax reform, with both sides of politics declaring they are looking to tackle the issue.