About 400 unaccompanied children are now seeking asylum in Australia. Rachel Kleinman meets one young man struggling to live with an uncertain future.
A death threat to NSW construction union veteran Brian Fitzpatrick after he blew the whistle on the union's links to an organised crime figure is being examined by the royal commission on union corruption.
A Melbourne developer has accused Victoria's powerful construction union of demanding he employ union boss John Setka's brother-in-law and his best friend on $70,000 a year jobs in return for securing industrial peace.
Fresh claims have surfaced against Australian entertainer Rolf Harris, who is expected to be jailed after being found guilty on Monday of 12 charges of indecent assault against four girls.
It was meant to be a fun gap year in the US for 21-year-old Amy Matthews, but her dream turned into a nightmare when she was shot in the face during a New Orleans firefight.
As the world responds to an astounding Wimbledon upset, it appears the Australian teen behind the win is still in shock himself.
A lethal bait called "curiosity" designed to kill feral cats will be the initial focus of a new national commissioner to save threatened species.
Having a mental illness should not be an ''automatic entry'' to a lifetime of welfare support Beyondblue chairman Jeff Kennett has said, embracing a federal government proposal to shift more people with mental illness into work.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten says Labor played politics too aggressively against Malcolm Turnbull as opposition leader, helping to destroy his leadership in 2009 and ruin a carbon trading consensus.
The Liberal senator, whose dissenting report the federal government is relying on to hose down calls for a royal commission on Commonwealth Bank, did not turn up to a crucial hearing at which victims of the bank's financial planning scandal gave evidence.
Parkes was treated to an exciting day of elimination semi-final hockey last Saturday. Both Parkes United men and ...
The final of the Minor Fours was played last Saturday with a very close contest highlighted by some ...
Parkes United women are only one win away from the Western Premier League grand final after a dramatic ...
A round up of last weekend's Junior and Open Ladies soccer.