Sounds of pilot trying to smash his way back into locked cockpit have emerged on voice recorder, investigator says.
Dan Harrison Former US president George W Bush once called John Howard a "man of steel" in a reference to his steadfast support for the United States-led invasion of Iraq.
Alistair Walsh They're deserting the sun-drenched city in droves and who can blame them?
Aisha Dow A program that seeks out homeless people at risk of premature death has reported strong results, with 70 per cent of participants off the streets and living in their own home within two years.
Phillip Thomson Public service commissioner debated union official Nadine Flood early Friday morning. And they didn't hold back.
Mark Russell The Supreme Court trial of a young mother accused of killing her newborn baby and leaving her under a tree will go ahead, after the Director of Public Prosecutions refused to drop the criminal case against her.
Marissa Calligeros A woman was running to catch her 7.55am train to Flinders Street when her hand became jammed in the carriage doors. She now owes her life to the quick-thinking passengers who spotted her.
Cameron Atfield The race to replace Brett Mason as a Liberal National Party senator has officially begun, with a call for nominations circulated on Friday morning.
Marissa Calligeros Pub brawl sours man's 21st birthday celebrations.
Mark Russell A former Christian Brother who was part of a notorious paedophile ring involving the clergy in Ballarat has been jailed for a minimum of three years for abusing 20 young boys.