A total of 55,482 students across the state will get their ATAR today, with nearly one-third to receive 80.00 or more.
Local shares are poised to open higher after the Federal Reserve eased concerns about the outlook for US interest rates.
Topping the state in dance was not entirely unexpected for 18-year-old Jessica Goodfellow, who was headhunted by the Sydney Dance Company during her final year of high school.
Parramatta Marist High is the big mover this year among the state's top HSC schools.
Apple halted online sales of its iPhones, iPads and other products in Russia after this week’s “extreme” ruble fluctuations.
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ABC journalists were in tears on Wednesday afternoon after being told their positions would become redundant.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has ordered an urgent inquiry into the deadly Martin Place siege as the NSW Police faced fierce scrutiny over why the gunman was free despite the raft of serious criminal charges against him.
The apparent decision by the AFL to postpone the auction of its television sporting rights until Network Ten's future is clearer is understandable – the football organisation wants as many bidders in the room as possible.
In her start-of-year speech, Shelford Girls' Grammar captain Florence Potter rallied her class to break the school into the top-10 VCE performers.