A baby girl who died two hours after birth would have had a greater chance of survival if her mother's obstetrician made better decisions while caring for her at a small Victorian hospital, a coroner has found.
Gareth Hutchens Treasurer Joe Hockey has increased pressure on Labor Leader Bill Shorten to agree to an increase in the GST if that is what state Premiers and Treasurers want, saying it would be "ridiculous" if Labor knocked the idea back for political reasons.
Georgina Mitchell It can't be fun to be on the receiving end of a blast from Alan Jones.
Stephanie Gardiner "I don't know what he might do. I'm worried that one day he might hurt me." Marcela Castaneda had "chilling insight" into the fate of her relationship, court hears.
Gareth Hutchens Labor has slammed Treasurer Joe Hockey for trying to pressure it to support an increase in the GST, but it has flagged it is open to considering a new property levy to replace state stamp duties.
Patrick Begley When two teenagers found a woman's body beside a creek off a walking track in Hornsby bushland, NSW police called in the Homicide Squad. But now the two main suspects are poverty and winter.
Nassim Khadem Treasurer Joe Hockey has reaffirmed his commitment to addressing bracket creep in the upcoming tax review after consultancy warns its impact may be more economically damaging than a small rise in the GST.
Jacob Saulwick and Jack Fisher The state government is considering narrowing yet more footpaths in Sydney's Central Business District to add traffic lanes.
Lucy Battersby Ten years of surveying marriages and de facto relationships in Australia has delivered one overwhelming fact: women are less satisfied with their relationships than men are.
Kimberley Le Lievre Queanbeyan City Council's new general manager Peter Tegart has started work.